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9/11 events go on in shadow of Islam controversies

September 11th, 2010 11:10 am by Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) A day of mourning for nearly 3,000 Sept. 11 victims began with moments of silence and tears near ground zero, as observers braced for protests over a mosque planned blocks away on what is usually an anniversary free of politics.

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Islam controversies cast shadow over 9/11 events

September 11th, 2010 7:54 am by Staff Report

NEW YORK (AP) Politics threatened to overshadow a day of mourning Saturday for nearly 3,000 Sept. 11 victims amid a polarizing national debate over a planned mosque blocks from the site where Islamic extremists attacked America.

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Tennessee police officer charged with assault

September 10th, 2010 10:56 am by staff report

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Teens who robbed, shot, killed friend to be tried as adults

September 10th, 2010 4:52 am by Joan Garrett

Two minors who police say planned to rob one of their friends and shot and killed him in the process will stand trial as adults, a Juvenile Court judge ruled.Attorneys for Dominique Greer, who turned 18 in August, and Franklin J. Wood Jr., 17, argued in c

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New sex offender law may cause problems for homeless shelters

September 10th, 2010 4:48 am by Gail Kerr

A new state law that allows only two sexual offenders per address may have "unintentional consequences" that cause a problem for homeless shelters, including Room in the Inn's brand-new, $13 million building. For the first time, 38 homeless men will be

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