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KFC probes whether scarred girl was asked to leave

Posted: 06/15/2014 - KFC Corp. says it's investigating allegations that an employee in Jackson, Mississippi, asked a 3-year-old to leave a restaurant because her facial injuries frightened other patrons. A spokesman says KFC is also giving $30,000 toward her medical bills.

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'Field of Dreams' host 25th anniversary in Iowa

Posted: 06/14/2014 - When Egglesfield heard about plans to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the movie's release during Father's Day weekend in Iowa, he flew to Sioux Falls, South Dakota, picked up his dad and drove six hours to the farm where it was filmed.

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Man run over trying to stop daughter from driving

Posted: 06/14/2014 - Authorities in Southern California say a 69-year-old man who was trying to prevent his daughter from driving drunk was run over and killed by the woman in her driveway.

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Philadelphia commuter rail workers go on strike

Posted: 06/14/2014 - Four hundred workers at a Philadelphia-area regional rail system went on strike Saturday morning, shutting down 13 train lines that carry commuters to the suburbs and Philadelphia International Airport.

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Chia powder linked to salmonella illnesses

Posted: 06/13/2014 - Those who seek to make food healthier by adding chia powder should avoid several recalled brands that are linked to salmonella illnesses, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says.

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Obama on Iraq security: We can't do it for them

Posted: 06/13/2014 - President Barack Obama said Friday he is weighing a range of options for countering the violent Islamic insurgency in Iraq, but he warned government leaders in Baghdad the U.S. will not take military action unless they move to address deep political troubles.

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Sgt. Bergdahl back in the U.S.

Posted: 06/13/2014 - A Pentagon spokesman, Rear Adm. John Kirby, says Bergdahl arrived early Friday at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio on a flight from Ramstein Air Base.

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Bergdahl scheduled to arrive in Texas on Friday

Posted: 06/12/2014 - Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who has been recovering in Germany after five years as a Taliban captive, is returning to the United States on Friday, but he will not receive the promotion that would have been automatic had he still been held prisoner.

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It's finally here! Brazil World Cup begins

Posted: 06/12/2014 - With a nationwide spasm of excitement but also wafts of tear gas, the country that sees itself as the artful soul of football but is deeply conflicted about spending billions of dollars on hosting its showcase tournament kicked off one of the most troubled World Cups ever

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Study: Teens are drinking less, texting more

Posted: 06/12/2014 - American teens are smoking less, drinking less and fighting less. But they're texting behind the wheel and spending a lot of time on video games and computers, according to the government's latest study of worrisome behavior.

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Ford lowering fuel economy on 6 vehicles

Posted: 06/12/2014 - Ford is lowering its fuel economy estimates for six models, including the Fiesta subcompact and hybrid and plug-in hybrid versions of the Fusion sedan.

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Lawyers: GM seeks bankruptcy shield from lawsuit

Posted: 06/12/2014 - Lawyers for a Georgia family that is trying to reopen a wrongful death lawsuit against General Motors say the company is trying to move the case to federal court so it can use bankruptcy as a shield from the claim.

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For White House, little joy in Cantor's defeat

Posted: 06/12/2014 - For years, the White House saw House Majority Leader Eric Cantor as a chief driver of Republicans' staunch opposition to nearly all of President Barack Obama's agenda. Now, Cantor's stunning primary loss seems likely to make politics even more difficult for Obama.

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Some states roll back teacher tenure protections

Posted: 06/12/2014 - Even before a California judge's scathing ruling against the state's teacher tenure policies, the once-sacred protections that make it harder to fire teachers already had been weakened in many states.

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USDA: Drought cuts wheat crop; corn, soybeans good

Posted: 06/11/2014 - The nation's wheat crop is smaller than earlier was predicted due to drought, but corn and soybean crop expectations have changed little in the latest report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

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A look at scams targeting customers of strippers

Posted: 06/11/2014 - A New York City club manager and four women described as professional strippers are facing charges that the women scammed wealthy men by spiking their drinks and driving them to strip clubs that ran up tens of thousands of dollars on their credit cards. An attorney for the suspected ringleader said Wednesday his client denies the charges.

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