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Georgia News Roundup
Today's headlines are: Johns Creek mayor to lead Georgia Municipal Association - Teens storm Georgia Wal-Mart in wild rampage of destruction - Atlanta Cyclorama to leave building it occupied since ...
June 30, 2015 11:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Federal report faults police actions during Ferguson unrest
Police antagonized crowds gathered to protest in Ferguson, violated free-speech rights and made it difficult to hold officers accountable, according to a U.S. Department of Justice report summary o...
June 30, 2015 11:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Striking French ferry workers block Eurotunnel for 2nd time
Striking ferry workers blocked the railroad tracks leading to the Eurotunnel linking France and England, and train service across the Channel was suspended until further notice on Tuesday.
June 30, 2015 10:30 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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For sale: Former prison with mountain view, sleeps hundreds
For sale: A 325-acre New York property containing more than 100 structures atop a mountain offering spectacular views. Sleeps hundreds.
June 30, 2015 09:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pennsylvania racetrack cancels races due to running deer
A Pennsylvania thoroughbred track has canceled its racing card for a second day as officials deal with deer running onto the track during races.
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Tunisia chief: New security system had been set for July 1
Thirty-eight tourists died in a gun attack just days before Tunisia planned to implement heightened security measures for the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan, but those plans had not anticipated an...
June 30, 2015 09:15 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Investigators still have no suspects in downing of MH17
Prosecutors involved in the international investigation into the downing last year of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 say they do not yet have specific suspects for possible prosecution.
June 30, 2015 08:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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South Carolina church holds its last funeral for victim of deadly attack
A woman who earned her preacher's license the day she was killed at a South Carolina church along with eight others has been honored in the last victim's funeral at the scene of the shooting.
June 29, 2015 03:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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'Mind blowing' flames destroy homes in Washington state
UPDATE: From just across the Wenatchee River, Dominick Bonny watched a whole neighborhood in his central Washington town burn as a wildfire destroyed two dozen structures and forced hundreds to flee.
June 29, 2015 03:35 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Diplomats: Iran meets key obligation on way to nuke deal
Iran has complied with a key condition of ongoing nuclear talks by significantly reducing its stockpile of enriched uranium that could be used for atomic weapons, diplomats said Tuesday. Its failur...
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Justices take up dispute over union fees
The Supreme Court will consider limiting the power of government employee unions to collect fees from non-members in a case that labor officials say could threaten membership and further weaken uni...
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Suicide attack targets NATO convoy in Afghanistan, 2 dead
The Taliban launched a suicide car bomb attack on a NATO military convoy in Afghanistan's capital on Tuesday, killing two people and wounding 26 others, including two U.S. soldiers, officials said.
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2 dead after man sets self on fire on Japanese bullet train
A man set himself on fire on a high-speed bullet train in Japan on Tuesday, killing himself and another passenger as the coach filled with smoke, a fire official said.
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Texas abortion providers study whether clinics could reopen
Abortion providers cheered a move by the U.S. Supreme Court to temporarily block part of a Texas law that would have closed more than half the state's 19 remaining abortion clinics. Now they are st...
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Man jailed for not paying $749 fare for 300-mile cab ride
Police say a man who took a 300-mile cab ride across Pennsylvania to surprise his fiancee has been jailed because he couldn't pay the $749 fare.
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Lawyer: Lufthansa makes Germanwings compensation offer
A lawyer for relatives of people killed in the Germanwings crash in March says parent company Lufthansa has made a compensation offer.
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France links beheading, gas plant attack to Islamic State
French investigators have uncovered links between Islamic State militants and the man who hung his employer's severed head at a gas plant he was attacking, a prosecutor said Tuesday.
June 30, 2015 08:45 AM | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Police ID plane crash victims as Tennessee doctor, family
UPDATE: Police have tentatively identified the three people killed when their small plane crashed into a Massachusetts home as a Tennessee doctor, his wife and college-age daughter.
June 29, 2015 03:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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International economists release critical Puerto Rico report
UPDATE: International economists released a critical report on Puerto Rico's economy Monday on the heels of the governor's warning that the island can't pay its $72 billion public debt.
June 29, 2015 03:30 PM | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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