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Memorial set for 25 WWII US soldiers lost in Italian lake
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- A trio of U.S. Army veterans has teamed up to establish a memorial in Italy to the 25 American soldiers who drowned in an Alpine lake when their amphibious vehicle sank during World War II....
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4 young girls run away from Florida foster home
BRANDON, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities are searching for four foster children who were discovered missing from their beds during head count at a private foster care home near Tampa....
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Go back to Africa: Mother says teacher made remark to son
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) -- The Beaufort County School District is investigating after a black woman complained that a white teacher told her son he should go back to Africa....
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6 officers cleared of doing cavity search without warrant
MERIDEN, Conn. (AP) -- A jury has cleared six Connecticut police officers of allegations that they conducted an illegal body cavity search on a man in 2011....
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Flags across Georgia fly at half-staff after deadly crash
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- Flags across Georgia are at half-staff in remembrance of four University of Georgia students killed and another critically injured in a high-speed car crash a few miles south of the Athens campus....
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Dad: Man shot at TV station thought world was ending
BALTIMORE (AP) -- The father of a man shot and wounded by police after walking into a Baltimore TV station wearing an animal costume and a fake bomb says his son believed the world was ending and might have been trying to get the message out....
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Lawsuit: Tampa strip club owes dancers $3.7 million
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Dancers and "door girls" have filed a class action lawsuit against a Tampa, Florida, strip club, claiming they're owed some $3.7 million in unpaid wages....
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Students upset over school paper's racially charged cartoon
DOVER, Del. (AP) -- Students at Wesley College in Delaware have expressed outrage over two racially charged cartoons that appeared in the student newspaper last week....
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NYC police: Man offers boy up for sex in Central Park
NEW YORK (AP) -- Authorities in New York City are looking for a man who they say offered a boy up for sex to a passerby in Central Park....
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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 Thursday:...
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Large graffiti carved at Arches National Park in Utah
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Rangers at Utah's Arches National Park were investigating large graffiti Thursday that was carved so deeply into a famous red rock arch that it might be impossible to erase, officials said....
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Doubts about honesty led to university chancellor's removal
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- University of California President Janet Napolitano felt compelled to remove the chancellor of UC Davis after documents contradicted the campus leader's contention that she did not have any dealings with contractors that were hired to bolster the school's image online, a university spokeswoman said....
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Sentencing of Colorado woman who cut baby from womb
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) -- A judge is set to sentence a Colorado woman convicted of attempted murder after cutting a nearly 8-month-old fetus from a stranger's womb....
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3 with family ties to San Bernardino shooters arrested
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) -- The brother of the man behind the San Bernardino terror attack and two Russian sisters have been charged with marriage fraud in a case that was unrelated to the December shootings but came to light in the investigation that followed it....
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Shipping containers offer welcome homes in Phoenix
PHOENIX (AP) -- A stack of shipping containers sitting in a lot in an industrial section of Phoenix has some developers thinking inside the box....
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