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Poorly written paper earns UNC Chapel Hill student A-minus

UNC report: 18 years of rampant academic fraud

For 18 years, thousands of students at the prestigious University of North Carolina took fake "paper classes," and advisers funneled athletes into the program…

New White House fence jumper

White House fence jumper quickly detained

A man jumped over the White House fence Wednesday night -- but he barely made it onto the lawn before he was subdued as he fought two police dogs.

"Dog got…

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Royals ride five-run inning to Game 2 rout

Salvador Perez hit a two-run double and Omar Infante belted a two-run homer in a five-run sixth inning, and the Kansas City Royals defeated the San Francisco…

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Ex-Blackwater guards guilty in Iraq shooting

After marathon deliberations, a federal jury found four ex-Blackwater Worldwide contractors guilty Wednesday in a deadly 2007 mass shooting in Baghdad's…

Kevin VIckers CAN Sgt at Arms

Canadian official hailed as 'hero'

As sergeant-at-arms of Canada's House of Commons, Kevin Vickers is accustomed to being in the middle of big things.

But never before like this.

Members of…

Canada War Memorial crime scene

Canadian victim remembered for smile, heart

Nathan Cirillo was the strong, smiling type.

The Canadian army reservist could look the part of intimidating soldier, the way that his abundant muscles filled…

Michael Brown

Ferguson protest tense; autopsy info leaked

Ferguson police and protesters clashed on Wednesday night after tensions escalated during a scheduled demonstration, part of the Ferguson October movement.…

Canadian PM Harper briefed on attacks

Canada PM: Soldier slain 'in cold blood'

First a soldier guarding a hallowed war memorial was gunned down in Canada's capital. Then shots erupted in the halls of the country's Parliament minutes later.

Deadly Jerusalem wreck

Baby dies after car hits people in Jerusalem

A Palestinian man rammed his car into commuters waiting at a light rail stop in Jerusalem on Wednesday, killing a baby and wounding several other people,…

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Multiple shooters reported in Canada attack

A soldier and one of the shooters are dead following attacks at multiple locations in Canada.

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Richest British celebs under 30

British entertainment magazine Heat has published its annual list of the richest British celebrities under 30. Take a look at the rankings.

Jeffrey Fowle at home

Americans detained abroad

After five months of detention in North Korea, Jeffrey Fowle arrived back in Ohio early Wednesday for an emotional reunion with his family. Here's a look at other Americans who have been detained abroad and their fates.

Deadliest outbreaks

15 of history’s deadliest disease outbreaks

Throughout history, hundreds of millions of lives have been lost to epidemics and pandemics.  Here are 15 of the deadliest.

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20 most annoying drivers

A survey reveals which drivers and driving behaviors Americans find most annoying.

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Notable deaths of 2014

From legendary actors to fashion designers, take a look at the most notable deaths of 2014.

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Ottawa shooting timeline

Ottawa shootings: Timeline

A Canadian soldier and a gunman are dead after two shootings in Canada's capital city of Ottawa.

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Ottawa on lockdown after deadly shootings

Downtown Ottawa, Canada, is on lockdown following a series of shootings that left at least two people dead.

Michael Brown

Copy of Michael Brown's autopsy leaked

A copy of Michael Brown's autopsy that was leaked shows the Missouri teen was shot in the hand at close range.

Canada shooting witness

Canada witness describes 'guy with a rifle'

A witness to the shooting at a war memorial in Canada describes seeing a "guy with a rifle."

Canada war memorial shooting

Chaotic scene at war memorial shooting

Police roam the streets of Ottawa with guns drawn after a soldier is shot while standing guard at a war memorial.

Ebola treatment facility Texas

New Ebola treatment center opening in Texas

A new Ebola treatment center is opening in northern Texas on Wednesday as part of Gov. Rick Perry's overhaul plan.

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