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Killer's 23-page rant is filled with rage and praise

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 05:06
Bryce Williams voiced a host of anger-laced grievances, as well as some praise, in a disjointed 23-page document authorities say he wrote and faxed after shooting two WDBJ-TV journalists live on air Wednesday -- killings that he attempted to explain.

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What's wrong with this Caitlyn Jenner Halloween costume?

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 15:59
Halloween is a long way off but one costume already has emerged as controversial.

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Who was Vester Flanagan/Bryce Williams?

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 14:42
The man who police say killed two journalists during a live broadcast Wednesday was no stranger to WDBJ-TV. He was Bryce Williams, a former reporter for the Roanoke, Virginia, station who was fired two years ago.

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Photographer's last image: The shooter

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 14:37
Police are actively searching for this gunman who shot two reporters on live television in Virginia.

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Photos: The victims

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 14:37

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Mormons to stay affiliated with Boy Scouts

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 13:15
The Mormon church will remain affiliated with the Boy Scouts of America despite the organization's decision to allow gay troop leaders, church officials announced Wednesday.

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16 movies made in New Orleans

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 13:09

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This robot can save lives

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 13:04

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#Katrina10: How you can help

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 13:02
When Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast on August 29, 2005, it wound up being one of the most destructive disasters in U.S. history.

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The most popular baby names are ....

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 11:58
While Noah and Emma were the most popular U.S. baby names of 2014, Oliver and Amelia were the most popular baby names across the pond in England and Wales for the second year in a row.

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Creepy cloaked figure lights up social media

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 11:25
Used to be, back in the day, a fella would show up on your door all dressed in white and bring you fresh milk. These days? We get the creepy, cloaked raw-meat delivery ... thing.

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CEO, 6 others from 'world's largest male escort site' arrested

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 11:23
Authorities said Tuesday that the "world's largest male escort site" -- as touted by its company -- is actually an "Internet brothel," spurring them to arrest its CEO and six more employees.

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It's National Dog Day!

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 11:18
It's National Dog Day on August 26, a time to appreciate the pooch in your life or admire the hound next door. Honestly, it's just an excuse to look at photos of cute dogs online, though, right?

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Study: NFL player arrest rate lower than general population

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 11:18
A University of Texas at Dallas study shows the overall arrest rate for NFL players is lower than the general population.

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Anti-VD posters of WWII

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 10:58
You've heard of Rosie the Riveter, the poster gal of World War II, right? She wasn't the only feminine character to make a huge impression on the men in the 1940s military. Meet the shady ladies of venereal disease: the "Bag of Trouble" poster girl and her friends. They were created courtesy of the U.S. surgeon general, the U.S. Public Health Service and the Federal Security Agency in the early 1940s and given a modern audience by Ryan Mungia's book "Protect Yourself: Venereal Disease Posters of World War II."

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Manhunt on for journalists' killer

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 10:05
Schools are on lockdown and law enforcement, including the ATF and FBI, are furiously trying to find the person who shot to death a Virginia reporter and cameraman live on air Wednesday.

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Photos: Shooting unfolds

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 09:55

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Armed teen holds hostages inside West Virginia high school

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 09:34
A 14-year-old boy held numerous students and a teacher hostage Tuesday inside his West Virginia high school -- a scary episode that ended peacefully with the teen dropping his gun and surrendering, police said.

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