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Conviction upheld in reverse racism murder case
NEW YORK (AP) -- Donald Kagan had been in prison for murder for more than a decade when doubts about his guilt arose from an uncommon source: the former Brooklyn judge who had convicted him....
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920 California chickens killed with golf club
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- Authorities in central California are searching for one or more suspects who broke into a Foster Farms chicken ranch and killed more than 900 birds with a golf club....
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Hunting banned, tourism down in manhunt zone
CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) -- For a region heavily dependent on tourism, the headline could scarcely be worse: A heavily armed survivalist charged with ambushing a Pennsylvania State Police barracks eludes hundreds of law enforcement officials pursuing him in the woods....
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Ohio city defaults on traffic camera bill
EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (AP) -- One of Ohio's poorest cities was dealt another financial blow Wednesday when a federal judge stuck it with a $638,000 judgment in favor of a Rhode Island company that supplied the traffic cameras it hoped would provide a revenue boost....
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Oregon man gets 30 years in Christmas bomb plot
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A young Somali American was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in prison for plotting to bomb Portland's downtown square while it was filled with holiday cheer....
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In Scott Walker race, he's the main issue
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The airwaves and campaign appearances in the closely contested governor's race here are bristling with charges over whether the incumbent did enough to create jobs in the state and whether the challenger is an out-of-touch liberal, and other arguments designed to sway opinions before Election Day....
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Girl missing for 12 years found with mom in Mexico
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Authorities say a Texas girl reported kidnapped 12 years ago has been found with her mother in Mexico, and that the mother is now facing charges in the U.S....
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Burger King, ex-soldier at odds over needle claim
HONOLULU (AP) -- The former soldier suing Burger King because he swallowed needles in a sandwich said he didn't return to Hawaii for a settlement conference because he had to work and his lawyers say the corporation hasn't taken negotiations seriously....
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Artist creates huge dirt portrait on National Mall
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The National Portrait Gallery is unveiling a giant portrait of a young man created in the landscape of the National Mall....
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Records: Kissinger made plans to attack Cuba
NEW YORK (AP) -- Newly revealed government records show that Secretary of State Henry Kissinger drew up contingency plans nearly 40 years ago to attack Cuba over their deployment of troops to Angola....
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Army drops murder charges over Iraqi boys' deaths
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) -- The Army has dropped murder charges against a soldier in the shooting of two unarmed Iraqi boys during a blown reconnaissance mission in 2007, but he still faces prosecution on allegations that he obstructed the investigation and threatened a journalist's wife....
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Former eBay exec sentenced for insider trading
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A former eBay executive has been sentenced to 15 months in prison for his role in insider trading....
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Vermont's Bag Balm ointment goes corporate
LYNDONVILLE, Vt. (AP) -- Vermont's locally produced, quirkily used Bag Balm ointment long ago moved beyond the bovine, but now it's going corporate....
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Mom may face new charges in van chase, shooting
TAOS, N.M. (AP) -- New Mexico prosecutors aim to file new charges against a Tennessee woman in a chaotic traffic stop and chase last year during which a New Mexico State Police officer fired shots at her minivan full of children....
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911 caller: Cop told man to drop gun at Wal-Mart
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A 911 caller who reported a man carrying a gun in Wal-Mart told state investigators he heard an officer repeatedly say "put it down" about two seconds before police shot the man, killing him, according to a summary of the interview released by the state....
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