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FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — At least two people have been hospitalized after police said an airplane and helicopter collided in midair at the Frederick Municipal Airport in Maryland.Frederick police Lt. Clark Pennington says the aircraft collided Thur ...more

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Claims that New Jersey's plan to allow legal sports gambling violates federal law are meritless, the state wrote in a court filing in response to efforts by four major U.S. pro sports leagues and the NCAA to stop gambling from begin ...more

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ROOSEVELT, N.Y. (AP) — New York officials have ordered a statewide review of public school compliance with enrollment policies for unaccompanied minors and immigrant children, following reports that several dozen children who had recently arrived from ...more

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jurors heard from prosecution and defense attorneys — and then from the dying woman herself — as the homicide trial began Thursday for a University of Pittsburgh medical researcher charged with poisoning his neurologist wife.As ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is preparing to transfer a military detainee in Afghanistan for criminal trial in Virginia, U.S. officials said Thursday.The move would mark the first time a military detainee from Afghanistan was broug ...more

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HIBBING, Minn. (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden has urged Democrats in northeast Minnesota's Iron Range to get out the vote for U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan.Biden spoke Thursday at Hibbing Community College to try to give a boost to Nolan, a first-term D ...more

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OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — He seemed lost, "didn't fit in," and went more than five years without seeing his mother. In recent weeks, he had been staying in a homeless shelter, where he talked about wanting to go to Libya to get away from drugs but griped ...more

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OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — The standing ovation began even before Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers entered the Parliament chamber in his black robe, carrying the golden ceremonial mace on his right shoulder.For more than two minutes, the lawmakers app ...more

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Virginia judge on Thursday set a 2015 trial date for an eccentric former political candidate charged in three killings in the Washington area. Charles Severance was indicted last month in Alexandria, Virginia, on 10 c ...more

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FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Some people are urging the Colorado burrito chain Illegal Pete's to change its name because of the way the word "illegal" has been used to describe immigrants.The Coloradan ( ) reports that abo ...more