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Elizabeth Smart's father speaks out about missing Tenn. teen

Edward Smart has an appreciation for what the family of Elizabeth Thomas -- the Tennessee teen allegedly kidnapped by former teacher Tad Cummins -- is going through.
Missing Tennessee Student
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Two boys, 11 and 12, electrocuted after Texas storms

Two children died in Texas on Wednesday after they were electrocuted by power lines downed in a severe overnight storm.
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FBI director Comey: 'We’re not on anybody's side, ever.'

FBI Director James Comey affirmed the independence of his agency, saying he didn't care whose "political ox is gored by our work."
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Mexican man freed after arrest despite protected status

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Australian cyclone leaves shark stranded upstream

The calm after the storm wasn't so calm after emergency crews on Thursday found an unexpected shark out of water on a flooded road in Queensland, Australia.
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