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FIRST GRADERS-POISON PLOT – Alaska first-graders accused of plot to poison classmate. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: Developing.
ANTARCTICA MELT – Study: Antarctic ice may melt faster than expected. SENT: 590 words, photo.
GOP 2016-TRUMP-ABORTION – Trump says abortion ban should yield ‘punishment’ for woman. SENT: 300 words.
GOP 2016-TRUMP-CAMPAIGN MANAGER – Security agents didn’t flinch at reporter Trump calls threat. SENT: 540 words, photos, videos.
CAMPAIGN 2016-TRUMP-WISCONSIN PROTEST – Police are looking for a man who pepper-sprayed a 15-year-old girl as Trump opponents and supporters clashed outside a Wisconsin rally. SENT: 420 words. Note: Prospects uncertain for photo of alleged pepper-sprayer.
SIBERIA-MISSING AMERICAN – Search underway in Siberia for missing US student. SENT: 260 words.
GM-IGNITION SWITCH TRIAL – Jury: GM car’s bad ignition switch not to blame in crash. SENT: 520 words.
SEVERE WEATHER-SOUTH – Deep South bracing for heavy rain, severe storms. SENT:
PEOPLE-BILL COSBY – Judge delays more questioning of Cosby in sex battery case. SENT: 550 words, photo.
TIMES SQUARE CHARACTERS – Pow! Spider-Man, Joker join forces on proposed NYC rules. SENT: 500 words, photos.
MICROSOFT-BUILD CONFERENCE – Microsoft wants people to have more intelligent conversations with their computers. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: Developing.
FULLSCREEN DIGITAL CHANNEL – Fullscreen media to start video-on-demand youth channel. SENT: 720 words, photo.
OLDER HOBBITS – Study: Indonesia “hobbit” fossils older than first thought. SENT: 550 words, photos.
RAPPER-PRISON SONG PROBE – Rap song allegedly recorded by inmate sparks probe. SENT: 440 words, photo.
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