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1 hr ago | NBC Chicago

One Year Ago: 12 Killed in "Carnage" at D.C. Navy Yard

Bertillia Lavern has told the story of finding her co-worker shot in the temple, strapping him into an evacuation chair and undertaking the terrifying job of pulling him out of a building under attack. A Park Police officer, who had been on the job only three years, has shared the story of blocking out what a spokesman called "absolute carnage" in an office to conduct a cubicle-to-cubicle search to find, and eliminate, a gunman.

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5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Ex-chief in Uzi death case in more legal trouble

Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education. "> Susana Pereda, left, support specialist, and product specialists Christopher Jorge, and Marcella Salem, right, demonstrate the birth simulator "Victoria" that is used for healthcare education.

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9 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

Funeral scheduled for trooper killed in ambush

14, 2014, in Blooming Grove Township, Pa. Authorities in Philadelphia say a newborn baby of a pregnant woman killed by gunfire in northeast Philadelphia over the weekend has also died.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

KRON 4

Newborn Dies After Mother Killed By Stray Bullet

Megan Doto, who was eight months pregnant, was struck in the face Sunday morning by one of more than 10 bullets fired at a car a block away, police Capt. James Clark said.

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NBC Chicago

Lightning Strike Kills Mass. Woman

Two families are now mourning the loss of their loved ones after both women struck by lightning on an Ipswich, Massachusetts, beach earlier this month have passed away. Sixty-nine-year-old Marianne Mellnick of Concord, Massachusetts, died Saturday at Massachusetts General Hospital.

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ReporterHerald.com

Bob Crewe, 'Walk Like a Man' writer, dead at 83

Bob Crewe, co-writer of "Can't Take My Eyes Off of You," ''Big Girls Don't Cry" and many other pop hits, died last week.

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The York Daily Record

Powerful Washington lobbyist Boggs dies at 73

Thomas Hale Boggs Jr., a son of congressional royalty who evolved into a top-tier lobbyist and prolific Democratic fundraiser and embodied what it meant to have Washington clout, died Monday at his home outside Washington, D.C. He was 73. Boggs was a driving force in transforming the law firm now known as Squire Patton Boggs into one of Washington's most influential and best-known lobbying powerhouses. A Washington lifer with an encyclopedic list of Democratic contacts, he was also one of the party's most successful fundraisers - a combination that over the decades propelled him to the upper ranks of the capital's power brokers.

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The Bennington Banner

Powerful Washington lobbyist Boggs dies at 73

Longtime lobbyist and Washington insider Thomas Hale Boggs Jr., who for years helped lead the powerful Patton Boggs law firm, has died. He was 73. His brother-in-law, journalist Steve Roberts, said Boggs died Monday morning at his home in Chevy Chase, Maryland.

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NewsOn6 Tulsa

Bull Rider Killed During Rodeo In Perry

Authorities are investigating after a bull rider died over the weekend during an accident at a rodeo in northern Oklahoma. Cherokee Strip Riding Club Vice President Shane Parli says the bull rider died Saturday during the club's TCRA Rodeo in Perry.

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This is Oxfordshire

Walkers pay tribute to loved ones on Memory Walk

AS A tribute to the beloved husband she lost to dementia, Caroline Jones took part in the Oxford Memory Walk. The 68-year-old was one of about 400 walkers who filled the University Parks yesterday for the event, organised by the Alzheimer's Society.

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The Miami Herald

Mass. school at center of treatment controversy

At Totally Dog's Redland campus, there's a pool where timid dogs can wade and the bolder ones can jump right in. "> At Totally Dog's Redland campus, there's a pool where timid dogs can wade and the bolder ones can jump right in.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Premier Inn murder: Woman found dead at hotel hours before partner killed by train

The deaths are being treated as murder and suicide and police are not looking for anyone else as part of their investigations A major murder investigation has been launched after a woman was discovered dead at a Premier Inn just hours before her partner was struck and killed by a train. The body of the un-named woman - in her early 40s - was found in a room at the Premier Inn at Kempston, south Bedford, just after 9am yesterday.

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The Wichita Eagle

Nebraska businessman who built grocery chain dies

A Nebraska businessman who built the regional grocery chain of B&R Stores has died at the age of 92. The Lincoln Journal Star reports Russ Raybould died Saturday, and his funeral will be held Wednesday morning at 10:30 at Blessed Sacrament Church in Lincoln. The chain of 18 grocery stores in Nebraska and Iowa that Raybould built started 50 years ago with a single Russ' Market store just south of downtown Lincoln.

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Brush News-Tribune

Pulitzer-winning cartoonist Tony Auth dies at 72

A Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist who worked for more than 40 years at The Philadelphia Inquirer has died. Tony Auth was 72. Auth died Sunday after a two-year battle with brain cancer.

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Mirror.co.uk

First baby born after dad was killed in 9/11 terror attacks celebrates becoming a teenager

Meet the girl who was robbed of ever knowing her dad after his plane was hijacked as he rushed home to be in time for her birth She was the very first baby born to a dad who died in the 9/11 attacks - and this weekend she became a teenager. Danny Lee was flying back to be with his wife at the birth when the plane he was travelling on was hijacked and flown into the World Trade Center .

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KELO-TV Sioux Falls

Bond Set At $500K For Woman Charged With Murder

A judge in western South Dakota has set a $500,000 bond for a Box Elder woman charged with second-degree murder in the slaying of a 49-year-old man. 23-year-old Kelly Croyle could face a mandatory life sentence if convicted.

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SFGate

Birdhouse project helps parents deal with grief

A simple project of building a birdhouse may not seem like it would be a tool to help parents who have experienced the death of a child. But for a local chapter of Day by Day, group leaders are hoping a birdhouse can serve as more than just a tool in the healing process for grieving parents.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Wahkiakum County Eagle

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The Town of Cathlamet will add over $100,000 to its revenues this year with the harvest of timber.

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The Wichita Eagle

WS star Frank Torre, Joe's brother, dies at 82

Frank Torre, the World Series star who helped put little brother Joe on a path that led to the Hall of Fame, has died. He was 82. The Major League Baseball commissioner's office said Torre died Saturday at a hospice in Palm Beach, Florida.

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Nanaimo Daily News

US man who strangled 8 women in the 1990s and hid victims' bodies in his home dies in prison

A former school hall monitor who admitted strangling eight prostitutes and stashing their corpses in his home in the 1990s has died at a prison in western New York. Prison officials said Kendall Francois, who was 43, died Thursday evening from apparent natural causes.

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