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Police: Bathroom cameras may have filmed hundreds

Mon Jul 28, 2014

State officials say hundreds of women may have been secretly videotaped from cameras found hidden in bathrooms at the University of Delaware. Full Story

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Judge strikes down DC ban on handguns outside home

Mon Jul 28, 2014

A federal judge struck down the District of Columbia's ban on carrying guns outside of a person's home, concluding it violates Second Amendment rights. Full Story

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3 days on, no arrests in hunt for carjack killers

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The hunt for two Philadelphia carjackers who rammed a stolen SUV into a family, killing three children, entered its third day Sunday as officials offered a $110,000 reward for information leading to their capture. Full Story

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Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad

Mon Jul 28, 2014

As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could create even more pollution. Full Story

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Police ID 3 kids killed in Philly carjacking crash

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Two carjackers who fled after ramming a stolen SUV into a family selling fruit for their church, killing three young siblings, were still on the run Saturday as the reward for their capture topped $100,000. Full Story

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Family of 5 shot dead in Maine, gun recovered

Mon Jul 28, 2014

A family of five, including three children ranging in age from 4 to 12 years old, were found shot to death Sunday inside a southern Maine apartment, authorities said. Full Story

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Official: Storms destroy E. Tenn. homes, no deaths

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Powerful storms that raked across several states in the eastern U.S. on Sunday destroyed at least 10 homes in Tennessee, but there were no immediate reports of any deaths or injuries, authorities said. Full Story

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Hospital shooting suspect charged with murder

Sun Jul 27, 2014

A man accused of fatally shooting his caseworker and grazing his psychiatrist at a suburban Philadelphia hospital complex before the doctor returned fire has been charged with murder. Full Story

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Wyoming cave with fossil secrets to be excavated

Mon Jul 28, 2014

For the first time in three decades, scientists are about to revisit one of North America's most remarkable troves of ancient fossils: the bones of tens of thousands of animals piled at least 30 feet deep at the bottom of a sinkhole-type cave. Full Story

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Survey: US gas prices fall 9 cents to $3.58

Mon Jul 28, 2014

A national survey finds the average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline has plummeted 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $3.58. Full Story

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US meat supplier in China withdraws products

Mon Jul 28, 2014

OSI Group, an Aurora, Illinois-based company at the center of a food scandal in China, said that it was pulling all of the products produced by its Shanghai Husi unit from the marketplace. Full Story

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Northern California wildfire destroys 13 homes

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Firefighters in Northern California made progress Sunday against a wildfire that has destroyed 13 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite National Park that destroyed one home grew significantly overnight. Full Story

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Small plane crash on Fla. beach: 1 dead, 1 injured

Mon Jul 28, 2014

A father was killed and his 9-year-old daughter critically injured Sunday while walking along a Florida beach when a small plane crash landed on the Gulf Coast only feet from the surf, authorities said. Full Story

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Fast food workers vow civil disobedience

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Comparing their campaign to the civil rights movement, fast food workers from across the country voted Saturday to escalate their efforts for $15-an-hour pay and union membership by using nonviolent civil disobedience. Full Story

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After 6 weeks, finally a deal on VA health care

Mon Jul 28, 2014

After more than six weeks of sometimes testy talks, House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a compromise plan to fix a veterans health program scandalized by long patient wait times and falsified records covering up delays. Full Story

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Trial opening over video of Oklahoma City bombing

Mon Jul 28, 2014

A Salt Lake City attorney is arguing in a lawsuit that the FBI has video of the Oklahoma City bombing that shows a second person was involved. Full Story

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Police investigate deaths of family of 5 in Maine

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Neighbors struggled to make sense of the shooting deaths of a family of five in which the father was known to many throughout their apartment complex as a friendly maintenance worker. Full Story

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NYC official: Thieves got into 1K StubHub accounts

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Some of the hottest tickets in town -- to Broadway hits, Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake concerts, a New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox game -- were snapped up by an international ring of cyber thieves who commandeered more than 1,000 StubHub users' accounts to make big money by fraudulently buying tickets and reselling them, prosecutors said Wednesday. Full Story

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More US girls now getting cervical cancer vaccine

Mon Jul 28, 2014

More teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine but the increase isn't much of a bump, the government reported Thursday. Full Story