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Secret Service Arrested Robbery Suspect in 2010

Posted: 12/29/2013 - PHOENIX (AP) -- The Secret Service says a man suspected in bank robberies in Mississippi and Phoenix over the last week was arrested in 2010 after making online threats against the president.

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Cruise Ship Passenger Goes Missing Off Puerto Rico

Updated: 12/29/2013 - SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) -- The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a passenger who went overboard off a Royal Caribbean Cruises ship as it motored toward Puerto Rico.

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US News: Capitol Dome Needs Repairs; 4000 in Maine still wihout Power; Extended Job Benefits End

Posted: 12/29/2013 - Capitol Dome Renovations... A week after ice storm hits Maine, more than 4,000 still without power... Federal government ends extended jobless benefits... Health law to put calorie info on vending machines... Boy Scouts open ranks to gay youth on Jan. 1... Despite files, Conn. school shooter remains enigma... Kerry to return next week to Middle East... Police: New Mexico mom admits to kicking child... Pregnant nurse fired in Pa. over flu shot... Pa. man admits beating `Amish Mafia' star... Death of man in Border Patrol custody investigated... Separate avalanches in Wyoming kill 2 within hours... Times Square preps for New Year's Eve bash...

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World News: India Train Fire; Lebanon Rockets; Middle East, Africa Updates; Turkey Scandal Grows; Pakistan Polio Worker Killed

Posted: 12/29/2013 - Fire on express train in India kills at least 26... AP source: Libya releases 4 US military personnel... South Sudan update... Israeli police say rockets fired from Lebanon... Death toll in Beirut blast rises to 7... Syria, Iraq, Egypt updates... Turkey earthquake and scandal... Gunmen kill another anti-polio health worker in Pakistan... 3 Asian workers drown after Saudi oil rig sinks... Benedict takes up Francis' invite for lunch... Cuba eases rules for small business lending...

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Day in History: Becket; Wounded Knee; Rasputin; WWII London Fire; Eastern Crash in Everglades

Updated: 12/29/2013 - On Dec 28 - In 1170, Thomas Becket, the Archbishop of Canterbury, was slain in Canterbury Cathedral by knights loyal to King Henry II... In 1890, the Wounded Knee massacre took place in South Dakota as an estimated 300 Sioux Indians were killed by U.S. troops sent to disarm them... In 1916, Grigory Rasputin, the so-called "Mad Monk" who'd wielded great influence with Czar Nicholas II, was killed by a group of Russian noblemen in St. Petersburg... In 1940, during World War II, Germany dropped incendiary bombs on London, setting off what came to be known as "The Second Great Fire of London."... In 1972, Eastern Air Lines Flight 401, a Lockheed L-1011 Tristar, crashed into the Florida Everglades near Miami International Airport, killing 101 of the 176 people aboard...

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May be Friday Before Power Restored in Some Areas

Updated: 12/26/2013 - Utility officials are worried that up to 6 inches of snow forecast for parts of Maine today and continued cold temperatures could hamper utility crews from restoring electricity that went out during last weekend's ice storm.

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New Tax Guide Helps People With Their 2013 Taxes

Updated: 12/23/2013 - Taxpayers can get the most out of various tax benefits and get a jump on preparing their 2013 federal income tax returns by consulting a newly revised comprehensive tax guide now available on IRS.gov.

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Last-minute Insurance Shoppers Given Grace Period

Posted: 12/23/2013 - CHICAGO (AP) -- Monday's deadline for signing up for insurance under the new health care law has effectively been extended through Tuesday in case of heavy demand on the government website.

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US News: Strong Storms Slam Mid South; Teen in Shooting Dies; Dying Pa Girl Gets Wish

Posted: 12/22/2013 - Storms kill 2 in southern US, thousands lose power... Hospital: Teen who was shot at Colo. school dies... Weather mix threatens to frustrate holiday travelers... Rough health law fallout tightens key Senate races... Obama: Give current Iran sanctions time to work... Report: CIA helps Colombia kill rebel leaders... Obama keeping with tense situation in South Sudan... Ohio man indicted in rape and death of girl, 9... Dying Pa. girl gets Christmas carol wish granted... John Eisenhower, historian and Ike's son, dies... Obama: Bipartisan budget law a hopeful sign... Clinton will decide on 2016 'sometime next year'...

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World News: Lockerbie 25 years later; Africa, Syria, Iraq News; Saudi Virus; Topless Rio

Posted: 12/22/2013 - Memorials to mark Lockerbie attack 25 years later... UN helicopter hit, downed in S. Sudan... Attacks across Iraq kill 15 people, including senior military commander... Syrian rebels seize strategic hospital in Aleppo... China lashes out at Japan's new defense plan... Saudi Arabia reports 1 more death from new virus... Gunmen kill anti-polio worker in NW Pakistan... UN urges more aid for Philippine typhoon recovery... Raul Castro issues stern warning to entrepreneurs... Arab League rejects US proposal in Mideast deal... 'Topless' protest falls flat in Rio de Janeiro...

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Even in Willing States, Health Law's Rollout Rocky

Posted: 12/21/2013 - ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- As the nation's health insurance overhaul takes shape, problems aren't limited to Republican-led states that had to be dragged kicking and screaming into the new system.

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2014 Top Safest Vehicles

Updated: 12/19/2013 - The insurance institute for highway safety releases its 2014 top picks for safest vehicles, and only 39 made the cut this year because of tougher standards.

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Beware of Dangerous Toys

Updated: 12/19/2013 - Federal officials are urging consumers to be on the lookout for dangerous toys this holiday season.

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