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Ohio women held captive seek Joan Rivers' apology
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US weighs clemency for inmates jailed for 10 years
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Former soldier testifies that teenage brothers in Iraq posed no threat before killing
Oregon gay marriage ban gets day in court
US judge hears arguments in Oregon same-sex marriage case, but state isn't defending its ban
Archaeologists, tribe clash over Native remains
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Syrian activists accuse Assad of new gas attacks
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Rail safety effort marred by squabbling
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Former AP reporter Robert Heard dies at age 84
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Images released of shipwreck in San Francisco Bay
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Gacy probe helps solve unrelated Chicago-area case
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'Fairly old' human skull found in Mills County
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Kelly: Started at a dining room table, Home Instead thriving at 20 with $1B in annual revenue
The idea that Paul Hogan had studied and then hatched at his mother's table was that older people, rather than moving in with relatives or to an assisted-living center, would much prefer to stay home instead.
Breaking Brad: Nebraska GOP candidates unified against naked squirrels
Some of these Nebraska campaigns are tilting pretty far right. At a recent forum, there was a consensus that we need to ban public dancing and clothe naked squirrels in public parks.
Breaking Brad: Inside the mind of a 99-year-old real estate agent
I saw an article about a 99-year-old real estate agent who's still working. “This house is extra special. It has indoor toilets!”
Breaking Brad: Into the claw machine! Florida kid follows Lincoln kid's lead
In Fort Lauderdale, Fla., a child climbed inside a claw machine. Hey, Florida kid: Nobody likes a copycat.
Breaking Brad: Even Chuck Hassebrook's throwing mud!
The Nebraska campaigns have turned so ugly, Democrat Chuck Hassebrook lobbed unfounded accusations at an imaginary opponent.
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