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Islamic State group beheads Japanese journalist

Islamic State group beheads Japanese journalist

January 31st, 2015 6:17 pm by ELAINE KURTENBACH, Associated Press

An online video released Saturday night purported to show an Islamic State group militant beheading Japanese journalist Kenji Goto, ending days of negotiations to save the man and heightening fears for the life a Jordanian fighter pilot also held hostage.

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Anger, mourning in Pakistan after mosque bombing kills 59

Anger, mourning in Pakistan after mosque bombing kills 59

January 31st, 2015 1:38 pm by ZARAR KHAN, Associated Press

Thousands of Shiites across Pakistan mourned and protested Saturday after a bombing at a Shiite mosque in the country killed at least 59 people.

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AP Interview: NYC mayor says he has moved past police crisis

AP Interview: NYC mayor says he has moved past police crisis

January 31st, 2015 1:35 pm by JONATHAN LEMIRE, Associated Press

Weeks removed from an open revolt from his own police force that had officers turning their backs on him, Mayor Bill de Blasio now declares he has moved past the rift, striking a tenuous truce with a strategy to stay above the fray and public opinion that

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More than 2M vehicles recalled 2nd time for faulty air bags

More than 2M vehicles recalled 2nd time for faulty air bags

January 31st, 2015 1:31 pm by MAE ANDERSON, AP Business Writer

More than 2 million Toyota, Chrysler and Honda vehicles are being recalled for a second fix for faulty air bags that may inadvertently inflate while the car is running.

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Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in tub

Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in tub

January 31st, 2015 1:26 pm by Associated Press

The daughter of late singer and entertainer Whitney Houston was found unresponsive in a bathtub Saturday and taken to a hospital in the north Atlanta suburbs, police said.

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Sports Opinion
Super Sunday is really super for fans and bookies

Super Sunday is really super for fans and bookies

January 31st, 2015 12:00 am by Johnson City Press

It is no coincidence that most professional football games in the United States are played on Sunday, because for some Americans, the sport has become a religion.

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Sports High schools
Good's 24 points helps Crockett take down 'Toppers

Good's 24 points helps Crockett take down 'Toppers

January 30th, 2015 11:32 pm by Trey Williams

Junior guard Patrick Good scored 24 points and made 12 of 13 free throws, including 7-for-8 in the fourth quarter, as David Crockett assured itself at least a second-place finish in the Big Seven with a 61-51 win over Science Hill.

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