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Remains of lost WWII veteran set for return to Rhode Island
PAWTUCKET, R.I. (AP) -- The remains of an Army captain who was previous lost and unaccounted for following World War II will return to his hometown in Rhode Island this weekend....
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Correction: Students Pepper-Sprayed story
ATLANTA (AP) -- In a story Aug. 24 about a parent arrested for pepper-spraying students at a school, The Associated Press erroneously reported that Atlanta Public Schools spokeswoman Kimberly Willis Green said the incident happened during a fight and the woman was trying to stop her son from being jumped. Green tells the AP she never said that....
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10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:...
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Hurricane Gaston expected to weaken in the Atlantic
MIAMI (AP) -- Hurricane Gaston is expected to weaken to a tropical storm in the Atlantic....
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Crews battling 35 large, uncontained wildfires in the West
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- Thirty-five large, uncontained wildfires were burning in the West, and firefighters were making initial attacks on another 112 new blazes to prevent them from spreading....
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Cruise line CEO details Alaska bear mauling of 2 workers
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) -- A bear that mauled two cruise ship wilderness guides during a hiking excursion in Alaska attacked so quickly that there was little time to defend against the animal, the CEO of the cruise ship company said....
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A Miami 'cocaine cowboy' finds redemption with love locks
NORTH MIAMI, Fla. (AP) -- When he was one of Miami's notorious "cocaine cowboys" in the 1980s, Mickey Munday made millions of dollars flying loads of drugs for Colombia's Medellin and Cali cartels....
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Albuquerque police: 3 face charges in child's death
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Albuquerque police are charging three people in the death of a 10-year-old girl - a killing called "unspeakable" by the state's governor....
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Mobile homes returning to Louisiana after deadly flooding
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- Mobile homes will fill front yards across southern Louisiana again, just as they did after Hurricane Katrina....
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Tornadoes damage Indiana, but leave no one seriously hurt
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Tornadoes that touched down in central Indiana tore roofs off apartment buildings, sent air conditioners falling onto parked cars and cut power to thousands of people, but left no one seriously injured....
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Feds ask for competency hearing for former LA County sheriff
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Prosecutors have asked a federal judge to determine whether former Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca is competent to stand trial in his jail abuse case....
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Soldier who killed 5 Dallas officers showed PTSD symptoms
The Army reservist who killed five Dallas police officers last month showed symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder after returning home from Afghanistan in 2014, but doctors concluded that he presented no serious risk to himself or others, according to newly released documents from the Veterans Health Administration....
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Nebraska prison on lockdown after 9 staff members assaulted
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) -- Prison officials in Nebraska say nine staff members at the Lincoln Correctional Center have been assaulted by inmates who were refusing to return to their cells....
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Sen. Manchin mum on EpiPen hikes by daughter's drug company
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) -- U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin remained mum Wednesday as a pharmaceutical company run by his daughter faced mounting criticism for hiking prices on life-saving allergy injection pens....
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Brother: Deaf man shot by state trooper was afraid of police
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- A deaf man shot to death by a North Carolina state trooper after a chase was scared of police after several misunderstandings with officers, his brother said Wednesday....
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