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Sat, 30 May 2015 13:44:00 EDT
What would happen if Western powers boycotted World Cup?
What would happen if Sepp Blatter hosts a World Cup and most of Europe, several South American powers and the United States don't show up?

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Sat, 30 May 2015 13:14:00 EDT
Blatter says FIFA corruption probe won't lead to him
Having come through another FIFA election largely unscathed, Sepp Blatter was in a typically defiant mood Saturday when addressing the challenges that still lie ahead.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 12:59:00 EDT
Former Md. Gov. O'Malley jumps into 2016 Democratic race
Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley entered the Democratic presidential race on Saturday in a longshot challenge to Hillary Rodham Clinton for the 2016 nomination, casting himself as a new generation leader who would...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 12:59:00 EDT
Powerful quake strikes off Japan; no tsunami warning
A powerful earthquake struck near remote Japanese islands and shook most of the country Saturday evening, but it occurred well beneath the earth's surface and did not trigger a tsunami warning. Several people suffered...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 12:44:00 EDT
US, Iran accelerate nuclear talks a month before deadline
A month away from a nuclear deal deadline, U.S. and Iranian diplomats tried to narrow differences over how quickly to ease economic penalties against Tehran and how significantly the Iranians must open up military...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 12:13:00 EDT
The top 10 highest-paid female CEOs
Female CEOs are outpacing their male colleagues in pay, although they remain vastly outnumbered in the top echelons of American companies.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 11:59:00 EDT
Former quadriplegic runs, walks to show others they can
The worst day of Aaron Baker's life wasn't when the then-20-year-old professional motocross racer crashed his bike one spring day in 1999, flew over the handlebars and hit the ground head-first, paralyzing him from...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 11:59:00 EDT
Volunteers search for missing after Central Texas flood
A handful of volunteers trudged along the muddy and brush-filled banks of the Blanco River in Central Texas, searching for a group of people still missing days after the vacation house where they were staying was swept...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 11:59:00 EDT
Victims of FIFA's scandal: small clubs, youth, local leagues
The accused in the FIFA scandal are easy to spot: globe-trotting executives charged with diverting millions meant to build the game to their personal accounts. Those who feel victimized aren't as obvious: Youth players...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 10:44:00 EDT
Barnard works toward a new policy on transgender admissions
On a recent bright spring morning, students admitted to the Barnard College Class of 2019 gathered on campus. As blue-and-white balloons fluttered in the breeze, the prospective freshmen attended panels and lunched on the...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 10:14:00 EDT
Child sex abuse claims shake UN as revelations continue
The boys said they approached the French soldiers because they were hungry. Some were so young they didn't quite understand the acts the soldiers demanded in return. One boy, 8 or 9 years old, said he did it several...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 09:28:00 EDT
Italy: 4,200 more migrants saved off Libya's coasts, 17 die
More than 4,000 migrants have been rescued off Libya's coast in 22 separate operations in one day, with rescuers finding 17 people dead aboard a rubber dinghy, the Italian Coast Guard said Saturday.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 09:14:00 EDT
Google unveils Android's latest technological tricks
Google's next version of its Android operating system will boast new ways to fetch information, pay merchants and protect privacy on mobile devices as the Internet company duels with Apple in the quest to make their...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 08:44:00 EDT
THE LATEST: Europe, US are likely bidders for 2026 World Cup
The latest developments concerning FIFA:

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Sat, 30 May 2015 07:14:00 EDT
McCartney says he's given up pot now that he's a granddad
Paul McCartney says he has given up marijuana after many years of indulgence and now prefers wine or "a nice margarita."

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Sat, 30 May 2015 03:51:00 EDT
Protesters gather at Phoenix mosque under close police watch
About 500 protesters gathered outside a Phoenix mosque on Friday as police kept two groups sparring about Islam on separate sides of the street.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 03:51:00 EDT
Lightning strike: Tampa Bay heads to Cup finals
One thing to count on when the Tampa Bay Lightning play for the Stanley Cup: They won't be intimidated by anything.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 03:20:00 EDT
AP source: Hastert paid to keep old sex abuse claims secret
Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert paid hush money to conceal claims that the Illinois Republican sexually molested someone decades ago, a person familiar with the allegations said.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 03:20:00 EDT
Gravely ill Russian opposition figure won't be sent abroad
A prominent Russian opposition figure who is being treated at a Moscow hospital for a sudden, mysterious illness won't be taken abroad for care.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 01:50:00 EDT
Man not guilty of murder in killing of unarmed trespasser
A Nevada man who was accused of murder after confronting two unarmed trespassers with a deadly barrage of gunfire at a vacant duplex he owns was found not guilty Friday of all charges in the latest case to test the...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 00:51:00 EDT
Latest on flooding: Obama signs Texas disaster declaration
By The Associated Press 11:30 p.m. (CDT)

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Sat, 30 May 2015 00:51:00 EDT
Pentagon chief criticizes Beijing's South China Sea moves
China's land reclamation in the South China Sea is out of step with international rules, and turning underwater land into airfields won't expand its sovereignty, Defense Secretary Ash Carter told an international...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 00:21:00 EDT
Jury convicts TV actor Diamond of misdemeanors in stabbing
TV actor Dustin Diamond was convicted Friday of two misdemeanors stemming from a barroom fight, but a Wisconsin jury cleared the former "Saved by the Bell" actor of the most serious felony charge.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 00:21:00 EDT
Protesters gather at Phoenix mosque under close police watch
About 500 protesters gathered outside a Phoenix mosque on Friday as police kept two groups sparring about Islam far apart from each other.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 00:21:00 EDT
Lightning strike: Tampa Bay beats Rangers, will play for Cup
The only history the Tampa Bay Lightning were interested in was what they would create.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 23:35:00 EDT
Who? Townshend, Springsteen, Daltrey jam at NYC event
Bruce Springsteen called Pete Townshend "the greatest rhythm guitarist of all-time," told a story about attending his first Who concert as a pimply-faced teenager and joined Townshend and surprise guest Roger Daltrey...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 22:36:00 EDT
Pentagon: Anthrax shipments broader than first thought
The Pentagon said Friday that the Army's mistaken shipments of live anthrax to research laboratories were more widespread than it initially reported, prompting the Defense Department's second-ranking official to...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 22:20:00 EDT
Holmes: Mind 'was kind of falling apart' before shooting
James Holmes said his "mind was kind of falling apart" and he began to have homicidal thoughts months before he killed 12 people and injured 70 others in a Colorado movie theater, according to a video excerpt presented...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 22:05:00 EDT
No major breakthrough at meeting on Asian boat people crisis
A regional conference called to address the swelling tide of boat people in Southeast Asia ended with no major breakthroughs, with Myanmar deflecting blame for fueling the crisis and warning that "finger pointing" would...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 21:51:00 EDT
No 'miracle' solution at Asian migrant crisis meeting
Thailand hosted a meeting of 17 countries Friday to address an alarming rise in the number of boat people in Southeast Asian waters.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 20:51:00 EDT
AP source: Hastert paid to conceal claims of sexual abuse
Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert paid hush money to conceal claims that the Illinois Republican sexually molested someone decades ago, a person familiar with the allegations said Friday.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 19:51:00 EDT
AP PHOTOS: Aerial views of Texas floodwaters
By The Associated Press The record rains that have submerged highways, flooded homes and led to several deaths in Texas show little signs of diminishing.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 19:21:00 EDT
Hastert rose to speakership among the scandals of others
Dennis Hastert's career as House speaker both arose and ended amid the sex-related scandals of others.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 19:21:00 EDT
Demi Lovato is the face of mental health in new campaign
When Demi Lovato was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, she was actually relieved.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 19:21:00 EDT
Thousands view B.B. King on eve of Mississippi funeral
Blues guitarist Buddy Guy says he always intended to tour the B.B. King Museum while its namesake, his longtime friend, was still living.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 18:36:00 EDT
THE LATEST: Police raid businesses named in FIFA indictment
The latest on FIFA developments:

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Fri, 29 May 2015 17:51:00 EDT
This has been a month of extreme weather around the world
Even for a world getting used to wild weather, May seems stuck on strange.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 17:36:00 EDT
Washington removes Cuba from US list of terrorism sponsors
The Obama administration formally removed Cuba from the U.S. terrorism blacklist Friday, a decision hailed in Cuba as the healing of a decades-old wound and an important step toward normalizing relations between the Cold...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 17:36:00 EDT
Fuel and potential fires for the US economy ahead
The US economy should get better after a sputtering first quarter, but how much better? It's complicated.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 17:21:00 EDT
US nears deal on extending ex-Gitmo inmates' travel ban
The Obama administration is closing in on an agreement with Qatar to extend travel bans for five senior Taliban leaders released last year from the prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in exchange for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, U.S....

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Fri, 29 May 2015 17:21:00 EDT
Administration asks judge to toss House health care suit
A skeptical federal judge grilled Obama administration lawyers Thursday over the House GOP's health care lawsuit, sounding unlikely to side with the president and dismiss the case.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 17:21:00 EDT
Nigeria's new president pledges fight against Boko Haram
Nigeria's new president was sworn in on Friday and pledged to tackle Boko Haram "head on," asserting the fight against the Islamic extremists wouldn't be won until hundreds of schoolgirls abducted last year and...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 16:38:00 EDT
Blatter wins re-election despite FIFA corruption scandal
In the end, nothing could stop Sepp Blatter.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 16:37:00 EDT
Study reveals flaws in gene testing; results often conflict
By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer The first report from a big public-private project to improve genetic testing reveals it is not as rock solid as many people believe, with flaws that result...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 15:51:00 EDT
Latest US proposal for ethanol could have political fallout
The Obama administration's latest plan on ethanol, the corn-based renewable fuel, probably will not have a major effect on pump prices, but could have political reverberations in Iowa and other farm states in the 2016...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 15:22:00 EDT
What lies ahead for FIFA and Sepp Blatter in his 5th term
The FIFA election is won and done. Sepp Blatter's problems, however, are far from over.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 15:21:00 EDT
IS claims suicide bombing on Shiite mosque in Saudi, 4 dead
A suicide bomber disguised as a woman blew himself up in the parking lot of a Shiite mosque during Friday prayers, killing four people in the second such attack in as many weeks claimed by the Islamic State group.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 14:51:00 EDT
Bob Baffert grows into racing's grateful elder statesman
Bob Baffert came blasting into thoroughbred racing in Southern California talking smack. Wearing a cowboy hat and boots, he had already conquered the quarter horse world and was ready to take aim at the bigger money and...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 14:21:00 EDT
Elephant numbers plunge in Mozambique because of poachers
Poachers slaughtering elephants in Mozambique cut their population almost in half from 2009 to last year, but in Uganda, elephant numbers are increasing as a result of anti-poaching measures, according to aerial surveys.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 14:21:00 EDT
EPA plans temporary pesticide restrictions while bees feed
If honeybees are busy pollinating large, blooming croplands, farmers wanting to spray toxic pesticides will soon have to buzz off, the Environmental Protection Agency is proposing.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 14:21:00 EDT
AP Exclusive: UN rights staff fear for jobs amid abuse case
The U.N.'s mishandling of child sexual abuse claims against French soldiers has human rights staffers fearing for their jobs as they struggle with how to respond to highly sensitive allegations in the future, according...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 13:38:00 EDT
Latest on Dennis Hastert: Statue to honor ex-speaker on hold
By The Associated Press 12:20 p.m. (CDT)

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Fri, 29 May 2015 13:37:00 EDT
Mystery of disappearing holes in Swiss cheese solved
The mystery of Swiss cheese and its disappearing holes has been solved: The milk's too clean.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 13:37:00 EDT
Boston still has snow piles _ and they're filled with trash
Snow piles from the record-setting New England winter are lingering in the Boston area, even as the weather turns summer-like.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 13:37:00 EDT
For O'Malley, a lot riding on Iowa in 2016 campaign
Martin O'Malley is returning to the state that introduced him to presidential politics three decades ago, when he played guitar and knocked on doors for Gary Hart. This time he'll be tooting his own horn, so to...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 12:51:00 EDT
Ex-US House speaker's indictment offers few clues about case
A newly unveiled indictment against former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert accuses the Republican of agreeing to pay $3.5 million in hush money to keep a person from the town where he was a longtime schoolteacher silent...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 09:50:00 EDT
Ruble rebound threatens 'Made in Russia' industry revival
Russia's ruble is on a roller-coaster. After being the world's second worst-performing currency against the dollar last year, it is among the best in 2015.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 09:36:00 EDT
India's heat wave tests water supply; death toll over 1,800
Dizzying temperatures caused water shortages in thousands of Indian villages and killed hundreds more people over the past day, driving the death toll from a weekslong heat wave to at least 1,826, officials said Friday.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 09:06:00 EDT
Neverland, former home of Michael Jackson, on sale for $100M
Neverland Ranch is up for sale.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 09:05:00 EDT
Italy's regional elections puts focus on migrant arrivals
The community's hostility is veiled, but palpable. When the young migrants from Nigeria and Gambia venture away from their house in this hilltop idyll south of Padua, they say neighbors come out and snap their photos...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 08:05:00 EDT
10 Things to Know for Today
By The Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

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Fri, 29 May 2015 07:51:00 EDT
Russia steps up propaganda push with online "Kremlin trolls"
Deep inside a four-story marble building in St. Petersburg, hundreds of workers tap away at computers on the front lines of an information war, say those who have been inside. Known as "Kremlin trolls," the men and women...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 07:20:00 EDT
Volcano erupts in southern Japan, spewing ash high into sky
A volcano erupted in spectacular fashion on a small island in southern Japan on Friday, spewing out rocks and sending black clouds of ash 9 kilometers (5.6 miles) into the sky. Authorities told people on the island to...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 03:21:00 EDT
At $75 a game, indoor football isn't about the money
Chuck Wright was hooked the first time he tried professional indoor football. His pay for that game: a $10 bill and six-pack of Bud Light.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 03:05:00 EDT
Civilians biggest losers on Afghan war's new northern front
When the Taliban descended a month ago on Dam Shakh, a hamlet on the wheat-growing plains of northern Afghanistan's Kunduz province, nobody was prepared.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 02:51:00 EDT
Latest on flooding: Body pulled from Houston Ship Channel
By The Associated Press 10:45 p.m. (CDT)

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Fri, 29 May 2015 01:50:00 EDT
Alleged Nazi war criminal wanted by Russia dies in Quebec
The second most wanted man on the Simon Wiesenthal Center's list of Nazi war criminals - charged earlier this month by Russia with genocide - has died at age 93, his lawyer said.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 00:35:00 EDT
Thai official warns of 'alarming level' of boat people
Thailand's Foreign Minister said Friday that the upsurge of boat people in Southeast Asia has reached an "alarming level," and called for governments in the region to address the root causes of the crisis - a reference...

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Fri, 29 May 2015 00:05:00 EDT
National Spelling Bee ends in tie for 2nd year in a row
They couldn't be rattled. They couldn't be denied. Gokul Venkatachalam and Vanya Shivashankar had worked too hard and come close too many times not to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 00:05:00 EDT
Authorities eye reopening of goo-struck California beaches
Crews scouring 7 miles of Southern California beaches had scooped up truckloads of mysterious oily goo Thursday and the area might be clean enough to reopen for the weekend, authorities said.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 23:51:00 EDT
Indictment says ex-US House Speaker Hastert paid hush money
Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert agreed to pay $3.5 million in hush money to keep a person from the town where he was a longtime high school teacher silent about "prior misconduct" by the Illinois Republican who...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 22:52:00 EDT
Heavy rain eases Texas drought, but high water could linger
This week's record rainfall in Texas eased the state's drought and swelled rivers and lakes to the point that they may not return to normal levels until July, scientists said Thursday.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 22:51:00 EDT
Baltimore gets bloodier as arrests drop post-Freddie Gray
A 31-year-old woman and a young boy were shot in the head Thursday, becoming Baltimore's 37th and 38th homicide victims so far this month, the city's deadliest in 15 years.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 22:35:00 EDT
10 Things to Know for Friday
By The Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:

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Thu, 28 May 2015 21:21:00 EDT
Iconic Martha's Vineyard lighthouse begins move inland
A Martha's Vineyard lighthouse that is among the most endangered historic landmarks in the U.S. began its gradual march back from a rapidly eroding cliffside on Thursday.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 21:20:00 EDT
THE LATEST: US will vote for Prince Ali in FIFA election
The Latest on FIFA developments:

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Thu, 28 May 2015 20:06:00 EDT
CDC investigating error that caused live anthrax shipments
The U.S. Army's top general said Thursday that human error probably was not a factor in the Army's mistaken shipment of live anthrax samples from a chemical weapons testing site that was opened more than 70 years...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 18:06:00 EDT
Obama: TX, OK storms a reminder to prepare for disasters
President Barack Obama said Thursday that deadly flooding in Texas and Oklahoma is a reminder that the U.S. needs to toughen its response to the effects of natural disasters. He said climate change is affecting both the...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 17:06:00 EDT
Bush earned millions in juggling act as corporate adviser
During his transition from Florida governor to likely presidential candidate, Jeb Bush served on the boards of or as an adviser to at least 15 companies and nonprofits, a dizzying array of corporate connections that earned...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 16:35:00 EDT
Judge closes book on last Lindsay Lohan criminal case in LA
For the first time in nearly eight years, Lindsay Lohan is not on probation.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 16:06:00 EDT
US to "fine tune" Iraq strategy in light of Ramadi debacle
Pentagon leaders are trying to "fine tune" U.S. strategy for ousting the Islamic State group from Iraq, focusing on faster and better training and arming of Sunni tribes whose combat role is central to reversing the...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 15:51:00 EDT
Defiant soccer chief resists calls to resign amid scandal
As defiant as ever, Sepp Blatter resisted calls to resign as FIFA president Thursday and deflected blame for the massive bribery and corruption scandal engulfing soccer's world governing body.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 15:51:00 EDT
Kurdish fighters in Syria on the march against IS militants
In contrast to the Iraqi army's failures, Kurdish fighters in Syria are on the march against the Islamic State group, capturing towns and villages in an oil-rich swath of the country's northeast under the cover of...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 15:36:00 EDT
Study says girls seek sisterhood _ not just marriage _ in IS
The notion that young women are traveling to Syria solely to become "jihadi brides" is simplistic and hinders efforts to prevent other girls from being radicalized, new research suggests.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 13:36:00 EDT
Floods in vulnerable Houston no surprise, despite controls
The flooding, property damage and loss of life as torrential rains this week hit the Houston area should be no surprise.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 13:20:00 EDT
Former NY GOP governor Pataki in the race for president
George Pataki, the 9/11-era New York governor who achieved electoral success as a Republican in a heavily Democratic state, announced his candidacy for the presidential nomination Thursday, offering himself as a unifying...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 13:05:00 EDT
Lawyer: Confinement of chimps for research akin to slavery
A lawyer seeking to free two chimpanzees from a state university told a judge Wednesday that their confinement for research purposes is akin to slavery, the involuntary detention of people with mental illnesses and...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 12:50:00 EDT
Major construction at NKorea rocket site, US institute says
Satellite imagery shows significant new construction at North Korea's main rocket launch site in a sign of leader Kim Jong Un's determination to pursue a space program despite international censure, a U.S. research...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:37:00 EDT
Twice-caught fugitive's clean life led to decades of freedom
In 55 years as a fugitive, Frank Freshwaters got caught twice.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:37:00 EDT
Amtrak to install long-sought cameras in locomotives
Amtrak said Tuesday it will install video cameras inside locomotive cabs to record the actions of train engineers, a move that follows a deadly derailment earlier this month in which investigators are searching for clues...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:37:00 EDT
Charter buying Time Warner Cable as TV viewers go online
As TV watchers increasingly look online for their fix, cable companies are bulking up. In the latest round, Charter Communications is buying Time Warner Cable for $55.33 billion.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:36:00 EDT
Health law court case winner could be political loser
The party that wins the impending Supreme Court decision on President Barack Obama's health care law could be the political loser.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:36:00 EDT
No exit: For female jihadis, Syria is one-way journey
When three British schoolgirls trundled across the Syrian border; when a pregnant 14-year-old ran away from her Alpine home for the second time; when a sheltered girl from the south of France booked her first trip abroad -...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:36:00 EDT
Putin accuses US of meddling into FIFA affairs
Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of meddling in the affairs of soccer's governing body and hinted that its corruption investigation is part of an attempt to take the 2018 World Cup away from...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:36:00 EDT
Indians scramble for heat relief, but many still must work
Eating onions, lying in the shade and splashing into rivers, Indians were doing whatever they could Thursday to stay cool during a brutal heat wave that has killed more than 1,400 in the past month.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:21:00 EDT
Blatter calls crisis meeting, skips 3rd public appearance
FIFA President Sepp Blatter chaired an emergency meeting with continental soccer bodies Thursday while staying out of public view himself.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:21:00 EDT
Blackhawks beat Ducks 5-2 to force Game 7 in West finals
It is really hard to wear out Duncan Keith. He just keeps going and going and going.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:21:00 EDT
US, Swiss timed FIFA raids for maximum effect
For months, American and Swiss investigators worked in secret to prepare for the raids that would shake the soccer world.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:21:00 EDT
No exit: For female jihadis, Syria is one-way journey
When three British schoolgirls trundled across the Syrian border; when a pregnant 14-year-old ran away from her Alpine home for the second time; when a sheltered girl from the south of France booked her first trip abroad -...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 11:05:00 EDT
AP sources: IRS believes identity thieves from Russia
IRS investigators believe the identity thieves who stole the personal tax information of more than 100,000 taxpayers from an IRS website are part of a sophisticated criminal operation based in Russia, two officials told...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 10:42:00 EDT
Christian schools in Israel say budget cuts hurt community
It was an unlikely display of protesters: nuns cloaked in white, a black-clad priest clutching a golden scepter and dozens of Arab schoolchildren picketing outside the hulking headquarters of Israel's Education...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 10:22:00 EDT
Pentagon: Military mistakenly shipped live anthrax samples
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday it is investigating what the Pentagon called an inadvertent shipment of live anthrax spores to government and commercial laboratories in as many as nine states,...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 10:13:00 EDT
Rick Santorum announces second White House run
Conservative culture warrior Rick Santorum launched a 2016 White House bid on Wednesday, vowing to fight for working-class Americans in a new election season that will test his influence - and focus on social issues - in a...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 09:21:00 EDT
Warriors eliminate Rockets, end 40-year NBA Finals drought
After a generation of wishing and waiting, the Golden State Warriors have finally arrived on basketball's biggest stage again.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 09:13:00 EDT
Nebraska abolishes death penalty in landmark override vote
Nebraska abolished the death penalty on Wednesday over the governor's objections in a move pushed through the Legislature with unusual backing from conservatives who oppose capital punishment for religious, financial...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 08:52:00 EDT
Woman uses obituary to say Brady innocent in 'Deflategate'
A Massachusetts woman has used her own obituary to convey a final message on Tom Brady and the "Deflategate" scandal.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 08:41:00 EDT
Dalai Lama urges Aung San Suu Kyi to help Rohingya Muslims
The Dalai Lama has urged Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar's pro-democracy icon and a fellow Nobel Peace Prize laureate, to speak out to protect her country's persecuted Rohingya Muslims amid a human trafficking crisis, a...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 08:02:00 EDT
No exit: For female jihadis, Syria is one-way journey
When three British schoolgirls trundled across the Syrian border; when a pregnant 14-year-old ran away from her Alpine home for the second time; when a sheltered girl from the south of France booked her first trip abroad -...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 07:43:00 EDT
US, Swiss target top soccer officials in corruption probe
The U.S. government launched an attack on what it called deep-seated and brazen corruption in soccer's global governing body Wednesday, pulling FIFA executives out of a luxury Swiss hotel to face racketeering charges...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 06:21:00 EDT
Paris leaders want fast expulsion of migrants from tent camp
In the shadow of the famed Sacre Coeur basilica, hundreds of migrants have poured into a makeshift tent camp on a bridge over Eurostar train tracks to Britain - the country that many see as a cherished final destination.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 06:21:00 EDT
FIFA's commercial partners urged to make their voices heard
FIFA's sponsorship paymasters are facing mounting calls to put pressure on soccer's global governing body to clean up its act - and fast - following Wednesday's arrest of seven officials.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 04:52:00 EDT
Colorado theater shooting victims relive terror in courtroom
From the witness stand, Christina Blache could finally do what she had most wanted and most feared: She looked for the first time at the man who shot her, who killed her friend, who ravaged so many lives.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 04:01:00 EDT
Analysis: Against IS, airstrikes may not suffice
It's the modern era's military strategy of choice: overwhelming air power delivering precision-guided punishment backed by intelligence on the ground, with minimal exposure for soldiers of the striking side.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 03:51:00 EDT
Islamic State suicide attacks in Iraq's Anbar kill 17 troops
As Iraqi forces gathered for a major new offensive to try to take back the sprawling Sunni heartland of Anbar province, Islamic State militants struck first, unleashing a wave of suicide bombings that killed at least 17...

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Thu, 28 May 2015 03:42:00 EDT
THE LATEST: Asian federation opposes change to FIFA election
The Latest on FIFA developments:

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Thu, 28 May 2015 03:33:00 EDT
California looks to Australia for tips on surviving drought
California has turned to the world's driest inhabited continent for solutions to its longest and sharpest drought on record.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 03:22:00 EDT
Former FIFA member Blazer's plea seems key to investigation
When Chuck Blazer answered the phone at his Trump Tower apartment, his pet macaw Max could often be heard squawking in the background.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 03:22:00 EDT
Don't delay: Study confirms early treatment is best for HIV
A major international study says HIV patients shouldn't delay in seeking treatment: Starting medication soon after diagnosis helps keep people healthy longer.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 02:11:00 EDT
Latest on flooding: Child's body found; man's body ID'd
By The Associated Press 9:45 p.m. CDT

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Thu, 28 May 2015 02:10:00 EDT
Homeowners clean up in Texas; death toll climbs to 21
Homeowners dragged soggy carpet to the curb and mopped up coffee-colored muck Wednesday after a barrage of storms and floods in Texas and Oklahoma left at least 21 people dead and 11 others missing.

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Thu, 28 May 2015 01:39:00 EDT
The Latest on IS: Detainees killed at theater in Syria ruins
By The Associated Press 6:45 p.m. (1545 GMT)

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Thu, 28 May 2015 00:28:00 EDT
10 Things to Know for Thursday
By The Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:

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Wed, 27 May 2015 22:41:00 EDT
FIFA now subject to federal probes in US, Switzerland
FIFA's reputation for corruption has reignited spectacularly two days before a presidential election expected to give Sepp Blatter four more years at the head of world soccer.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 22:40:00 EDT
New federal rules on stream protection hailed, criticized
New federal rules designed to better protect small streams, tributaries and wetlands - and the drinking water of 117 million Americans - are being criticized by Republicans and farm groups as going too far.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 18:30:00 EDT
BASE jumpers pushed to remote, no-rules sites
BASE jumpers, by nature, just want to be free.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 18:21:00 EDT
John Nash, wife, 'A Beautiful Mind' inspiration, die in NJ
John Forbes Nash Jr., a mathematical genius whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie "A Beautiful Mind," has died along with his wife in a car crash on the New Jersey Turnpike. He was 86.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 17:51:00 EDT
Guantanamo inmates swapped for Bergdahl could move freely
Five senior Taliban leaders released last year from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, in exchange for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl could move freely around the world next week as their one-year travel ban expires.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 17:13:00 EDT
AP PHOTOS: A look at aftermath of torrential rains, storms
Residents must sort through waterlogged debris after deadly and destructive storms dumped inches of rain from the Hill Country to Houston in Texas, as well as parts of Oklahoma.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 17:10:00 EDT
Study peeks into healthy brains to hunt Alzheimer's culprit
Sticky plaque gets the most attention, but now healthy seniors at risk of Alzheimer's are letting scientists peek into their brains to see if another culprit is lurking.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 15:42:00 EDT
Community policing at center of Cleveland police reform plan
The centerpiece of an agreement between the city of Cleveland and the U.S. Department of Justice on how to reform the city's troubled police department is creating an organization that is more accountable and engaged...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 14:39:00 EDT
US returns 25 looted artifacts to Italy: Vases, frescoes
The United States on Tuesday officially returned 25 artifacts looted over the decades from Italy, including Etruscan vases, 1st-century frescoes and precious books that ended up in U.S. museums, universities and private...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 14:31:00 EDT
4 Taliban militants die in attack in Afghan capital
An all-night siege in an upscale neighborhood of the Afghan capital, Kabul, ended in the early hours of Wednesday morning with the deaths of four heavily armed Taliban attackers, though no civilians or security personnel...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 13:42:00 EDT
Bill Clinton company shows complexity of family finances
The newly released financial files on Bill and Hillary Rodham Clinton's growing fortune omit a company with no apparent employees or assets that the former president has legally used to provide consulting and other...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 13:31:00 EDT
Brassard, Lundqvist lead Rangers past Lightning 7-3
Henrik Lundqvist had lots of help in another season-saving performance for the New York Rangers.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 13:31:00 EDT
US Department of Justice statement on FIFA corruption probe
Excerpts from U.S. Department of Justice statement on FIFA corruption probe:

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Wed, 27 May 2015 13:09:00 EDT
Nielsen survey says Liam Neeson is big ad man
Ad executives looking for a celebrity to endorse their product can't do much better than actor Liam Neeson.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 11:40:00 EDT
AP Interview: Afghanistan's first lady breaks taboos
Afghanistan's first lady has broken numerous conventions in a society that traditionally sequesters women behind closed doors - speaking out on issues such as violence against women, the rule of law and the power of...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 11:19:00 EDT
What Charter-Time Warner Cable deal could mean for consumers
As the Internet has upended their business, cable companies have been racing to reinvent themselves as dominant broadband providers and distributors of online video.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 11:01:00 EDT
Obama urges Senate to renew phone-records program
President Barack Obama called on the Senate Tuesday to extend key Patriot Act provisions before they expire five days from now, including the government's ability to search Americans' phone records.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 10:39:00 EDT
Media heads rule ranks of best-paid CEOs
They're not Hollywood stars, they're not TV personalities and they don't play in a rock band, but their pay packages are in the same league.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 10:20:00 EDT
Top 10 highest-paid CEOs
Here are the 10 highest-paid CEOs for 2014, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive pay data firm:

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Wed, 27 May 2015 10:11:00 EDT
Pentagon chief's take on Iraqis undercuts Obama's strategy
Defense Secretary Ash Carter's blunt assessment that Iraqi forces lack the "will to fight" undermines a central premise of President Barack Obama's strategy for defeating the Islamic State: that Iraq's military...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 09:31:00 EDT
James Holmes describes 'obsession to kill' in notebook
In a brown spiral notebook titled "Of Life," Colorado theater shooter James Holmes scrawled a self-diagnosis of his "broken mind" and described his "obsession to kill" since childhood.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 08:09:00 EDT
LeBron, Cavaliers earn NBA Finals spot by sweeping Hawks
LeBron James knew what he left behind when he bolted to Miami five years ago.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 05:50:00 EDT
German woman, 65, gives birth to quadruplets
A 65-year-old teacher from Berlin has given birth to quadruplets after a pregnancy that was widely criticized by medical professionals because of her age, RTL television said Saturday.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 04:59:00 EDT
Pakistan vintage car collectors preserve a part of history
For an elite but passionate group of vintage car collectors in Pakistan, restoring antique rides is like travelling back in time - and money seems to be no obstacle when the prize is a Lincoln convertible that belonged to...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 04:50:00 EDT
Iraq begins operation to oust Islamic State from Anbar
Iraq vowed Tuesday to retake Anbar province - now mostly held by the Islamic State - by launching a large-scale military operation less than two weeks after suffering a humiliating defeat at the hands of the extremists in...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 03:51:00 EDT
Floodwaters deepen in Houston after city gets more rain
Floodwaters deepened across much of Texas on Tuesday as storms dumped almost a foot more of rain on the Houston area, stranding hundreds of motorists and inundating the famously congested highways that serve the...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 03:32:00 EDT
The Latest on weather: Third body pulled from Blanco River
By The Associated Press 8:30 p.m. CDT

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Wed, 27 May 2015 03:30:00 EDT
Gunmen try to kill Libya's recognized prime minister
Gunmen tried to assassinate Libya's internationally recognized prime minister on his way to the airport in the eastern city of Tobruk on Tuesday, a spokesman for his government said.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 03:22:00 EDT
APNewsBreak: IRS says thieves stole tax info from 100,000
Sophisticated criminals used an online service run by the IRS to access personal tax information from more than 100,000 taxpayers, part of an elaborate scheme to steal identities and claim fraudulent tax refunds, the IRS...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 03:11:00 EDT
UN says alarming spike in female suicide bombings in Nigeria
Children are now being seen as potential threats after an "alarming spike" in suicide bombings by girls and women used by Boko Haram militants in northeastern Nigeria, the U.N. children's agency said Tuesday.

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Wed, 27 May 2015 02:30:00 EDT
For an IS fighter, a paid honeymoon in caliphate's heart
The honeymoon was a brief moment for love, away from the front lines of Syria's war. In the capital of the Islamic State group's self-proclaimed "caliphate," Syrian fighter Abu Bilal al-Homsi was united with his...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 02:13:00 EDT
Cleveland, US Justice Department announce police settlement
Cleveland agreed to sweeping changes in how its police officers use force, treat the community and deal with the mentally ill, under a settlement announced Tuesday with the federal government that will put the 1,500-member...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 01:49:00 EDT
4 Taliban militants die in attack in Afghan capital
An all-night siege in an upscale neighborhood of Afghanistan's capital ended in the early hours of Wednesday morning with the deaths of four heavily armed Taliban attackers, though no civilians or security personnel...

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Wed, 27 May 2015 00:19:00 EDT
10 Things to Know for Wednesday
By The Associated Press Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:

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Tue, 26 May 2015 23:12:00 EDT
APNewsBreak: UN officials let child sex abuse claims linger
For months, the U.N.'s top human rights officials knew about allegations of child sexual abuse by French soldiers in Central African Republic, collected by their own staff. But they didn't follow up because they...

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Tue, 26 May 2015 20:12:00 EDT
The Latest: Victim recounts being shot in adjacent theater
By The Associated Press 5:15 p.m. (MDT)

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Tue, 26 May 2015 18:42:00 EDT
Malaysian forensics teams dig up graves at traffickers' camp
Malaysian forensics teams exhumed a body from a shallow grave Tuesday at an abandoned jungle camp used by human traffickers, the first of what police predicted would be more grim findings as they search through a cluster...

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Tue, 26 May 2015 18:14:00 EDT
World Series of Poker starts this week with new events
If the World Series of Poker is lucky, the popularity of the Las Vegas championship's newest event could cause a poker chip shortage.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 16:12:00 EDT
The Latest on IS: Militia name for Anbar fight draws ire
By The Associated Press 8:05 p.m. (1705 GMT)

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Tue, 26 May 2015 15:21:00 EDT
A guide to Greece's debt crisis and what's at stake
Greece is out of cash to repay debts due as soon as next week.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 15:00:00 EDT
11-year protest in Catholic church faces moment of reckoning
Outfitted with Wi-Fi, cable television, snacks and comfortable armchairs, the vestibule at St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Roman Catholic Church could easily be mistaken for someone's living room these days, if not for the...

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Tue, 26 May 2015 13:27:00 EDT
AP PHOTOS: Top pictures from Europe and Africa
Ireland became the first country in the world to approve same-sex marriage by a national referendum, prompting crowds on the streets of Dublin to erupt in joy and cheers last week.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 13:26:00 EDT
Lawyer says allegations B.B. King was poisoned 'ridiculous'
Two B.B. King heirs who've been most outspoken about the blues legend's care in his final days have accused King's two closest aides of poisoning him, but the attorney for King's estate called the claims...

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Tue, 26 May 2015 12:36:00 EDT
Lock of Mozart's hair going under the hammer at Sotheby's
Music lovers have the chance to own a strand of history.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 11:56:00 EDT
Myanmar's Suu Kyi is missing from global meeting on Rohingya
An international gathering about the plight of Myanmar's persecuted Rohingya Muslims boasts a star-studded cast, with three Nobel Peace Prize laureates among those calling on the world to wake up to the unfolding tragedy.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 09:36:00 EDT
AP PHOTOS: Indigenous beauty queen chosen in Ecuador
There was no bathing suit or modern evening gown competition in this beauty contest.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 09:16:00 EDT
Afghan forces struggle as Taliban seeks northern stronghold
Taliban insurgents, their ranks swelled by foreign fighters pushed across the border from Pakistan, nearly surrounded this northern Afghan city last month with an offensive that stunned local authorities and raised...

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Tue, 26 May 2015 08:55:00 EDT
Fashion's greatest hits, misses on the Cannes red carpet
Cannes' red carpet can be as kind as it is cruel when it comes to fashion.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 07:36:00 EDT
Stunning 36 percent rise in US visits to Cuba since January
The thaw in relations between the U.S. and Cuba has led to a stunning 36 percent increase in visits by Americans to the island, including thousands who are flying into Cuba from third countries like Mexico in order to...

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Tue, 26 May 2015 07:05:00 EDT
Charter buying Time Warner Cable in $55.33B deal
Charter Communications will spend $55.33 billion to acquire Time Warner Cable in a cash-and-stock deal that would instantly create one of the largest pay-television and broadband operators in the U.S.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 06:45:00 EDT
Health care industry has the highest level of median CEO pay
By The Associated Press Here is a look at median CEO pay by industry last year, as calculated by executive compensation data firm Equilar and The Associated Press.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 06:45:00 EDT
CEO pay: biggest raises and biggest cuts of 2014
By The Associated Press Here is a look at CEOs who received the biggest pay raises and biggest cuts in 2014 compared with 2013, as calculated by the executive pay research firm Equilar for The Associated...

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Tue, 26 May 2015 06:45:00 EDT
How AP and Equilar calculated CEO pay
By The Associated Press For its annual study of CEO pay, The Associated Press used data provided by Equilar, an executive compensation research firm.

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Tue, 26 May 2015 06:36:00 EDT
Brides for sale: European women lured for sham marriages
Klara Balogova was 18, penniless and heavily pregnant when she rode thousands of miles from Slovakia to England to marry a man she had never met.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 13:58:00 EDT
The Latest: Stephens four-squared at French Open
The Latest from the French Open:

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Sat, 30 May 2015 13:44:00 EDT
Djokovic, Nadal race into French Open 4th round
Novak Djokovic seems in a hurry as he chases his ninth Grand Slam title - and the only one he's never won - racing into the French Open fourth round with a 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 win against 19-year-old Australian Thanasi...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 13:15:00 EDT
Jimmie Johnson makes drive toward NASCAR history at Dover
Jimmie Johnson needs a mammoth man cave at home for all of his Dover trophies.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 13:14:00 EDT
Almost colleagues, Kerr and Blatt are rare rookies in finals
The path to the NBA Finals for Steve Kerr and David Blatt, a rare pair of rookie coaches on basketball's biggest stage, started with a meeting organized by their agent at Los Angeles International Airport last June.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 03:51:00 EDT
LEADING OFF: Lincecum looks to keep up strong start
By The Associated Press A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:

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Sat, 30 May 2015 13:28:00 EDT
AP Interview: France warns climate change threatens security
Climate change is a threat to international security, France's influential Environment Minister Segolene Royal warned Saturday - adopting an unusually hawkish stance as she heads to the U.S. to push for a global deal...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 12:14:00 EDT
Hemp industry enters 2nd year with hazy market potential
The newly legal hemp industry is entering its second growing season with some big questions for producers experimenting with marijuana's non-intoxicating cousin.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 12:13:00 EDT
US consumer sentiment drops in May
A weak U.S. economy pulled down consumer sentiment in May.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 11:14:00 EDT
Republican Wyoming on board with federal sage grouse policy
Many Republicans are wary of a large federal effort to protect the greater sage grouse - but not the Republican governor of Wyoming, the state with the biggest share of the birds and more energy development in their...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 09:14:00 EDT
Google offers unlimited free storage of photos, videos
Google is willing to store and organize all of the world's digital photos and videos for free.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 03:05:00 EDT
Turkey seizes bank associated with US-based Muslim cleric
Turkey's banking regulator says a state fund has seized a bank associated with a movement led by the U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, which authorities have accused of attempting to destabilize the government.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 19:21:00 EDT
Wisconsin governor: Obama power plant rule 'unworkable'
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a Republican eyeing a presidential run in 2016, says President Barack Obama's plan to reduce pollution from coal-fired power plants is "unworkable."

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Sat, 30 May 2015 11:44:00 EDT
Coast Guard defends cleanup response to California oil spill
The leader overseeing a massive oil cleanup along the California coast defended the initial response, saying there were workers on the ground after the spill that stained popular beaches.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 09:14:00 EDT
Apple buys a maker of futuristic augmented-reality software
Apple has bought a company that makes augmented-reality software, which adds information or images to real-world scenes when viewed through a special headset or even a smartphone camera.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 23:51:00 EDT
Federal agencies defend response to California oil spill
On the afternoon of the largest coastal oil spill in California in 25 years, graduate student Natalie Phares quickly organized a volunteer bucket brigade to clean a beach north of Santa Barbara.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 23:06:00 EDT
California beaches reopen after goo cleanup
Seven miles of Southern California beach shut down for three days by an invasion of oily goo were reopened Friday evening after health officials declared the sand and water safe following a cleanup.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 13:45:00 EDT
B.B. King funeral to take place Saturday in Mississippi
Hundreds of people are filling a church in the Mississippi Delta for the funeral of B.B. King, who rose from sharecropper in the area's flat cotton fields to worldwide fame as a blues singer and guitarist who...

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Sat, 30 May 2015 13:15:00 EDT
Latest on flooding: Up to 5 inches of rain possible in Texas
By The Associated Press 12:03 p.m. (CDT)

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Sat, 30 May 2015 11:45:00 EDT
New England's epic winter gives way to unusually dry spring
It's hard to believe that after a winter of record-setting snowfall, much of New England is approaching drought conditions.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 12:28:00 EDT
James Patterson launches children's imprint
James Patterson, already one of the book world's most popular authors, is now becoming a publisher.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 10:14:00 EDT
Unscripted TV stripped bare by scripted drama 'UnREAL'
"UnREAL" might be TV's most fully realized reality series. Why shouldn't it be? It's scripted, then performed by professional actors.

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Sat, 30 May 2015 09:59:00 EDT
Maine man to explore final resting places of poets in South
A former teacher who travels the country to document the final resting places of poets is looking forward to calling attention to African-American poets on a tour of the South and elsewhere.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 22:20:00 EDT
Falcons LB Shembo waived after animal cruelty charge
The Atlanta Falcons waived linebacker Prince Shembo on Friday, shortly after he was charged with aggravated animal cruelty.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 22:20:00 EDT
Officials say those Boston snow piles are even more vile
It's disgusting enough to put you off snow cones for the rest of the summer.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 18:36:00 EDT
Firefighters too big, but girl just right to rescue kitten
Firefighters were too big to rescue a kitten from a storm drain in south-central Pennsylvania, but a 6-year-old girl's size proved to be just right.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 18:36:00 EDT
Animal control mistakes life-sized toy for tiger
An animal control worker in Michigan was convinced he was looking at a young tiger lying in a driveway, so he approached with care. He grabbed a pole and a shield, and called police.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 18:36:00 EDT
Bear scurries around Wyoming city, falls asleep, gets caught
After leading wildlife officials on a daylong chase through a Wyoming city, an exhausted young black bear fell asleep under a tree.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 13:37:00 EDT
Teen charged with taking $25K, giving classmates $100 bills
A 13-year-old Ohio boy accused of stealing $25,000 from his 83-year-old grandfather and handing out $100 bills to his middle school classmates has been charged as a juvenile.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 13:37:00 EDT
Wife, husband say they hit back-to-back holes-in-one
A wife and husband from Michigan say they both got a hole-in-one in consecutive shots at the same hole.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 13:37:00 EDT
English resort sees crime fall after mankini clampdown
It was one small ban for mankinis, one giant step for an English seaside resort town.

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Fri, 29 May 2015 13:37:00 EDT
Long-lost diamond ring found in old NY log cabin being moved
A diamond ring lost for some 30 years has been found by preservationists dismantling a 19th-century log cabin so it can be moved to another town in northern New York.

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