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Maryland football players discuss team's culture, defend coach DJ Durkin
Maryland football players discuss team's culture, defend coach DJ Durkin

Two Maryland football players discussed the program's culture, confirming some aspects of an ESPN report but still offering a defense of their coach.

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Man steals cop car and school bus, gets jumped by students: cops
Man steals cop car and school bus, gets jumped by students: cops

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A man who allegedly stole a California Highway Patrol car, drove it onto a college campus and used it to commandeer a school bus was arrested Friday after students on the bus jumped him, authorities and witnesses said. The 35-year-old Vallejo man was taken into custody by Sacramento police. A CHP officer...

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Ex-prosecutor who helped drug dealers for sex gets probation
Ex-prosecutor who helped drug dealers for sex gets probation

BEDFORD, Pa. — A former Pennsylvania district attorney who tipped off female drug dealers and gave them lenient treatment in exchange for sex was sentenced to eight years of probation on Friday. Bill Higgins repeatedly apologized for his actions during sentencing in the Bedford County Courthouse where he used to work. “I'm sorry. I'm sorry,...

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Gunman gets life in prison for deadly Florida airport shooting
Gunman gets life in prison for deadly Florida airport shooting

MIAMI — An Alaska man will spend the rest of his life in prison for the January 2017 Florida airport shooting that left five people dead and six wounded, a federal judge ordered Friday. U.S. District Judge Beth Bloom accepted a plea deal in which Esteban Santiago, 28, agreed to admit to the shooting if...

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Two shot during high school football game after fight between students
Two shot during high school football game after fight between students

WELLINGTON, Fla. — A high school football stadium was evacuated after gunshots rang out during a practice football game in South Florida on Friday night in what authorities say stemmed from an altercation between students. Palm Beach County Sheriff's officials said two people were injured in the gunfire during the game at Palm Beach Central...

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Ex-teacher arrested for sex with student admits there were others: cops
Ex-teacher arrested for sex with student admits there were others: cops

AZTEC, N.M. — Authorities in New Mexico say a former high school teacher accused of having sex with a student admitted to doing so with several other girls while a teacher in Aztec. Police say 31-year-old James Dee Coulter had sex with a student when she was 17-years-old and that he told police following his...

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I’m Pablo Escobar’s first son who was kept hidden from the world
I’m Pablo Escobar’s first son who was kept hidden from the world

Phillip Witcomb always knew he was adopted but could never have imagined his real father was the world’s most wanted criminal, he tells DOMINIC UTTON.

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Cops Taser grannie, 87, cutting leaves...because she had a knife
Cops Taser grannie, 87, cutting leaves...because she had a knife

A POLICE chief has defended his decision to use a stun gun on a smiling elderly woman who was using a knife to cut dandelion leaves. Martha Al-Bishara, 87, who doesn’t speak English, reportedly refused to drop the steak knife she was holding when approached by three police officers.

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	BEL MOONEY: How can I cope with a girlfriend who keeps wallowing in self-pity?
BEL MOONEY: How can I cope with a girlfriend who keeps wallowing in self-pity?

This week, Bel Mooney advises a reader who is having relationship difficulties because his partner is stuck in a job she hates. He explained how she throws tantrums when faced with rejection.

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	Royal Navy's new £3m aircraft carrier Big Lizzie prepares to set sail for the US
Royal Navy's new £3m aircraft carrier Big Lizzie prepares to set sail for the US

The landmark moment will come eight years since a fast jet last flew from a British aircraft carrier. The 65,000-tonne carrier is expected to leave Portsmouth Naval Base at about 6pm on Saturday

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