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AP Exclusive: Study blames lost calves on panthers
With Florida's panther population recovering, some farmers complain the protected 6-to-7-foot long predators are once again killing their calves.
July 31, 2014 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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W. Africa Ebola outbreak tops 700 deaths
The deadliest recorded Ebola outbreak surpassed 700 deaths across West Africa on Thursday as the World Health Organization announced dozens of new deaths reported in the last several days.
July 31, 2014 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia News Roundup
Today's headlines are: Nearly 1,400 eligible for UGA summer commencement - GDOT suspending construction during Georgia tax holiday - Georgia included in human trafficking training program - School ...
July 31, 2014 10:35 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jurors told salmonella trial may exceed 2 months
The trial of three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak linked to a Georgia peanut plant could keep jurors tied up at least two months.
July 30, 2014 02:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Strike on crowded Gaza area kills 16, wounds 150
UPDATE: An Israeli airstrike hit a crowded Gaza shopping area on Wednesday, killing at least 16 people and wounding more than 150, hours after Israeli tank shells slammed into a U.N. school shelter...
July 30, 2014 01:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Aides: Senate could confirm several ambassadors
A series of ambassadors could be confirmed before lawmakers adjourn this week, including a new U.S. envoy to Russia.
July 30, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Poll: Americans cool to border-crossing children
Americans are wary of granting refugee status to children crossing the U.S. border to flee strife-torn countries in Central America, and most in an Associated Press-GfK poll say the U.S. does not h...
July 30, 2014 11:35 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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2 women survive ordeal along Indiana rail bridge
A video camera captured the terrifying plight of two women who became trapped on an 80-foot-high railroad bridge in Indiana when a freight train surprised them as they walked along the tracks.
July 30, 2014 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Japan practices amphibious landing in Hawaii
Japan has been practicing storming beaches with the U.S. and other countries in Hawaii this month. The amphibious landing exercises, which are relatively new to Japan's military, come as Tokyo trie...
July 30, 2014 10:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jury seated in Georgia peanut salmonella trial
A jury has been seated to hear the trial of three people charged in connection with a deadly salmonella outbreak traced to a southwest Georgia peanut plant five years ago.
July 31, 2014 11:50 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Investigators make it to Ukraine jet crash site
As fighting raged in eastern Ukraine, an international team of investigators on Thursday reached the crash site of the Malaysia Airline Flight 17 and got a first look at where it was brought down b...
July 31, 2014 11:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gov. Deal meets with Latino leaders on immigration
Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is reaching out to leaders of the state's Latino community to learn more about unaccompanied minors from Central American nations who are in Georgia, and to share concerns ...
July 31, 2014 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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State Dept: 'No American is proud' of CIA tactics
The State Department has endorsed the broad conclusions of a harshly critical Senate report on the CIA's interrogation and detention practices after the 9/11 attacks, a report that accuses the agen...
July 31, 2014 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Israel vows to destroy Hamas tunnels
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday that Israel will destroy the Hamas tunnel network in the Gaza Strip "with or without a cease-fire," as the military called up another 16,000 reservis...
July 31, 2014 10:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Portland settles suit by officer who honored Nazis
Once-forgotten plaques placed by a Portland police officer in a city park to honor five Nazi-era German soldiers have come back to haunt the city.
July 31, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sanctions will damage Russia if not lifted quickly
UPDATE: U.S. and European sanctions against Russia's energy and finance sectors are strong enough to cause deep, long-lasting damage within months unless Moscow persuades the West to repeal them by...
July 30, 2014 01:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ukraine: Clashes prevent visit to jet debris site
Almost two weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 went down, clashes on Wednesday between Ukrainian forces and separatist rebels again prevented international experts from reaching the crash site ...
July 30, 2014 12:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Detroit police: Sleeping boy, 8, shot and killed
UPDATE: An 8-year-old boy who was sleeping early Wednesday died after a bullet fired from outside went through the home's wall and into his bedroom, hitting him, Detroit police said.
July 30, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia News Roundup
Today's headlines are: Georgia agency participating in heat safety campaign - Georgia tax holiday approaching - Savannah wins water taste test award - Atlanta, Macon break record low temperatures -...
July 30, 2014 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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