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Investigators gather at the scene of a fatal accident in North Philadelphia, Friday July 25, 2014. Two children were killed and three people critically injured when a hijacked car lost control and hit a group of people near a fruit stand, according to police. (AP Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)
Carjackers on run after crash that killed 3 kids2 carjackers still on the run after ramming stolen SUV into family, killing 3 young siblings
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Chief Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Alex Kozinski poses for a portrait in the lobby of a Washington office building, Thursday, July 24, 2014. Kozinski, an influential federal appeals court judge said that the nation's third lethal injection execution to go awry in six months underscores his call to bring back firing squads. Kozinski said lethal injection was a "dishonest" attempt to disguise the brutal nature of capital punishment. (AP Photo/J. David Ake)
Arizona execution renews debate over methodsLengthy Arizona execution rekindles debate over appropriate death penalty methods
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ADVANCE FOR USE SUNDAY, JULY 27, 2014 AND THEREAFTER - FILE - In this Thursday, July 10, 2014 file photo, former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, left, and one of his defense attorneys, John Brownlee, prepare to enter the U.S. District Courthouse in Richmond, Va. Brownlee, the former U.S. attorney for the Western District of Virginia, heads the Holland & Knight law firm's white collar defense team and leads a large legal contingent for McDonnell. (AP Photo/Richmond Times-Dispatch, Bob Brown)
Gifts-for-favors trial set for ex-governor, wifeTrial set in gifts-for-favors case against former Virginia governor, wife
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In this Sept. 7, 2013 photo, Ohio State University marching band director Jon Waters leads the band in "Carmen Ohio" following a NCAA football game against San Diego State at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. OSU on Thursday, July 24, 2014 fired Waters amid allegations he knew about and ignored "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment. (AP Photo/The Columbus Dispatch, Adam Cairns)
Ohio State to form task force after band scandalOhio State University plans to name task force to study reforms after band director's firing
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Lake Huron fishery recovers, but anglers skepticalLake Huron's fishery recovering from chinook salmon collapse, but anglers appear unconvinced
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Penn State hires former Cal AD to lead programPenn State hires former Cal AD Sandy Barbour to lead athletic program
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San Francisco 49ers linebacker Michael Wihoite (57) warms up next to teammate Kendall Hunter (32) during an NFL football training camp on Friday, July 25, 2014, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo)
49ers RB Kendall Hunter out with torn ACL49ers RB Kendall Hunter out for season with torn ACL
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Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jake Peavy works against the Toronto Blue Jays during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, July 22, 2014 in Toronto. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Nathan Denette)
AP Source: Giants to acquire Peavy from Red SoxPerson with knowledge of trade says Giants acquire Peavy from Boston for 2 minor leaguers
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Packers re-sign WR Jordy Nelson after 1st practicePackers re-sign top wideout Jordy Nelson after 1st training camp practice
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Germany's Tony Martin crosses the finish line of the twentieth stage of the Tour de France cycling race, an individual time-trial over 54 kilometers (33.6 miles) with start in Bergerac and finish in Perigueux, France, Saturday, July 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
Nibali set to win Tour; Martin wins time trialItaly's Nibali locks up Tour de France victory as Martin wins Stage 20 time trial
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File - This April 7, 2010 file photo shows a Federal Express delivery truck travelling north of Fremont, Neb. FedEx Corp. is under criminal indictment and facing $1.6 billion in penalties for allegedly failing to police the activities of illegal online pharmacies that use the shipping service to deliver prescription drugs. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, file)
FedEx charges raise online pharmacy issuesFedEx charges raise questions about shipping industry's role in scrutinizing online pharmacies
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In this Friday, June 13, 2014 photo, construction continues on a new nuclear reactor at Plant Vogtle power plant in Waynesboro, Ga. The first two reactors being built in 18 years, Southern Co.'s Vogtle plant in Georgia and SCANA Corp.'s VC Summer plant in South Carolina, are being assembled in large modules. Large chunks of the modules are built off-site, in an effort to improve quality and avoid the chronic cost overruns that all but killed the nuclear industry when the first wave of plants was being built in the 1960s and 1970s. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
Promises of easier nuclear construction fall shortPromises of easier nuclear power plant construction fall short in new round of building
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President Barack Obama pauses as he speaks about the economy at the Los Angeles Trade-Technical College in Los Angeles, Thursday, July 24, 2014, on the final day of his three-day West Coast trip. Striking a populist stand ahead of the midterm elections, Obama is demanding "economic patriotism" from American corporations that seek overseas mergers to avoid U.S. taxes. Obama and congressional Democrats are pushing to severely limit such deals, a move resisted by Republicans who argue the entire corporate tax code needs an overhaul.  (AP Photo)
Obama: Offshore 'tax inversions' are unpatrioticObama says companies dodging taxes by moving headquarters overseas is unpatriotic
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FILE - In this Wednesday, July 3, 2013, file photo, Russian  Federal Security Service Chief Alexander Bortnikov attends a meeting in the Kremlin in Moscow. A European Union document released Friday, July 25, 2014, shows that among those targeted by a EU-wide asset freeze and travel ban are Alexander Bortnikov, head of the Russian Federal Security. The new sanctions were announced in a Friday entry to the EU's Official Journal. In all, 15 people were sanctioned, and 18 organizations or businesses, including rebel groups taking part in the pro-Russia revolt in eastern Ukraine.  (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Mikhail Klimentyev, Presidential Press Service, File)
EU hits Russian intelligence chiefs with sanctionsNew EU sanctions imposed on Russian intelligence chiefs, rebel organizations in Ukraine
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A customer walks by the empty produce isle Thursday July 24, 2014 at a Market Basket supermarket in Concord, N.H. A decades-long family feud, which brought about the ouster of Arthur T. Demoulas as CEO of the privately held company, led to a worker revolt, customer boycotts and empty shelves in the grocery chain's stores in Maine, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. More than 100 Massachusetts legislators and mayors, Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley, and New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan have publicly supported the employees. (AP Photo)
Family feud sparks revolt at grocery store chainFamily feud sparks revolt at New England grocery store chain; workers want CEO back
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