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  1. Maldives jails ex-defense minister for 11 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    A court in Maldives has sentenced a former defense minister to 11 years in prison for importing and possessing a firearm. A criminal court in Male, the capital island of this Indian Ocean archipelago state, has passed the sentence against Mohamed Nazim Thursday night.

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  2. Latest on NYC fire, collapse: More than a dozen injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    Orange flames and black smoke are billowing from the facade and roof of the five-story building in Manhattan, near New York University and the Washington Square Park area. The Fire Department of New York says at least 12 people have been hurt and other people are being evaluated at the scene.

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  3. Police: Mother faked cancer during child abuse investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    A 26-year-old suburban Philadelphia woman is accused of faking cancer to gain sympathy during a child abuse investigation. Authorities say Ashley Reichard was charged Wednesday with aggravated assault, endangering the welfare of a child and perjury.

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  4. Union objects to disabled student using faculty restroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    A teachers union says a special needs student at a Pittsburgh-area elementary school shouldn't be allowed to use a faculty restroom even though school officials say it's difficult for the boy to climb steps to reach a student restroom on another floor. The Steel Valley Education Association filed a grievance, saying allowing the boy to use the restroom on the lower level of Park Elementary School violates the teachers' contract.

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  5. Food, literary festivals arena t big money, just big funRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    The Fort Worth Food & Wine Festival cleared $40,000 in its first year, paying two students' way through junior college. In their rookie year, the restaurateurs at least did better than Wildcatter Exchange, a writers' festival that also returns this weekend on South Main Street.

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  6. Baby found dead at Houston-area house, mom in hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    A newborn has been found dead at a Houston-area home after the mother went to a hospital and reported giving birth nearly a week earlier. The woman provided an address.

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  7. Cuba, US to launch human rights dialogue in latest talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    Cuba and the United States will debate human rights at a meeting in Washington on Tuesday in another sign of the thaw between the countries trying to re-establish normal diplomatic relations after a 50-year freeze. The discussions seem unlikely to lead to short-term changes in the way either country views rights issues.

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  8. Pope welcomes homeless to Sistine Chapel in surprise visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    Pope Francis has made a surprise appearance in the Sistine Chapel to welcome a group of 150 homeless people who got a private guided tour, followed by dinner, as part of the pope's ramped-up charity efforts. Francis told the visitors: "This is everyone's house.

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  9. Man who crashed into Denver cop at protest held on $50K bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    A driver accused of concealing his history of seizures to get a license and striking and seriously injuring a Denver police officer during a protest over police killings was ordered held on $50,000 bond Thursday. The Denver Post reported that Booker's public defender told the judge that the bond would be challenged at Booker's next court appearance.

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  10. American who contracted Ebola improves, in serious conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    Doctors say an American health care worker who contracted Ebola while volunteering in a Sierra Leone treatment unit has improved to serious condition at the National Institutes of Health. The agency announced Thursday that the patient's status improved from critical condition.

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  11. Tcu Sae member speaks about fraternitya s coming changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    For the first time since the scandal surrounding the racist video from fraternity members at the University of Oklahoma, an SAE member at a North Texas school is speaking out. "I do hope that people don't jump to conclusions based on the actions of two or three young men," Titsworth says.

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  12. Rangers, FSSW add another semester of promotional University DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    The special ticket promotion is for universities in Texas and Oklahoma, which receive discounted tickets for students and alumni for the designated night for each school at Globe Life Park. Baylor, North Texas, Oklahoma State, Texas A&M, TCU and Texas Tech are joined by SMU in 2015.

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  13. Somebody needs to fix school funding, so meet Jimmie DonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    Aycock held a news conference in Austin on Wednesday to say that, in the next few weeks, he and 15-20 other House members intend to fix the state's troubled public school funding system. Many men and women have tried what Aycock says he intends to do - taking much more time than what he has left before the legislative session ends June 1 - and many have failed.

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  14. Texas should follow Fort Worth on pre-KRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    As state legislators wrestle with how to provide money for more pre-kindergarten classes, the Fort Worth school district is moving forward with a groundbreaking decision to offer a full-day education program for all 4-year-olds. On Friday morning, the district will break ground in a ceremony signaling the start of construction to add pre-K classrooms at 16 school sites to accommodate all 4-year-old students in the system.

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  15. Juveniles to get therapy for child porn Instagram accountRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    Prosecutors say three South Florida teens accused of creating an Instagram account to solicit and post explicit photos of other minors will participate in therapy and community service rather than face criminal charges. The Broward State Attorney's Office reported Wednesday that the 13-year-olds - two boys and one girl - will undergo a juvenile diversion program that usually takes three to six months to complete.

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  16. Girl, 9, fatally struck by Rhode Island public transit busRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    Authorities say a 9-year-old girl has died after being struck by a public transit bus in Rhode Island less than half a mile from the Statehouse. Police say the girl was hit by the Rhode Island Public Transit Authority bus at around 8: 30 a.m. Thursday near a gas station in Providence, where she lives.

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  17. Women pictured on Penn St. frat's Facebook page talk to copsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    Some women pictured nude or seminude in photos posted to a Penn State fraternity's secret Facebook page have come forward, and some frat members are now cooperating with an ongoing criminal investigation, police said. State College police Lt.

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  18. Mom accused of trafficking girl for heroin pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    An Ohio woman charged with trafficking her 11-year-old daughter for sex in exchange for heroin has pleaded not guilty. Court officials say the 30-year-old woman from Pleasant Plain in Warren County entered the plea Thursday in Hamilton County Common Pleas Court in Cincinnati.

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  19. Yovani Gallardo named Rangers Opening Day starterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Star-Telegram.com

    Yovani Gallardo was named the Texas Rangers opening day starter on Thursday. The right-hander will face the Athletic's Sonny Gray on April 6 in Oakland.

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  20. A statue of Alan Bean; Texas time; contentious senator; a old schoola timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Star-Telegram.com

    He was the fourth man to walk on the moon, as a crew member on the Apollo 12 mission in 1969, and one of only 12 to do so. Four of those men are deceased and all of them are beyond the average life span.

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