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Prison bus crashes in Texas, 1 killed, more than 20 hurt

Twenty-one prisoners were taken to hospitals in Brownwood, Comanche, Fort Worth, Hamilton and Temple by helicopter or ambulance, the paper reported. The TDCJ reports the pickup and the prison bus impacted each other on Hwy 36 near Gustine in Comanche County.

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Could Sandra Day O'Connor Fill Antonin Scalia's Supreme Court Vacancy?

During a press conference following his summit with Southeast Asian leaders, President Obama told reporters that he fully meant to move ahead with a replacement for the late Justice Anthony Scalia. Bush's nominee. "So the president certainly wants to move promptly so that the United States Senate can do the same in giving his nominee a fair hearing and a timely yes or no vote".

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Fire Tornado Caught on Tape

Firefighters from the Southern Platte Fire Protection District caught the sight on camera as they battled the blaze with more than 100 firefighters from several agencies. on Thursday, but Cull said the embers spread to nearby forests and caused some trees to burst into flames. Emergency management officials say the gusty winds and low humidity are conditions that could be unsafe for fire weather zones.

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Bill Cosby demands money back from accuser in sex assault case

A day after losing an appeal that would have stopped his criminal case in Pennsylvania, embattled entertainer Bill Cosby filed a lawsuit against the rape accuser at the center of the controversy.

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California's bullet train cost down to $64 billion

George Runner is the Vice Chair of the California Board of Equalization, and he supports the proposed Water Not Rail initiative , but notes the coalition behind it is still in the process of getting the required number signatures need to qualify for the ballot.

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Bill Cosby Sues Sex Assault Accuser, Her Mother, And "National Enquirer"

Cosby has also sued Troiani. The comedian is scheduled for a preliminary hearing on the felony case on March 8 and could face up to 10 years in prison if convicted.