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Video shows man shooting 'Suge' Knight at pre-VMA party, but no suspect named

Detectives have video that shows a man shooting former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight and two other people in a West Hollywood nightclub early Sunday, a sheriff's spokeswoman said.

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Patient tested in California for possible Ebola exposure

By Laura Ly

Another patient is being tested in the United States for possible Ebola exposure—this time, in California.

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Byron Scott becomes Centennial High mentor

Lakers head coach will be involved in Male Academy

Lakers head coach Byron Scott announced Tuesday that he will serve as a mentor for ninth- and 10th-grade students involved in the Male Academy intervention program at Centennial High School in Compton.

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LAPD camera system deemed inadequate

Audit reveals broken, innacurately positioned, destroyed surveillance footage

Responding to an independent watchdog’s audit that found the Los Angeles Police Department’s camera system “inadequate,” Chief Charlie Beck said Tuesday broken cameras at police stations will get fixed and staff will be better trained.

LAUSD makes shift to counseling rather than punishment

School police no longer issue citations for minor offenses

Los Angeles Unified School District officials have announced that school police will no longer issue citations for most campus fights, petty theft and other minor offenses but instead refer students to counseling and other services.

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Healthy school lunches face tough taste test

USDA says 1 million fewer students are eating federal lunches since 2012

USDA says 1 million fewer students are eating federal lunches since 2012

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2022 World Cup city rises in the desert

But FIFA is under pressure to move the event to another country

If you're trying to create the perfect 21st-century city, it helps to start with a blank slate. Even if that slate is a sweltering strip of sand.

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Behind Robin Williams’ genius was the great comic Jonathan Winters

Before Robin Williams, there was Jonathan Winters. Winters begat Williams, if only in comedic spirit.

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Robin Williams and the next generation of comics

The late-night TV hosts all pay tribute to late comedian

Comedic actor Robin Williams died at his Northern California home Monday, law enforcement official said. Williams was 63. Coroner investigators suspect "the death to be a suicide due to asphyxia," according to a statement from the Marin County, California, sheriff's office.

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'Pink slime' is back and headed for your burger

The maker of the beef filler dubbed "pink slime" by critics is reopening a plant that it shut in the face of bad publicity two years ago

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SeaWorld stock gets soaked, plunges 30%

This is the first time the company has admitted suffering attendence from animal activists

SeaWorld isn't having a whale of a good time these days.

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Companies that treat workers well have better stock returns

A new research report concludes that employers that treat their workers well have better stock returns

It turns out the best places to work around the world are also the best companies to invest in.

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When depression affects your kids

Experts: If a child seems sad or withdrawn for 2-3 weeks, parents should be concerned

When we lose a beloved superstar like Robin Williams to an apparent suicide and learn he had been battling severe depression before his death, it's natural to think about our own loved ones.

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5 things women couldn't do in the 1960s

Can you imagine pregnancy being a fireable offense? How about job security hinging on your weight or the softness of your hands? What if you couldn't open a bank account or establish a line of credit unless you had a husband to cosign for you? What if you had the grades to attend a school like Princeton, but your gender kept you on the other side of those hallowed, ivy-covered halls?

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Why marijuana's moment has arrived

A few decades ago, marijuana was a topic that relatively few people, mostly counterculture musicians and comedians, spoke about in public. The comedy team of Cheech and Chong made films such as "Up in Smoke" that extolled the pleasures of smoking pot at a time the subject was still taboo.

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What we know about Michael Brown's shooting

The Missouri town is wracked by violence after protesters take to the streets

It's a case of he said, he said. The accounts of why a police officer fatally shot Michael Brown on a street in Ferguson, Missouri, this weekend couldn't be more disparate.

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'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' sequel set

The first film opened to $65 million over the weekend

The next "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" movie appears to be locked and loaded.

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Why missionaries put their lives on the line

It wasn’t as if God's voice boomed through sun-parted clouds, telling Kent Brantly to move his family to Liberia.

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Eavesdropping with a camera and potted plants

The technology could be used for law enforcement, space research and more

Before you spill your deepest darkest secrets, or plans for world domination, look around you. Is there a gossipy potato chip bag or leafy green houseplant nearby picking up your conversation?

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History of cloning

Cloning Fast Facts

Here's some background information about cloning, a process of creating an identical copy of an original.

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Open carry kid's book a sensation

"My Parents Open Carry" is a children's book about bearing firearms in public

A children's book about gun rights has benefited from an unexpected boost in sales after it became the subject of a mocking segment on "Real Time with Bill Maher" last week.

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U.S. Nuclear Power Plants

Here's a look at nuclear power plants in the United States

There are 100 commercial nuclear power reactor units licensed to operate in the United States. These operate in 31 of the 48 contiguous states.

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Keke Palmer is Broadway's first black Cinderella

Keke Palmer's newest role is making history.

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"Bachelor in Paradise" premiered Monday

In the spinoff "Bachelor in Paradise," ABC has rounded up past "Bachelor" and "Bachelorette" contestants to give them a second chance at finding love. (Or is that fame? Perhaps a lucky few will find both.)

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American woman infected with Ebola arrives in U.S.

Nancy Writebol's family says it was making funeral plans for her last week as she lay stricken with Ebola in Liberia amid the disease's deadliest recorded outbreak.

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Ebola is here: 5 reasons not to panic

Doctors know how it spreads and can keep contamination down

Donald Trump is tweeting that "We should not be importing (Ebola) to our homeland."

Appeals courts differ on Obamacare

Supreme Court case likely

Washington—it was a tale of two rulings—the best of times and the worst of times for Obamacare in the federal appeals courts. First, a three-judge panel of the D.C. Circuit court of appeals ruled Tuesday against a key component of the law —the federal subsidies for millions of people who signed up for health coverage.

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Road melts at Yellowstone National Park

Extreme heat from thermal features at Yellowstone National Park, created by the active volcano below the park, caused oil to bubble on a road surface Wednesday and damage it.

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21: Science's limit when it comes to the drinking age

Scientists say the law makes drinking more appealing to teens

On July 17, 1984, President Ronald Reagan signed into law the National Minimum Drinking Age Act, which withheld a percentage of highway funds from any state that didn't raise the minimum drinking age to 21.

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Middle school metal band lands huge record deal

The trio of two teens and a preteen has gained notice, opened for Guns 'N Roses

A trio of middle school rockers has just unlocked a major record deal.

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Senate confirms Castro as HUD secretary

Considered one of the most prominent Latino members of the Democratic Party

Mr. Castro is coming to Washington.

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The 7-foot shark was agitated by a fisherman's hook

Soon after the great white shark chomped into his torso, Steven Robles thought everything was over.

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Donald Sterling trial sent back to probate court

A federal judge on Monday said a probate court should decide whether Shelly Sterling had the right to sell the Los Angeles Clippers.

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Experts say hookah can be just as dangerous as smoking cigarettes

The United States may be winning the war on cigarettes. After decades of public service announcements about the dangers of smoking, fewer teens are lighting up.

Congress marks 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act of 1964

Congressional leaders on Tuesday marked the 50th anniversary of the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964, which outlawed discrimination on the basis of race, religion, sex or national origin.

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World Cup shatters streaming record

ESPN's live streams have logged over 23 million viewing hours during the 2014 World Cup, enough to make the tournament the most-streamed live sporting event ever.

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Does cereal have too many vitamins for kids?

A new report analyzes the vitamin and mineral content of 1,500 cereals

Most parents are concerned about their kids getting enough vitamins. Should they also worry about giving their kids too much?

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Gunmen open fire in Kenyan coastal town, set fire to hotels

Death toll stands at 48

Bodies were strewn in the streets amid a backdrop of burned cars and charred buildings in the small Kenyan coastal town of Mpekeoni on Monday.

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Caffeine affects teen boys more

Caffeine affects boys more than girls, but only after they hit puberty, according to a new study published in the latest edition of the journal Pediatrics.

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Five ways to get paid to travel this summer

Many programs will give you free room and board in exchange for work

A lot of programs will give you free room and board in exchange for a little work. Trust us, it will be a lot better than spending the summer watching "Maury" re-runs.

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Actress Ruby Dee dies at 91

By Alan Duke and Todd Leopold

Another creative and artistic giant has bid America adieux. Ruby Dee, the award-winning actress whose seven-decade career included triumphs on stage and screen, has died. She was 91.

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Ford may make cars out of Heinz ketchup

Get ready for the tomato-mobile.

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Moles may predict breast cancer risk

Skin moles may indicate a woman's risk for breast cancer, according to two studies coming out this week in the journal PLOS Medicine. More moles could mean a slightly higher risk, particularly in middle-aged women, researchers say.

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Mike Rowe on 'PR campaign for hard work'

Ex-"Dirty Jobs" host says he set up foundation to promote hard work

Mike Rowe says he didn't consciously seek a cause to support -- it found him.

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Bomber pilot helped land airliner after captain fell ill

He kept quiet about his story until recently when reporters asked the Air Force

It sounds like the plot from an old movie: airline crew members make this passenger announcement, "Is anyone on board a pilot?"

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Wipeout! Quiksilver stock plunges 41%

A tsunami of selling hit Quiksilver on Tuesday

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Lupita Nyong'o joins 'Star Wars' cast

Nyong'o tweeted the good news

It continues to be the year of Lupita Nyong'o.

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Food poisoning? It was likely a restaurant worker, says CDC

Approximately 20 million people fall ill every year due to norovirus, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which says the food service industry could do much to decrease that number.

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Rihanna bares almost all in sheer, sparkly dress

Rihanna's presence at Monday's CFDA Fashion Awards nearly eclipsed the ceremony itself, and she did it while wearing almost nothing at all.

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Facebook pressed to return money from ads promoting Syrian President's page

Facebook is facing pressure to return money it accepted to run ads promoting its page for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's presidential campaign.

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