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FILE - In this April 18, 2016 file photo, Carlos Arredondo, a 2013 Boston Marathon bombing first-responder, cheers runners in the 120th Boston Marathon in Boston.  Gov. Charlie Baker will join Carlos Arredondo and his wife, Victoria Foley, at the Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017 renaming of the Jamaica Way Bridge for their sons, Alexander and Brian Arredondo.  Alexander was a Marine killed in Iraq in 2004; Brian killed himself in 2011. Their deaths prompted Carlos Arredondo to become an anti-war activist and suicide prevention advocate. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Bridge to be renamed for late sons of marathon bombing heroA small bridge in Boston is being renamed in honor of the late sons of one of the citizen heroes that emerged from the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings
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Fatal explosions likely caused by chemical reactionsFederal officials say two explosions that killed three workers at a West Virginia industrial site earlier this year were likely caused by unintended chemical reactions
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Police: 2 officers shot by man they suspect shot wife firstAuthorities say two police officers have been shot in Connecticut by a man they suspect shot his wife first.
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Mahamoud Ali Youssouf, Foreign Minister of Djibouti, addresses the United Nations General Assembly, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
Syria says victory is in sight over terroristsSyria's foreign minister told world leaders Saturday that his country is "marching steadily" toward the goal of rooting out terrorism _ and "victory is now within reach."
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Zach Adams walks into the courtroom, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017 for the penalty phase in Savannah, Tenn.  A Hardin County jury found  Adams guilty of all charges including felony first-degree murder, especially aggravated kidnapping, aggravated rape of Holly Bobo. Adams, 33, avoided a possible death penalty by agreeing to a sentence of life in prison plus 50 years.   (Kenneth Cummings /The Jackson Sun via AP, Pool)
Man gets life in prison plus 50 years in student's slayingA Tennessee man has avoided a possible death penalty by agreeing to a sentence of life in prison plus 50 years for the kidnapping, rape and killing of nursing student Holly Bobo
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Georgia to pay $550,000 to convicted felon for amputationA diabetic inmate serving a life sentence for murder has won $550,000 from Georgia for a lawsuit alleging he lost his leg because of improper care and neglect by a prison doctor
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Police stage killing to snag suspect in murder-for-hire plotPolice say a makeup artist helped them stage an Ohio crime scene to make the suspect in a murder-for-hire plot believe his requested target was killed by the would-be hitman, who actually was working with investigators
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Prime Minister of Dominica Roosevelt Skerrit addresses the United Nations General Assembly, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2017, at U.N. headquarters. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
The Latest: Syria asserts progress against 'terrorists'Syria's foreign minister says his country is "marching steadily" toward the goal of rooting out terrorism _ and "victory is now within reach."
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Protest organizer Tory Russell shows frustration while listening to members debate a one-year trial for police body cameras on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, in City Hall. St. Louis police could be wearing body cameras within 60 to 90 days after a city board vote Wednesday, but many details still need to be worked out. (Laurie Skrivan/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
State of Missouri lands at center of racial conflict _ againThe state of Missouri lands at the center of a racially charged conflict _ again
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Cindy Adams is comforted by a family member after a Hardin County jury in Savannah, Tenn., convicted her son Zachary Adams on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017, of kidnapping, raping and murdering Holly Bobo. (Kenneth Cummings/The Jackson Sun via AP)
'Hallelujah': Slain nursing student's family praises verdictShortly after a man was convicted of kidnapping and killing Tennessee nursing student Holly Bobo, her family and friends held hands, closed their eyes and thanked God for the guilty verdict
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Man convicted in kidnap-killing of Tennessee nursing student sentenced to life in prison plus 50 yearsMan convicted in kidnap-killing of Tennessee nursing student sentenced to life in prison plus 50 years
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FILE - In this Sept. 20, 1957, file photo, Associated Press reporter Relman "Pat" Morin dictates a story from a telephone booth across the street from Central High School in Little Rock, Ark. Morin won his second Pulitzer Prize for his work at Little Rock. Monday, Sept. 25, 2017, is the 60th anniversary of the school's desegregation. (AP Photo/File)
AP Was There: Mob protests Little Rock Central desegregationAP Was There: Mob gathers outside Little Rock Central High School as 9 black students enter
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