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Former Metra executive to steer South Shore

The Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District hired former Metra Deputy Executive Director Michael Noland as general manager of the South Shore commuter railroad at a special meeting Thursday.

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Gallery: Hot Doug's closing in Chicago

Gallery: Hot Doug's closing in Chicago

As Chicago's Hot Doug's prepares to close Friday, in a city that takes its hot dogs seriously, the line outside Doug Sohn's "sausage superstore" has become as big a sensation as the stand itself. And nobody entertains the idea for even a second that this is the least bit crazy.

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Lines linger for famed Chicago hot dogs

Lines linger for famed Chicago hot dogs

CHICAGO | Chicago's hippest hot dog stand helped elevate the lowly sausage into a culinary superstar by stuffing it with exotic ingredients including escargot, foie gras and rattlesnake. When the owner announced the gourmet shop was closing, everyone expected encased-meat aficionados to line…

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Stadium plans in northern Indiana city on hold

ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — Plans for building a baseball stadium at the former site of a large farmers market in northern Indiana remains on hold while financing is sought.

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Nearly 500 flights canceled at Chicago's airports due to weather

CHICAGO | Weather is causing delays and nearly 500 flights to be canceled at Chicago airports.

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Washington crews try to oust persistent beaver

PORT ORCHARD, Wash. (AP) — A road crew in Washington state has had it with a beaver that persists in building a dam under a bridge.

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Potato harvest schools Maine teens in hard work

BLAINE, Maine (AP) — In the gentle hills of northern Maine, far from the rocky coastline and lighthouses, teenagers trade warm classrooms for cold potato fields every fall, just as they have for generations.

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Greek police destroy suspected bomb sent to bourse

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek police have destroyed a suspicious parcel sent to the Athens Stock Exchange that was stopped at the mailroom and did not disrupt trading.

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AP NewsBreak: Mine safety violations down

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government says that the number of chronic safety violators among mine operators has fallen sharply in recent years.

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Islamic State militants attack small Iraq town

Islamic State militants attack small Iraq town

Iraqi Kurdish soldiers pause from combat to make tea near to the front line in Mahmoudiyah, Iraq, a day after they take control of the village from the Islamic State group, as they patrol on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. Iraqi Kurdish fighters on the front lines of battle say they have yet to rec…

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Islamic State militants attack small Iraq town

Islamic State militants attack small Iraq town

BAGHDAD (AP) — Islamic State group militants launched an assault Thursday on a small town in western Iraq, a military spokesman said, as the United Nations warned that 10 months of violence in the country has taken a heavy toll on civilians.

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Testimony over Hernandez evidence enters 3rd day

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Testimony at a hearing for Aaron Hernandez enters its third days as lawyers seek to have some evidence in his murder case thrown out, including from a cellphone and home surveillance system.

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Reputed drug cartel member to change plea in US

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A cousin of one of the world's most notorious drug lords is due in a New Hampshire court for a change of plea hearing.

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Texas Ebola monitoring now beyond initial contacts

Texas Ebola monitoring now beyond initial contacts

Map shows Ebola victim flight across Atlantic; 2c x 3 inches; 96.3 mm x 76 mm;

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Texas Ebola monitoring now beyond initial contacts

Texas Ebola monitoring now beyond initial contacts

Graphic shows timeline of Dallas patient, Q&A and comparison of global outbreaks.; 3c x 5 inches; 146 mm x 127 mm;

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Texas Ebola monitoring now beyond initial contacts

Texas Ebola monitoring now beyond initial contacts

Law enforcement vehicles are parked in front of building six of The Ivy Apartments complex, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Dallas. The man diagnosed with having the Ebola virus was staying at the complex with family and is now hospitalized. Officials are monitoring 12 to 18 people who may have …

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Texas Ebola monitoring now beyond initial contacts

Texas Ebola monitoring now beyond initial contacts

Children arriving home from school walk past the main entrance to The Ivy Apartments complex, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Dallas. The man diagnosed with having the Ebola virus was staying at the complex with family. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

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Texas Ebola monitoring now beyond initial contacts

Texas Ebola monitoring now beyond initial contacts

DALLAS (AP) — About 80 people are now being monitored for symptoms of Ebola in Texas, a Dallas County Health and Human Services spokeswoman said Thursday.

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Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victims

Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victims

Rescuers conduct a search operation near the peak of ash-covered Mount Ontake in central Japan, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. Saturday's eruption on Mount Ontake was the worst fatal eruption in postwar history in Japan. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT

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Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victims

Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victims

Rescuers, center, climb Mount Ontake covered by volcanic smoke and clouds for a search operation in central Japan, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. Saturday's eruption on Mount Ontake was the worst fatal eruption in postwar history in Japan. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT

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Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victims

Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victims

In this Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014 photo released by Nagoya City Fire Dept., Nagoya City firefighters conduct a search operation near the peak of Mount Ontake in central Japan. Saturday's eruption on Mount Ontake was the worst fatal eruption in postwar history in Japan. (AP Photo/Nagoya City Fi…

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Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victims

Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victims

In this Oct. 1, 2014 photo, rescuers walk in line after their search operation near the peak of Mount Ontake in central Japan. Saturday's eruption on Mount Ontake was the worst fatal eruption in postwar history in Japan. (AP Photo/Mainichi Shimbun, Kimi Takeuchi) MANDATORY CREDIT, JAPAN OUT,…

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Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victims

Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victims

Rescuers, center, climb Mount Ontake covered by volcanic smoke and clouds for a search operation in central Japan, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014. Saturday's eruption on Mount Ontake was the worst fatal eruption in postwar history in Japan. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT

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Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victims

Japan police: Volcanic rocks killed most victims

TOKYO (AP) — Doctors have determined that almost all of the dozens of people killed on a Japanese volcano died of injuries from being hit by rocks that flew out during its eruption, police said Thursday.

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Saudi Arabia: 2 million in Mecca for start of hajj

Saudi Arabia: 2 million in Mecca for start of hajj

Muslim pilgrims moving around the Kaaba, the black cube at center, inside the Grand Mosque, a day before Muslim's annual pilgrimage, known as the Hajj, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)

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