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Tiffany Dickson embraces her 7 year old son Bryon III, in front of the casket of her husband Pennsylvania State Trooper Cpl. Bryon Dickson on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 at the Dunmore Cemetery in Dunmore, Pa.  Dickson was killed on Friday night in an ambush shooting at the state police barracks in Blooming Grove Township. Authorities are looking for 31-year-old Eric Frein, of Canadensis, who has been charged with killing one trooper and wounding another outside the barracks.  (AP Photo/Scranton Times & Tribune, Butch Comegys)  WILKES BARRE TIMES-LEADER OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT
Search for ambush suspect centers on dense woodsPolice work to eliminate hiding places in woods for suspect in Pennsylvania troopers' ambush
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UEFA picks Wembley for Euro 2020 semifinals, finalUEFA choses Wembley Stadium in London for semifinals, final of continent-wide Euro 2020
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French President Francois Hollande arrives for a press conference at the Elysee Palace, in Paris, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. Joining U.S. forces acting in Iraqi skies, France conducted its first airstrikes Friday against the militant Islamic State group, destroying a logistics depot that it controlled, Iraqi and French officials said. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)
France strikes Islamic State group's depot in IraqFrench president: First French airstrike destroys depot of Islamic State group in Iraq
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FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2014 file photo, Burger King's new menu Kuro Diamond burger is prepared by employee Rumi Sekine at its Shibuya restaurant in Tokyo. The fast-food chain is offering customers an initially unappetizing experience as it launched two limited edition "Kuro" burgers with black buns, black sauce and black cheese on Friday. Kuro means black in Japanese. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, File)
Burger King Japan's latest meal is the new blackIf black-on-black fashion suits you, how about your taste buds? Burger King has a meal for you
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Workers of a foreign exchange dealing company monitor electric screens, under the U.S. dollar rate against the Japanese yen, top, and Nikkei stock index, bottom,  in Tokyo, Friday, Sept.19, 2014. Japanese stocks rallied as the yen extended losses against the dollar while the pound jumped as investors bet that Scottish voters would reject independence based on early results from the referendum. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
World stocks rise as Scotland votes to stay in UKStocks rise, pound rallies briefly as Scotland opts to stay in UK; Tokyo gains on yen weakness
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Children play in the waves created by a passing passenger bus after heavy monsoon rains spawned by tropical storm Fung-Wong flooded Manila and most parts of the metropolis Friday, Sept. 19, 2014 in the Philippines. Heavy rains due to a storm and the seasonal monsoon caused widespread flooding Friday in the Philippine capital and nearby provinces, shutting down schools and government offices.(AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)
Floods shut down Philippine capital, 3 killedFloods shut down Philippine capital and nearby provinces, 3 killed and thousands evacuated
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FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2013, file photo, Li Na, of China, returns a shot to Serena Williams during the semifinals of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York. Li formally announced her retirement on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
2-time Grand Slam winner Li Na retires from tourChina's 1st Grand Slam singles champion retires from tennis tour because of injuries
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Nurses during training to use Ebola protective gear by World Health Organization, WHO, worker's, in Freetown, Sierra Leone, Thursday,  Sept. 18, 2014. Shoppers crowded streets and markets in Sierra Leone's capital on Thursday stocking up for a three-day shutdown that authorities will hope will slow the spread of the Ebola outbreak that is accelerating across West Africa. (AP Photo/Michael Duff)
Sierra Leone begins 3-day Ebola lockdownSierra Leone begins 3-day Ebola lockdown; 1st US military aid lands in Liberia
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FILE - In this July 24, 2013 file photo, a Chinese flag is hoisted in front of a GlaxoSmithKline building in Shanghai, China. Drug maker GlaxoSmithKline was fined $492 million on Friday, Sept. 19, 2014 for bribing doctors in China in the biggest such penalty ever imposed by a Chinese court. The court sentenced the company's former China manager, Briton Mark Reilly, and four Chinese co-defendants to prison but postponed the sentences for two to four years, suggesting they may never be served. The court said it granted leniency because the defendants confessed. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, File)
China fines GlaxoSmithKline $492M for briberyChina fines British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline $492 million for bribery, orders exec deported
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  • Citizens Group Emails VA Governor Demanding Independent Review of...

    Seventeen year old Christian Sierra was fatally shot by police in Purceville, Virginia, after the teen allegedly lunged at cops with a knife. Police were responding to a call asking for help with the suicidal teen. Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 01:39 PM
  • Loudoun deputy named 2014 Virginia Deputy Sheriff of the Year

    VA Sheriffs' Association President Jack Weisenburger and Sheriff Mike Chapman present DFC James Spurlock with the Award for VA Deputy of the Year. Loudoun Times, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 11:30 AM
  • Loudoun County Animal Watch

    These were among cases received by the Loudoun County Department of Animal Services. For information on the county shelter's hours and location, adoption and licensing, rabies clinics, and low-cost neutering, call 703-777-0406 in eastern Loudoun or 540-882-3211 in western Loudoun. The Washington Post, Wed, Sep 17 2014 @ 10:06 AM
  • Reston man sentenced for child sex assault

    A Reston basketball coach who pleaded no contest in June to sexually assaulting a minor, was sentenced in Loudoun County last week to 15 years in prison. Marlow Mikassas Afshartous, 40, who also goes by the name Marlow Talley, was arrested Aug. 3, 2013, and charged with sexual assault and solicitation of child pornography. WTOP-FM Washington, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 09:30 AM
  • Accused Murderer Charles Severance Delivered to Alexandria Detention Center

    Accused murderer Charles Severance was booked into the William G. Truesdale Adult Detention Center Monday afternoon, according to a news release from the Alexandria Sheriff's Office. Investigators have charged Severance in the homicides of three City of Alexandria residents - Ruthanne Lodato, Ron Kirby and Nancy Dunning - each victim killed as they answered their front door, their homes just blocks apart. Patch.com, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 02:46 PM
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