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HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Attorneys for a man convicted of stabbing a Texas corrections officer to death over a disagreement about a peanut butter sandwich are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to block his execution.Thirty-five-year-old Robert Pruet ...more

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DAUPHIN ISLAND, Ala. (AP) — A sailboat skipper says the wind from a deadly storm that played havoc with a weekend race in Mobile Bay came so suddenly, it just "shot off the charts" and her boat nearly capsized.Fifty-two-year-old Susan Kangal tol ...more

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S.-led forces targeted Islamic State militants in Syria with five air strikes from Sunday to Monday morning and conducted 26 strikes against the group in Iraq, the U.S. military said. Four of the strikes in Syria hit ...more

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MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) — Uruguay's foreign minister said Monday that six former Guantanamo Bay detainees resettled here will be out of a house and off public assistance unless they agree to terms they have so far rejected, the latest in an increasing ...more

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SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Bosnia police say gunman enters police station shouting 'Allahu akbar,' killing 1, wounding 2. ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mostly lower in afternoon trading on Monday as investors brace for a busy week of corporate earnings. European shares rallied on the hopes that Greece will strike a deal with its creditors for new bailout money after it ...more

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A man has been arrested after crashing through two fences and sprinting onto a runway at the Salt Lake City airport early Monday.Authorities say 39-year-old Leo Greene of Salt Lake City is facing charges, including driving ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's lawyers urged a jury Monday to spare his life, portraying him as "a good kid" who was led down the path to terrorism by his fanatical older brother.David Bruck delivered the defense's open ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Tuesday is a potential watershed moment for America's gay and lesbian couples. After rapid changes that have made same-sex marriage legal in all but 14 states, the Supreme Court will hear arguments over whether it should be the law of ...more

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12:05 a.m. (1820 GMT, 14:20 EDT)The State Department says at least four Americans have died in Nepal's earthquake.Spokesman Jeff Rathke says all of the U.S. citizens were killed at the Mount Everest base camp.He identified two as E ...more