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Lawyer says family of girl with Uzi is devastated
PHOENIX (AP) -- An attorney for the parents of a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed an Arizona shooting range instructor with an Uzi said Tuesday the family is devastated by the tragedy that occurred on a brief excursion during a vacation....
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PG&E penalized $1.4B for deadly pipeline blast
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- California regulatory judges have recommended a $1.4 billion penalty against the state's largest utility for a 2010 gas pipeline explosion that engulfed a suburban San Francisco neighborhood in fire, killing eight people and prompting national alerts about aging pipelines....
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Study: Playing music helps sharpen kids' brains
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The founder of a Los Angeles-based nonprofit that provides free music lessons to low-income students from gang-ridden neighborhoods began to notice several years ago a hopeful sign: Kids were graduating high school and heading off to UCLA, Tulane and other big universities....
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30 teens escape from Nashville detention center
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Thirty teens "overwhelmed" their minders at a juvenile detention center by simultaneously breaking out of four dormitories and then crawling under a weak spot in a chain-link fence. By Tuesday evening, seven were still on the run....
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Air Force instructor convicted in sex scandal dies
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- The first Air Force instructor convicted of rape and sexual assault in a massive sex scandal at one of the nation's busiest military training centers has died while in prison, officials said Tuesday....
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3 fatally shot, 2 wounded at Kansas City homes
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- Three people were killed and two others critically wounded in a shooting in a residential neighborhood in south Kansas City on Tuesday afternoon, and police were searching for a missing SUV....
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Justice Department: Texas voter ID discriminatory
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) -- A federal judge on Tuesday began reviewing tough new Texas voter ID rules challenged by the Obama administration in a trial that could threaten the polarizing law, although a decision isn't expected before the November election....
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2 NC men's convictions overturned in 1983 killing
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) -- One of North Carolina's longest-serving death-row inmates and his half brother are being freed after three decades in prison after another man's DNA was discovered on a cigarette butt left near the body of a girl the siblings were convicted of killing....
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Problems abound with health law immigration papers
MIAMI (AP) -- More than 200,000 immigrants who bought insurance through President Barack Obama's health care initiative could lose their coverage this month if they don't submit proof this week they are legally in the country, but language barriers and computer glitches are hindering efforts to alert them....
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Teen sues DMV after being told to remove makeup
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- A 16-year-old in South Carolina sued the state's Department of Motor Vehicles on Tuesday because the agency won't allow him to take a driver's license photo wearing makeup....
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Officials: Accused Texas killer targeted others
KAUFMAN, Texas (AP) -- The man charged in the deaths last year of two North Texas prosecutors had intended to kill other law enforcement officials, according to court documents filed Tuesday....
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Attorney: Detroit needs debt plan to survive
DETROIT (AP) -- The plan to restructure billions of dollars in debt is the vehicle the Motor City needs to free up funds to provide services to residents and allow the city to survive, one of Detroit's attorneys told the federal judge at the helm of the historic bankruptcy trial, which started Tuesday....
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Los Angeles jury convicts man of 3 serial murders
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A man who authorities believe strangled dozens of women as he moved from place to place around the country was convicted Tuesday of three 1980s murders in Los Angeles....
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Former Va. governor's corruption case goes to jury
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- The corruption case that could send former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife to federal prison was in the hands Tuesday of jurors who must decide whether the couple sold the influence of the office to a wealthy vitamin executive seeking legitimacy for his company's signature product....
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Preschools latest to take on green movement
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Three-year-old Clara Centola seems unconcerned by the adults around her as she works at a mini-kitchen, deciding which cloth-toy fruits and vegetables to serve her imaginary guests. There are no plastic fast-food replicas to choose from at her Oklahoma City preschool, where the real food is vegan and gluten-free....
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