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Beach town's ban prompts battle over shave ice
WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) -- A $3 cup of shave ice is at the center of a dispute in this beach town between street vendors trying to stay in business and town officials who say the vendors cause traffic congestion and increase the potential for accidents....
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Connecticut man accused of shooting pet turtle
STONINGTON, Conn. (AP) -- Authorities say a Connecticut man shot to death his girlfriend's pet turtle....
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UN Security Council calls for Gaza cease-fire
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- The U.N. Security Council called for "an immediate and unconditional humanitarian cease-fire" in the Gaza war between Israel and Hamas at an emergency meeting early Monday morning....
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Mom on teen's 9-month absence: She isn't pregnant
NORTH CONWAY, N.H. (AP) -- The mother of a 15-year-old New Hampshire girl reunited with her family nine months after she vanished says rumors that she was pregnant aren't true....
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Father, stepmother of found boy due in court
DETROIT (AP) -- The father and stepmother of a 12-year-old Detroit boy who was found in his basement after an 11-day disappearance are due back in court....
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Porch shooter back in court for 3rd day of trial
DETROIT (AP) -- The trial of a Detroit-area man who killed a young unarmed woman on his porch is entering its first full week of testimony....
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10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:...
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Small plane crash on Fla. beach; 2 on ground hit
VENICE, Fla. (AP) -- A small plane crash-landed on a remote Florida Gulf Coast beach, killing a Georgia man and critically injuring his 9-year-old daughter as they walked along the shore....
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Aid Group: 2 Americans have Ebola in Liberia
BOONE, N.C. (AP) -- Two American aid workers have tested positive for the Ebola virus while working to combat an outbreak of the deadly disease at a hospital in Liberia, a relief group official said....
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Hernan weakens to a tropical storm in the Pacific
MIAMI (AP) -- Hernan has weakened to a tropical storm far off Mexico's Pacific coast....
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Should the condemned suffer? Victim families torn
Randy Browning watched from behind the glass as Kimberly McCarthy slipped quietly into unconsciousness, snored briefly, then finally stopped breathing. It didn't matter to him that this woman - who'd brutally stabbed and mutilated his beloved godmother and mentor - was allowed a peaceful, painless death....
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Trial in salmonella outbreak set to begin in Ga.
ALBANY, Ga. (AP) -- The trial for three people charged in a deadly salmonella outbreak traced to a southwest Georgia peanut plant five years ago is set to begin....
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Memorial at sea for Ind. pilots after deadly crash
PAGO PAGO, American Samoa (AP) -- Nearly a hundred people gathered on a ferry Sunday off the coast of American Samoa during a memorial service honoring the Indiana teenager who died and his father who is missing after their plane crashed during an attempt to circumnavigate the world....
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Former Va. governor's corruption trial begins
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Jury selection was on the agenda Monday for opening day in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife in Richmond....
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Flames from California wildfire claim 13 homes
PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) -- Wildfires burning near Northern California vineyards and in the Yosemite National Park area were threatening hundreds of homes even as crews worked to contain them....
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