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Natalie Wood's drowning now considered a 'suspicious death'

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 7:04pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- New witnesses emerged in the 1981 drowning of actress Natalie Wood, which has prompted investigators to deem it a "suspicious death" and to name her former husband, 87-year-old actor Robert Wagner, as a "person of interest" in the case, Los Angeles sheriff's officials said Thursday....
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The Latest: Natalie Wood's drowning now deemed 'suspicious'

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 7:04pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Latest on the death of actress Natalie Wood in November 1981 (all times local):...
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Cuba state media: Fidel Castro's son has killed himself

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 7:04pm
HAVANA (AP) -- The eldest son of late Cuban leader Fidel Castro killed himself on Thursday after months of treatment for depression, state media reported. He was 68....
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Girl arrested in LA school middle shooting believed to be 12

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 5:03pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A girl believed to be 12 years old opened fire Thursday in a middle school classroom, critically wounding one classmate and injuring three others, authorities said....
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California prosecutors dropping, reducing pot convictions

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 5:03pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- With pot now legal in California, prosecutors in San Francisco and San Diego are moving to erase thousands of marijuana convictions en masse, a step that could prove life-changing for some and could especially help minorities, who were more likely than whites to be arrested for such crimes....
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GOP legislators gather in search of winning 2018 agenda

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 4:02pm
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, West Virginia (AP) -- Congressional Republicans in sweater vests and fleece gathered at a West Virginia resort Thursday in search of a winning election-year agenda, facing the notion that the best they have to offer in 2018 may be a recitation of the tax cuts approved in 2017 and with the threat looming of another government shutdown....
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Girl in Slender Man stabbing gets maximum mental commitment

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 4:02pm
WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) -- A Wisconsin girl who stabbed a classmate to curry favor with the fictional horror character Slender Man will be committed to a mental hospital for 40 years, a judge ordered Thursday, explaining his decision as "an issue of community protection."...
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Holocaust survivor, US lawmaker Lantos gets Budapest statue

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 4:02pm
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) -- A statue of Hungarian-born U.S. Rep. Tom Lantos, the only Holocaust survivor ever to serve in the U.S. Congress, was unveiled Thursday in Budapest as those attending praised the man known for his advocacy of democracy and human rights around the world....
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Girl in Slender Man stabbing gets maximum mental commitment

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 3:02pm
WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) -- A Wisconsin girl who stabbed a classmate in an attack inspired by the fictional horror character Slender Man was sentenced to 40 years in a mental hospital Thursday....
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California prosecutors dropping, reducing pot convictions

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 3:02pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- With pot now legal in California, prosecutors in San Francisco and San Diego are moving to erase thousands of marijuana convictions en masse, a step that could prove life-changing for some and could especially help minorities, who were more likely than whites to be arrested for such crimes....
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Timberlake rules out 'N Sync reunion at Super Bowl show

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 3:02pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Justin Timberlake was asked about a bromance with Tom Brady, a possible 'N Sync reunion and serenaded with "Happy Birthday," but the superstar didn't get a question about the wardrobe malfunction that rocked the world during a press conference Thursday to promote his return to the Super Bowl halftime show....
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Arizona House votes to kick out lawmaker over sex misconduct

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 2:02pm
PHOENIX (AP) -- The Arizona House voted Thursday to expel a Republican lawmaker after a report ordered by legislative leaders of his own party showed he engaged in a pattern of sexual harassment toward women....
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Timberlake rules out 'N Sync reunion at Super Bowl show

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 2:02pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Justin Timberlake was asked about a bromance with Tom Brady, a possible 'N Sync reunion and serenaded with "Happy Birthday," but the superstar didn't get a question about the wardrobe malfunction that rocked the world during a press conference Thursday to promote his return to the Super Bowl halftime show....
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