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 2014-09-24 03:51   

AP

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  Toews' OT goal gives Blackhawks win over Red Wings...

CHICAGO (AP) Jonathan Toews deflected in defenseman Duncan Keith's shot from the left point 3:01 into overtime to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 2-1 preseason victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night.Toews moved to the slot after passing th...



 2014-09-24 03:51   

AP

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  Castillo's HR in 10th lifts Cubs over Cards 4-3...

CHICAGO (AP) Welington Castillo homered and drove in the winning run with a 10th-inning single, giving the Chicago Cubs a 4-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals that tightened the NL Central race Tuesday night.St. Louis' lead was reduced to 1 1/2 g...



 2014-09-24 03:51   

AP

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  Denver area students walk out of school in protest...

ARVADA, Colo. AP -- Hundreds of students walked out of classrooms around suburban Denver on Tuesday in protest over a conservative-led school board proposal to focus history education on topics that promote citizenship, patriotism and respect for authorit...



 2014-09-24 03:40   

AP

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  Mars missions: Successes and failures...

NEW DELHI (AP) Getting a spacecraft to orbit Mars is a complex mission that few countries have attempted, and even fewer have achieved.The former Soviet Union made the world's first attempt in 1960, but the satellite didn't get far from Earth. Th...



 2014-09-24 03:40   

AP

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  Youngster Nylander scores in Maple Leafs' win...

TORONTO (AP) William Nylander scored in the final minute to cap off the Toronto Maple Leafs' 4-0 preseason victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night.The 18-year-old Nylander, the No. 8 pick in this year's draft, is trying to make the ...



 2014-09-24 03:40   

AP

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  Rays strike late in 6-2 win at Boston...

BOSTON (AP) Ben Zobrist had three hits and drove in Tampa Bay's first two runs during an eighth inning rally for the Rays in a 6-2 win over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night.Alex Cobb pitched seven strong innings and Matt Joyce added a solo homer i...



 2014-09-24 03:40   

Reuters

[ World ]

  Chinese court jails Uighur scholar for life for separatism...

BEIJING (Reuters) - A Chinese court on Tuesday jailed for life the country's most prominent advocate for the rights of Muslim Uighur people, a sentence that rights advocates said sent a clear signal that...



 2014-09-24 03:33   

AP

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  Asian stocks drift after Wall Street slide...

BANGKOK AP -- Asian stock markets drifted Wednesday as the boost from stronger Chinese manufacturing was offset by grim economic news from Europe and airstrikes in Syria.....



 2014-09-24 03:32   

AP

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  Mars missions: Successes and failures...

NEW DELHI AP -- Getting a spacecraft to orbit Mars is a complex mission that few countries have attempted, and even fewer have achieved.....



 2014-09-24 03:30   

UPI

  After Home Depot hack, reports of fraudulent activity on credit and debit cards...

Heather RecordsATLANTA, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- In the wake of hackers stealing information from 56 million credit and debit cards banks are starting to see fraud across the U.S....



 2014-09-24 03:29   

AP

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  Gibson sharp in Twins' 6-3 win over Diamondbacks...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Kyle Gibson matched a career high with eight strikeouts, Chris Parmelee hit a two-run single after entering the game for an injured Joe Mauer, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-3 on Tuesday night.Trevor Plouffe adde...



 2014-09-24 03:29   

AP

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  Bowman's late goal gives Canadiens win over Bruins...

MONTREAL (AP) Drayson Bowman scored with 48 seconds left to lift the Montreal Canadiens to a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night in the preseason opener for both clubs.Christian Thomas set up the winner after scoring the tying goal late i...



 2014-09-24 03:29   

AP

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  Hernandez hit hard, Mariners routed by Blue Jays...

TORONTO (AP) The worst inning Felix Hernandez has ever endured put another dent in Seattle's sinking playoff hopes.Dalton Pompey hit his first major league homer off Hernandez, and the Toronto Blue Jays roughed up the 2010 AL Cy Young Award winner fo...



 2014-09-24 03:24   

Reuters

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  Fired UPS worker kills two supervisors, self, in Alabama shooting...

BIRMINGHAM Ala. (Reuters) - A recently-fired UPS employee on Tuesday shot dead two supervisors at the company facility where he had worked in Birmingham, Alabama, before turning the gun on himself, police...



 2014-09-24 03:18   

AP

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  Martinez gets 1st home win as Rangers beat Astros...

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Nick Martinez pitched 6 2-3 scoreless innings and Robinson Chirinos homered to lead the Texas Rangers to a 2-1 victory over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.The Rangers won their third straight and 10th of their last 11 games. Th...



 2014-09-24 03:18   

ITAR TASS

  Motorized riflemen on Sakhalin repulse landing party's attack...

MOSCOW, September 24. /ITAR-TASS/. The servicemen of the motorized rifle force of the Eastern Military District have repulsed an attack by a landing party of a simulated enemy with field firing at the Uspensky military range /Sakhalin Island/, an official...



 2014-09-24 03:13   

Reuters

[ US ]

  Turtles band members win copyright dispute against Sirius XM...

(Reuters) - A U.S. judge has sided with members of the 1960s band the Turtles in their dispute with Sirius XM Holdings Inc, ruling the satellite radio provider infringed on copyrights by airing their pre-1972...



 2014-09-24 03:08   

AP

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  Chargers sign Draughn, Law to fill voids...

SAN DIEGO (AP) The San Diego Chargers have signed outside linebacker Cordarro Law, running back Shaun Draughn and linebacker Kevin Reddick.The Chargers need help at running back because Danny Woodhead was lost for the season after breaking his lower righ...



 2014-09-24 03:08   

AP

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  Benches clear early in Giants-Dodgers game...

LOS ANGELES (AP) Both benches and bullpens have emptied in a testy first inning at Dodger Stadium after San Francisco Giants left-hander Madison Bumgarner hit Los Angeles star Yasiel Puig in the left foot with a pitch.Plate umpire Adrian Johnson started ...



 2014-09-24 03:08   

AP

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  Suspect charged in case of missing UVa student...

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. AP -- The man authorities believe was the last person seen with a University of Virginia student before she disappeared has been charged with abduction, police said Tuesday night.....



 2014-09-24 03:08   

AP

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  Samsung to launch new phone in China before Apple...

SEOUL, South Korea AP -- Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday its latest Galaxy Note 4 smartphone will go on sale in China and South Korea later this week as its flagging mobile business tries to defend sales from Apple's new iPhones.....



 2014-09-24 03:07   

AP

[ Top International ]

  India succeeds putting spacecraft in Martian orbit...

NEW DELHI AP -- India triumphed in its first interplanetary mission, placing a satellite into orbit around Mars on Wednesday morning and catapulting the country into an elite club of deep-space explorers.....



 2014-09-24 02:57   

AP

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  Long sentences given in Miss Venezuela's slaying...

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) Three men who confessed to murdering a former Miss Venezuela and her husband in a crime that shocked a nation increasingly accustomed to violence have each been sentenced to more than 20 years in jail.The sentences were handed dow...



 2014-09-24 02:57   

AP

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  Official: Hospital could have prevented TB panic...

EL PASO, Texas (AP) An official at a Texas hospital where a nurse assistant potentially exposed more than 750 infants to tuberculosis said Tuesday that her symptoms were discovered in July but that more than a month passed before she was tested for the i...



 2014-09-24 02:53   

ITAR TASS

  Russia's presidential administration head tours airport on Iturup isle...

After viewing the display stand ,Sergey Ivanov familiarized himself with the work of air traffic controllers...



 2014-09-24 02:50   

UPI

  U.S. Army preparing to deploy division headquarters to Iraq...

Heather RecordsWASHINGTON, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- As part of the expanding war with the Islamic State the U.S. Army is getting ready to deploy division headquarters to Iraq....



 2014-09-24 02:47   

AP

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  Cabrera lifts Tigers to 4-3 win over White Sox...

DETROIT (AP) Miguel Cabrera's RBI single in the bottom of the ninth lifted the Detroit Tigers to a key 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night.The win kept Detroit a game ahead of Kansas City atop the American League Central and dropp...



 2014-09-24 02:47   

AP

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  Cruz hits 40th, Orioles hold off Jeter, Yanks 5-4...

NEW YORK (AP) Nelson Cruz hit his major league-leading 40th home run and the Baltimore Orioles pushed Derek Jeter and the Yankees to the brink of playoff elimination, beating New York 5-4 Tuesday night.The Yankees fell five games behind for the second AL...



 2014-09-24 02:47   

AP

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  Scientists: India has triumphed in first mission to Mars, putting satellite in planet's orbit...

NEW DELHI (AP) Scientists: India has triumphed in first mission to Mars, putting satellite in planet's orbit ....



 2014-09-24 02:47   

AP

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  Lightning's Marchessault scores 2 in 3rd period...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Jonathan Marchessault scored two goals in the third period, leading the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 4-2 victory against the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night in the preseason opener for both teams.Filip Forsberg and Craig netted second-p...



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