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Index ranks Norway tops for well-being of elderly
NEW YORK (AP) -- A global index reflecting economic security, health and other factors - and not deducting for cold winters - ranks Norway and Sweden with the highest level of well-being for older people. Of the 96 nations in the index, Afghanistan ranked last....
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Dead cruise passenger ID'd as South Carolina man
MIAMI (AP) -- Police say a passenger who died in a fall aboard a cruise ship at a Miami dock was a South Carolina man....
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UN: Islamic State forcing thousands to flee Syria
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N humanitarian chief on Tuesday said tens of thousands of people are fleeing Syria as the Islamic State militant group expands its grip on large parts of the country despite a U.S.-led airstrike campaign....
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Police: Shots fired at Ky. school, 1 student hur
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- A high school student was injured and one person was being sought after a shooting at a high school in southern Louisville, police said Tuesday....
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Ohio Wal-Mart where cops shot man pulls air rifles
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Pellet guns have been pulled from shelves at the Ohio store where a 22-year-old man holding an air rifle was fatally shot by police, a Wal-Mart Stores Inc. spokesman said Tuesday....
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Rice to receive honor at West Point
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) -- Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will receive the U.S. Military Academy's annual Thayer Award....
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Nuclear waste tank OK'd to keep leaking for 1 year
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) -- A new deal allows a radioactive waste storage tank to continue leaking for more than a year before its contents are pumped out at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation, the nation's most polluted nuclear site....
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Marathon bombing suspects' sister faces NYC judge
NEW YORK (AP) -- A sister of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects was led away in handcuffs Tuesday after a brief court appearance on allegations that she threatened to "put a bomb" on a perceived romantic rival, which her lawyer called "an uncorroborated claim."...
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Deceased man's family files claim against Moore
MOORE, Okla. (AP) -- The family of a man who died in February after a struggle with police outside a Moore movie theater has filed a claim against the Oklahoma city....
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Michelin Guide knocks Daniel down to 2 stars
The Michelin Guide's latest roster of top New York City restaurants says Brooklyn and Queens are hot, but Daniel Boulud has lost a little sizzle....
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Closing arguments begin in loud music killing case
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Closing arguments have begun in the first-degree murder case of a man who fatally shot a teenager after an argument about loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store....
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Acrimony surfaces in Revel casino auction
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- The process of seeking new buyer for the failed Revel casino in Atlantic City is hitting a rough patch....
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Key Los Angeles subway connector 1 step closer
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A new underground train that will speed passengers through downtown Los Angeles took a symbolic step forward Tuesday with a groundbreaking ceremony attended by shovel-wielding politicians and transportation officials....
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NASA to conduct helicopter crash test at Langley
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- NASA engineers on Wednesday will crash a former military helicopter that's been retrofitted with various composite subfloors to see how the material affects the likelihood of injuries....
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Oklahoma man charged with murder in beheading
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) -- An Oklahoma man apparently uttered Arabic words during an attack in which he allegedly severed a co-worker's head, and had "some sort of infatuation with beheadings," but the killing appeared to have more to do with the man's suspension from his job than his recent conversion to Islam, a prosecutor said Tuesday....
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