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10:14am

Thu November 8, 2012
The Two-Way

With Giffords In Courtroom, Loughner Will Sentenced In Shooting Spree

Originally published on Thu November 8, 2012 4:02 pm

In this artist rendering, Jared Lee Loughner, right, makes a court appearance with his lawyer, Judy Clarke, at the Sandra Day O'Connor United States Courthouse in Phoenix, Ariz. in January.
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Update at 2:13 p.m. ET. Life In Prison:

Jared Loughner, the 24-year-old who pleaded guilty to killing six people and wounding 13 others during a shooting spree at a congressional meet-and-greet in Tucson, Ariz., will spend the rest of his life in prison.

Loughner was sentenced today as a U.S. District Court in Tucson, Ariz.

Before the judge handed down his punishment, victims and their families addressed Loughner and the court.

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9:57am

Thu November 8, 2012
The Two-Way

7.2 Magnitude Earthquake Kills At Least 52 In Guatemala

Originally published on Thu November 8, 2012 1:50 pm

A relative mourns the ten members of the Vasquez family who died in the earthquake in the San Cristobal Cuchu municipality in San Marcos, Guatemala.
Johan Ordonez AFP/Getty Images

Guatemalans are picking up the pieces of a massive 7.2 magnitude earthquake that struck the country's Pacific coast on Wednesday.

According to Guatemala's Prensa Libre, the temblor left 52 dead and 22 others are missing.

The BBC reports that this is the strongest quake to hit the country since 1976.

The BBC adds:

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9:23am

Thu November 8, 2012
The Two-Way

Maine Man Who Set Fire To Nuclear Submarine Pleads Guilty

Before the fire: The USS Miami in 2004.
PH2 Kevin Langford U.S Navy

Casey James Fury, the 24-year-old Maine shipyard worker blamed for setting a May fire that caused $200 million to $400 million worth of damage to the USS Miami nuclear-powered attack submarine, pleaded guilty this morning, the Kennebec Journal reports.

He's expected to be sentenced to between 15 and 20 years in prison.

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8:19am

Thu November 8, 2012
The Two-Way

Word To The Wise: Change Your Twitter Password

Originally published on Thu November 8, 2012 10:23 am

Twitter.com

The news is spreading that Twitter is warning quite a few users that their accounts may have been compromised and that they should immediately change their passwords.

TechCrunch says, "keep your eyes peeled Twitter users: Twitter is sending out emails to some of its users telling them it has reset their password and asking them to create a new one."

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8:08am

Thu November 8, 2012

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