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Gamers convention to stay in Indianapolis through 2021
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- A massive video game convention that once threatened to leave Indianapolis during an intense public debate over LGBT rights announced Tuesday that it has signed a contract that will keep the event in the city through 2021....
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U of Illinois won't be designated 'sanctuary' for immigrants
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) -- The University of Illinois will not label its three campuses as sanctuaries for immigrant students illegally living in the U.S., school leaders said Tuesday as they pushed aside pressure from faculty and others to make the designation....
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Murder-for-hire trial to be heard by 4 women, 2 men
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- A Florida woman accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill her husband will be tried before a jury of four women and two men....
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7 Texas special-needs teens were regularly locked in closet
DALLAS (AP) -- Seven special-needs teenagers living near Houston were repeatedly locked away in a closet by their adoptive mother and restricted to a lone room strewn with human waste, state and county officials said Tuesday....
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Indiana man accused in wife's death faces charge in Florida
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Federal authorities in Florida want an Indiana man accused of kidnapping and killing his estranged wife returned to the state....
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Did authorities miss opportunities to prevent tragic fire?
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- City and state officials fielded years of complaints about dangerous conditions, drugs, neglected children, trash, thefts and squabbles at the illegally converted warehouse in Oakland, California, where 36 partygoers were killed in a weekend fire....
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The Latest: 2007 Times Square hotel killing goes to jury
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on the trial in a murder case surrounding a prostitute's death in a Times Square hotel, a case that became a forum for debate over the scientific validity of bite-mark evidence (all times local):...
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Mistrial in S. Carolina police shooting mystifies observers
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- The video was unambiguous: A white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black man in the back as the man ran away....
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Former Oklahoma state trooper sentenced to 8 years in prison
SAPULPA, Okla. (AP) -- A former Oklahoma state trooper accused of sexually assaulting women during traffic stops was sentenced Tuesday to more than eight years in prison after pleading guilty to lesser charges....
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Air Force vet and service dog are a hit at Texas Lowe's
ABILENE, Texas (AP) -- Some customers at a Lowe's store in Texas are getting tag-team assistance from a military veteran and his service dog after both were hired to work at the store....
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Man fatally shot by police after Ohio crash was UAE citizen
CLEVELAND (AP) -- A man fatally shot by a police officer after his car flipped on the Ohio Turnpike was a citizen of the United Arab Emirates and a student at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, a spokeswoman for the state attorney general's office said Tuesday....
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Utah to spend $138,000 to restore famous outlaw's cabin
CIRCLEVILLE, Utah (AP) -- Utah state officials are going to spend $138,000 to restore a decaying wood cabin in Piute County that has become a tourist spot because it's believed to be the boyhood home of outlaw Butch Cassidy....
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Transgender student named king of Kansas school dance
DERBY, Kan. (AP) -- A 17-year-old transgender student who advocated for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights at a suburban Wichita high school was named king of a winter ball after receiving the most votes from his fellow students....
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Court won't hear appeal of rabbi after wife beaten to death
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey's highest court won't hear an appeal from a rabbi convicted of plotting the 1994 murder-for-hire of his wife at their home....
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Alabama opposing execution stay for condemned inmate
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- The state of Alabama is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to allow the execution of an inmate scheduled for lethal injection on Thursday....
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