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British Muslims plead for hostage under threat

LONDON (AP) — British Muslim leaders have made a plea for the safety of a British hostage threatened with beheading by Islamic State extremists in Syria.

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Murray signals backing for Scottish independence

Murray signals backing for Scottish independence

FILE - In this Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012 file photo, gold medalist Andy Murray of Great Britain waves the British flag during the medal ceremony of the men's singles event at the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon, in London, at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Murray’s future status, as well as …

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Murray signals backing for Scottish independence

Murray signals backing for Scottish independence

LONDON (AP) — After carefully avoiding taking a side on the issue, former Wimbledon champion Andy Murray changed course Thursday and signaled his support for Scottish independence on the day of the historic vote.

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Illinois man convicted of sexual assault

PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A jury has found a Bellevue man guilty of sexually assaulting two women and holding them and a man at knife point.

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Highland teachers, district resume negotiations

HIGHLAND, Ill. (AP) — The Highland teachers union and school board were set to meet Thursday to hammer out a three-year contract agreement that could end an ongoing teacher strike.

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New central bank stimulus launched for eurozone

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The European Central Bank has launched its new stimulus program aimed at boosting lending to businesses and getting a slack economy moving.

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Yemen's Shiite rebels fighting in Sanaa suburb

Sanaa, Yemen (AP) — Security officials say Shiite rebels have reached a suburb of Yemen's capital where they are fighting Sunni militias and besieging a university run by one of the nation's best known Sunni radicals.

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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…

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Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Police investigators find a notice in trunk of car near a residence at Guildford in suburban Sydney after 800 federal and state police officers raided more than two dozen properties as part of the operation in Sydney, Australia Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Australian police detained 15 people e…

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Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

A police investigator arrives with a shovel at a home at Guildford in suburban Sydney after about 800 federal and state police officers raided more than two dozen properties as part of the operation Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Australian police detained 15 people earlier on Thursday in a major…

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Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Police investigators work in a garage 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 the operation Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Australian police detained 15 people earlier on Thursday in a …

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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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Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

A police officer searches a house in Mount Gravatt, Brisbane, Australia, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Australian police detained 15 people on Thursday in a major counterterrorism operation, saying intelligence indicated a random, violent attack was being planned on Australian soil. (AP Photo/AA…

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Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

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

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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 the operation Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Australian police detained 15 people earlier on Thursday in a major counte…

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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 the operation Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Australian police detained 15 people earlier on Thursday in a major counte…

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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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Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Australian Federal Police Acting Commissioner Andrew Colvin, left, and New South Wales Police Commissioner Andrew Scipione, right, 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…

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Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

Australian police: Raids thwarted beheading plot

SYDNEY (AP) — Police said they thwarted a plot to carry out beheadings in Australia by supporters of the radical Islamic State group by detaining 15 people and raiding more than a dozen properties across Sydney on Thursday.

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World stocks higher after Fed as Scotland votes

World stocks higher after Fed as Scotland votes

Money traders of a foreign exchange dealing company work under an electric screen indicating the U.S. dollar against the Japanese yen in Tokyo Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. The U.S. dollar hit its highest level against yen in six years. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT

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World stocks higher after Fed as Scotland votes

World stocks higher after Fed as Scotland votes

A money trader of a foreign exchange dealing company works under an electric screen indicating the U.S. dollar against the Japanese yen in Tokyo Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. The U.S. dollar hit its highest level against yen in six years. (AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT

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World stocks higher after Fed as Scotland votes

World stocks higher after Fed as Scotland votes

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — World stock markets were mostly higher Thursday as Scotland voted in an independence referendum that could shake U.K. markets. Sentiment was underpinned by the Federal Reserve's signal it is not rushing to raise interest rates.

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Scots decide whether to declare independence

Scots decide whether to declare independence

A Yes campaigner and a No campaigner stand outside a polling place in Edinburgh, Scotland, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Polls have opened across Scotland in a referendum that will decide whether the country leaves its 307-year-old union with England and becomes an independent state. (AP Photo/M…

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Scots decide whether to declare independence

Scots decide whether to declare independence

Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond poses for photographs with school children, after casting his ballot at Ritchie Hall in Strichen, Scotland, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Polls opened across Scotland in a referendum that will decide whether the country leaves its 307-year-old union with En…

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Scots decide whether to declare independence

Scots decide whether to declare independence

Children too young to vote play with a Yes campaigner, right, using Yes campaign big hands outside a polling place in Edinburgh, Scotland, Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014. Polls opened across Scotland in a referendum that will decide whether the country leaves its 307-year-old union with England an…

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