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Charges expected against father of 5 dead children

CAMDEN, Ala. (AP) — Authorities expect to charge a South Carolina man in connection with the deaths of his five children after he led them to a secluded dirt road in Alabama where their bodies lay wrapped in individual garbage bags.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 10 September 2014

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UN says CO2 pollution levels at annual record high

GENEVA (AP) — Carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere reached a record high in 2013 as increasing levels of man-made pollution transform the planet, the U.N. weather agency said Tuesday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

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Google seeks help defining 'Right to be Forgotten'

MADRID (AP) — Google Chairman Eric Schmidt and a panel of experts held the first of seven public sessions Tuesday to help the company define how it should enforce a new "Right to be Forgotten" rule under which Europeans can seek the removal of embarrassing search results.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

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4th US aid worker with Ebola arrives in Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP) — The fourth American aid worker sickened with the Ebola virus arrived Tuesday morning to a mostly calm scene at Emory University Hospital, where two others have been successfully treated.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

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100 onions grown by Maine 5th-graders stolen

WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — It was supposed to be a lesson in growing your own food, healthy eating and helping the less fortunate. Instead, a group of Maine fifth-graders got a lesson in the harsh realities of life.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

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Immigrant sanctuary gains popularity in Arizona

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — On her 27th day of living in a tiny room at a Tucson church known for pioneering the popular immigrant sanctuary movement in the 1980s, Rosa Robles Loreto swept a courtyard, prayed with a group of parishioners and greeted her uniformed son fresh off his baseball practice.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

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Obama to broaden US effort to combat militants

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will go on the offensive against the Islamic State group with a broader counterterror mission than he previously has been willing to embrace, U.S. officials said Monday. The new plan, however, still won't commit U.S. troops to a ground war against the brutal insurgency and will rely heavily for now on allies to pitch in for what could be an extended campaign.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

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Apple to reveal its next big thing

 

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is poised to reveal its next big thing Tuesday in a crucial attempt to prove its technological tastemakers still have the power to mesmerize the masses.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 09 September 2014

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