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Fake IRS agents target more than 366,000 in huge tax scam

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fake IRS agents have targeted more than 366,000 people with harassing phone calls demanding payments and threatening jail as part of a huge nationwide tax scam that has cost taxpayers $15.5 million.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 March 2015

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Solar system's largest moon may have ocean lurking below

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scientists say there may be an ocean lurking below on the biggest moon in the solar system.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 March 2015

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Frustration pushes Utah toward renewed use of firing squads

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Randy Gardner still struggles four years later to talk about seeing his brother's bullet-ridden body at the mortuary after he was executed.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 March 2015

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Google's safe browsing system targets 'unwanted software'

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Get ready to see more red warning signs online as Google adds ammunition to its technological artillery for targeting devious schemes lurking on websites.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 March 2015

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AP sues State Department, seeking access to Clinton records

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Associated Press is suing the State Department to force the release of email correspondence and government documents from Hillary Rodham Clinton's tenure as secretary of state.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 March 2015

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Disability advocates keep close watch on new Texas governor

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A broken elevator almost canceled part of the first photo-op of 2015 for new Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, the first U.S. governor in nearly 30 years to use a wheelchair.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 March 2015

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2 officers shot at protest outside Ferguson police station

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Two officers were shot in front of the Ferguson Police Department early Thursday, authorities said, as demonstrators gathered after the resignation of the city's police chief in the wake of a scathing Justice Department report alleging bias in the police department and court.

Last Updated on Thursday, 12 March 2015

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Study: Tetanus shot may aid treatment of deadly brain cancer

NEW YORK (AP) — Can a tetanus shot help treat brain cancer? A small study hints that it might.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 March 2015

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