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Little known about suspect in fatal shooting of Marines

Little known about suspect in fatal shooting of Marines

July 17th, 2015 7:46 am by LUCAS L. JOHNSON and KATHLEEN FOODY, Associated Press

The 24-year-old, Kuwait-born engineer had not been on the radar of federal authorities until the bloodshed. Officials have said they do not know what motivated his rampage, while even the exact spelling of his first name was not clear.

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The latest: FBI says Chattanooga shooter initially fired from inside car

The latest: FBI says Chattanooga shooter initially fired from inside car

July 17th, 2015 12:40 am by Associated Press

An FBI official says investigators have no evidence at this point that anyone but a lone gunman was involved in the fatal shooting of four marines in Tennessee.

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George HW Bush, 91, falls, breaks bone in neck, hospitalized

George HW Bush, 91, falls, breaks bone in neck, hospitalized

July 16th, 2015 3:00 pm by Associated Press

Former President George H.W. Bush, at 91 the oldest living former president, was being treated at a hospital early Thursday for a broken bone in his neck suffered in a fall.

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Colorado, land of pot experimentation, rejects PTSD use

Colorado, land of pot experimentation, rejects PTSD use

July 16th, 2015 2:00 pm by KRISTEN WYATT, Associated Press

Colorado is known for pushing boundaries on marijuana, but a recent decision from the state health officials rejecting pot as a treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder shows the issue is far from settled.

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Few are charged after LAPD mass arrests

Few are charged after LAPD mass arrests

July 16th, 2015 1:00 pm by By Kate Mather and Stephen Ceasar, Los Angeles Times (TNS)

There was no widespread violence, no burning stores or looting, but L.A. made national headlines for another reason: Los Angeles Police Department officers swept up hundreds of protesters in mass arrests.

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Official: Four Marines killed in military attacks in Tenn.

Official: Four Marines killed in military attacks in Tenn.

July 16th, 2015 12:54 pm by Associated Press

U.S. Attorney Bill Killian said officials were investigating the possibility it was "domestic terrorism." FBI agent Ed Reinhold said authorities were still trying to establish a motive.

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Searching for flood victims among snakes, mosquitoes, mud

Searching for flood victims among snakes, mosquitoes, mud

July 16th, 2015 12:00 pm by BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press; DAVID STEPHENSON, Associated Press

They roam the banks of the swollen creek, looking for those who were lost when a flash flood ravaged this rural eastern Kentucky community. They battle swarming mosquitoes and snake-infested creeks

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Obama will go to prison for a fairer justice system

Obama will go to prison for a fairer justice system

July 16th, 2015 11:00 am by DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press

As part of a weeklong focus on inequities in the criminal justice system, Obama will meet separately Thursday with law enforcement officials and nonviolent drug offenders who are paying their debt to society at the El Reno Federal Correctional Institution

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Man charged in 25-year-old shooting death in Memphis

Man charged in 25-year-old shooting death in Memphis

July 16th, 2015 10:06 am by Associated Press

Prosecutors say a 59-year-old man has been indicted in the fatal shooting of a liquor store owner during a holdup 25 years ago.

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Searching for flood victims among snakes, mosquitoes, mud

Searching for flood victims among snakes, mosquitoes, mud

July 16th, 2015 9:15 am by BRUCE SCHREINER and DAVID STEPHENSON, Associated Press

FLAT GAP, Ky. (AP) - For two days, rescue crews have trudged door-to-door across this rugged Appalachian terrain, painting orange x's on each structure they search. Hope is fading for the families who are watching them work.

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