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Official: NJ mall shooter only wanted to harm self

PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — A 20-year-old gunman intent on dying fired multiple shots inside New Jersey's largest shopping mall, trapping hundreds of customers and employees for hours as police scoured stores for the shooter, who was found dead early Tuesday of a self-inflicted wound, authorities said. There were no other injuries.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 November 2013

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Tavenner says Web Site improved and improving

WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior government official declined to say Tuesday if the administration will support legislation to fulfill President Barack Obama's oft-stated promise that anyone who likes their health care plan will be able to keep it under the nation's new law.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 November 2013

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Inspectors waiting on 2 Syria chemical sites

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Global chemical weapons inspectors will visit the last two unverified Syrian chemical weapons sites as soon as security conditions allow in the midst of an ongoing civil war, a U.N. official said Tuesday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 November 2013

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Weak US corporate earnings leave stocks mixed

NEW YORK (AP) — Disappointing corporate earnings kept the stock market in check on Tuesday, leaving indexes little changed in midday trading.

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Court skeptical of anti-chemical weapons law use

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — An illicit love triangle that ended with a woman poisoning her pregnant rival spawned a debate over chemical weapons, international relations, federalism and chocolate at the Supreme Court Tuesday, with justices left trying to make sense of how a jealous wife ended up being prosecuted for violating an international chemical weapons treaty.

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Authorities: Suspect in NJ mall shooting is dead

PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — A 20-year-old man intent on dying fired multiple shots inside New Jersey's largest shopping mall, trapping hundreds of customers and employees for hours as police scoured stores for the shooter, who was found dead early Tuesday of a self-inflicted wound, authorities said. There were no other injuries.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 November 2013

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Local, not US, issues at play in Tuesday voting

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Big judgments about the direction of the country will have to wait on this Election Day as voters around the country express opinions on a couple of governors' races, several mayoral races and a host of local issues.

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Obama's simple promises vex complex health rollout

WASHINGTON (AP) — It sounded so simple. Too simple, it turns out.

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