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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A man arrested in the seemingly random shooting of a woman at a San Francisco pier has admitted in a jailhouse interview that he shot her, but says it was an accident.Francisco Sanchez told KGO-TV on Sunday that he was respo ...more

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Violinist Won Hyung Joon wants to bring North and South Korean musicians together next month to perform on each side of the world's most heavily armed border. Standing in the way is the rivals' long, frustrating inability to m ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — High above the bustling city of Honolulu, there is an extravagant home that's not quite like the others.The 6,000-square-foot house has a view overlooking the Pacific Ocean, and two Tesla cars in the driveway. It's not the two el ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — It took $817 million, two starts, more than six years and one worker's life to drill a so-called "Third Straw" for Las Vegas to keep getting water from a shrinking Lake Mead.The pipeline is 600 feet underground, where a 3-mile t ...more

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greeks awoke Monday to the stark reality of the country's accelerating crisis — shuttered banks and ATMs with little cash — hours after they voted resoundingly to reject more austerity measures in exchange for another bailout. ...more

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ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say four people have been found dead in a South Carolina home.York County Sheriff Bruce Bryant tells The Rock Hill Herald (http://bit.ly/1CeXf4a ) law enforcement officials responded to the home around 5:45 p.m ...more

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It was a busy week for Latin Americans, who wrapped up the region's premier soccer tournament, received the Olympic torch for next year's games and made last-minute preparations for Sunday's arrival of their South American pope.Chile's national ...more

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The reclusive beekeeper who co-founded Burt's Bees, and whose face and wild beard appeared on labels for the natural cosmetics, died on Sunday. Burt Shavitz was 80.A spokeswoman for Burt's Bees said in an emailed statement ...more

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EMERALD ISLE, N.C. (AP) — Nails deteriorated by years of exposure to the sand, salt and moisture from the ocean gave way, causing a deck collapse that hurt 24 people as they posed for a picture at a North Carolina beachfront home, authorities said. ...more

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece lurched into uncharted territory and an uncertain future in Europe's common currency Sunday after voters overwhelmingly rejected demands by international creditors for more austerity measures in exchange for a bailout of it ...more