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Mortgage giants unveil lending rules to let more Americans buy homes with 3 percent down

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:02am
More Americans will soon be able to buy a home with a down payment as low as 3 percent, the mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac say.
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2 years later, Newtown deliberates best way to memorialize 26 lives lost at Sandy Hook school

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 10:47am
A panel has been gathering input from families of the 26 victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School, first responders and others as it begins evaluating what a permanent memorial should look like.
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Puget Sound orca found dead off British Columbia was pregnant with full-term fetus; teeth cut

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 10:17am
The necropsy on the orca found dead off Vancouver Island showed it was pregnant with a full-term fetus.
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Amgen says FDA approves Xgeva as a treatment for rare bone-destroying cancer complication

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 10:17am
Amgen's Xgeva, which is used to treat bone disorders related to cancer, received an additional U.S. marketing approval.
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New US guidelines ban profiling by federal law enforcement; airport, border screening exempt

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 10:00am
The Obama administration issued guidelines Monday that ban federal law enforcement from profiling on the basis of religion, national origin and other characteristics, protocols the Justice Department hopes could be a model for local departments as the nation tackles questions about the role race plays in policing.
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102-year-old Pennsylvania man dies day after receiving Distinguished Eagle Scout Award

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 9:37am
A 102-year-old Pittsburgh-area man has died a day after receiving the Distinguished Eagle Scout Award from the Boy Scouts of America.
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National groups urge UVa to lift suspension of fraternity, sorority activities

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 9:33am
National fraternity and sorority organizations are urging the University of Virginia to lift its suspension of Greek activities after Rolling Stone acknowledged missteps in its reporting of an alleged gang rape on campus.
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3 dead, 8 injured after vehicle hits and kills bear in Florida

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 8:37am
Three people died and eight were injured in a crash that happened after a motorist in a Cadillac Escalade hit a bear and stopped along a two-lane road in the Florida Everglades.
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Skier killed by Alaska avalanche, authorities say

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 3:00am
Alaska State Troopers say a man died after being caught in an avalanche while skiing.
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Chlorine gas leak at Chicago-area hotel hosting 'furries' convention sickens 19

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 3:00am
Chicago police said a chlorine gas leak that sickened 19 people at a hotel hosting a 'furries' convention early Sunday was "intentional."
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Hunter’s 8-point buck is actually rare doe

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 3:00am
A Kansas hunter was in for a surprise after he thought he shot a buck with eight-point antlers -- and it turned out to be a rare doe. 

 

 

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Rolling Stone revises apology on UVA rape story

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 9:00pm
Rolling Stone has clarified its apology over a story that had reported a female student was gang-raped at a University of Virginia fraternity -- telling readers the mistakes were the magazine's fault, not the alleged victim's.
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Report: 3 dozen private college presidents earned more than $1M in 2012, the highest over $7M

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 6:01pm
Three dozen college presidents at private colleges and universities made more than $1 million in 2012, with the highest earner bringing home $7.1 million in compensation, according to a survey of the 500 private schools with the largest endowments.
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Prince William, Kate start on first visit to NYC with Sunday arrival

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 5:45pm
Britain's Prince William and his wife, Kate, have arrived in New York City on the royal couple's first official visit to the U.S.
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Authorities: 'Person of interest' arrested in suspicious NC condominium fires that left 2 dead

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 4:47pm
North Carolina authorities say they've arrested a man suspected of involvement in suspicious fires that killed two people and heavily damaged two large condominium buildings in a seaside community.
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Young woman imprisoned for abducting baby from Pittsburgh hospital dies

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 4:15pm
A western Pennsylvania woman sent to prison for abducting a newborn from a Pittsburgh hospital has died.
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Homeowner caught package thieves on cellphone camera, police say

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 3:26pm
Two teens got shipped off to jail in a Detroit suburb after a homeowner with a cellphone camera snapped one of them stealing a box a UPS truck had left at a neighbor's door.
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Alaska State Troopers say skier dead after being caught in avalanche

Sun, 12/07/2014 - 3:16pm
Alaska State Troopers say a man died after being caught in an avalanche while skiing.
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