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Mistrial declared for border agent charged with killing teenA judge in Arizona has declared a mistrial in the case of a U.S. Border Patrol agent after a jury acquitted him of a second-degree murder charge in the killing of a teenager but deadlocked on lesser counts of manslaughter
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FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2016, file photo, provided by the Morton County Sheriff's Department, law enforcement and protesters clash near the site of the Dakota Access pipeline on in Cannon Ball, N.D. The government is asking a federal judge to reject a request for evidence to be returned to a New York City woman who suffered a serious arm injury in an explosion while protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline in North Dakota. (Morton County Sheriff's Department via AP, File)
Judge asked to reject pipeline protester's evidence requestProsecutors are asking a judge to reject a request for evidence to be returned to a New York City woman who suffered a serious arm injury in an explosion while protesting the Dakota Access oil pipeline in North Dakota
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Tex McIver is handcuffed and taken into custody after a jury found him guilty of murder and influencing witnesses on their fifth day of deliberations Monday, April 23, 2018 at the Fulton County Courthouse in Atlanta. (Bob Andres/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, Pool)
Jury: Atlanta attorney who shot wife guilty of murderJury convicts Atlanta attorney who fatally shot his wife of murder, influencing witnesses and other counts
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Oregon knew of abuse case against family that went off cliffDocuments show that Oregon child welfare officials knew the family in an SUV that plunged off a California cliff had faced a child abuse investigation in another state when it looked into allegations in 2013
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FILE - This file photo provided by the South Padre Island Police Department shows Lois Riess, of Blooming Prairie, Minn., who was arrested by federal deputy marshals April 19, 2018, at a restaurant in South Padre Island, Texas in connection with the killings of two people in separate states, including her husband. Riess will attend an extradition hearing Monday, April 23, 2018, to send her to Florida. (South Padre Island Police Department via AP, File)
Minnesota woman suspected in 2 killings waives extraditionIt will be first come, first served for two states wanting to take custody of a Minnesota woman suspected in two killings
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In this Tuesday night, April 10, 2018 photo, Cincinnati police investigate the scene where a boy was found dead in a minivan in the parking lot near the Seven Hills School campus in Cincinnati. Cincinnati authorities are investigating the death Tuesday of 16-year-old Kyle Plush, who was trapped inside the minivan. The Hamilton County coroner says Plush died of asphyxia due to "chest compression" and that it appears to be an accident. (Cara Owsley/The Cincinnati Enquirer via AP)
Officials vow to improve 911 center after teen dies in vanCincinnati officials plan changes at emergency call center under scrutiny after failed response to trapped teen who died in minivan after calling 911
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FILE - In this Dec. 29, 2017, file photo, Southern California quarterback Sam Darnold (14) throws a pass with teammates providing blocking against Ohio State during the first half of the Cotton Bowl NCAA college football game in Arlington, Texas. Every quarterback prospect in the upcoming NFL draft has a major flaw or drawback that keeps them from being the consensus best one of the bunch. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)
10 Things to Know for TuesdayAmong 10 Things to Know: Van kills nine, injures 16 on Toronto street; Waffle House slaying suspect arrested after manhunt; it's a boy for Brit royals Kate and William.
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File - In this Sept. 28, 2015, file photo, former United States Marine and Navajo Code Talker Roy Hawthorne Sr. listens during a ceremony honoring the code talkers' contribution to the World War II U.S. effort, at Camp Pendleton, Calif. The Navajo Nation says Hawthorne Sr. died Saturday, April 21, 2018. He was 92. Hawthorne enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps at age 17 and became part of a famed group of Navajos who transmitted hundreds of messages in their language without error. The code was never broken. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi, File)
World War II Navajo Code Talker dies at 92A Navajo Code Talker who used his native language to confound the Japanese in World War II has died
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Appeals court sides with states over fuel economy standardsAn appeals court says the federal government can't delay plans to more than double penalties automakers pay when they fail to meet fuel economy standards
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Unsealed documents: Deputy says man's shooting was justifiedA federal judge has unsealed court documents showing a North Carolina deputy's strategy for fighting a wrongful death lawsuit by the family of a man fatally shot on his porch in 2015
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Black man admits to painting racist graffiti on campusA former Eastern Michigan University student has admitted to painting racist graffiti on campus
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Ruling reversed for some New Orleans-area flood victimsA Washington appeals court has reversed a judge's ruling that the U.S. government is liable for some of the New Orleans-area flooding that followed Hurricane Katrina
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