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911 call details moments after King found in pool

Posted: 06/20/2012 - Rodney King's fiancee repeatedly implored authorities to hurry in a frantic 911 call, saying she woke to the sounds of a fall and found him at the bottom of his swimming pool.

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Committee poised for contempt vote against Holder

Posted: 06/20/2012 - A House committee is poised to vote on whether to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress for failing to turn over more Justice Department documents on a flawed gun-smuggling probe.

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Despite crisis, Greece still functions

Posted: 06/20/2012 - For a country where crisis has become an intimate state of mind, there is plenty of benign normalcy around, lots of reminders of the rules and infrastructure and hygiene standards that define what it is.

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Investors hoping for Fed action to boost economy

Posted: 06/20/2012 - The Federal Reserve, meeting at a time of heightened uncertainty, is expected to provide further support for a slumping U.S. economy. But there is no consensus over what form the added support will take.

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Heat top Thunder 104-98, 1 win from NBA title

Posted: 06/20/2012 - A limping, grimacing James shook off the pain of left leg cramps to hit a tiebreaking 3-pointer with 2:51 remaining and the Miami Heat held off the Oklahoma City Thunder for a 104-98 victory Tuesday night and a 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals that no team has ever blown.

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US plans significant military presence in Kuwait

Posted: 06/19/2012 - The United States is planning a significant military presence of 13,500 troops in Kuwait to give it the flexibility to respond to sudden conflicts in the region as Iraq adjusts to the withdrawal of American combat forces.

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Microsoft's 'Surface' tablet aims for productivity

Posted: 06/19/2012 - Microsoft unveiled a new tablet computer, Surface, that attempts to take advantage of one of the few criticisms of Apple's iPad — that it is better for consuming content than creating it.

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G-20 will produce plan for global growth

Posted: 06/19/2012 - The leaders of the world's largest economies will portray themselves on Tuesday as united behind efforts to boost growth and job creation in order to repair a fragile global economy.

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UT's solar-powered house to be displayed in DC

Posted: 06/19/2012 - The University of Tennessee's solar-powered house will be on display this summer at the Smithsonian Folklife Festival on the National Mall in Washington.

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Truck explodes in Nashville, injuring 2

Posted: 06/18/2012 - Two people were taken to the hospital after a tractor trailer exploded in Nashville close to the Rutherford County line.

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Chinese spacecraft docks with orbiting module

Posted: 06/18/2012 - A Chinese spacecraft carrying three astronauts docked with an orbiting module Monday, another first for the country as it strives to match American and Russian exploits in space.

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2 Alaska troopers shot, gunman found dead

Posted: 06/18/2012 - Two Alaska State Troopers were shot Sunday in a remote town north of the Arctic Circle, touching off a near-nine hour standoff that ended with the suspected gunman apparently taking his own life, authorities said.

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More homes evacuated in Colorado wildfire

Posted: 06/18/2012 - Crews in northern Colorado faced powerful winds Sunday as they battled a blaze that has scorched 87 square miles of mountainous forest land and destroyed at least 181 homes, the most in state history.

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Sandusky trial's second week turns to defense case

Posted: 06/18/2012 - The defense in Jerry Sandusky's child sexual abuse trial could begin putting on its own witnesses early this week, and one of them could be the former Penn State assistant football coach himself.

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Summit lets Obama, Putin size up the competition

Posted: 06/18/2012 - "I expect that it will be a candid discussion, it will get down to business," White House deputy national security adviser Ben Rhodes said ahead of the lengthy morning meeting between Obama and Putin.

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Greek election victor to hold coalition talks

Posted: 06/18/2012 - Greek conservative leader Antonis Samaras will launch coalition talks Monday after coming first in national elections that follow weeks of uncertainty over the debt-crippled country's future.

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US Olympic uniforms could shave time off sprints

Posted: 06/15/2012 - U.S. Olympic track and field athletes will wear uniforms at the London Summer Olympics that Nike says could shave up to 0.023 seconds off 100-meter sprint times.

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Judge to hear arguments over ABC reality show

Posted: 06/15/2012 - CBS is getting its chance to try to shatter rival ABC's plan for its new reality competition show "The Glass House" by focusing their arguments on one person — a federal judge.

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Following fallout from a Greek euro exit to the US

Posted: 06/15/2012 - Bankers, governments and investors are starting to prepare for Greece to stop using the euro as its currency, a move that could spread turmoil throughout the global financial system.

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