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Fire destroys rural residence

RAWSON — Fire destroyed a rural Rawson house on Eagle Township 130 at 7:24 p.m. Saturday. No injuries were reported as a result of the fire, which started in the garage and spread to the home owned by Bud Clymer, 12038 Eagle Township 130. The cause of the fire remained...

UPDATE: Teen hurt in ATV accident

ARLINGTON — A Hancock County teenager was hurt after being ejected from an ATV at 8:49 p.m. Sunday outside 14367 Jackson Township 37. Andrew Wehrly, 13, was taken to Blanchard Valley Hospital by Hanco Ambulance. According to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office, the youth was...
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Keselowski wins for 2nd time at Kentucky Speedway

Brad Keselowski takes a victory lap the wrong way in front of the grandstand after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup series auto race Saturday, June 28, 2014 at Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Ky. (AP Photo/Garry Jones) Brad Keselowski takes a victory lap the wrong way in front of the...

Cruise ship returns to Seattle following fire

SEATTLE (AP) — A fire in the boiler room of a cruise ship carrying nearly 3,000 people prompted the vessel to return to port in Seattle, officials said. Holland America said that there were no injuries among the passengers and crew of the Westerdam from Saturday’s...
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Mars ‘flying saucer’ splashes down after NASA test

This image provided by NASA shows the launch of the high-altitude balloon carrying a saucer-shaped vehicle for NASA, to test technology that could be used to land on Mars, Saturday June 28, 2014 in Kauai, Hawaii. Saturday’s experimental flight high in Earth’s...
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Benghazi suspect’s court case could offer clarity

RETRANSMISSION FOR ALTERNATE CROP: This artist’s rendering shows United States Magistrate, Judge John Facciola, swearing in the defendant, Libyan militant Ahmed Abu Khatallah, wearing a headphone, as his attorney Michelle Peterson looks on during a hearing at the federal...
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Obama to seek border aid; Pelosi visits Texas

Texas State rep. Eddie Lucio III, left, walks with U.S. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi after a news conference on Saturday, June 28, 2014, in Brownsville, Texas. Pelosi said during a visit to the U.S.-Mexico border Saturday that she holds little hope that Congress will pass...

Soccer fan hospitalized after lightning strike

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Lightning struck outside a soccer stadium before an MLS game, sending an off-duty firefighter who went into cardiac arrest to the hospital and forcing the postponement of the Columbus Crew’s game against FC Dallas. The lightning strike was in...

Border Patrol has lots of agents _ in wrong places

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Agents at the San Diego Border Patrol station are doing long-distance interviews via video in response to the recent dramatic increase of Central Americans crossing the border in Texas. The Border Patrol doesn’t have staff to process all the...
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BRAZIL BEAT: Even 4-legged friends wear support

Brazil fans celebrate after their team scored a goal during a penalty shootout after regulation time during the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Brazil and Chile at the FIFA Fan Fest in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Saturday, June 28, 2014.(AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd) Brazil fans...