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RENO, Nev. (AP) — The victory a Nevada rancher claimed in a government standoff with armed militiamen has served to embolden right-wing extremists and conspiracy theorists across the country, an organization that tracks hate groups said in a new report ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Modeling agency founder Eileen Ford, who shaped a generation's standards of beauty as she built an empire and launched the careers of Candice Bergen, Lauren Hutton, Jane Fonda and countless others, has died.She was 92 and died We ...more

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LOBELVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A 15-year-old was charged Thursday with one count of criminal homicide in the fatal shooting of a longtime member of the National Guard at a Tennessee armory, according to the state's Bureau of Investigation.The suspect ...more

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is making a quick stop in Afghanistan to help resolve an election crisis sowing chaos in a country that the U.S. has spent hundreds of billions of dollars and lost more than 2,000 lives trying to ...more

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — The gun manufacturer Remington Arms Co. will replace trigger mechanisms on Model 700 bolt-action hunting rifles, or provide economic relief for purchasers, as part of a settlement of class-action lawsuits.Remington announced the ...more

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YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) — A wildfire burning near Entiat (EHN'-tee-aht) grew to nearly 16 square miles on Thursday, and residents of 109 homes in the area were told to evacuate.Residents of more than 120 other homes in the area have also been told to ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Before Emmy nominations were announced Thursday, the president of the television academy declared that "quality television is now platform-agnostic," with awards-worthy content distributed by broadcast, cable and Internet outlets.</p ...more

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KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Kabul for talks with presidential candidates. ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol says it will stop bringing Central American migrants to San Diego after their arrests in Texas.Spokesman Paul Carr said Thursday the agency has reduced its backlog in south Texas and is now able to process ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are ending lower as fears about the health of a European bank weigh on the market.The Dow Jones industrial average fell 70 points, or 0.4 percent, to finish at 16,915 Thursday. The Standard &amp; Poor's 500 index slip ...more