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  1. Thousands Donated to Look-Alike of Cop Killer SuspectThu, 23 Oct 2014 13:17:50 GMT
    A man who resembles the Pennsylvania fugitive has received more than $4,200 to help him get transportation to work so he doesn't get stopped by cops. More...
  2. Jail Inmates Given Tablets for Homework, NovelsThu, 23 Oct 2014 12:40:56 GMT
    Some San Francisco jail inmates now have computer tablets they can use to do homework, read novels and prepare for their criminal cases. More...
  3. Did This NYC Location Inspire Hopper's 'Nighthawks'?Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:30:22 GMT
    A Greenwich Village restaurant owner is convinced his location is the inspiration behind Edward Hopper's famous 'Nighthawks' painting. 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. '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...
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
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  1. Girls' journey renews fears of Islamic State online recruitingThu, 23 Oct 2014 13:29:15 GMT
    The case of three teenage girls who possibly tried to join Islamic State militants poses vexing questions for U.S. officials about terror groups' use of social media to recruit people inside the United States. More...
  2. Judge rules Long Island woman can keep $10K ring from ex-boyfriend because he didn't proposeThu, 23 Oct 2014 13:20:31 GMT
    A judge has ruled that a Long Island woman who broke up with her boyfriend can keep the $10,000 ring he gave her because he never proposed to her. More...
  3. Let them eat pumpkins: Farmer's request leads to feast for pigsThu, 23 Oct 2014 13:09:05 GMT
    A pilfered pumpkin caper in New Hampshire was just a misunderstanding that put some pounds on a passel of pigs. More...
  4. Heads or tails? Coin-toss winner chosen mayor of small town in PeruThu, 23 Oct 2014 13:04:25 GMT
    A coin toss has decided the mayoral race in small town high in the Peruvian Andes after two candidates tied at the ballot box. More...
  5. Towson University opens investigation after DC rabbi arrestedThu, 23 Oct 2014 13:02:29 GMT
    Towson University has launched an internal investigation into whether it complied with federal sex discrimination laws after learning a rabbi who teaches there invited students to take ritual baths at his District of Columbia synagogue. More...
  6. Space is latest destination for Maine man's ashes that have been scattered all over the worldThu, 23 Oct 2014 12:01:04 GMT
    The ashes of a Maine man that have been scattered all over the world by strangers who connected with his mother on social media are now being launched into space. More...
  7. Woman can keep $10G ring from former flame, judge rulesThu, 23 Oct 2014 11:50:21 GMT
    A judge has ruled that a Long Island woman who broke up with her boyfriend can keep the $10,000 ring he gave her because he never proposed to her. More...
  8. Texas employee brings meth, brass knuckles to school, police sayThu, 23 Oct 2014 11:42:40 GMT
    South San Antonio school police have arrested an employee who they say brought brass knuckles and a methamphetamine pipe onto school property. More...
  9. 'Pilfered' pumpkins put to use pleasing pigs' palates in New Hampshire after misunderstandingThu, 23 Oct 2014 11:42:28 GMT
    A pilfered pumpkin caper in New Hampshire was just a misunderstanding that put some pounds on a passel of pigs. More...
  10. PTSD at center of case of Marine jailed in MexicoThu, 23 Oct 2014 11:30:37 GMT
    There's no dispute retired Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi drove with three loaded guns in his truck into Mexico where firearms are illegal. More...
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