JetBlue flight returns to Calif. after smoke fills cabin
None of the 142 passengers were injured although one was taken to a hospital for observation.
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U.S., Canadian jets intercept 8 Russian aircraft
In the past five years, jets under NORAD's command have intercepted more than 50 Russian bombers approaching North American airspace.
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13-year-old boy charged in rape of 8-year-old girl
The teen surrendered to police with a guardian.
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Fence jumper at White House sparks evacuation
The incident occurred just minutes after President Obama left the White House on Friday evening.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:24:55 -0400)
Experts debate whether Tenn. suspect can be executed
Attorneys, witnesses argue about whether Christopher Lee Davis is intellectually disabled.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:00:55 -0400)
Fla. town pulls together after 8 die in murder-suicide
Authorities have not determined a motive for the killings.
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Detroit council OKs plan to fix water system
The new regional authority was conceived as part of the city's bankruptcy case.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:11:23 -0400)
Police ID man who left bar with missing U.Va. student
They say he knows what happened to Hannah Graham but don't have evidence for arrest.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:04:38 -0400)
Body of missing Texas deputy found in Lake Austin
The deputy was checking a low-water crossing when she reported being swept away.
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CDC: Severe respiratory illness now in 22 states
On Tuesday, the CDC's count for enterovirus 68 was 130 cases in 12 states.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:11:28 -0400)
Mich. police: Body in drum is missing woman, 22
Theresa DeKeyzer's boyfriend, Scott Wobbe, is a primary suspect in her death.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:58:24 -0400)
NBC says it was wrong on Chris Christie report
Federal prosecutors say the investigation of the bridge scandal is ongoing.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:57:05 -0400)
Purdue classmate killer sentenced to 65 years
Cody Cousins, a senior at Purdue, said he killed Andrew Boldt 'because I wanted to.'
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:36:38 -0400)
Army still looking to add minority officers to combat arms
Trying to find minority officers for Army's combat arms leadership
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Yes, 542 people dressed up as Batman at same time -- and broke a record
The Calgarians set a Guinness World Record for the 'Largest Gathering of People Dressed as Batman.'
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:54:13 -0400)
ICYMI: First person to get iPhone 6 drops it on live TV
It was the fall heard around the world.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:54:13 -0400)
Grandfather in murder-suicide had long criminal record
The Florida grandfather who shot and killed his daughter and six grandchildren before turning the gun on himself was sentenced to three years in prison in 2003 after he accidentally shot his 8-year-old son to death in a 2001 hunting accident.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:20:29 -0400)
Raw: More rain pounds Houston
Heavy rain continued hitting Houston and Southeast Texas Friday, with flash flood watches issued through the evening. (Sept. 19)
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Rice expects Islamic State UN resolution to pass
President Barack Obama will call on world leaders to back a United Nations resolution to stem the flow of foreign fighters to terrorist groups. National security advisor Susan Rice says she expects the resolution to pass unanimously. (Sept. 19)
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Tourists still stranded in Mexico after Odile
Tourists and residents waited on Friday to be airlifted from Mexico's Baja California Sur five days after Hurricane Odile knocked out power, water and phone service. (Sept. 19)
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Police search dense woods for ambush suspect
On the seventh day of a manhunt for a survivalist suspected of killing a state police trooper, scores of police were trying to flush him out of the dense, swampy northeastern Pennsylvania woodland. (Sept. 19)
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Proteins put bigger dent in pocketbooks
The USDA reports second-quarter meat prices rose nearly 11 percent this year.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:35:09 -0400)
Police search car, apartment in missing student case
Hannah Graham, 18, of Alexandria, Va., a second-year student at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Va., hasn't been seen since early Saturday.
(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:09:30 -0400)
Jury delivers verdict in salmonella trial
A federal jury has convicted three people in connection with an outbreak of salmonella poisoning five years ago that sickened hundreds of people and was linked to a number of deaths. (Sept. 19)
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Obama: Campus sex assault an affront to humanity
President Barack Obama is calling the problem of sexual assault on college campuses "an affront to our basic humanity." At the White House Friday, Obama unveiled a new campaign to change the way people think about campus sexual assault. (Sept. 19)
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