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Attorney: North Korean detainee was treated well

Attorney: North Korean detainee was treated well

WEST CARROLLTON, Ohio (AP) — The lawyer for an American arrested and held for nearly six months in North Korea for leaving a Bible at a nightc…

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US journalist recovers; Ebola 'czar' gets to work

US journalist recovers; Ebola 'czar' gets to work

WASHINGTON (AP) — A TV news cameraman treated for Ebola was ready to go home Wednesday, the fifth patient transported from West Africa to reco…

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Doctors differ on preteen suspect's mental state

Doctors differ on preteen suspect's mental state

WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Doctors disagree over whether the second of two 12-year-old girls charged with stabbing a classmate to please the fictio…

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Display of gruesome photos opens Arias retrial

Display of gruesome photos opens Arias retrial

PHOENIX (AP) — Jurors at the sentencing retrial of convicted murderer Jodi Arias saw a series of gruesome photos that showed her ex-boyfriend'…

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Feds loosen eligibility for parent loan program

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department has loosened credit requirements for a federal student loan program used by parents and graduate students.

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New Ebola 'czar' to meet with Obama, top aides

New Ebola 'czar' to meet with Obama, top aides

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is convening a meeting Wednesday with his new Ebola "czar," Ron Klain, and other top aides.

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Indiana man was violent long before 7 killings

Indiana man was violent long before 7 killings

GARY, Ind. (AP) — With hindsight, there were signs years ago of increasing violence against women by Darren Vann, who police say has confessed…

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FedEx predicts increase in holiday deliveries

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — FedEx expects another record for holiday-season deliveries.

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Colorado girls make possible bid to join militants

DENVER (AP) — Three teenage girls from suburban Denver flew to Europe in a possible bid to join Islamic State militants in Syria, and now auth…

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Social Security benefits to go up by 1.7 percent

WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of older Americans who rely on federal benefits will get a 1.7 percent increase in their monthly payments next year…

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DC Mayor Gray calls flag mistake 'complete fiasco'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Mayor Vincent Gray says an upside-down District of Columbia flag printed on the cover of the city's voter guide was a "compl…

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Gov't seeks supplies for immigration documents

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department appears to be preparing for an increase in the number of immigrants applying for work permi…

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Democratic chair: Election is 'neck and neck'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Democratic Party says the mid-term campaign for control of the Senate is "a neck and neck" situation.

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Ben Bradlee remembered for invigorating journalism

Ben Bradlee remembered for invigorating journalism

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a charmed life of newspapering, Ben Bradlee seemed always to be in just the right place.

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The Clintons, the Democrats' 2014 super surrogates

The Clintons, the Democrats' 2014 super surrogates

AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Bill and Hillary Clinton are the validators-in-chief for Democrats struggling through a bleak campaign season in states w…

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Maryland woman to claim $1M lottery prize

WASHINGTON (AP) — D.C. Lottery officials say a Prince George's County woman is set to collect a $1 million prize on Wednesday.

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Investigators question Secret Service assignment

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new government investigation questions a bizarre Secret Service mission that pulled agents from their assignment near the …

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Police seek 4 men in DC indecent exposure cases

WASHINGTON (AP) — Transit police are trying to identify four separate men who exposed themselves to riders on Metro trains in the District of …

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Methodist panel to hear appeal over gay wedding

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Methodist pastor who became a gay rights activist after he was disciplined for officiating at his son's wedding to ano…

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US gov't seeks supplies for immigration documents

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department appears to be preparing for an increase in the number of immigrants living illegally in the…

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Metro to open early for the Marine Corps Marathon

WASHINGTON (AP) — Metro will open two hours early Sunday to help riders traveling to the Marine Corps Marathon.

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Cardin to talk about small business challenges

GAMBRILLS, Md. (AP) — Sen. Ben Cardin and Rep. Donna Edwards are hosting a discussion on the challenges and opportunities that face Maryland s…

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Guns, Giffords play big role in Arizona House race

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — As the one-minute television campaign ad for U.S. Rep. Ron Barber extols the virtues of southern Arizona and independent …

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AP-GfK Poll: 5 things to know about midterms poll

AP-GfK Poll: 5 things to know about midterms poll

WASHINGTON (AP) — Someone has to win.

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Ebola victim's sister says hospital denied request

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The family of the first Ebola victim to die in the United States says the hospital that cared for him has refused for…

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