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FBI: Denver girls may have tried to join jihadis
DENVER (AP) -- The FBI said Tuesday that it's investigating the possibility that three girls from the Denver area tried to travel to Syria to join Islamic State extremists....
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Schools scoured in search for ambush suspect
SWIFTWATER, Pa. (AP) -- With two possible sightings in four days, a man charged in the deadly ambush of a state police barracks appears to have moved out of the deep woods and into a more heavily trafficked area of the Pocono Mountains....
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$8M for 88 victims of abuse by Franciscan friar
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Eighty-eight former students who were sexually molested by a Franciscan friar who worked as an athletic trainer at a Catholic high school have settled their legal claims for $8 million, according to two attorneys who represent more than half the victims....
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Protocol breached during murder suspect's release
BALTIMORE (AP) -- Corrections officials say a breach in protocol led to the accidental release of a murder suspect in Baltimore....
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North Korea frees US man; 2 more still detained
WASHINGTON (AP) -- North Korea's reclusive government abruptly freed an American man Tuesday, nearly six months after he was arrested on charges of leaving a Bible in a nightclub, but Pyongyang refused to hand over two other U.S. citizens who are still being held....
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Texas man admits setting 1986 fire, killing 2 boys
DALLAS (AP) -- A Texas man admitted Tuesday to setting a backyard fire that killed his two young stepsons a quarter-century ago, bringing a surprising end to a long fight over whether faulty fire science had wrongfully imprisoned him....
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Teacher hurt by rock thrown on car: Eager for home
DANVILLE, Pa. (AP) -- The schoolteacher severely injured by a rock thrown from the overpass of a Pennsylvania interstate says she's looking forward to getting back to her Ohio home and seeing her 12-year-old dog Coco....
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Reputed ex-mob boss summoned for violation hearing
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The reputed former boss of the Philadelphia mob could face more prison time after a judge ordered him to sit for a parole violation hearing Friday....
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Florida State frat suspended after rape allegation
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- A fraternity at Florida State University is being suspended after police say student reported being raped at the fraternity's house this month....
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Expert: PTSD could be factor in activist's past
DETROIT (AP) -- A psychologist says post-traumatic stress disorder could have affected a Chicago activist who failed to disclose her conviction for bombings in Israel when she applied for U.S. citizenship....
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Nixon creating group to address Ferguson issues
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- An independent commission will be created to study issues that have surfaced since the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Tuesday....
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How the AP-GfK poll was conducted
The Associated Press-GfK poll on the midterm elections was conducted by GfK Public Affairs and Corporate Communications Oct. 16-20. It is based on online interviews of 1,608 adults who are members of GfK's nationally representative KnowledgePanel....
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AP-GfK Poll: Most expect GOP victory in November
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Two weeks before Election Day, most of the nation's likely voters now expect the Republican Party to take control of the U.S. Senate, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll. And by a growing margin, they say that's the outcome they'd like to see....
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Taxi rates in Las Vegas area will top New York's
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Nevada taxi regulators have approved a rate hike that would make cab rides in Las Vegas and surrounding areas the second most expensive among U.S. metropolitan areas with tourism-based economies....
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5 Jonestown victims buried in California
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Five victims of the 1978 mass suicide-murder in Jonestown, Guyana, were laid to rest after their cremated remains were recently discovered inside an abandoned Delaware funeral home....
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