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Storm brings lightning, hail to the region

A Tornado Watch for the D.C. area expired as storms moved through the region Monday evening. The fast-moving storms brought lightning and hail to some areas, as well as strong wind gusts.

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Spokesman: Alabama woman left to join Islamic State group

A spokesman for a Muslim couple on Monday said their 20-year-old daughter fled a Birmingham suburb to join Islamic State militants in Syria after being recruited via the Internet.

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