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Despite Crime Wave, 50 Chicago Police Sent to Dem Convention

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Despite Crime Wave, 50 Chicago Police Sent to Dem Convention Despite Crime Wave, 50 Chicago Police Sent to Dem Convention Only days after Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel asked for federal agents and U.S. Marshals to help combat the city's wave of violence, about 50 Chicago police officers have arrived in Charlotte to work perimeter security details for a week at the Democratic National Convention.


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Bomber Attacks US Consulate Car in Pakistan

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Bomber Attacks US Consulate Car in Pakistan Bomber Attacks US Consulate Car in Pakistan A crater, twisted electricity pylon, burnt debris and broken walls of nearby homes was all that was left after a vehicle bourne IED rammed into a U.S. government vehicle in the boarder city of Peshawar.


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Lego Friends Triples Sales to Girls Despite Feminist Critique

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Lego Friends Triples Sales to Girls Despite Feminist Critique Lego Friends Triples Sales to Girls Despite Feminist Critique While toymaker LEGO was criticized for perpetuating gender stereotypes with its LEGO Friends toy sets for girls earlier this year, the Danish company has said the controversy may have helped triple sales to girls. Beginning late last year, the media picked up a maelstrom of...


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In Chicago, Schools Brace for Strike

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In Chicago, Schools Brace for Strike As Chicago teachers threaten strike, immigrant neighborhood braces, reflects on the stakes


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Stolen Biden U-Haul Truck Recovered

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Stolen Biden U-Haul Truck Recovered DETROIT – The stolen U-Haul truck holding equipment for one of Vice President Joe Biden’s events was recovered in Detroit today, but some if its contents are missing. The truck was found outside an apartment near Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, U.S. Secret Service spokesman...


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Accuser Returns for Philly Priest Trial

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Priest Abuse Charges.JPEG Accuser Returns for Philly Priest Trial Accuser of 2 priests, teacher set to return to court for next Philly priest abuse trial


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Man Charged With Slitting Kids' Throats

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Man Charged With Slitting Kids' Throats Man Charged With Slitting Kids' Throats A New Jersey man has been arrested and charged in connection with the throat slitting death of a 6-year-old boy and the stabbing of his 12-year-old sister who is in critical condition, according to authorities.


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Apple Seeks Samsung Galaxy Ban

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image Apple Seeks Samsung Galaxy Ban The jury might have handed Apple a win in the U.S.-based intellectual property trial, but the Apple v. Samsung battle is far from over. Early last week Apple requested an injunction on eight of the Samsung phones that were at the center of its intellectual...


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What to Watch for at the DNC

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What to Watch for at the DNC Starting Tuesday, the Obama campaign gets their chance to make its case to the American public. Unlike 2008, when the theme was all about change, Team Obama’s challenge in Charlotte is to convince a wary and anxious American electorate to stick with the status quo....


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Big Stink at Gym About Actor's B.O.

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Big Stink at Gym About Actor's B.O. Shawn Morales said he was told ten people complained about his odor.


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Seal Didn't Imply Heidi Cheated, Says Rep

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image Seal Didn't Imply Heidi Cheated, Says Rep Perhaps “fornicating with the help” wasn’t the best choice of words. After Seal made headlines for implying that estranged wife Heidi Klum is hooking up with her bodyguard Martin Kirsten, a rep for Seal issued a statement to People saying the singer “would like to...


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5 Exclusive 'Shoulder Season' Travel Deals

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5 Exclusive 'Shoulder Season' Travel Deals Shoulder season is the time when travelers can find cheap airfare, fewer crowds and great weather.


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Watch: Prince Andrew Finds His Inner Spider-Man

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Watch: Prince Andrew Finds His Inner Spider-Man Britain's 52-year-old prince descended from London's The Shard to raise money for charity.


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Photos: Kate Middleton Awards Medals

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Photos: Kate Middleton Awards Medals Photos: Kate Middleton Awards Medals The Duchess of Cambridge presented athletes with their medals.


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'Blade Runner' Loses Race, Says Winner Cheated

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'Blade Runner' Loses Race, Says Winner Cheated 'Blade Runner' Loses Race, Says Winner Cheated Some would call "Blade Runner" Oscar Pistorius, South Africa's most celebrated paralympian, a sore loser. After losing his 200 meter title Sunday night, Pistorius complained that the Brazilian runner who beat him was using illegally long prosthetics.


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Shortened DNC: Fundraising Shortfalls?

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Shortened DNC: Fundraising Shortfalls? Shortened DNC: Fundraising Shortfalls? At first pass, a shortened Democratic convention might not seem like a big deal. Convention organizers say a day for a people's event engages the public, but others see fundraising red flags in the curtailment.


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Photos: Kim, Kanye Take Love to New Heights

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Photos: Kim, Kanye Take Love to New Heights Photos: Kim, Kanye Take Love to New Heights The reality star hopped on a helicopter with her boyfriend.


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Arrest in Attack on Sleeping Kids

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Arrest in Attack on Sleeping Kids NJ prosecutor's office says man charged in slaying of boy, stabbing of sister while they slept


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Democratic National Convention: What to Watch For

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Democratic National Convention: What to Watch For Starting Tuesday, the Obama campaign gets their chance to make its case to the American public. Unlike 2008, when the theme was all about change, Team Obama’s challenge in Charlotte is to convince a wary and anxious American electorate to stick with the status quo....


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