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Baby dies after being left in hot car in Florida driveway

Authorities say a baby has died after being left in a hot car in Florida
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NASA: Fireball over Southeast traveled at 53,700 mph

NASA says a fireball that streaked across the Southeastern sky was traveling about 53,700 mph when it lit up the night
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Court reinstates suit over California woman's conviction

A U.S. appeals court has revived a lawsuit against a Los Angeles police detective by a woman who spent 17 years in prison on a murder conviction before a judge declared her innocent
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Arrest made in more than 100 synthetic pot overdoses in park

Man arrested in connection with synthetic marijuana overdoses at Connecticut park
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Scientists downgrade alert level for Hawaii volcano

Slowing activity at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is prompting scientists to lower their alert level for the mountain
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Dessert company awarded $720,000 in fight over ice cream

A dessert company that accused its ice cream supplier of destroying its business by secretly altering the recipe has been awarded $720,000
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Prep school teacher gets jail for witness tampering

A former New Hampshire prep school teacher will spend four months in jail for telling a former student to lie to a grand jury
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Chicago Tribune: Low-income south side housing neglected

A newspaper investigation has found that many low-income housing residents on Chicago's South Side are living in deteriorating buildings despite a charity's efforts to provide housing
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Postal worker gets big surprise: Snake on the mailbox

Rain, snow, sleet, even barking dogs are fine, but a Kansas postal worker had to draw the line when he found a red tail boa constrictor draped over a mailbox
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Lawmaker sues school, investigator, after firing

Republican Rep. Matt Manweller is suing Central Washington University and the investigator it hired to look into alleged inappropriate conduct
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Scientists downgrade alert level for Kilauea volcano

Slowing activity at Hawaii's Kilauea volcano is prompting scientists to lower their alert level for the mountain
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The Latest: Man in custody in fatal Alaska apartment fire

A 30-year-old Alaska man has been taken into custody in connection with a 2017 Anchorage apartment complex fire that killed three people and injured others
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State seeks death for man accused of killing Florida cop

A man who allegedly fatally shot a Florida police officer and then taunted fellow officers has been indicted for first degree murder
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Remains of Utah Marine killed in Pearl Harbor coming home

The remains of a Utah Marine who died during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor are finally coming home
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Ceremony will dedicate marker on veteran's grave

A ceremony will be held to dedicate a new upright marker that's placed on the grave of a recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor
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Mother in 'Baby Doe' case accused of violating probation

The mother of a 2-year-old girl who became known as Baby Doe after her remains washed up in Boston Harbor will face a probation hearing over alleged drug use
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Footage shows Minnesota man raised gun before police fired

Police in St. Paul are releasing body camera footage that shows a man shot to death by officers had a gun
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The Latest: Manafort jury sent home for the weekend

The jury in the fraud trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort has been sent home for the weekend
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Judge tosses signatures on Washington gun initiative

A judge in Washington has thrown out more than 370,000 signatures to put a gun-control initiative on the November Washington state ballot
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French fry freakout sees international frenzy

Maine restaurant Bolley's Famous Franks gets international attention over french fry change
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AP Interview: Top Republican opens up about Russia probe

For much of the last two years, Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr has been the Russia investigator who is seen but rarely heard on Capitol Hill
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Maine college says malware may have exposed personal data

Eastern Maine Community College in Bangor is warning of a possible data breach that could've exposed current and former staff and students
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2 charged in slaying of 7-year-old girl in drive-by shooting

Police have charged two people in the death of 7-year-old Baltimore girl after an apparent drive-by shooting last month
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Spokesman: Ex-Rep. Leonard Boswell in Des Moines hospital

A family spokesman says former Democratic U.S. Rep. Leonard Boswell is gravely ill and unresponsive at a Des Moines hospital
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Like a fish out of water: Barrels of bait spill on highway

There's plenty of fish in the sea _ and almost as many on a Maine highway
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Bryant sets transport session, specifics expected next week

Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant confirms that he will call legislators into special session next week to deal with transportation funding
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NYU professor says emails were 'gay-coded,' not harassment

NYU professor sued by a former student for sexual harassment, sexual assault and stalking, says she used flowery language in emails with him because they are both gay
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Iowa seeks federal disaster funds for July tornadoes

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds says she has sent President Donald Trump a letter seeking a presidential disaster declaration for five counties struck by tornadoes in July
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Judge seeks end to ethics case over death penalty protest

An attorney for an Arkansas judge who faces sanctions for participating in a death penalty demonstration the same day he blocked the use of an execution drug says the complaint against the jurist is more about optics than it is ethics
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3-year-old loses both parents in accident

A 3-year-old Missouri boy has been left without parents after both his mother and father died in a vehicle accident
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3 charged in connection with ambush shooting of police

Three men in New Jersey have been charged in connection an ambush shooting of two Camden police detectives earlier this month
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Karate school gives back to community

Students at Pocono Self Defense School in Smithfield Township train like their lives depend on it
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Police say young man killed girlfriend, then himself

Las Vegas Metro police say a 25-year-old man killed his live-in girlfriend on Thursday before fatally turning the gun on himself
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NOAA Fisheries approves Alabama snapper program

The federal government has approved a system developed by the state of Alabama to count the number of red snapper caught in the Gulf of Mexico
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Lawsuit: Democrats are disenfranchising black candidate

A black woman in Virginia claims Democrats are disenfranchising her with attempts to remove her from the ballot of a tight congressional race
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Sales director for Backpage.com pleads guilty to conspiracy

The sales and marketing director of Backpage.com pleaded guilty to conspiring to facilitate prostitution in a scheme to give free ads to prostitutes in a bid to draw them away from competitors
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Explosion destroys coffee shop, injures 3 in rural Georgia

Authorities say an explosion destroyed a coffee shop and injured three workers in a rural Georgia city
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Police still seeking motive in Oklahoma school stabbing

Police and school officials in Oklahoma said Friday that a 14-year-old boy accused of repeatedly stabbing a female classmate during a school assembly had no history of causing trouble before bringing a pocket knife a 4-inch blade onto campus
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Privacy group tells FTC Google tracking violated 2011 order

A privacy group that lobbied the Federal Trade Commission to take action on Google nearly a decade ago says in a letter to the FTC that Google has violated the terms of a 2011 settlement because of practices exposed in an Associated Press report this week
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Judge told to consider protections for Montana grayling fish

A federal appeals court says the U.S. wildlife officials did not consider all environmental factors when it decided against designating a Montana fish as a threatened or endangered species
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Mississippi judge who uncovered lawyer bribes dies at 83

A Mississippi judge who helped bring down famed tobacco lawyer Richard "Dickie" Scruggs on bribery allegations has died
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Police looking for driver accused of dragging state trooper

Massachusetts State Police are looking for a driver accused of dragging a trooper after fleeing a traffic stop in Webster. Police say the trooper pulled over the driver of an SUV on Friday on Chase Avenue
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Men suspected of being in violent MS-13 gang are indicted

A federal grand jury in California indicted 12 men suspected of being members of the violent MS-13 gang on charges that include murder, extortion, arson and drug trafficking
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Sophisticated Florida songbird poachers get prison time

The Florida men behind a sophisticated bird-smuggling operation that allegedly poached 400 songbirds are going to prison
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DA: Teen who stopped attack was taught to shoot by late dad

A prosecutor says a teenage girl used training from her late father to cock and fire a revolver that felled an abusive boyfriend strangling her mother earlier this month in North Carolina
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Indiana bishop to name priests removed for child sex abuse

An Indiana bishop says he'll publicly release the names of all the priests in his Catholic diocese who've been removed from the ministry following allegations they sexually abused children
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A focused Mackenzie Phillips takes it one day at a time

Mackenzie Phillips is upending expectations with her portrayal of a brutal inmate on "Orange is the New Black."
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Late lawmaker's husband charged in attorney's slaying

The husband of a late legislator is charged with murder in the shooting death of a northwestern Indiana attorney
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Man who tried to save boat victims alleges emotional stress

A former employee of a southwestern Missouri paddlewheel tourist boat alleges in a lawsuit that he suffered post-traumatic stress after trying to save victims of a fatal duck boat accident
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Ex-prosecutor who helped drug dealers for sex gets probation

A former Pennsylvania district attorney who tipped off female drug dealers and gave them lenient treatment in exchange for sex has been sentenced to eight years of probation
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The Latest: Evacuation warning issued for Polebridge area

Glacier Park and Flathead County officials have issued a fire evacuation warning in the Kintla Lake and Polebridge areas
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Court: Same-sex partner can pursue claim in toddler's death

A woman whose same-sex partner's biological daughter was killed in a New Jersey traffic accident can seek damages for emotional distress even though she and the other woman weren't married or in a civil union
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Lawyers will seek to shift blame for warehouse fire at trial

The two men charged in the deaths of 36 people in an Oakland warehouse fire are scheduled to appear in court for the first time since a judge scuttled their plea deal
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Sessions: Judges costing taxpayers with immigration rulings

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is criticizing federal judges who've thwarted some of President Donald Trump's immigration policies
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Man charged in connection with synthetic marijuana overdoses

Man arrested in connection with synthetic marijuana overdoses at Connecticut park
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Cuomo on his 'inartful' remark: 'Of course America is great'

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he was "inartful" when he said America "was never that great."
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Bishop: I have 'profound remorse' after sex abuse report

A Pennsylvania bishop named in a grand jury report on rampant sexual abuse by Roman Catholic clergy says he has "profound remorse" and offers his "heartfelt apology" to the victims
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The Latest: Trump says 'blunder' will end Cuomo's career

Trump tweet: Cuomo's political career is over following comments that America 'was never that great'
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Officer pleads no contest after accidental gun firing in gym

A Michigan police officer has pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor after his personal gun accidentally fired into the floor of a high school gymnasium as he watched a wrestling tournament
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Authorities search for person who flew drone over wildfire

Authorities are searching for the person who flew a drone over a helicopter that was dropping water on a wildfire in Oregon
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Nebraska man drowns in Beaver Lake at Plattsmouth

Authorities say a man has drowned in a Plattsmouth in southeastern Nebraska
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Police arrest mom accused of leaving child alone at casino

Police arrest a Massachusetts woman who they say left her 3-month-old daughter alone in a running car for more than an hour outside a Rhode Island casino
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Judge tosses signatures on gun initiative

A Thurston County judge has thrown out more than 370,000 signatures to put a gun-control initiative on the November ballot
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Woman charged in Washington bridge push caught on video

A woman accused of injuring her 16-year-old friend when she pushed the teen off a bridge in Washington state has been charged with reckless endangerment.
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Columbia Islamic Center moves forward with expansion project

The Islamic Center of Central Missouri in Columbia is finally moving forward with an expansion project after nearly two decades of planning
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Mississippi flag foes want court arguments on rebel symbol

Some Mississippi residents are asking a federal appeals court to fully consider their arguments that the state flag with the Confederate battle emblem is a symbol of white supremacy that sends a message that black people are not welcome
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Evacuated Glacier Park lodge won't re-open this season

A century-old lodge in Glacier National Park that was evacuated due to a wildfire will not re-open this season
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Wisconsin buildings destroyed by explosion to be removed

Buildings destroyed by a natural gas explosion in Wisconsin will be removed at the end of the month
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Jury tells both sides to pay up in ice cream fight

A jury has awarded $720,000 to a Massachusetts dessert company that accused its ice cream supplier of destroying its business by secretly altering the frozen treat recipe
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West Texas police fatally shoot man who was homicide suspect

A New Mexico man who was a suspect in the shooting death of his ex-girlfriend has been killed in a confrontation with police in West Texas
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Honoree: Protesting for civil rights taught valuable lessons

An Oklahoma City woman who helped usher in the civil rights movement says spending weekends protesting made for an unusual childhood but taught valuable lessons
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Detroit lawmaker apologizes for calling opponent racial slur

A black Detroit lawmaker has apologized for using racial slurs against an Asian-American opponent for state Senate
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Congressional candidate: Misconduct claims are false

Olympic cycling gold medalist Marty Nothstein says an anonymous tip intended to foil his bid for a Pennsylvania congressional seat has led to him being put on leave as executive director of a velodrome
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Douglas County woman accused of exploiting mother, 74

A 49-year-old Douglas County woman has been arrested on charges accusing her of embezzling more than $5,000 from her elderly mother
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Evacuations ordered at Idaho wildfire

Residents along a stretch of a heavily traveled north-south highway in Idaho have been told to evacuate due to a wildfire
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Convicted felon facing new child sex trafficking charges

A 24-year-old Las Vegas man who was convicted last year of pandering is facing multiple new child sex trafficking charges after authorities say he used social media to lure teenage girls into prostitution
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Mississippi reservoir plans generating Louisiana concerns

Louisiana officials are worried Mississippi's plans for a new reservoir on the Pearl River could harm Louisiana's ecology
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6th trooper charged in overtime probe, will plead guilty

A suspended Massachusetts State Police Trooper has agreed to plead guilty to receiving more than $11,000 in overtime pay for hours he didn't work
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NMSU create new positions as its budget is 'in the red'

New Mexico State University's new chancellor and president have unveiled a new administrative structure for the institution, including new positions
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Slain Colorado mom had painted happy picture of married life

An idyllic image of a happy marriage has been shattered with the deaths of three members of a Colorado family
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Nebraska Attorney General urges reporting of abuse by clergy

The Nebraska Attorney General's Office and the Catholic Diocese of Lincoln are urging residents to report any allegations of abuse by clergy or others in authority
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After shooting, Nashville coalition wants police chief fired

A coalition is joining calls for a government to fire a Tennessee police chief after an officer fatally shot a 25-year-old black man
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Meteorologists help fire fight by keeping crews up-to-date

Busy meteorologists aid in the ground fight against Oregon's wildfires by keeping fire crews up-to-date, predicting winds, lightning and smoke
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Remains of Fort Wayne sailor at Pearl Harbor identified

Officials say the remains of a U.S. Navy sailor from Fort Wayne who died during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor have been identified and will be buried Tuesday in the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific in Honolulu
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Receiver hopes to sell Jay Peak by next summer

The federal receiver overseeing two Vermont ski resorts after their owner was accused of massive fraud says he hopes to sell Jay Peak by next summer but the Burke Mountain Resort won't be sold this year
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Church president: Use 'Latter-day Saints' not 'Mormon'

The religion has the famed Mormon Tabernacle Choir, recently made a documentary about its members called "Meet the Mormons" and its official website is mormonnewsroom.org
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Alleged MS-13 gang members indicted in California

A federal grand jury in Northern California has indicted 12 men suspected of being members of the MS-13 gang on murder, extortion, arson, drug trafficking and racketeering charges
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Stinky 'corpse flower' in full bloom in California

Visitors are flocking to the Huntington Library in Southern California to get a whiff of the so-called corpse flower, known for the rotten stench it releases when it blooms
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TS Ernesto aims at Ireland, Hurricane Lane forms in Pacific

Tropical Storm Ernesto is speeding through the north Atlantic toward Ireland and the United Kingdom, and Hurricane Lane has grown into a Category 2 storm in the remote Pacific _ far from land on a forecast path that would take it south of Hawaii next week
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Man found dead in motel room after standoff in St. Louis

A man has been found dead inside a St. Louis motel after apparently shooting himself during a standoff with police
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Parkways Authority employee killed, 2 hurt in West Virginia

A West Virginia Parkways Authority employee has been killed and two others critically injured when a truck hit them on Interstate 77
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More witnesses suggest wrong man was convicted in 1986 death

More witnesses are suggesting the wrong man may be in prison for 31 years and counting in the 1986 slaying of an Iowa girl
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Oregon forecast shows hot, dry fall and worsening drought

A climate prediction report issued by the National Weather Service says Oregon will remain hot, dry and smoky well into autumn this year
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Review finds New Hampshire child protection lacking

A federal agency says New Hampshire's child protection division is meeting just two out of 14 national standards regarding both the outcomes it achieves and the systems it has in place
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