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Police: Cop killed wife, son, torched home then shot himself

Authorities say a police officer with no prior history of domestic violence fatally shot his wife and son and set the family's suburban Albany house on fire before committing suicide

The Latest: Occupiers say they're preparing to surrender

The last four armed occupiers of a national wildlife refuge in Oregon say they're getting ready to turn themselves in after FBI agents came to the federal property and surrounded them

Cleveland Sends Tamir Rice's Family A $500 Ambulance Bill

The city claims Rice's family owes money for the ambulance that transported the 12-year-old to the hospital after he was shot by police in 2014.

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Goat facing 7 years in jail for eating flowers

A goat in India is staring down a seven year prison sentence for eating its neighbors flowers. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the details.

Valentine's Day Is Such Garbage In Lebanon

Lebanon's government hasn't found a solution for the country's ongoing garbage problem. Cue the clowns.

Congress likely to give final OK to local Internet tax ban

Congress a step away from permanently barring state, local governments from taxing Internet

Brazil and University of Texas reach deal on Zika vaccine

Brazilian Health Minister Marcelo Castro said the South American country is signing an agreement with the University of Texas to develop a vaccine against the Zika virus

Authorities reach $3.2B settlement with Morgan Stanley

Federal and state authorities have reached a $3.2 billion settlement with Morgan Stanley over bank practices that contributed to the 2008 financial crisis including misrepresentations about the value of mortgage-backed securities

David Bowie's Son Announces Baby News A Month After His Dad's Death

Duncan Jones announced he's expecting a baby with his wife. Jones tweeted, "Circle of life."

The Latest: Russia hits 1,900 targets in Syria in a week

The Russian defense ministry says its airstrikes have hit about 1,900 targets in Syria in the past week

Latest: Officer shot in standoff, injuries life-threatening

Police in North Dakota say an officer has been shot amid a standoff with a domestic violence suspect in Fargo and is not expected to survive

Panel advances bill to require ultrasounds before abortions

Kentucky lawmakers have advanced a bill that would require doctors to perform ultrasounds prior to abortions and to describe what is seen to the pregnant woman

Standoff At Oregon Wildlife Refuge May Be Coming To An End

The last four occupiers of the Oregon wildlife refuge are expected to end their protest Thursday after Cliven Bundy was arrested by the FBI.

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Man loses it during flight, urinates on fellow passenger

A man aboard a flight headed to Paris allegedly urinated on a fellow passenger. It was supposedly because he wasn't allowed to smoke or drink mid-air. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Hundreds Of Galaxies Were Hiding Behind The Milky Way

Scientists used a radio telescope and an "innovative receiver" to see the hidden galaxies.

Head of Google in Europe grilled by UK tax authorities

The chair of the UK parliamentary committee has grilled the head of Google in Europe in a fierce exchange about whether the company had paid its fair share of taxes

USOC to hire infectious disease specialists for Zika

The U.S. Olympic Committee will hire two infectious disease specialists to be available to potential Olympians worried about the Zika outbreak in Brazil

'Star Wars' producers charged over Harrison Ford accident

British health authorities have laid criminal charges against producers of "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" over an on-set accident in which Harrison Ford broke his leg

Stan Kroenke Has 12 More Ranches Than You — And Way More Haters, Too

Stan Kroenke just settled his latest deal. This time it's for one of the largest cattle ranches in the U.S.

Watchdog finds progress since "Fast and Furious" operation

The Justice Department inspector general says the department has made progress since a failed ATF gun-smuggling operation known as "Fast and Furious" but that work remains to be done

UK health secretary to impose contract on junior doctors

Britain's health secretary is taking the unusual step of opting to impose a contract on junior doctors in England after thousands of the medical professionals failed to agree on a contract

5 indicted in 2015 New York City gas explosion that killed 2

Authorities say a building owner and four others have been indicted on charges that include manslaughter in connection with a 2015 gas explosion that killed two people and leveled three New York City buildings

Missouri professor calls her protest actions embarrassing

A suspended University of Missouri assistant professor says she's embarrassed about her run-ins with student journalists during race-related student protests in November

How Democratic Superdelegates Could Cramp Sanders' Style

Bernie Sanders' path to the White House is further complicated by superdelegates.

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Earth didn't score 100% on index that predicts likelihood of life

Astronomers are creating an index that is intended to predict the likelihood of life on alien planets. So how did Earth do? Not 100% but here we are. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) explains.

Medical Marijuana Might Be Legalized In Australia Really Soon

A new amendment in Australia would legalize medical marijuana there, though each state could decide whether or not to comply.