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Murderer captured in LaPorte pleads guilty to Mich. prison escape

Murderer captured in LaPorte pleads guilty to Mich. prison escape

IONIA, Mich. (AP) — A convicted murderer captured in February near LaPorte after escaping from a western Michigan prison pleaded guilty on Thursday to charges related to the escape.

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Obama unveils campaign against campus assaults

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is unveiling new public service announcements against campus sexual assault in a campaign being supported by the NCAA and several media companies with reach among college students.

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Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

BELL, Fla. (AP) — A man who spent time in prison a decade ago for the shooting death of his young son killed six of his grandchildren, including an infant, his adult daughter and himself in a rampage at a home where authorities in the small Florida town say they had been called to in the past.

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Police: American suspect confesses in Bali killing

Police: American suspect confesses in Bali killing

FILE - In this Aug. 13, 2014 file photo, an Indonesian police officer escorts Tommy Schaefer, left, as he is brought to the police station for questioning in relation to the death of his girlfriend's mother, in Bali, Indonesia. Heather Mack, 19, and her boyfriend Schaefer, 21, both from Chic…

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Police: American suspect confesses in Bali killing

Police: American suspect confesses in Bali killing

FILE - In this Aug. 14, 2014 file photo, American Heather Mack, stands at the police district headquarters after she was brought in for questioning in relation to the death of her mother, in Bali, Indonesia. Mack, 19, and her boyfriend Tommy Schaefer, 21, both from Chicago, were arrested in …

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Police: American suspect confesses in Bali killing

Police: American suspect confesses in Bali killing

BALI, Indonesia (AP) — An American man has confessed that he killed his girlfriend's mother in a luxury hotel on Indonesia's Bali island, and the girlfriend has acknowledged helping him stuff the body into a suitcase, police said Friday.

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Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

Gilchrist county sheriff Bobby Schultz talks with the media following the shooting deaths of 8 members of a familhy in Bell, FL, Thursday, Sept., 18, 2014. Schultz said a man killed six of his grandchildren, his adult daughter and himself. (AP Photo/Phil Sandlin)

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Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

A Gilchrist county sheriffs car sits at the end of a trailer home where 7 members of a family were slain by their grandfather in Bell, FL, Thursday, Sept., 18, 2014. The grandfather, Don Spirit also killed himself. (AP Photo/Phil Sandlin)

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Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

A Gilchrist County sheriff's deputy lowers the yellow tape to let vehicles through at the scene of a shooting on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 in Bell, Fla. Officials said two adults and six children are dead in the incident. (AP Photo/The Gainesville Sun, Matt Stamey)

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Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

This undated image provided by the Gilchrist County Sheriff's Office on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 shows Don Spirit. On Thursday, officials said Spirit is suspected of killing six of his grandchildren, his daughter and himself near Bell, Fla. (AP Photo/Gilchrist County Sheriff's Office)

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Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

Gilchrist County Sheriff Robert D. Schultz speaks during a news conference in Bell, Fla. on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 about a shooting earlier in the day. Officials said two adults and six children are dead in the incident. (AP Photo/The Gainesville Sun, Matt Stamey)

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Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

A Gilchrist County sheriff's deputy stands guard on a road near the scene of a shooting on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 in Bell, Fla. Officials said two adults and six children are dead in the incident. (AP Photo/The Gainesville Sun, Matt Stamey)

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Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren

Officials walk along NW 29th Terrace near the scene of a shooting on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 in Bell, Fla. Officials said two adults and six children are dead in the incident. (AP Photo/The Gainesville Sun, Matt Stamey)

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Trucker sentenced in beating of off-duty M'ville cop

Trucker sentenced in beating of off-duty M'ville cop

CROWN POINT | An Oregon truck driver was sentenced Thursday to 20 months in prison after a Lake County jury found him guilty in the battery of an off-duty Merrillville officer. 

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River Oaks shooting suspect held on $1 million bond

River Oaks shooting suspect held on $1 million bond

MARKHAM | An 18-year-old Sauk Village man was ordered held on $1 million bond in connection with a fatal shooting at River Oaks Center on Saturday.

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Australian police: Raids thwarted ISIL beheading plot

Australian police: Raids thwarted ISIL beheading plot

SYDNEY (AP) — Police on Thursday said they thwarted a plot to carry out beheadings in Australia by supporters of the radical Islamic State group. They raided more than a dozen properties across Sydney and were holding six people and have identified the suspected ringleader, officials said.

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Cardinals quick to deactivate Dwyer after arrest

Cardinals quick to deactivate Dwyer after arrest

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals say they first learned of the domestic abuse accusations against backup running back Jonathan Dwyer on Wednesday afternoon.

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Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Police investigators work at a home at Guildford in suburban Sydney, Australia after about 800 federal and state police officers raided more than two dozen properties as part of an operation Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Australian police detained 15 people earlier on Thursday in a major counter…

September 18, 2014 6:50 am
Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

New South Wales Police Commissioner Andrew Scipione, right, and Australian Federal Police Acting Commissioner Andrew Colvin describe how 800 federal and state police officers raided more than two dozen properties as part of the operation in Sydney, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Australian police…

September 18, 2014 6:50 am
Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

New South Wales Police Commissioner Andrew Scipione, right, and Australian Federal Police Acting Commissioner Andrew Colvin describe how 800 federal and state police officers raided more than two dozen properties as part of the operation in Sydney, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Australian police…

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