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Skydiver breaks sound barrier in record jump

Posted: 10/15/2012 - Felix Baumgartner hit Mach 1.24, or 833.9 mph, according to preliminary data, and became the first person to reach supersonic speed without traveling in a jet or a spacecraft

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Endeavour finally reaches permanent LA museum home

Posted: 10/15/2012 - Space shuttle Endeavour was finally lodged at its retirement home Monday following a slow weekend parade through city streets that turned out to be a logistical headache.

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24-mile skydive a boon for YouTube, social media

Posted: 10/15/2012 - Felix Baumgartner's 24-mile skydive from the stratosphere on Sunday was a boon for social networks as millions of users shared in the wonder of the moment from their computers, tablets and phones.

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AP Impact: Feds muff kid jewelry cadmium crackdown

Posted: 10/15/2012 - Federal regulators failed to pursue recalls after they found cadmium-tainted jewelry on store shelves, despite their vow to keep the toxic trinkets out of children's hands.

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Longtime GOP Senate moderate Arlen Specter dies

Posted: 10/14/2012 - Former U.S. Sen. Arlen Specter of Pennsylvania, the Republican-turned-Democrat who played a key role in many Supreme Court nominations, has died. He was 82.

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Monday is deadline for late income tax filing

Posted: 10/12/2012 - The agency hopes late payers will use the online electronic filing. So far this year, nearly 2.3 million taxpayers in the state have filed online -- up about 6 percent from last year at this time.

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VP debate tees up closing issues for Romney, Obama

Updated: 10/12/2012 - Joe Biden and Paul Ryan teed up pointed arguments on the economy, social policy and America's place in the world that President Barack Obama and GOP rival Mitt Romney now will drive home

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Glued toddler's mother: I'll never forgive myself

Posted: 10/11/2012 - Elizabeth Escalona, 23, pleaded guilty in July to felony injury to a child and faces a sentence ranging from probation to life in prison. Prosecutors have requested a 45-year term.

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Zoo: Liver problem to blame for panda cub death

Posted: 10/11/2012 - Liver trouble killed a giant panda cub that died suddenly last month less, than a week after its surprise birth at the National Zoo, the institute's chief veterinarian said Thursday.

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US names new top diplomat to Libya

Posted: 10/11/2012 - The State Department said Thursday that Laurence Pope, an Arabic-speaking 31-year foreign service officer who retired in 2000, will serve as the charge d'affaires

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Fewest Americans since Feb. 2008 seek jobless aid

Posted: 10/11/2012 - The Labor Department says weekly applications fell by 30,000 to the lowest level since February 2008. The four-week average, a less volatile measure, dropped by 11,500 to 364,000, a six-month low.

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Armstrong report includes 200 pages, 26 witnesses

Posted: 10/11/2012 - Hit with a lifetime ban and the loss of all seven of his Tour de France titles, Armstrong challenged the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency to give him the names of all his accusers. The agency obliged.

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Fort Hood suspect's beard case at appeals court

Posted: 10/11/2012 - An Army appeals court will hear arguments Thursday about an issue that has indefinitely postponed the murder trial for the suspect in the worst mass shooting on a U.S. military installation: his beard.

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5 people killed in northeast Baltimore house fire

Posted: 10/11/2012 - An intense fire that ripped through a row house in northeast Baltimore early Thursday has claimed the lives of an adult and four children, a fire official said.

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Much of odd weapons cache on plane was permissible

Posted: 10/11/2012 - Yongda Huang Harris, 28, was taken into custody at Los Angeles International Airport last week when U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers noticed he was wearing the bulletproof vest.

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Teachers make money selling materials online

Posted: 10/11/2012 - Teachers like Nannini are making extra money providing materials to their cash-strapped and time-limited colleagues on curriculum sharing sites like teacherspayteachers.com

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