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Three world leaders leads to one awkward handshake

Watch this hot mess of a handshake. Jeanne Moos gives a hand to some of the worst handshakes ever.

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Man at center of 'Serial' podcast granted a new trial

After spending 16 years in prison, a man convicted of murder who was at the center of the podcast "Serial" has won a new trial in Baltimore

Oklahoma skydiver safe after parachute malfunction

An Oklahoma skydiver delivering the game ball for a professional soccer match says muscle memory kicked in when his parachute malfunctioned in an incident he captured on camera

A look at wildfires burning across the US West

Authorities planned autopsies on two charred bodies found 45 miles east of San Diego after a wildfire swept through the region

Spotify Is Accusing Apple Of Using Its App Store As A Weapon

Spotify has recently turned off its App Store billing option and sent a letter to Apple's legal counsel.

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There's a Reason Your Spaghetti Spoon Has a Hole

Here's a fun thing you probably didn't know but there's a specific and useful reason why your spaghetti spoon has a hole in it. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has that reason.

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Meet A Few Of Iraq's Orphans Who Lost Their Parents To ISIS

The aftermath of ISIS' stronghold on Sinjar and the city's later liberation left dozens of children without parents.

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Australia could soon elect 5th prime minister in 3 years

Australians go to the polls Saturday with the opposition leader vying to become the country's fifth prime minister in three years

Marine Corps: 15 drill instructors under investigation

The Marine Corps is investigating allegations of hazing, assault and physical abuse involving 15 drill instructors at its Parris Island training installation in South Carolina

Dinosaur Killing Asteroid Almost Got Us Too

A new study is saying that not only did the Dinosaurs die from the asteroid that struck Earth 66 million years ago but 93% of mammals passed as well. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the story.

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AP sources: Obama to reveal civilian deaths from drones

The White House is poised to release the number of civilians killed by drone strikes in Pakistan, Yemen and Africa since 2009

Adnan Syed Of 'Serial' Will Get Another Chance At Freedom

Syed's post-conviction hearing was essentially his last chance to get out of prison.

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Lawyers await rulings on challenges to Mississippi LGBT law

Attorneys who sued to try to block a Mississippi gay-marriage law hope a federal judge will hand down rulings in their lawsuits Thursday, the final day before the law is set to take effect

U.S. House plans vote on guns

The Republican-controlled U.S. House of Representatives, under mounting pressure to advance gun-control legislation, will vote next week on a measure to keep guns out of the hands of people on government terrorism watch lists. Linda So reports.

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10 Things to Know for Friday

Among 10 Things to Know: Fresh details emerge on deadly attack at Istanbul airport; Pentagon says transgender people will be allowed to serve openly in US military; US stocks rally for third day in a row

This Is How Disastrously Bad Puerto Rico's Economy Is

Here's one stat: It's $72 billion in debt.

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Benghazi widow: Clinton has no right to say move on

Dorothy Woods, the wife of an ex-Navy SEAL killed in the Benghazi attacks, responds to presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's comments on the Benghazi reports.

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Yahoo CEO paints bright picture with potential sale looming

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer seeks to reassure company is heading in right direction with potential sale of troubled internet business looming in background

Israeli-American girl, 13, fatally stabbed in West Bank

State Department spokesman John Kirby confirms that 13-year-old Hallel Ariel, who was stabbed to death in her bedroom in the West Bank settlement of Kiryat Arba, is an American.

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California attorney general subpoenas refiners on gas prices

The California attorney general has issued subpoenas to several oil refiners to learn how they set gasoline prices, which are consistently higher in California than in most other states

California governor denies parole for ex-Mexican Mafia chief

Gov. Jerry Brown is again blocking parole for a former leader of the Mexican Mafia prison gang who now helps law enforcement

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Federal action sought for Florida coastline tainted by algae

Officials want federal action along a stretch of Florida's Atlantic coast where the governor has declared a state of emergency over algae blooms

America's Beer-Drinking Habit Is Making This Mexican Town Thirsty

Zaragoza's mayor says a nearby brewery is causing water shortages in his community.

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New Evidence Supports Pluto's Subsurface Ocean Theory

New evidence coming our way as a result of NASA's New Horizons mission is saying that Pluto has a subsurface ocean. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.

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