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Miss America thinks school should reconsider discipline of would-be prom date

A Pa. student was suspended for asking Miss America to prom.

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Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter died Sunday from prostate cancer at age 76

Former U.S. professional boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, who spent 19 years in prison for murder and then was released after it was determined he did not get a fair trial,…

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EXCLUSIVE: Matthew Modine op-ed: ‘Don’t be a passive environmentalist’

Being a passive environmentalist is not only useless, it is as almost as if you are doing nothing at all.

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EXCLUSIVE: Chris Noth op-ed: ‘Join me in protecting our climate’

In his exclusive op-ed for Metro, the actor says it's not the science behind climate change that terrifies him. It’s political inaction.

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Man under evaluation for alleged gun threat at L.A. Times building

A man who allegedly threatened to open fire in the building that houses the Los Angeles Times' headquarters was being held in custody for a mental evaluation.

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Florida man charged with murdering son to play video games

A Florida man annoyed that his 16-month-old crying son was preventing him from playing video games suffocated the toddler, police said on Friday.