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Husband of slain Iraqi-American pleads not guilty

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EL CAJON, Calif. (AP) — There were signs that her traditional Muslim family may have been struggling in the U.S. even before Shaima Alawadi was murdered: Court documents say she was contemplating a divorce, and her teenage daughter was resisting an arranged marriage. Authorities initially believed Alawadi died as part of a hate crime. Now, they say the Iraqi-American woman was killed by...