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Japan begins grim relief mission with towns flooded, thousands reported missing
Rescue teams searched through matchstick rubble Saturday for thousands of people missing in flooded areas of northeastern Japan, beginning one of the most complex relief efforts in history.

Japanese nuclear plants' operator scrambles to avert meltdowns
Japanese authorities said Sunday that efforts to restart the cooling system at one of the reactors damaged by Friday's earthquake had failed, a major setback in the struggle to contain what has become the most serious nuclear power crisis in a quarter century.

For autistic kids' parents, trial hits home

Subterranean jail a sign of Gaddafi's grip

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For Anita Hill and her allies in 1991, Joe Biden was part of the problem
Hill and five lawmakers who fought for her revisited the hearings where she alleged Clarence Thomas had sexually harassed her. Biden, then chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, has faced renewed scrutiny over Hill?s treatment during the hearings.

In the woods and the shadows, street medicine treats the nation?s homeless
The number of programs for street medicine, which was originally pioneered by homeless advocates, has grown in recent years. Now newer leaders want to establish it as a legitimate health-care vehicle not only for the homeless, but also for other underserved people.

At least 70,000 with outstanding warrants purged from files used for gun checks
After the FBI changed its interpretation of ?fugitive from justice,? tens of thousands of people wanted by law enforcement officials were removed from the background check database that bars fugitives from justice from buying firearms.

 Los Angeles Times - Top News  
Farewell, summer

Oregon college shooting live updates: 'There's been another mass shooting in America,' Obama says

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Cartoonists Pay Tribute to the Victims of Paris Attacks With Somber Drawings

We Can Turn Down the Earth?s Thermostat, But Do We Dare?

What We Know about the Paris Attackers

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