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Shooting suspect indicted for murder

...of the head. Police told Cook's family in Wewoka, Oklahoma, that Cook may not have seen it coming, according to local media reports there.The Juneau Police Department has not yet speculated as to what motivated the shooting, which appears...
Low turnout 'a matter of education'

...The group launched an information campaign, held voter registration drives and helped sponsored candidate forums with local media leading up to the 2014 election. Though it's impossible to say exactly how much of the resulting 10 percent increase...
At least 12 killed when Egyptian forces fire on Mexican tour

...upon by helicopters and other aircraft.By late Monday, Mexico's ambassador to Egypt, Jorge Alvarez Fuentes, told local media that two dead Mexican citizens have been identified as Luis Barajas Fernandez and Maria de Lourdes Fernandez Rubio...
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Local media, Juneau Votes to hold candidate debates

Like last year, the Juneau Empire, KTOO and Juneau Votes, a nonpartisan civic-engagement group, will be collaborating to help Juneau residents get to know the candidates running for municipal office this fall.
Sheriff fires deputy for tossing teen across classroom

...teenager on Monday appeared on the Internet.Scott Hayes, an attorney for the deputy, said in a statement released to local media that the officer's actions were justified and lawful. He said Fields wouldn't have any comment because of the federal...
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Taiwanese woman may face hefty bill for US plane birth have estimated the bill at $33,000, although the airline said its insurer is still calculating the cost.The local media have widely reported that the woman evidently wanted to give the child American citizenship. Taiwan's China Times...
Egypt president approves sweeping anti-terrorism law

...accuse of bias against the government or exaggerating the scale of militant attacks. The military spokesman has warned local media against using foreign media reports.The attack on the northern Sinai town, Sheikh Zuweid, is a recent case where...
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Mother, baby rescued 4 days after Colombia plane crash

...that had water on them and I'd drink it with the boy," Murillo, her voice weak and face covered in bandages, told local media in brief remarks from a hospital bed in Quibdo. She was later taken to a hospital in Medellin for further treatment...
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Juneau woman survives plane crash

...and the engine lost power."The student pilot who had been at the controls, 21-year-old Michael Dowsett, told local media outlets that they were flying at about 85 knots about "maybe 50 to 100" feet up in the air and at the end of the runway...
Police station attack in Bosnia reignites tensions

...his father was taken away by Serbs in 1992 at the start of Bosnia's brutal multi-ethnic war and never seen again. Local media reported that Serb police rounded up the father along with 750 Muslims from the town and killed them all.One of the...
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