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Rescue of 2 injured hikers underway on Mount Hood
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The Clackamas County sheriff's office says a helicopter rescue operation is underway on Mount Hood after two climbers were injured....
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New York Assembly facing historic change in leadership
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- The contest to succeed longtime New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was supposed to be an open process, giving lawmakers two weeks to mull their options....
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AP Interview: NYC mayor says he has moved past police crisis
NEW YORK (AP) -- Weeks removed from an open revolt from his own police force that had officers turning their backs on him, Mayor Bill de Blasio now declares he has moved past the rift, striking a tenuous truce with a strategy to stay above the fray and public opinion that eventually soured on the cops' behavior....
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3 men shot in Afghanistan worked for North Carolina firm
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- A North Carolina-based firm says it employed the three military contractors who were shot to death earlier this week in Afghanistan....
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Airport authorities: Traveler beats homeless man with chair
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- A traveler who remained at Newark Liberty International Airport after missing two flights faced numerous charges Saturday for allegedly beating a homeless man with a chair as the man was sleeping....
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More than a foot of snow possible for Midwest, Northeast
CHICAGO (AP) -- A storm gathering steam over the southern Rockies is expected to dump more than a foot of snow on parts of the Midwest, New York and New England, which is still recovering from a winter walloping it received just a few days ago. It's also bad news for those planning to drive to Super Bowl parties....
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Revel sale put on hold while nightclub appeals terms
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The sale of Atlantic City's former Revel casino is on hold while the company that ran its popular nightclub and beach bar appeals....
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7-alarm warehouse fire burns in Brooklyn; 1 injury reported
NEW YORK (AP) -- Giant clouds of smoke rose from a 7-alarm fire that destroyed a warehouse and floated across Brooklyn and into Manhattan on Saturday - a day so cold that water trickling across the helmets of a small army of firefighters quickly froze....
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Ala judges weighing whether to perform same-sex weddings
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- Fred Hamic is a marrying judge: He's performed about 1,000 weddings during seven years as Geneva County's probate judge and considers the ceremonies a highlight of his job....
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Man arrested after body parts found in suitcase
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- San Francisco police arrested a man on suspicion of murder Saturday in connection with a suitcase found on a downtown street stuffed with dismembered human remains....
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Man ordered to trial in alleged necrophilia slaying
EASTON, Pa. (AP) -- A defense attorney says he's considering a mental health defense for a Pennsylvania man charged with homicide and abuse of a corpse in the death of his stepdaughter....
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Big Montana oil spill is latest involving pipeline company
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) -- The Wyoming company whose pipeline leaked 30,000 gallons of crude oil into the Yellowstone River in Montana and its sister company have had multiple pipeline spills and federal fines levied against them in the last decade, according to government records....
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Things to know about the Boston Marathon bombing trial
BOSTON (AP) -- Jury selection in the federal death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is heading into its second month as Judge George O'Toole Jr. continues the process of questioning prospective jurors individually to find 18 people who can be fair and impartial. Here is a look at what's happened so far and a look ahead:...
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Los Angeles female-only mosque may be first in US
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A downtown Los Angeles mosque that forbids men from attending may be the first of its kind in the United States....
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Navy abandons 'Global force for good' to broaden appeal
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- The Navy is taking a new approach to its recruiting commercials: appealing to people who are already in uniform, have long since left the military and those who never will join....
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