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Police release videotape of officers shooting California man


EL CAJON, Calif. Authorities on Friday released a videotape of police shooting an unarmed black man dead in El Cajon, California.

New U.S. 'secret' clearance unit hires firm linked to 2014 hacks

WASHINGTON A U.S. government bureau set up to do "secret" and "top secret" security clearance investigations has turned for help to a private company whose login credentials were used in hack attacks that looted the personal data of 22 million current and former federal employees, U.S. officials said on Friday.

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Teen suspect in South Carolina school shooting charged with murder

CHARLESTON, S.C. A South Carolina teenager suspected of killing his father and wounding two boys and a teacher at an elementary school was charged on Friday with one count of murder and three counts of attempted murder, the office of the local solicitor said. | Video

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Tulsa officer pleads not guilty to manslaughter in shooting death

TULSA, Okla. A white police officer charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of an unarmed black man pleaded not guilty on Friday in court in Tulsa, Oklahoma, according to her attorney's office. | Video

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Student no longer at Tennessee school after disrupting Black Lives Matter protest

A student is no longer enrolled at a Tennessee university after attending a Black Lives Matter protest on campus wearing a gorilla mask and handing out bananas, a university official said on Friday.

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California toughens rape laws after Stanford case

LOS ANGELES California Governor Jerry Brown on Friday signed legislation to broaden the state's legal definition of rape and mandate prison if the victim was unconscious, following a furor over a Stanford University sexual assault case.

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Alabama chief justice ousted over gay marriage defiance

The chief justice of Alabama's Supreme Court was effectively ousted on Friday by a judicial panel that found he unethically resisted U.S. court rulings that legalized same-sex marriage.

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College Board says upcoming SATs won't contain questions exposed in breach

NEW YORK/SHANGHAI For the first time since a massive security breach exposed about 400 unpublished questions meant for upcoming SAT tests, the College Board will administer the important college entrance exam this weekend.

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Investigators seek clues on why New Jersey train failed to stop

NEW YORK Investigators on Friday examined the black box recorder recovered from twisted wreckage of a New Jersey commuter train for clues as to why it plowed into a landmark terminal, killing a woman on the platform and injuring scores of people. | Video

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Boston Marathon bombing makes way to TV and movie screens

More than three years after the Boston Marathon bombing, the story of the 2013 deadly attack on the race and its aftermath is making its way to both the big and small screens.

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