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ECHO LAKE, Calif. (AP) — California governor orders officials to impose mandatory water restrictions for first time. ...more

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A group of researchers say polar bears forced off melting sea ice will not find enough food to replace their current diet of fat-laden marine mammals such as seals, a conclusion that contradicts studies indicating that bears ma ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — CBS Films says Mark Wahlberg is set to produce "Patriots' Day," a feature film about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing based on Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis' firsthand account.The studio announced Tuesday that Matt Charm ...more

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By David Beasley ATLANTA (Reuters) - Multiple former Atlanta public school educators were found guilty by a jury on Wednesday on various charges involving a conspiracy to change standardized test scores in a sweeping test-cheating scheme. ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — U.S. car buyers tapped the brakes in March, a sign of a long-expected slowdown in the blistering pace of sales.March sales were expected to be flat compared with last March. Car buying site predicted total U.S. sales o ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — With recent government approval of potatoes that don't bruise and apples that don't brown, a new generation of genetically modified foods is headed to grocery shelves.What could be next? Cancer-fighting pink pineapples, heart-h ...more

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SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle's new $15 minimum wage law began going into effect Wednesday, nearly a year after this pricey West Coast city was celebrated by activists as the first metropolis to push employers into providing higher wages.The fast food ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — 11 Atlanta Public Schools educators convicted of racketeering in test cheating scandal. ...more

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DENVER (AP) — Documents show taxpayer costs for the Colorado theater shooting case have risen to more than $2.2 million before the trial has even started, and that doesn't include legal costs for defendant James Holmes.Officials in the Denver su ...more

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By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - "Lucy," meet "Little Foot." Scientists said on Wednesday a sophisticated new dating technique shows that Little Foot, an important fossil of an early human forerunner unearthed in the 1990s in S ...more