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Police: 'Insanity' search done on Holmes' computer

Posted: 10/10/2013 - An investigator says an Internet search on the words "rational insanity" had been done on a computer belonging to Colorado theater shooting defendant James Holmes.

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Ex-cop killed after firing at US courthouse in WVa

Posted: 10/09/2013 - Police say a retired police officer armed with two weapons fired up to two dozen shots at a U.S. courthouse in West Virginia before police returned fire and killed him.

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Anxiety as stimulus hike in food stamps set to end

Posted: 10/09/2013 - A temporary increase in food stamps expires Oct. 31, meaning for millions of Americans, the benefits that help put food on the table won't stretch as far as they have for the past four years.

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Yellen: More needed to strengthen the recovery

Posted: 10/09/2013 - Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen says more needs to be done to strengthen the U.S. economy. She made her remarks as Obama nominated her to succeed Ben Bernanke as chair of the nation's central bank.

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House passes bill to restore death benefits

Posted: 10/09/2013 - The partial government shutdown has halted death benefits to the families of fallen soldiers, but the House has now voted unanimously for legislation that would restore those benefits.

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House GOP dismisses default warnings as more hype

Posted: 10/08/2013 - Hard-line House Republicans are dismissing dire warnings that a government default would wreck U.S. and world economies as another case of hyperbole from an Obama administration that cried wolf about the likely impacts of automatic spending cuts and partially shutting down the government.

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Obama urges Boehner to hold vote to reopen gov't

Posted: 10/08/2013 - President Barack Obama says he told House Speaker John Boehner he's willing to negotiate with Republicans on their priorities, but not under the threat of "economic chaos."

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Boys seized from Denver home malnourished

Posted: 10/08/2013 - Four small boys taken from a Denver apartment because of uninhabitable conditions were so malnourished and abused that they could only communicate in grunts.

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Debt limit overtaking shutdown as U.S. crisis focus

Posted: 10/07/2013 - A possible national default loomed closer on Monday as the partial government shutdown lingered, rattling markets in the U.S. and overseas. A gridlocked Congress betrayed little or no urgency toward resolving either of the threats.

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UK makes royal coin for baby prince's christening

Updated: 10/07/2013 - Britain's Royal Mint said the 5 pound coin (with a face value of $8) will carry the image of the child's great-grandmother Queen Elizabeth II on the front and cherubs and lilies on the back.

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New $100 bills start circulating Tuesday

Updated: 10/07/2013 - The new $100 bill, with an array of high-tech features designed to thwart counterfeiters, will get its coming out party on Tuesday, partial government shutdown or not.

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Target of SEAL raid planned attacks in Kenya

Posted: 10/07/2013 - NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- The man U.S. Navy SEALs tried to take down in Somalia over the weekend was a Kenyan who had plotted to attack his country's parliament building and the United Nations headquarters in Nairobi, according to a Kenyan government intelligence report.

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Two Americans, German-American win Nobel in medicine

Updated: 10/07/2013 - NEW YORK (AP) -- Two Americans and a German-American won the Nobel Prize in medicine Monday for illuminating how tiny bubbles inside cells shuttle key substances around like a vast and highly efficient fleet of vans, delivering the right cargo to the right place at the right time.

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White House open to short-term hike in debt limit

Posted: 10/07/2013 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- Senate Democrats intend to introduce legislation by mid-week to raise the nation's debt limit without the unrelated conditions Republicans have said they intend to seek.

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Shutdown spawns vacuum in farm market information

Posted: 10/07/2013 - The shutdown of the federal government is delaying crucial information farmers use to plant and market crops and postponing the payouts of subsidies to the nation's growers.

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Boehner: No idea when government shutdown ends

Posted: 10/06/2013 - House Speaker John Boehner says he doesn't know when the government shutdown will end and says it's up to President Barack Obama to start negotiations.

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