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ROSEVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Saving water doesn't always mean saving money in drought-stricken California.Water departments across California are increasing rates and adding fees because they're losing money as their customers conserve. They say the ...more

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greeks lined up at polling stations and ATMs alike Sunday as the country voted on its financial future, choosing in a referendum whether to accept creditors' demands for more austerity in return for rescue loans or defiantly rejec ...more

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CALAIS, Maine (AP) — A young man who was drinking and celebrating the Fourth of July tried to launch a firework off the top of his head, fatally injuring himself, authorities said Sunday.Devon Staples and his friends had been drinking and settin ...more

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky authorities say three people were killed and three remain missing after the pontoon boat they were riding in hit the Clark Memorial Bridge and capsized in the Ohio River.Louisville Fire Department spokesman Capt. ...more

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METEMA, Ethiopia (AP) — The mood in the border town of Metema these days is quiet and watchful.Dozens of houses on the hot, dusty main road that stretches from Ethiopia into Sudan look like they have been hastily closed. Guards grimly patrol the ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Ted Cruz's presidential campaign says it has raised more than $14 million in the just over three months since the Texas senator launched his bid for the Republican presidential nomination.The campaign says the money comes from ...more

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EMERALD ISLE, N.C. (AP) — A deck collapsed at a North Carolina beach house as a family got set to take a group photo, leaving at least 14 people injured with two of those in critical condition, authorities said.A spokeswoman at a nearby hospital ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — After July Fourth fireworks and parades, members of Congress return to work Tuesday facing a daunting summer workload and a pending deadline to fund the government or risk a shutdown in the fall.The funding fight is shaping up ...more

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An escaped murderer who was shot after three weeks on the run has been moved from a New York hospital to another maximum-security prison.The state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision says David Sweat was moved ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Meegan had every intention of going back to college, but then he got a summer job in the Chicago trading pits and fell in love with the "roar" of the floor, the excitement of "4,000 people yelling, 'Buy! Buy! Buy!'" and decided no ...more