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Soldier's son presented 70-year-old dog tags found on beach
SALISBURY, Mass. (AP) -- Dog tags a U.S. soldier lost on a Massachusetts beach 70 years ago have been returned to his son at the same place....
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Denver police issue dozens of citations at pot events
DENVER (AP) -- Denver police said there were no major problems as marijuana celebrations continued for a second day on Sunday, but police tweeted a reminder that while recreational use of marijuana is legal in Colorado, people still can't use it in public....
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Police worry woman suspected in murder-abduction may flee
ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) -- Police are taking precautions to ensure a woman suspected of killing an Indiana mother in order to steal a 3-week-old infant doesn't flee a hospital in Texas where she is being treated for depression....
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Empty chairs honor 168 victims of Oklahoma City bombing
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Every day when Dr. Rosslyn Biggs goes to work as a federal government veterinarian she is reminded of her mother, one of 168 people killed in the Oklahoma City bombing and honored Sunday on the 20th anniversary of the deadliest terrorist attack on U.S. soil until Sept. 11, 2001....
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Utility: No leaks found in California gas line that exploded
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- A gas pipeline that exploded at a sheriff's gun range in Central California had been inspected twice in April for gas leaks, and no leaks were found, Pacific Gas & Electric Co. said Sunday....
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Trial beginning for last 3 defendants in FAMU hazing case
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Three years have passed since the brutal beating death of a Florida A&M University drum major exposed a culture of hazing within the school's band....
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Firefighters make progress on Southern California wildfire
CORONA, Calif. (AP) -- Cooperative weather and the efforts of hundreds of firefighters helped beat back flames Sunday that had threatened hundreds of homes near a Southern California dam....
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Officials: 3 shot, injured at Delaware State cookout
DOVER, Del. (AP) -- Three men were shot and injured Saturday night at a cookout on the Delaware State University campus, officials said, and authorities are searching for the shooter....
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Gyrocopter pilot frustrated message isn't getting through
RUSKIN, Fla. (AP) -- The letter carrier who caused a full-scale security review in Washington when he violated national airspace by landing his gyrocopter on Capitol Hill expressed frustration Sunday that his message wasn't getting through....
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Residents asked to stay inside because of Colorado fire
PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) -- Residents of a Colorado neighborhood are being asked to stay inside their homes because of heavy smoke from a fire....
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NY's Cuomo to be first gov. to visit Cuba as ties reopen
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is heading to Havana, the first American governor to visit Cuba since the recent thaw in relations with the communist nation. Whether his trade mission generates anything more than headlines, however, remains to be seen....
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Behind the lens of 5 iconic AP photos of the BP oil spill
Coverage of the BP oil spill back in 2010 began as a sprint, trying to find out who had been killed and wounded in the explosion aboard the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig, and how bad the leak might get....
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Facts, law in Memphis case similar to Cleveland cop shooting
CLEVELAND (AP) -- The circumstances of a police shooting trial unfolding in a Cleveland courtroom share similarities to a high-speed chase and fatal shooting in Tennessee as well as the matters of law on which the Cleveland case will be decided: When does a threat to officers' lives end?...
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Arpaio immigration unit tarnished by misconduct allegations
PHOENIX (AP) -- As frustrations mounted a decade ago over illegal immigration, Sheriff Joe Arpaio created an elite squad to crack down on smugglers and, in the process, became known across the country as a tough-talking lawman willing to step in where the federal government wouldn't....
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Reagan shooter finds rejection, indifference in future home
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) -- The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community....
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