FBI will take lead in Sitka Taser probe

...holding the Taser against the body of the person to be shocked. With another setting, the Taser fires tiny darts to apply a shock to someone not in physical contact with the user.The police chief said the outside review of the Taser incident is the third...
France IDs top Paris attacks figure

...know where his brother Salah was or whether he would surrender to police, and expressed familial loyalty to him despite his shock over the mass killings. "You have to understand that we have a family, we have a mom, and he remains her child," he said...
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Schools in jeopardy

...was just a conversation ... but it's the largest part of the budget. It would not shock me if somebody did introduce a bill. Nothing's going to shock me."How the senator would vote on such a bill depends on the type of savings it could...
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Student who stabbed 4 at university meant to do more harm his eyes. He was smiling."His college roommate called him an anti-social loner. But a high school buddy expressed shock that Mohammad stabbed four people."He was quiet, but he was really friendly," Ish Patel said. "He was intelligent...
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Eiffel Tower goes dark as France mourns

...this example of living together, which is so strong in our city, is unbearable for fanatical people."Parisians expressed shock, disgust and defiance in equal measure. Some areas were quiet, but hundreds queued outside a hospital near the Bataclan concert...
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'Sharing Our Knowledge' conference highlights crucial role of Tlingit elders

...on the panel included Shorty's mother, Emma Shorty, an inland Tlingit from Teslin. Emma Shorty described her terror and shock at being taken from her family home at age 4 in 1937 and being put on a bush plane to a residential school in Carcross."I...
Day runs in place at BMW, but still leads

...someone joking he must be playing off the ladies' tees. Maybe that's why his drives at both Nos. 13 and 15 came as such shocks.Day had barely launched his tee shot at 13 when he turned away in disgust, then headed back to his golf bag for another ball...
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Demi Moore 'in shock' after man drowns in her backyard pool

LOS ANGELES - Demi Moore says she's in "absolute shock" over the death of a 21-year-old man in her backyard pool in Los Angeles.The 52-year-old actress says in a statement...
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State school board approves tougher test standards

...grades 3 to 10, replace the state's older testing system, but when results reach parents later this fall, they may bring a shock - the state projects only about one-third of students will be rated proficient.Those projections were released in August...
Migrant tragedy in Greek seas shows dangers as winter nears

...death in raging seas and freezing temperatures.On the beaches of Lesbos, children who looked as young as 4 appeared to be in shock as rescuers wrapped them with blankets to protect against the cold. They were among 242 people rescued from a boat that sank...
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