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Inside the largest Hindu celebration in Africa

Inside Africa explores how Hindu culture was able to travel across oceans, overcome disease and help build a thriving new nation.

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Companies crucial to energy exploration abandon $34B merger

The Justice Department says two companies crucial to the business of U.S. energy exploration _ Halliburton and Baker Hughes _ have abandoned their planned merger

Closing arguments set in 'Grim Sleeper' serial killer trial

The trial of alleged "Grim Sleeper" Lonnie Franklin Jr. headed to a close Monday after months of testimony about a serial killer who stalked women during the 1980s crack cocaine epidemic, then lay low for 14 years before renewing the grisly sex attacks

Tiny Nebraska town says no to 1,100 jobs, citing way of life

Officials thought little Nickerson, Nebraska, was the perfect spot for a chicken processing plant and the accompanying 1,100 jobs, but no one celebrated when the news leaked out

LA County Sheriff's Official Resigns Amid Racist Email Controversy

Tom Angel forwarded the emails from his work account during his time at the Burbank Police Department.

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One of the Largest Circus Lion Rescues Ever

Animal Defenders International is planning the largest airlift of lions ever. Angeli Kakade (@angelikakade) has the story.

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Brussels Airport Reopens Departure Lounge 6 Weeks After Attacks

Brussels Airport partially reopened the departure hall roughly 40 days after the attacks at the airport.

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Italy: Hague tribunal OKs marine's return from India for now

Italy's Foreign Ministry says an international tribunal in The Hague has decided that an Italian marine being held in India in the shooting deaths of two Indian fishermen mistaken for pirates can return home for the duration of arbitration

Alabama governor, senator urge TVA to sell unfinished nuke

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley and Sen. Richard Shelby are among those urging TVA to sell its unfinished Bellefonte Nuclear Plant

Docs Say Serial Killers Have Specific Genes

Experts have studied the minds of serial killers for year. Now they say many of them might have a unique brain structure. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.

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OMG! Secretary of state says no selfies in the voting booth

West Virginia voters who want to share their experience on social media will have to find some other way than a voting booth selfie

Schools Nationwide Face Tight Budgets — In Detroit, Teachers Go Unpaid

Detroit Public Schools can't afford teachers, summer school or special education services — and lots of schools across the nation are cutting budgets.

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Authorities investigate after suspect stunned by police dies

The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating after a suspect, who police say was intoxicated, died at a hospital after being stunned by officers during his arrest

Buffett says drugmaker Valeant had flawed business model

Investor Warren Buffett says he declined to invest in Valeant Pharmaceuticals because it had a flawed business model

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Sick-out by Detroit teachers prompts 43 school closures

The union that represents Detroit's public school teachers is urging members to call in sick Monday

The Cruz Campaign Corrects Heidi After She Calls Ted An Immigrant

Ted Cruz's campaign said his wife "misspoke" when she referred to Cruz as an immigrant. It's an important distinction for his presidential hopes.

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Charge Map takes stress out of electric motoring

Finding gas stations in cities is easy, but what about charge points for your electric car? With apps like Charge Map the process is simple.

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Australian says he's founder of Bitcoin digital cash

An Australian man long thought to be associated with the digital currency Bitcoin has publicly identified himself as the man responsible for its creation

Tracing the roots of Hindus in Africa

They are descendants of half a million indentured laborers brought to Mauritius in the 1800s and now form the largest population of Hindus on the continent.

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Raging fire destroys historic New York City church

A historic church in New York City has been destroyed in a raging fire just hours after its Orthodox worshippers celebrated Easter

1st cruise from a US port in decades leaves Miami for Cuba

Passengers have set sail from Miami on a historic cruise to Cuba, the first in decades to depart from a U.S. seaport for the communist island nation

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Box Office Top 3: 'Keanu' Isn't Quite Adorable Enough To Take No. 1

Audiences loved the bite-sized sketches that initially brought the comedic duo fame, but critics say the transition to feature film was rocky.

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Olympian Auctions Ad Space on Arm

Olympian Nick Simmonds is auctioning off some space on his arm that can be used for ads during the 2016 track and field season. Problem is, he's not exactly allowed to do that. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) breaks it down.

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Is Princess Charlotte Walking Now?

Photos released for her first birthday show just how fast she's growing.

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