Parts of toddler's dismembered body found in Chicago park

...clues about the young victim's identity.A dog with a K-9 unit sniffed though shrubbery, branches and boulders on the edge of Garfield Park on the city's west side, while investigators felt the muddy lagoon bottom with their hands, looking...
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House votes to keep highway spending level, ignores warnings

...long-term funding bills in about a decade.Since 2008, Congress has kept the federal Highway Trust Fund teetering on the edge of bankruptcy, unwilling to raise the federal 18.4 cents-a-gallon gasoline and 24.4-cent diesel taxes. The...
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Israel: 4 Palestinian attackers shot dead in latest violence

...neighborhoods caused massive traffic jams, with some frustrated motorists saying they had been waiting for several hours. On the edge of the Issawiyeh neighborhood, drivers honked their horns at a group of Israeli police and paramilitary border police...
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Pope Francis wraps up joyful US visit with big open-air Mass

PHILADELPHIA - Pope Francis urged hundreds of thousands of the faithful gathered Sunday for the biggest event of his U.S.
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Moview Review: 'Everest'

...Thin Air." "Everest" mixes outdoor action-adventure with searing human drama that will have you thankful you're on the edge of your seat, and not the edge of a mountain.Jason Clarke stars as Rob Hall, Kiwi mountaineering guide and head of...
'Blowing my mind': Peaks on Pluto, canyons on Charon

...area on the surface of Pluto the Tombaugh Reggio. American astronomer Clyde Tombaugh spied the frozen, faraway world on the edge of the solar system in 1930.Thanks to New Horizons, scientists now know Pluto is a bit bigger than thought, with...
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Halibut anger lands on wrong target

In Tuesday's 'My Turn' feature, Mr. Grutter states that the North Pacific Fishery Management Council halibut bycatch reductions approved in June are a 'non-action.
'Mind blowing' flames destroy homes in Washington state

WENATCHEE - From just across the Wenatchee River, Dominick Bonny watched a whole neighborhood in his central Washington town burn as a wildfire destroyed two dozen homes and forced hundreds to flee.
Blackhawks shut out Lightning for another Stanley Cup title

...was an appropriate conclusion to a series full of near misses and close calls that had fans in Chicago and Tampa Bay on the edge of their seats for almost two weeks. It was only the second final to begin with five one-goal games, and no team...
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Helping Alaska's future

...boards, staff and communities are working to meet these challenges with less and less support and are now teetering on the edge. School districts have continued to reduce teaching and administrative staff as well as supplies, custodial services...


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