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Young Nepalese boy slain in human sacrifice ritual

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Nepalese man has confessed to the murder of a young boy after saying a local holy man advised him that a human sacrifice would heal his ailing son, local police said.<p>The body of 10-year-old Jivan Kohar was found on July 24 on the outskirts of Kudiya village in southwest Nepal. The child …


Video of Sandra Bland at Texas jail is released

<b>(CNN) —</b> Authorities in Waller County, Texas, released hours of jail video on Tuesday in an effort to knock down the idea that Sandra Bland was dead before she was brought to jail.<p>Bland, 28, was found dead in her cell three days after she was arrested for allegedly failing to use her turn signal on …

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An aircraft wing, potentially from missing flight MH370, is found on a remote island

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>The fragment of an airplane wing recently washed up on the French island of La Réunion, approximately 600 miles (950 km) east of Madagascar. An anonymous US official confirmed to the Associated Press that investigators have “a high degree of confidence” the wing is from a …


Celebrating Five Years With Some Fun Facts

When Flipboard launched five years ago we didn’t always know how each day would unfold, but we did know that we wanted to do something big that touches people’s lives. We’re still on that mission—to build a vibrant service where you can enjoy all the things you care about in one place.<p>Here are some …

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University cop indicted for murder in shooting of motorist Samuel DuBose

<b>(CNN) —</b> University of Cincinnati Police Officer Ray Tensing was indicted Wednesday on a murder charge in the shooting death of Samuel DuBose.<p>If convicted, Tensing could go to prison for life, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters said in a news conference. Deters played body camera footage of the …

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