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Heavily armed police officers exit the Costco following a shooting inside the wholesale warehouse in Corona, Calif.,  Friday, June 14, 2019.  A gunman opened fire inside the store during an argument,  killing a man, wounding two other people and sparking a stampede of terrified shoppers before he was taken into custody, police said. The man involved in the argument was killed and two other people were wounded, Corona police Lt. Jeff Edwards said.  (Will Lester/Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG via AP)
LAPD investigates officer's actions in Costco shootingAs the Los Angeles Police Department gathers evidence and video footage, authorities remain tight-lipped about what provoked a Friday night confrontation that led to an off-duty officer shooting and killing a man in a Costco Wholesale warehouse store
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FILE - This June 1, 2009 file photo shows Frank Kameny in his home in Washington. Kameny, a government astronomer who sued after he was fired for being gay, took his anti-discrimination case to the Supreme Court in 1961 (the justices declined to hear his appeal), and helped stage the first gay rights protest outside the White House in 1965. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
50 years after Stonewall, LGBT rights are a work in progress50 years after the 1969 Stonewall uprising in New York, the LGBT rights movement in the US has made huge advances but still has unfinished business
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Virginia college wants wizardry school's $70K debt to vanishThe College of William & Mary says a wizardry school owes it more than $70,000 for an event at its campus in Williamsburg, Virginia
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Cops: NH Woman Shoved 'Old, Winded' Dog Into LakeIn what police describe as a horrific case of animal cruelty, a New Hampshire woman has been arrested for allegedly shoving her dog into a lake and watching it drown. Nancy Bucciarelli, 66, was arrested Friday and charged with misdemeanor cruelty to animals, the New Hampshire Union Leader reports. Police...
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Oil exports are on the rise in LouisianaThe Louisiana Offshore Oil Port is becoming a major world source of exported crude oil
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FILE - In this March 29, 2019 file photo, President Donald Trump speaks to reporters during a visit to Lake Okeechobee and Herbert Hoover Dike at Canal Point, Fla. Florida was a bright spot for Republicans in an otherwise bleak 2018, seemingly immune to headwinds faced by the GOP in other historic battlegrounds from President Donald Trump’s tumultuous presidency. But ahead of the 2020 election, Democrats aren’t giving up hope on the Sunshine State, seeking to inject new peril to Trump’s path to another term in office.  (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
10 Things to Know for TodayAmong 10 Things to Know: Hong Kong protesters leave the streets; What caused a massive blackout in South America and both Republicans and Democrats are ready to battle for Florida in 2020.
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Stewart: Mitch McConnell Is 'White Whale' of 9/11 FundingJon Stewart kept up the pressure on Congress to pass funding for 9/11 first responders in a Fox News Sunday appearance—and slammed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell as the "white whale" of the issue. "I want to make it clear that this has never been dealt with compassionately by...
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Wildlife Officials Kill Bear That Became Social Media StarA young black bear in Oregon had to be killed because the public ignored advice not to feed it, wildlife officials say. Authorities say the bear in the popular Scoggins Valley Park just west of Portland had become so used to humans that people were able to approach it and...
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Pastor convicted of sex charges to be sentencedA former minister in Ohio found guilty of child sex trafficking after a woman told jurors he groomed her for sex when she was 14 and encouraged her to have sex with two other pastors is scheduled to be sentenced in federal court
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Heavily armed police officers exit the Costco following a shooting inside the wholesale warehouse in Corona, Calif.,  Friday, June 14, 2019.  A gunman opened fire inside the store during an argument,  killing a man, wounding two other people and sparking a stampede of terrified shoppers before he was taken into custody, police said. The man involved in the argument was killed and two other people were wounded, Corona police Lt. Jeff Edwards said.  (Will Lester/Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG via AP)
LAPD investigates officer's actions in Costco shootingThe Los Angeles Police Department is gathering evidence and video footage in an administrative investigation into an off-duty officer who shot and killed a man he said attacked him inside a Costco Wholesale warehouse store
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In this June 13, 2019 photo, a migrant woman reads a Bible as she rests inside the Portland Exposition Building in Portland, Maine. Maine's largest city has repurposed the basketball arena as an emergency shelter in anticipation of hundreds of asylum seekers who are headed to the state from the U.S. southern border. Most are arriving from Congo and Angola. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Record number of African migrants coming to Mexican borderPeople fleeing economic hardship and human rights abuses in African countries are coming to the U.S.-Mexico border in unprecedented numbers
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New Mexico mural focuses on missing Native American womenA new mural in southern New Mexico seeks to honor missing and slain Native American women amid a nationwide push to bring more attention to the issue
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