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Investigators find torn-up sick note from day of crash

Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz appears to have hidden evidence of an illness from his employer including a doctor's note excusing him from work the day he crashed a passenger plane into a mountain, prosecutors said.

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Pornography bill heads to full House for vote

A bill banning pornography at federal agencies sailed through a House committee.

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