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Official: Storms destroy E. Tenn. homes, no deaths

Official: Storms destroy E. Tenn. homes, no deaths

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Powerful storms that raked across several states in the eastern U.S. on Sunday destroyed at least 10 homes in Tennesse…

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Police investigate deaths of family of 5 in Maine

Police investigate deaths of family of 5 in Maine

SACO, Maine (AP) — Neighbors struggled to make sense of the shooting deaths of a family of five in which the father was known to many througho…

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Shave ice vendor defies town's new ban on peddlers

Shave ice vendor defies town's new ban on peddlers

WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) — A $3 cup of shave ice is at the center of a dispute in this beach town between street vendors trying to stay in business…

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Man dies after lightning strike affects 14

Man dies after lightning strike affects 14

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 20-year-old man died Sunday after lightning struck or rattled 13 people at a popular Los Angeles beach and a golfer on Ca…

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Virus drugmaker fights pediatricians' new advice

CHICAGO (AP) — A costly drug given mostly to premature babies is at the center of a clash between the manufacturer and the nation's leading pe…

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Sarah Palin launches online subscription channel

Sarah Palin launches online subscription channel

NEW YORK (AP) — Sarah Palin has started her own subscription-based online network.

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Northern California wildfire destroys 13 homes

Northern California wildfire destroys 13 homes

PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters in Northern California made progress Sunday against a wildfire that has destroyed 13 homes and forced hun…

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Fist bumps less germy than handshakes, study says

NEW YORK (AP) — When it comes to preventing the spread of germs, maybe the president is on to something with his fondness for fist bumps.

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Former Seattle Mayor Paul Schell dies

SEATTLE (AP) — Former Seattle Mayor Paul Schell, who led the city during the World Trade Organization protests in 1999, has died. He was 76.

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3 days on, no arrests in hunt for carjack killers

3 days on, no arrests in hunt for carjack killers

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The hunt for two Philadelphia carjackers who rammed a stolen SUV into a family, killing three children, entered its third …

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Small plane crash on Fla. beach: 1 dead, 1 injured

Small plane crash on Fla. beach: 1 dead, 1 injured

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — A father was killed and his 9-year-old daughter critically injured Sunday while walking along a Florida beach when a sma…

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Professors object to FAA restrictions on drone use

WASHINGTON (AP) — University and college professors are complaining that government restrictions on the use of small drones are likely to stif…

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Family of 5 shot dead in Maine, gun recovered

Family of 5 shot dead in Maine, gun recovered

SACO, Maine (AP) — A family of five, including three children ranging in age from 4 to 12 years old, were found shot to death Sunday inside a …

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Aid Group: 2nd American has Ebola in Liberia

Aid Group: 2nd American has Ebola in Liberia

BOONE, N.C. (AP) — A second American aid worker has tested positive for the Ebola virus at the same hospital in Liberia where an American doct…

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California governor to meet with Mexican president

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown travels to Mexico for three days of meetings starting Monday and will discuss immigration in separa…

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How Arizona's members of Congress voted

WASHINGTON — Here’s how Arizona’s members of Congress voted on major issues in the week ending July 25.

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US: Russia has fired rockets into Ukraine

US: Russia has fired rockets into Ukraine

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stepping up pressure on Moscow, the U.S. on Sunday released satellite images it says show that rockets have been fired from …

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APNewsBreak: Tentative deal reached on VA reform

APNewsBreak: Tentative deal reached on VA reform

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairmen of the House and Senate Veterans Affairs committees have reached a tentative agreement on a plan to fix a veter…

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Oldest female WWII veteran visits DC monuments

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's oldest living female World War II veteran has finally made it to Washington to see the monuments and memorials.

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US meat supplier in China withdraws products

NEW YORK (AP) — OSI Group, an Aurora, Illinois-based company at the center of a food scandal in China, said that it was pulling all of the pro…

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Latta leads streaking Mystics past sliding Dream

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Mystics are hitting their stride as the regular season winds down.

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Spain sweeps to victory in International Crown

Spain sweeps to victory in International Crown

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Their bond goes far beyond their designation as teammates, and as a whole they are far more than merely a quartet of …

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Charles Russell art fetches millions at auction

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A total of 30 Charles M. Russell works fetched millions of dollars at auction in Reno, with one painting symbolizing the rai…

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Redskins fan turns autographs into tattoos

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A fan at Washington Redskins training camp is getting players' autographs tattooed onto his arm.

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