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Smithsonian working to finalize deal for new site in London
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Smithsonian Institution, the world's largest museum and research complex, is working to establish its first international museum outpost in London as that city redevelops its Olympic park, officials said Tuesday....
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Famed civil rights protesters to have arrest records erased
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) -- Nine black men arrested for integrating a whites-only South Carolina lunch counter 54 years ago may be heroes in the historic record, but in the record of the law they are still convicted trespassers....
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Feds: 12 years for Venezuelan financier in Connecticut fraud
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Federal prosecutors say a Venezuelan financier who ran a massive investment fraud scheme in Connecticut deserves at least 12 years in prison....
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3rd man found guilty in medical student's fatal shooting
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) -- A 21-year-old South Carolina man has been convicted for his role in the slaying of a University of Michigan medical student during a robbery near the school's Ann Arbor campus....
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Minnesota terror suspect to be released to halfway house
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- A Minnesota man accused of trying to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group will be released to a halfway house while his case is pending....
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Mid-winter warmth blanketing the Dakotas, breaking records
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) -- As a blizzard slams the Northeast, mid-winter warmth is breaking records in the Northern Plains....
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Confessed killer testifies against man with bodies in yard
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- A key prosecution witness testified Tuesday that he agreed to help a man kill a pharmacist and the pharmacist's girlfriend as part of a robbery plot....
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Ga. man who killed a fellow prisoner to be executed Tuesday
ATLANTA (AP) -- A Georgia man whose lawyers argue he shouldn't be executed because he is intellectually disabled and who has come within hours of execution three times in recent years is scheduled to die Tuesday evening unless the U.S. Supreme Court intervenes....
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Prosecutors promise thorough probe of police killing of teen
DENVER (AP) -- Denver prosecutors are promising to do a thorough investigation after police shot and killed a 17-year-old girl who authorities say struck an officer with a stolen car....
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Executive: No guarantee BP will help pay subsidiary's fines
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- An executive for the BP subsidiary that faces billions of dollars in possible fines for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill says it is uncertain whether other BP entities would step in to help pay a steep penalty....
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Mormon leaders call for measures protecting gay rights
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Mormon church leaders are making a national appeal for a "balanced approach" in the clash between gay rights and religious freedom....
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Twins who ran major US drug ring sentenced to 14 years each
CHICAGO (AP) -- A federal judge sentenced twin brothers on Tuesday to 14 years in prison each for running a nearly $2 billion North American drug ring, agreeing with prosecutors to drastically reduce their sentences as reward for their cooperation against Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman and other Mexican cartel leaders....
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1 of 4 boys who fell into icy Maryland pond dies
LANSDOWNE, Md. (AP) -- One of four boys who fell into an icy pond outside Baltimore over the weekend has died, authorities said Tuesday....
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Escaped murder suspect faces new charges after capture
CINCINNATI (AP) -- A teenage murder suspect who authorities say escaped from police custody at an Ohio hospital and abducted a 70-year-old woman before he was captured is now charged with kidnapping and other counts....
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Lawmaker threatens to 'out' hypocrites opposing gay marriage
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Alabama's only openly gay lawmaker is threatening to expose state politicians who have extramarital affairs but say gay marriage is immoral or bad for children....
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  Overkill! Closings, and bans should happen on a need-be basis.
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