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Militant group said to be using chlorine bombs
UPDATE: New allegations have emerged that Islamic State extremists have expanded their arsenal with chlorine bombs and captured fighter jets — weapons that could help the militants in Iraq and Syria.
October 24, 2014 04:05 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ebola case in New York City brings demands for quarantines
UPDATE: The case of the U.S. doctor stricken with Ebola left lawmakers on Capitol Hill, scientists and ordinary New Yorkers wondering why he was out on the town after his return from West Africa — ...
October 24, 2014 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hacker gets prison for cyberattack stealing $9.4M
An Estonian national who pleaded guilty to orchestrating a 2008 cyberattack on a credit card processing company that enabled hackers to steal $9.4 million from ATMs around the world was sentenced t...
October 24, 2014 03:53 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Attack on Egypt army post kills 30
A coordinated assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed 30 Egyptian troops on Friday, making it the deadliest single attack in decades on the military, which has been struggling t...
October 24, 2014 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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No terror link seen in New York City police hatchet attack
UPDATE: A man who brazenly attacked a group of police officers with a hatchet on a busy street described himself as a Muslim convert and ranted online against America, but he had no clear ties to i...
October 24, 2014 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Newly released Dallas nurse meets with Obama
UPDATE: A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for the patient diagnosed in Dallas was released from a hospital Friday, free of the virus, and met with President Barack Obama at the White House.
October 24, 2014 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Putin accuses US of undermining global stability
The United States is destabilizing the global order by trying to impose its will on other nations, Russian President Vladimir Putin declared Friday, warning that the world will face new wars if Was...
October 24, 2014 12:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Feds probe Maryland air crash that killed 3
Federal investigators were at the scene Friday of a collision between an airplane and a helicopter near a Maryland airport that killed three men but spared two others in the plane.
October 24, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia News Roundup
Today's headlines are: 3 Georgia Army bases to get solar power installations - Group assembled to search for new school president - Police: Man, 77, stabbed during attack in park - 2 dogs in pet bo...
October 24, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gunman in Canada attack complained about mosque
UPDATE: The gunman who shot and killed a soldier in plain daylight then stormed Canada's Parliament once complained that a Vancouver mosque he attended was too liberal and inclusive, and was kicked...
October 24, 2014 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police: Mom, infant rescued from Savannah river
Savannah police say a fisherman helped authorities rescue a woman and her infant daughter after they plunged into the Moon River.
October 24, 2014 03:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Judge may enter Georgia voter registration dispute
A Georgia state judge is weighing whether it's appropriate for him to intervene in a dispute over more than 50,000 voter registration records in one of the nation's most politically contested states.
October 24, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Car smashes Ten Commandments statue, man detained
UPDATE: Authorities took a man into custody Friday after they say he admitted driving a car onto the Oklahoma Capitol grounds overnight and into a disputed granite monument of the Ten Commandments,...
October 24, 2014 03:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ukraine's key election fails to spark enthusiasm
Gazing across the Maidan square, Evelina Martirosyan recalls how euphoric she was as she joined protests that changed Ukraine's history. Since the revolution this year that toppled a despised presi...
October 24, 2014 01:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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WHO: Millions of Ebola vaccine doses ready in 2015
The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready for use in 2015 and five more experimental vaccines will start being tested in March.
October 24, 2014 12:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Outsourcing' changes Georgia race in closing days
Georgia Democrat Michelle Nunn has spent the past month hammering away at Republican David Perdue's career as a business executive, making his role in outsourcing jobs a hallmark of her campaign fo...
October 23, 2014 03:00 PM | 2 2 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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US journalist returns home after Ebola recovery
UPDATE: An American video journalist who recovered from Ebola is home in Rhode Island.
October 23, 2014 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ex-Mountie hero of shootout at Canada's Parliament
The standing ovation began even before Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers entered the Parliament chamber in his black robe, carrying the golden ceremonial mace on his right shoulder.
October 23, 2014 02:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Eric Frein lookalike: I've been stopped repeatedly
UPDATE: A northeastern Pennsylvania resident said he's been stopped and questioned more than 20 times by authorities who have mistaken him for a man sought in the killing of a state trooper, includ...
October 23, 2014 02:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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