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CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — The academic scandal at the University of North Carolina unfolded over nearly two decades and involved about 3,100 students, nearly half of them athletes, according to a report released Wednesday by former U.S. Justice Departme ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Trump Entertainment Resorts is dropping its threat to close Atlantic City's Taj Mahal casino on Nov. 13.The company says it still cannot guarantee the Taj Mahal won't close by the end of the year, but says it will defi ...more

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DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A man who disappeared after a July Fourth party nine years ago has been found dead in a car pulled from a central Ohio pond.Delaware County sheriff's spokeswoman Tracy Whited says the coroner's office in neighboring Frankli ...more

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OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A gunman with a scarf over his face shot to death a Canadian soldier standing guard at the nation's war memorial Wednesday, then stormed Parliament in a hail of gunfire before he was killed by the usually ceremonial sergeant-at-a ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The military increased security Wednesday at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery after fatal shootings at a Canadian war memorial and Parliament, even though the FBI and the Homeland Security Department said there ...more

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SIDNEY, Mont. (AP) — A Colorado man has pleaded guilty to the 2012 murder of a Montana teacher in an oil boom town where residents say their lives were forever altered by the crime.Montana District Judge Richard Simonton on Wednesday accepted th ...more

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — Officials said Wednesday that a drug gang implicated in the disappearance of 43 students in a southern city essentially ran the town, paying the mayor hundreds of thousands of dollars a month out of its profits from making opium past ...more

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SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Retired Los Angeles Laker Magic Johnson became famous for dishing out assists to his teammates during his Hall of Fame basketball career. Now, as an entrepreneur focused on minority markets, he says he is ready to help Silicon V ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — In a charmed life of newspapering, Ben Bradlee seemed always to be in just the right place.The raspy-voiced, hard-charging editor who invigorated The Washington Post got an early break as a journalist thanks to his friendship w ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — In a story Oct. 20 about an auto industry air bag recall, The Associated Press reported an incorrect age for Hien Thi Tran, who died after being severely injured in a Florida crash. She was 51 years old, not 46.A corrected version ...more