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Badly burned horse returns home after 2 years

UNION CITY, Pa. (AP) — A horse has returned home to his home pasture in northwestern Pennsylvania after two years of treatment for the burns he suffered when he was doused with accelerant and set on fire.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 September 2014

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Recovery of bodies suspended at Japanese volcano

KISO, Japan (AP) — Japanese soldiers managed to bring down eight more bodies by helicopter from the ash-blanketed peak of a still-erupting volcano on Monday, before toxic gases and ash forced them to suspend the recovery effort in the early afternoon.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 September 2014

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Emotional toll taxes military drone operators too

 

SAN DIEGO (AP) — President Barack Obama has assured Americans he opposes sending U.S. ground troops to crush Islamic extremists in Iraq and Syria — well aware the country is not ready to return to the battlefield with its war wounded still recovering from a decade of conflict.

Last Updated on Monday, 29 September 2014

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Police: Fired worker beheaded Oklahoma woman

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A man fired from an Oklahoma food processing plant beheaded a woman with a knife and was attacking another worker when he was shot and wounded by a company official, police say.

Last Updated on Saturday, 27 September 2014

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Virus probed in paralysis cases in 9 Colorado kids

NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials are investigating nine cases of muscle weakness or paralysis in Colorado children and whether the culprit might be a virus causing severe respiratory illness across the country.

Last Updated on Saturday, 27 September 2014

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Economy's Q2 rebound was even faster than thought

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy's bounce-back last quarter from a dismal winter was even faster than previously thought, a sign that growth will likely remain solid for rest of the year.

Last Updated on Saturday, 27 September 2014

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New mom Chelsea Clinton celebrates baby daughter

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bill and Hillary Clinton are grandparents.

Last Updated on Saturday, 27 September 2014

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Ferguson unrest persists despite chief's gesture

 

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Cast as an olive branch by some, the Ferguson police chief's attempt to march with protesters demanding charges in the killing of an unarmed, black 18-year-old by a white officer still erupted into a clash that activists Friday blamed on police missteps.

Last Updated on Saturday, 27 September 2014

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