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  1. Colo. teens' travel renews concerns about terror appealThu, 23 Oct 2014 04:08:33 GMT
    Three teenage girls being investigated for trying to join Islamic State forces in Syria were victims of an "online predator" who encouraged them, a school official said Wednesday, as U.S. officials tried to determine how they made it to Europe without anyone knowing and whether terrorists' appeal is deepening among vulnerable youth. The Denver-area girls -- two sisters ages 17 and 15, and their 16-year-old friend -- were detained at the airport in Frankfurt, Germany, and sent home over the weekend. More...
  2. 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...
  3. 'Wastebook': All that fits in pork barrelWed, 22 Oct 2014 13:58:01 GMT
    These are just a few examples from the 100 entry-long list in a book detailing government waste, compiled by retiring GOP Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma. In the 2014 edition of the "Wastebook," Coburn notes that getting rid of the practice of pork barrel spending is next to impossible. More...
  4. Marine suspect guarded by US in Philippine campWed, 22 Oct 2014 10:16:08 GMT
    A U.S. Marine suspected in the gruesome killing of a transgender Filipino was transferred Wednesday from his warship to the Philippine military's main camp, where he will continue to be guarded by fellow Marines, in a compromise that eased a looming irritant over his custody. The case involving Pfc. More...
  5. Ga. electorate shrinks; fewer new voters are whiteWed, 22 Oct 2014 06:31:54 GMT
    Georgia's electorate is changing fast, state officials said Tuesday, underscoring a shift that Democrats see as critical to making gains in a state dominated by Republicans. The total number of people registered to vote in Georgia has dropped by nearly 40,000 since the last election. More...
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  1. Dow Surges 200-Plus Points on Earnings OptimismThu, 23 Oct 2014 16:19:37 GMT
    Benchmark index is back in positive territory for the year. More...
  2. Feds Offer Apology for Air Bag Warning SnafuThu, 23 Oct 2014 15:29:13 GMT
    A series of mistakes from the nation's highway safety watchdog left motorists scrambling for information on a massive air bag recall. More...
  3. Meet the $299 Smartphone You Can Only Get By InviteThu, 23 Oct 2014 14:16:13 GMT
    A start-up Chinese smartphone maker is having a one-hour flash sale to buy its $299 smartphone, which is normally available by invite only. More...
  4. Pricey Suds: Guinness to Tap Luxury Beer MarketThu, 23 Oct 2014 14:09:38 GMT
    Buying the newest Guinness brew entails Champagne tastes and a little more than your standard beer budget. More...
  5. Now There's an Uber for Flu ShotsThu, 23 Oct 2014 13:27:23 GMT
    Uber is bringing back the house call for flu vaccinations. More...
  6. No Smoking, Please. We're CamelThu, 23 Oct 2014 12:55:06 GMT
    Camel cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is snuffing out smoking in its offices and buildings. More...
  7. Saving for Retirement: 'Later' Is a Bad IdeaThu, 23 Oct 2014 12:02:49 GMT
    More than half of middle-class Americans say they plan to save more for retirement "later" to make up for not saving enough now. More...
  8. Top 10 Most Unbelievable Excuses for Calling in SickThu, 23 Oct 2014 07:20:06 GMT
    If these excuses that bosses report hearing from employees are to be believed, American workers are getting into some serious hijinks. More...
  9. Bungled Air Bag Alerts Leave Car Owners ScramblingThu, 23 Oct 2014 00:04:40 GMT
    After the nation's highway safety watchdog botched alerts about defects in almost 8 million air bags, owners wonder if they can get theirs fixed. More...
  10. Sold! Vintage Apple-1 Computer Fetches $905,000Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:19:47 GMT
    The winning bid for one of the few remaining examples of Apple's first pre-assembled computer far outstripped expectations. More...