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Spain: Police search family house of train attacker

Updated MADRID (AP) — Spanish police on Tuesday searched the family house of the Moroccan man arrested for trying to stage an attack on a high-speed t…

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Phoenix recovers from big storm; power out, flights delayed

Updated PHOENIX (AP) — Tens of thousands of Phoenix-area residents and businesses, including a food bank, were without power more than 12 hours after …

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The Latest: EU eyes legal action for migration violations

Updated BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):

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25 Best Lap Dogs

Some dogs are better suited as exercise buddies, while some breeds would rather play couch potato. Petbreeds searched through thousands of dog…

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The Biggest Congressional Scandals in History

The Biggest Congressional Scandals in History

InsideGov looked back at some of the largest congressional scandals in U.S. history. This list is by no means comprehensive, but it does give …

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Today's Birthdays, Sept. 1: Lily Tomlin

Today's Birthdays, Sept. 1: Lily Tomlin

Today is Tuesday, September 1. Today's Birthdays:

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Today In History, Sept. 1: World War II

Today In History, Sept. 1: World War II

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'Duke' Bagger: 'One way or another I was going to fertilize a rice paddy'

'Duke' Bagger: 'One way or another I was going to fertilize a rice paddy'

CHARLESTON -- Edward “Duke” Bagger was drafted into the Army at 24 in 1968 and served one year overseas in the Vietnam War, then finished his …

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Mayor to appoint historical preservation commisioner

CHARLESTON -- Mayor Brandon Combs plans to appoint Bob Bertrand to a three-year term on the historical preservation commission tonight.

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LETTER: Worker says bill on home care is vital

I am a home care worker who serves people with disabilities in the Home Services Program. As I’ve read coverage on the veto override attempt i…

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Glancing Back: Sept. 1-2

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LETTER: Clinton emails not a new problem

Old Hillary’s E-mail problems are not a new issue for the former First lady. From the moment her husband was elected President, they both took…

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Popcorn Festival to offer 1980s act, other concerts

CASEY -- The upcoming 28th annual Popcorn Festival will feature a 1980s music band and groups from other genres during four days of free concerts.

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Trojan Boosters' 'Grill on the Hill' set Friday

CHARLESTON (JG-TC) -- The Charleston Trojan Boosters Club's annual "Grill on the Hill" is scheduled for Friday before the Charleston High Scho…

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Poll takers split on driving habits query

MATTOON (JG-TC) -- Respondents to the latest JG-TC online poll are divided on whether or not they make changes to their driving habits when sc…

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Spain: Police search family house of train attacker

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police on Tuesday searched the family house of the Moroccan man arrested for trying to stage an attack on a high-speed t…

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Phoenix recovers from big storm; power out, flights delayed

Phoenix recovers from big storm; power out, flights delayed

PHOENIX (AP) — Tens of thousands of Phoenix-area residents and businesses, including a food bank, were without power more than 12 hours after …

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The Latest: EU eyes legal action for migration violations

The Latest: EU eyes legal action for migration violations

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The latest developments as tens of thousands of migrants flood into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):

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Jury to weigh death sentence for man in Jewish site killings

Jury to weigh death sentence for man in Jewish site killings

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — Jurors who convicted a white supremacist of killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City will begin hearin…

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The Latest: Clerk called to hearing over marriage licences

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The latest on a Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses despite a U.S. Supreme Court ru…

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Comcast teeing up new services targeted at millennials

Comcast teeing up new services targeted at millennials

NEW YORK (AP) — Comcast, which became a TV powerhouse by signing up Generation Xers, baby boomers and their parents, now is fighting for mille…

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Man dies after Georgia deputy uses stun gun on him

COLUMBUS, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in Georgia say a man who led sheriff's deputies on a car chase has died after being shot with a stun gun.

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Police: Teen impersonates officer, tries to stop real cop

MANASSAS, Va. (AP) — A Virginia teenager has been accused of impersonating law enforcement and trying to stop a driver who turned out to be a …

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Manhunt in northern Illinois prompts school lockdown

FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) — Police in northern Illinois say a manhunt is under way after an officer was shot.

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Justice Department sides with Planned Parenthood in lawsuit

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department is telling a federal judge that Gov. Bobby Jindal's decision to oust Planned Parenthood fr…

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Investigators: Georgia officer likely shot by other officers

Investigators: Georgia officer likely shot by other officers

ATLANTA (AP) — Investigators say police officers who arrived at the wrong metro Atlanta home for a report of suspicious activity shot the man …

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Kentucky clerk still won't issue same-sex marriage licenses

Kentucky clerk still won't issue same-sex marriage licenses

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — A county clerk in Kentucky has again refused to issue marriage licenses to gay couples, invoking her religious beliefs an…

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Europe's passport free travel area explained

Europe's passport free travel area explained

BRUSSELS (AP) — Desperate to halt the flow of migrants fleeing conflict or poverty, some European countries have begun erecting fences and tig…

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Facility being built at Rhode Island university collapses

SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) — An athletic building under construction at a private university collapsed Tuesday, injuring six construction workers a…

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Journalist in Azerbaijan sentenced to 7½ years in prison

Journalist in Azerbaijan sentenced to 7½ years in prison

BAKU, Azerbaijan (AP) — A court in Azerbaijan convicted an investigative journalist on Tuesday of several financial crimes and sentenced her t…

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