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WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior Obama administration officials say the U.S. military launched a secret mission earlier this summer to rescue a number of Americans held captive by militants in Syria but failed to find them.The officials say the American ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Officials: Special forces sent to Syria to rescue US hostages this summer but didn't find any. ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California Highway Patrol officer who was videotaped repeatedly striking a woman on the side of a Los Angeles freeway could face serious charges, the agency said Wednesday after forwarding its investigation to the district attorney ...more

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Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus found on systems at 51 stores in 24 states.A spokeswoman for UPS says the information includes names, card numbers and postal and em ...more

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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County police say 51 people were arrested from mid-day Tuesday through early Wednesday in Ferguson — all but one of them from out of town.Information released Wednesday shows that most of those arrested were cited ...more

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SEATTLE (AP) — A helicopter equipped with a mechanical claw plucked the bodies of three climbers from a glacier on Mount Rainier, in the same area where six went missing in late May, the National Park Service said Wednesday.A crew on a training ...more

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A man who lived nearly three decades in the Maine woods now has a job and is adjusting to life back in society.Christopher Knight, who survived brutal winters in the woods by stealing food from homes and camps, could gradua ...more

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SOUTH PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say two teens suspected of plotting a mass shooting at a suburban Los Angeles high school have been charged with making criminal threats against another boy.Los Angeles County prosecutors filed Juvenile ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — The chief executive officer of a Boston-based media company says James Foley's kidnappers last week threatened to kill him in response to U.S. bombings in Iraq.Foley was freelancing for GlobalPost when he disappeared in Syria. Glob ...more

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MINOT, N.D. (AP) — As the nation's drug czar continues to warn people about the potential death and destruction from substance abuse, he's also encouraging them to tell their stories about treatment and recovery. Usually he starts with himself.M ...more