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PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Renowned jazz clarinetist Buddy DeFranco — who collaborated with Frank Sinatra, Billie Holiday and other top singers and musicians of his era — has died at the age of 91, his family said Friday.DeFranco's family told The ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The police officers who helped deliver a Christmas baby on a subway train reunited with the newborn boy and his parents Friday morning, trading the chaos of the dingy rail car where they first met for the comfort of a hospital room. ...more

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WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE, Ohio (AP) — The bodies of a woman and three grandsons visiting her for Christmas have been tentatively identified after a house fire in Ohio.Fayette County coroner Dr. Dennis Mesker says the badly burned bodies were turne ...more

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DUBLIN (AP) — A brain-dead pregnant woman was taken off life support Friday after a court ruled that her 18-week-old fetus was doomed to die — a case that exposed fear and confusion among doctors over how to apply Ireland's strict ban on abortion in an ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — A destination devoted to entertaining visitors every single day can't just throw any old party to ring in the New Year.For one night only, about 340,000 people spending some $226 million are expected to crowd the Strip and downt ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The wife and two sons of a New York City policeman gunned down along with his partner have been joined by hundreds of uniformed officers at his wake.The family of Officer Rafael Ramos and officers streamed into the Christ Taberna ...more

Reuters News - 29 mins ago

(Reuters) - An Ohio grandmother and three of her grandchildren, who were spending the Christmas holiday with her, died in a fire that engulfed the woman's house on Friday, officials said. The woman who died was Terry Harris, 60, of Washington ...more

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Major U.S. stock indexes moved higher Friday afternoon, with the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor's 500 index on track for new highs. Falling oil and natural gas prices helped bolster expectations for stronger consumer spending head ...more

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YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) — A real estate developer who was shot in the head as he slept at home says his cheating wife did it in an attempt to kill him and avoid a messy divorce.Kenneth Dearden provided an unusually detailed look at the case from his ...more

AP News - 50 mins ago

KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) — How President Barack Obama spent Friday, the seventh day of his family's holiday vacation in Hawaii:— MORNING WORKOUT: Obama began his morning as he did many other days of his vacation by getting exercise at a gym at M ...more