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Arkansas judge is charged in death of son left in hot car

An Arkansas judge has been charged with negligent homicide in the death of his son whom he left in the back seat of a hot car for five hours last July

Veteran newsman Joe Danborn named AP's Rockies news editor

Veteran Associated Press editor Joe Danborn has been named the cooperative's Rockies news editor

Feds Say They're Willing To Call Google's Autonomous Car A 'Driver'

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's decision is just an interpretation of existing federal law.

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Town building public beer fountain

A town in Slovenia is deciding to invest $400,000 to create a public beer fountain. The hope is that tourists will come and check it out and drink their local beers. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.

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Reports Claim Catholic Bishops Aren't Required To Report Sexual Abuse

A Vatican training document allegedly says victims and their guardians are responsible for reporting child sex abuse cases that occur in the church.

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Congress likely to give final OK to local Internet tax ban

Congress a step away from permanently barring state, local governments from taxing Internet

Brazil and University of Texas reach deal on Zika vaccine

Brazilian Health Minister Marcelo Castro said the South American country is signing an agreement with the University of Texas to develop a vaccine against the Zika virus

Nokia Q2 profit surges to $560 million buoyed by licenses

Nokia Corp. sees strong fourth-quarter profit growth to $560 million on a slight increase in sales, buoyed by income from licensing fees

Einstein Was Right: Scientists Just Showed Gravitational Waves Exist

Scientists have observed gravitational waves passing through Earth, confirming one of the last predictions of Einstein's theory of general relativity.

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APNewsBreak: Report says EPA knew mine spill was possible

A U.S. House probe of a mine waste accident in Colorado that fouled rivers in three Western states has found further evidence that Environmental Protection Agency workers knew a spill from the gold mine was possible

Fire breaks out at northern Mexico prison; deaths reported

A prison in northern Mexico is ablaze and local media say numerous inmates appear to have died

Woman charged with stealing from home where bodies found

Authorities say a Massachusetts woman has been charged with stealing items from a man's apartment last year while he and his 11-year-old daughter lay dead inside

No charges filed against Tennessee officers who killed man

The district attorney's office will not file charges against the six Chattanooga officers who fatally shot a black man who authorities say threatened a child and an officer who tried to help

Was Deadpool Really Just Named 'Sexiest Dad Alive'?

Ryan Reynolds, the star of the upcoming movie "Deadpool," was just named People magazine's Sexiest Dad Alive.

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Scientist announce gravitational waves, hailed greatest discovery of the decade

Anytime a scientific discovery is called the greatest of the decade, it's a big deal. Scientists from the group known as LIGO are saying they've found proof of Gravitational Waves, something Einstein predicted 100 years ago but never thought would be detected. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Valentine's Day Is Such Garbage In Lebanon

Lebanon's government hasn't found a solution for the country's ongoing garbage problem. Cue the clowns.

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Fantasy sports companies defend embattled industry

Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable despite a rocky start to 2016

CDC ships Zika test for pregnant women; Puerto Rico at risk

The government is shipping Zika virus tests for pregnant women to health departments as travelers try to tell if they returned with an infection that could put a developing baby at risk, but warns there could be temporary shortages

Man On Reddit Uses Wife's Fitbit To Find Out She's Pregnant

A man asked Reddit why his wife's Fitbit showed a heart rate that didn't match her activity level. Another user's guess why turned out to be accurate.

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Cruz app data collection helps campaign read minds of voters

Protecting the privacy of law-abiding citizens from the government is a pillar of Ted Cruz's Republican presidential candidacy, but his campaign is testing the limits of siphoning personal data from supporters

Kurdish fighters capture military air base in northern Syria

An opposition activist group and a rebel commander say Kurdish fighters and their allies have captured a military air base in northern Syria

Lawyer: Seizing beach by Christie brother's home cuts access

A lawyer for homeowners fighting against a proposed sand dune project at the New Jersey shore says the protective sand piles could cut off access to the beach for 22 property owners _ including the brother of Gov. Chris Christie

Occupiers at Oregon refuge say they'll turn themselves in

The last few occupiers of an Oregon wildlife refuge say they have been surrounded by authorities

Sears And Kmart Will Close At Least 50 Stores After Poor Holiday Sales

Sears' stock is at its worst level in 12 years, and the company is running thin on assets to sell.

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Goat facing 7 years in jail for eating flowers

A goat in India is staring down a seven year prison sentence for eating its neighbors flowers. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the details.

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Hundreds Of Galaxies Were Hiding Behind The Milky Way

Scientists used a radio telescope and an "innovative receiver" to see the hidden galaxies.

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