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After vote to stay in UK, Scots must heal divide
EDINBURGH, Scotland — Following a long night that brought floods of relief for some and bitter disappointment for others, Scotland awoke with a hangover Friday after voting to reject independence. ...
September 19, 2014 11:16 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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After vote to stay in UK, Scots must heal divide
UPDATE: Following a long night that brought floods of relief for some and bitter disappointment for others, Scotland awoke with a hangover Friday after voting to reject independence.
September 19, 2014 04:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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France joins US against Islamic State over Iraq
UPDATE: UPDATE: More than a decade after spurning President George W. Bush's war against Saddam Hussein, France on Friday became the first country to join U.S. forces pounding targets inside Iraq f...
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Italian village honoring pilots of WWII US bomber
Nearly 70 years after they died when their crippled bomber slammed into a northern Italian mountain, the two Americans at the controls of the ill-fated warplane are being honored by residents of a ...
September 19, 2014 03:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ambush suspect could be aided by dense woods
UPDATE: UPDATE: With tens of thousands of acres of undisturbed northeastern Pennsylvania forest offering ample opportunity to hide, the self-taught survivalist accused in last week's deadly ambush ...
September 19, 2014 04:15 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sierra Leone begins 3-day Ebola lockdown
UPDATE: Sierra Leone confined its 6 million people to their homes Friday for the next three days as the Ebola-ravaged West African country began what was believed to be the most sweeping lockdown a...
September 19, 2014 02:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family of CIA contractor slain in Benghazi may sue
The family of a CIA contractor killed in Benghazi, Libya, has filed claims seeking $2 million in damages from the CIA and State Department, alleging there was inadequate security at the U.S. diplom...
September 19, 2014 02:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Kenya: 1 year after attack, guards still unarmed
David Odhiambo was one of the blue-uniformed security guards tasked with protecting Nairobi's Westgate Mall one year ago when four heavily armed terrorists attacked. The work David was paid to do —...
September 19, 2014 01:55 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Hearing set for man accused of starting huge fire
UPDATE: Higher humidity Friday helped slow the growth of a massive Northern California wildfire that has forced some 2,800 to evacuate and likely burned homes, while a man accused of deliberately s...
September 19, 2014 01:50 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Suspect in 1998 bombings pleads to lesser charges
An Egyptian lawyer pleaded guilty on Friday to lesser charges in the 1998 plot to bomb U.S. embassies in Africa as part of a deal that would greatly reduce his sentence.
September 19, 2014 01:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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