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Veteran says he was forgotten in VA clinic
DELTONA, Fla. (AP) -- A veteran of the U.S. Marines says he was locked inside a central Florida community clinic operated by the Veteran's Administration....
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Kennedy cousin Skakel seeks to suppress evidence
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A lawyer for Michael Skakel is seeking to keep the government from using audio tapes made by the Kennedy cousin for a memoir as evidence in his upcoming murder retrial....
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North Dakota oil supply plant fire extinguished
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) -- A massive blaze that shot fireballs into the sky at an oil supply and logistics company in a western North Dakota oil patch hub has been extinguished, according to the town's fire department....
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Memorial honoring injured veterans under way in DC
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Army Lt. Dawn Halfaker was on patrol 10 years ago in Baqubah, Iraq, when a rocket-propelled grenade tore through her military vehicle and exploded inside....
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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 today:...
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Opening statements set in porch shooting trial
DETROIT (AP) -- After two days of jury selection, lawyers are poised to give opening statements in the trial of a Detroit-area man who opened his front door and shot an unarmed woman, killing her....
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1 dead, 2 injured by SW Fla. lightning strike
FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- A lightning strike has killed one person and injured two others on Fort Myers Beach in southwest Florida....
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Tropical depression approaching Lesser Antilles
MIAMI (AP) -- The U.S. National Hurricane Center says a fast-moving tropical depression in the Atlantic is expected to approach the Lesser Antilles on Wednesday night....
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Donald Trump to break ground for new DC hotel
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Donald Trump hopes to bring his signature brand of glitz to the nation's capital with a new luxury hotel in the city's third-tallest building....
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First Amendment fight won't stop Arizona execution
FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) -- The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs....
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Crews make gains on massive Washington wildfire
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) -- Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control....
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Holmes in court for hearing on expert testimony
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) -- The man charged with the Colorado theater massacre is returning to court for the second day of hearings about what kinds of experts can testify at his trial....
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Federal judge to rule on Colorado gay marriage ban
DENVER (AP) -- A federal judge in Denver is expected to rule Wednesday whether Colorado's same-sex marriage ban should be overturned immediately, or if the issue should be decided by the U.S. Supreme Court....
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Arrest linked to gun used after Boston bombings
BOSTON (AP) -- It has been one of the lingering questions since the dramatic manhunt that gripped the Boston area in the days after the marathon bombings: Where did the suspects get the gun that authorities say they used to kill a university police officer?...
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Police custody death tests 'Broken Windows' tactic
NEW YORK (AP) -- Eric Garner, who died in police custody last week after he was put in an apparent chokehold, was suspected of committing the relatively minor crime of selling loose, untaxed cigarettes on the street....
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