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National Briefing | South: Florida: Suspects in Shooting Killed

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 10:29pm
Two suspects in a shooting at a clothing store in Kissimmee were killed Tuesday after crashing their car, the police said.






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The Cost for Arab Bank Is a Complex Calculation

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 10:18pm
Legal experts said many factors suggested that the institution, found liable for knowingly supporting terrorism, may be asked to pay a judgment near or exceeding $1 billion.






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Appointed to Redeem Secret Service, Director Will Discuss Another Misstep

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 10:15pm
Julia Pierson, the director of the Secret Service, will face lawmakers’ questions next week about the agency’s latest embarrassment: a White House security breach by an Iraq war veteran.






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Frederick J. Ryan Jr. Is Known for Contacts in the Capital

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 10:01pm
Frederick J. Ryan Jr., the new publisher of The Washington Post, is known for his style and social connections — in many ways the polar opposite of Jeff Bezos, the owner.






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Remains of Sole Belgian Victim of World Trade Center Attack Are Identified

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 9:56pm
The chief medical examiner used DNA testing to confirm the identity of Patrice Braut, who on 9/11 was in the offices of Marsh & McLennan, nearly 100 stories up.
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Contributing Op-Ed Writer: America Out of Whack

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 9:53pm
Why aren’t the rewards of economic growth distributed more fairly?
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National Briefing | Washington: Washington: Concealed Handgun Bill Is Approved

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 9:42pm
The Washington City Council voted unanimously on Tuesday to allow people to carry concealed handguns in the nation’s capital for the first time in nearly 40 years.
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National Briefing | West: California: Sheriff’s Officers Sentenced

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 9:41pm
Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies, sergeants and lieutenants were sentenced on Tuesday to federal prison.
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National Briefing | South: Louisiana: Ex-Health Chief Is Indicted

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 9:40pm
Gov. Bobby Jindal’s former health secretary, Bruce Greenstein, was charged Tuesday by a state grand jury with lying about his involvement in the award of a now-canceled $200 million Medicaid contract.
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National Briefing | South: Florida: Politician to Lead University

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 9:36pm
Florida State University’s board voted 11 to 2 on Tuesday to hire State Senator John Thrasher as its next president despite significant campus opposition.
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Under Affordable Care Act, 25 Percent Increase in Health Insurers Is Predicted

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 9:02pm
The Obama administration released preliminary data on insurers that have indicated they want to participate next year in the insurance exchanges.






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For High School Football Coaches and Fans, a New Digital Blitz

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 9:00pm
Several websites and apps are transforming the way that players and coaches practice, scout other teams and analyze their own performance.
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U.S. Is Carrying Out Vast Majority of Strikes on ISIS, Military Officials Say

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:56pm
The Obama administration tried to convey a resolute coalition, but the vast majority of attacks were by American warplanes.
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Cadillac Tries to Make a Fresh Start in New York

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:46pm
General Motors is seeking to help the brand shed its stodgy image and recapture a mystique that melted away nearly two decades ago.






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In Airstrikes, U.S. Targets Militant Cell Said to Plot an Attack Against the West

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:39pm
American forces took advantage of the strikes against the Islamic State in Syria to try to also wipe out the leadership of an unrelated cell that the White House said was plotting against the United States or Europe.
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D’Souza Avoids Prison in Campaign Finance Case

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:31pm
The conservative author and documentary filmmaker Mr. D’Souza was given a probationary sentence, including eight months in a community confinement center, and a $30,000 fine.






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Op-Ed Contributors: A Health Care Success Story

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 8:03pm
How the Affordable Care Act helped transform a Texas city.






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Academic Skills on Web Are Tied to Income Level

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 7:53pm
A new study indicates that the higher the income level of a student’s family, the more adept the student will be on how to use the web.






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3 Killed in Shooting at UPS Facility in Alabama

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 11:50am
The gunman and two other people were killed in the gunfire Tuesday morning at a UPS facility in Birmingham, Ala., the police said.






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Motherlode Blog: How to See More of Your Best Friends? Move Away

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 11:48am
When the demands of parenthood, career, and general midlife busy-ness made it tough to see friends as much as we wanted to, we moved away, and saw them more.
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