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Senior falls 4 stories to death at Massachusetts university

Authorities say a student has fallen to his death from a fourth-floor window at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Federal judge asked to revoke bond of Ohio terrorism suspect

Federal prosecutors in Ohio want a judge to revoke the bond for one of four men accused of raising money for a former al-Qaida leader

Professor Who Stood With Muslims Parts Ways With Christian School

Dr. Larycia Hawkins is leaving Wheaton College after being placed on administrative leave for her statements about Christianity's similarity to Islam.

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Cavemen ate better than you think

Cavemen may have eaten much better than we thought. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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North Korea Rocket Launch Sparks Concerns Over Missile Testing

North Korea launched a long-range rocket Sunday despite international warnings. The U.S., South Korea and Japan have all condemned the launch.

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License plate readers a double-edged sword for NY village

A New York village that installed a ring of license plate scanning cameras in hopes of improving policing has found the monitors have become something of a double-edged sword

Duchess of Cambridge: Support children's mental health

The Duchess of Cambridge has made a video saying she and Prince William want all children to get support during difficult times

'Kung Fu Panda 3' leads on Super Bowl weekend

"Kung Fu Panda 3" leads the box office over Super Bowl weekend, while the Coen brothers' "Hail, Caesar!" and the Jane Austin-monster mashup "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies" follow distantly behind

Chelsea Clinton Accidentally Calls Bernie Sanders 'President'

It was an honest slip, but Bernie Sanders may be giving Hillary Clinton's campaign reason to feel some pressure.

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Clinton to detour from New Hampshire, visit Flint, Michigan

Hillary Clinton is detouring from New Hampshire to Flint, Michigan, for a quick visit

Spanish village of Lantz celebrates clash between good, evil

The inhabitants of the mountain village of Lantz in northern Spain are taking part in an age-old Carnival festival that re-enacts a legendary confrontation between good and evil

More than 20 Texas town repeal sex offender residency law

A broad legal challenge has led more than 20 Texas towns to ease restrictions over the last few months on where sex offenders can live

2 dead, others wounded, during Orlando nightclub shooting

Orlando police say two people are dead and 10 others were wounded following a shooting at a nightclub in the tourist district

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Experiment could mean big step towards nuclear fusion

An experiment in Germany could be a large step in the direction of giving the world the clean, seemingly endless energy that would be nuclear fusion. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Violence Forces Thousands Of Syrian Refugees Toward Turkish Border

Violence in Syria's northwest city of Aleppo has pushed out thousands of refugees who are heading north to the now-closed Turkish border.

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App launched with uniquely African emojis

App developers have launched a series of uniquely African emojis with characters dressed in traditional African attire and captions using local phrases

Mormon church comes out against Utah medical marijuana bill

The Mormon church opposes a bill that would allow Utah residents with certain medical conditions to consume edible pot products

Driven by power outages and savings, towns look to microgrid

An upstate New York town that repeatedly found itself without power for days during a string of storms is planning to pull its municipal buildings off the electric grid

Vermin Supreme Says He 'Paved The Way For Donald Trump'

The fringe candidate has run for president every year for more than two decades. He's on the ballot in New Hampshire's primary.

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Low pay forces South Dakota teachers to hold 2nd, 3rd jobs

Teachers are paid less in South Dakota than in any other state, and many have had to take on second and even third jobs to make ends meet

Pilot after emergency: Somali airport security is 'zero'

The pilot who landed a jetliner in Somalia with a large hole on its fuselage says he has never doubted that it was caused by a bomb and has described the security at the Mogadishu airport as "zero."

Study explores how black men find success in college

A new University of Pennsylvania study ties black male college success to campus leadership that can help dispel stereotypes among white peers and faculty

How Bernie Sanders Connects With The Financial Crash Generation

With a worldview shaped by the financial crash, Millennial voters are even more skeptical of Wall Street than previous generations.

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Wrong number on jury summons has people calling sex hotline

A Mississippi court made a mistake when listing a phone number for people to call regarding their jury summons. It had people calling a sex hotline. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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Women Report Sexual Assaults At German Carnival, Including A TV Anchor

Reports of sexual assaults at Germany's Carnival celebrations were high. One TV anchor said she was assaulted during a live broadcast.

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