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This image released by 20th Century Fox shows a scene from the film, "The Maze Runner." (AP Photo/20th Century Fox, Ben Rothstein)
'Maze Runner' races past 'Tombstones' with $32.5 M'The Maze Runner' races past 'A Walk Among the Tombstones' with $32.5 million
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Nicole Tashly, 2, lies quietly on the ground holding the white rose her mother Esther Muthoni, left, instructed her to lay at the memorial monument while they remember her father Paul Muriithi Muriuki who died in the Westgate Mall attack, as they and other families of the victims lay flowers and remember, at the Amani Garden memorial site in the Karura Forest in Nairobi, Kenya Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. Kenya is marking one year since four gunmen stormed the upscale Westgate Mall in Nairobi, killing 67 people, and a memorial plaque with the names of the victims was unveiled at the popular forest on the edge of the city. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
Kenya marks 1 year since Westgate mall attackKenya marks 1 year since Westgate mall attack left 67 dead; on high alert for more attacks
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An explosive technician in a bomb suit approaches a vehicle near the entrance to White House in Washington, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. Secret Service says a man has been arrested for trying to unlawfully enter the White House, less than 24 hours after a fence-jumper made it all the way into the building. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
White House intruder identified as Army veteranWhite House intruder identified as Army veteran who served in Iraq, retired due to disability
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** HOLD FOR MOVEMENT ** In this photo taken Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, Vickie Yorba, 94,  stands next to a water tank in front of her home in East Porterville, Calif., where she has lived for 66 years. Hers is one of 290 East Porterville wells that ran dry in the state’s historic drought. Since February, she has had to rely on friends, relatives and charities for water to drink and bathe. (AP Photo/Scott Smith)
Some California wells run dry amid droughtSome California residents rely on bottled water as wells run dry amid historic drought
The Associated Press36 minutes ago
Alibaba employees attend the opening bell ceremony during the company's IPO at the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014 in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
With Alibaba's big debut, 10 things to knowAs Alibaba goes public in biggest IPO in history, 10 things to know
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Albania's Prime Minister Edi Rama, right, welcomes Pope Francis as he arrives at Tirana's Mother Teresa international airport Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. Pope Francis arrived Sunday in Albania on his first European trip, designed to highlight the Balkan nation's path from a brutal communist state where religion was banned to a model of Christian-Muslim coexistence for a world witnessing conflict in God's name. (AP Photo/Flori Abazi, Pool)
Pope in Albania urges Muslims to condemn extremismPope in Albania urges Muslims, all believers to condemn 'perversion' of religion for violence
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This Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 photo shows smoke from a California wildfire rising behind Lake Tahoe as seen from the Nevada side of the lake near Incline Village, Nev. Higher humidity Friday helped slow the growth of the massive Northern California wildfire that authorities say was set deliberately and has forced some 2,800 people to evacuate. (AP Photo/Steve Ellsworth)
32 structures destroyed in California wildfireAuthorities: Massive Northern California wildfire has destroyed 10 residences, 22 structures
The Associated Press45 minutes ago
Graphic shows top carbon dioxide emitting countries since 1959; 3c x 5 inches; with BC-Climate Emissions; ETA 1 p.m.; 3c x 5 inches; 146 mm x 127 mm;
China, US, India push world carbon emissions upWorld carbon pollution up by nearly 800 million tons in 2013, mostly from China, US, India
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A Hawthi Shiite rebel holds his rifle while guarding a checkpoint on a street leading to the state television building in Sanaa, Yemen, Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014. Yemen's top security body imposed an overnight curfew in restive areas of the capital, Sanaa, on Saturday after Shiite rebels took over the state television building amid heavy clashes and the U.N. envoy to the country signaled that a deal had been reached to end the violence. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
Yemen state media: prime minister resignsYemen state media says prime minister resigns as rebels seize control of strategic sites
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  • After devastating loss, couple find way to forgive

    After devastating loss, couple find way to forgive Abduction of their soon-to-be-adopted kids in Nigeria shattered their dream of family. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1uoSmN0 Isaiah and Salome Nengean were ready to bring two children from Nigeria to their Urbandale home, when they were abducted in hopes of a randsome. USA Today, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 10:51 PM
  • New Des Moines city manager talks about his goals

    The city of Des Moines now has a new leader at the helm tonight. City Council promoted assistant city manager Scott Sanders to be the new city manager. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 07:55 PM
  • Des Moines Man Arrested in May Shooting Death

    LB Goodjoint, 23, of Des Moines, was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder, a police statement said. Goodjoint fled on foot after he was pulled over in a traffic stop, the statement said. KCRG, Sun, Sep 21 2014 @ 01:13 PM
  • Gallery Players' 'Annie Get Your Gun' starts Friday

    Then Mark Hastings, manager at J.R. Tobacco in Burlington, urged Wilkerson to "take a look at the photo in the warehouse." The picture, of Buffalo Bill, shocked Wilkerson. Burlington Times News, Sun, Sep 21 2014 @ 05:48 AM
  • How to Fix America's Recidivism Crisis

    This year more than 650,000 inmates will be released from American prisons, a figure that breaks down to about 75 newly minted ex-cons every hour of every day. Within three years, the federal government estimates, roughly four in 10 of those former prisoners will be back behind bars, either because they committed a new crime or violated the conditions of their release. Slate Magazine, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 05:20 PM
  • How the state deals with OWI offenders

    The man who crashed a red Camaro on a Des Moines freeway Saturday is not the first person to receive more than one OWI charge and allowed to get back behind the wheel. A well known car dealer, charged in two separate incidents remains in jail tonight Steve Luebke charged with abandoning this burning car on the freeway Saturday. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 06:39 PM
  • Man Responsible for Fiery Crash Received OWI the Next Day

    It started with a crash on I-235 just before 6:00 p.m. on Saturday. Witnesses say 57-year-old Steven Luepke was driving recklessly when he lost control of a 2010 Chevy Camaro and crashed into the median. WHO-TV Des Moines, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 09:43 PM
  • Woman whose brother died in Vietnam meets a veteran who served with him

    In 1967, when she was just a high school freshman, Bette Christensen was called to the principal's office at her school in Des Moines, Iowa. Her brother, Donald "Butch" Peddicord, 25, was killed in Vietnam, administrators told her. Stars and Stripes, Sun, Sep 21 2014 @ 03:44 AM
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