Firefighter leaps into harbor to rescue man

...firefighter took a chilly leap to rescue him.Firefighter Noah Jenkins was the captain on duty at Station 1 when Cate Ross lifted her cellphone and dialed 911 about 7:30 p.m."We heard a big splash and thought that we should see what was going on because...
'Fire hose' of moisture hits S. Carolina; 12 killed

...Some people waved towels at them, begging for rescues; Neighbors would then step out onto their porches, too, asking to be lifted to safety.Montgomery, 34, served in Iraq 10 years ago, but there is something different about helping a place where his...
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Gunman kills 9 at Oregon college

...and after students were convinced that it was indeed officers, they opened the door."It was like a huge burden had been lifted," she said. "A huge sigh of relief that we were going to be OK."Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin said at least two...
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Cardinals inch closer to division title, top Pirates 3-0

...needing only 56 pitches to get through six shutout innings to lower his ERA to 2.04 in 10 starts with the Pirates. Happ was lifted for pinch-hitter Michael Morse with two outs and two on in the sixth. Morse walked to load the bases, but St. Louis reliever...
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Congress-White House Iran dispute a side-show for world

...Washington will remain even after the nuclear-related sanctions are lifted.These secondary sanctions are linked to U.S. charges of...billion mark over the next few years.No sanctions have yet been lifted and all can be re-imposed if Iran fails to live up to its...
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Teacher shot on college campus

...Terrified students and teachers hunkered down in classrooms for hours as the Delta State campus was put on lockdown that was lifted hours later.Investigators were searching late Monday for Shannon Lamb, 45, as a suspect in the slayings of 41-year-old...
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Five candidates, three spots, was restricted travel for middle school sports. Hart said he felt the moratorium put in place in fall 2013 could be lifted with a net neutral outcome on the board's budget.Former board member Sally Saddler was in the audience Thursday and presented...
Hungary declares emergency, seals border

...32-year-old Syrian from Damascus, who became separated from his wife as they tried to enter Hungary a day earlier."I lifted the razor wire for her, she got in before a Hungarian border patrol came by," he said. "Now I don't know where she is...
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UN agency: Iran's role in nuclear probe meets standards

...into the nuclear deal reached in July between Tehran and six world powers and will help to determine whether sanctions will be lifted.Iran denies it has ever sought nuclear weapons, and insists Parchin is a conventional military site. Tehran has refused...
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A kinder Juneau starts with the kids

...the middle school, I want to bring more awareness to international issues," Williams said. "That's when the veil gets lifted from their eyes on what the world is really like, what their life is really life. That's usually the time when a child realizes...


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