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HOUSTON (AP) - The attorney for an Army sergeant held as a prisoner of war in Afghanistan for five years says the soldier wants to attend college once the investigation into how he was captured by the Taliban is finished. Attorney Eugene Fidell, a military justice expert who teaches at the Yale Law School, said today that 28-year-old Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl is in "a holding pattern" doing administrative duties at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio.

KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) - Former President George W. Bush took the ice bucket challenge then nominated former President Bill Clinton to do it next. The challenge has caught on with notable figures participating in the campaign to raise money for the fight against ALS, or Lou Gehrig's disease. A video posted online, taken in Kennebunkport, Maine shows a smiling former first lady Laura Bush dousing him.

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - An American Red Cross disaster supplies warehouse in North Texas has the distinction of being the group's biggest facility to serve the most people. Spokeswoman Anita Foster says the site in Arlington dedicated today has 174,000 square feet of space.

HOUSTON (AP) - An apparent road rage incident in the Houston area has left a man shot to death and a second driver charged with murder. The Harris County Sheriff's Office says 25-year-old Travein Straughter was being held today on $50,000 bond. Authorities did not immediately provide information on an attorney for Straughter, who was arrested following Tuesday night's gunfire.

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