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GPS leads police to man wanted in South Carolina homicides
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) -- Police in South Carolina say they were able to find a man wanted in a double homicide because he was wearing a GPS device after an earlier burglary conviction....
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2 killed, at least 17 wounded in Florida nightclub shooting
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) -- A shooting at a Florida nightclub early Monday morning killed two people and wounded at least 17, police said. The attack apparently occurred at a teen party, billed as a "Swimsuit Glow Party," at Club Blu in Fort Myers, according to local media....
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Texas sheriff: Officer fatally shot at Austin-area home
ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) -- A Texas county sheriff says an officer has been shot and killed at his own home just north of Austin....
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2 missing, 6 rescued after Lake Moultrie accident
MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) -- Authorities in South Carolina say two men are missing in the waters of Lake Moultrie after eight people were tossed into the lake in a weekend accident....
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Coast Guard airlifts 2 from cruise ship off Virginia coast
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) -- The Coast Guard flew two cruise ship passengers by helicopter from off the Virginia Coast....
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Off-duty deputy involved in shooting in DC suburb
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Authorities say an off-duty sheriff's deputy was involved in a shooting when two men tried to rob him....
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Parents accused of locking 6-year-old in dog cage overnight
ROBERTSDALE, Pa. (AP) -- Pennsylvania police say a couple locked their children in a basement dog cage as punishment and even left their 6-year-old inside a cage overnight....
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Hastert attorney wants breach-of-contract lawsuit dismissed
YORKVILLE, Ill. (AP) -- An attorney for Dennis Hastert has asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought by a victim of sexual abuse seeking outstanding hush-money payments from the imprisoned former U.S. House speaker....
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Last dance: Hundreds attend prom for dying Wisconsin teen
APPLETON, Wis. (AP) -- A 14-year-old Wisconsin girl suffering from an illness that will take her life has decided to unhook her ventilator and die - but not before she attends prom....
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Police: Drunken driver was playing 'Pokemon Go' during crash
RUTLAND TOWN, Vt. (AP) -- Vermont State Police say a drunken driver was playing "Pokemon Go" on his cellphone when he crashed his car....
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The Latest: 2 dead, 16 wounded in nightclub shooting
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) -- The Latest on a shooting a nightclub in Fort Myers, Florida. (all times local):...
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Georgia man tells police he shot his 19-year-old stepson
WOODSTOCK, Ga. (AP) -- A Georgia man has been arrested and charged with murder after authorities say he told officers directing traffic after a church service that he had shot his stepson....
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New life, new destruction for Southern California wildfire
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A wildfire that destroyed 18 homes has surged back to unpredictable life, darkening the skies north of Los Angeles with black smoke and driving thousands from their homes....
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Last of slain Baton Rouge officers to be buried Monday
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- The last of the three Louisiana law enforcement officers killed in an ambush near a busy highway in Baton Rouge is being buried Monday....
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Quotations in the News
"The party now needs new leadership that will open the doors of the party and welcome in working people and young people." - Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders after the resignation of Debbie Wasserman Schultz as chairwoman of the Democratic National Committee....
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