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Police: Pa. Barracks ambush suspect sought mass murder

BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) — The suspect in the killing of a trooper and the critical wounding of another outside a rural barracks is a survivalist who has expressed a desire to kill law enforcement officers and commit mass murder, state police said Tuesday.

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President Barack Obama chats with Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed after arriving at Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta for a scheduled visit to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
President Barack Obama chats with Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed after arriving at Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport in Atlanta for a scheduled visit to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
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US to assign 3,000 from US military to fight Ebola

ATLANTA (AP) — Under pressure to ramp up the U.S. response to the Ebola crisis, President Barack Obama is ordering 3,000 U.S. military personnel to West Africa amid worries that the financial and human cost of the outbreak is growing exponentially in a region overwhelmed by the deadly virus.

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An Amtrak crew works on repairing downed wires in Maryland
An Amtrak crew works on repairing downed wires in Maryland (Amtrak)
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Limited DC-Philly Amtrak service restored

WASHINGTON D.C. (AP)-- Limited Amtrak service from Washington to Philadelphia has been restored after a freight train knocked down overhead wires on the tracks.

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U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel (L) and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Martin Dempsey testify before the Senate Armed Services
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel (L) and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Army Gen. Martin Dempsey testify before the Senate Armed Services (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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Dempsey: If campaign fails, ground troops possible

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's top military leader told Congress on Tuesday he would recommend that the United States consider deploying ground forces to Iraq if President Barack Obama's expanded air campaign to destroy Islamic extremists fails.

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FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2014 file photo, President Barack Obama speaks at Celtic Manor, Newport, Wales. As the president plans a speech on the eve of 9/11 to assess the U.S. stance against the Islamic State militants, U.S. officials say the strategy will largely build on the current air strikes and work with the nascent coalition he began to build in Wales. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)
FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2014 file photo, President Barack Obama speaks at Celtic Manor, Newport, Wales. As the president plans a speech on the eve of 9/11 to assess the U.S. stance against the Islamic State militants, U.S. officials say the strategy will largely build on the current air strikes and work with the nascent coalition he began to build in Wales. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, File)
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First U.S. airstrikes in expanded Iraq fight

WASHINGTON (AP) -- U.S. officials said Monday the United States has taken the first step in its planned expanded fight against Islamic State militants, going to the aid of Iraqi security forces near Baghdad who were being attacked by enemy fighters.

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Smoking rates on the rise in New York City

For the first time in years, more than 1 million New Yorkers are smoking, according to data released Monday, marking a disturbing rise of tobacco use in the city that pioneered a number of anti-smoking initiatives that were emulated nationally.

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Judge sees confession tape in ’79 missing boy case

A man charged with killing a boy who disappeared in 1979 calmly told investigators that he strangled the child, according to a confession video played in court Monday for a judge who will decide whether the recording can be used as trial evidence.

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France's President Francois Hollande, left, talks with Iraqi counterpart Fouad Massoum ahead of a conference with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry
France's President Francois Hollande, left, talks with Iraqi counterpart Fouad Massoum ahead of a conference with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
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‘No time to lose’ in global push against militants

 

PARIS (AP) — Reconnaissance planes at the ready, France's president said there was "no time to lose" in the global push to combat extremists from the Islamic State group, minus the two countries who share most of Iraq's borders.

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This undated photo provided by the Wisconsin Historical Society shows First Lt. Alonzo H. Cushing
This undated photo provided by the Wisconsin Historical Society shows First Lt. Alonzo H. Cushing (AP Photo/Wisconsin Historical Society)
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Civil War officer’s heroism earns Medal of Honor

WASHINGTON (AP) -- After an act of Congress and years of lobbying by descendants and admirers, a Union Army officer who made the ultimate sacrifice more than 150 years ago will be recognized for his heroism when President Barack Obama grants him the nation's highest commendation for battlefield valor.

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Pennsylvania State Police Cpl. Bryon Dickson.  (AP Photo/Pennsylvania State Police)
Pennsylvania State Police Cpl. Bryon Dickson. (AP Photo/Pennsylvania State Police)
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Pennsylvania police: Trooper hurt in ambush conscious, talking

BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) -- A Pennsylvania state trooper who was injured when a gunman ambushed him and killed a colleague outside a police barracks is conscious and talking for the first time.

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