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A Decade After Amish School Shooting, Gunman's Mother Talks Of Forgiveness

When Charles Roberts shot and killed five Amish girls in Lancaster, Pa., 10 years ago, his parents were devastated. But the Amish community forgave their son and has since embraced the Robertses.

A Decade After Amish School Shooting, Gunman's Mother Talks Of Forgiveness

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The Two-Way - News Blog

Man Pleads Guilty To Elaborate Kidnapping Initially Deemed A Hoax By Calif. Police

In court documents, 39-year-old Matthew Muller is identified as a former Marine who suffers from bipolar disorder. He is described as a Harvard-educated lawyer who was later disbarred.

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First Listen

Preview The New Album From Conor Oberst, 'Ruminations'

Oberst's distinctive warble is set against a spare patchwork of acoustic guitar, piano and the occasional harmonica, drawing most of the attention to his dark, personal words.

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Shots - Health News

CDC Urges Americans To Get A Flu Shot As Soon As Possible

There's plenty of vaccine available this year, and the sooner people get vaccinated the better, federal health officials say. A recent drop in vaccination, especially among the elderly, concerns them.

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Politics

Decades-Old Housing Discrimination Case Plagues Donald Trump

In the 1970s, the U.S. Department of Justice sued Donald Trump, his father and Trump Managment alleging the Trumps engaged in racial discrimination at their properties.

Decades-Old Housing Discrimination Case Plagues Donald Trump

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The Supreme Court: A Winning Issue In The Presidential Campaign?

It's been eight months since Justice Antonin Scalia died unexpectedly, leaving the Supreme Court short-handed and its future up for grabs in the presidential race.

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WATCH: Wells Fargo CEO Face House Panel Over Fake Accounts

Questions for John Stumpf include one about his sale of $13 million in stock, which Rep. Carolyn Maloney called "by far the largest open-market sale of Wells Fargo stock" in the CEO's tenure.

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Reykjavik Turns Off Street Lights To Turn Up The Northern Lights

Wednesday night's aurora borealis forecast was particularly strong, so Icelandic officials tried to reduce light pollution to make the green glow more visible to people in the capital.

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All Tech Considered

Phone Emergency Alerts Will Begin Including Links, Phone Numbers

Regulators have voted to expand cellphone alerts to 360 characters from the previous cutoff at 90 and to begin including clickable URLs and phone numbers over the next year or so. But no photos yet.