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Jurors start considering Ventura defamation case
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- An attorney for Jesse Ventura asked a federal jury Tuesday to award the former Minnesota governor millions of dollars in damages for what he claimed is a lie in a memoir by the late military sniper Chris Kyle....
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Judge ponders overturning state gay marriage ban
DENVER (AP) -- Gay couples seeking to strike Colorado's same-sex marriage ban urged a federal judge to overturn the law immediately and reject the state's request to stay a ruling until the U.S. Supreme Court decides the matter....
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Beretta: Gun law forcing move out of Maryland
ACCOKEEK, Md. (AP) -- Beretta U.S.A. Corp. says concerns about a gun-control bill that passed in Maryland last year have made it necessary to move its weapons making out of the state to Tennessee....
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Dan Borislow, magicJack inventor, dies at 52
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Dan Borislow, the inventor of magicJack and a pioneer in developing phone calls over the Internet, died Monday, officials at the company he founded said. He was 52....
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Maryland church built in 1773 ravaged by fire
HEBRON, Md. (AP) -- Authorities say a 241-year-old church on the National Register of Historic Places has been ravaged by fire in Maryland....
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Judge weighs videotaping James Holmes sanity exam
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- The judge in the Colorado theater-shooting case said Tuesday that he will rule this week on whether a psychiatrist will be allowed to video-record the second sanity evaluation of defendant James Holmes....
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UN chief believes Gaza fighting will end soon
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. secretary-general said Tuesday it is his "hope and belief" that his emergency mission to the Middle East will lead to an end to the fighting between Hamas and Israel "in the very near future."...
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Cause of fire at Williston company unknown
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) -- Authorities are unable to say what caused a large industrial fire in Williston to ignite....
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Drug cartel associates get 1-year prison sentence
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Two Mexican citizens associated to the Zetas drug cartel have been sentenced to one year and one day in prison for attempting to bribe a federal judge, federal prosecutors said Tuesday....
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Town hopes for answers after missing teen returns
CONWAY, N.H. (AP) -- After a 15-year-old girl returned safely to her family nine months after vanishing on the way home from school, townspeople who searched and prayed that she would return are relieved - and looking for answers about where she's been and how she got home....
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Montana judge censured over rape comments
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- The Montana Supreme Court on Tuesday publicly reprimanded a judge who gave a lenient sentence to a rapist after suggesting the 14-year-old victim shared some of the responsibility for the crime....
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After 3-year probe, feds to monitor Newark police
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- Newark police engaged in the excessive use of force, routinely stopped people on the street for no legitimate reason and regularly stole property from civilians, the U.S. Department of Justice concluded in a report released Tuesday that set the stage for federal monitoring of the police department that serves New Jersey's largest city....
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General: Guard to take observation role at border
McALLEN, Texas (AP) -- A top National Guard general says most of the 1,000 troops heading to South Texas will take up observation positions along the border and detain people only if they interfere with their mission....
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Towns struggle with debate over immigrant services
LYNN, Mass. (AP) -- The national debate over an unprecedented wave of Central American young people entering the country illegally is more of a practical challenge in places like Lynn, a former industrial city outside Boston that's thousands of miles from the U.S.-Mexico border....
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Southwest, South score low on child-welfare index
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Several states in the Deep South and Southwest have earned dismal scores on an annual child-welfare index that cited poverty and single-parent house households as worrisome trends that must be turned around for things to improve....
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