Bride Tosses Bouquet from Giant Human Slingshot

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-07_307727d20a.jpgiStockphoto/Thinkstock(EAGLE MOUNTAIN, Utah) -- When Nicole and Jake Johnson, newlyweds from Eagle Mountain, Utah, originally picked their wedding venue, they had no idea what hidden treasure was on the premises that would take their nuptials to new heights. "We rented the house and had no idea that it had a human slingshot on the property. We had absolutely no idea," Nicole, 30, told GoodMorningAmerica.com.

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Cop Who Released Photos in Trouble

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-07_0b861f3efc.jpgRobin Young, Here & Now(BOSTON) -- A Massachusetts State Police officer who released photos of Boston Marathon bomb suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s capture has been relieved of duty and will be called up before a hearing next week. The Los Angeles Times reported Thursday that Sgt. Sean Murphy was not authorized to release the photos, including one of Tsarnaev emerging from a boat with a police laser trained on his forehead while raising a bloodied right hand.

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Trayvon Martin's Parents 'Devastated' by Not-Guilty Verdict

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-07_282f13d747.jpgABC News(NEW YORK) -- The parents of Trayvon Martin felt "shock" and "disgust" when a Florida jury ruled Saturday night that George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the shooting death of their son. "I really didn't believe that he was not guilty," Sybrina Fulton said Thursday on ABC's Good Morning America.  "My first thought was shock, disgust."

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California Wildfire Evacuation Sends 6,000 Fleeing from Homes

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-07_4cb7a49d7a.jpgHemera/Thinkstock(PALM SPRINGS, Calif.) -- Authorities have issued evacuation orders for more than 2,000 homes in the mountains southwest of Palm Springs, Calif., sending more than 6,000 residents and visitors fleeing an out-of-control wildfire that has already damaged 23 structures, including seven homes. The latest evacuation orders are affecting people in the Trails End, Idyllwild and Fern Valley communities in Southern California. 

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ACLU: Cops Collecting, Storing Data on Millions of License Plates

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-07_788aca158d.jpgiStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The American Civil Liberties Union says U.S. motorists should be aware that information is being collected about them, whether they're suspected of committing a crime or not. Through Freedom of Information requests in 38 states, the ACLU said Wednesday that police have developed license-plate scanners that amount to "government location tracking systems recording the movements of many millions of innocent Americans in huge databases."

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