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MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) -- Government official identifies Washington state school shooter as student Jaylen Fryberg ....
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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 opened fire without shouting or arguing, killing one person and shooting several others in the head before turning the gun on himself, officials and witnesses said....
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Ridesharing company Uber launches in Nevada
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Ridesharing company Uber launched in Las Vegas, Reno and Carson City on Friday after months of rumors that included recruitment posts on Craigslist and cryptic front-page newspaper advertisements, but the company faces a battle with the state's highly regulated and influential taxi industry....
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Suspect arrested in death of 2 California deputies
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Officials say a second sheriff's deputy has died after being shot by a suspect who has now been apprehended for four shootings....
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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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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 missing university student, authorities said Friday, as they turned their attention to filing possible additional charges against the suspect accused of abducting her....
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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 who preyed on young girls should no longer be considered a sexually violent predator and is eligible for release....
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Remains believed to be of missing Oklahoma teen
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Remains found by a hunter this month in sparsely populated southeast Oregon appear to be those of an Oklahoma teenager who went missing last year after telling his parents he wanted to test himself against the wilderness, like in the movie "Into The Wild."...
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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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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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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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