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A wildfire moves towards the town of Anzac from Fort McMurray, Alberta., on Wednesday May 4, 2016. Alberta declared a state of emergency Wednesday as crews frantically held back wind-whipped wildfires. Unseasonably hot temperatures combined with dry conditions have transformed the boreal forest in much of Alberta into a tinder box.  (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT
Wildfire in Alberta now 85,000 hectares in sizeA massive raging wildfire in the Canadian province of Alberta is now 85,000 hectares (210,035 acres) in size and officials would like to move south 25,000 evacuees who fled north
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Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif. listens at left as Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a campaign stop at the California African American Museum in Los Angeles, Thursday, May 5, 2016. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)
The Latest: Clinton touts wide delegate and vote leadHillary Clinton is urging Democrats to unite around her candidacy, telling an audience of black community leaders in Los Angeles that her lead among pledged delegates and votes against Bernie Sanders is much wider than Barack Obama's edge over her in 2008
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Former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, left, speaks out as he arrives at the Centre County Courthouse for arguments on his request for an evidentiary hearing in Bellefonte, Pa. Monday, May 2, 2016. (Nabil K. Mark/Centre Daily Times via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT; MAGS OUT
Convicted child molester Sandusky gets appeals hearingConvicted child molester Jerry Sandusky is getting a hearing in two weeks when his lawyers will be allowed to try to upend the prosecution case against the former Penn State assistant coach
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Apple partners with commercial software giant SAPApple has announced a new partnership with German software giant SAP to develop mobile apps for business customers to use on their iPhones and iPad tablets
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FILE - In this March 2, 2011, file photo, a clerk holds an electronic cigarette and the filter end that holds the liquid nicotine solution at an E-Smokes store in Aurora, Colo. Increasingly popular e-cigarettes and cigar varieties could be exempt from some government safety regulations if House Republicans have their way. It's a move that alarms Democrats and public health advocates who argue that it could lead to unsafe products. (AP Photo/Ed Andrieski, File)
FDA will require e-cigarettes and contents to be reviewedThe federal government has announced sweeping new rules for electronic cigarettes that will for the first time require the devices and their ingredients to be reviewed
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FILE - In this April 27, 2010 file photo, Lishan Wang, center, a Chinese citizen from Beijing, stands as he is arraigned in New Haven Superior Court in New Haven, Conn., in connection with the murder of Vajinder Toor. Wang is accused of killing Toor outside Toor's home in Branford in 2010. The Connecticut Supreme Court will hear arguments on whether Lishan Wang can be forcibly medicated to render him competent to stand trial. (AP Photo/Douglas Healey, Pool, File)
Defense: Forcing doctor to take medicine violates his rightsAn attorney for a mentally ill doctor charged with the murder of a Yale University physician has asked the Connecticut Supreme Court to overturn a judge's order allowing the defendant to be medicated against his will so he can stand trial
The Associated Press30 minutes ago
Chicago police officer Jason Van Dyke, who is charged with first-degree murder in the October 2014 shooting death of a black teenager, approaches the bench during a hearing in his case at the Leighton Criminal Court Building in Chicago. Anita Alzarez, Cook County's embattled state's attorney, has asked a judge to appoint a special prosecutor in the case. (Nancy Stone/Chicago Tribune via AP, Pool)
State's attorney asks to step aside from Chicago police caseCook County's embattled state's attorney has asked a judge to appoint a special prosecutor in the case of a white Chicago police officer who shot a black teenager 16 times
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
CAPTION ADDS THE NAME OF WOMAN AND INFORMATION ABOUT HER CONDITION Elizabeth Night Odhiambo is carried away in a stretcher by medics as she is rescued after being trapped for six days in the rubble of a collapsed building, in the Huruma area of Nairobi, Kenya, Thursday, May 5, 2016. After discovering the woman alive and conscious, rescuers administered an IV and oxygen but then had to work for a number of hours to free her from the rubble she was trapped in, before taking her away to hospital. After she was brought to the hospital, Odhiambo underwent an emergency cesarean section, and doctors told Onyango the baby had died in the womb. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis)
Survivors found 6 days after Kenyan building collapseFour people were found alive after being trapped for six days in the rubble of a building that collapsed in heavy rains in the Kenyan capital
The Associated Press41 minutes ago
FILE - This Friday, April 29, 2016 image made from video released by Qasion News Agency, a media opposition platform that relies on a network of activists on the ground, shows people scrambling through rubble following airstrikes in Aleppo, Syria. Syrian state TV on Tuesday, May 3, 2016  says dozens of people have been killed or wounded when rebels fired rockets into a government-held neighborhood of the northern city of Aleppo. The TV says one of the rockets fired on Tuesday hit the Dubeet hospital in the central neighborhood of Muhafaza. The TV did not give a breakdown of the casualties. (Qasion News Agency via AP, File)
The Latest: US says Syria truce on Aleppo soon to expireUS says the truce in the Syrian city of Aleppo could expire in a couple of hours
The Associated Press47 minutes ago
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  • Sterling man charged with DUID in Stone Ridge crash

    A Sterling man was arrested Friday and charged with driving while under the influence of drugs after he crashed into a minivan in the Stone Ridge community. Loudoun Times, Mon, May 2 2016 @ 11:05 AM
  • Wisconsin teen rescued from Sterling hotel pool

    A 14-year-old Wisconsin boy is at Inova Fairfax Hospital where he's expected to fully recover after he almost drowned in a Sterling hotel pool on Saturday. Loudoun Times, Mon, May 2 2016 @ 11:05 AM
  • Loudoun pays, so Airbus stays

    The Loudoun County Board of Supervisors has unanimously approved $200,000 in incentives to keep an Airbus distribution center in the county. It is the first commercial business incentive approved by the county this fiscal year. WTOP-FM Washington, Thu, May 5 2016 @ 12:38 PM
  • Fairfax mayor reelected after tough year with cancer scare and loss of home

    Fairfax City Mayor Scott Silverthorne cheers after getting positive news from a health professional while being treated for a cancerous tumor at Woodburn Infusion Center in Fairfax, Va., on Dec. 11, 2015. He was reelected on May 3, 2016. The Washington Post, Tue, May 3 2016 @ 11:27 PM
  • Interim Leader For RWSA/RSWA

    There's been a changing of the guard at the Rivanna Water and Sewer Authority. Tom Frederick has accepted a new job in Loudoun County, and Lonnie Wood is now the interim director of the RWSA. WWWV-FM Charlottesville, Tue, May 3 2016 @ 07:40 AM
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