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In this Jan. 31, 2008 file photo, truffles are seen at the Aups truffles market, southern France. Police say they have arrested a 32-year-old farmer at Grignan, on the edge of France’s fabled Provence region who fatally shot with a hunting rifle a trespasser he suspected of trying to steal highly coveted truffles.
The 2013 Sugar Grove Nature Center & HOOAH Deer Hunt for Heroes ended with an emotional send-off Sunday night for six wounded veterans who came to Illinois to hunt, relax and take a break from the hard work of recovery. STORY & COMMENTS
Rhode won the women's skeet shooting Sunday, tying a world record and setting the Olympic mark with 99 points — meaning she missed once in 100 shots. She was eight targets better than silver medalist Wei Ning of China and nine better than Slovakia's Danka Bartekova, who topped Russia's Marina Belikova in a shootout for the bronze. STORY & COMMENTS