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Police cruiser hit by gunfire, crashes, catches fire

Police cruiser hit by gunfire, crashes, catches on fire; police searching for suspect

The Latest: Search widens for suspects in officer's slaying

The Latest on Illinois officer's death: Authorities expand search using 'saturation patrols'

How a Ban on Ritual Death Made It to India's Supreme Court

The Jain religious practice of fasting to the point of death can continue for now until India's Supreme Court decides the case.

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Federal Sony data breach lawsuit settled, lawyer says

Lawyer says settlement reached in lawsuit by ex-Sony employees over Sony data breach

Watchdog: 900,000 vets have pending health care applications

Watchdog: 900,000 veterans have pending health care requests; about one-third are deceased

Should You Jailbreak Your iPhone or Root Your Android?

Jailbreaking and rooting gadgets might seem like a harmless way to get more control of your device, but it could actually do a lot of damage.

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AP sources: GOP seeks pledge to avert Trump third-party run

AP sources: Targeting Trump, GOP challenges candidates to pledge not to seek a third-party bid

Obama visit puts spotlight on rough plight in rural Alaska

In Arctic, Obama to glimpse life in rural Alaska where many toil in third-world conditions

Ex-corporal: Tulsa sheriff failed to act on deputy criticism

Ex-corporal: Tulsa sheriff should have acted after memo questioned reserve deputy's competence

1st Freddie Gray hearing since 6 officers charged in death

1st court hearing in Freddie Gray case slated to begin on range of topics

Spain Prepares for Another Catalan Independence Push

The regional elections in Spain’s Catalonia province could be a proxy for the region’s independence. It needs a majority in the regional Parliament.

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Report: Some top baby monitors lack basic security features

Several top baby monitors lack basic security, vulnerable to hackers, report says

House Judiciary panel sets first Planned Parenthood hearing

First up: House Judiciary panel schedules Congress' first hearing on Planned Parenthood videos

IMF: China, tumbling commodity prices threaten world economy

IMF: China slowdown, tumbling commodity prices and market jitters pose risks to world economy

El Nino Effects Are Already Severe and They May Get Worse

Record flooding in Texas and Oklahoma may be a sign of things to come, according to scientists who say El Nino events may be getting stronger.

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Biden to test political waters in Florida as he mulls 2016

In Florida, Biden to get an early sense of whether he could mount a 2016 bid against Clinton

UNICEF: 40 percent school dropouts in Mideast conflict areas

UN child agency: 40 percent of children in Syria, Iraq, Libya, Yemen and Sudan not in school

Oldest survivor of San Francisco earthquake of 1906 dies

Oldest survivor of the Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 dies at 113

School drug counselors charged in $46 million fraud scheme

Counselors charged with defrauding California of $46 million in treatment for school abusers

America's Strongest Labor Unions Still Hold Political Power

Labor union membership has declined for decades, but some of America's strongest unions could play a big role in the 2016 election cycle.

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New collars monitor pets for pain, problems

Companies develop collars that monitor pets for pain, signs of disease and distress

2 cases of polio found in Ukraine, caused by mutated virus

World Health Organization: 2 polio cases found in Ukraine, caused by mutated virus in vaccine

Keeping Cyclists Safe Is Harder Than Ever

Researchers say the reason for the increase in cyclist injuries in the past 15 years isn't rocket science. There are simply more cyclists on the road.

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Obama's fish tale: salmon spawning on his shoes

Obama has a fish tale from his trip to Alaska: salmon spawning on his shoes

Hungary railway station remains closed to migrants

Hungary railway station still closed to migrants, thousands waiting to go to Germany

Illinois city, creator of Twitter parody account settle suit

Illinois city agrees to pay creator of fake-mayor Twitter account to settle lawsuit over raid