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RETRANSMISSION TO CORRECT NAME TO JASON SEAMAN - In this undated photo, provided by Southern Illinois University, Jason Seaman, a defensive end for the SIU football team, poses for a photo in Carbondale, Ill. Seaman, now a science teacher at Noblesville West Middle School in Noblesville, Ind., subdued a student armed with two handguns who opened fire inside his classroom Friday, May, 25, 2018. The assailant wounded classmate and Seaman whose swift intervention was credited with saving lives. (Southern Illinois University via AP)
Indiana teacher who tackled shooter scheduled to speakA science teacher who was shot while tackling an armed student at a suburban Indianapolis middle school is scheduled to speak about the incident.
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In this Aug. 22, 2017 photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, a remnant of World War II remains on Attu Island, Alaska. One of the bloodiest World War II battles in the Pacific was waged 75 years ago this month on Attu Island in Alaska's Aleutian Islands. American forces reclaimed the island on Memorial Day 1943, 11 months after Japan seized it. (Lisa Hupp/U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service via AP)
Bloody but forgotten WWII battle still haunts soldiersThe only World War II battle fought on North American soil was waged 75 years ago this month on Attu Island in Alaska's Aleutian Islands
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Police launch probe after video shows officer punching womanPolice have launched an investigation after video posted online shows an officer punching a woman on a beach in southern New Jersey
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Search for 14-month-old toddler to resume MondayThe western New York search for a 14-month-old boy whose mother's body was found enters its sixth day Monday
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Floodwaters rushes through part of Ellicott City, Md., Sunday, May 27, 2018. Roaring flash floods struck the Maryland city Sunday that had been wracked by similar devastation two years ago, its main street turned into a raging river that reached the first floor of some buildings and swept away parked cars, authorities and witnesses say. (Kenneth K. Lam/The Baltimore Sun via AP)
With a roar, flash flood smashes into a Maryland communityFlash flood roars through downtown Ellicott City, Maryland, sweeping away cars and leaving devastation similar to community's last flood in 2016
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In a May 21, 2018 photo, Phil Boczanowski, developer of the property on Palomar Mountain, kneels at the memorial site on resident Mike LaPlant's lot on Palomar Mountain, with one of the radial engines from one of the planes that crashed on May 30, 1944. A group of dedicated researchers last month paid tribute to the fallen Navy fliers with a bronze memorial near the crash site atop Palomar Mountain. (John Gibbins/The San Diego Union-Tribune via AP)
Memorial honors WWII Navy men who died in California crashA new memorial honors a dozen Navy men killed in an aircraft collision in Southern California while doing a training exercise during World War II
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Most Illinois gravestones defaced with swastikas cleanedA manager at a southwestern Illinois cemetery says most of the gravestones spray-painted with swastikas have been cleaned and will be in good condition as families visit on Memorial Day.
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People wait to be allowed to return to their cars as the sun sets following a shooting on the east side of Lake Hefner in Oklahoma City, Thursday, May 24, 2018. Police say a man armed with a pistol walked into an Oklahoma City restaurant and opened fire, wounding two people, before being shot dead by an armed civilian in the parking lot. (Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman via AP)
Oklahoma restaurant shooting victim in good conditionAn Oklahoma City hospital says a 12-year-old girl is recovering after being shot at a restaurant where the gunman was later shot dead by bystanders
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Chelsea Clinton: Trump Has Exposed 'a Rot' in AmericaFormer first daughter Chelsea Clinton took the opportunity of a sit-down with the Guardian to put in relatively blunt terms how she feels about current president and her mother's former opponent, Donald Trump. "I don’t agree with what he’s doing to degrade what it means to be an American," Clinton...
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Top High School Basketball Player Dies on the CourtA top-ranked high school basketball player died suddenly during a game before he was able to fulfill his dream of using his gifts to help his family out of poverty. Per CBS News , James Hampton collapsed during a Nike Elite Youth Basketball League game in Virginia on Saturday. The 6'5"...
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Ferry loses power off of Martha's VineyardA stranded ferry off the shore of Martha's Vineyard carrying dozens of people has been towed to safety
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25 years later, fugitive returns to NYC, gets arrestedA man who fled the country 25 years ago while facing a prison sentence for attempted murder was arrested when he arrived at a New York City airport
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