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'Street view' goes undersea to map reefs, wonders

'Street view' goes undersea to map reefs, wonders

August 13th, 2014 5:00 pm by JENNIFER KAY, Associated Press

It's easy to go online and get a 360-degree, ground-level view of almost any street in the United States and throughout the world. Soon, scientists hope people will be able to do the same with coral reefs and other underwater wonders.

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Amy Grant to join Claus for 72nd annual running of the Santa Train on Nov. 22

Amy Grant to join Claus for 72nd annual running of the Santa Train on Nov. 22

August 13th, 2014 2:29 pm by J. H. Osborne

Six-time Grammy-award winner Amy Grant will be special guest aboard the 72nd annual running of the Santa Train this November.

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Execution date set for another inmate

Execution date set for another inmate

August 13th, 2014 1:14 pm by Associated Press

Lee Hall was convicted of first-degree premeditated murder and aggravated arson in the death of 22-year-old Traci Crozier, who died hours after being set on fire.

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Police shoot, critically wound another man in Ferguson, Mo.

Police shoot, critically wound another man in Ferguson, Mo.

August 13th, 2014 1:10 pm by By Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times (MCT)

A police officer has reportedly shot and critically wounded a man who allegedly pointed a handgunearly Wednesday in Ferguson, Mo., where the fatal shooting of an unarmed young black man has triggered demonstrations, street clashes and looting.

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Violent protests overshadow peaceful rallies in wake of teen's shooting

Violent protests overshadow peaceful rallies in wake of teen's shooting

August 13th, 2014 8:00 am by By Elisa Crouch, St. Louis Post-Dispatch (MCT)

Small rallies and vigils have popped up daily since Michael Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer on a street outside Canfield Apartments. But they have been overshadowed by what's taken place after sunset.

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Deadline to clear up health law eligibility near

Deadline to clear up health law eligibility near

August 12th, 2014 10:00 pm by RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press

Of the 8 million people who signed up for private coverage through President Barack Obama's law, more than 2 million at one point had discrepancies of some sort that could have affected their eligibility.

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Lauren Bacall, sultry-voiced actress, dead at 89

Lauren Bacall, sultry-voiced actress, dead at 89

August 12th, 2014 9:19 pm by Associated Press

The managing partner of the Humphrey Bogart Estate, Robbert J.F. de Klerk, says that Bacall died Tuesday in New York. Bacall's son Stephen Bogart confirmed his mother's death to de Klerk.

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Maserati patrol car raises police suspicions

Maserati patrol car raises police suspicions

August 12th, 2014 6:52 pm by Associated Press

The driver told the officer who pulled him over that he was actually assisting police "because other drivers noticed him and slowed down, thinking it was a police vehicle."

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Tenn. man gets life in prison in postal shootings

Tenn. man gets life in prison in postal shootings

August 12th, 2014 6:00 pm by ADRIAN SAINZ, Associated Press

Armed with pistols, Chastain Montgomery and his 18-year-old son walked into the small, red-brick post office in a rural Tennessee town almost four years ago, intending to rob it and escape with what they thought would be a bounty of cash.

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JCPD offers reward for leads in tire slashing spree

JCPD offers reward for leads in tire slashing spree

August 12th, 2014 3:39 pm by NET News Service

In total, there were 32 tires slashed on 25 vehicles in the Beechwood Subdivision, resulting in thousands of dollars in losses for the victims.

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