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August 21, 2014
The Department of Defense has transferred over $4.3 billion worth of surplus military equipment - including 345 Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles (MRAPs), 205 grenade launchers and over 12,000 bayonets - to more than 17,000 state and local law enforcement agencies across the nation since 1997.
August 21, 2014
"And when you see them behead an American reporter...that's obviously a terrible development, but magnify that a million times over because that's what's in store for the rest of the world if we don't deal effectively with this crisis," he told Fox News's Sean Hannity on Wednesday night.
August 22, 2014
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California's attorney general says she will appeal a federal court ruling that called the state's death penalty unconstitutional.
August 22, 2014
CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — Farming is hip in New England.
By ALAN SCHER ZAGIER and JIM SALTER
August 23, 2014
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Conditions calmed this week in Ferguson after nights of sometimes violent unrest stemming from the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer. But a delicate and crucial question lingers: What happens if the grand jury now considering the case doesn't return a charge against the officer?
August 23, 2014
DENVER (AP) — A judge ordered a Denver man on Friday to stand trial in the killing of his wife, who told dispatchers moments before her death that he was paranoid and hallucinating after eating marijuana-infused candy.
August 23, 2014
TWISP, Wash. (AP) — Officials in an area of north-central Washington scarred by massive wildfires say heavy rains unleashed mudslides that damaged or destroyed 10 homes and blocked highways.