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James Holmes and his defense attorney Daniel King sit in court for an advisement hearing at the Arapahoe County Justice Center in Centennial

Victims want no comforts for Colorado movie gunman

Victims want no comforts for Colorado movie gunman

James Holmes and his defense attorney Daniel King (R) sit in court for an advisement hearing at the Arapahoe County Justice Center in Centennial, Colorado June 4, 2013. One survivor of the Colorado movie massacre demanded the gunman give a televised apology. Another victim said James Holmes should make himself available for study by scientists.

A photo illustration shows the privacy policy of the Ashley Madison website seen behind a smartphone running the Ashley Madison app in Toronto

Ashley Madison hack sends shivers through hook-up, porn sites

A photo illustration shows the privacy policy of the Ashley Madison website seen behind a smartphone running the Ashley Madison app in Toronto, August 20, 2015. Larry Flynt, a defender of free speech and sexual freedom if there ever was one, has this advice for anyone worried by the hack of infidelity site Ashley Madison:

Members of a handcrew prepare to head out during the Okanogan Complex Fire near Tonasket, Washington

Softer winds, new trucks buoy fire crews fighting deadly U.S. Northwest blazes

Members of a handcrew prepare to head out during the Okanogan Complex Fire near Tonasket, Washington, August 22, 2015.   Beleaguered ground crews battling newly swelled wildfires across Washington state were aided by softer winds on Sunday as they welcomed the expected arrival of new fire engines and water-carrying tankers to a military base in

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Lightning strikes wipe Google data

Google says data has been wiped from discs at one of its data centres in Belgium – after the local power grid was struck by lightning four times. Some people have permanently lost access to their files as a result.

Police line up to block the street as protesters gathered after a shooting incident in St. Louis

More racial unrest in St. Louis after police kill black suspect

Police line up to block the street as protesters gathered after a shooting incident in St. Louis, Missouri August 19, 2015. St. Louis police fatally shot a black teenager on Wednesday who they say pointed a gun at them, and later faced angry crowds, reigniting racial tensions first sparked by the killing of an unarmed

Smoke rises from the TePee Springs fire in the Payette National Forest near Riggins, Idaho

Raging U.S. wildfires burn homes, force evacuations, kill horses

Smoke rising from the TePee Springs fire in the Payette National Forest is seen in an aerial picture taken by the McCall Smokejumpers near Riggins, Idaho August 17, 2015. Dozens of wildfires burning across the drought-parched U.S. Northwest on Tuesday have destroyed scores of structures, sparked evacuation orders for thousands of people, and killed at

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a town hall meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada

Clinton tells Black Lives Matter activists to change policies, not hearts

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a town hall meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada August 18, 2015. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton held a sometimes tense private meeting last week with five “Black Lives Matter” activists, urging them to find a way to change policies because “I don’t believe you change hearts.”

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