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11 a.m. CDTAn Arizona man identified by a federal law enforcement official as one of the gunmen who opened fired outside a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest in Texas has the same name as a man convicted in Arizona of lying to the FBI during a ter ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Big surf generated by a Southern Hemisphere storm is rolling ashore along south-facing sections of the Southern California coast.The surf drew large crowds over the weekend to watch daring bodysurfers challenge towering waves ...more

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban militants who have been waging war on the Afghan government for more than a decade on Monday expressed a willingness to soften their position on a range of issues, an apparent shift that could eventually lead to peace ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A former CIA deputy director says Republicans repeatedly distorted the agency's analysis of the Benghazi attack in 2012 that killed the U.S. ambassador to Libya and three other Americans. He also says U.S. intelligence agencies failed ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's time to play the music. It's time to light the lights. It's time to stream the video. The Muppets are appearing in skits and other online videos with several YouTube stars.The collaboration kicked off last month when Gonz ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic Senate campaign committee endorsed Rep. Patrick Murphy on Monday as its candidate for the Senate seat being vacated by Republican Marco Rubio of Florida, who is running for president. The endorsement comes even as anoth ...more

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11:40 a.m.Gov. Chris Christie's former top appointee at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says he's innocent of charges that he was involved in a scheme to close lanes of the George Washington Bridge as political retribution in 2013. ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are moving slightly higher in midday trading, building on their gains from Friday.The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose eight points, or 0.4 percent, to 2,116 as of 11:45 a.m. Eastern time. That's one point short of its ...more

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GARLAND, Texas (AP) — Federal agents searched an apartment in Phoenix as part of an investigation into a shooting outside a suburban Dallas venue hosting a provocative contest for Prophet Muhammad cartoons, the FBI confirmed Monday.Police office ...more

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BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — At least three people have been killed in Burundi on Monday in violent clashes with the security forces, said the Red Cross, as street demonstrations persist over the president's third term bid.An estimated 45 more peop ...more