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Sea lion found starving in San Diego restaurant on the mend

Veterinarians say a starving sea lion rescued last week after finding its way into a fancy San Diego restaurant is on the mend

Son: Gunman who killed 2 deputies had emotional problems

The son of a gunman who fatally shot two Maryland sheriff's deputies before he was killed in a shootout says his father was a heavy drinker with emotional problems, but never spoke poorly of police

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.

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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.

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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

PepsiCo meets 4Q profit forecasts

PepsiCo matches 4Q earnings expectations, tops revenue forecasts

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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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

State: Forcing officer's testimony in Gray case not unusual

Prosecutors say there's nothing unusual about a court order requiring Baltimore Police Officer William Porter to testify against fellow officers in the Freddie Gray case

Gunfire that killed baby likely aimed at gang member father

Gunfire most likely meant for her gang member father hit a 1-year-old girl in the head and killed her in her crib in a home in Compton, officials said

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.

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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.

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Hundreds Of Galaxies Were Hiding Behind The Milky Way

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

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Fantasy sports companies defend embattled industry

Daily fantasy sports companies say their industry remains viable despite a rocky start to 2016

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

How Democratic Superdelegates Could Cramp Sanders' Style

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

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Tutu asks why it took years to prosecute apartheid murder

Nobel Peace Prize winner Desmond Tutu has questioned why it took so long for South African prosecutors to charge former members of the apartheid-era security forces for the 1983 death of an activist

Texas could take stance against disputed bite mark evidence

Critics of bite mark evidence say Texas could be on the brink of taking a stance that would reverberate in courtrooms across the country

Fargo police say officer mortally wounded after standoff

Police in North Dakota say a Fargo police officer was shot amid a standoff with a domestic violence suspect and is not expected to survive his injuries

Bernie Sanders Got A Huge Amount Of Money After His New Hampshire Win

After his New Hampshire primary win, Bernie Sanders got a staggering $5.2 million in donations in the 18 hours following his victory speech.

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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.

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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.

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