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Not So Flush: Leaky Toilet Owner Handed $3,000 Fine

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 3:16am
The man, who was not identified, was able to avoid the hefty penalty by deciding to attend “water school.”






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Military Might: Israel Calls Up 16,000 Reserves

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 2:53am
Thursday's move gives the military the ability to substantially widen its 23-day-old Gaza offensive.






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'Internet of Things' Devices Vulnerable to Attack: Report

Thu, 07/31/2014 - 12:10am
A new study finds that the "Internet of Things" often lacks common security features, leaving devices and possibly your home open to attack.






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Bank of America Hit With $1.3 Billion Penalty

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 11:30pm
The company said it was exploring an appeal, saying it bought the Countrywide division after the fraud ended.






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'Sharknado 2': The Best, Worst and Weirdest Moments

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 11:30pm
Wednesday night's sequel to 2013's goofy summer hit, "Sharknado," reunited Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, and a whole mess of storm-flung sharks.
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'Sharknado 2' Had Bite: The Best, Worst and Weirdest Moments

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 11:30pm
Wednesday night's sequel to 2013's goofy summer hit, "Sharknado," reunited Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, and a whole mess of storm-flung sharks.






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Toddler Dies After Becoming Trapped in Hot Car

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 10:18pm
The 3-year-old boy climbed into a Toyota Camry in the Sylmar section of Los Angeles, and couldn't escape, police said.






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In the Spotlight: Athletes Take On Commonwealth Games

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 10:13pm
Lights flare as Harry Owen of Wales performs on the rings during the Men's All-Around gymnastics competition during the Commonwealth Games.






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20M Gallons of Water Lost in UCLA Main Break

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 10:09pm
Up to 20 million gallons of water gushed onto Sunset Boulevard after pipes ruptured and blew open a 20-foot wide, 10-foot deep sinkhole in Westwood.






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One Dead in California Parking Lot Plane Crash

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 9:53pm
The small plane crashed into a busy parking lot outside a San Diego shopping center, killing one of two people inside the craft.
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1 Killed in Parking Lot Plane Crash

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 9:53pm
The small plane crashed into a busy parking lot outside a San Diego shopping center, killing one of two people inside the craft.
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Inside the Disastrous Obamacare Rollout

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 9:52pm
A rushed HHS team failed to plan properly or watch over contractors hired to build the online health insurance exchange, a new report finds.






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Argentina Faces Default as Debt Talks Fail

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 9:21pm
The country is set to default for the second time in 12 years after its economy minister said no deal had been reached with holdout bondholders.
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Vegas Heist Suspect Taken to Court in Mask and Chains

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 9:05pm
Scott Carmitchel refused to speak or open his eyes during the hearing, which he initially refused to attend.






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Outta There: Peace Corps Pulls Volunteers Over Ebola

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 8:33pm
The Peace Corps said it was temporarily removing its 340 volunteers from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, the hardest-hit West African countries.






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Defense Builds Case in Fatal Porch Shooting Trial

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 8:29pm
Theodore Wafer's defense team challenged Dearborn Heights, Michigan, police on whether they had properly handled the investigation.
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Star Witness in Ex-Governor Corruption Trial Takes Stand

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 8:25pm
The former CEO at the heart of the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell took the stand for the first time Wednesday.
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Dad Who Punched Wawa Patron Surrenders to Cops

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 8:09pm
A father accused of clocking a customer inside a Delaware County Wawa store for allegedly staring at his daughter turned himself in to police Tuesday morning.
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Hands Free: Driverless Cars Could Hit U.K. in 2015

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 7:51pm
British officials have announced two official efforts to jump-start driverless vehicle testing and regulations in their country.
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Ebola Scare Briefly Closes Charlotte ER

Wed, 07/30/2014 - 7:51pm
A possible Ebola scare briefly closed a Charlotte area emergency room -- an incident that may be repeated across the country as Ebola fears heighten.






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