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This photo from the Utah state archives shows Joe Hill’s prison records, identifying him as Joseph Hillstrom. Lionized in a song sung by Pete Seeger and Bruce Springsteen, labor activist and songwriter Joe Hill is revered by many as a hero and martyr.  To others, Hill was a murderer who gunned down a Salt Lake City grocer and his son and got what he deserved when he was executed by firing squad in 1915. (Utah state archives/The Salt Lake Tribune via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT SALT LAKE TRIBUNE, JOEHILL.SLTRIB.COM
Utah event honors Joe Hill, hero to many, murderer to othersJoe Hill, revered labor hero to many, murderer to others, to be honored on 100th anniversary
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Kristen Stewart, centre, arrives for the press conference of the film Equals with fellow actor Nicholas Hoult, left, and director Drake Doremus at the 72nd edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy, Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015. The 72nd edition of the festival runs until Sept. 12. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
Kristen Stewart, Nicholas Hoult get emotional in 'Equals'Kristen Stewart and Nicholas Hoult do it all for love in Venice Film Festival entry 'Equals'
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A young Rwandan boy leads his goat by a rope across a field near to Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda, Friday, Sept. 4, 2015. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
Rwanda names 24 baby mountain gorillas in annual traditionRwanda gives names to 24 baby mountain gorillas to promote conservation, draw tourists
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This photo provided by Universal Pictures shows, Jason Mitchell as Eazy-E, from left, Corey Hawkins as Dr. Dre, and O'Shea Jackson, Jr. as Ice Cube, in the film, "Straight Outta Compton." After a lackluster 2014 summer, Hollywood has bounced back with one of its best seasons ever. The most surprising part of the turnaround is that superheroes aren’t who saved the day. Instead, Hollywood’s summer was led by a banner season from Universal Pictures. (Jaimie Trueblood/Universal Pictures via AP)
Superheroes, for once, don't rule Hollywood's summerSuperheroes, for once, don't rule Hollywood's summer box office
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Former archbishop accused of abuse buried in PolandFormer archbishop accused of abusing minors, possessing child porn is buried in Poland
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In this photo made available by Emirates News Agency, WAM, coffins containing the bodies of Emirati soldiers killed in Yemen arrive at the Al Bateen Airport early Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.  Forty-five troops from the United Arab Emirates were killed in Yemen while taking part in Saudi-led operations against Shiite rebels, the Gulf nation said Friday, in the deadliest day for its military in its 44-year history. (WAM, via AP)
Toll from Yemen rebel attack rises as 10 Saudi troops killedToll from rebel missile attack in Yemen rises as Saudi Arabia says 10 of its troops killed
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FILE -  In this May 6, 2015 file photo, a painting of Rev. Junipero Serra is seen above his grave inside the basilica at the Carmel Mission in Carmel, Calif. Pope Francis’ apology for the Roman Catholic Church’s crimes against indigenous peoples has not softened opposition among some California Native Americans to his decision to canonize 18th-century Franciscan missionary Junipero Serra, extolled by the Vatican as a great evangelizer, but denounced by some tribal officials as a destroyer of Native culture.(David Royal/The Monterey County Herald via AP, File) MANDATORY CREDIT
Pope's apology doesn't change opinions on canonizationPope's apology doesn't sway California Native Americans opposed to missionary's canonization
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Protests in southern Syrian city after Druze cleric killedAnti-government violence in Syria's southern Druze stronghold after cleric killed in blasts
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FILE - In this May 16, 1939 file photo, their day's work done, miners who reported for duty for the Harlan Central Coal Company near Harlan, Ky., leave the mine under the guard of troops who escorted them through a picket line. The union era's death knell sounded in Kentucky on Dec. 31, 2014, when Patriot Coal announced the closing of its Highland Mine. (AP Photo/Preston Stroup, File)
No union mines left in Kentucky, where labor wars once ragedNo more union coal mines remain in Kentucky, home of the deadly battles of "Bloody Harlan"
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  • Three Taken Into Custody After Fatal Sterling Shooting

    The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office said in a release that two adults and a juvenile are in custody. Through their investigation, detectives were able to locate and take into custody a 17-year-old male, an 18-year-old male and a 20-year-old male. Patch.com, Sat, Sep 5 2015 @ 09:49 AM
  • Loudoun Sheriff's Office Seeking Suspects in Shooting

    According to WJLA, a male teenager was shot on the 400 block of East Cornell Drive and North Duke Drive just before 8:30 a.m. The shooting did not occur at a school, but the schools in the Sterling Park cluster have been put on lock-out, which means the exterior doors are locked but normal activities are continuing inside the schools. Anyone with information about the incident who has not yet spoken to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is asked to call 703-777-0445. WCAV, Fri, Sep 4 2015 @ 12:48 PM
  • Schools on lock out after Sterling shooting

    Schools on lock out after Sterling shooting STERLING, Va. -- Police are investigating the report of a shooting in Sterling and several schools are on lock out or lockdown. WUSA-TV Washington, Fri, Sep 4 2015 @ 11:02 AM
  • Three face charges in connection with Lovettsville puppy theft

    The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office has zeroed in on three individuals who in May allegedly stole four Great Pyrenees puppies from a Lovettsville home. Loudoun Times, Thu, Sep 3 2015 @ 12:01 PM
  • Latest Phone Scam: You're Not Supporting the Police

    Recent phone calls from an alleged "law enforcement benevolent fund" have the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office warning residents it's likely a scam. The caller claims to be with a local law enforcement agency and is using the phone number 703-652-8359 . Patch.com, Thu, Sep 3 2015 @ 05:08 PM
  • Double Busing Gets Some Students to School Too Early

    Some students in Loudoun County, Virginia, are being dropped off at school earlier just to sit around and wait in silence for class to start. Bus 160 is picking up some Sanders Corner Elementary School students 20 minutes earlier this year so it can drop them off with time left to pick up another load of kids. NBC Washington, Thu, Sep 3 2015 @ 04:13 PM
  • Parents Concerned About Children Walking to School Ask for Bus Stop to Return

    The elimination of a bus stop at one Loudoun County, Virginia, school means a long walk through the woods for some students, and that's causing concern for their parents. The concern is the path's surroundings, particularly in the winter wooded and dark, not exactly ideal for a middle school student walking alone. NBC Washington, Thu, Sep 3 2015 @ 04:12 PM
  • Near DC, Virginia's Middleburg offers wine country getaway

    This undated photo provided by Visit Loudoun shows wine bottles on the patio at Greenhill Winery in Middleburg, Va., one of two dozen wineries in Loudoun County. Located about an hour's drive from Washington, D.C., the area calls itself "DC's Wine Country." Greenwich Citizen, Wed, Sep 2 2015 @ 02:57 PM
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