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Minneapolis community guards against extremists who try to recruit young Somalis for jihad

40 min 16 sec ago
The nation's largest community of Somalis is on a mission to stamp out recruiting for Syrian extremist groups in Minneapolis after a handful of people left to join militants.
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Authorities investigate social media post suggesting leak by member of Ferguson grand jury

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:29pm
Prosecutors are investigating a Twitter post claiming that grand jurors hearing evidence in the police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old near St. Louis haven't seen enough evidence to justify prosecuting the officer.
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Suspect in Hannah Graham case mentioned in 2003 sexual assault

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 9:40pm
Christopher Newport University said in a statement Wednesday that Jesse Leroy Matthew Jr. was included in a campus police file stemming from an on-campus sexual assault on September 7, 2003. 
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State police: 2 troopers searching for ambush suspect suffer injuries in accident

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 9:09pm
State police say two troopers have suffered injuries while searching for the fugitive suspected of ambushing a northeastern Pennsylvania barracks.
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Group sues transit agency after it rejects 'Killing Jews' ads for New York City buses

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 8:41pm
A pro-Israel group sued the city's transit authority on Wednesday, asking a court to force it to accept a bus advertisement including the phrase "Hamas Killing Jews" after it was rejected on the grounds its display could incite violence.
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Unusually intense storms mark monsoon season in Southwest

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 6:32pm
This year's Southwest monsoon season will be remembered for unusually intense storms that brought months' worth of rain in just one day.
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Consumer group sues Health and Human Services to obtain info about Missouri insurance rates

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 6:30pm
A consumer group is suing the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to obtain information used to justify insurance rates in Missouri.
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Lawmaker Hopeful US Marine Will be Released from Mexican Jail

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 6:21pm
A key lawmaker on the House Foreign Affairs Committee expect the Marine now held in a Mexican prison on gun charges to be released shortly on humanitarian grounds.
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Man cleared in Taliban terror case suing US

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 5:31pm
Irfan Khan, a naturalized U.S. citizen from Pakistan with a wife and two children, worked hard to realize the American dream after arriving in this country in 1994. He held jobs in South Florida as a taxi driver and service technician, and operated a limousine company. He was an avid cricket player. Then he stepped up to a California computer industry job in 2011 that promised a good living.
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ACLU challenges new Alabama abortion law

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 5:28pm
The American Civil Liberties Union is suing to stop a new Alabama law that places additional requirements on girls seeking abortions without their parents' approval.
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Threat leads to evacuation of Sandy Hook school in town neighboring Newtown, Connecticut

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:57am
A threat has led to the evacuation of the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut.
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Troopers to Pennsylvania ambush suspect: ‘You are making significant mistakes’

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:55am
The discovery of two powerful pipe bombs during a manhunt in the Pennsylvania woods indicates the fugitive wanted in an ambush on state troopers is stressed out and making mistakes, authorities said as they repeated a call for him to surrender.
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US indexes slide, putting the market on track for a third loss in a row; Airline stocks fall

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:45am
Stocks are sliding in midday trading, putting the market on course for its third loss in a row.
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New Mexico officials hope 'singing road' experiment created for TV show helps curb speeding

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:29am
New Mexico transportation officials are hoping a "singing road" along historic Route 66 will curb speeding.
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College student who plunged to death on cruise was watching Miami sunrise

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:08am
The Clemson University student who died Monday after falling two stories to his death onboard a Carnival cruise climbed the front mast to watch the early morning sunrise, reported.
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Testimony on Hernadez's bid to toss cellphone evidence enters second day

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 11:04am
A judge is hearing testimony for a second day on a bid by attorneys for ex-New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez to have evidence from his cellphone thrown out.
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Melting Arctic ice leave 35,000 walrus stranded in northwest Alaska

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:33am
Pacific walrus that can't find sea ice for resting in Arctic waters are coming ashore in record numbers on a beach in northwest Alaska
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Suspects sought who used golf club to kill 920 chickens at Foster Farms facility in California

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:30am
Authorities in central California are searching for those who broke into a Foster Farms chicken ranch and used a golf club to kill more than 900 birds.
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Toronto firm wins Revel casino auction for $110M

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:14am
A Canadian asset management company won a bankruptcy court auction for the failed Revel casino hotel in Atlantic City.
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US construction spending falls 0.8 percent in August with widespread weakness in all sectors

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 10:03am
U.S. construction spending fell in August, the second decline in the past three months, with housing, non-residential and government projects all showing weakness.
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