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Newtown votes to raze home of gunman in school massacre

Newtown Lanza Home

NEWTOWN, Conn. — Officials in Newtown voted Wednesday night to tear down the home where Adam Lanza lived before he carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School. The vote by...

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Newtown votes to raze home of gunman in school massacre

NEWTOWN, Conn. — Officials in Newtown voted Wednesday night to tear down the home where Adam Lanza lived before he carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook...


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Multi-car pileups claim 4 lives on icy Pennsylvania highways

PHILADELPHIA — Several multi-car pileups — including one involving dozens of vehicles — in icy conditions on interstates in the Philadelphia area...


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Jogger attacked by large bird

SALEM, Ore. — An Oregon jogger thought someone knocked him in the head or he got hit by lightning or may have suffered a stroke when he felt a big blow to the...


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VIDEO: Minnesota Climber At Mount McKinley Summit


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Boy's circumcision goes to court amid protests

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. — An estranged Florida couple’s fight over whether to circumcise their son has become a rallying cry for those who denounce the...




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Obama's new budget proposal to target large financial

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama plans to propose raising $320 billion over the next 10 years in new taxes targeting wealthy individuals and big financial...


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Supreme Court sets stage for historic gay rights ruling

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is getting back in the marriage business. The justices agreed Friday to decide a major civil rights question: whether same-sex...


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Forecasts show drought continuing in West

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Federal agencies released a pair of forecasts Thursday showing dry conditions will persist in parts of the drought-stricken West,...


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FBI: Ohio man planned to bomb US Capitol, kill officials

CINCINNATI, Ohio — A 20-year-old Ohio man’s Twitter posts sympathizing with Islamic terrorists led to an undercover FBI operation and the man’s...


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VIDEO: Friends climb into history by their bloodied fingertips

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. — American rock climber Tommy Caldwell was first to pull himself atop a 3,000-foot sheer granite face in Yosemite National Park,...


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