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Mother, daughter die after Philly food truck blast
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a mother and teenage daughter have died of injuries they suffered when their food truck exploded in Philadelphia earlier this month....
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State ends hunt for snake in New Jersey lake
JEFFERSON, N.J. (AP) -- A 16-foot-long exotic snake reportedly slithering around New Jersey's largest lake is apparently a suburban legend. Or the snake just isn't hungry....
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UN says aid to Syria being used as `tactic of war'
UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is accusing the Syrian government and opposition fighters of obstructing humanitarian aid to Syrians as "a tactic of war" and demanding that all parties allow access to millions in desperate need of help....
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Skydiver dies during WWII-style jump in Oklahoma
FREDERICK, Okla. (AP) -- Authorities say a skydiver from Illinois has been killed while taking part in a demonstration jump in Oklahoma to honor World War II paratroopers....
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Colorado gay marriage ban struck, appeal awaits
DENVER (AP) -- For years, gay rights activists in Colorado repeatedly said it would only be a matter of time before they would be allowed to marry....
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Virginia police: 2 dead after storm at campground
CAPE CHARLES, Va. (AP) -- A fierce storm packing powerful winds and rain toppled trees and flipped campers Thursday at a Virginia campground Thursday, killing at least two people and sending at least 20 more to hospitals, officials said....
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Marines investigate corporal who vanished in Iraq
CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) -- Marine Corps officers have launched a formal investigation into whether a Lebanese-American Marine deserted his unit in Iraq or months later after returning to the United States, a military spokesman said Thursday....
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Man held after wild car-theft spree near Denver
GOLDEN, Colo. (AP) -- What began as a traffic stop quickly devolved into a midday crime spree, during which a man wielding a rifle in one hand and a handgun in the other waved them wildly at cars driving down a highway, burst through a closed garage door in a stolen SUV and attempted to steal a state dump truck, all as a news helicopter watched from above....
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AP names Derl McCrudden head of int'l video news
NEW YORK (AP) -- Derl McCrudden, head of video newsgathering for The Associated Press, has been promoted to head of international video news....
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Miami Seaquarium fined by OSHA
MIAMI (AP) -- The Miami Seaquarium has been issued a $7,000 fine for allowing trainers to work with a killer whale without sufficient protections....
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Porch shooter: I didn't know gun was loaded
DETROIT (AP) -- A suburban Detroit man who killed an unarmed woman on his porch immediately suggested to police it was an accident and that he didn't know his shotgun was loaded, according to recorded remarks played in court Thursday....
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Chicago police arrest man in 11-year-old's death
CHICAGO (AP) -- Chicago police say they've arrested a man in the slaying of an 11-year-old girl who was struck in the head by a stray bullet while at a sleepover last week....
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Questions surround DC gun arrest of poultry exec
WASHINGTON (AP) -- There are questions this morning about the arrest of a South Carolina pork-and-poultry executive who allegedly tried to enter a congressional office building in Washington with a handgun in his bag....
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AP reporter's account of Arizona execution
FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) -- Joseph Rudolph Wood looked around the death chamber and glanced at the people making preparation for his execution, locating the proper veins and inserting two lines into his arms....
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Deliberations in Ventura trial enter Day 3
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- A jury in St. Paul has reconvened for a third day to deliberate whether a man regarded as the deadliest sniper in U.S. military history defamed former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura in his memoir....
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