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    BACK TO SCHOOL: With Kids Away, Dogs Get Lonely

    By Brian Shields

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Young people aren't the only ones who get back-to-school blues. Pooches used to months of constant playtime can get upset when their best buddies disappear with the dog days of summer. Many dogs whine and wait eagerly Full Article

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    Hackers Attack JP Morgan Chase and One Other Bank

    By Brian Shields

    NEW YORK (AP) — The FBI is investigating a hacking attack on JPMorgan Chase and at least one other bank, according to reports citing unnamed sources familiar with the matter. A report on says the FBI is investigating an Full Article

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    Father Acquitted of Shooting Drunk Driver Who Killed His Two Sons

    By Candice Naranjo

    ANGLETON, Texas (AP) — A jury on Wednesday acquitted a southeast Texas man of murder in the fatal shooting of a drunken driver who had just caused an accident that killed the man's two sons. David Barajas cried after the verdict Full Article

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    Crew Member on “Cops” Shot Dead During Fast Food Robbery

    By Candice Naranjo

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - The production company behind the "Cops" television show confirms that a crew member was killed when police opened fire on a robbery suspect. Police say the shooting happened Tuesday night after officers interrupted a robbery at Full Article

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    Boston Marathon Bombing Victim Marries His Nurse

    By Candice Naranjo

    BOSTON (AP) — If something good could come out of the Boston Marathon bombing, James Costello and Krista D'Agostino seem to have found it. Sixteen months after the attack killed three people and injured more than 260, including Costello, he married Full Article

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    Mom Arrested After Newborn Baby Was Found in Trash

    By Candice Naranjo

    KEARNS, Utah (AP) — A newborn baby girl was expected to remain in critical condition for several days after Utah police say her mother dumped her in a neighbor's trash can in a Salt Lake City suburb. The 2-day-old girl was Full Article

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    Military Jet Crashes in Virginia

    By Candice Naranjo

    DEERFIELD, Va. (AP) - Military officials say the jet that crashed in western Virginia was an Air Force F-15C based in Massachusetts, and the pilot's status is unknown. Pentagon spokesman Air Force Lt. Col. Tom Crosson says the pilot of Full Article

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    VIDEO: Rhode Island Man Dies After Missouri Boat Crash

    By Mario Sevilla

    BRISTOL, R.I. (AP) — The owner of a Rhode Island-based powerboat company has died after a high-speed boat crash in Missouri last weekend. Forty-four-year-old Michael Fiori of Bristol, Rhode Island, died Tuesday evening at University Hospital in Columbia, Missouri, according Full Article

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    We All Live in a Giant Bubble

    By Candice Naranjo

    (CNN) -- Ever feel like you live in a bubble? You do. We all do. Our whole solar system appears to, say space scientists, who published work last month corroborating its existence. And, oh, what a bubble it is: About Full Article

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    Bound Bodies Of 2 Found In Philly River; 3rd Hurt

    By Mario Sevilla

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The bound bodies of two people were found in a Philadelphia river Wednesday, and a third man who said he managed to free himself was taken to a hospital for stab wounds, police said. The bodies were found Full Article

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    U.S. Coast Guard Fires On Iranian Fishing Boat

    By Mario Sevilla

    (CNN) -- The U.S. Coast Guard fired at an Iranian fishing dhow in the Persian Gulf after the Iranian boat pointed a machine gun at the American crew, the Navy said on Tuesday. The incident occurred earlier in the Full Article

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    Dead Dogs Wrapped In Plastic Left On Atlanta’s Streets

    By Mario Sevilla

    ATLANTA (AP) — Residents in an Atlanta neighborhood say they're alarmed after recent discoveries of dead dogs wrapped in plastic which have been left on roadsides. Animal control officers are looking in the cases in the Capital View area of southwest Full Article

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    15-Year-Old Girl Arrested In Ohio School Threat

    By Mario Sevilla

    FRANKLIN, Ohio (AP) — A 15-year-old southwest Ohio girl has been arrested after fellow students reported that she threatened a mass shooting at her high school. Police arrested the teen on Tuesday afternoon after a group of students at Franklin High Full Article

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    Great-Grandmother Says She Was Wrongfully Arrested Due To Court Clerk’s Office Error

    By Mario Sevilla

    KNOXVILLE (KRON & WATE) - A Knoxville great-grandmother says she was wrongfully arrested after another mix-up in the Knox County Criminal Court Clerk's office. The experience she's claiming sounds like other cases 6 News has covered connected with the same problems Full Article


    VIDEO: Couple Wins $2.4 Million in 5 Minutes

    By Mario Sevilla

    LAS VEGAS (KRON) -- A couple from New Hampshire won more than $2 million on a slot machine that hadn't paid out in 20 years. Last Friday night, Walter and Linda Misco, of Chester, N.H., hit the jackpot after Full Article

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    Girl, 9, Shoots Gun Instructor With Uzi

    By Mario Sevilla

    (CNN) -- A 9-year-old girl learning to fire a submachine gun accidentally killed her instructor at a shooting range when the weapon recoiled over her shoulder, according to Arizona authorities. The instructor, 39-year-old Charles Vacca, died at a hospital late Full Article