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Man who killed teen in road rage shooting gets 20-40 years

A Pennsylvania man who pleaded guilty to fatally shooting a recent high school graduate in a fit of road rage will spend at least 20 years in prison

Court nixes pension law that prompted teacher…

The Kentucky Supreme Court has struck down a pension law that prompted thousands of teachers to protest at the state Capitol

The Latest: Prosecutor says investigation ongoing…

Prosecutor: Sheriff's office conducting a criminal investigation into four adults who went into an underground coal mine in West Virginia; 3 were rescued

Turkey conducts airstrikes against PKK targets in Iraq

Turkey's Defense Ministry says the military has conducted airstrikes against Kurdish rebel targets in Iraq's Sinjar and Mount Karajak regions

Authorities: Bomb threats across US appear to be hoax

Authorities say bomb threats sent to dozens of schools, universities and other locations across the U.S. appear to be a hoax

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Nasa's close-up Jupiter images

Nasa's Juno mission to Jupiter has reached its halfway mark and has revealed new views of the planet.

Jailed Iranian Activist Dies After Hunger Strike

Iranian political activist Vahid Sayadi Nasiri died in his cell on Wednesday after a 60-day hunger strike. He was jailed in 2015 and sentenced to eight years after he was accused of spreading “propaganda against the state.”

Study: Americans Continue To Go Cashless

Seems like more americans are making it through the week without using cash. Buzz60's Maria Mercedes Galuppo has more.

Prosecutors allege fraud, kickbacks and murder-for-hire plot

Federal prosecutors say a couple living in North Carolina used a kickback scheme to defraud the Russian government and fund a lavish lifestyle

Patient who escaped wants to go to trial to tell his story

The attorney representing a man who escaped from a Hawaii psychiatric hospital says his client wants to go to trial

Pelosi: I pray Trump will resist shutdown…

U.S. House of Representatives leader Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday that President Donald Trump has not answered Democrats' budget compromise proposals on measures to keep the federal government open.

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Court tosses permit for pipeline to cross Appalachian Trail

A federal appeals court has invalidated a permit for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline to cross two national forests, including parts of the Appalachian Trail

Oil pipeline foes look past regulators after another loss

Opponents of Enbridge Energy's proposed Line 3 crude oil pipeline replacement are turning their attention to fighting the project on other fronts after another loss before a Minnesota regulatory panel

Man puts up sculpture of middle finger as a message to town

A Vermont man who is in an ongoing dispute with his town is letting officials know how he feels by erecting a large wooden sculpture of a fist with the middle finger raised on his front lawn

Court: Florida police can use 'stand your ground…

The Florida Supreme Court has unanimously ruled that law enforcement officers can invoke the state's "stand your ground" law to protect them from criminal prosecution in a shooting

Boy Scouts exploring "all options" to address…

The Boy Scouts of America says it is exploring "all options" to address serious financial challenges, but is declining to confirm or deny a report that it may seek bankruptcy protection

France sees 6th yellow vest protester die in road…

French authorities say a sixth "yellow vest" protester has been killed after being hit by a truck at a road blockade near the southern city of Avignon

The Latest: Police: Boy, 14, fired shots at Indiana school

An Indiana State Police spokesman says a 14-year-old boy who exchanged gunfire with officers at an eastern Indiana middle school before taking his own life wasn't a current student at the school

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'World needs Mary Poppins right now'

The return of Mary Poppins saw the Royal Albert Hall transformed into Cherry Tree Lane for its European premiere.