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National Briefing | Rockies: Utah: No Criminal Charges Over Tainted Iced Tea

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 11:14pm
No criminal charges will be filed in the case of a customer who nearly died after unknowingly drinking iced tea mixed with chemicals at a suburban Salt Lake City restaurant.






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National Briefing | Midwest: Illinois: Worker Is Charged in Fire That Stalled Flights

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 11:14pm
A contract employee suspected of setting a fire at a suburban Chicago air traffic control center brought two of the nation’s busiest airports to a halt for hours Friday.






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National Briefing | Rockies: Montana: New Sentence for Teacher in Rape Case

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 11:14pm
Stacey Dean Rambold, a former high school teacher in Billings, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison in a student rape case that led to the censure of a judge who partly blamed the victim.






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National Briefing | South: Virginia: Suspect in Disappearance Awaits Hearing

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 11:14pm
The suspect in the disappearance of an 18-year-old University of Virginia student was flown back to Charlottesville from Texas on Friday to face abduction charges, the authorities said.






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National Briefing | West: California: Broken Pipe Floods Sunset Strip

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 11:13pm
A water-main break on Friday sent churning, muddy water flowing down the Sunset Strip in West Hollywood, forcing the authorities to close a section of the busy street.






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Pennsylvania Priest Accused of Abuse Was Reported 5 Years Ago, Records Show

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 10:26pm
A Virginia-based charity says it reported complaints against the Rev. Joseph D. Maurizio Jr. to the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese.






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Presidential Candidate in Navajo Nation Protests a Language Requirement

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 10:09pm
Chris Deschene, a former member of the Arizona House of Representatives, has struggled to speak his tribe’s language in his campaign for president of the Navajo Nation.
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Signaling Post-Snowden Era, New iPhone Locks Out N.S.A.

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 9:25pm
Intelligence agencies say the move, in which the new iPhone creates a unique code that scrambles information, is the first of new technologies designed to defeat court orders to turn over information.
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Op-Ed Contributor: Curses, Fooled Again!

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 9:02pm
The new “Candid Camera” reveals that today’s pervasive technology makes people easy targets.
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Colorado’s Perceived Left Turn Puts Governor in Tight Race

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 8:52pm
Gov. John W. Hickenlooper and his opponent, Bob Beauprez, are trying to appeal to urban and rural voters who are split ideologically.






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Police Behavior in Ferguson Draws Attention of Justice Department

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 8:39pm
The Justice Department on Friday pressured the Ferguson Police Department to stop its officers from wearing bracelets supporting the officer who shot an unarmed teenager.






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On Religion: Eight Mannequins at a Wisconsin Museum Tell of a Holocaust Tragedy

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 8:30pm
An exhibition at the Jewish Museum Milwaukee is a story of life and death, and a recollection during the High Holy Days of mortality and persecution.
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Illinois Air Traffic Center Fire Snarls Flights

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 8:16pm
A contract employee set fire at a suburban Chicago air traffic control center where he worked, bringing two of the nation's busiest airports to a halt Friday, according to a criminal complaint.






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Federal Court Declines to Take Up Wisconsin’s Voter ID Law

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 8:15pm
A federal appeals court on Friday narrowly decided against hearing arguments on a photo identification requirement for Wisconsin voters.
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Growth Revised to 4.6%, Brightening the Outlook

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 8:04pm
The economy as measured by gross domestic product grew at a 4.6 annual rate in the second quarter, the Commerce Department said, the fastest pace in more than two years.
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Woman Is Beheaded in Attack at Oklahoma Food Plant

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 7:37pm
The police in Moore, Okla., said the suspect, who had just been fired from Vaughan Foods, assaulted two employees with a knife before being shot by a company executive.






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Ted Cruz and Rand Paul Make Appeals to Social Conservatives

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 6:23pm
The presumed Republican presidential contenders reached out with personal stories and political reassurances at the Values Voter Summit.






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Hunting for the Peculiar Soul of Georgia

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 5:20pm
A journey through the state, featuring Jimmy Carter, Civil War re-enactors and newborn Cabbage Patch Kids.
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Fired Man Beheads Co-Worker in Attack at Oklahoma Food Plant

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 4:15pm
The police in Moore, Okla., said the suspect was believed to have been trying to convert fellow workers to Islam.






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Obama Urges Global Effort to Help Prevent Epidemics

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 3:46pm
The president spoke at a White House meeting of more than 40 health ministers, imploring them to provide better services to prevent deadly outbreaks like Ebola.
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