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Virginia Man Named Stoner Arrested on Pot Charges

ORANGE, Va. (AP) — A Virginia man with the last name Stoner is facing drug charges after police found more …Read More

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California’s Drought Stings Bees, Honey Supply

LOS BANOS, Calif. (AP) — California’s record drought hasn’t been sweet to honeybees, and it’s creating a sticky situation for …Read More

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Of 51 Recent Arrests in Ferguson, 1 Is a Resident

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County police say 51 people were arrested from mid-day Tuesday through early Wednesday in …Read More

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UPS Says 51 Retail Stores Breached by Malware

Some customers of The UPS Store may have had their credit and debit card information exposed by a computer virus …Read More

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School Sorry for Making Special Ed Kids Sort Trash

JURUPA VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — Parents of special education students in a Southern California city say they were outraged to …Read More

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Man Shows Up to Jail with Mugshot on T-Shirt

MADISON, Maine (AP) — A Maine man who served a 48-hour sentence for drunken driving wore something special for his …Read More

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Union-Pacific

2 Dead, 2 Injured in Arkansas Union Pacific Train Collision

Authorities say two Union Pacific train crew members were killed and two were injured when two freight trains collided in northeast …Read More

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Virginia Deputy Shoots Daughter After Mistaking Her for Intruder

WINCHESTER, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a Virginia deputy sheriff shot his 16-year-old daughter after mistaking her for an intruder, …Read More

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Robin Williams’ Wife: He Had Parkinson’s, Was Sober When He Died

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The wife of Robin Williams says he was in the early stages of Parkinson’s disease and was …Read More

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Apple

Apple Bans Use of 2 Chemicals in iPhone Assembly

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple is banning the use of two potentially hazardous chemicals in the final assembly of iPhones …Read More

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Texas 16-Year-Old Boy Held in Parents’ Deaths

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — A 16-year-old boy accused of killing his parents in their suburban Dallas home is being held …Read More

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No Joke: Chicken Crossing Road Blocks Traffic

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland, Oregon, police were told there was a chicken — and it was attempting to cross …Read More

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Jessica Smith

Mother Smiles Through Hearing Accusing Her of Killing Toddler, Injuring Teenager in Oregon

ASTORIA, Ore. (AP) — A woman accused of killing her 2-year-old child before trying to slit her teenage daughter’s throat …Read More

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Official: Robin Williams Hung Himself with a Belt

SAN RAFAEL, Calif. (AP) — Sheriff’s officials near San Francisco say Robin Williams committed suicide by hanging himself with a belt …Read More

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Comedian Robin Williams Dead at 63

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Academy Award winning actor and comedian Robin Williams has died in an apparent suicide. He was 63. …Read More

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Lawyer: Teenager ‘Executed’ by Missouri Police

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The attorney for the parents of an unarmed black teenager fatally shot by police in suburban …Read More

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24 Rescued from Maryland Roller Coaster

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — Authorities say 24 people stranded on a roller coaster have been rescued from near the …Read More

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Boy, 2, Falls to Death from NYC Apartment Window

NEW YORK (AP) — A 2-year-old boy is dead after plummeting five floors from the window of a New York …Read More

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Governor Denies Parole to Manson Follower Davis

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown has reversed a parole board and denied the release of a former Charles …Read More

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FDA Lifts Hold on Experimental Ebola Drug

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health authorities have eased safety restrictions on an experimental drug to treat Ebola, a move that …Read More

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17-Year-Old Charged with Murder in Hotel Bathroom

HOUSTON (AP) — A teenager has been charged with murder in the slaying of a 35-year-old man whose beaten and …Read More

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Mother Charged with Abandoning Newborn in Trash

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Authorities say an Indianapolis woman admitted giving birth in a warehouse restroom then dumping the newborn boy …Read More

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Syracuse Chief: No. 1 Party School Label Not OK

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The chancellor of Syracuse University says his college’s ranking as the nation’s top party school is …Read More

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Mom Who Did 124 mph with Kids in Car Sent to Jail

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine mother busted for driving 124 mph with her two children in the car in …Read More

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