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Boy says he sang gospel song, abductor freed him
A 9-year-old Atlanta boy who police say was abducted for a short time from his driveway is being praised by community leaders for his calm as he sang the gospel song "Every Praise" until the man re...
April 23, 2014 03:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Boogeymen and shady deals define spin for Senate
UPDATE: The fight for the Senate majority boils down to boogeyman billionaires against the shifty septuagenarian — if party operatives' spin is to be believed.
April 23, 2014 02:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Airport security vulnerabilities not uncommon
UPDATE: Aviation security experts say the San Jose airport is hardly alone when it comes to weaknesses in securing its airfield. While some larger airports have invested heavily in technology that ...
April 23, 2014 01:40 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Korea ferry toll hits 156 as search gets tougher
UPDATE: Looming in the background is a sensitive issue: When to bring in the cranes and begin the salvage effort by cutting up and raising the submerged vessel. The government has warned that the w...
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Report on CIA interrogations shadows Gitmo trials
The planned release of portions of the Senate report on the CIA's use of harsh interrogation techniques could add to the legal complications facing the long-delayed U.S. military tribunals of terro...
April 23, 2014 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Scientists watch enormous Antarctic iceberg drift
Scientists are watching an iceberg bigger than the island of Guam as it slowly moves away from an Antarctic glacier.
April 23, 2014 03:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Judge delays trial in loud music killing case
UPDATE: A judge on Wednesday ruled to delay the trial indefinitely for a Florida man accused of murdering a Marietta teenager during an argument over loud music.
April 23, 2014 02:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Amid Russian warning, Ukraine's in a security bind
UPDATE: Ukraine's highly publicized goal to recapture police stations and government buildings seized by pro-Russia forces in the east produced little action on the ground Wednesday but ignited for...
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9 indicted in kidnapping of North Carolina prosecutor's father
UPDATE: On Tuesday, an indictment charged nine people in 63-year-old Frank Janssen's abduction, including 49-year-old Bloods member Kelvin Melton, who authorities said was calling the shots by cell...
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More guilty pleas planned in dog fighting probe
Eight of the 14 people arrested in a multi-state dog fighting investigation have filed court papers saying they want to plead guilty.
April 23, 2014 12:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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