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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas must remove the name of the Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate from the ballot, the state Supreme Court ruled Thursday in a decision that could hinder three-term Sen. Pat Roberts' re-election in November and hurt Republican ...more

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MANILA (Reuters) - A tropical storm dumped heavy rain on the Philippine capital on Friday, flooding many parts of the city, shutting schools, government offices and financial markets. Thousands of residents in low-lying areas were moved to hi ...more

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SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — The hunt for a man charged with killing a Pennsylvania State Police trooper is intensifying as authorities confirm they are searching for the suspect in an area around his parents' home.State police blocked roads, and a shel ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego judge has tentatively denied a technology entrepreneur's request for license plate data collected on his vehicle from police scanners.The judge ruled Thursday that San Diego's regional planning agency can deny Michae ...more

Reuters News - 33 mins ago

By Gyles Beckford WELLINGTON (Reuters) - A pugnacious political maverick who wants tighter controls on the economy, immigration and on foreigners buying land, is shaping up as the king maker in New Zealand elections on Saturday. Opi ...more

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BELL, Fla. (AP) — A man killed six of his grandchildren, his adult daughter and himself in a shooting at a home in a small town in North Florida Thursday, a sheriff said.Gilchrist County Sheriff Robert Schultz at a news conference identified the ...more

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EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — From the capital of Edinburgh to the far-flung Shetland Islands, Scots embraced a historic moment — and the rest of the United Kingdom held its breath — after voters turned out in unprecedented numbers for an independence ref ...more

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is playing defense for embattled NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.Christie said Thursday evening he strongly believes Goodell should stay in his job despite mounting criticism over his handling of ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:1. WHY NEWS ABOUT SCOTTISH REFERENDUM WAS HARD TO COME BY IN UKElectoral rules forbid discussion and analysis of elections on British ...more

Reuters News - 52 mins ago

By Matt Siegel SYDNEY (Reuters) - Intelligence "chatter" has revealed that militants plan to attack Australian politicians and government buildings, the prime minister said on Friday, a day after hundreds of police carried out a sweeping coun ...more