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Authorities Seize 15 Tons of Marijuana at US-Mexico Border

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Federal authorities have seized more than 15 tons of marijuana in a near-record bust at a …Read More

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Blind Dog Rescued After Being Lost for 2 Weeks In the Cold

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — A blind dog who wandered away from her Ester home during a cold snap has been …Read More

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Police: Man, 60, Crushed to Death at Ohio Machine Shop

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Police say a 60-year-old man has been crushed to death at a machine shop in Ohio. …Read More

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Miss America Organization President is Stepping Down

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The president of the Miss America Organization is stepping down after nearly two years at …Read More

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Labs Extend Record as US Top Dog, But Bulldogs Make Waves

NEW YORK (AP) — The American Kennel Club is releasing its 2014 breed popularity rankings on Thursday. They show Labrador …Read More

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Official: Body Found is Missing California Baby

KNIGHTS LANDING, Calif. (AP) — Police say the body of a baby found in a swampy area in Northern California …Read More

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DC Mayor: City to Legalize Pot Despite Threats from Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington’s mayor says marijuana will become legal in the nation’s capital despite a threat from Republicans in …Read More

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Lawsuit Against Purina Claims Food Sickens, Kills Dogs

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A dog owner has filed a lawsuit against a pet food company alleging that thousands of …Read More

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Montana Man Pleads Guilty to Killing Grandmother with Chair

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man has pleaded guilty but mentally ill to beating his grandmother to death with …Read More

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Man Convicted in Deaths of ‘American Sniper’ Author, Friend

STEPHENVILLE, Texas (AP) — A former Marine has been convicted in the deaths of “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle and …Read More

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Alaska Quietly Becomes 3rd State to Legalize Marijuana

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska today became the third U.S. state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana for adults, …Read More

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28 Hurt When Train Crashes Into Truck on Tracks in California

OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California commuter train slammed into a truck abandoned on the tracks early Tuesday, sending …Read More

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Appeals Court Considers Warrantless Cellphone Monitoring

ATLANTA (AP) — A federal appeals court in Atlanta is considering whether investigators must obtain a search warrant to obtain …Read More

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US Automakers Improve in Magazine’s Annual Brand Ranking

DETROIT (AP) — Buick is the first U.S.-based automotive brand to crack the top 10 in Consumer Reports magazine’s annual …Read More

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In Apple’s Latest Update, Emoji Get Diverse

NEW YORK (AP) — Lovers of emoji, the cute graphics that punctuate online writing and texts, will soon be able …Read More

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82-Year-Old Man Kills Son During Fight, Then Commits Suicide

MATAMORAS, Pa. (AP) — Police say an 82-year-old man fatally shot his son in the head during a fight before …Read More

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Death Toll from GM Ignition Switches Rises to 57

DETROIT (AP) — The death toll from crashes involving General Motors cars with defective ignition switches has climbed to 57. …Read More

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Prosecutor: Inmate Killed His Cellmate So He’d Have His Own Cell

CLEARFIELD, Pa. (AP) — A prosecutor says an inmate killed his cellmate at a Pennsylvania prison because he wanted his …Read More

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Tobacco Companies Fighting Over Claims on Smoking’s Effects

WASHINGTON (AP) — America’s biggest tobacco companies say they’re ready and willing to pass along factual public health information about …Read More

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Sheriff: Washington Man Was Posing for Photograph When Train Struck Him

KALAMA, Wash. (AP) — The Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Office says a man struck and killed by a train south of …Read More

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Anti-Vaccine Mothers Discuss Their Thinking Amid Backlash

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. (AP) — One is a businesswoman and an MBA graduate. Another is a corporate vice president. The …Read More

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4-Year-Old Alaska Boy Shot When Mom’s Gun Falls from Holster

WASILLA, Alaska (AP) — A 4-year-old Alaska boy was shot in the leg Saturday when his mother’s handgun fell out …Read More

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Chief: Retired Officer Apparently Killed 2 Daughters, Self

HARRISON, N.Y. (AP) — Police believe a retired police officer shot his two teenage daughters to death and then killed …Read More

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Stepmom Covered 10-Year-Old’s Head Gash with Hair Extensions

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A 48-year-old Philadelphia woman who authorities say split her 10-year-old stepdaughter’s head open has been sentenced to …Read More

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