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MacArthur "Genius Grant" Winners Revealed

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Father Gives Hospital Beautiful Thank You For Saving Son's Life

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Barkley Throws "Turrible" First Pitch

Barkley Throws "Turrible" First Pitch

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Peavy Powers Giants Past D'Backs 2-1

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Metal Sheet Ignited 1,000-Acre Silverado Brush Fire: Authorities

Metal Sheet Ignited 1,000-Acre Silverado Brush Fire: Authorities

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Claim Filed After Giants' Native American Heritage Night Incident

Claim Filed After Giants' Native American Heritage Night Incident

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WATCH: Man Pickpockets Sleeping Woman on NYC Subway Platform

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NY Dog Turns Up in Florida Nearly 3 Years After Disappearance

NY Dog Turns Up in Florida Nearly 3 Years After Disappearance

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Ferguson Protesters Call for New Prosecutor in Brown Case

Ferguson Protesters Call for New Prosecutor in Brown Case

Protesters seeking justice for Michael Brown, the unarmed teen who was shot dead in Missouri, disrupted a government meeting Tuesday, calling to remove the county prosecutor from investigating the case.

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Military Vets Targeted by Sophisticated Job Scheme

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NorCal Wildfires Destroy Homes, Force Evacuations

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Bay Area Pilot Survives Small Plane Crash

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Claim Filed After Giants' Native American Heritage Night Incident

Claim Filed After Giants' Native American Heritage Night Incident

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Los Gatos Development Plan Sparks Debate

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