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FILE - This undated file photo shows Babe Ruth. The bat used by the legendary baseball player to hit his 500th home run was auctioned on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019 for more than $1 million. SCP Auctions didn’t identify the buyer. The auction was held in Laguna Niguel, California. (AP Photo/File)
Babe Ruth's 500th homer bat sells for more than $1 millionBabe Ruth has hit another one out of the ballpark
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This Jan. 28, 2016 photo shows a solitary confinement cell known all as "the bing," at New York's Rikers Island jail. Advocates say the 2017 death of a prisoner illustrates how New York’s prison system fails to ensure the safety of inmates who might hurt themselves if left alone in a cell. New York state prisoners in solitary confinement or other units in which inmates are isolated were over five times more likely to kill themselves compared to prisoners in general confinement, according to a report from the Department of Corrections and Community Supervision.  (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
Inmate's suicide shows need for reforms, advocates sayAdvocates say the 2017 death of a prisoner illustrates how New York’s prison system fails to ensure the safety of inmates who might hurt themselves if left alone in a cell
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CORRECTS DAY OF SHOOTING TO TUESDAY-Men pass a boarded up kosher grocery store, Friday, Dec. 13, 2019 in Jersey City, N.J. where three people and two gunmen were killed on Tuesday. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio called the incident a "premeditated anti-Semitic hate crime." (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
Man whose info found on Jersey shooter nabbed on gun chargeFederal authorities say a New Jersey man whose number was found in the back pocket of one of the perpetrators of last week's fatal attack on a Jewish market has been arrested for illegally possessing a weapon
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FILE - In this Sept. 20, 2016, file Roger Johnson, President of the National Farmers Union, testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. As Johnson prepares to step down after 11 years leading the group, he's well aware of the many challenges facing its members: A painful trade war, issues of climate change and the march of farm consolidation. But Johnson, a North Dakota native, says smaller operators can still find a way to carve out a living. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)
Retiring Farmers Union president: Family farms still viable National Farmers Union President Roger Johnson is retiring after a lifetime of farming and advocating for agriculture
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Cyberattack on New Orleans city computers called 'minimal'Officials say no data was held for ransom and a recovery operation is getting underway in New Orleans after a cyberattack prompted a shutdown of city government computers
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