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Man Convicted in 1994 Nicotine Poisoning Death

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A former nuclear engineer has been convicted of murder for poisoning his wife with nicotine …Read More

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Confederate’s Grave Has Wrong Name, VA Won’t Fix

ELMIRA, N.Y. (AP) — A descendant of a Confederate soldier who died in a Civil War prison camp in New …Read More

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1 Student Shot, 2 in Custody at NC School

ALBEMARLE, N.C. (AP) — Police say a student was shot after an argument at a central North Carolina high school …Read More

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Secret Service Boss Vows No Repeat of Breach

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director Julia Pierson vows that a security breach like the Sept. 19 incident in which …Read More

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Parents Charged in Death of Son Found in Home

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania man and woman have been charged with homicide in the death of their …Read More

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Police: Body of Arkansas Real Estate Agent Found

SCOTT, Ark. (AP) — Authorities say the body of an Arkansas real estate agent who disappeared Thursday has been found …Read More

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Death Toll from GM Ignition Switches Now at 23

DETROIT (AP) — At least 23 people have died and 16 people have been seriously injured in crashes involving General …Read More

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Report: Gambling Industry Paid Out $38B in Taxes

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Gambling officials say the industry paid out a jackpot-worthy $38 billion in federal, state and local …Read More

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Students Protest Mormon University’s Beard Ban

PROVO, Utah (AP) — A group of Brigham Young University students is protesting the Mormon church-owned school’s ban on something …Read More

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Teen Pleads Not Guilty to Rape on Team Bus Trip

WENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) — A 14-year-old Washington state high school student accused of sexually assaulting three other students on a …Read More

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Feds: Most New Immigrant Families Fail to Report

WASHINGTON (AP) — For nearly three months this summer, the Obama administration carefully avoided answering questions about what happened to …Read More

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Police: Woman Beheaded at Oklahoma Workplace

MOORE, Okla. (AP) — Authorities say a man suspected of beheading a woman at a food processing plant in suburban …Read More

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SC Trooper Charged with Felony in Shooting

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — An unarmed man shot by a South Carolina trooper during a traffic stop repeated one question …Read More

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9/11 Illness Kills Three Retired Firefighters in 1 Day

NEW YORK (AP) — The Fire Department of New York says three retired firefighters who worked at ground zero have …Read More

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US Diplomat Calls Islamic State ‘Monstrous Group’

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says America doesn’t have to be perpetually at war, but …Read More

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Lawsuit: Inmate Not Allowed to Worship Satan

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A state prison inmate says New Mexico correction officials aren’t allowing him to practice his …Read More

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NYC Mayor: City Jails a Very Bad Situation

NEW YORK (AP) — Amid continued scrutiny of problems at Rikers Island and other New York City jails, Mayor Bill …Read More

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Prosecutor to Drop All Seattle Marijuana Tickets

SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle’s elected prosecutor said Monday he’s dropping all tickets issued for the public use of marijuana through …Read More

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Alaska TV Reporter Quits On Air to Promote Pot

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A reporter for an Alaska TV station revealed on the air that she owns a medical …Read More

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Apple Locks Itself Out of Devices with Passwords

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple has tightened its technological security so not even the company can pry into a password-protected …Read More

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Police: Video Shows Man Used Banana to Rob Store

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police in Philadelphia say a man used a banana he swiped from a convenience store counter to …Read More

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Study: Americans Endure Unwanted Care When Near Death

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — An Institute of Medicine report says Americans often suffer needless discomfort and undergo unwanted …Read More

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Girl, 8, Dies After Nine Story Fall from Apartment Building

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say an 8-year-old girl who fell nine stories from a west Philadelphia apartment building has died. …Read More

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Ex-Police Chief Gets 10 Years in Kidnap-Kill Case

NEW YORK (AP) — The former police chief at a Massachusetts Veterans Administration medical center has been sentenced to 10 …Read More

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