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Eight lives left; Utah cat revived after rescue from inside wall

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SALT LAKE CITY (Reuters) - A Utah cat has used up one of its nine lives after it was discovered near death and trapped in a wall of an empty house that was listed for sale.  




The House of Representative's account banned from Wikipedia after anonymous user targets OITNB actress

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After a series of controversial edits made by anonymous users on Wikipedia, the online encyclopedia generated by volunteers, had the last straw and suspended the account for the third time this summer — this time it's a month long.  



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DOJ, Bank of America reach record settlement

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The Department of Justice has reached a $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities prior to the financial crisis. (Aug. 21)          



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Reports: Syria troops kill scores of jihadis

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BEIRUT (AP) — Activists and Syria's state media are reporting that dozens of Islamic extremists have been killed in fighting around a northern military base. 




Conn. baby’s hot car death ruled a homicide

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The death of a 15-month-old Connecticut boy who was locked in a hot car by his father has been ruled a homicide, though the dad has not been charged.  



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This is what a more sustainable American food system looks like

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Ex-therapist allegedly groomed patients for ‘touching therapy’

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A Pennsylvania therapist can’t show his face after being accused of taking advantage of two patients with a history of abuse for sex as his wife worked in the next room.  



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U.S. Atty. Gen. Holder says Justice Department may broaden its review of Ferguson police

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U.S. Atty. Gen. Eric H. Holder Jr., back in Washington after a trip to Ferguson, Mo., signaled Thursday that the Department of Justice may broaden its review of the police shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown and investigate other alleged police abuses in the suburb north...(more) 




Developer scores major tenant for west side mega-project

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One developer's risky bet on the far west side of Manhattan is already paying off. Brookfield Properties, a development company building a $4.5 billion office and residential mega-project on five acres between Ninth and Tenth avenues in the West 30s, has secured a major tenant for...(more) 




Suspect says he killed teen as 'vengeance' against military: cops

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Ali Muhammad Brown is accused of killing a 19-year-old in New Jersey and three men in Washington State. According to court documents, the 29-year-old claimed he wanted to kill the teen as an act of 'vengeance' to retaliate for U.S. military action in the Middle East....(more) 



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British Muslims urge cooperation in Foley murder hunt

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By Kate Holton and William James LONDON (Reuters) - British Muslim leaders urged people to contact police if they knew the identity of the man with an English accent who appeared in a video showing the beheading of an American journalist. The Muslim Council of Britain,...(more) 



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EPA, community activists put toxic oil refineries in a headlock

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It’s not just coal that’s been getting the wind kicked out of it. Oil refineries will soon be feeling it as well, thanks to new rules proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency to scale back air pollution. That’s good news for the climate, and for...(more) 



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