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Kansas City-area shootings, April 13, 2014

More: Jury took less than 2 hours to convict Frazier Glenn Miller, Jr., of capital murder in deaths of 3 people at 2 Jewish sites in Kansas City area - @kctv5

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animals

New study: Most seabirds have already eaten plastic; 99% will have done so by 2050 - @AFP

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Kansas City-area shootings, April 13, 2014

Jury finds white supremacist guilty on all counts in 2014 murders of 3 people at Kansas City-area Jewish centers - @AP, @Reuters

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Cameron County, TX

Tornado warning issued for Cameron County, Texas, until 4:45 pm CT - @TWCBreaking

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Reports of Israeli officer being seriously injured after Israeli forces stormed a camp in al-Hadaf district of Jenin in occupied West Bank. - @AJENews

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Duisburg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Authorities shoot 1 orangutan, stun another after animals escaped through skylight at Duisburg Zoo in Duisburg, Germany - @Andreas_Wegener

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University of California, Los Angeles

UCLA defensive back Ishmael Adams arrested for 'allegedly using force to take cell phone from Uber driver,' officials say - @CBSLA

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Photo: Casualties in Jenin as Israeli Defense Forces came under fire during an arrest operation; situation ongoing - @IsraelHatzolah

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markets

SunEdison shares up 2% as Steven Cohen's Point72 reports 5.1% passive stake in the company. - @CNBCnow

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Jimena

Hurricane Jimena continues westward toward the central Pacific, storm remains a Category 4 hurricane - @NHC_Pacific

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Bloomington, IN, US

Emmitt Holt has been dismissed from the Indiana University's men's basketball program. - @ZachOsterman

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MTV Video Music Awards

MTV's VMAs brought in 9.8 million viewers across 10 Viacom-owned channels, according to MTV, and approximately 21 million tweets - @frankpallotta

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Baltimore City Detention Center, Baltimore, MD

2 Maryland correctional dogs die in vehicle when air conditioner fails at Baltimore City Detention Center, officials confirm - @BaltimoreSun

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Colombia

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro accuses Colombia of plotting his assassination - @AP

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Dinwiddie County, VA

Law enforcement captures mental subject who escaped in Dinwiddie County, Va. - @CBS6

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West Valley City, UT

Hostage has been released in West Valley City, Utah, and a suspect is in custody - @WVCPD

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Video: Police in Berlin work to clear crowds protesting anti-Islam group Pegida - @lvzonline

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Local media reports tensions are high in Berlin as police try to control clashes between anti-Islam group Pegida and counter protesters - @lvzonline

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United States

Editor's note: Reuters notes that the Dow, in August, posted its worst month since May 2010; the S&P500 and Nasdaq recorded the largest monthly percentage drops since May 2012. - Tom

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United States

US stocks close lower on month's last trading day; Dow off about 115 - @CNBC

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