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  1. Can the Military Help Cops Boost Their People Skills?Thu, 23 Oct 2014 01:56:05 GMT
    A military-led research project meant to improve modern warfighters' social skills might also help police officers overcome public distrust. More...
  2. Cops Keep Mistaking Man for Alleged Killer FreinThu, 23 Oct 2014 01:54:45 GMT
    A Pennsylvania man says he has an unfortunate doppelganger: The man being sought for allegedly shooting to death a state trooper some five weeks ago. More...
  3. Canadian MP Describes Chaos in OttawaThu, 23 Oct 2014 01:52:25 GMT
    Liberal Member of Parliament Scott Simms says at first he thought the noise was part of a ceremony but once he saw police racing to the scene he knew something was wrong. More...
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  1. Darren Vann's ex-girlfriend escaped death from 'monster' who kept her hogtiedWed, 22 Oct 2014 17:46:21 GMT
    Blow by blow, Ferguson cop's FULL version of why he shot Michael Brown: 'Incredibly strong' teen pressed gun to cop's hip, the gun was jammed by a finger - and kill shot was fired as Brown 'charged' Secret Service agents who were supposed to be guarding White House were sent to their boss's house an hour out of DC to deal with her 'troublesome' NEIGHBOR Victim says soap star Crystal Hunt's glassing attack has ruined her chances of having a baby as no man will want her because of the scars Alaskan Congressman admits to insensitive language when he told a high school assembly a 'lack of support from friends and family' contributed to youth suicide - just days after a student took his own life EXCLUSIVE - 'He doused me with gasoline, flicked his lighter and threatened to burn me alive': How ex-girlfriend of Indiana serial killer escaped death from 'monster' who kept her hogtied in their ... (more) More...
  2. Legendary Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee diesWed, 22 Oct 2014 02:54:10 GMT
    Ben Bradlee, the zestful, charismatic Washington Post editor who guided the paper through the era of the Pentagon Papers and Watergate and was immortalized on screen in "All the President's Men," has died. He was 93. Bradlee began end-of-life care at his home last month after suffering from Alzheimer's disease and dementia for several years. More...
  3. Ex-counterterror head: 'Imminent threat'Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:07:37 GMT
    The former head of U.S. counterterror operations said Tuesday the "imminent threat" posed by an al Qaeda offshoot in Syria hasn't lessened after a U.S. air campaign there. Speaking to CNN's Jim Sciutto, Matt Olsen said by his analysis the threat from the Khorasan group "is still in the same place as it was before" President Barack Obama ordered airstrikes against the terror operation last month. More...
  4. US Ebola Crisis Is A Media Myth, Claims ObamaTue, 21 Oct 2014 19:18:51 GMT
    President Barack Obama claimed Oct. 20 that the left-leaning established media invented the Ebola crisis that has deeply damaged his chances of keeping the Democratic majority in the Senate. "The Ebola crisis [which] has been the only story here in the United States for the last couple of weeks, is not an outbreak and epidemic here," Obama complained to his donors at a Chicago fundraiser. More...
  5. What key Senate race means for 2016Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:27:33 GMT
    She's a Democrat in Republican-leaning North Carolina, voted for Obamacare and is under fire for skipping a meeting of the Senate Armed Services Committee to attend a campaign fundraiser -- a no no in a state with a large military presence. Her Republican opponent, Thom Tillis, is also trying to tie her to the Obama administration's uneven Ebola response. More...
  6. Bachmann Gets Security Detail After Isis T...Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:46:47 GMT
    ISIS' new target: Rep. Michele Bachmann? The outspoken conservative will have her own security detail for the final few months of her congressional career because of what federal law enforcement agencies believe is a credible threat from the militants, reports Politico. More...
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  1. National Park Service: 5 western parks vandalized, incidents under investigation at 5 moreWed, 22 Oct 2014 23:42:51 GMT
    The National Park Service says vandalism has been found within five western national parks and officials are investigating vandalism reports at five other parks. More...
  2. Conflict with Oregon city leaves residents without access to fully-built $1M public libraryWed, 22 Oct 2014 22:02:29 GMT
    A northern Oregon city is being forced to use a van as its sole library after a blueprint mix-up shut down the new $1.2 million public library building. More...
  3. Romanian princess gets probation for role in cockfighting business in OregonWed, 22 Oct 2014 22:01:35 GMT
    A Romanian princess who helped run a cockfighting enterprise in Oregon has been sentenced to three years of probation and won't have to go to prison. More...
  4. How academic scandal at University of North Carolina worked to help athletes, other studentsWed, 22 Oct 2014 21:32:33 GMT
    The academic scandal at the University of North Carolina unfolded over nearly two decades and involved about 3,100 students, nearly half of them athletes, according to a report released Wednesday by former U.S. Justice Department official Kenneth Wainstein. More...
  5. Security hiked at Tomb of Unknowns after Canada shooting, although FBI says no known threatsWed, 22 Oct 2014 21:31:29 GMT
    The military increased security Wednesday at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery after fatal shootings at a Canadian war memorial and Parliament, even though the FBI and the Homeland Security Department said there was no specific threat against the U.S. More...
  6. Denver teacher fired after students hurt in botched lab experiment is charged with misdemeanorWed, 22 Oct 2014 20:33:20 GMT
    A Denver school chemistry teacher who was fired after four students were burned in a science experiment gone wrong now faces a criminal charge. More...
  7. Florida A&M hazing history allowed in death trial; can't say drum major killed was gayWed, 22 Oct 2014 20:15:25 GMT
    A history of hazing among Florida A&M band members will be allowed to be mentioned in the trial of four ex- members charged in a drum major's hazing death, but the judge says there should be no mention that the man killed was gay. More...
  8. Gunman in Houston murder-suicide may have been pursuing romantic relationshipWed, 22 Oct 2014 20:12:51 GMT
    A Houston pharmacy worker fatally shot his female colleague before turning the gun on himself Wednesday after days of apparently trying to "enhance" their work relationship, possibly to a romantic level, police said. More...
  9. S&P 500 falls, ending a four-day winning streak, as drop in oil price drags down energy stocksWed, 22 Oct 2014 20:00:56 GMT
    Stocks are ending lower, breaking a four-day winning streak, as a drop in the price of oil dragged energy companies lower. More...
  10. Ohio man convicted of killing girlfriend's parents with sledgehammer days after he stabbed herWed, 22 Oct 2014 19:43:08 GMT
    An Ohio man has been convicted of killing his girlfriend's parents with a sledgehammer 10 days after he stabbed and critically injured their daughter for refusing him sex. More...