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UPDATE – South Carolina church ‘Hate Crime’ suspect in custody

UPDATE – South Carolina church ‘Hate Crime’ suspect in custody

| June 18, 2015

The main suspect in the massacre identified by authorities as 21-year-old Dylann Roof is now in custody. Authorities apprehended the alleged mass killer in North Carolina.

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Mayor: Not enough time to close beach between shark attacks

Mayor: Not enough time to close beach between shark attacks

| June 15, 2015

The mayor of a coastal North Carolina town where two young people were severely injured in shark attacks this weekend says she doesn’t think emergency workers had enough time between incidents to close the beaches.

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Court appearance for woman accused in prison escape

Court appearance for woman accused in prison escape

| June 15, 2015

A prison tailoring shop instructor accused of helping two killers escape from an upstate New York prison is due in court Monday morning.

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Small Business Optimism Index rises to ‘normal’ level

Small Business Optimism Index rises to ‘normal’ level

| June 15, 2015

The National Federation of Independent Business published the Small Business Optimism Index for May, revealing the highest reading since December.

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New lead in escaped prisoners case focuses on rural area

New lead in escaped prisoners case focuses on rural area

| June 12, 2015

Law enforcement officers searching for two New York convicts are focusing on a rural area after residents reported seeing two men jumping a stone wall.

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N.Y. prison employee may have been intended getaway driver

N.Y. prison employee may have been intended getaway driver

| June 11, 2015

A person close to the investigation says authorities believe a New York prison employee was supposed to be the getaway driver for two escaped killers but didn’t show up.

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Search for escapees expands to Vermont

Search for escapees expands to Vermont

| June 11, 2015

AP – Authorities in New York say they have no idea where two convicted killers are who escaped from a prison upstate last weekend.

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US to send more troops to Iraq for expanded training mission

US to send more troops to Iraq for expanded training mission

| June 10, 2015

The White House could announce today to send several hundred more troops to Iraq to expand training of Iraqi forces.

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UPDATE: Breaking – White House press briefing interrupted amid security concern

UPDATE: Breaking – White House press briefing interrupted amid security concern

| June 9, 2015

Reporters have been allowed back into the briefing room after bomb sniffing dogs swept the area.

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