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Obama offers help to NYPD after 2 officers killed

Obama offers help to NYPD after 2 officers killed

HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama is offering full support and federal assistance to the New York Police Department in the wake of the ki…

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DC police chief: NY shootings 'shocking and reprehensible'

WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia Police Chief Cathy Lanier says the fatal shooting of two police officers in New York is "shocking and r…

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Oneida Indians plan new 'Oz'-themed NY casino

CHITTENANGO, N.Y. (AP) — The Oneida Indian Nation plans to open a $20 million casino with a "Wizard of Oz" theme in the village where author L…

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Killings of 2 New York officers trigger backlash

Killings of 2 New York officers trigger backlash

NEW YORK (AP) — Civil rights leaders are condemning the ambush killings of two New York police officers and expressing fear that the backlash …

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2 cops ambushed, fatally shot in car; gunman kills himself

NEW YORK (AP) — The warning came just moments too late: A man who had shot his ex-girlfriend a few hours earlier had traveled to New York City…

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Florida authorities say 1 police officer shot and killed

TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — Florida authorities say a police officer was shot and killed in Tarpon Springs early Sunday.

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US coal mines nearing record low in worker deaths

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Less than five years after an explosion fueled by excess coal dust killed 29 men deep inside a West Virginia undergroun…

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Christie to Obama: Demand Cuba return cop killer

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie disagrees with President Obama's decision to normalize relations with Cuba and wants the p…

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Child deaths at unlicensed day cares concern Va. officials

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia regulators are concerned about the number of children's deaths at unlicensed day care facilities in the state.

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US companies eager to embrace Cuba face hurdles

US companies eager to embrace Cuba face hurdles

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cargill aims to sell more corn and soybeans. MasterCard covets another site for Americans to swipe credit cards. Marriott se…

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Timeline of events before, after NYPD cop deaths

A timeline of events on Saturday in the hours before and moments after two NYPD officers were shot in their cruiser by Ismaaiyl Brinsley, a 28…

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Police ID man found dead inside Md. warehouse

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — Police in Prince George's County are identifying a man who was found fatally shot inside a warehouse in Marlow Heights.

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California puzzles over safety of driverless cars

California puzzles over safety of driverless cars

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California's Department of Motor Vehicles will miss a year-end deadline to adopt new rules for cars of the future because r…

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Survey: US gas prices fall 25 cents per gallon

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of regular gasoline nationwide has dropped another 25 cents a gallon in the past two weeks, to $2.47.

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DC metro gas prices down 11 cents from last week

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gas prices in the D.C. metro area are down 11 cents from a week ago.

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NYC subways slowly upgrading from 1930s-era technology

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's subways — the nation's biggest mass transit network — serve more than 6 million daily riders who depend largel…

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Authorities ID woman shot by man who killed of 2 NYPD cops

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Authorities in Maryland are identifying a woman who was shot by the same man who killed two NYPD officers before shooting h…

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NY farmers lament lost opportunity for gas riches

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — While environmental groups are doing a victory dance over New York's decision to ban fracking, farmers such as apple growe…

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US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama says the United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of te…

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Pope's role in Cuba deal fractures Cuban-American flock

Pope's role in Cuba deal fractures Cuban-American flock

MIAMI (AP) — The key role Pope Francis played encouraging talks between Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro left fractures among his flock…

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Tent city sprouts in shadow of downtown Detroit

Tent city sprouts in shadow of downtown Detroit

DETROIT (AP) — Bankruptcy behind it, Detroit's atmosphere swirls with the promise of better days. Charles Floyd Jones can only hope that the c…

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States trying to lure lawyers into rural practice

States trying to lure lawyers into rural practice

CORSICA, S.D. (AP) — By landing a steady job in a hopping metropolis, Jake Fischer achieved the dream of many who finished law school during t…

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Canadian man told to pay $1.5 million for credit card fraud

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Prosecutors described a Toronto man's massive credit card fraud scheme as high-tech bank robbery — stealing the identities …

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Northern Va. club opens for firearms enthusiasts

GAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Veterans and other gun enthusiasts looking to fire off a few rounds have a recently opened 65,000-square-foot facility…

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School's test carries all the chaos of the battlefield

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — Running away from the sound of gunfire and IED blasts toward a shelter door, 2nd Lt. Rowan Sheldon of the U.S. Army sudde…

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Obama offers help to NYPD after 2 officers killed

Obama offers help to NYPD after 2 officers killed

HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama is offering full support and federal assistance to the New York Police Department in the wake of the ki…

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DC police chief: NY shootings 'shocking and reprehensible'

WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia Police Chief Cathy Lanier says the fatal shooting of two police officers in New York is "shocking and r…

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Oneida Indians plan new 'Oz'-themed NY casino

CHITTENANGO, N.Y. (AP) — The Oneida Indian Nation plans to open a $20 million casino with a "Wizard of Oz" theme in the village where author L…

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Killings of 2 New York officers trigger backlash

Killings of 2 New York officers trigger backlash

NEW YORK (AP) — Civil rights leaders are condemning the ambush killings of two New York police officers and expressing fear that the backlash …

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2 cops ambushed, fatally shot in car; gunman kills himself

NEW YORK (AP) — The warning came just moments too late: A man who had shot his ex-girlfriend a few hours earlier had traveled to New York City…

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Florida authorities say 1 police officer shot and killed

TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — Florida authorities say a police officer was shot and killed in Tarpon Springs early Sunday.

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US coal mines nearing record low in worker deaths

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Less than five years after an explosion fueled by excess coal dust killed 29 men deep inside a West Virginia undergroun…

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Christie to Obama: Demand Cuba return cop killer

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie disagrees with President Obama's decision to normalize relations with Cuba and wants the p…

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Child deaths at unlicensed day cares concern Va. officials

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia regulators are concerned about the number of children's deaths at unlicensed day care facilities in the state.

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US companies eager to embrace Cuba face hurdles

US companies eager to embrace Cuba face hurdles

WASHINGTON (AP) — Cargill aims to sell more corn and soybeans. MasterCard covets another site for Americans to swipe credit cards. Marriott se…

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Timeline of events before, after NYPD cop deaths

A timeline of events on Saturday in the hours before and moments after two NYPD officers were shot in their cruiser by Ismaaiyl Brinsley, a 28…

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Police ID man found dead inside Md. warehouse

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — Police in Prince George's County are identifying a man who was found fatally shot inside a warehouse in Marlow Heights.

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California puzzles over safety of driverless cars

California puzzles over safety of driverless cars

LOS ANGELES (AP) — California's Department of Motor Vehicles will miss a year-end deadline to adopt new rules for cars of the future because r…

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Survey: US gas prices fall 25 cents per gallon

CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — The average price of regular gasoline nationwide has dropped another 25 cents a gallon in the past two weeks, to $2.47.

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DC metro gas prices down 11 cents from last week

WASHINGTON (AP) — Gas prices in the D.C. metro area are down 11 cents from a week ago.

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NYC subways slowly upgrading from 1930s-era technology

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's subways — the nation's biggest mass transit network — serve more than 6 million daily riders who depend largel…

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Authorities ID woman shot by man who killed of 2 NYPD cops

TOWSON, Md. (AP) — Authorities in Maryland are identifying a woman who was shot by the same man who killed two NYPD officers before shooting h…

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NY farmers lament lost opportunity for gas riches

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — While environmental groups are doing a victory dance over New York's decision to ban fracking, farmers such as apple growe…

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US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list

HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama says the United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of te…

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Pope's role in Cuba deal fractures Cuban-American flock

Pope's role in Cuba deal fractures Cuban-American flock

MIAMI (AP) — The key role Pope Francis played encouraging talks between Presidents Barack Obama and Raul Castro left fractures among his flock…

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