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FILE - In this Thursday, June 19, 2014, file photo, former congressman and retired Lt. Col. Allen West speaks during Faith and Freedom Coalition's Road to Majority event in Washington. West was injured in a motorcycle crash Saturday, May 23, 2020, in Texas. (AP Photo/Molly Riley, File)
Former US Rep. Allen West out of hospital after Texas crashFormer U.S. Rep. Allen West of Florida has been released from a Texas hospital after suffering a concussion, several fractured bones and cuts in a motorcycle crash
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Branson's Virgin Orbit fails on first rocket launch attemptRichard Branson’s Virgin Orbit has failed in its first attempt to launch a test satellite into space aboard a rocket carried aloft by a Boeing 747 and released over the ocean off Southern California
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Northwest cherry crops facing disease and decreased harvestCherry industry officials in Oregon and Washington state estimate a tree infection has substantially depleted the fruit for this year’s harvest
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FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2019, file photo, the "Kind of Blue" album cover is on display at Bull Moose record store in Portland, Maine, on the 60th anniversary of the album's release. Drummer Jimmy Cobb, the last surviving musician who performed on Miles Davis' jazz masterpiece "Kind of Blue," died Sunday, May 25, 2020, at his Manhattan home from lung cancer. He was 91. (AP Photo/David Sharp, File)
Jimmy Cobb, 'Kind of Blue' drummer for Miles Davis, diesJimmy Cobb, a percussionist and the last surviving member of Miles Davis’ 1959 “Kind of Blue” groundbreaking jazz album, has died
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Cops: Man asked to be shot after killing date met on TinderPolice say a man accused of choking and stabbing a woman after meeting her on the popular dating app Tinder asked police to shoot him after reporting the killing
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Tulsa police hunt for missing kids, 3 and 2; mother arrestedPolice searching for two small Oklahoma children who have been missing for days have been knocking on doors and stopping drivers at an apartment complex in Tulsa
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California's plan for church services: Less than 100 people, no passing of collection plate, limited singing.California's plan for church services: Less than 100 people, no passing of collection plate, limited singing.
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Woman taken hostage by Connecticut murder suspect found safeA woman who said she was abducted by a college student suspected of killing two people in Connecticut has been found safe in New Jersey, police said Monday
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Air Force Scraps Pilot Height RuleWould-be aviators no longer need to worry about being too short or too tall for the Air Force. Officials say the Air Force height requirement has been scrapped and applicants will now go through an "anthropometric screening process" to determine what aircraft they can safely fly, CBS reports. Under the...
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Kentucky Governor Hanged in EffigyRepublican and Democratic leaders in Kentucky have condemned gun rights and anti-lockdown protesters who hung an effigy of Gov. Andy Beshear on the Capitol grounds near the governor's mansion in Frankfort Sunday. The effigy had a note around its neck reading "sic semper tyrannis"—"thus always to tyrants"—the same...
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UConn Senior Sought in 2 MurdersPolice in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Connecticut are hunting a double murder suspect believed to be armed and dangerous. Police say University of Connecticut senior Peter Manfredonia, 23, killed a man with a sword or machete in Willington, Ct. Friday and inflicted life-threatening injuries on another, NBC Connecticut reports. He...
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Veterans Memorial Vandalized in BostonPolice in Boston have promised to find the culprits behind the "cowardly" vandalism of the first monument in the mainland US to Puerto Rican veterans. Police say one stone pillar at the entrance to the Puerto Rican Veterans Memorial was knocked to the ground and the other was dislodged, WCVB...
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