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GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina authorities say a gunman killed two security guards and his stepfather and wounded a police officer before fatally shooting himself in the head.Greenville County Sheriff Steve Loftis says 23-year-old Evan C ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — An attorney for the parents of a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed an Arizona shooting range instructor with an Uzi said Tuesday the family is devastated by the tragedy that occurred on a brief excursion during a vacation.Th ...more

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Former Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent is being allowed to return to the NFL, though he won't play right away.The NFL on Tuesday outlined a series of conditions Brent must meet to be eligible to play when the Cowboys return from their ...more

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HOUSTON (AP) — J.J. Watt couldn't sleep on Monday night after agreeing to a six-year contract extension with the Houston Texans.The star defensive end arrived at NRG Stadium about 3:30 a.m. and found the security code on the door had changed, ke ...more

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ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — The son of a former aide to President George W. Bush has pleaded guilty to killing a friend with a hatchet and will be committed to a state psychiatric facility.The Washington Post reports (http://wapo.st/1ts0YFO) that 21-y ...more

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A U.S. doctor who survived after contracting Ebola while doing missionary work in Liberia is "very close" to the doctor most recently diagnosed with the disease and has spent time in "tearful prayer" for him, according to an inte ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twenty-one species of fish made the leap Tuesday off a watch list of seafood to avoid as unsustainably overfished, leaving conservationists and many fishermen and chefs celebrating the turnaround of a West Coast fishing ground decl ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:1. VIDEO PURPORTS TO SHOW US JOURNALIST'S BEHEADINGSteven Sotloff is apparently executed by a fighter with the Islamic State, the e ...more

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A 15-year-old Indianapolis girl whose burned body was found over the weekend was likely abducted and killed by someone she didn't know, police and family members said Tuesday.Dominique Allen's death was a homicide resulting f ...more

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Three people were killed and two others critically wounded in a shooting in a residential neighborhood in south Kansas City on Tuesday afternoon, and police located a missing SUV hours later several miles away.Kansas City ...more