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- Police in Alabama have charged an 8-year-old boy for the alleged murder of a 1-year-old girl. The boy is accused of beating the infant to death because she wouldn't stop crying.
- University of Missouri-Columbia Professor Melissa Click offered a public apology for bullying a student journalist away from a public protest.
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