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Obama Sending More Troops to Iraq

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U.S. Doctor Cured of Ebola: "I Felt Like I Was About to Die"

Tuesday, Sep 2, 2014 at 2:41 PM

ISIS Beheads U.S. Journalist Steven Sotloff, Group Says

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Girl Who Shot Instructor: Uzi Was "Too Much"

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Man Accused of Knowingly Spreading HIV Must Stay Off Grindr

A man accused of knowingly spreading HIV has been ordered by a judge to stay off dating sites, specifically the gay dating app Grindr. Thomas Guerra, 29, has pleaded not guilty to a misdemeanor health and safety violation. He is accused of giving HIV to an ex-boyfriend after assuring the man he was HIV-negative. Read »

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ISIS Hostage Worked for Security Aid Groups

Saturday, Aug 30, 2014 at 10:13 AM
 

Airstrikes alone won’t defeat this enemy. A much fuller response is demanded from the world.  

— Secretary of State John Kerry, calling on the world to help fight ISIS, saying "there is evidence that these extremists, if left unchecked, will not be satisfied at stopping with Syria and Iraq."
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Driver in SoCal Arrested for Allegedly Trying to Run Down Teens

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792-Pound Alligator Breaks State Hunting Record in Mississippi

Four days into Mississippi's alligator-hunting season, the state's record for heaviest reptile caught has been broken twice — most recently with a 792-pounder, NBC News reported. The creature, which measured 13 feet and 5 inches, was captured Sunday evening. Brian Montgomery, one member of the three-person team that made the catch, said the alligator thrashed around and even bit a hole in the front of their 16-foot aluminum boat before they got a snare around him, shot him in the base of the neck and towed him to shore. Read »
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Boy, 14, Rescues Sister, 2, From Kidnapping Attempt

Tuesday, Sep 2, 2014 at 5:34 AM

U.S. Targets Mall Massacre Terror Leader

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"We Have to Evolve": Plastic Bag Maker Backs Proposed Calif. Ban

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Apple: Some Celebrity Accounts Hacked

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Man, 74, Convicted of LA Serial Murders of 3 Women in '80s

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Air Force Instructor Convicted in Sex Scandal Dies in Prison