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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says a bird flu vaccine doesn't work well enough to approve it for emergency use against the current outbreak that's shaken the Midwest poultry industry.The USDA's Animal and Plant Health Ins ...more

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By Matthew Liptak SYRACUSE, N.Y. (Reuters) - An upstate New York man was sentenced to 33 months in prison on Wednesday for sending letters he claimed were laced with lethal substances to U.S. Senator John McCain and others over an 18-year per ...more

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal prosecutors sought Wednesday to have a North Carolina man forcibly medicated at a psychiatric hospital so he can face a charge that he sought to join al-Qaida-linked fighters in Syria.U.S. District Judge Terrence Boy ...more

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MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A white Wisconsin police officer was exonerated Wednesday by an internal investigation into his fatal shooting of an unarmed 19-year-old biracial man, a move that follows prosecutors declining to file charges and clears the way for ...more

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Hillary Clinton will call for at least 20 days of early voting in all U.S. states in a speech in Texas on Thursday, her campaign said. Clinton, the front-runner for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016, will c ...more

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BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A judge in Argentina criticized for reducing the sentence of a convicted child abuser because the 6-year-old victim supposedly showed signs of being gay has resigned, two days after the other judge linked to the case step ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton has a third underdog challenger for the Democratic presidential nomination.Former Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee entered the race Wednesday, casting himself as an anti-war candidate who opposed the inva ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — At an emotion-filled hearing, a man convicted of killing an off-duty Philadelphia police officer during an attempted robbery at a bus stop expressed no remorse as he was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison.Rafael Jones, 25, ...more

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ZURICH (AP) — In one tumultuous week, world soccer's governing body was plunged into a corruption scandal, top officials were arrested, new investigations were launched, and Sepp Blatter was re-elected as president, only to stun everyone by saying he w ...more

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee formally announced his bid for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination on Wednesday, becoming the third candidate to challenge party front-runner Hillary Clinton. Chafee, ...more