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Arrested US judge embarrassed, entering treatment
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- An Alabama federal judge charged with domestic violence following his arrest in Atlanta is embarrassed and entering a treatment program, one of his attorneys said Wednesday....
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Slain journalist's parents: He died a hero
ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) -- The parents of an American journalist slain by Islamic State militants say their son died a hero for revealing the stories of oppressed people in war-torn lands....
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Prosecutor: Oregon shooting victim on coast tour
Zachary Levi Brimhall had picnicked with his parents at a remote spot in Oregon's Coast Range last weekend then stayed to camp....
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Reward offered for former billionaire's assets
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- The trustee representing Montana's Yellowstone Club creditors is offering a reward to anyone who can help uncover assets the luxury resort's co-founder might have hidden from bankruptcy proceedings....
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Mormon school removes gay-marriage cards at store
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Greeting cards celebrating same-sex marriages turned up at the Brigham Young University bookstore Tuesday....
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US government sells 400,000 acres offshore Texas
The federal government has sold more than 400,000 acres in the Gulf of Mexico off the Texas coast for oil and gas exploration and development, an official with the U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management said Wednesday....
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Last 4 hostages freed in suburban Chicago standoff
HARVEY, Ill. (AP) -- About two dozen heavily armed law enforcement officers stormed a home in Chicago's southern suburbs Wednesday to free four remaining hostages and capture two suspects, ending a 20-hour standoff that police say began as a robbery attempt....
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Brine hauler sues over biblical fracking billboard
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- An Ohio man who uses a biblical reference and a statement against "poisoned waters" on billboards opposing a local deep-injection gas well is fighting a legal threat from the Texas well owner on free-speech grounds....
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8 homes destroyed, 1,000 threatened by wildfire
KERNVILLE, Calif. (AP) -- A wildfire northeast of Bakersfield burning in steep terrain destroyed eight homes and was threatening more than a thousand others, authorities said Wednesday....
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States' leading lethal injection expert ends role
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- An anesthesiologist said he would no longer act as an expert witness for states defending their lethal injection methods, creating another hurdle for corrections departments scrambling to find workable execution systems....
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SeaWorld drops appeal of OSHA violation
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- SeaWorld Entertainment has dropped an appeal of citations it received after the drowning of a trainer who was pulled under by a killer whale, ending any chance of trainers ever again swimming with orcas during shows....
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Holder heads to Ferguson after subdued protests
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) -- As U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder arrived in Missouri on Wednesday, a small group of protesters gathered outside the building where a grand jury could begin hearing evidence to determine whether a Ferguson police officer who shot 18-year-old Michael Brown should be charged in his death....
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Marine killed in crash planned to surprise brother
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) -- A Colorado Marine killed in a crash in Utah last week was on his way home to surprise his little brother on the first day of school....
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Mandatory Pa. casino theft fine ruled tossed out
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled unconstitutional a mandatory $75,000 fine imposed on a Pittsburgh casino poker dealer convicted of having stolen $200 worth of chips....
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Police have beef with shoplifting suspect
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Police have a beef with a man they say stole meat worth $2,700 from three Safeway stores in Portland, Oregon....
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