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Washington Battles Its Worst Wildfire in State History

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 10:15pm
A wildfire raging across Washington state has left one man dead and hundreds of homes destroyed.






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Storms Bring Relief But Also New Threat in Washington

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 10:04pm
The record-breaking wildfire in north-central Washington has caused one death and destroyed 150 homes in the week since it ignited.






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Parents Locked Autistic Kids in Room for Years: Cops

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:54pm
John and Janice Land are accused of locking their twin 22-year-old sons inside a basement room of their Rockville, Maryland, home for six years.
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Parents Locked Autistic Kids in Basement for 6 Years: Police

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:54pm
John and Janice Land are accused of locking their twin 22-year-old sons inside a basement room of their Rockville, Maryland, home for six years.
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JetBlue Pilot Among Six Arrested in Boston Drug Bust

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:05pm
A JetBlue pilot is among six people arrested by Boston police over the weekend in an investigation of drug dealing incidents near the Boston Common.
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JetBlue Pilot Among 6 Arrested in Boston Drug Bust

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 9:05pm
A JetBlue pilot is among six people arrested by Boston police over the weekend in an investigation of drug dealing incidents near the Boston Common.






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EMS Workers Suspended Without Pay in Choke-Hold Death

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:52pm
Four EMS workers who responded to the arrest of a man who later died in police custody have been suspended without pay.






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Appeals Judge Says Guillotine 'Probably Best' for Executions

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:18pm
Ninth Circuit dissent says lethal-injections are doomed and the guillotine is "probably best."






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Rebels Hand Over Flight MH17's Black Boxes

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 7:13pm
Ukraine separatists relinquished two black boxes from Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 on Monday, handing them over to Malaysian authorities.






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NYPD Cop's Apparent Chokehold Triggers Outrage

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:43pm
Medical examiners have not yet determined what caused the death of a man who appeared to be held in a chokehold by police in New York City.
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NYPD Cop's Apparent Chokehold Triggers Nationwide Outrage

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:43pm
Medical examiners have not yet determined what caused the death of a man who appeared to be held in a chokehold by police in New York City.
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Obama Awards Medal of Honor to Afghan War Veteran

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:40pm
President Obama awards the Medal of Honor to Army Sgt. Ryan Pitts who fought off enemy fighters despite his own critical injuries.
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Not Guilty Plea in Alleged Plan to Help Terrorist Group

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:17pm
He sought to leave on a flight out of John Wayne Airport in Irvine earlier this month.






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Double-Killing Survivor Says Attackers Laughed

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 6:16pm
Police are reviewing unsolved homicides and assaults after three teens allegedly boasted they attacked at least 50 transients before a double murder.






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Wedding Venue Owner Who Stranded Couples Gets Prison

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:49pm
Jason Stevens, the owner of reBar, pleaded guilty to the charges last month.






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NYPD Cop In 'Chokehold' Death Stripped of Gun, Badge

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:06pm
The officer has been placed on desk duty after Eric Garner died after being arrested on Staten Island Thursday.






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'So Much Hate': Albuquerque Cops Look for More Beating Victims

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 5:03pm
Police are reviewing unsolved homicides and assaults after three teens boasted they attacked at least 50 transients before a double murder.






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Tennessee Meth Lab Explosion Displaces 75 People

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:57pm
A couple is behind bars for a meth lab explosion that displaced 75 residents in Tennessee.






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Neighbor: These Homeless People Never Bothered Anybody

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:34pm
A young Albuquerque man who lives near where two homeless people were beaten to death explains how Albuquerque's homeless live.






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Obama Bestows Medal of Honor on Afghan War Veteran

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 4:29pm
President Barack Obama bestowed the Medal of Honor, the nation's highest decoration for battlefield valor, on Ryan M. Pitts.






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