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Spokane's Cupich to be next Chicago archbishop
Bishop Blase Cupich, a moderate who has called for civility in the culture wars and has embraced Pope Francis' focus on fighting poverty, will be named the next archbishop of Chicago, The Associated Press has learned....
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Police hunker down in ambush suspect's woods
CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities hunkered down early Saturday in the neighborhood where a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a Pennsylvania State Police trooper lived with his parents, raising hopes they had him cornered a week after the ambush outside a rural police barracks....
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Calif. fire hit with record amount of retardant
PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) -- Firefighters are dropping record-breaking amounts of retardants on a massive Northern California wildfire that is burning explosively because of the prolonged drought....
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Feds mum on prosecution of illegal border crossers
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- The federal government refuses to say whether prosecutors in Yuma, Arizona, have scaled back a years-old program that guarantees jail time for most immigrants caught crossing the border illegally and which law enforcement officials say is crucial to public safety....
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Body of Texas sheriff's deputy found in lake
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Divers found the body of a missing Central Texas sheriff's deputy Friday, a day after her patrol car was found swamped by floodwaters minutes after she radioed for help while checking flooded low-water crossings....
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Guilty verdict in peanut trial should send warning
ALBANY, Ga. (AP) -- Food safety advocates say a guilty verdict in a rare federal food-poisoning trial should send a stern warning to others who may be tempted to place profits over people's welfare....
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San Diego's new bulldog Marine mascot graduates
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- The newest Marine recruit in San Diego is 6 months old and has four legs....
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After 2 weeks, search still on for 2 Maryland kids
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's been almost two weeks since Troy Turner last saw two of his kids, 3-year-old Sarah, his "tomboy princess," and 2-year-old Jacob, who he calls "Bubby."...
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Jury awards $16M to families of 4 crash victims
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A jury has awarded $16 million to the families of four passengers who were killed in a December 2011 helicopter crash near Lake Mead....
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4 charged in shooting death of Chicago 9-year-old
CHICAGO (AP) -- Four men have been charged in the death of a 9-year-old boy who was gunned down in a backyard after becoming upset with his mother and running from his Chicago home, Police Superintendent Garry McCarthy said Friday....
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Driver of stolen van that hit dog gets prison time
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The driver of a stolen van that hit and badly injured a dog during a wild, televised police chase in Los Angeles has been sentenced to two years in state prison....
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Florida town knew shooter had troubled past
BELL, Fla. (AP) -- Most people in this rural, north Florida community seemed to know about the Spirit family's troubled and tragic past....
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US, Canadian jets intercept 8 Russian aircraft
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- Two F-22 fighter jets intercepted six Russian military airplanes that neared the western coast of Alaska, military officials said Friday....
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Feds: Man shot by Border Patrol posed no threat
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) -- A Mexican man shot by a U.S. Border Patrol agent in Arizona four years ago did not pose a threat, according to a letter by federal prosecutors in Arizona who reviewed the case....
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Oilfield worker lost in New Mexico flooding dies
LAKEWOOD, N.M. (AP) -- One oil field worker was killed and 40 more were stranded in flood waters as the remnants of Hurricane Odile moved through southeastern New Mexico on Friday, authorities said....
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