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Obama praises 9/11 unity on a low-key 11th anniversary
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Obama praises 9/11 unity on a low-key 11th anniversary

Sep 11th 2012, 6:24 PM 4,572 Views 35 Comments

Relatives gathered as they do every year at the site of the World Trade Center attacks as the US president made a low-key appearance at the Pentagon which was also attacked.

In pics: Tour the town that's been burning for 50 years
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In pics: Tour the town that's been burning for 50 years

Jun 3rd 2012, 5:00 PM 13,841 Views 18 Comments

Centralia in Pennsylvania was once a bustling mining town but a fire which spread through its coal mines is still raging half a century on…

Santorum tells supporters: Vote for Romney and defeat Obama
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Santorum tells supporters: Vote for Romney and defeat Obama

May 8th 2012, 8:59 AM 1,178 Views 14 Comments

Defeated Republican primary candidate Rick Santorum tells his supporters to back the campaign of nominee Mitt Romney.

9/11 suspects set for Guantanamo trial
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9/11 suspects set for Guantanamo trial

May 4th 2012, 1:18 PM 1,624 Views 28 Comments

Five men are accused of orchestrating the attacks which killed almost 3,000 people on 11 September, 2001.

Man used transmitter to track estranged wife's sex life
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Man used transmitter to track estranged wife's sex life

Mar 8th 2012, 9:12 PM 12,087 Views 12 Comments

Wayne Comet Cripe was tired of hearing his estranged wife and her boyfriend making love…

Some 9/11 victims' remains went to landfill - Pentagon report
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Some 9/11 victims' remains went to landfill - Pentagon report

Feb 28th 2012, 9:48 PM 6,923 Views 47 Comments

A report by the Pentagon has found that “several portions of remains” of people who died in the terrorist attacks were put in a landfill.

Happy Groundhog Day! But what's it all about?
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Happy Groundhog Day! But what's it all about?

Feb 2nd 2012, 1:34 PM 3,847 Views 8 Comments

A small animal, Gobbler’s Knob and Bill Murray are involved…

Bank heist suspect 'needed money for dentures'
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Bank heist suspect 'needed money for dentures'

Feb 1st 2012, 3:23 PM 1,869 Views 10 Comments

Surveillance images captured during the Pennsylvania heist appeared to show a suspect without any teeth.

Penn state scandal: Sandusky waives hearing, vows to fight charges
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Penn state scandal: Sandusky waives hearing, vows to fight charges

Dec 13th 2011, 5:13 PM 242 Views 0 Comments

“This is a fight to the death,” said accused coach’s lawyer on the steps of the courthouse today.

Man fakes his mother's obituary... to get time off work
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# Not Dead

Man fakes his mother's obituary... to get time off work

Dec 12th 2011, 10:07 PM 8,852 Views 15 Comments

Relatives called The Jeffersonian Democrat newspaper in the US after the obit appeared to report the woman was actually alive and well.

Pennsylvania brothers charged with stealing... a bridge
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# Stolen

Pennsylvania brothers charged with stealing... a bridge

Oct 17th 2011, 2:32 PM 254 Views 0 Comments

And it wasn’t any old bridge, either.

Man busted for drink driving twice... in one night
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Man busted for drink driving twice... in one night

Sep 22nd 2011, 7:15 AM 949 Views 3 Comments

Robert Brodnick was arrested for a second time just minutes after he had been released the first time.

The Daily Fix: Sunday
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The Daily Fix: Sunday

Sep 11th 2011, 7:47 PM 1,588 Views 2 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: 9/11 remembered on emotional day in New York and elsewhere; the latest on David Norris’ possible Áras race re-entry; and why India’s sexiest woman is coming to Dublin…

In pictures: Emotional memorial at Ground Zero
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In pictures: Emotional memorial at Ground Zero

Sep 11th 2011, 6:30 PM 1,227 Views 9 Comments

Images from the emotional ceremony held at the National September 11 Memorial in New York today.

In numbers: the September 11 terrorist attacks
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In numbers: the September 11 terrorist attacks

Sep 11th 2011, 5:00 PM 1,418 Views 43 Comments

2996 people died in the attacks on September 11, 2001. Here, in numbers, is the story of the actions that took place that day.

Watch: How 11 September 2001 unfolded
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Watch: How 11 September 2001 unfolded

Sep 10th 2011, 7:30 PM 1,320 Views 29 Comments

The key moments of one of the worst days in US history in words and video.

Obama calls for national unity ahead of 9/11 remembrances
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Obama calls for national unity ahead of 9/11 remembrances

Sep 10th 2011, 5:58 PM 175 Views 2 Comments

In his weekly address, a day before the 9/11 anniversary, Barack Obama pays tribute to how a “resilient nation” reacted.

9/11: New video emerges of aftermath Flight 93 crash in Pennsylvania
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9/11: New video emerges of aftermath Flight 93 crash in Pennsylvania

Sep 6th 2011, 8:22 AM 2,919 Views 10 Comments

The video shows the aftermath of the plane crashing in Pennsylvania.

9/11 on the web - the virtual memorials
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9/11 on the web - the virtual memorials

Sep 6th 2011, 7:00 AM 640 Views 3 Comments

Celebrity pledges to do good, portraits of 9/11 rescuers and rescue dogs, flag tributes and a ‘living museum’ app – some of the ways the September tragedy is remembered online.

US Army officer suspected of killing rampage found dead
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US Army officer suspected of killing rampage found dead

Aug 29th 2011, 6:31 PM 645 Views 1 Comment

A US Army officer suspected of killing four people in two different states during the turmoil of Hurricane Irene has been found dead in a wooded area following a manhunt.

Two arrested for harassing Sarah Palin's family
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Two arrested for harassing Sarah Palin's family

Aug 19th 2011, 3:05 PM 221 Views 12 Comments

The FBI have arrested a father and son from Pennsylvania on suspicion of making harassing calls to the former US vice presidential candidate.

Watch: The Batmobile is back... and it's a different colour
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Watch: The Batmobile is back... and it's a different colour

Aug 7th 2011, 5:17 PM 1,589 Views 5 Comments

Holy beige, Batman! The superhero’s new wheels got an outing this week, and some fans were surprised by the design…

Sheep shearing: US school hopes grazing will save $15,000 in landscaping costs
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Sheep shearing: US school hopes grazing will save $15,000 in landscaping costs

Jun 13th 2011, 1:12 PM 327 Views 4 Comments

The only thing the school hasn’t figured out is how many sheep it will need…

Elderly couple accidentally sent $10,000 of high-grade marijuana
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Elderly couple accidentally sent $10,000 of high-grade marijuana

Apr 25th 2011, 6:12 PM 2,479 Views 0 Comments

A couple receive a package but don’t know the recipient’s name – and leave 2.2kg of drugs sitting on their doorstep for days.

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Ex-UN weapons inspector found guilty in online sex sting

21 Philadelphia priests suspended after sexual abuse investigation
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21 Philadelphia priests suspended after sexual abuse investigation

Mar 9th 2011, 6:31 AM 1,615 Views 0 Comments

Suspension of priests accused of molesting children follows grand jury investigation into allegations of clerical abuse.

Pizzeria owner accused of planting mice to sabotage rivals
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Pizzeria owner accused of planting mice to sabotage rivals

Mar 1st 2011, 1:34 PM 229 Views 0 Comments

Police call attempt to release rodents into rival restaurants “food terrorism by mice”.

Student dies after 'buttocks injection' at US hotel
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Student dies after 'buttocks injection' at US hotel

Feb 9th 2011, 6:13 PM 1,821 Views 0 Comments

A young British woman has died following a cosmetic procedure in a US hotel – which detectives believe was arranged over the internet.

US woman charged with infant murders
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US woman charged with infant murders

Oct 26th 2010, 12:27 PM 220 Views 0 Comments

Michele Kalina, 44, charged after the remains of five infants were discovered at her home and at a local landfill site.

Cold case may be opened on 57 dead Irish rail workers
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Cold case may be opened on 57 dead Irish rail workers

Aug 17th 2010, 4:41 PM 263 Views 0 Comments

Discoveries of skulls with bullet holes in them prompt an investigation in Philadelphia.