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Focus on UVa employee in student's disappearance
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) -- Officials investigating the disappearance of a University of Virginia student focused Monday on the man they believe was the last person seen with her, searching his apartment for a second time and trying to locate the campus employee to arrest him on reckless driving charges.... 9/22/2014 9:23 PM

Bear suspected to have killed New Jersey hiker
WEST MILFORD, N.J. (AP) -- A black bear believed to have attacked and killed a hiker over the weekend likely was looking for food and was circling the victim's body when sheriff's officers and wildlife officials killed it, officials said Monday.... 9/23/2014 1:12 AM

Police say rifle carried by ambush suspect found
CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) -- Nine days after a gunman went on a deadly ambush at a state police barracks, authorities said Sunday they have recovered one of the weapons he was carrying and believe they are hot on his trail as he travels on foot through rugged forests in northeastern Pennsylvania.... 9/23/2014 3:58 AM

Prosecutor: 800 rounds found in intruder case
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Investigators found more than 800 rounds of ammunition, a machete and two hatchets in the car of the former soldier accused of scaling the White House fence and sprinting inside while carrying a knife, a federal prosecutor said Monday. President Barack Obama was "obviously concerned" about the weekend incident, a spokesman said.... 9/23/2014 4:20 AM

Alaska TV reporter quits on air to promote pot
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- A television reporter quit her job on live TV with a big four-letter flourish after revealing she owns a medical marijuana business and intends to press for legalization of recreational pot in Alaska.... 9/23/2014 1:11 AM

State police: 3 missing Afghan soldiers in custody
BOSTON (AP) -- Three Afghanistan National Army officers who went missing during a training exercise at a Cape Cod military base were detained Monday at the U.S.-Canadian border, Massachusetts law enforcement officials said.... 9/22/2014 9:14 PM

Wesleyan orders fraternities to become coed
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) -- Wesleyan University in Connecticut on Monday ordered its fraternities with houses on campus to become coeducational within three years, a move it says is not just about bad behavior but also equality.... 9/23/2014 12:12 AM

Jury: Arab Bank liable in terror attacks
NEW YORK (AP) -- A U.S. jury found on Monday that a large Jordan-based bank should be held responsible for a wave of Hamas-sanctioned suicide bombings in the early 2000s that left several Americans dead or wounded.... 9/23/2014 1:15 AM

100 arrested at Wall Street climate crisis sit-in
NEW YORK (AP) -- A day after over 100,000 people marched to warn that climate change is destroying the Earth, more than 1,000 activists blocked parts of Broadway in Manhattan's financial district in a sit-in to protest what they see as corporate and economic institutions' role in the climate crisis.... 9/23/2014 4:02 AM

Bin Laden spokesman faces possible life term
NEW YORK (AP) -- Osama bin Laden's son-in-law is expected in a U.S. court to face a possible life sentence in his terrorism case.... 9/23/2014 4:55 AM