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3 hrs ago | CBS Local

Autopsy Finds Slain Robbery Suspect Who Allegedly Begged For Her Life Wasn't Pregnant

Prosecutors deciding whether to charge a California man who says he fatally shot a violent burglar in the back in an alley as she fled his home face a difficult decision because the case falls in a gray area involving self-defense, a legal expert said Friday.

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Related Topix: Self Defense, Long Beach, CA

7 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

Zimmerman says he'll appeal NBC lawsuit dismissal

The appeal notice was filed Tuesday with the Seminole County Clerk of Courts. Judge Debra Nelson on June 30 dismissed Zimmerman's lawsuit, saying the former neighborhood watch leader failed to show the network acted with malice.

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Related Topix: Sanford, FL, Self Defense

7 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

Nigeria beefs up security ahead of Ramadan feast

Nigerian forces say they are increasing security nationwide ahead Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim celebration marking the end of Ramadan.

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Related Topix: Holidays, Eid ul-Fitr

11 hrs ago | KMIZ

Dwayne The Rock Johnson, Hercules

To convincingly yell "I am Hercules!" in his new action movie, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson had to do more than warm up his vocal chords.

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Related Topix: Dwayne Johnson, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Breakfast, Food, Vegetables, Entertainment

13 hrs ago | 96.5 KOIT FM

Leader Supremely Upset

You've seen the Jib-Jab videos. The ones where you can take the heads of yourself and others and insert them into a preprogrammed animated greeting card that will have you appearing as an elf at Christmas or a leprechaun on Saint Patrick's Day and more.

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Related Topix: Christmas, North Korea, World News, Asia

17 hrs ago | The Town Talk

Porch-shooting suspect didn't know gun was loaded

His own words, told to police moments after he shot a 19-year-old woman on his Dearborn Heights porch, suggest Theodore Wafer may not have intended to fire his gun the night Renisha McBride was killed.

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Related Topix: Dearborn Heights, MI, Self Defense, Wayne County, MI

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Tri-cityherald.com

Chicken off McDonald's HK menu after food scandal

The fast food chain said late Thursday that it "suspended relevant food ingredients" at Hong Kong outlets in light of the scandal surrounding Shanghai Husi Food Co.

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Related Topix: Fast Food, Food

KIMA

Doctor fired back at gunman in hospital attack

A doctor who was grazed by gunfire from a patient in his office at a suburban hospital on Thursday helped stop him by apparently returning fire with his own weapon and severely injuring him, but not before a caseworker was killed, authorities said.

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Related Topix: Self Defense

The Fresno Bee

Court throws out Chiquita terror payment claims

A panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 that federal courts have no jurisdiction over the Colombian claims.

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Related Topix: Food, Agriculture, Chiquita Brands International, Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, Self Defense, US Supreme Court, Terrorism

Journal-Advocate

Bill Murray shows up at ice cream party

Bill Murray showed up at an ice cream event named for him Tuesday in front of a Los Angeles ice cream truck.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Bill Murray, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream

The Macon Telegraph

Sanders offers lower-cost bill to reform VA

Senate Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., , speaks to reporters on Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, July 23, 2014, about reforming the vast health care system responsible for treating the nation's veterans.

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Related Topix: Veteran Affairs, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Medicine, Nursing, Jeff Miller, Republican, US House of Representatives

Independent.ie

US lifts ban on commercial flights to Israel

Israel won a partial reprieve from the economic pain of its Gaza war on Thursday with the lifting of a U.S. ban on commercial flights to Tel Aviv , as fighting pushed the Palestinian death toll over 700.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Holidays, Ramadan, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Brandon Sun

Charities may be asked for donor lists under CRA proposal floated by minister

Canadian charities would have to turn over lists of their donors' identities to the Canada Revenue Agency under a proposal being floated by the Conservative government.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, Charity , World News, Tax

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Windsor Beacon

Toll plaza boss saves lost senior 125 miles from home

Mark Taylor, a Thruway Authority toll plaza supervisor in Canaan, N.Y., was nearing the end of his night shift at the when a clerk called him to her booth.

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Related Topix: Canaan, NY, Veteran Affairs, Bethlehem, NY, Selkirk, NY

Fort Morgan Times

New Jersey sues over Florida pizza shop logo

The New Jersey Turnpike Authority wants a Florida pizza shop to pay a big toll for using a logo similar to the Garden State Parkway's green and yellow signs.

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Related Topix: Food, Pizza

Northern Michigan News

Meat supplier in China scandal has global reach

It isn't a household name, but the company that's at the center of a food scandal in China helps make some of the world's most popular foods, including the Big Macs and Quarter Pounders served at McDonald's locations.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Restaurant Management, Mcdonalds, Aurora, IL, Food, Hamburger

Cybercast News Service

Porch shooter's lawyer says he feared for his life

In this April 25, 2014, file photo, Theodore Wafer listens during a motion hearing in Judge Timothy Kenny's courtroom at the Frank Murphy Hall of Justice in Detroit.

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Stars and Stripes

Iraq to vote on president after deadly bombing

A sign is posted at a checkpoint belonging to the Islamic State group, captured from the Iraqi army, at the main entrance of Rawah, 175 miles northwest of Baghdad, Iraq on Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Holidays, Ramadan, Jalal Talabani

Cybercast News Service

Memorial honoring injured veterans under way in DC

Army Lt. Dawn Halfaker was on patrol 10 years ago in Baqubah, Iraq, when a rocket-propelled grenade tore through her military vehicle and exploded inside.

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Related Topix: National Mall, US National Parks, Veteran Affairs

EDGE

Making Clothes from Castoffs

For Jillian Owens, some of her passion for fashion was motivated by a desire for new garments without the creation of more waste.

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Related Topix: Blog News, Columbia, SC, Sewing, Hobbies

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