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Arkansas executes first inmate in 12 years

Ledell Lee was pronounced dead at 11:56 p.m. Thursday, four minutes before his death warrant was due to expire at midnight. The state intends to carry out at least three more executions before its supply of a controversial execution drug expires, Bloomberg reported .

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Elizabeth Thomas latest: Pair purchased food, lubricant at Guymon Walmart

Elizabeth Thomas was found safe on Thursday , and authorities arrested her former teacher Tad Cummins. The teacher, however, acknowledged that the girl was "a really good friend and she does leave her other classes to come see him when she needs someone to calm her down", according to a school report dated January 30 .

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More Charged In Female Genital Mutilation Case

She was arrested April 12 and ordered jailed pending the outcome of her trial. Prosecutors filed conspiracy and other charges against Dr. Fakhruddin Attar , the owner of a suburban Detroit clinic where the alleged procedures were performed in February on two girls from Minnesota.

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UC Berkeley Warns of "Intended Violence" at Ann Coulter's Planned Appearance

The UC Police Department "received mounting intelligence that some of the same groups that previously engaged in local violent action also intended violence at the Coulter event", Berkeley chief campus counsel Christopher Pratt wrote in a letter to Harmeet Dhillon, the attorney representing Berkeley College Republicans and Young Americas Foundation.

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Rams and Chargers 2017 NFL Schedule Announced

The impact on the franchise's financial expansion is pretty obvious. The NFL on Thursday evening released the 2017 regular season schedule for the Los Angeles Rams. Aug. 12 NYCFC at Galaxy/Aug. 13 Seattle Seahawks at Chargers. Still, they shouldn't have any jet lag when they meet the Rams on December 10, because instead of coming home after the Seahawks, they're expected to head straight to L.A.

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Judge orders Auburn to let white nationalist Spencer speak

It was reportedly sponsored by an alt-right website. "A bunch of snowflakes mostly women and betas were outside". Spencer made good on a promise to visit and speak on the campus of Auburn University Tuesday despite the university canceling his permit last week.