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Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 - 3:41pm

Police: Slain woman ID'd ex-deputy as her attacker

MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A woman told police before she died that she had been attacked by her brother-in-law, a newly retired Wisconsin sheriff's deputy suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease, according to new court documents....

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Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 - 3:29pm

California quake stirs clamor for warning system

NAPA, Calif. (AP) -- Ten seconds before a severe earthquake in California's wine country caused the ground to rumble throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, a university lab in the city of Berkeley got the alert that the seismic waves were rolling its way....

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Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 - 3:19pm

4 college students killed in Ohio plane crash

CLEVELAND (AP) -- A small rented airplane crashed and burned shortly after takeoff Monday in suburban Cleveland, killing all four college students aboard on the first day of classes....

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Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 - 3:18pm

Miley Cyrus' date wanted by Oregon police

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The young homeless man who accompanied Miley Cyrus to the MTV Video Music Awards has a warrant out for his arrest in Oregon....

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Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 - 3:11pm

UN panel: Global warming human-caused, dangerous

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Global warming is here, human-caused and probably already dangerous - and it's increasingly likely that the heating trend could be irreversible, a draft of a new international science report says....

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Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 - 2:46pm

Judges blast Indiana, Wisconsin gay marriage bans

CHICAGO (AP) -- Federal appeals judges bristled Tuesday at arguments defending gay marriage bans in Indiana and Wisconsin, with one Republican appointee comparing them to now-defunct laws that once outlawed weddings between blacks and whites....

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Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 - 2:27pm

Former FBI director Freeh injured in car crash

BARNARD, Vt. (AP) -- Former FBI director Louis Freeh was seriously injured in a single-car crash in Vermont, authorities said....

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Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 - 1:46pm

US eager to cater to Chinese tourists

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) -- On a hot summer day, nearly two dozen Chinese tourists descended from a white shuttle bus for an afternoon of shopping at one of Southern California's signature upscale malls....

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Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 - 9:58am

Indiana, Wisconsin couples in gay marriage case

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) -- The Chicago-based 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear arguments Tuesday on gay marriage fights from Indiana and Wisconsin, setting the stage for one ruling. Each case deals with whether statewide gay marriage bans are constitutional....

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