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Kidnapped Aid Worker Is Freed After 4 Months in Captivity

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 5:57am
Katherine Jane Wilson — known to friends as "Kerry Jane" — was kidnapped by armed men in April.
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Flash Flooding Turns Street Into Raging River

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 5:36am
Torrential rains caused flash flooding in several areas around Cincinnati, including St. Bernard to the north.
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Paris Attacks Inspire Huge Influx of Police Recruits

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 5:19am
Earning a slot at the Police Nationale's academy is now as competitive as applying to one of France's top universities.
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Off-Duty Officer Fatally Shoots Partygoer

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 3:42am
Alfred Toe, 34, his brother and the off-duty officer were attending a repast celebration following a funeral when the incident unfolded.
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Rihanna, Kanye & Queen B: What You Missed at VMAs

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 3:13am
The 2016 MTV Video Music Awards kicked off in high-gear with an energetic performance from Rihanna.
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Ithaca Student Killed in Brawl on Cornell's Campus

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 3:09am
An Ithaca College student is dead and another injured after they were stabbed in a brawl on Cornell University's campus.
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One Girl's Mission to Spread Kindness Goes Global

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 2:51am
In a season of heated rhetoric and divisive issues, a young girl is doing something special to spread a little kindness.
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'Loud Noises' Cause Panic At L.A. Airport; No Shooting: Cops

Mon, 08/29/2016 - 2:36am
People fled from an airport terminal and onto a tarmac after reports of a gunman and shooting at LAX Sunday night, but the reports were unfounded.
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Mexican Musical Giant Juan Gabriel Dies at 66

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 11:33pm
The iconic and acclaimed singer known by his first name - Juan Gabriel - has died; and fans and fellow stars are mourning his passing
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Florida Braces for Rain, Floods as Tropical Depression Forms

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 11:22pm
The governor urged residents to have an emergency plan as South Florida could get up to 4 inches of rain — which could dampen the Zika fight.
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Trump Announces 'Major Speech' on Immigration

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 11:20pm
The announcement on Twitter comes after a week of differing statements about immigration, Trump's signature campaign issue.
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Fire Chief Among 2 Killed After Bus Slams Into Crash Scene

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 9:04pm
The chief and two other firefighters were thrown over a guardrail and fell around 30 feet into water after the hit a fire truck at an earlier crash.
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Fire Chief Among 2 Killed After Bus Slams Into Crash Scene

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 8:30pm
The chief and two other firefighters were thrown over a guardrail and fell around 30 feet into water after the hit a fire truck at an earlier crash.
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New Massachusetts Law Aims to Close Gender Wage Gap

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 7:55pm
For seven years, AnnMarie Duchon fought for the same pay as her male colleague. Now a new law is making it easier for others to avoid that battle.
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The Best (and Wildest) Outfits From VMAs Red Carpet

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 7:53pm
Without the pretension of the Oscars, Golden Globes or Grammys, stars dress as their wildest selves. Here are the outfits you have to see.
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Mock Mars Crew Returns to Civilization One Year Later

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 4:38pm
After a year living in isolation, six crew members on a mock mission to Mars (in Hawaii) emerged on Sunday.
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Hurricane Gaston Reforms in Atlantic Ocean

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 4:30pm
The hurricane is far off land and there are no warnings for land. But another system could bring rain to Florida, which could hamper Zika control.
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Young Girl Fends Off Kidnap Attempt at U.S. Open

Sun, 08/28/2016 - 4:27pm
Authorities are searching for a man who attempted to kidnap a young girl in Queens at a U.S. Open tennis event for children.
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