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Viral images show teen beaten in prison

An image of a beaten, bruised and humiliated teen went viral on social media this past week.

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Cynthia Lennon, John's first wife, dies

Cynthia Lennon, who married John Lennon when he was a struggling musician and was there when he rose to fame with the Beatles, died Wednesday, according to a post on the website of her son, Julian.

She was 75.

"Cynthia Lennon passed away today at her ...

Asa Hutchinson

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Arkansas governor: Bill needs changes

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he does not plan to sign the religious freedom bill that sits on his desk right now, instead asking state lawmakers to make changes so the bill mirrors federal law.

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David Letterman: 'This is not the Indiana I remember'

One of Indiana's most notable native sons, David Letterman, lampooned the state's governor Mike Pence for signing the state's controversial religious freedom law.

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CNN

Joni Mitchell hospitalized in intensive care

Singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell has been hospitalized in Southern California.

Paramedics from the Los Angeles Fire Department were called to her home around 2:30 p.m. PT (5:30 p.m. ET) Tuesday on the report of a medical emergency, spokesman Robert Hin...

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NASCAR, Buffett join backlash over Indiana religious freedom law

A growing number of businesses are slamming a controversial Indiana law critics say allows discrimination against gay people.

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Kankakee County Sheriff’s Office

Convicted murderer overpowers guard, escapes

A man recently convicted of murder overpowered an Illinois correctional officer early Wednesday morning, took his keys and uniform, then fled the jail in the officer's vehicle, a local sheriff's office said.

Asa Hutchinson

CNN

Who is Asa Hutchinson?

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson told state legislators Wednesday to go back to the drawing board to amend the bill that would have made Arkansas the 21st state with a "religious freedom" law on the books.

Hutchinson is asking for changes to the Religious...

Pacman, Google Earth April Fool's prank

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April Fools' Day: The best and worst pranks

Welcome to the first of April. It's like Super Bowl Sunday for dad jokes, a day when we can all wake up, fire up the internet, and sigh a collective groan at the barrage of cringe-worthy pranks, tall tales and PR stunts conjured up by desperate media...

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The last days of Anne Frank

Seventy years ago, Anne Frank died of typhus in a Nazi concentration camp at the age of 15.

Just two weeks after her supposed death on March 31, 1945, the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp where she had been imprisoned was liberated -- timing that show...

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Notable deaths of 2015

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Here is a list of some of the notable athletes, musicians and actors we've lost in 2015.

Germanwings plane crash: Timeline of events

Germanwings Airbus A320 search effort

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Details continue to emerge about the final moments of Germanwings Flight 9525 and the life of the co-pilot who authorities say appears to have set it on a fatal trajectory into the French Alps.

Twitter reacts to Indiana "religious freedoms" bill

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Notable names on Twitter -- including celebrities, athletes and politicians -- are pushing back against an Indiana law that allows businesses to refuse service gay people on religious grounds. Click on to see who's making social media waves.

Blast, fire rock NYC neighborhood

NYC fire emergency responders

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An explosion rocked a heavily traveled section of Manhattan's East Village on Thursday, injuring at least a dozen people and leveling parts of a building, authorities said.

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