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Cruz ends his bid for presidential

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz ended his presidential campaign Tuesday, eliminating the biggest impediment to Donald Trump’s march to the Republican nomination.

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US combat death in Iraq reflects intensifying war

STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — The combat death of a U.S Navy SEAL who was advising Kurdish forces in Iraq coincides with a gradually deepening American ...

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Mom declared brain-dead after Wisconsin interstate shooting

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — An Illinois woman has been declared brain-dead after being shot during a random drive-by shooting along a Wisconsin interstate while traveling home ...

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Mother gets 1 month in jail for assaulting toddler on plane

HONOLULU (AP) — A federal judge on Tuesday sentenced a Hawaii mother to a month in jail and three months under home confinement for assaulting her ...

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Ohio village fights class-action status in speed camera lawsuit

NEW MIAMI, Ohio (AP) — A southwest Ohio village’s attorney said he will ask the state’s high court to overturn an appeal court’s ...

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Study: ‘Biggest Loser’ contestants have slower metabolisms

CHICAGO (AP) — A new study has found that many competitors on NBC’s “The Biggest Loser” leave the show with a slower metabolism, making it ...

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Posted: may. 03, 2016 6:58 p.m. | | Study: ‘Biggest  Loser’ contestants  have slower metabolisms Comments 0 Comments

Indiana: Cruz fights for survival

OSCEOLA, Ind. (AP) — Ted Cruz’s conservative crusade for the presidency fought for new life Monday ahead of an Indiana vote that could effectively end ...

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Warrant: Slain pregnant Texas teen found with uterus removed

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — A mentally disabled West Texas teenager who told a school worker she had been impregnated by her stepfather was found with her ...

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Posted: may. 02, 2016 11:45 p.m. | | Warrant: Slain pregnant Texas  teen found with uterus removed Comments 0 Comments

High court signals it won’t stop $15 minimum wage

SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court weighed in for the first time Monday on a $15-an-hour minimum wage, signaling it does not plan to ...

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Marines investigating claim about men in Iwo Jima photo

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Marine Corps says it has begun investigating whether it mistakenly identified one of the men shown raising the U.S ...

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Military tests unmanned ship designed for seafaring missions

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The military is starting tests on the world’s largest unmanned surface vessel — a self-driving, 132-foot ship designed to travel thousands of ...

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Vermont family to keep wood duck after state issues permit

MIDDLESEX, Vt. (AP) — State game officials have backed down and allowed a woman to keep a 3-year-old wood duck that was brought home by one ...

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Posted: may. 02, 2016 11:44 p.m. | | Vermont family to keep wood  duck after state issues permit Comments 0 Comments

Suit: Starbucks overfills cold drinks with ice

CHICAGO (AP) — A federal lawsuit claims Starbucks regularly overfills its cold drinks with ice instead of using the advertised amount of coffee or other liquid ...

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Synthetic narcotics & drugged- driving laws

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — Eighteen-year-old Kristian Roggio was riding in a friend’s car when another driver careened across a Brooklyn street, colliding head-on and ...

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Billboards track shoppers via phone data

NEW YORK (AP) — A U.S. senator is calling for a federal investigation into an outdoor advertising company’s latest effort to target billboard ads ...

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Elephants performed for final time

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Elephants will performed for the last time at the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus on Sunday, as the show closed ...

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‘Stop the Steal’ helping Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has a Plan B if he’s faced with a contested convention, and it involves the sort of outside groups that ...

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Superdelegates ‘feel the Bern’ of anger

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nancy Schumacher says she just wanted to do her civic duty, and so she heeded the call to become a superdelegate for Hillary ...

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Posted: apr. 28, 2016 8:34 p.m. | | Superdelegates ‘feel the Bern’ of anger Comments 0 Comments

Brother, others related to San Bernardino shooters

RIVERSIDE (AP) — Three people with close family ties to the couple responsible for the San Bernardino terror attack were arrested Thursday in an alleged marriage-fraud ...

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Mom convicted of creating public nuisance with school Facebook post

ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) — A New Mexico woman has been convicted of creating a public nuisance by posting an online comment about the possibility of ...

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Large graffiti carved at Arches National Park

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 ...

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Posted: apr. 28, 2016 8:34 p.m. | | Large graffiti  carved at Arches  National Park Comments 0 Comments

Trump sweeps, Clinton carries four states

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — In a front-runner’s rout, Republican Donald Trump roared to victory Tuesday in five contests across the Northeast and confidently declared himself the ...

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Posted: apr. 26, 2016 8:53 p.m. | | Trump sweeps, Clinton carries four states Comments 0 Comments

Federal ruling on N Carolina voting laws bolsters voter ID

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Civil rights and elections attorneys said Tuesday they will appeal a federal court ruling upholding North Carolina’s 2013 major rewrite ...

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Posted: apr. 26, 2016 8:53 p.m. | | Federal ruling on N Carolina  voting laws bolsters voter ID Comments 0 Comments

Ohio man calmly tells 911: ‘I just shot and killed my wife’

CINCINNATI (AP) — A suburban Cincinnati man called 911 and gave his address, and when the dispatcher asked what she could help him with, he replied ...

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Posted: apr. 26, 2016 8:53 p.m. | | Ohio man calmly tells 911:  ‘I just shot and killed my wife’ Comments 0 Comments

Suit: Cops violated rights of man taking kids for ice cream

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Two Connecticut officers are accused of violating a black man’s rights during a traffic stop last year when they frisked him ...

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Posted: apr. 26, 2016 8:53 p.m. | | Suit: Cops violated rights of  man taking kids for ice cream Comments 0 Comments

Wisconsin prom shooter was aiming at officer when he was hit

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The 18-year-old gunman who opened fire on students exiting the prom at his former school in northern Wisconsin was aiming a rifle at ...

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Posted: apr. 26, 2016 8:52 p.m. | | Wisconsin prom shooter was aiming at officer when he was hit Comments 0 Comments

Alabama mayor, wife charged with assault after fight

ALEXANDER CITY, Ala. (AP) — A city council member in Alabama says the town’s mayor punched him in the face at the end of a ...

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Posted: apr. 26, 2016 8:52 p.m. | | Alabama mayor,  wife charged with assault after fight Comments 0 Comments

Government finds it lard to enforce ‘living wage’ laws

SEATTLE (AP) — States and cities whose lawmakers proudly passed “living wage” laws are finding it difficult to make sure employers actually pay their workers accordingly.

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Posted: apr. 26, 2016 8:25 p.m. | | Government finds it lard to enforce ‘living wage’ laws Comments 0 Comments

Apple reports its first revenue drop since 2003

CUPERTINO (AP) — Apple sold more than 51 million iPhones in the first three months of this year — and that’s the problem.

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Posted: apr. 26, 2016 8:25 p.m. | | Apple reports its first revenue drop since 2003 Comments 0 Comments

Maybe Twitter needs to get used to being small

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter gets lots of grief from investors because it hasn’t taken over the world the way Facebook did, at least in ...

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Posted: apr. 26, 2016 8:25 p.m. | | Maybe Twitter needs to get used to being small Comments 0 Comments

eBay shares rise as results beat Wall Street 1Q forecasts

SAN JOSE (AP) — Shares of eBay Inc. rose on Tuesday after the e-commerce company reported better-than-expected quarterly results.

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Posted: apr. 26, 2016 8:24 p.m. | | eBay shares rise as results beat Wall Street 1Q forecasts Comments 0 Comments

Chipotle posts loss after giving away 6M burritos

NEW YORK (AP) — Chipotle posted its first quarterly loss as a public company Tuesday after it gave away millions of free burritos to win back ...

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Posted: apr. 26, 2016 8:24 p.m. | | Chipotle posts loss after giving away 6M burritos Comments 0 Comments

Dubai pushes for driverless cars

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Already home to the world’s biggest skyscraper, Dubai has another tall order to fill: By 2030, its leader wants ...

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Posted: apr. 25, 2016 7:59 p.m. | | Dubai pushes for driverless cars Comments 0 Comments

Ruling stands that baker can’t cite religion

DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Supreme Court on Monday declined to take up the case of a suburban Denver baker who refused to make a cake ...

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Posted: apr. 25, 2016 7:58 p.m. | | Ruling stands  that baker can’t  cite religion Comments 0 Comments

Andra Day to appear on 40M Coke soda cups at McDonald’s

ATLANTA (AP) — Andra Day wants to inspire people to rise up while drinking a Coke.

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Posted: apr. 25, 2016 7:58 p.m. | | Andra Day to appear on 40M Coke soda cups at McDonald’s Comments 0 Comments

Time Warner Cable deal gets OK, with online video conditions

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal regulators will impose several conditions meant to protect online video services as they back Charter’s bid to buy Time Warner ...

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Posted: apr. 25, 2016 7:58 p.m. | | Time Warner  Cable deal gets  OK, with online video conditions Comments 0 Comments

USDA declines to pay for cows, crops poisoned by pesticide

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has refused to pay claims filed by two Idaho families who contend its pesticide treatment contaminated ...

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Posted: apr. 24, 2016 7:41 p.m. | | USDA declines to pay for cows, crops poisoned by pesticide  Comments 0 Comments

2 officers shot, suspect dead at Wal-Mart

CHANDLER, Ariz. (AP) — Two officers are in stable condition, with one requiring surgery, and the suspect is dead following a shooting Saturday at a Wal-Mart ...

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Ohio attorney general: Slayings of 8 ‘pre-planned execution’

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The slayings of eight family members in rural southern Ohio were sophisticated, planned executions, authorities said Sunday, as they also revealed that ...

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Posted: apr. 24, 2016 7:41 p.m. | | Ohio attorney general: Slayings  of 8 ‘pre-planned execution’ Comments 0 Comments

Minnesota law agencies issue marijuana wax danger warning

ROBBINSDALE, Minn. (AP) — Law enforcement agencies in Minnesota are warning of a rise in seizures of a potent marijuana concentrate.

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1 dead, 1 ‘cooperating’ after shooting death during services

NORTH WALES, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a dispute between two members of a suburban Philadelphia church during a Sunday worship service ended with one person ...

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Posted: apr. 24, 2016 7:40 p.m. | | 1 dead, 1 ‘cooperating’ after  shooting death during services Comments 0 Comments

Clinton, Trump stream ahead as rivals show signs of fading

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump surged Sunday toward another round of pivotal presidential primaries as their party leaders faced new questions ...

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Gunman wounds 2 outside prom

ANTIGO, Wis. (AP) — An 18-year-old man opened fire with a high-powered rifle outside of a high school prom in northern Wisconsin, wounding two students before ...

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Trump top suggestion to replace school’s name of Robert E. Lee

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A YU-U-U-GE name is the most popular suggested replacement name for a Texas elementary school named after the top hero of the ...

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Posted: apr. 24, 2016 7:17 p.m. | | Trump top suggestion to replace school’s name of Robert E. Lee Comments 0 Comments

Woman killed baby girl, put body in dumpster

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A woman beat to death a 13-month-old girl under her care on a rural Montana Indian reservation, threw the baby’s body ...

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Drones may be new firefighting tool

BEATRICE, Neb. (AP) — Researchers in Nebraska tested a new tool on Friday that could eventually help in fighting grass fires — drones.

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Judge sentences defendant, spends night in jail with him

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina judge sent a retired Special Forces sergeant to jail for violating probation — then spent the night in the ...

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Posted: apr. 22, 2016 9:59 p.m. | | Judge sentences defendant, spends night in jail with him  Comments 0 Comments

8 relatives shot dead, some while sleeping

PIKETON, Ohio (AP) — Eight members of a family, including a mother sleeping in a bed with her 4-day-old baby next to her, were fatally shot ...

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Officers didn’t stand by and watch teens drown

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — When three Florida teenagers stole a car, crashed it into a cemetery pond and then drowned, Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri ...

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Day care shut down after child forgotten in hot SUV dies

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The state forced a Louisville day care to shut down immediately Wednesday, two days after a toddler forgotten in a hot SUV ...

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Posted: apr. 20, 2016 8:26 p.m. | | Day care shut  down after child forgotten in hot SUV dies Comments 0 Comments

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