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at 23:06 on February 10, 2016, EST.

US WWII vet reunites with wartime girlfriend in Australia

SYDNEY - A 93-year-old World War II veteran from the United States embraced his wartime girlfriend in Australia in their reunion Wednesday after more than 70 years apart.

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at 22:53 on February 10, 2016, EST.

Ex-LA sheriff pleads guilty to lying during corruption probe

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Former Los Angeles Sheriff Lee Baca pleaded guilty Wednesday to lying to federal authorities investigating corruption in the department, a probe that was gaining momentum when he abruptly retired two years ago.

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at 22:35 on February 10, 2016, EST.

2 deputies, suspect dead in suburban shopping area gunfire

ABINGDON, Md. - A gunman fatally shot a sheriff's deputy inside a crowded restaurant at lunchtime Wednesday and killed another deputy in a shootout nearby, authorities and witnesses said.

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at 22:35 on February 10, 2016, EST.

Michigan governor plans $360M for Flint, infrastructure

LANSING, Mich. - Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder on Wednesday proposed spending hundreds of millions more dollars to address Flint's water crisis from lead contamination and to update pipes there and across the state — a plan that lawmakers from both parties generally welcomed as moving in the right direction with the proper priorities.

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at 22:31 on February 10, 2016, EST.

Coast Guard helps fishermen after boat fire south of Hawaii

HONOLULU, Hawaii - A U.S. Coast Guard airplane was heading south of Hawaii on Wednesday to help 42 people who abandoned their fishing vessel after it caught fire.

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at 22:30 on February 10, 2016, EST.

Storm-battered cruise ship returns to New Jersey homeport

BAYONNE, N.J. - A cruise ship battered by a major storm in the Atlantic Ocean returned to its New Jersey port on Wednesday night.

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