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  • Feds: Nothing new on Tsarnaev, 3 slayings

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    BOSTON (AP) — Prosecutors said in a court filing Friday they don't have any new evidence that the brother of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was involved in a 2011 triple slaying and have no witness who will testify to what Tsarnaev knew about his brother and the...

  • Navajo officials mull election amid confusion

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    PHOENIX (AP) — With their presidential election less than two weeks away, Navajo Nation officials are weighing how to proceed with a race that has become increasingly embroiled in confusion amid a debate involving the tribe's language. Navajo election officials failed to decide Friday...

  • Remains believed to be of missing Oklahoma teen

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — Remains found by a hunter this month in the rugged outback of southeast Oregon appear to be those of an Oklahoma teenager who went missing last year after telling his parents he wanted to test himself against the wilderness, like in the movie "Into the Wild."...

  • Remains belong to missing Virginia student

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Remains found nearly a week ago in a rural area of Virginia are those of a missing university student, authorities said Friday, as they turned their attention to filing possible additional charges against the suspect accused of abducting her. University of...

  • Oklahoma court resets execution dates for 2015

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma court has rescheduled the execution dates of three death row inmates for 2015 after the state said it needed more time to secure the necessary drugs and train the execution team on new protocols. The Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals on Friday reset...

  • Gunman in Canada attack complained about mosque

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The gunman who shot and killed a soldier in plain daylight then stormed Canada's Parliament once complained that a Vancouver mosque he attended was too liberal and inclusive, and was kicked out after he repeatedly spent the night there even though...

  • Dominican agents detain woman with $70K in stomach

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Dominican Republic officials say they have arrested a woman who was carrying more than $70,000 in her stomach and $69,000 hidden inside her suitcase. The spokesman for the National Drug Control Agency says the money in the woman's stomach was...

  • World War II airmen fly again in storied B-29

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The bomber best known for dropping the atomic bombs on Japan also flew countless other raids. Karnig Thomasian's final mission on a B-29 Superfortress ended in flames when bombs collided and exploded in the air over Burma in 1945. He parachuted out and spent...

  • Students: Nixing football sends no-hazing message

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Students at a suburban Philadelphia high school say officials have sent a strong anti-hazing message by canceling the rest of the football season, including Friday's long-awaited homecoming game against a crosstown rival. But teens at Central Bucks High School...

  • Judge rules Oklahoma abortion law can take effect

    Updated: Fri, Oct 24, 2014

    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A new Oklahoma law that requires clinics to have a physician with admitting privileges at a nearby hospital present when abortions are performed can become law on Nov. 1, a judge ruled Friday. Oklahoma County District Judge Bill Graves ruled against a legal...

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