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This Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, photo provided by the U.S. Geological Survey shows the flow from the June 27th flow from the Kilauea volcano passing near the Kaohe Homesteads in Pahoa, Hawaii. On Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, Hawaii County spokesman Kevin Dayton said the slow-moving lava is expected to bypass homes in the Kaohe Homesteads subdivision, and the lava is about 19 days from reaching Pahoa Village Road. (AP Photo/U.S. Geological Survey)
Hawaii lava flow approaching homes slows downHawaii lava flow on Big Island has slowed considerably as it approaches rural homes
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This undated booking photo provided by the Madera, Calif., County Jail shows Jorge Lopez-Diaz, 26. Lopez-Diaz is one of five inmates who escaped from the jail in the Central Valley city of Madera, Calif., late Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. The five were being held on various charges including attempted murder and armed robbery. It's unclear how the men, who are believed to be gang members, escaped from the jail. Authorities say all five men should be considered armed and dangerous. (AP Photo/Madera County Jail)
California authorities search for 5 jail escapeesCalifornia authorities search for 5 men who fled from Madera County jail
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A transcript of AP interview with Egypt's el-SissiA transcript of AP interview with Egypt's el-Sissi
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Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper (9) runs in for a touchdown against Florida in the first half of an NCAA college football game on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
Blake Sims, No. 3 Alabama top Florida 42-21Blake Sims' 445-yard, 4-touchdown game leads No. 3 Alabama past Florida 42-21
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Uniformed Secret Service officers walk along the lawn on the North side of the White House in Washington, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. The Secret Service is coming under intense scrutiny after a man who hopped the White House fence made it all the way through the front door before being apprehended.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Secret Service boosts security outside White HouseSecret Service chief steps up security outside White House after fence-jumper made it inside
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Former New York Mayor David Dinkins attends a memorial service for actress Ruby Dee at The Riverside Church, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 in New York. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
Ruby Dee memorialized in NYC with song and danceNew York memorial for actress Ruby Dee features Alicia Keys and Wynton Marsalis
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GOP's Roberts heads to swing-voting east KansasSen. Pat Roberts touts pure GOP message in swing-voting east Kansas, as race boils to 2
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Corgi owners rally around slain dog in WashingtonCorgi owners rally around slain Bellingham, Washington, dog; suspect remorseful
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Heidi Klum arrives for the amfAR charity dinner during the fashion week in Milan, Italy, Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014. (AP Photo/Giuseppe Aresu)
Designers go for the flow at Milan Fashion WeekMilan Fashion Week: Sorrentino short film premieres at Armani, Jil Sander redefines minimalism
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  • Chicago area Croatians laud Cupich appointment

    The Croatian community in Chicago is ecstatic about the naming of a Roman Catholic archbishop who shares their heritage, one of its leaders said Saturday. Bishop Blase Cupich, of Spokane, Washington, was appointed Saturday to succeed Cardinal Francis George. Daily Herald, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 05:47 PM
  • Guilty verdict in peanut trial should send warning

    Authorities are hunkering down in the overnight darkness of the wooded northeast Pennsylvania neighborhood where a man suspected of the fatal ambush of a state police trooper lived with his parents. Authorities who spent the night in the neighborhood where a man suspected in the fatal shooting of a Pennsylvania State Police trooper lived with his parents donned bulletproof vests and gathered heavy rifles before... Ruby Dee will be remembered in poetry and song this weekend as the actress and civil rights activist is memorialized by admirers including Alicia Keys, Audra McDonald, Harry Belafonte and Angela Bassett. WAND-TV Decatur, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 09:46 AM
  • Fourth person charged with Oak Lawn home invasion

    A fourth person charged with a southwest suburban home invasion last month was ordered held on a $500,000 bond Friday. Damion Larios, 22, had eluded police since the Aug. 20 robbery in the 9200 block of South Central Avenue in Oak Lawn, Oak Lawn police said in a statement. My FOX Chicago, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 07:47 PM
  • Four charged in shooting death of 9-year-old

    A gang member recently out of prison shot and killed a 9-year-old boy because he thought the child was warning his intended targets, Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy announced Friday. Chicago Sun-Times, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 07:28 PM
  • Man missing from South Chicago

    Geremy Frank, 37, was last seen walking in the 8100 block of South South Shore Drive, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police. Frank is described as a 6-foot, 230-pound black man with brown eyes, black hair and a dark complexion, police said. My FOX Chicago, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 03:55 PM
  • Stret View 217: Sheer elegance

    Alyssa models how smart girls show skin: sheer! And it works for all sizes-this type of fabric is incredibly forgiving. It's also how you can winterize more summery items, or add interest to a look. Chicago Reader, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 10:31 AM
  • Sept. 19 police reports

    Note to readers: Information in Police Reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office and city police departments. Individuals listed in Police Reports who have been charged with a crime have not been proven guilty in court. Daily Chronicle, Sat, Sep 20 2014 @ 12:49 AM
  • Former city of Chicago official sentenced

    A one-time deputy chief of staff to former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley has been sentenced to five years' probation for a scheme in which he cashed checks made out to a charity, then pocketed part of the money. At Thursday's sentencing in Chicago, a federal judge cited Gene Lee's decades helping his community in choosing not to give the 65-year-old prison time. The Daily Gazette, Fri, Sep 19 2014 @ 12:13 PM
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