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WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge who struck down the District of Columbia's ban on carrying handguns outside the home has stopped his ruling from going into effect for about three months so city lawmakers can respond with new legislation.U.S. D ...more

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By Dan Levine SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The U.S. judge overseeing a criminal drug prosecution against FedEx Corp said one of the core issues will be what FedEx executives knew about illegal online pharmacies whose packages it shipped. ...more

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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A new television series starring Anne Heche and Jason Isaacs is moving some of its production from Israel to New Mexico.New Mexico Film Office director Nick Maniatis says the USA Network series "Dig" filmed its pilot in Jer ...more

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MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A teenager who admitted smoking marijuana and speeding before crashing into a tree on a Long Island highway in 2012, killing four of his friends and splitting his new car in half, could spend as little as four years in prison follo ...more

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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal appeals court panel ruled Tuesday that a Mississippi law that would close the state's only abortion clinic is unconstitutional.The three-judge panel of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued its 2-1 ruling i ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional investigators say the government has failed to inspect virtually all of the chemical facilities that it considers to be at high risk for a terror attack and has underestimated the threat to densely populated cities.< ...more

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DENVER (AP) — Hundreds of people across the country lined up Tuesday to tell the Environmental Protection Agency that its new rules for power-plant pollution either go too far or not far enough.The agency is holding hearings this week in Atlanta ...more

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A man accused of beating a Rhode Island junk-car dealer with a two-by-four over a deal gone wrong has been charged with his murder.Forty-eight-year-old Daniel Lastarza was ordered held without bail Tuesday. He is accused ...more

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Officials say an Alabama woman who was doused in gasoline and lit on fire by her ex-boyfriend has died.Jefferson County sheriff's spokesman Randy Christian says in a statement that 49-year-old Deborah Diane Prater died ea ...more

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FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A U.S. District Court Judge has ordered the seizure of a vessel carrying about 1 million barrels of Kurdish crude oil about 60 miles off the Galveston coast.The order follows a complaint filed by the Iraqi government, cl ...more