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  • Gulf of Maine: 'Poster child' for global warming
    FRIENDSHIP, Maine (AP) -- Imagine Cape Cod without cod. Maine without lobster. The region's famous rocky beaches invisible, obscured by constant high waters....
  • Second Syria beheading raises stakes for US
    BEIRUT (AP) -- Islamic State extremists have released a video purportedly showing the beheading of a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, and warned President Barack Obama that continuing airstrikes against the group in Iraq will be met with the killing of more Western captives....
  • Lawyer says family of girl with Uzi is devastated
    PHOENIX (AP) -- An attorney for the parents of a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed an Arizona shooting range instructor with an Uzi said Tuesday the family is devastated by the tragedy that occurred on a brief excursion during a vacation....
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  • Lawsuits seek any Michael Brown juvenile records
    CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) -- Lingering questions about Michael Brown could be answered Wednesday as two news organizations seek the release of any possible juvenile records for the unarmed 18-year-old who was killed by a Missouri police officer last month....
  • 3 fatally shot, 2 wounded at Kansas City homes
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Three people were killed and two others critically wounded in a shooting in a residential neighborhood in south Kansas City on Tuesday afternoon, and police located a missing SUV hours later several miles away....
  • Missouri teacher initiative survives challenge
    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- A Missouri judge rejected a legal challenge Tuesday to a November ballot proposal that seeks to tie teachers' jobs and salaries to the performance of their students....
  • Ex-Mamtek CEO pleads guilty to theft, fraud
    ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) -- A man who persuaded a rural Missouri town and the state to invest millions in bonds and incentives for an artificial sweetener plant that never materialized pleaded guilty Tuesday to three felony charges....
  • Noranda laying off employees, suspending expansion
    NEW MADRID, Mo. (AP) -- Noranda Aluminum Inc. announced Tuesday that it is laying off up to 200 employees and suspending an expansion project at its southeast Missouri smelter because state regulators refused to lower its electricity rates....
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