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2 planes evacuated in Seattle, 3rd flight diverted to Dallas
SEATAC, Wash. (AP) -- Two planes have been evacuated on arrival at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport due to what a spokesman called a "security concern."...
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Airlines prepare to shut down in Northeast for snowstorm
Airlines are preparing to shut down operations along the East Coast as a major snowstorm packing up to three feet of snow barrels down on the region....
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Millions of GMO insects could be released in Florida Keys
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) -- Millions of genetically modified mosquitoes could be released in the Florida Keys if British researchers win approval to use the bugs against two extremely painful viral diseases....
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Millions of GMO insects could be set loose in Florida Keys
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) -- Millions of genetically modified mosquitoes could be released in the Florida Keys if British researchers win approval to use the bugs against two extremely painful viral diseases....
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What you need to know about the snow headed to the Northeast
The busy Northeast corridor prepared for a winter wallop that was expected to bring 2 to 3 feet of snow from northern New Jersey all the way up to Massachusetts. Here's what residents of the big cities in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic need to know about the coming storm:...
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UN Security Council faces Ukraine, Yemen emergency meetings
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Diplomats say the U.N. Security Council will hold emergency meetings Monday on the crises in Yemen and Ukraine....
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Officials: 4 children fall through ice into pond in Maryland
LANSDOWNE, Md. (AP) -- Fire officials say four children have been taken to hospitals after they fell into an icy pond in Maryland's Baltimore County....
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Final victim hasn't been found in Md. mansion fire
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) -- After a week of searching, investigators say they still haven't found the body of the sixth person believed to have died in a fire that destroyed a multimillion-dollar mansion near Maryland's capital city....
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Cops: Man kills co-worker, then himself at NYC Home Depot
NEW YORK (AP) -- An employee at a Home Depot store in Manhattan argued with a co-worker before fatally shooting him and then killing himself on Sunday, police said, sending panicked workers and shoppers rushing to get away from the gunfire....
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2 Marines identified in deadly California helicopter crash
TWENTYNINE PALMS, Calif. (AP) -- Two Marine Corps officers killed when their helicopter crashed during a training exercise in the Southern California desert were remembered Sunday as talented pilots....
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'Potentially historic' storm headed for Northeast
NEW YORK (AP) -- A "potentially historic" storm could dump 2 to 3 feet of snow from northern New Jersey to Connecticut starting Monday, crippling a region that has largely been spared so far this winter, the National Weather Service said....
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Ala group: some judges might give same-sex marriage licenses
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- The association representing Alabama's probate judges says it's possible some judges there may issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples when courthouses open Monday, despite their advice against it....
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NEW YORK (AP) -- NYC mayor: Snowstorm bearing down on Northeast could become biggest the city has ever seen....
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FBI: Hunt continues for suspect in bomb threats against jets
ATLANTA (AP) -- Federal law enforcement officials are continuing to pursue a suspect after recent bomb threats targeted two jets bound for Atlanta, prompting F-16 fighter jets to escort the planes, an FBI agent said Sunday....
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Rocky Mountain National Park celebrates 100th anniversary
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (AP) -- Rocky Mountain National Park has had its ups and downs during the past century. In the 1940s, gas rationing cut attendance, and the park is still trying to recover from devastating floods in 2013....
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