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1 Marine killed, 9 hurt in helicopter hard landing
CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) -- One Marine has been killed and 9 others were hurt when a helicopter made a hard landing at Camp Lejeune in North Carolina.... 9/3/2015 11:41 AM

Judge, clerk in marriage case dealt with nepotism charges
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) -- Kim Davis and the judge that will decide her fate have at least one thing in common: They both had to deal with questions of nepotism when they got their jobs.... 9/3/2015 8:47 AM

Big cities scramble to be prepared for an oil train disaster
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- They rumble past schools, homes and businesses in dozens of cities around the country - 100-car trains loaded with crude oil from the Upper Midwest.... 9/3/2015 6:27 AM

AP survey: How cities are handling surge in oil trains
Mile-long trains carrying millions of gallons of crude have become a common sight in cities around the U.S., raising concern about the possibility of a catastrophic derailment near crowded neighborhoods or critical infrastructure.... 9/3/2015 6:20 AM

False report jolts investigation into Illinois officer death
FOX LAKE, Ill. (AP) -- A false report sent dozens of officers scrambling through a cornfield at night in hopes of finding the suspects wanted in the fatal shooting of a northern Illinoi police officer, officials said Thursday, as the manhunt entered a third day.... 9/3/2015 1:04 PM

Former Austin police officer charged in girlfriend's death
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- A former Texas police officer has been extradited from Indonesia and charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of his pregnant girlfriend in Austin.... 9/3/2015 11:48 AM

Specially trained dogs help out farmers with disabilities
MAYSVILLE, Mo. (AP) -- The demanding daily chores of a farmer were always a little different for Alda Owen, who is legally blind, able to see some blurry shapes and very close objects but not much else.... 9/3/2015 6:38 AM

Report on Ferguson unrest offers lessons in what not to do
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The police response to unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, last summer offers lessons in how not to handle mass demonstrations, according to a Justice Department report that warns such problems could happen in other places roiled by mistrust between law enforcement and the community.... 9/3/2015 7:31 AM

Teens take on preservation work at national monuments
AT THE BOTTOM OF FRIJOLES CANYON, N.M. (AP) -- With the sun blazing overhead, the crew of Native American youth tries to work quickly. Their hands are covered with dry, cracked mud as they repair the stone walls that make up one of the more prominent cultural sites at Bandelier National Monument.... 9/3/2015 5:28 AM

Bittersweet reward for brothers wrongly imprisoned 30 years
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Receiving $750,000 apiece for wrongful imprisonment is a bittersweet reward for two North Carolina brothers who suffered an emotional and physical toll from their three decades of incarceration.... 9/3/2015 9:14 AM

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