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Kansas town buries heroic police officer

May 12th, 2007 10:36 pm by Knight Ridder

MACKSVILLE, Kan. - Stafford County wept for one of its own Saturday, as law enforcement and emergency rescue workers from across Kansas helped bury Macksville police officer Robert "Tim" Buckman.

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Cooler weather helps firefighters in California; Southeast blaze still raging

May 12th, 2007 10:36 pm by Associated Press

AVALON, Calif. - Cooler weather aided firefighters Saturday as they battled to surround a 4,200- acre wildfire in the rugged, unpopulated interior of Santa Catalina Island while the resort's main town returned to life as the blaze's threat eased.

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Confederate flag still wrapped around events in S.C.

May 12th, 2007 10:36 pm by Associated Press

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Seven years after the Confederate flag was moved from South Carolina's Statehouse dome, it still shadows visiting presidential candidates.

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Chertoff, in seeking EU deal, says passenger data key to terror probes

May 12th, 2007 10:36 pm by Associated Press

VENICE, Italy - Pieces of information gathered about airline passengers arriving in the United States can be crucial when least expected to preventing terror attacks, Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff said Saturday as he pushed for a deal w

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Bode Miller's cousin kills officer, shot by passer-by

May 12th, 2007 9:33 pm by Associated Press

FRANCONIA, N.H. - A cousin of skiing star Bode Miller fatally shot and ran over a police officer, then was killed by a passer-by who grabbed the officer's gun.

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Family, friends remember paratrooper

May 12th, 2007 9:12 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE - A fourth-generation member of a military family, Michael Rodriguez left Central High School his senior year in 2005 when his family moved and joined the Army soon after.

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State attorney general rules illegal worker bills invalid

May 12th, 2007 9:12 pm by Associated Press

KNOXVILLE - Legislation currently moving through the Legislature that would forbid the hiring of illegal immigrants in Tennessee could not be enforced because it attempts to trump federal law, state Attorney General Bob Cooper said in an opinion.

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Blue Angels regroup for first show since last month's crash

May 12th, 2007 9:12 pm by Associated Press

SEYMOUR JOHNSON AIR FORCE BASE, N.C. - After 21 years as a U.S. Navy pilot, his career boasting nearly 900 aircraft carrier landings and air combat during the first Gulf War, tragedy comes as no surprise to Cmdr. Kevin Mannix.

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Vice president works to overcome Saudi qualms about U.S. Iraq policy

May 12th, 2007 9:12 pm by Associated Press

TABUK, Saudi Arabia - Vice President Dick Cheney worked to overcome Saudi skepticism over the U.S. military strategy to secure Baghdad and the leadership capabilities of Iraqi President Nouri al-Maliki.

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Chelsea Clinton faces decision on role in mother's presidential bid

May 12th, 2007 9:12 pm by Associated Press

NEW YORK - First impressions sometimes create lasting images, and so it is with Chelsea Clinton.

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