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Police: 2 dead, including gunman, in school attack
MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) -- A student walked into his Seattle-area high school cafeteria on Friday and without saying a word opened fire, killing one person and shooting several others in the head before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said....
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3 California sheriffs' deputies shot, 1 dies
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- An assailant shot and killed a Sacramento County sheriff's deputy and wounded two other deputies along with a bystander Friday during a series of shootings that spanned more than 30 miles through two California counties....
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Remains belong to missing Virginia student
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a university student who disappeared last month, authorities said Friday, ending a search by thousands that took weeks and left the campus and community on edge....
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US halal food supplier indicted over beef exports
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) -- The founder of a popular line of food products for observant Muslims has been charged with fraudulently shipping beef to Malaysia and Indonesia that didn't meet the countries' import requirements, federal prosecutors in Iowa said Friday....
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Jury says castrated sex offender should be freed
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) -- A Southern California jury on Friday found that a castrated sex offender should no longer be considered a sexually violent predator and is eligible for release....
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7 hurt when car smashes into California restaurant
DUBLIN, Calif. (AP) -- Police say all seven people injured when a car crashed into a Northern California restaurant have now been released from hospitals....
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UN authorizes ship inspections for Somali charcoal
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. Security Council authorized the inspection of ships suspected of carrying highly prized charcoal from Somalia on Friday in a stepped-up effort to enforce a ban on charcoal exports and cut off a lucrative source of funding for the al-Qaida linked extremist group al-Shabab....
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Boston mayor vetoes $20,000 city council pay raise
BOSTON (AP) -- Mayor Martin Walsh vetoed a $20,000 pay raise for Boston city councilors Friday, saying he wanted an independent analysis of how much the elected body should be paid....
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Oklahoma inmate attacks lawyer, then gets life
OKEMAH, Okla. (AP) -- An Oklahoma inmate was sentenced Friday to three life prison terms without parole in the killings of two girls and his fiancee, but his punishment was delayed about an hour because he attacked one of his defense attorneys with a razor blade....
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No verdict for Tsarnaev pal; jury returns Monday
BOSTON (AP) -- A jury has ended deliberations for the week without a verdict in the federal trial of a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv)....
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Le Minh Thai, Vietnam war photographer, dies in US
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Le Minh Thai, a photojournalist who covered the Vietnam War for The Associated Press and Time Life, has died. He was 93....
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Marathon suspect's lawyers again cite media leaks
BOSTON (AP) -- Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are complaining for a third time about media leaks they say are jeopardizing his right to a fair trial....
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Stumped doctor ordered cyanide test on dying woman
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A physician who treated a 41-year-old neurologist after she suddenly collapsed said Friday that he ordered a test that eventually revealed a lethal amount of cyanide in her blood because he could find no other explanation for her sudden illness....
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NYC police commissioner: Hatchet attack was terror
NEW YORK (AP) -- A brazen daylight hatchet attack against a group of police officers on a busy New York street was a terrorist act by a reclusive Muslim convert who ranted online against America but had no clear ties to international extremists, the police commissioner said Friday....
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Report: No escape charges for Ohio school shooter
LIMA, Ohio (AP) -- A convicted high school shooter who scaled a prison fence and was captured hours later won't face escape charges because the victims' families don't want to give him a chance to mock them again, a prosecutor said Friday....
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