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Officials probing New Hampshire tent collapse that killed 2

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LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's fire marshal said Tuesday it's not clear why a circus operator proceeded with a show minutes after the...

Authorities search rugged California area for gunman

Tue, Aug 4, 2015 - 2:19 PM 0

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities searching for a man linked to a killing, a kidnapping and the wounding of two sheriff's deputies focused on a...

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Freddie Gray hearing: Officer's 2 statements admissible
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BALTIMORE (AP) — A judge is holding a hearing Tuesday on the admissibility of statements made to investigators by Baltimore police officers charged...

Court reinstates lawsuit over NYPD surveillance of Muslims
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday reinstated a lawsuit challenging the New York Police Department's surveillance of Muslim...

Justices review the way Florida decides death penalty cases
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Florida's unique system for imposing the death penalty found a skeptical audience at the Supreme Court on Tuesday as some justices...

The Latest: Chief says not enough evidence for murder charge
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The latest on a Memphis police officer who was fatally shot (all times local):

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Memphis police say there...

Officials: More than 100 people under tent when it collapsed
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LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — Investigators looking into a circus tent collapse in New Hampshire that killed two spectators have found that there were more...

Russian Embassy shelled in Syria as insurgents hit back
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DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — The Russian Embassy in Damascus was shelled Tuesday as pro-government demonstrators gathered outside, and Syria's largest...

Case shows split in school, police inquiries into rape claim
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota student accused of sexual assault is suing the school that suspended him, a case that highlights the...

Turkish PM: Suicide bombers 'originated' from Syria
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ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey has intelligence suggesting that militants "originating" from Syria were planning to carry out attacks in Turkey, the...

Trial begins in Iowa against 2 ex-aides to Ron Paul
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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A federal trial has begun in Iowa for two aides to Ron Paul's 2012 presidential campaign accused of secretly paying a state...

Man jailed in 1992 slaying of rival furniture salesman
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CINCINNATI (AP) — A man arrested in Arizona in the 23-year-old slaying of a rival furniture salesman will be arraigned on a murder charge Wednesday...