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Bear kills mountain biker in Montana

A man was attacked and killed by a bear while bicycling on a trail near Glacier National Park in Montana. CNN Affiliate KPAX's Dax Vanfossen reports.

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Army Corps to reduce lake flows fueling Florida algae bloom

As a noxious algae bloom fouls beaches on Florida's Atlantic coast, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is preparing to reduce the flow of water from Lake Okeechobee that many blame for fueling the problem

After 16 years, man in 'Serial' murder case to get 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

US judge blocks Mississippi law limiting gay marriage

A federal judge has blocked a Mississippi law that would let merchants and government employees cite religious beliefs to deny or delay services to same-sex couples

Apple Might Buy Jay Z's Streaming Service To Stick It To Spotify

An Apple acquisition would prevent Tidal exclusives that might sway listeners away from Apple Music, plus it could help Apple compete with Spotify.

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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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The Olympics Are Forcing Rio's Poorest Citizens From Their Homes

Construction for the 2016 Olympics has forced many of Rio de Janeiro's poorest citizens out of their homes.

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Xi urges Chinese Communist Party to embrace Marxist roots

Chinese President Xi Jinping has urged the 88-million-strong Communist Party to embrace its Marxist roots as he delivered an emphatic call for ideological discipline and a vigorous defense of party rule

Storm sweeps through Vegas, swamping roads, stranding people

Las Vegas was hit by flooding as heavy thunderstorms packing golf ball-sized hail, gusty winds and destructive lightning swept through the area, leaving at least one person hospitalized after she was plucked from a flooded wash, authorities said

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 source: Gingrich being vetted for Trump VP

Gingrich, Christie in play as presumptive GOP presidential nominee Trump starts vetting prospects

The Navy Blames Itself For Those 10 Sailors Captured By Iran

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson told the press "a number of small problems" led to an international incident in Iranian waters.

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Man accused in Jewish Center bomb plot faces new charge

A South Florida man accused of trying to detonate a bomb at a synagogue and Jewish school during Passover observances is facing a new charge

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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'Active shooter' report at military base was false alarm

The military base outside Washington where the presidential plane Air Force One is stationed was temporarily locked down after an "active shooter" report that turned out to be a false alarm

Your Doctor Probably Gets Paid By A Drug Company

A new report reveals doctors and training hospitals received a whopping $6.5 billion in payments from drug and medical device companies last year.

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Mystery object slams into Jupiter

Videos emerged this week of an object apparently hitting Jupiter. The footage shows a quick flash on the right side of the planet as an object seemingly makes impact.

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Tesla crash could hurt sentiment on driverless cars

It was the crash the auto industry knew was coming but still feared

Report: Gingrich, Christie leading Trump VP list

The Washington Post is reporting that Gov. Chris Christie and Newt Gingrich are leading the list for Donald Trump's potential running mate. CNN's Carl Bernstein and Douglas Brinkley weigh in on if the choices will help Trump.

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Man killed by bear had plenty of backcountry experience

The Montana man killed by a bear near Glacier National Park was intimately familiar with both the beauty and the danger of the wild and vast forest that spreads from the shadows of the park's rugged peaks

Texas abortions fell sharply under law Supreme Court voided

Abortions in Texas plummeted about 15 percent a year after the state passed tough restrictions on the procedure that the U.S. Supreme Court just struck down

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Ruling keeps Iowa's ban on voting rights for felons in place

For years, critics have regarded Iowa's policy of disenfranchising felons as an outrage in a state known for landmark civil rights rulings on slavery, gender equality and gay marriage

A Tesla Driver Was Killed In A Crash While Using Autopilot

Earlier this year, the same driver had shared dashcam video of Tesla's autopilot saving him from a crash.

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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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