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Trial set for Greenpeace activists in P&G protest
CINCINNATI (AP) -- With only one of nine Greenpeace activists willing to accept a plea deal, a judge on Thursday set a trial date for the other eight on felony charges in an eye-catching protest at Procter & Gamble's headquarters in downtown Cincinnati....
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Vegas man gets life in ax attack that killed baby
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A 38-year-old Las Vegas man has been ordered to life in prison without the possibility of parole for killing a 4-month-old baby with a medieval-style battle ax and critically wounding the child's mother in a random attack on a sidewalk....
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Jury seated in Georgia peanut salmonella trial
ALBANY, Ga. (AP) -- A jury has been seated to hear the trial of three people charged in connection with a deadly salmonella outbreak traced to a southwest Georgia peanut plant five years ago....
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Saint's remains return to Hawaii permanently
HONOLULU (AP) -- The remains of a saint known for caring for exiled leprosy patients have been returned to Hawaii....
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Passenger dies, pilot hurt in parking lot crash
SAN DIEGO (AP) -- A small plane clipped the top of a store before it crashed in the parking lot of a San Diego shopping center, killing an 80-year-old passenger and seriously injuring the 52-year-old pilot, authorities said....
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Sudan woman who faced death over faith heads to US
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A Sudanese woman who refused to recant her Christian faith in the face of a death sentence, which was later overturned, left Europe on Thursday for the United States, where she will make her new home....
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3 hurt when glass falls from NYC office tower
NEW YORK (AP) -- Glass has fallen from a midtown Manhattan office tower, injuring three people....
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Top UN aid official urges daily `pauses' in Gaza
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. humanitarian chief is calling for daily "humanitarian pauses" in Gaza until a long-term cease-fire is reached between Israel and Hamas to deliver relief to hundreds of thousands in need, rescue the injured and give civilians a reprieve from war....
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Rolex passed among jurors in ex-Va. gov trial
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- A key witness in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell testified that he made a mistake when he bought a Rolex watch for the governor at the first lady's request....
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Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds voter ID law
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The Wisconsin Supreme Court upheld a requirement Thursday that voters show photo identification at the polls, but the law remains blocked in federal court....
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Hearing reset for suspect in UN soldier deaths
DETROIT (AP) -- A federal immigration court judge delayed a hearing Thursday for a Detroit-area man suspected by the Irish government in the deaths of two United Nations peacekeeping soldiers in Lebanon in 1980....
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Judge rejects suit by teacher fired over blog
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A judge dismissed a lawsuit by a former suburban Philadelphia teacher fired two years ago for writing on her blog about students who were "disengaged, lazy whiners."...
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Wisconsin Supreme Court upholds 2011 union law
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The Wisconsin Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the 2011 law that effectively ended collective bargaining for most public workers, sparked massive protests and led to Republican Gov. Scott Walker's recall election and rise to national prominence....
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Expert in porch shooting case talks about hand cut
DETROIT (AP) -- A former medical examiner says a laceration on the left hand of a young woman could have been caused by her pounding on the door at a Detroit-area home before the owner killed her....
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Firefighters keep Yosemite blaze far from sequoias
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) -- Firefighters brought a blaze that had spread in Yosemite National Park under control, and containment lines kept the wildfire from threatening some the treasured sequoias that are among the largest and oldest living trees on Earth....
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