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MAUMELLE, Ark. (AP) — A judge has set bail at $25,000 for boxer Jermain Taylor after the former middleweight champion was jailed overnight in Little Rock in connection with a shooting that wounded his cousin.Taylor appeared via video from the Pu ...more

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MAUMELLE, Ark. (AP) — A judge has set bail at $25,000 for boxer Jermain Taylor after the former middleweight champion was jailed overnight in Little Rock in connection with a shooting that wounded his cousin.Taylor appeared via video from the Pu ...more

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MAUMELLE, Ark. (AP) — A judge has set bail at $25,000 for boxer Jermain Taylor after the former middleweight champion was jailed overnight in Little Rock in connection with a shooting that wounded his cousin.Taylor appeared via video from the Pu ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A youth baseball team whose star female pitcher appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated is getting the champion's treatment as the city hosts a parade honoring the team's appearance in the Little League World Series.The t ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is considering launching a humanitarian relief operation for Shiite Turkmen in northern Iraq who have been under siege for weeks by Islamic State militants, U.S. defense officials said Wednesday.The mis ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The bodies of two men who had been bound with duct tape, stabbed and weighed down with makeshift anchors were pulled from a river Wednesday after a third bound man, wet and also covered with stab wounds, was found wandering along a ...more

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A U.S. journalist says he is overwhelmed to learn of the efforts that went into securing his release from a Syrian extremist group.Peter Theo Curtis made his first public remarks Wednesday outside his mother's home in Cam ...more

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana's Republican governor has filed a lawsuit against the Obama administration, accusing it of illegally using federal grant money and regulations to force states to adopt the Common Core education standards.The U.S ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Women still have a hard time getting small business loans. Sen. Maria Cantwell is determined to close the gap.Cantwell, chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Small Business & Entrepreneurship, introduced legislation in July t ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Video games have been a spectator sport since teenagers crowded around arcade machines to watch friends play "Pac-Man." And for decades, kids have gathered in living rooms to marvel at how others master games like "Street Fighter II" an ...more