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Feds: Internet influenced Boston bombing suspect

Feds: Internet influenced Boston bombing suspect

June 28th, 2013 9:35 am by DENISE LAVOIE and TOM HAYS, Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) — What Dzhokhar Tsarnaev needed to learn to make explosives with a pressure cooker was at his fingertips in jihadist files on the Internet, according to a federal indictment returned Thursday.

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Beneath NYC's ground zero, a museum takes shape

Beneath NYC's ground zero, a museum takes shape

June 28th, 2013 9:00 am by DAVID B. CARUSO,Associated Press

Gray dust blankets everything in the subterranean halls of the unfinished National September 11 Memorial & Museum. But while the powder may look ominously like the ash that covered lower Manhattan after the terrorist attacks, this time it is a product of

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Markets remain calm as half-year comes to an end

Markets remain calm as half-year comes to an end

June 28th, 2013 8:37 am by PAN PYLAS, AP Business Writer

LONDON (AP) — Markets were ending the half-year on a settled note Friday after a month of volatility that pushed many of the world's major stock indexes down from multi-year and record highs.

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10 Things to Know for Today

10 Things to Know for Today

June 28th, 2013 8:27 am by Associated Press

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, June 28.

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Man displays shotgun during road rage incident with firefighter

Man displays shotgun during road rage incident with firefighter

June 28th, 2013 7:25 am by Rain Smith

A Kingsport firefighter told police he had been passed on the double yellow line, so he followed the other driver in case they were experiencing a medical emergency.

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Scott County teen, 15, leads police on chase in stolen truck

Scott County teen, 15, leads police on chase in stolen truck

June 28th, 2013 7:05 am by Wes Bunch

Scott County authorities arrested a 15-year-old boy earlier this week after he allegedly led police on a pursuit in a stolen farm truck.

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Reports: Retired general target of leaks probe

Reports: Retired general target of leaks probe

June 27th, 2013 11:14 pm by PETE YOST, Associated Press

A former vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff is under investigation for allegedly leaking classified information about a covert cyberattack on Iran’s nuclear facilities, according to media reports.

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Ecuador rhetoric heats up as Obama downplays Snowden

Ecuador rhetoric heats up as Obama downplays Snowden

June 27th, 2013 8:06 pm by Associated Press

President Barack Obama tried to cool the international frenzy over Edward Snowden on Thursday as Ecuador stepped up its defiance and said it was preemptively rejecting millions in trade benefits that it could lose by taking in the fugitive.

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Feds: Boston suspect downloaded bomb instructions

Feds: Boston suspect downloaded bomb instructions

June 27th, 2013 4:10 pm by DENISE LAVOIE and TOM HAYS,Associated Press

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev downloaded bomb-making instructions from an al-Qaida magazine, gathered online material on Islamic jihad and martyrdom, and later scribbled anti-American messages inside the boat where he lay wounded.

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Hawkins detective shoots victim’s dog after alleged attack during investigation

Hawkins detective shoots victim’s dog after alleged attack during investigation

June 27th, 2013 2:57 pm by Jeff Bobo

A Hawkins County detective investigating a home invasion complaint shot and killed the victim’s husky Wednesday after the dog reportedly attempted to attack the detective.

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