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Trick-or-treating back on after manhunt ends
MOUNTAINHOME, Pa. (AP) -- A state police official is showing his support for a northeast Pennsylvania community where Halloween came very close to being scrubbed....
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Ashes from Ebola victim's apartment in limbo
It took a crew 38 hours to clear out the Dallas apartment where Thomas Eric Duncan was staying before he was diagnosed Sept. 30 with Ebola. Hazmat suit-clad workers piled shoes, carpets, mattresses, bed sheets, clothes and kids' backpacks into 140 55-gallon drums. Only a few items were salvaged: a computer hard drive, legal documents, family photos, an old Bible belonging to Duncan's grandmother....
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Milwaukee chief: Union vote is political move
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Milwaukee police Chief Edward Flynn says a union vote expressing no confidence in him is a "blatantly political move" by union leaders....
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Kansas urges judge not to rule on gay marriage
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) -- The Kansas attorney general's office has argued that a federal court should not weigh in on the state's gay marriage ban until the Kansas Supreme Court has reviewed it....
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After murder suspect is caught, a sigh of relief
MILFORD, Pa. (AP) -- U.S. marshals who captured ambush suspect Eric Frein (freen) say he had a "defeated" look on his face when they took him into custody....
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Ex-Union Carbide chief Anderson dead at 92
MIAMI (AP) -- Warren M. Anderson, who headed Union Carbide Corp. when a chemical leak killed thousands of people in India in 1984, has died in Florida at 92....
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Marine's lawyers seek new judge in war crime case
CAMP PENDLETON, Calif. (AP) -- Attorneys for a Marine sergeant 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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Feds, Albuquerque reach deal on police reform
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- The U.S. Justice Department and New Mexico's largest city have reached an agreement to overhaul Albuquerque's police department amid several accusations of excessive force, agreeing to reforms that include new training and protocols for investigating officer shootings....
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Slain officer's handcuffs were ready for suspect
MILFORD, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania State Police had a special pair of handcuffs set aside and ready for the man wanted in the fatal shooting of one of their troopers, Cpl. Bryon Dickson....
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Painted faces at parks need painstaking removal
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- A series of graffiti-like paintings on rocks in National Parks across the West set off a furor on social media this month, angering people who say they desecrated some of the nation's most famously picturesque landscapes. They've also created a headache for park managers who have the delicate task of cleaning up the sites without causing further damage....
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Man swings ax at DC officer in unprovoked attack
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A man swung a large ax at a District of Columbia police officer in an unprovoked attack early Friday, and the officer suffered a minor injury while struggling with the man, who escaped on foot, police said....
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2 Arizona officers killed in car crashes this week
CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) -- A suburban Phoenix officer was fatally injured Friday when he was 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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Murder charge dropped in prayer group death
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- A Missouri prosecutor has dropped charges against a former suburban Kansas City man who confessed to killing the wife of his prayer group leader....
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$2.25M deal reached in hot NYC jail cell death
NEW YORK (AP) -- The city has reached a $2.25 million settlement with the family of a mentally ill, homeless former U.S. Marine who died earlier this year in a 101-degree jail cell, the comptroller said Friday....
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Richard Branson on his way to rocket crash scene
MOJAVE, Calif. (AP) -- British billionaire Richard Branson is headed to California's Mojave Desert after a Virgin Galactic space tourism rocket exploded and crashed, killing one person and seriously injuring another....
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