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TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's funeral directors board is having a special meeting about a funeral home where 11 bodies intended for cremation were found in a damp room.The head of Ohio's Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors says she'll recommen ...more

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PARIS (AP) — Iraq's prime minister and international allies are gathering in Paris to re-examine their strategy against Islamic State extremists, after the group's recent gains.The coalition, which includes the United States and France but not R ...more

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By Ingrid Melander PARIS (Reuters) - Nicolas Sarkozy vs Francois Hollande: the re-match. With both having tightened their grips on their parties in recent days, a 2017 repeat of France's 2012 presidential election now looks like the most like ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The handsome, muscular Bruce Jenner, whose picture appeared on the Wheaties cereal box the year after he won the Olympic gold medal, is on the cover of Vanity Fair this week, only now as Caitlyn Jenner, an attractive woman in a strap ...more

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FAYETTVILLE, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities say one West Virginia teenager has died and two others are injured after they were hit by an apparent lightning strike while fishing.A press release from Fayette County Sheriff Steve Kessler says emergency c ...more

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SALEM, Ore. (AP) — A cluster of earthquakes ranging in magnitude up to 5.9 have struck off the coast of the Pacific Northwest, but haven't been strong enough to generate tsunamis, scientists said.The sixth and seventh quakes in the series struck ...more

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By Padraic Halpin DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland's state broadcaster will appeal on Tuesday for a court to let it report a lawmaker’s speech in parliament that accused a billionaire of obtaining sweetheart bank loans, a ruling that could determin ...more

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By Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Human error remains a strong focus of the inquiry into the Philadelphia Amtrak crash, but federal investigators are still digging for answers, aides said ahead of the first hearing in the U.S. Congress ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart is raising starting wages for more than 100,000 U.S. department managers and workers in its deli and other specialized departments.The moves mark the next wave of wage hikes by the nation's largest private employer, whic ...more

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By Linda Sieg TOKYO (Reuters) - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's government sought on Tuesday to assure the Japanese public their pensions were not at risk after a big data leak, an incident with echoes of a scandal that helped oust Abe during his ...more