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This March 2017 photo provided by the Alabama Department of Corrections shows Alabama death row inmate Walter Leroy Moody Jr., who is scheduled to be executed on April 19, 2018. Moody was condemned for the mail bomb death of U.S. Circuit Judge Robert S. Vance in December 1989, and he was blamed for a wave of bombings that terrorized the Southeast nearly 30 years ago. Officials are preparing for his execution amid a new wave of bombings in Texas. (Alabama Department of Corrections via AP)
Austin bombings revive trauma of Alabama explosion deathThe deadly explosion of a package bomb in Alabama nearly 30 years ago is once again haunting the victim's son as Texas investigates the motives of a serial bomber and the man convicted of the crime in the South is set to be executed
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In this, Wednesday, March 14, 2018 photo, Rabbi Melissa Stollman of congregation Kol Tikvah, offer help for the Parkland, Fla., march, during a planning meeting with Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students, parents and volunteers in a hotel meeting room in Coral Springs, Fla.  The students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have spearheaded what could become one of the largest marches in history. Organizers say they are expecting perhaps 1 million people in the nation’s capital Saturday, March 24. More than 800 sister marches are planned from California to Japan. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
How the Parkland teens are pulling off a worldwide movementThey can't buy a beer or rent a car and most aren't even old enough to vote, yet the students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have spearheaded what could become one of the largest marches in history
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Water flows down Montecito Creek next a home that was destroyed in the Jan. 9 mudslide in Montecito, Calif., Thursday, March 22, 2018. A new round of heavy rain arrived Thursday, leaving authorities and disaster-weary residents on edge.  (AP Photo/Daniel Dreifuss)
Forecasters warn of mudslide dangers in CaliforniaForecasters warn of continuing mudslide dangers as new round of heavy rain arrives in California
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This July 26, 2017, photo shows the outside of a new Missionary Training Center building during the media day tour seen through a window of one of the MTC buildings in Provo, Utah. The Mormon church is investigating a former missionary training center president who is accused of sexually assaulting a woman in the 1980s, following the release this week of a secret audio recording where he is heard apologizing to her and citing a sex addiction. The allegations are "deeply disturbing" and would lead to formal discipline if true, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said in a statement posted to its website Tuesday, March 20, 2018. (Sammy Jo Hester/The Daily Herald via AP)
Report says ex-Mormon official asked woman to expose herselfEx-Mormon official admits asking woman to expose herself
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Driver dead after crashing at California Air Force baseOfficials say a driver breached the main gate at Travis Air Force Base in Northern California, then crashed and died
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In this March 20, 2018 photo, Sequita Thompson, points to the white area on the patio where she said her grandson Stephan Clark lay dead after being shot by police in Sacramento, Calif. Relatives, activists and Sacramento officials are questioning why police shot at an unarmed black man 20 times, killing him, when he turned out to be holding only a cellphone in his grandparents' backyard. (Renee C. Byer/The Sacramento Bee via AP)
Protest planned after fatal police shooting of unarmed manCommunity members and activists plan to gather at Sacramento City Hall to protest the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man by police
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New York, New Jersey airport workers to see wage hike to $19Workers at New York-area airports will see their wages nearly double over the next five years
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In this March 20, 2018 photo, Justin Johnson and his Miccosukee girlfriend, Rebecca Sanders, who gave birth to baby Ingrid Ronan Johnson on March 16, only to see the baby whisked away by Miccosukee Police, talk in Miami, Fla. Two days after the girl was born, tribal detectives accompanied by Miami-Dade police removed the child from the hospital. (Emily Michot/Miami Herald via AP)
Miccosukee tribe seizes non-native dad's newborn in hospitalA major clash between the authority of a sovereign Indian nation and non-native officials is shaping up in Florida, where a baby just born in a Miami hospital was taken from her parents, a Miccosukee mother and a white father.
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Idaho moves ahead with possible grizzly bear hunting seasonIdaho officials have started the process of opening a grizzly bear hunting season this fall that would allow the killing of one male grizzly
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Gulf Coast meteorologist will lead US hurricane centerA meteorologist who aided emergency response efforts along the Gulf Coast after the 2010 oil spill has been tapped to lead the U.S. government's hurricane forecasting hub in Miami
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Maine police: Be on lookout for home-invading wild turkeyPolice in Maine say they're on the lookout for a wild turkey that broke into a home through a bedroom window.
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UN chief: Global water crisis has widespread impactSecretary-General Antonio Guterres says on World Water Day that 40 percent of the world's population faces water scarcity
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