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AirAsia Chief Calls for 'Hope' On Possible Jet Wreckage

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 6:13am
Indonesian officials have been unable to inspect the object lying in 100 to 165 feet off water off Borno because of bad weather.

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High-Rise Blaze Kills Three in New York City

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 5:38am
Three people have died in a New Year's Eve fire that also left a firefighter injured at a Queens high-rise building, according to the FDNY.
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Court Overturns Conviction After Prosecutor Recites 'Dixie'

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 3:52am
Idaho officials are considering whether to appeal a ruling tossing out the conviction of a black man because the prosecutor quoted "Dixie" at trial.

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Two Killed in Crash of Arizona Sheriff's Chopper

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 3:10am
Two civilian contractors died when a helicopter leased by the Cochise County, Arizona, Sheriff's Office crashed Wednesday in southern Arizona.
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Somber AirAsia Vigils Replace New Year's Festivities

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 2:43am
Hundreds of people held candles and prayed for the victims of AirAsia Flight 8501 as Indonesian cities scaled back New Year's celebrations.

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Protests Over Cop Killings Held Amid New Year's Parties

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 2:28am
Protests of police killings of African-Americans were already underway in several major U.S. cities, with police ramping up for more.

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Hello, 2015! See New Year Celebrations Around the World

Thu, 01/01/2015 - 1:12am
People bid adieu 2014 and welcomed in the New Year with fireworks, cheering and champagne.

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Palm Trees and Snow: Freezing Weather Bites the West

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 11:40pm
There was snow in southern California and chilly temperatures in Las Vegas as 80 percent of the country fell below freezing Wednesday.
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New Year's Tragedy: 35 Killed in Shanghai Stampede

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 9:48pm
Another 42 were injured during the riverfront celebrations, state-run media said.

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Police in New Jersey Kill Man During Traffic Stop

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 9:14pm
Police in Bridgeton, N.J. said a handgun was recovered after Jerame Reid was shot dead Tuesday, but a witness said he had his hands up.
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'Hail of Bullets': Conn. Teen Arrested In Online Threat

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 9:06pm
The 18-year-old in East Lyme allegedly posted the the town "better get ready for a hail of bullets" and complained of bullying.
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Who Needs Fireworks? Aurora Sets Northern Skies Aglow

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 8:58pm
Some celebrate the New Year with fireworks or falling balls of light, but in northern climes, the sky itself is putting on a show to mark 2014's end.
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These Are the Greats We Said Goodbye to in 2014

Wed, 12/31/2014 - 8:20pm
A look back at the defining moments of the lives and careers of the extraordinary people we lost this year.
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