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September 19, 2014

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  • AP Top U.S. News At 3:49 a.m. EDT

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    (AP) Sheriff: Fla. man kills 6 grandchildren, daughter Utah doctor to be sentenced for killing wife Police: Ambush suspect probably hiding in woods Privacy groups take 2nd hit on license plate data Fake tweets stir debate about parody, lawsuit Home Depot ...

  • AP Top News at 3:24 a.m. EDT

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    (AP) Scots reject independence in historic vote EDINBURGH, Scotland (AP) — Scottish voters have rejected independence, deciding to remain part of the United Kingdom after a historic referendum that shook the country to its core. The decision prevented a rupture of ...

  • AP Top News At 3:14 a.m. EDT

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    (AP) Scots reject independence in historic vote Alibaba poised to surge on the NYSE Islamic State plot in Australia raises questions Militants threaten ancient sites in Iraq, Syria Sheriff: Fla. man kills 6 grandchildren, daughter Home Depot breach affected 56M debit, ...

  • Quotations in the News

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    (AP) "We have chosen unity over division. Today is a momentous day for Scotland and the United Kingdom as a whole." — Alistair Darling, head of the No campaign, after Scottish voters rejected independence, deciding to remain part of the U.K. ...

  • AP Top Headlines At 2:33 a.m. EDT

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    (AP) Voters in Scotland reject independence in historic vote with unprecedented turnout Alibaba poised for stock market stardom as it begins trading on the NYSE, could raise $25B Islamic State plot to conduct beheadings in Australia raises questions about group's reach ...

  • Police: Ambush suspect probably hiding in woods

    2 hours, 5 minutes ago

    (AP) SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania State Police are trying to flush the man they suspect of killing a trooper out of dense, swampy northeastern Pennsylvania woodland. Police say they are eliminating possible hiding places for the suspect, 31-year-old Eric Frein, ...

  • Utah doctor to be sentenced for killing wife

    2 hours, 11 minutes ago

    (AP) SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A doctor who was convicted of murder after his wife was found drugged and dead in the bathtub of their Utah home will be sentenced in the case that became a true-crime, cable TV obsession. ...

  • Italian village honoring pilots of WWII US bomber

    2 hours, 16 minutes ago

    (AP) ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A northern Italian village is holding a memorial ceremony to honor two U.S. World War II pilots who died when their bomber crashed into a mountain in 1945. Relatives of pilot Earl Remmel of Hooker, Oklahoma, ...

  • Search to resume for Texas deputy missing in flood

    2 hours, 21 minutes ago

    (AP) AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A search for a missing Central Texas sheriff's deputy is set to resume, a day after her patrol car was found swamped by floodwaters minutes after she radioed for help while checking flooded low-water crossings. The ...

  • Fake tweets stir debate about parody, lawsuit

    2 hours, 28 minutes ago

    (AP) CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois man who created a spoof Twitter account in the name of the Peoria mayor is taking his case to federal court. Jon Daniel says he modeled the satire on other fake accounts that lampooned hockey ...

  • Today in History

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    (AP) Today is Friday, September 19, the 262nd day of 2014. There are 103 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On September 19, 1777, the first Battle of Saratoga was fought during the Revolutionary War; although British forces ...

  • Crash sends truck dangling over Oregon bridge rail

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    (AP) SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a driver has been cited after a truck hauling lumber products crashed at an Umpqua River bridge in southern Oregon, leaving the truck trailer hanging over the bridge railing above the waterway. Oregon State ...

  • Man arrested in fast-growing California wildfire

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    (AP) PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A man with a lengthy criminal history has been charged with deliberately starting a Northern California wildfire that has shown explosive growth and driven nearly 2,800 people from their homes, authorities said Thursday. Wayne Allen Huntsman, ...

  • Loser to Sen. Thad Cochran files appeal arguments

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    (AP) JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A defeated Senate candidate argues a Mississippi judge was wrong to dismiss his lawsuit that sought to overturn his Republican primary loss to incumbent Thad Cochran. Attorneys for the tea party-backed candidate, Chris McDaniel, filed legal ...

  • AP Top News At 10:13 p.m. EDT

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    (AP) Huge turnout seen in Scotland's independence vote Fla. sheriff: 6 children, 2 adults shot to death Alibaba prices IPO at $68 per share 10 Things to Know for Friday Home Depot breach affected 56M debit, credit cards Militant gains illustrate ...

  • AP Top Headlines At 10:11 p.m. EDT

    5 hours, 52 minutes ago

    (AP) Hugh turnout reported in Scotland's historic referendum on independence from UK Alibaba poised for stock market stardom with expected biggest ever IPO that could raise $25B 10 Things to Know for Friday Home Depot says data breach affected 56 million ...

  • Prosecutors charge woman who claimed abduction

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    (AP) MONROE, Mich. (AP) — Prosecutors in Michigan say they've charged an 18-year-old woman with causing a false police report to be filed after she was reported missing and found a day later. Monroe County Chief Assistant Prosecutor Joseph Costello Jr. ...

  • San Diego judge denies request for license scans

    6 hours, 43 minutes ago

    (AP) SAN DIEGO (AP) — A San Diego judge has tentatively denied a technology entrepreneur's request for license plate data collected on his vehicle from police scanners. The judge ruled Thursday that San Diego's regional planning agency can deny Michael Robertson's ...

  • Police chase suspects' vehicle to Phoenix airport

    6 hours, 53 minutes ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — Passengers are being allowed back into the busiest terminal at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, which had been on lockdown as police searched for a suspect in a Tempe shooting. Airport officials say flights are resuming out ...

  • 10 Things to Know for Friday

    7 hours, 3 minutes ago

    (AP) Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday: 1. WHY NEWS ABOUT SCOTTISH REFERENDUM WAS HARD TO COME BY IN UK Electoral rules forbid discussion and analysis of elections on British ...

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