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2 Americans among 5 killed in rare Jordan police shooting

...seriously and will be working closely with the Jordanians to determine exactly what happened."U.S. State Department spokesman John Kirby said the two slain Americans worked for DynCorp International, a major military contractor, in a program...
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4 killed, 14 hurt in fiery crash near D.C.

...accident occurred around 5 p.m. Sunday on a road in Hyattsville, just northeast of Washington, D.C.Fire department spokesman Mark Brady said in a phone interview that three people from the church van were killed, as was the driver of the...
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Shooting suspect indicted for murder

...shotgun that was used to kill Cook."JPD has not yet recovered the firearm used in the crime," Juneau Police Department spokesman Lt. David Campbell confirmed Friday by email. "Based on the victim's injuries and witness testimony, the...
Department moving away from 'bridge to nowhere'

...officials would monitor traffic and decide if additional ferry service and terminals are warranted as another project, department spokesman Jeremy Woodrow said Friday.The selected alternative makes the most sense in terms of construction costs and traffic...

...Bashar Assad in Moscow, suggesting that Putin's support for Assad's government will not wane.Although State Department spokesman John Kirby wouldn't criticize Netanyahu for incitement, he said of the Holocaust comments, "The scholarly...
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Russia begins airstrikes, West disputes targets

...casualties were part of an "information war ... which, it appears, someone prepared well."U.S. State Department spokesman John Kirby said a Russian official in Baghdad had told U.S. Embassy personnel in the Iraqi capital that Russian...
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1 day, 3 fraud cases

...tried, unsuccessfully, to open up a credit card."It sounds like he stopped it just in time," Juneau Police Department spokesman Lt. David Campbell said of that case.It's not unusual for scams to reach Juneau, but it is unusual for three...
Dead body found in Mendenhall Wetlands

...the hunting season.The deceased has only been identified as a man, with no other identifiers. Juneau Police Department spokesman Lt. David Campbell said the call came in at approximately 7:25 a.m. and the area of the discovery was near...
Okinawa threatens to revoke approval for US base

...for an injunction if Onaga carries through on his attempt to revoke approval for the work.In Washington, State Department spokesman John Kirby said the U.S. remains confident that both governments are committed to the base relocation and view...
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White House: Obama wants to admit more Syrian refugees

...State Department.Obama would like to admit 10,000 of those, according to Earnest's announcement.State Department spokesman John Kirby also said the 10,000 Syrians will come from the pool of 17,000 people referred to the U.S. by...
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