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Airport security vulnerabilities not uncommon
As the case of the San Jose stowaway shows, it did not take a sophisticated plan for a 15-year-old boy to spend about seven hours in what is supposed to be a secure area of Silicon Valley's main ai...
April 23, 2014 12:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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More guilty pleas planned in dog fighting probe
Eight of the 14 people arrested in a multi-state dog fighting investigation have filed court papers saying they want to plead guilty.
April 23, 2014 12:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia News Roundup
Some of today's stories are: Grand jury: Deadly use of force unauthorized - Deal set to sign bill expanding gun rights in Georgia - Georgia man pleads not guilty in deadly North Dakota crash - Sava...
April 23, 2014 12:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia agency eases rules on development near marsh
The state Environmental Protection Division will no longer require developers to keep a 25-foot construction buffer from the edge of some coastal salt marshes, and the decision has Georgia conserva...
April 23, 2014 11:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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SKorea ferry toll hits 156 as search gets tougher
As the 156th body was pulled from waters where the ferry Sewol sank a week ago, relatives of the nearly 150 still missing pressed the government Wednesday to finish the grim task of recovery soon. ...
April 23, 2014 10:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boogeymen and shady deals define spin for Senate
For months, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has been pushing an unrelenting string of criticism against Charles and David Koch, the wealthy industrialists who have backed some of the nation's mos...
April 23, 2014 10:20 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Auburn classes resume after bomb threat cleared
One of Auburn University's largest buildings has reopened after a police investigation into a bomb threat.
April 22, 2014 03:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ukraine orders new 'anti-terror' operation
UPDATE: Ukraine's acting president ordered security forces to resume "anti-terror" operations in the country's east Tuesday after the bodies of two people allegedly abducted by pro-Russia insurgent...
April 22, 2014 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia offender arrested in Denver-area sex sting
Authorities say a convicted child molester from Georgia has been arrested in suburban Denver for trying to lure a teenage girl to have sex with him.
April 22, 2014 02:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Soldier convicted in WikiLeaks case gets new name
A Kansas judge granted a request Wednesday to formally change the name of the soldier convicted of leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks from Bradley Edward Manning to Chelsea Elizabeth Manning.
April 23, 2014 12:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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FM vows response if Russians attacked in Ukraine
Russia's foreign minister on Wednesday promised a firm response if its citizens or interests come under attack in Ukraine — a vow that came after Ukraine announced a renewal of its "anti-terror" ca...
April 23, 2014 10:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Material on Australian shore examined in jet hunt
Unidentified material that washed ashore in southwestern Australia and is being examined for any link to the lost Malaysian plane is unlikely to have come from the jet, an official said Wednesday.
April 23, 2014 08:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Delay sought in loud music killing trial
Attorneys for a Florida man charged with murder in the killing of a Marietta teenager during an argument over loud music are asking that his retrial be delayed.
April 23, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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9 indicted in kidnapping of North Carolina prosecutor's father
For five days, authorities said the kidnappers held 63-year-old Frank Janssen captive in an Atlanta apartment, tormenting his family by sending text messages threatening to cut him into pieces if p...
April 23, 2014 08:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Michigan affirmative ban is OK, Supreme Court says
UPDATE: A state's voters are free to outlaw the use of race as a factor in college admissions, the Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in a blow to affirmative action that also laid bare tensions among the...
April 22, 2014 04:05 PM | 1 1 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sub records detailed images of WWII wreck
An unmanned submarine has recorded some of the most detailed images of two American ships that sank off the coast of England during World War II, according to the Massachusetts company that surveye...
April 22, 2014 04:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Grand jury indicts 9 people in North Carolina kidnapping case
Federal authorities say nine people have been indicted in the kidnapping of a North Carolina prosecutor's father.
April 22, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Man-made wetlands filter storm water at Georgia port
UPDATE: Land once used to bury garbage near the Port of Savannah has been converted to a man-made ecosystem of marsh grasses and microbes, bugs and birds aimed at cleaning pollutants from rainwater...
April 22, 2014 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elderly woman found dead in Lake Arrowhead identified
UPDATE: The elderly female discovered Monday evening in Lake Arrowhead has been identified by police as Cindy Naterman, 70, of Waleska.
April 22, 2014 11:40 AM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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