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Court upholds law requiring state workers to pay to pensions

LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld a law requiring veteran state employees to contribute 4 percent of their pay to qualify for a full pension in retirement.

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Judge: Land owners can't keep public off Lake Michigan beach

INDIANAPOLIS — A man who owns a piece of Indiana's short stretch of Lake Michigan shoreline and said he had "complete and exclusive ownership" of its beachfront holds no such right and cannot deny the public access to that space, a judge has found.

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Detective accused of having sex with victim in kidnap case

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A Colorado Springs homicide detective is facing charges of having a sexual relationship with a kidnapping victim and lying to police investigators about it.

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Utah woman sues Starbucks for $2M over tainted coffee claims

SALT LAKE CITY — A Utah woman has sued Starbucks for more than $2 million after she says she drank a coffee at the chain that contained a cleaning solution.

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Man found guilty in bride's death hours after her wedding

TOPEKA, Kan. — A man has been found guilty for the fatal drive-by shooting of a woman just hours after her wedding in Topeka.

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Female inmate, 21, escapes from work crew in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS — State officials say a female inmate is on the loose after escaping from a work crew in the Las Vegas area.

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Man answering Craigslist ad shoots seller, steals car

TWIN FALLS, Idaho — A south-central Idaho man responding to a Craigslist ad offering a car for sale shot and killed one man and wounded another with an assault weapon before stealing the car, authorities said.

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Fugitive's role in horror film leads to his arrest

Fugitive's role in horror film leads to his arrest

In a Tuesday, July 21, 2015 photo, actor Jason Stange high fives co-star Katie Hemming during filming for the movie "Marla Mae" in Olympia, Wash. Stange was arrested on July 24, 2015, by federal agent for an outstanding probation warrant after being recognized in a photo in a Washington stat…

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Fugitive's role in horror film leads to his arrest

Fugitive's role in horror film leads to his arrest

In a Tuesday, July 21, 2015 photo, actors Jason Stange and Lisa van Dam-Bates wait outside a bedroom for their scenes during filming for the movie "Marla Mae" in Olympia, Wash. Stange was arrested on July 24, 2015, by federal agent for an outstanding probation warrant after being recognized …

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Fugitive's role in horror film leads to his arrest

Fugitive's role in horror film leads to his arrest

In a Tuesday, July 21, 2015 photo, actors actors Katie Hemming and Jason Stange discuss a scene during filming for the movie "Marla Mae" in Olympia, Wash. Stange was arrested on July 24, 2015, by federal agent for an outstanding probation warrant after being recognized in a photo in a Washin…

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Fugitive's role in horror film leads to his arrest

Fugitive's role in horror film leads to his arrest

TACOMA, Wash. — A fugitive has been arrested after federal agents saw his photo in a Washington state newspaper that ran a story about a low-budget horror movie.

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Court rejects claim over goring in Olympic National Park

SEATTLE — A federal appeals court panel has rejected a woman's lawsuit over her husband's fatal goring by a mountain goat that had been threatening visitors for years in Olympic National Park.

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Salvation Army sues Olympia over sewer pipe mistake

OLYMPIA, Wash. — The Salvation Army is seeking nearly $12,000 in damages from Olympia after the city mistakenly claimed a broken sewer pipe had been on the charity's property.

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Seattle watchdog recommends Seattle officer be terminated

SEATTLE — A Seattle police officer is at risk of losing her job over an arrest involving a golf club.

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Mental illness led to Colorado theater shooting, doctor says

Mental illness led to Colorado theater shooting, doctor says

File - In this June 4, 2013 file photo, Aurora theater mass shooter James Holmes, who was convicted on July 16, 2015, appears in court, in Centennial, Colo. Even if Holmes is sentenced to death, he could spend much of the rest of his life in prison awaiting execution. Colorado has executed o…

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Fugitive's role in horror film leads to his arrest

TACOMA, Wash. — A fugitive has been arrested after federal agents saw his photo in a story featuring a low-budget horror movie in The Olympian.

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Planned Parenthood, abortion foes have long Kansas history

TOPEKA, Kan. — Republican Gov. Sam Brownback's push for an investigation into whether tissue from aborted fetuses is being sold commercially is the latest episode in a long history of moves against Planned Parenthood by Kansas abortion opponents.

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Judge finds man guilty of trespassing for handing out fliers

LINCOLN, Neb.  — A judge has found a Lincoln man was guilty of trespassing when he handed out religious leaflets too close to the front of Pinnacle Bank Arena.

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Swindler who fooled many women gets long prison term

MUSKEGON, Mich. — A western Michigan man has been sentenced to more than nine years in prison after women lined up to tell a judge how the sweetheart swindler broke their hearts and emptied their wallets.

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Collector asks judge to declare him owner of Elvis' guitar

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A collector claiming to be the rightful owner of a guitar played by Elvis Presley and later donated by a blues guitarist to a South Dakota museum has asked a federal judge to rule in his favor.

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