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PLACENTIA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California teacher who committed suicide by hanging herself in her classroom was a well-liked 31-year-old photography instructor, authorities said Monday.Students arriving at El Dorado High School found Jillia ...more

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FREEDOM, Calif. (AP) — A head-on crash left four people dead and four others seriously injured when a car packed with teens collided with a pickup truck in rural Santa Cruz County.The black Mercedes sedan — a so-called party on wheels — crossed ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The parents of the first three victims of a deadly rampage in Santa Barbara last year are suing the county, the Sheriff's Department and the apartment building where the killer lived, contending they ignored numerous warning signs th ...more

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SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's weather bureau said on Tuesday the chance of an El Nino developing this year had risen to about 50 percent after signs of renewed warming in tropical Pacific Ocean. The Bureau of Meteorology said six out of eigh ...more

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By Reiji Murai TOKYO (Reuters) - Embattled Japanese electronics maker Sharp Corp is preparing to seek aid from its two main lenders, a source with direct knowledge of the matter said, in what would be its second bailout in three years despite ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Police fatally shot a homeless man on Skid Row during a "brutal" videotaped struggle in which a rookie officer cried out that the man had grabbed his gun, the Los Angeles police chief said Monday.Video showed the man reaching ...more

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JACKSON, Ga. (AP) — Corrections officials have postponed Georgia's first execution of a woman in 70 years, citing problems with the lone drug that would be used for the lethal injection.The only drug used in Georgia executions is pentobarbital.< ...more

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MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australian rugby league international Jarryd Hayne is one step closer to his realizing his dream of carving out an NFL career after securing a futures contract with the San Francisco 49ers. The 27-year-old announced his ...more

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JACKSON, Ga. (AP) — Georgia postpones its 1st execution of a woman in 70 years, citing problem with injection drug. ...more

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SEATTLE (AP) — A high-risk sex offender who fled Canada for Seattle was being held on $1 million bail after authorities charged him with raping a 69-year-old woman.According to documents filed in King County Superior Court, 49-year-old Michael S ...more