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1 Dead, 1 Injured in SpaceShipTwo Accident

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COMING UP: NTSB Press Conference on Wichita Plane Crash

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will hold a press conference to provide updates on the plane that crashed at a Wichita airport on Thursday. The crash killed four people, including the pilot of the plane, and left another five injured, according to NBC News. The pilot of the plane reported losing engine power just after takeoff at around 10 a.m. ET and struck the roof of a FlightSafety International building while trying to return to the runway. Read »
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There's only one person: Denzel.  

— Outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder giving his opinion on the best actor to portray him in a movie while speaking at the Washington Ideas Forum.
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Teen Accused of Trying to Kill Family to Have Competency Exam

A 15-year-old Detroit-area girl accused of plotting to kill her family so she could run off with her boyfriend, will undergo a forensic exam to see if she is competent to stand trial, NBC News reported. Roksana Sikorski, has been charged as an adult for the Oct. 17 knife attack. Her adoptive parents say that she has a mental illness and was manipulated into violence by Michael Rivera, 23. On Friday a judge ordered competency exams for both. The Sikorskis, who adopted Roksana and her two siblings from an abusive family in Poland, had filed a statutory rape complaint against Rivera, and Roksana's attorney, Leslie Posner, has said Rivera convinced her to murder her family because of the rape charge. Read »

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