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Armed officers comb ambush suspect's woods
CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities who spent the night in the neighborhood where a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a Pennsylvania State Police trooper lived with his parents donned bulletproof vests and gathered heavy rifles before fanning out Saturday morning.... 9/20/2014 2:41 PM

Security breached: Intruder gets into White House
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Secret Service is coming under renewed scrutiny after a man scaled the White House fence and made it all the way through the front door before he was apprehended.... 9/20/2014 2:39 PM

Pope names Cupich as next Chicago archbishop
Bishop Blase Cupich, who has struck a moderate tone on divisive social issues, was appointed the archbishop of Chicago on Saturday, succeeding a cardinal with an aggressive approach to the culture wars.... 9/20/2014 4:39 PM

Calif. fire hit with record amount of retardant
PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) -- Firefighters are dropping record-breaking amounts of retardants on a massive Northern California wildfire that is burning explosively because of the prolonged drought.... 9/20/2014 10:12 AM

Tracing shift from everyday American to jihadis
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A college dropout from Florida. A nurse's aide from Denver. The owner of a pizza-and-wings joint from upstate New York.... 9/20/2014 12:38 PM

A look at American jihadis: Why do they fight?
WASHINGTON (AP) -- A look at four Americans who became jihadis, and what motivated them to fight:... 9/20/2014 12:39 PM

Jailed, some mentally ill inmates land in lockdown
Day or night, the lights inside cell 135C of central New Mexico's Valencia County Detention Center were always on.... 9/20/2014 3:50 PM

Astronauts getting 3-D printer at space station
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- The 3-D printing boom is about to invade space.... 9/20/2014 3:30 PM

5 ways to protect yourself from data breaches
NEW YORK (AP) -- Data breaches at retailers aren't going away but there are ways consumers can protect themselves from future heists of their payment card information.... 9/20/2014 5:05 AM

Journal aims to stoke interest in Midwest history
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- When T.V. Golden set out to bring a modern irrigation system to parched northwestern Nebraska in the late 19th century, some of the more established settlers objected, fearing that acknowledging the problem would stanch the flow of immigrants who had turned the area into a "young Ireland."... 9/20/2014 3:38 PM