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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma's lethal injection protocols are constitutional and the state can proceed with the scheduled executions of four death row inmates early next year, a federal judge ruled on Monday.U.S. District Judge Stephen Friot de ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sibling singers Donny and Marie Osmond will be singing at the Flamingo Las Vegas at least through the end of 2015.Caesars Entertainment Corp. announced Monday that the duo has signed on to keep performing at the hotel-casino thr ...more

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council took up the issue of North Korea's bleak human rights situation for the first time Monday, a groundbreaking step toward possibly holding the nuclear-armed but desperately poor country and leader Kim Jong ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The gunman who fatally shot two New York City police officers watched a protest over police-involved deaths earlier this month, but did not participate.Investigators say Ismaaiyl Brinsley was at a protest in New York's Union Squa ...more

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DALLAS (AP) — A federal agency is considering whether to penalize a research facility in South Texas where 13 primates died of hyperthermia on separate occasions when rooms overheated.A spokeswoman with the U.S. Department of Agriculture said Mo ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — U.S. rum aficionados are abuzz over the possibility of mixing a Cuba Libre with authentic Cuban rum, now that they will be able to bring home liquor distilled in the communist nation.Relaxed limits on what licensed U.S. travelers ca ...more

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — A white Milwaukee police officer fired after fatally shooting a mentally ill black man in April won't face criminal charges, the county's top prosecutor said Monday, while the U.S. attorney said hours later that there will be a federal ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A state panel on Monday confirmed another California Supreme Court appointment by Gov. Jerry Brown — a move that likely tilts the conservative-leaning court further to the left.Leondra Kruger, 38, a deputy assistant U.S. att ...more

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MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities called off the search Monday for a black bear that caused a stir when it was spotted running through an alfalfa field on the eastern edge of metropolitan Phoenix.Still, officials plan to relocate the young bear to ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — BMW has agreed to demands from the government to replace driver's-side air bags across the entire U.S.The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has been pushing companies to recall older cars with air bag inflators made ...more