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The Latest: Wreaths laid to remember Katrina victims
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The latest in the 10th anniversary commemorations of Hurricane Katrina (all times local):...
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Immigration shift shows India, China outpacing Mexico
DALLAS (AP) -- Siddharth Jaganath wanted to return to India after earning his master's degree at Texas' Southern Methodist University. Instead, he built a new life in the U.S. over a decade, becoming a manager at a communications technology company and starting a family in the Dallas suburb of Plano....
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In reversal, abundant grain trains available for harvest
STERLING, N.D. (AP) -- The grain elevator that towers over this small prairie town has been humming with workers loading crops onto rail cars destined for domestic and worldwide markets....
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On-Air Ambush: TV crew's killing unfolds in real time
The on-air shooting deaths of Virginia TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward and the suicide five hours later of gunman Vester Flanagan played out in a sort of surreal time, spilling from TV screens within range of the Roanoke station's signal to horrified viewers the world over via social media. Five hours of horror, delivered in electronic bursts....
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BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. (AP) -- Church bells ring to mark 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina's arrival on Mississippi coast....
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Deputy ambushed, fatally shot at Houston gas station
HOUSTON (AP) -- The search for the suspect in the death of a uniformed sheriff's deputy who was shot several times while filling up his patrol car at a suburban Houston gas station continued Saturday morning, authorities said....
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The Latest on Houston deputy: Hunt for suspect continues
HOUSTON (AP) -- 8:40 a.m....
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Prison scrambles as Legionnaires' disease sickens inmate
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Officials at California's oldest state prison scrambled to provide safe drinking water to thousands of inmates after waterborne Legionnaires' disease hospitalized one inmate and was suspected of sickening more than two dozen others....
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Residents across Gulf remember Katrina's might, recovery
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- With prayer and the somber ringing of church bells and the uplifting sounds of brass bands and music, residents across Mississippi and Louisiana Saturday will pay homage to those who died in Hurricane Katrina, thank those who came to rebuild and celebrate how far the region has come from that devastating day when the hurricane struck....
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Officials urge residents to stay prepared tropical storm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Tropical Storm Erika may be getting weaker, but Florida officials still want residents to be prepared....
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Police: Construction crooner found dead in apparent suicide
NEW YORK (AP) -- A karaoke-loving ironworker who briefly became a New York sensation for his serenades from a subway construction site has been found dead in an apparent suicide, a month after he disappeared from his Queens neighborhood, police said Friday....
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White supremacist takes stand in Jewish site shootings
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) -- A white supremacist charged with killing three people at Jewish sites in suburban Kansas City spent more than two hours Friday telling jurors how he planned the attacks and is sorry he didn't kill more people....
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Hawaii awaits hurricane while still recovering from rain
HONOLULU (AP) -- Hurricane Ignacio is expected to continue to strengthen through the weekend and come close to the Hawaiian Islands early next week....
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Ex-Subway ad exec says he didn't know of Fogle's sex crimes
NEW YORK (AP) -- A former executive who was in charge of Subway's advertising says he wasn't aware of pitchman Jared Fogle's criminal sexual conduct with minors....
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Planned Parenthood sues Alabama over end to Medicaid funds
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Planned Parenthood Southeast on Friday filed a federal lawsuit over Gov. Robert Bentley's effort to cut off Medicaid payments to the organization's Alabama clinics....
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