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Pentagon: Al-Shabab leader was target of airstrike

Posted: 09/02/2014 - The Pentagon says the leader of the Somalia-based al-Shabab extremist group was the target of U.S. military airstrikes that struck an encampment and a vehicle Monday night.

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Girl said Uzi was too much for her in Arizona death

Posted: 09/02/2014 - Her family members were focused on the girl because they thought she was injured by the gun's recoil and didn't immediately realize instructor Charles Vacca had been shot

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FBI says it's addressing nude celebrity photos

Posted: 09/01/2014 - A statement released by the agency Monday afternoon doesn't elaborate on what steps are being taken to determine how intimate images of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and other stars were leaked.

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Japan: time to stock up on toilet paper

Posted: 09/01/2014 - Monday is National Disaster Prevention Day, and more the 40% of Japan's supply of toilet paper comes from a high-risk earthquake zone.

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Militia says it 'secured' US compound in Libya

Updated: 08/31/2014 - An Islamist-allied militia group says it has "secured" a U.S. Embassy compound in Libya's capital, more than a month after American personnel evacuated from the country over ongoing fighting.

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Payday lenders to face stronger scrutiny

Updated: 08/31/2014 - Payday lenders in Kentucky are coming under increasing restrictions because of a pair of laws passed by the state and federal governments in recent years.

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Iceland raises volcano aviation alert again

Posted: 08/31/2014 - Iceland's authorities have raised the aviation warning code for a region close to a subglacial volcano after a small fissure eruption in the area.

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US airstrikes and aid for Iraqi city under siege

Updated: 08/31/2014 - The Pentagon says the U.S. military has conducted airstrikes and dropped humanitarian aid to the beleaguered Iraqi city of Amirli, where thousands of Shiite Turkomen have been cut off from food and water for nearly two months by Islamic State militants.

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Tax forms could pose challenge for HealthCare.gov

Updated: 08/30/2014 - If you got health coverage through President Barack Obama's law this year, you'll need a new form from your insurance exchange before you can file your tax return next spring.

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Ukrainian civilian plane crashes in Algeria

Posted: 08/30/2014 - Algeria's state news service is reporting that a Ukrainian civilian cargo plane has crashed in the mountains near the southern city of Tamanrasset.

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Experimental Ebola drug heals all monkeys in study

Posted: 08/29/2014 - An experimental Ebola drug healed all 18 monkeys infected with the deadly virus in a study, boosting hopes that the treatment might help fight the outbreak raging through West Africa.

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