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Parole granted for man convicted in 1991 Texas gay slaying

Parole granted for man convicted in 1991 Texas gay slaying

Buice pleaded guilty to murder and was sentenced to 45 years in prison in 1991

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Obama Addresses Paris Terror Attacks

Obama Addresses Paris Terror Attacks

Antalya, Turkey (AP) — President Barack Obama on Monday conceded that the Paris terror attacks were a “terrible and sickening setback” in the fight against the Islamic State, but showed no indication of substantially changing his approach to defeating the extremist group. “The strategy that we are putting forward is the strategy that is ultimately…

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Amid student protests, some see erosion of free speech

Amid student protests, some see erosion of free speech

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – A recent groundswell of protests on college campuses over race, sexual misconduct and other social issues has some civil libertarians worried that the prized principle of free speech could be sacrificed in the rush to address legitimate student grievances. The potential conflict between civil rights and the First Amendment was on…

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