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Mysterious undersea orb caught on camera

Scientists from the E/V Nautilus research vessel were stumped when they spotted a strange purple blob on the ocean floor off the coast of California.

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The Latest: Prosecutors drop charges in Freddie Gray case

Prosecutors have dropped the remaining charges against Baltimore police officers in the death of Freddie Gray, bringing an end to the case without a conviction

Judge: Reagan shooter can leave hospital to live in Virginia

A judge says the man who attempted to assassinate President Ronald Reagan will be allowed to leave a Washington mental hospital and live full-time in Virginia

Branson: Parents should join kids who insist on smoking pot

British billionaire Richard Branson says if kids are going to smoke marijuana, their parents should join them

The Ice Bucket Challenge Funded A Major ALS Gene Breakthrough

Researchers say they found the gene NEK1 and that its mutations are linked to Lou Gehrig's disease, also called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS.

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Man Pulled Over with 2,000 Pounds of Rice in Minivan

A man in the UK was pulled over when his van looked like it was overweight. It was, it was full with close to a ton of rice. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

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After Another ISIS Attack, Piers Morgan Calls For Stricter Immigration

Piers Morgan penned an editorial for the Daily Mail, calling for tighter borders after two ISIS fighters killed a priest in Normandy, France.

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France's religious leaders united after church attack

France's main religious leaders have sent a message of unity and solidarity at a meeting with French President Francois Hollande after Islamic State extremists attacked a Catholic church and slit the throat of an elderly priest

Pretrial motions heard for fifth officer in prisoner death

Pretrial motions are scheduled to begin for a Baltimore police officer facing criminal charges in the arrest and subsequent death of a young man black whose neck was broken in a police van

The 'Corpse Flower' Smells Like Rotting Flesh and is Blooming in NYC

A planed dubbed 'The Corpse Flower' earned its name because it smells like rotting flesh when it's in bloom. New York City is about to experience it. Gillian Pensavalle (@GillianWithaG) has more.

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The Latest: Obama: Trump lacks "basic knowledge" about world

It was long ago and far away when Barack Obama snippily remarked, 'You're likable enough, Hillary.' It's a lovefest now

Prosecutors Drop All Remaining Charges In The Freddie Gray Case

A judge said prosecutors presented little to no proof that the officers acted unreasonably.

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Court reverses part of Iowa lottery fraud conviction

The Iowa Court of Appeals has reversed part of the fraud convictions of a former lottery official accused of fixing a Hot Lotto lottery game in Iowa in 2010

US stocks rise, helped by jump in Apple shares

Stocks move higher in early trading, lifted by a big gain in Apple

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Court reinstates rape charges despite delay in indictment

The Ohio Supreme Court has reinstated rape and kidnapping charges against a Cleveland man who argued that a delay in indicting him for the 20-year-old attack was unconstitutional

Did Russians Hack The DNC? Obama Says, 'Anything's Possible'

There has been speculation that the Russians hacked the Democratic National Committee to influence the election.

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Donald Trump: Minimum wage has to go up

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks to the media regarding his stance on the federal minimum wage.

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Aide: Hillary Clinton 'alarmed' by Russia link to DNC hack

An aide says Hillary Clinton is "alarmed" by the possibility that the Russian government was involved with the theft of emails from the Democratic National Committee

Donald Trump directly addresses Russia

During a press conference, Republican Nominee Donald Trump discussed the email hack of the DNC, and addressed Russia directly.

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Judge dismisses manslaughter charge against Florida deputy

A judge has dismissed a manslaughter charge against a Florida deputy who claimed self- defense in the fatal shooting of a black man carrying what turned out to be an air rifle

Texas attorney general took gift despite his office's rules

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton accepted $100,000 from the head of a company his office was investigating for Medicaid fraud despite internal rules in his agency that prohibit such gifts

The Latest: Reagan shooter can leave hospital, live in Va.

The man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan will continue to live under a number of restrictions when he leaves a Washington mental hospital next month

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San Francisco's Housing Crisis Just Got Interesting

The city may pass legislation allowing landlords to repurpose what would normally be considered storage into housing units.

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Jupiter Does Not Orbit the Sun

Based on the laws of physics there is a technicality where Jupiter does not exactly orbit the sun. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains why this is the case.

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The Attackers Who Killed A French Priest Claimed Allegiance To ISIS

Two men reportedly entered the church during mass and took hostages: two nuns, two churchgoers and a priest.

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