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    Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park

    Snowmobilers at the Voyageurs National Park in northern Minnesota are being rerouted over several miles of trail because of a lone wolf's puzzling behavior.

    Man killed by Los Angeles police was wanted by US marshals

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A homeless man who was killed by Los Angeles police on Skid Row was living under an assumed name and was wanted for violating probation terms for a bank robbery conviction, French and U.

    Vegas hospital sends miscarried babies to laundry by mistake

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a Las Vegas hospital mistakenly sent two dead babies wrapped in linens to a laundry facility, leading to a grisly surprise for the cleaners.

    Federal review finds pattern of bias by Ferguson police

    WASHINGTON -- The Justice Department will issue findings Wednesday that accuse the police department in Ferguson, Mo., of racial bias and routinely violating the constitutional rights of black citizens by stopping drivers without reasonable suspicion, making arrests without probable cause and using excessive force, officials said.

    Alabama Supreme Court halts same-sex marriage

    The Alabama Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered the state's probate judges to stop issuing marriage licenses to gay couples, a decision that flies in the face of numerous rulings by federal judges in Alabama and other states across the country who have said banning gay marriage violates the Constitution.

    Netanyahu pokes Obama; Obama pokes right back

    WASHINGTON -- With dark warnings and a call to action, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu used one of the world's most prominent venues Tuesday to denounce what he called a "bad deal" being negotiated with Iran and mount a challenge to President Barack Obama.