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Jury being selected in white ex-officer's murder trial

If convicted, Slager faces life without parole. But she said she had no doubt the scenario would have been different had the video not surfaced. The amateur video - frames of which were printed on TIME's cover - showed Scott being shot in the back as he attempted to flee.

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Western Michigan-Ball State Capsule

Establish the run. Western Michigan ranks second in the MAC in rush defense and is allowing only 4.1 yards per carry. The team debuted at No. 24 four weeks ago and moved to No. Redshirt freshman safety Justin Tranquill and junior linebacker Asantay Brown had 12 tackles apiece, while senior safety Justin Ferguson and junior cornerback Darius Phillips each had an interception.

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Military weighs mellower marijuana restrictions for recruits

In describing the "Force of the Future" initiatives on a visit to City College of New York's Manhattan campus today, Carter included the effort in "some important new things to help each of the services improve their recruiting efforts to increase our access geographically, demographically and generationally".

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Amber Alert Issued for Missing 10-Year-Old Girl Near Tyler

Authorities across the state are searching for a 10-year-old girl who is missing and possibly in danger. Tyler ISD, Cherokee County deputies and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children are working to help find Kayla. The little girl (is) a sweet little girl", he said. Authorities believe she was abducted. Kayla is a Jack Elementary student. Investigators are looking for someone in a red Cadillac SRX with dark tinted windows who may have been involved in her disappearance.

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Ronda Rousey confirms UFC 207 'one of my last fights'

In a recently released clip of her upcoming appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Rousey talked about her upcoming comeback to the Octagon. "Everyone better watch because the show isn't going to be around forever", she said. According to FoxSports , rumors have swirled for months that Rousey was contemplating the end of her career with a couple of key fights. She said she does a lot of running, jumping and climbing trees.

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With schedules, Trump, Clinton reveal strategy and style

In short, that means Clinton doesn't need to win a state now rated as a toss-up to win the White House. All of these scenarios also assume Trump carries each of the states his party's nominees have won for decades - a firewall in which cracks are starting to appear.