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Holmen man charged with murder for slicing girlfriend's throat with box cutter

A Holmen man confessed to striking his girlfriend in the head with a hammer before slicing her throat early Sunday while the couple’s two young children were inside the home, according to court records.

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Health officials perplexed by vaccination skeptics

Health officials perplexed by vaccination skeptics

NEW YORK (AP) — Certain that they are right, struggling to find ways to get their message across, public health officials are exasperated by their inability to persuade more U.S. parents to vaccinate their children.

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Walker says he supports ban on abortions after 20 weeks

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker, a longtime abortion opponent and likely presidential candidate, said Tuesday that he supports banning abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, taking a clear stance on an issue he avo…

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