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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma's lethal injection protocol is 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 deni ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Several dignitaries received plaster replicas of an Ice Age mammoth tooth on Monday to help mark the dedication of a new national monument in a fossil-rich area at the northern edge of the Las Vegas valley.The Las Vegas Paiute R ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — As the New York Police Department mourns two of its own, Mayor Bill de Blasio pleaded for a pause in protests and rancor amid a widening rift with those in a grieving force who accuse him of creating a climate of mistrust that contribut ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — Federal authorities say an Atlanta airline employee is suspected of helping smuggle firearms to New York City on passenger jets.FBI spokesman Stephen Emmett said Monday that Delta baggage handler Eugene Harvey was arrested by fede ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California's largest power utility released a dozen more emails Monday that it said showed improper back-channel discussions between the utility and top state regulators.The emails date back to 2010 and feature a Pacific Gas ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — The brother of imprisoned former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich says in a new book that prosecutors tried to use him as a pawn to get his younger sibling on charges he sought to sell or trade an appointment to President Barack Obama's vac ...more

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By Alan Baldwin MARANELLO, Italy (Reuters) - The winds of change have swept through Ferrari and even Christmas has a different feel now. Media invited to the team's Fiorano test track to attend the traditional seasonal lunch in a bu ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Stanford University students have created paddles that help humans scale glass walls like a gecko.The "gecko gloves" use the same scientific principles employed by the sticky feet of nature's most impressive climber, the San ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — Animal cruelty charges will be dismissed against the owners of a suburban Phoenix kennel and two caretakers charged in the deaths of 21 dogs this summer, prosecutors said Monday.The charges could be refiled at some point, but the ...more

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SEATTLE (AP) — A new highway tunnel through downtown Seattle won't be open until August 2017, about 20 months behind schedule, state transportation officials said Monday.The contractor, Seattle Tunnel Partners, said it expects to resume tunnelin ...more