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Spanish judge orders release of ill boy's parents
UPDATE: Spanish officials have ordered the immediate release of a detained British couple who were wanted by police in the United Kingdom after they took their critically ill child for treatment ab...
September 02, 2014 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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6 militants killed in US Somalia strike
UPDATE: A U.S. airstrike in Somalia killed at least six members of the Islamic extremist group al-Shabab, possibly including its leader who was in a car that was hit.
September 02, 2014 01:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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NTSB: Pilot in Ohio crash was trying to turn back
The pilot of a small plane told a ground controller that he was not climbing fast enough and asked for permission to turn around just before his rented aircraft plummeted to the ground last week, k...
September 02, 2014 01:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman sentenced in silicone injection case
A woman convicted of killing a Georgia woman through illicit silicone buttocks injections has been sentenced to life in prison.
September 02, 2014 01:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Report accuses Islamic State group of war crimes
An international rights group accused the extremist Islamic State group on Tuesday of systematic "ethnic cleansing" in northern Iraq targeting indigenous religious minorities, as well as conducting...
September 02, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia News Roundup
Today's headlines are: Company identifies worker killed at Savannah mill - Police probe stabbing of pit bull inside pet store - Alabama man shot to death; Georgia man wounded - Georgia Tech police ...
September 02, 2014 11:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crews search Lake Lanier for missing woman
Emergency crews in Hall County are investigating a possible drowning in Lake Lanier after a woman was seen jumping from a boat.
September 02, 2014 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pilot killed in F-15 crash was decorated combat veteran
By Michael Melia Associated Press Writer BOSTON — The pilot killed in the crash of an F-15 jet this week in the remote Virginia mountains was a decorated combat veteran with 17 years of experience ...
August 29, 2014 10:59 PM | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obama blames violence in Ukraine squarely on Russia
By Bradley Klapper Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama suggested Thursday the U.S. might impose new economic sanctions on Russia, blaming it squarely for the warfare in east...
August 29, 2014 12:28 AM | 1 1 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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School starts in Chicago with more safety guards
UPDATE: School opened in Chicago on Tuesday, with children and parents making their way past security guards whose bright neon vests served as a reminder of the city's efforts to protect students f...
September 02, 2014 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman in Paulding County trail attack leaves hospital
Authorities say a woman badly injured in a July attack while walking a popular trail in Paulding County has been discharged from the hospital.
September 02, 2014 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ukraine military routed as Russia talks tough
UPDATE: The Ukrainian solders were an easy target as they launched a desperate run to safety. Pounded by a gauntlet of rocket shells, blown up in their vehicles, they died by the dozens.
September 02, 2014 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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32 teens escape from Nashville detention center
UPDATE: Thirty-two teens "overwhelmed" their minders and escaped from a juvenile detention center by crawling under a weak spot in a fence, a state government spokesman said. Hours later Tuesday, e...
September 02, 2014 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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APNewsBreak: Girl said Uzi was too much for her
UPDATE: A 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed an instructor with an Uzi at an Arizona shooting range said immediately after the shooting that she felt the gun was too much for her and had hurt ...
September 02, 2014 02:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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AP Interview: Iran says it disrupts nuclear plots
Iran has disrupted plots by foreign spies to recruit its nuclear experts and stopped sabotage attempts through faulty foreign equipment supplied for its facilities, the deputy head of the Islamic R...
September 02, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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State sees more drownings; boating accidents down
Tougher laws have led to a decline in boating accidents and incident-related fatalities for a second straight year, but not all the numbers are promising.
September 02, 2014 11:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Storms spark lightning fires in Winder, Macon
Powerful lightning and high winds from storms over Barrow County kept firefighters and emergency crews busy all night. Lighting also sparked house fires in Macon.
September 02, 2014 10:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Infamous speed trap town investigated over tickets
The north Florida town of Waldo has long had a reputation as a speed trap, and it's no wonder. A small segment of highway that runs through Waldo requires drivers to speed up and slow down six time...
September 02, 2014 09:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nunn, Perdue spar on business
ATLANTA — Democrat Michelle Nunn and Republican David Perdue share the title of CEO but are trying to make the case their experiences couldn’t be more different as they campaign for Georgia’s open ...
August 31, 2014 12:26 AM | 2 2 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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