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DUNMORE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say they have captured a man accused of killing one Pennsylvania State trooper and seriously injuring another during an ambush outside police barracks.Police say they have 31-year-old Eric Frein (freen) in custody ...more

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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina's Congress has passed an energy law aimed at luring foreign investment into its promising shale oil and gas.The measure approved by the lower house Thursday cuts the minimum investment needed for energy c ...more

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a flight-training building while trying to return to a Kansas airport Thursday, killing four people, injuring five others and igniting a fire that sent up towering plumes of b ...more

Reuters News - 13 mins ago

By Mike De Souza OTTAWA (Reuters) - A major electricity transmission project linking the Canadian province of Quebec with New York City has cleared a significant hurdle, opening the door to construction within a year, the executive behind the ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Inmates held in solitary confinement at Rikers Island as punishment for violations during previous stints in jail are suing to stop the practice, known as owed time.A class action lawsuit filed Thursday in Manhattan federal court ...more

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MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) — The governor and chief prosecutor for a northern Mexico border state confirmed on Thursday that three Texans missing for more than two weeks were found dead near Matamoros a day earlier.The father of the three, Pedro Alv ...more

AP News - 16 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Citigroup has slashed its third-quarter earnings by $600 million, saying that recent investigations by regulators have altered the results it reported earlier this month.The New York-based bank on Thursday adjusted its quarterly ...more

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama revved up the Democratic Party faithful in Connecticut on Thursday, urging voters to help re-elect Gov. Dannel Malloy and calling him an "instrumental partner" to her husband.More than 2,400 peop ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — Insisting she is perfectly healthy, nurse Kaci Hickox again defied the state's Ebola quarantine Thursday by taking a bike ride with her boyfriend, and Maine health authorities struggled to reach a compromise that would limit her ...more

Reuters News - 24 mins ago

(Reuters) - Anas Sarwar has quit his role as deputy leader of the Scottish Labour party to allow the new leadership team to be 'focused on the Scottish Parliament', the Scotsman reported. "I will remain focused over the next seven weeks on en ...more