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Cream Bassist Jack Bruce Dies at 71

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Al Qaeda Commander Tweets Support for ISIS Hostage

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Boy, 13, Shot Nine Times

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New Beginnings Church Robbed of $8,000

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State: Travelers from Western Africa Subject to Quarantine

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Man Charged with Stealing Semi in Hit-and-Run

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Rose Says Kane Pushes Him to Excel on Court for Bulls

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Quarantined Health Care Worker Denounces Treatment in NJ

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