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Six Arrested Under Suspicion Of Killing Homeless Man

Six suspects are under arrest in Prince George's County in connection with the murder of a homeless man.
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Six suspects are under arrest in Prince George's County in connection with the murder of a homeless man.

Six suspects are under arrest in Prince George's County in connection with the murder of a homeless man. A 17-year-old girl and five men between the ages of 18 to 23 are all charged with first degree murder.

Police say they've all given statements admitting to various degrees of involvement. They are all charged as adults and being held without bond.

Amos Milburn Jones, 54, was found dead yesterday when police responded to a report of a stabbing in the 4600 block of Huron Avenue in Suitland early this morning. Police Chief Mark Magaw calls the crime "deplorable," and says he is grateful to his staff for quickly closing the case.

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'End Of The Tour': An Unauthorized 'Anti-Biopic' Of David Foster Wallace

Instead of telling the author's life story, the film (which the Wallace estate does not approve of) focuses on five days in 1996 during the publicity tour for Infinite Jest.
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Humans Aren't The Only Ones To Go Ape Over Diets: Chimps Detox, Too

A group of Ugandan chimps has found a great way to boost their mineral intake and neutralize bitter compounds in their diet: by eating clay.
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The Politics Hour - July 31, 2015

Join us for our weekly review of the politics, policies, and personalities of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia.

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In Michigan, A Testing Ground For A Future Of Driverless Cars

Automakers and researchers are using a 32-acre fake city at the University of Michigan to simulate a real-world environment for autonomous vehicles. How will such cars affect urban planning?

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