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Hagel on Farewell Tour as Defense Secretary to Thank Troops

WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is opening a farewell tour to thank troops for …Read More

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Terminally Ill Eminem Fan Dies Day After Rapper’s Visit

ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich. (AP) — A terminally ill Detroit-area teenager who was surprised by a visit from rapper Eminem has …Read More

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Arkansas, North Dakota Abortion Limits Head to Appeals Court

ST. LOUIS (AP) — North Dakota and Arkansas are asking a federal appeals court in St. Louis to reinstate two …Read More

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Facebook Launches Amber Alerts to Help Find Missing Children

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook users in the U.S. will soon receive Amber Alerts to help find missing children who may …Read More

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26 Measles Cases Reported with Ties to Disney Theme Parks

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Health officials are reporting seven more cases of measles in an outbreak tied to visits to …Read More

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‘Taken 3′ Topples ‘Hobbit’ Reign at Box Office

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After three weeks atop the box office, “The Hobbit” has been taken down by Liam Neeson. …Read More

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Cops: Teen Charged in Teacher Killing Had Bloody Box Cutter

SALEM, Mass. (AP) — Two police officers say a Massachusetts teen charged with raping and killing his high school math …Read More

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Police Officials: 4 Dead in Paris Grocery Hostage Crisis

PARIS (AP) — Two police officials say at least four people, including the attacker, have died at a kosher grocery …Read More

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Connecticut Girl Says She Knows She’ll Die without Chemo

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A 17-year-old Connecticut girl being forced by state officials to undergo chemotherapy says she understands she’ll …Read More

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Obama, National Security Team Confer After Paris

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has conferred with his national security team following the terrorist attack on a Paris …Read More

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911 Dispatcher Uses Facebook to Find Lost Hiker in Calif.

LAKE BERRYESSA, Calif. (AP) — Officials say a 911 dispatcher in training used Facebook to locate a Northern California hiker …Read More

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9 Measles Patients Visited Disney’s California Parks

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — State health officials say seven Californians and two people in Utah have confirmed cases of measles …Read More

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12 Dead in Terror Attack on Paris Newspaper, Including Editor

PARIS (AP) — Masked gunmen shouting “Allahu akbar!” stormed the Paris offices of a satirical newspaper Wednesday, killing 12 people, …Read More

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Police: Young Sisters Charged in Brother’s Death

WHITE SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — With help from her younger sister, a 15-year-old north Florida girl is accused of fatally …Read More

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Ohio Couple Married for 69 Years Die Just 8 Hours Apart

TIFFIN, Ohio (AP) — A couple married for 69 years died eight hours apart in hospice care in northwest Ohio, …Read More

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Cat Killer Gets 2-Year Prison Sentence for Deadly Kicking

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A Long Beach man who kicked a cat to death has been sentenced to two …Read More

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House Re-Elects Boehner as Speaker Over Tea Party Opposition

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House has re-elected John Boehner to be speaker in the new Republican-led Congress, despite opposition by …Read More

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Cops: Dad Cut Dreadlocks Off Teen Daughter’s Male Friend

READING, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania father is apologizing after police say he pulled his daughter’s male friend by the …Read More

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Police: Man Charged with Sexual Assault is Beaten, Arrested

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — Police say a South Carolina man charged with sexual assault of his nephew’s girlfriend was beaten …Read More

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Official: 2 Hurts When Tornado Hits Rural Georgia

ALMA, Ga. (AP) — An assistant fire chief in rural Georgia says a tornado swept through the area and destroyed …Read More

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Report: Meth Seizures at US-Mexico Border Soar in 2014

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Seizures of methamphetamine soared at the US-Mexico border during fiscal year 2014. The San Diego Union-Tribune …Read More

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Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Starts Reading Program

NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Zuckerberg is attempting to add a little more “book” to Facebook. The Facebook founder and …Read More

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Concerns Rise Over US Anti-Prison Rape Law’s Fate

When Congress passed a law in 2003 aimed at ending sexual assault in U.S. prisons, jails and juvenile detention centers, …Read More

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Multistate Crime Spree Leaves 2 Dead, 3 Wounded

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities say a father and son’s multistate crime spree left a North Carolina couple dead and …Read More

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