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Falcon has cataract surgery, gets new lenses
By The Associated Press CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A falcon in New Hampshire has undergone eye surgery to remove cataracts and has received new, synthetic lenses.

Opening statements in Atlanta test cheating trial
By The Associated PressATLANTA (AP) — Opening statements are set to begin Monday in the trial of a dozen former Atlanta Public Schools educators and administrators accused of participating in a test cheating conspiracy. It took more than six weeks to select 12 jurors and 11 alternate jurors, and the trial is expected to last several months.

FAA: 2 weeks to reopen Chicago-area control center
By The Associated PressCHICAGO (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration says it will take about two weeks to fully reopen a Chicago-area control center where an act of sabotage brought the city's two international airports to a halt last week. The FAA said Sunday it hopes to return the facility to full service by Oct. 13.

Judge won't stop Detroit water shutoffs
By ED WHITEDETROIT (AP) — A judge overseeing Detroit's bankruptcy won't stop the city from shutting off water if people can't pay their bill. Judge Steven Rhodes announced his decision Monday after hearing two days of testimony last week. He says bankruptcy law doesn't give him the authority to interfere with specific services offered by Detroit.

Denver bank robbery suspect hams it up in mug shot
By The Associated PressDENVER (AP) — A man captured after authorities say he tried to flee a bank robbery in Denver doesn't seem too upset about his arrest. The mug shot taken after 45-year-old Michael Whitington's Sept. 23 arrest shows him with a broad, toothy smile and his eyes open wide.


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