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The Galveston County Daily News : Nation

October 20, 2014

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Survey: Pay raises rarer despite strong US hiring

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. businesses were much less likely to boost pay in the third quarter than in previous months, even as hiring remained healthy, a sign that wage gains may remain weak in the coming months.

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Michelle Knight says she now forgives kidnapper
Posted: October 20, 2014

CHARDON, Ohio (AP) — One of the three women held captive in a Cleveland home for about a decade says she has been able to forgive her kidnapper and find peace in her life.

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Bodies of 3 more slain women found in NW Indiana
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 7:00 am

GARY, Ind. (AP) — The bodies of three more unidentified women have been found in northwestern Indiana, following what police say was the confession of a man to killing a woman who was strangled at a motel.

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Do remains belong to missing Virginia student?
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 7:00 am

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Police blocked off roads, sifted through leaves and scoured a rural area where they found remains that could be missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.

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10 Things to Know for Today
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 7:00 am

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

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Hawaii rides out storm, no reports of serious woes
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 7:00 am

HONOLULU (AP) — A Pacific tempest packing hurricane force winds brushed Hawaii over the weekend with heavy rain, high surf and strong winds, but the islands rode out the storm with no reports of any serious problems.

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Clinics say not best place to check for Ebola
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 7:00 am

When a Dallas County sheriff's deputy who had entered the apartment of the first patient to die from Ebola in the U.S. started feeling ill himself, he didn't rush to the nearest hospital. He chose an urgent care clinic.

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Lawyers due in court in marathon bombing case
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 6:02 am

BOSTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors and lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are due in court Monday for a status conference.

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Man carries Fresno man from burning home
Updated: October 20, 2014 - 6:02 am

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A man ran into a burning home in Fresno and came out carrying a man who lives inside over his shoulder as flames popped and exploded behind him.

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