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Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, AU

School in Melbourne, Australia, evacuated after threat; bomb squad called in - @abcnewsMelb

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Fredonia, WA, US

Small plane runs off runway at Skagit Regional Airport in Fredonia, Wash; no injuries reported - @CoryMinderhout


Denver, CO, US

Report: Denver Broncos receiver, punt returner Jordan Norwood to miss upcoming season after tearing ACL - @SInow



Chicago Cubs rain-shortened win over San Francisco Giants overturned after Giants protest - @chicagotribune


Ellijay, GA, US

Trees down, roads blocked after storm in Elijay, Ga; more than 3,000 power outages, emergency manager reports - @JimCantore

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

Photo: Gaza activists hang large pro-Palestinian flag from Manhattan Bridge in New York City - @jeffrae

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Michael Brown fatally shot in Ferguson, Mo.

Grand jury begins hearing evidence as it weighs possible charges against Ferguson, Mo., police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown - @AP

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San Diego-area fires, May 2014

Teenage girl accused of starting Cocos Fire in San Diego found competent to stand trial, judge rules - @nbcsandiego

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American journalist executed by Islamic State

Pentagon press secretary: 'We put the best of the United States military in harms way to try and bring our citizens home' - @marieharf

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American journalist executed by Islamic State

Pentagon press secretary: Rescue operations to free hostages in Syria involved both air and ground components - @marieharf

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American journalist executed by Islamic State

Officials: Special forces launched mission in Syria to rescue US hostages this summer but didn't find any - @AP

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Michael Brown fatally shot in Ferguson, Mo.

St. Louis Police release video, calls from Tuesday's shooting of shoplifter (warning: graphic) - @stlpublicradio

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Los Angeles, CA, US

18-year-old charged with 15 felonies, including attempted murder on an officer, after deadly chase in south Los Angeles - @LANow

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Ukraine, Russia political crisis

Pro-Russian separatists hit 2 helicopters, Ukrainian military source says - @cnnbrk

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Israeli-Palestinian conflict

UN Security Council expresses 'grave' concern over resumption of hostilities in Gaza, urges immediate return to humanitarian ceasefire - @Reuters

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auto travel

California Highway Patrol officer caught on camera beating a woman on freeway shoulder stripped of duties - @NBCLA

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Michael Brown fatally shot in Ferguson, Mo.

Officer who pointed gun at protesters in Ferguson, Mo., suspended, officials say - @AP

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Barrie, Ontario, CA

Environment Canada has issued a tornado warning for Barrie, Collingwood, Hillsdale, Midland, Coldwater and Orr Lake - @CP24

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The head of the Guatemalan military's joint chiefs of staff died in a helicopter crash near the border with Mexico, government says - @AP

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Fremont, CA, US

Fremont, Calif., teacher and missing hiker Gregory Muck has been found dead in Kings Canyon National Park - @ABC30

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