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FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2018, file photo, Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro speaks about a grand jury’s report on clergy abuse in the Roman Catholic Church during a news conference at the Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa. The U.S. Justice Department opened their own investigation and have served subpoenas on dioceses across the state, according to multiple sources who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity. The subpoenas follow the state grand jury report. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
Federal prosecutors open clergy abuse probe in PennsylvaniaFederal prosecutors have opened an investigation of child sexual abuse by Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania, using subpoenas to demand secret files and testimony from high-ranking leaders
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3rd preschool worker charged over giving melatonin to kidsPolice have charged a third Pennsylvania preschool worker after the school's owner was accused of putting the sleep aid melatonin in children's lunches
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A tortoise moves in a cage along with four others Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, from an Upper Hanover, Pa., home. Authorities rescued over 200 animals from the home, including more than 100 snakes, as well as several alligators, ferrets, skunks, turtles and at least half a dozen guinea pigs. (Rick Kintzel/The Morning Call via AP)
At least 240 animals rescued from 'deplorable' homeAt least 240 animals have been rescued from a Pennsylvania home, including more than 100 snakes, several alligators, five tortoises, two skunks, at least a dozen ferrets and some guinea pigs
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Ex-Newtown officials defend handling of shooter's educationFormer educators in the Connecticut town where 20 children and six adults were shot to death in an elementary school are pushing back against a state report that was critical of how the shooter's education was handled
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FILE - In this Jan. 2017 photo, Ed Meek poses for a photo in Oxford, Miss.  After a Facebook post by Meek, a prominent University of Mississippi donor was denounced as racist, some professors say the university should rename its journalism school for an African-American journalist who crusaded against lynching. (Bruce Newman/The Oxford Eagle via AP)
Ole Miss donor's name being removed after racist commentA donor's name is being removed the University of Mississippi journalism school after his Facebook post drew backlash for being racist
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Former Minneapolis FBI agent Terry Albury and his attorney, Joshua Dratel, left, walk out of the Federal Courthouse in St. Paul Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 after Albury was sentenced to four years in prison for leaking classified defense documents to a reporter.  (Shari L. Gross/Star Tribune via AP)
Ex-FBI agent gets 4 years in prison for leaking documentsA former FBI agent in Minnesota who admitted to leaking classified documents to a reporter has been sentenced to 4 years in prison
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Navy: No evidence of shooting on barge in Virginia shipyardThe Navy says it has found no evidence of a shooting aboard a barge in a Virginia shipyard after a report of active shooter there
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Officials: Body found in Virginia river is Florence victimThe death toll from Hurricane Florence has increased again, more than a month after the storm made landfall in North Carolina
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Eugenics backer's name may be dropped from college libraryThe name of a former University of Vermont president may be removed from the library because of his support of research into eugenics that helped lead to sterilizations
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Air Force: Thunderbird pilot blacked out before fatal crashAn investigation into a fatal Thunderbird crash in southern Nevada determined the pilot lost consciousness before his fighter jet slammed into the ground
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Barron County Sheriff Chris Fitzgerald speaks during a press conference about 13-year-old Jayme Closs who has been missing since her parents were found dead in their home Wednesday Oct. 17, 2018 in Barron, Wis. Investigators have been searching for 13-year-old Jayme Closs since deputies responding to a 911 call early Monday found her parents dead in their home in Barron. The girl, who was ruled out as a suspect on the first day, was gone when deputies arrived. (Jerry Holt/Star Tribune via AP)
Volunteers join search for girl whose parents were killedOne-hundred volunteers have joined the search for a Wisconsin girl who went missing earlier this week and whose parents were shot and killed in their home
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Key groups urge Turkey to seek UN probe of missing KhashoggiLeading human rights and journalists' organizations urged Turkey on Thursday to ask the United Nations to launch an investigation into the disappearance and "possible extrajudicial execution" of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi
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