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Facts, questions in fatal Ohio Wal-Mart shooting
CINCINNATI (AP) -- A grand jury looking into the fatal shooting of a man by police in an Ohio Wal-Mart will have to sort out conflicting accounts to determine whether charges should be filed in a racially charged case that has drawn national attention....
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9 days in, no contact with trooper slaying suspect
CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) -- Nine days after a gunman opened fire in a deadly ambush at a state police barracks, authorities have had no contact with the suspect they describe as a self-taught survivalist despite an intensive search that shut down the heavily wooded community where he lived with his parents....
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Some California wells run dry amid drought
EAST PORTERVILLE, Calif. (AP) -- Officials say hundreds of domestic wells in California's drought-parched Central Valley have run dry, leaving many residents to rely on donated bottles of drinking water....
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March on global warming expected to draw thousands
NEW YORK (AP) -- Thousands of people from across the nation are expected in New York City to participate in what's billed as the largest march ever on global warming....
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Huge Northern California wildfire keeps growing
POLLOCK PINES, Calif. (AP) -- As an expanding wildfire in Northern California kept nearly 3,000 people from their homes, teams sought to find out how many structured had already been lost to the huge blaze, authorities said....
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California authorities catch 4 of 5 jail escapees
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Four of five inmates have been recaptured a day after their escape from a central California jail, authorities said. The fifth man remained at large....
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Suspect surrenders in Idaho reservation standoff
POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) -- An armed man surrendered Saturday night following an 18-hour standoff on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation in southeast Idaho, authorities said....
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Pope chooses a moderate for Chicago archbishop
As the leader of two American dioceses, Roman Catholic Bishop Blase Cupich has staked out a firm position in the middle of the road....
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Residents return to homes as ambush suspect hunted
CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) -- State police are lifting a shelter in place order for the area of northeastern Pennsylvania where a manhunt for the suspect in a trooper ambush is underway....
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5 killed in Pennsylvania car crash, including kids
EFFORT, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say five people, including children, have died in a multi-vehicle crash in northeastern Pennsylvania....
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Pomp, little action expected at UN climate summit
WASHINGTON (AP) -- New York City will be full of planet-saving pomp this coming week, but short on action to rescue the world....
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More than 1K people search for missing UVa student
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Nearly 1,000 volunteers, some driven by worry for the safety of their own families, fanned out from the University of Virginia campus Saturday to search for a sophomore who disappeared a week ago....
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Hawaii lava flow approaching homes slows down
HONOLULU (AP) -- Scientists say lava creeping toward rural communities on Hawaii's Big Island is slowing down....
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Tour ship runs aground by NYC's Statue of Liberty
NEW YORK (AP) -- A 120-foot-tall schooner ran aground and got stuck in shallow waters near the Statue of Liberty on Saturday afternoon, officials said. No injuries were reported and the 121 tourists on board were ferried in small boats to a lower Manhattan marina....
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Corgi owners rally around slain dog in Washington
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) -- Corgi owners around the nation are rallying around a slain Washington state dog, calling for the harshest penalty for the man charged with killing Molly, a Pembroke Welsh corgi....
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