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Ex-Virginia Tech student's trial begins in girl's 2016 death

Prosecutors have told jurors that a former Virginia Tech student charged as an accessory in the death of a 13-year-old girl was closely involved in helping a friend plan the killing

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Arrest shows challenge of keeping rogues off Border Patrol
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Arrest shows challenge of keeping rogues off Border Patrol

Arrest highlights Border Patrol's challenge of keeping rogue agents off its force

Whistleblower joins protest over Russia doping decision
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Whistleblower joins protest over Russia doping decision

Whistleblower who exposed Russia's doping corruption at Sochi Olympics joins protest over possible reinstatement of country's anti-doping agency

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Lawyer: Evidence could exonerate man in grandfather's death

A lawyer for a Vermont man accused by relatives of killing his millionaire grandfather and his mother to collect inheritance money says there's evidence that could exonerate him in his grandfather's death

Suspect in California deputy's killing has past gun charges
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Suspect in California deputy's killing has past gun charges

A 38-year-old man on probation for a gun crime is accused of killing a Sacramento County sheriff's deputy and injuring another

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Man pleaded guilty to kidnapping, sexual abuse of girl, 4

A man has pleaded guilty to kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl, driving her to Alabama after violently attacking her mother in her South Carolina home

Man charged in connection with girl's death set for court
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Man charged in connection with girl's death set for court

An Alaska man charged in connection with a 10-year-old girl's disappearance and death will make his first appearance in Federal Court Tuesday

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Philadelphia agrees to overhaul property seizure law

Philadelphia has agreed to overhaul its civil forfeiture laws, limiting what law enforcement officers can seize and how it can use the proceeds

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Prosecutor: Texas man mistaken as thief shot with hands up

A prosecutor says a Dallas-area man mistaken for a thief last year as he tried to unlock his own truck had his hands in the air and was begging not to be shot when a police officer shot him twice

Judge: Georgia has stalled in face of voting system risks
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Judge: Georgia has stalled in face of voting system risks

As Georgia's top elections official seeks to become the state's governor, a federal judge said the state has stalled for too long in the face of "a mounting tide of evidence of the inadequacy and security risks" of its voting system