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HOUSTON (AP) — Homeowners dragged soggy carpet to the curb and mopped up coffee-colored muck Wednesday after a barrage of storms and floods in Texas and Oklahoma left at least 19 people dead and a dozen others missing.More rain fell on the hard- ...more

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PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The judge in the election law trial of former South Dakota U.S. Senate candidate Annette Bosworth says deliberating jurors have reached "some decisions" but are still working.The case went to the jury around 5 p.m. Wednesday. ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — Kanye West is bringing his talents to Atlanta's most popular hip-hop concert shows.WHTA, known locally as Hot 107.9, announced Wednesday that West will be one of the headliners at Birthday Bash 20 at Philips Arena on June 20. The ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:1. FIFA PRESIDENT REMAINS ABOVE THE FRAYScandals and rumors of corruption have dogged soccer's governing body throughout Sepp Blatte ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has dismissed a choreographer's claim that Michael Jackson molested him as a child.Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Mitchell Beckloff dismissed Wade Robson's claim on Tuesday after determining he waited too long to fil ...more

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By Jennifer Saba (Reuters) - Nielsen NV announced on Wednesday that it is partnering with Tencent Holdings Ltd to measure its digital audience in a move that could direct more ad dollars from companies in the United States to China's biggest ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Internet gambling is off to a slow start in the United States, with banks hesitant to handle credit card payments for online bets and some politicians and casino moguls pushing to ban it, but there remains potential for great ...more

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama House committee has killed a bill that would ban discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.The House Judiciary Committee canceled a vote that had been scheduled on the bill, which would have ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A fugitive former Los Angeles police officer charged with killing a man while off-duty evaded authorities for more than two months by moving between the homes of family members in Mexico, staying mostly indoors and avoiding cellphone ...more

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska abolished the death penalty on Wednesday over the governor's objections in a move pushed through the Legislature with unusual backing from conservatives who oppose capital punishment for religious, financial and practical ...more