Health groups say proposed constitutional amendment would increase smoking rates

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A proposed constitutional amendment making its way through the Constitution Revision Commission is looking to put more money into cancer research, but health groups oppose it, because the money would come out of the state’s tobacco prevention program. | read more:
Health groups say proposed constitutional amendment would increase smoking rates

Health groups say proposed constitutional amendment would increase smoking rates
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Surveillance video shows former minor league player beating girlfriend

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Surveillance video was released showing a former Houston Astros minor league player hitting his girlfriend at a Texas stadium in 2016.  | read more:
Surveillance video shows former minor league player beating girlfriend

Surveillance video shows former minor league player beating girlfriend
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FBI official on Parkland shooter: 'We clearly should have done more'

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The deputy director of the FBI says the agency could have and should have done more to investigate information it received prior to last month’s massacre at Florida’s Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. | read more:
FBI official on Parkland shooter: ‘We clearly should have done more’

FBI official on Parkland shooter: ‘We clearly should have done more’
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Cruz appears in court, remains silent when asked about plea

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The former student charged with killing 17 people at a Florida high school last month refused to announce a plea on Wednesday so a judge entered a not guilty plea on his behalf. | read more:
Cruz appears in court, remains silent when asked about plea

Cruz appears in court, remains silent when asked about plea
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Fla. couple sues over Texas shooting blamed on immigrants

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A Florida couple is seeking more than $1 million in damages from a group of hunting guides following a shooting at a remote Texas border camp that initially was blamed on immigrants crossing the border from Mexico. | read more:
Fla. couple sues over Texas shooting blamed on immigrants

Fla. couple sues over Texas shooting blamed on immigrants
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US trying to improve Syrian detention of foreign fighters

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There are ongoing U.S. efforts to improve Syrian rebels’ ability to detain what has become a steadily growing number of foreign fighters in Syria, the top U.S. commander in the Middle East told Congress on Tuesday. | read more:
US trying to improve Syrian detention of foreign fighters

US trying to improve Syrian detention of foreign fighters
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Honduran man pleads guilty in Florida mall bomb plot case

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Vicente Adolfo Solano pleaded guilty Wednesday in Miami federal court to a single count of attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization, which carries a maximum 20-year prison sentence. | read more:
Honduran man pleads guilty in Florida mall bomb plot case

Honduran man pleads guilty in Florida mall bomb plot case
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