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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. HOLLANDE PRESSES FOR ACTION AGAINST MILITANTSFrance's president says there's "no time to lose" in the global push to combat extremis ...more

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KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Shelling killed six people and wounded 15 others in rebel-held Donetsk, the city council reported Monday — the worst violation yet of the cease-fire between Russian-backed rebels and Ukrainian troops that took effect Sept. 5.<p ...more

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OAKHURST, Calif. (AP) — Two raging wildfires in California forced hundreds of people to evacuate their homes, including one near a lakeside resort town that burned nearly two dozen structures.The blaze, sparked Sunday afternoon near Bass Lake in ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Coney Island's historic B&amp;B Carousell is among several vintage attractions still thrilling visitors at the famous amusement park today.What parkgoers may not know is that William Mangles designed and built it.Mangels w ...more

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PARIS (AP) — With reconnaissance planes already in action, France's president said there was "no time to lose" in the global push to combat extremists from the Islamic State group as he opened an international conference to attack the problem — minus t ...more

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(Reuters) - Funding levels for city and county pension plans rose almost 6 percent in 2013 from the previous year, according to a report released by Wilshire Consulting on Monday. In the study provided to Reuters, Wilshire estimated 109 state ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — Relatives say that Egypt's most prominent activist who is standing retrial after being sentenced to 15 years in prison for violating to the country's draconian protest law, has been released on bail.Mona Seif, sister of blogger Alaa ...more

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The Judge Rotenberg Educational Center outside Boston is the only place in the country known to use electrical skin shocks as aversive conditioning for patients with severe developmental and behavior disorders who harm themselves or others. The Food an ...more

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CANTON, Mass. (AP) — Some cut themselves. Others slam their heads against walls or desks — so hard that one girl detached both retinas and a young man triggered a stroke. Another pulled out all his teeth.Self-injury is one of the most difficult ...more

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(Reuters) - A southern California man was arrested following a nine-hour standoff with police after he opened fire on an ice cream truck and later shot at officers, police said on Monday. Terry McKinney, 59, was arrested late on Sunday follow ...more