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Embattled Ferguson chief criticizes Holder remarks
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- The embattled police chief of the suburban St. Louis town where a white officer's fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old remains under investigation has criticized Attorney General Eric Holder's recent call for "wholesale change" in the department....
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US ambassador says she's monitoring for Ebola
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.S. ambassador, who has just returned from a visit to the countries worst-affected by Ebola, says she is self-monitoring for the virus and that federal guidelines are sufficient....
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NY judge dismisses murder charge in 1986 killing
NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York judge has dismissed a murder charge against a Miami man in a 1986 killing because the defendant's right to a speedy trial was violated....
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2 Arizona officers killed in car crashes this week
CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) -- A suburban Phoenix officer has died after being hit by a suspected drunken driver, becoming the second officer from the Chandler Police Department to be killed in motorcycle crashes this week....
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Trooper ambush suspect in court after long manhunt
MILFORD, Pa. (AP) -- Onlookers shouted "Are you sorry?" and "Why did you do it?" at the suspect in a fatal ambush on a Pennsylvania state police barracks as troopers led him from his first court appearance Friday following a grueling seven-week manhunt....
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Trick-or-treating back on after manhunt ends
CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) -- Trick-or-treating is back on in a northeastern Pennsylvania town that spent the last seven weeks gripped by a massive manhunt for the suspect in the killing of state trooper....
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FORT KENT, Maine (AP) -- Maine asks court to restrict movements of nurse who defied voluntary Ebola quarantine ....
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Marine's lawyers seek new judge in war crime case
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. (AP) -- Attorneys for a Marine being retried on a murder charge in a major Iraq war crime case have asked a judge to remove himself, saying he's incapable of being impartial and objective....
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Attorney wants UVa abduction suspect evaluated
FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) -- An attorney for the man accused of abducting University of Virginia student Hannah Graham said Friday that he wants his client to be evaluated to determine his sanity....
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UN: Growing number of foreigners in terror groups
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- A new United Nations report says the world is facing a challenge of foreign fighters in terror groups on an "unprecedented scale," with about 15,000 in Syria and Iraq alone....
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6th person charged in connection to sex assault
HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Police in western Kentucky say they've charged a sixth person - a 15-year-old girl - in connection to a sexual assault on a 15-year-old boy....
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Parachutist rescued from Missouri television tower
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Firefighters have rescued a parachutist who became stuck on the wires of a broadcast tower about 125 feet off of the ground and dangled for about two hours....
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Bear in fatal NJ attack was acting 'predatory'
WEST MILFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Authorities say the first known fatal bear attack in New Jersey was unprovoked and the bear was acting in a "predatory" manner....
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Child rape suspect returning to Massachusetts
SOUTHBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) -- A child rape suspect who police say cut off a GPS monitoring device and went on a cross-country crime spree before being captured is being returned to Massachusetts....
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