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Escaped inmate suspected in killing near Pennsylvania jail
KITTANNING, Pa. (AP) -- Police in western Pennsylvania are searching for an escaped inmate suspected of killing a woman after walking away from a work-release program....
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10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:...
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Survivor sues in limo crash that killed 4 on Long Island
NEW YORK (AP) -- A survivor of a crash on Long Island that killed four women when their limousine collided with a pickup truck has sued both drivers and the companies involved....
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Police: Woman drowns while trying to rescue 2 girls
EVANS, N.Y. (AP) -- Authorities in western New York say a woman drowned while trying to rescue two girls from Lake Erie....
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Police arrest man in theft of bag forgotten by ATM workers
MAHWAH, N.J. (AP) -- Police say they've arrested one of two men who made off with a bag containing $150,000 in cash after two employees filling ATMs mistakenly left it on a northern New Jersey lawn....
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Suspect in Charleston church shooting due in federal court
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- The man accused of slaying nine parishioners as they worshipped at a South Carolina church was expected in court Friday to face dozens of federal charges, including hate crimes and obstructing the practice of religion....
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Closing of Baltimore detention center marks a milestone
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) -- An announcement by Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan that he is closing the Baltimore City Detention Center marked a milestone in long-standing problems with the state's dangerously decrepit correctional facilities....
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Hurricane Guillermo forms, is possibly headed toward Hawaii
MIAMI (AP) -- Hurricane Guillermo has formed in the Pacific and could be headed toward Hawaii....
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After week of searching, no sign of boys lost at sea
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- A seventh night of searches for two Florida boys missing at sea has passed with no major break....
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Confederate flags placed at Martin Luther King's church
ATLANTA (AP) -- Surveillance cameras caught images of two white males laying Confederate battle flags on the ground near the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s church, but it wasn't clear whether they had committed a crime....
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November retrial date expected for former BP engineer
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Attorneys are eyeing a November retrial date for Kurt Mix, the former BP engineer charged with obstructing a federal investigation into the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill....
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Quotations in the News
"I knew immediately it was part of an aircraft, but I didn't realize how important it was, that it could help to solve the mystery of what happened to the Malaysian jet." - Johnny Begue, an environmental worker on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion, who claimed he stumbled upon the wing part that may be linked to the missing Boeing 777....
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California zeroes in on conservation stragglers amid drought
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- California residents heeded the call to turn off sprinklers in the first month of mandated water conservation, leading to a 27 percent plunge in June....
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Several blazes thrust Northern California into fire season
LOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) -- Triple-digit temperatures and gusty winds thrust Northern California into full-fledged wildfire season with several new blazes flaring up, forcing hundreds of people from their homes....
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Survivor recalls horrific shooting, unaware parents are dead
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Bullets whizzed past a woman's head as she fled from an 18-year-old gunman who had posed as a stranded motorist to convince her family to help him on the roadside of a Montana Indian reservation, the woman recounted to relatives....
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