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$2.95M settlement after Fairfax County police fatal shooting

The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors reached a settlement with the family of John Geer for $2.95 million after Geer died as a result of a shooting involving a Fairfax County police officer in 2013.

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Bird flu recently took its biggest toll yet, hitting a farm in Iowa that held more than 5 percent of the state’s egg-laying chickens. Wondering how it could affect you? Read questions and answers about the bird flu.

Auschwitz guard goes on trial, says he shares moral guilt

A 93-year-old former Auschwitz guard went on trial Tuesday accused of 300,000 counts of accessory to murder.

Mont. Co. council tackles 'free-range parenting'

The council is getting involved after two children, ages 10 and 6, were picked up by authorities a second time while walking home alone from a park.

A good omen for long-suffering Cubs fans?

The Cubs, who haven't won a World Series in 107 years, called up top prospect Addison Russell on Tuesday. Real fans know why that's a sign.

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George Stevens Jr. shares memories of his career, his father's legacy and encounters with Hollywood legends.

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