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'Cops' crew member killed in police shooting

A crew member working on a taping of "Cops" was inadvertently shot and killed by a police officer during a robbery in Omaha, Nebraska, local officials said Wednesday.

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F-15C crash

Garrett Beck

F-15 fighter jet crashes in Virginia

A pilot is missing after an Air National Guard F-15C fighter jet crashed Wednesday in Virginia's Augusta County, authorities said.

It was not immediately clear whether the pilot ejected, Air Force Col. James Keefe, 104th Fighter Wing commander, told…

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Medical marijuana

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WeedHire: The job search app for the legal pot biz

Looking for a job in the legal marijuana industry? There's an app for that.

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Girl kills gun instructor

Mohave County Sheriff's Office

No charges after girl, 9, kills gun instructor

A 9-year-old girl learning to fire a submachine gun accidentally killed her instructor at a shooting range when the weapon recoiled over her shoulder, according to Arizona authorities.

The instructor, 39-year-old Charles Vacca, died at a hospital…

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Apple store in mall

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Apple may unveil iWatch on September 9 -- report

Tick-tock! Clear up some space on your wrist. It might finally be iWatch time on September 9.

Influential tech new site Re/code reported Wednesday that Apple may unveil a wearable device next month at the same event where it is expected to debut…

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Ebola virus

CDC

Ebola outbreak: 'Even worse than I'd feared'

"It's even worse than I'd feared," Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Wednesday of the Ebola outbreak rampaging through West Africa. "Every day this outbreak goes on, it increases the risk for another…

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Fed Chair Ben Bernanke

Reuters

2008: Worse than the Great Depression?

Ben Bernanke, the former head of the Federal Reserve, said the 2008 financial crisis was the worst in global history, surpassing even the Great Depression.

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Steven Joel Sotloff

ISIS

Captive's mom: 'He's an innocent journalist'

A mother's plea to the terrorists holding her son hostage: No individual should be punished for events he cannot control.

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Syrian Islamists seize Golan Heights crossing

Islamist militants battling the Syrian government seized control of the Quneitra border crossing between Syria and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Wednesday, according to an Israeli military spokesman and the Syrian Observatory for Human…

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Douglas McAuthur McCain, 2003 booking photo

Anoka County Sheriff's Office

Claim: 2nd American killed fighting for ISIS

Douglas McAuthur McCain is not the only American killed while fighting for ISIS in recent days, a coalition of Syrian opposition groups said Wednesday.

A second American was killed in a battle with rival opposition groups as well, said the coalition…

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