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6:14am

Mon April 9, 2012
The Two-Way

Tulsa Shooting Suspects Set For Arraignment

UPDATE at 12:00 p.m. EST:

The Associated Press has withdrawn its story that the two shooting suspects have been charged. Instead, the news agency says the pair "are being held, but have not yet been formally charged."

Here's the story we filed earlier based on the AP's now-withdrawn report:

The two men arrested in connection with a Tulsa shooting spree that left three black residents dead and two others wounded have been charged with murder.

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4:56am

Mon April 9, 2012
Around the Nation

Colo. Company Prospers From Doomsday Threats

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STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:

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4:39am

Mon April 9, 2012
Around the Nation

Wyoming Town Of 1 Sold At Auction

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RENEE MONTAGNE, HOST:

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2:00am

Mon April 9, 2012
Remembrances

CBS Newsman Mike Wallace Dies At 93

Over the weekend, 60 Minutes correspondent Mike Wallace died in Connecticut. Wallace, a star of that CBS news magazine for 40 years, stood out because of his seeming willingness to ask anybody anything. In 2005, he sat down for an interview with Steve Inskeep.

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12:35am

Mon April 9, 2012
Around the Nation

'Premature' To Call Tulsa Shootings Hate Crimes

Originally published on Mon April 9, 2012 8:15 am

Alvin Watts (left), 33, and Jacob England, 19, were arrested following an appeal to the public to help police solve the five shootings that happened Friday. A police spokesman said the two face three counts of first-degree murder and two counts of shooting with intent to kill.
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Police in Tulsa, Okla., say it is much too early in their investigation to describe the murder of three black residents and the wounding of two others as a hate crime. Two men were arrested early Sunday morning and are expected to face charges of first-degree murder and shooting with intent to kill.

Soon after Friday's shooting, authorities reached out to the public for help. Police Maj. Walter Evans, the head of a task force looking into the murders, says information started pouring in shortly after that.

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