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In the Trenches: Peshmerga Takes Fight to ISIS

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 8:41am
Two weeks after Kurdish forces in northern Iraq launched wintertime offensive against ISIS, the Peshmerga fighters are holding their ground






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The Week in Pictures

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 8:34am
Skaters line up, a blaze in Brooklyn, starlings take shape and more.
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Job Growth Revs Up in January, Wages Rebound

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 8:26am
Despite some economic headwinds and a difficult month for seasonal adjustments, the economy put in solid jobs and wage growth last month.
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Not Enough: Big Storm Won't Fix California's Drought

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 7:49am
Parts of Northern California could get as much as 15 inches of rain by the middle of next week, but state needs much more rain for a long time.






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Ex-Janitor Leaves Secret Millions to Library, Hospital

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 7:38am
A frugal former gas station attendant and janitor surprised his hometown after leaving part of an $8M fortune to his local library and hospital.
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Chris Paul on Female Ref: 'Maybe This Isn't for Her'

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 6:52am
Chris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers creates a firestorm with criticism of female referee Lauren Holtkamp.






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Seahawks Fan's Obit Blames 'Lousy Play Call' for Death

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 6:51am
The family of a Seattle Seahawks fan used his obituary to tease the team about Sunday's loss at Super Bowl XLIX.
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Hedge-Fund Founder's Son Denies Murdering Dad

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 5:21am
Tommy Gilbert, 30, pleaded not guilty to murder and other charges Thursday, appearing briefly in Manhattan state Supreme Court.






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Suge Knight Case 911 Call: 'The Car Ran Over Two Guys'

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 5:14am
A 911 recording was released Thursday in which a shaken witness reported seeing two men run over in Compton after a fight.






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Zimbabwe's Dictator Defensive After (Not) Falling Down

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 4:07am
But despite video and photographic evidence, Zimbabwe's information minister denied that President Robert Mugabe had taken a fall.






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Coast Guardsman Shoots 2 Colleagues, Cop: Officials

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 3:48am
A Coast Guard member shot two colleagues at a Cape Cod condo complex early Thursday, authorities said.






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After Deadly Crash, TransAsia Offers Refunds for Flights

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 3:30am
In the wake of a deadly crash, Airline TransAsia said it would refund all tickets booked until Feb. 13. At least 35 people were killed, and 8 are still missing.






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Australian PM Faces Ouster After Knighthood Gaffe

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 2:45am
Embattled Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbot says he'll fight a challenge to his leadership at a party vote on his ouster scheduled for next week.






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