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‘Walking Dead’ Marine Battalion to Be Deactivated

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Decades before the television show, a Marine Corps battalion decorated for extensive combat in World War …Read More

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California Legislature Passes ‘Yes Means Yes’ Bill

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — State lawmakers have passed a bill that would make California the first state to define when …Read More

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Appeals Court Rules Against UP Railroad

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled against Union Pacific railroad in a case involving cleanup of …Read More

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Human Skull Donated to Goodwill Store in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Police are scratching their heads trying to work out who donated a human skull to a …Read More

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Apple to Unveil New Products at Sept. 9 Event

CUPERTINO, Calif. (AP) — Apple will show off its newest products Sept. 9. The iPhone and iPad maker set the …Read More

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Connecticut School Bus Driver Charged with DUI

FARMINGTON, Conn. (AP) — A school bus driver in Connecticut has been charged with driving drunk with 20 students on …Read More

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Kindergartner Brings Loaded Gun to School

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (AP) — Police and school officials say a kindergarten student brought a loaded gun to a Pittsburgh-area school. …Read More

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CEO Named for Healthcare.gov

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration has picked a Connecticut official to run HealthCare.gov ahead of a second open enrollment …Read More

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Ex-Federal Official Convicted in Child Porn Case

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal jury in Omaha has convicted a former acting director of cyber security at the …Read More

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California Firm Recalls Caesar Salad Kits

CORONA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California food company has recalled nearly 93,000 pounds of fully cooked chicken Caesar salad …Read More

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Slain Woman ID’s Ex-Deputy as Gunman in 911 Call

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Police in Wisconsin say that before she died, a wounded woman called 911 and identified the …Read More

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Kindergartner Missing for Hours Before Parents Told

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Trial witnesses say a Philadelphia girl abducted from her kindergarten was missing for six hours before her …Read More

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American Held in Syria Freed After 2 Years

WASHINGTON (AP) — The release of a freelance reporter who had been held hostage for nearly two years by an …Read More

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Former Alabama Band Director Arrested on Sex Charges

BREWTON, Ala. (AP) — A former high school band director charged with having sex with students in Alabama says “there’s …Read More

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Cops: Tot Spent Night in Car While Mom Went to the Bar

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut say a toddler spent the night in a car outside a bar after …Read More

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Alaska Troopers: Girl Drowns in Bucket of Water

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska State Troopers say a 1-year-old girl has drowned in a bucket of water at her …Read More

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CDC Director to Visit Ebola Outbreak Countries

NEW YORK (AP) — A top U.S. health official plans to travel to West Africa to see firsthand how the …Read More

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Virginia Man Named Stoner Arrested on Pot Charges

ORANGE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man with the last name Stoner is facing drug charges after police found more …Read More

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California’s Drought Stings Bees, Honey Supply

LOS BANOS, Calif. (AP) — California’s record drought hasn’t been sweet to honeybees, and it’s creating a sticky situation for …Read More

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Of 51 Recent Arrests in Ferguson, 1 Is a Resident

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County police say 51 people were arrested from mid-day Tuesday through early Wednesday in …Read More

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UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached by Malware

Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus …Read More

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School Sorry for Making Special Ed Kids Sort Trash

JURUPA VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Parents of special education students in a Southern California city say they were outraged to …Read More

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Man Shows Up to Jail with Mugshot on T-Shirt

MADISON, Maine (AP) — A Maine man who served a 48-hour sentence for drunken driving wore something special for his …Read More

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Union-Pacific

2 Dead, 2 Injured in Arkansas Union Pacific Train Collision

Authorities say two Union Pacific train crew members were killed and two were injured when two freight trains collided in northeast …Read More

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