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Russia said on Tuesday it had thwarted another major Ukrainian offensive in Donetsk, inflicting heavy losses, while Ukraine hailed progress in fighting in the east, although it was unclear if it marked the start of a long-anticipated Ukrainian counteroffensive.
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Prison staff initiated life-saving measures after finding Hanssen unresponsive but were not successful.
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The mother of a 6-year-old Virginia boy who shot and wounded his elementary school teacher plans to plead guilty to both offenses under a deal with federal prosecutors, her lawyer says.