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LA attorney faces suspension over doctored photosJudge recommends suspension for Los Angeles attorney over doctored celebrity photos
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High-profile Israeli spy Mike Harari dead at 87Israel spy Mike Harari who planned Mossad revenge attacks for 1972 Munich slayings, dead at 87
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In this photo provided by the Spanish Defense Ministry, aid workers and doctors transfer Manuel Garcia Viejo, a Spanish priest who was diagnosed with the Ebola virus while working in Sierra Leone, from a military plane to an ambulance as he leaves the Torrejon de Ardoz military airbase, near Madrid, Spain, Monday, Sept. 22, 2014. The Spanish priest who was diagnosed with the Ebola virus while working in Sierra Leone has been flown back to Spain and taken to a Madrid hospital. Garcia Viejo, a medical director of the San Juan de Dios Hospital in the city of Lunsar in Sierra Leone, arrived on a medically equipped military plane shortly after 3 a.m. Monday. (AP Photo/Spanish Defense Ministry)
Streets bustling after Sierra Leone shutdown endsStreets in Sierra Leone's capital bustling after unprecedented lockdown to slow Ebola spread
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In this Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 photo, salsa musician Manuel Gonzalez speaks during an interview in Miami. Gonzalez, a one-time medical student, is known as the salsa doctor. He is a one-time medical student who decided to devote himself to music instead, and has toured around the world and his native Cuba. In 2001, he left the island and settled in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)
Cuban salsa singer split between island and USSinger Manolin 'The Salsa Doctor' vows to return to Cuba after tour despite artistic hurdles
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FILE - In this Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 file photo, Kurdish Peshmerga fighters detain a man suspected as a militant for the Islamic State group, as airstrikes target Islamic State militants near the Khazer checkpoint outside of the city of Irbil in northern Iraq. Iraqi Kurdish forces have begun receiving training from western allies including the United States as they seek to beef up their capabilities against the Islamic State militant group, a top Kurdish security official said Monday, Sept. 22, 2014.(AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed, File)
Islamic State militants kill 40 Iraqi troopsBombings by Islamic State group kill 40 Iraqi troops as Kurdish fighters get Western training
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In this Sept. 18, 2014 photo Independent Kansas U.S. Senate candidate Greg Orman and his wife Sybil watch from the sidelines during the second half of an NCAA college football game between Kansas State and Auburn in Manhattan, Kan. Orman released a copy of his financial disclosure report on Monday, Sept. 22 that candidates for federal office must file each quarter: he says he owns assets worth between $21.5 million and $86 million. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Report: Kansas Senate challenger's assets top $21MKansas independent US Senate candidate Orman discloses between $21.5M and $86M in assets
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Vehicles are stopped by security personal as they enter a gate Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, to Camp Edwards, Mass., on Cape Cod. Police and military officials were searching Monday for three soldiers from the Afghanistan National Army who went missing Saturday during a training exercise at the base. The Afghan soldiers had been participating in a U.S. Central Command Regional Cooperation training exercise at Joint Base Cape Cod, at Camp Edwards, U.S. military officials said. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)
3 Afghan soldiers missing from Cape Cod baseSearch for 3 Afghan Army officers missing from Cape Cod base continues
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FILE - In this Sept. 24, 2013 file photo, President Barack Obama addresses the 68th session of the United Nations General Assembly. The United Nations Security Council is expected to adopt a binding resolution this week that would require nations to bar their citizens from traveling abroad to join terrorism organizations, part of a U.S.-led effort to galvanize the international community against what Obama administration officials call an "unprecedented" threat from extremists flocking to Syria and Iraq. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
UN to bind nations on new foreign terrorist rulesSecurity Council resolution expected this week requiring countries to outlaw terror travel
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FILE - In this Monday, June 30, 2014, file photo, Kenneth Feinberg, the independent claims administrator for the General Motors Ignition Compensation Program, announces the details of the program during a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington. Feinberg, who was hired by the company to compensate victims, said Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, in an Internet posting that he received 143 death claims as of Friday, Sept. 19, and 21 of those have been deemed eligible for payments. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
GM expert says 21 deaths eligible for compensationGM expert says 21 deaths in ignition switch crashes are eligible for compensation
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  • After devastating loss, couple find way to forgive

    After devastating loss, couple find way to forgive Abduction of their soon-to-be-adopted kids in Nigeria shattered their dream of family. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1uoSmN0 Isaiah and Salome Nengean were ready to bring two children from Nigeria to their Urbandale home, when they were abducted in hopes of a randsome. USA Today, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 10:51 PM
  • New Des Moines city manager talks about his goals

    The city of Des Moines now has a new leader at the helm tonight. City Council promoted assistant city manager Scott Sanders to be the new city manager. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 07:55 PM
  • Masked Man Robs Gas Station Wielding Butcher's Knife

    Des Moines police are reviewing surveillance video from an early morning robbery, where a man threatened a convenience store clerk with a butcher knife. Police were called to the Git N Go at the corner of County Line Road and Southwest 9th just before 1 a.m. Monday on a robbery. WHO-TV Des Moines, Mon, Sep 22 2014 @ 12:34 PM
  • Des Moines man arrested in May shooting death

    LB Goodjoint, 23, of Des Moines, was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder, a police statement said. Goodjoint fled on foot after he was pulled over in a traffic stop, the statement said. KWWL-TV Waterloo, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 06:16 PM
  • How to Fix America's Recidivism Crisis

    This year more than 650,000 inmates will be released from American prisons, a figure that breaks down to about 75 newly minted ex-cons every hour of every day. Within three years, the federal government estimates, roughly four in 10 of those former prisoners will be back behind bars, either because they committed a new crime or violated the conditions of their release. Slate Magazine, Thu, Sep 18 2014 @ 05:20 PM
  • How the state deals with OWI offenders

    The man who crashed a red Camaro on a Des Moines freeway Saturday is not the first person to receive more than one OWI charge and allowed to get back behind the wheel. A well known car dealer, charged in two separate incidents remains in jail tonight Steve Luebke charged with abandoning this burning car on the freeway Saturday. KCCI-TV Des Moines, Tue, Sep 16 2014 @ 06:39 PM
  • Man Responsible for Fiery Crash Received OWI the Next Day

    It started with a crash on I-235 just before 6:00 p.m. on Saturday. Witnesses say 57-year-old Steven Luepke was driving recklessly when he lost control of a 2010 Chevy Camaro and crashed into the median. WHO-TV Des Moines, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 09:43 PM
  • Farm Bureau concerned about designating bypass an interstate

    The Polk County Farm Bureau has raised concerns about Pleasant Hill and Altoona's recent approval of a signage initiative aimed at helping redesignate the U.S. Highway 65 bypass as an "interstate." The Des Moines Register, Mon, Sep 22 2014 @ 03:00 AM
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