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NEW YORK (AP) — Public servants who venture downtown this fall may leave blushing: A show that highlights four big political sex scandals is coming back."Tail! Spin!" — the hit of the 2012 New York International Fringe Festival — will begin perf ...more

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — When Brazil's football fans finally got their best chance to see Sepp Blatter at the World Cup, they had a message for him.It was not a nice one for the FIFA President at his fifth final as head of football's governing body ...more

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Hundreds of surfers paddled out on boards to remember a Southern California lifeguard who drowned a week ago while saving a swimmer caught in treacherous surf.The Orange County Register reports (http://bit.ly/1m8lxOz ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron discussed Ukraine, Afghanistan, Iraq and the status of Iran nuclear talks during a Sunday phone call.On Ukraine, the White House says the lead ...more

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REDDING, Calif. (AP) — A 27-year-old man who was allegedly at an illegal marijuana plot is suspected of starting a wildfire that has burned about 6 square miles of forested land in Northern California.Freddie Alexander Smoke III was arrested Sat ...more

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — An India-bound flight out of New Jersey was forced to return to the airport because of an engine fire sparked by a bird strike.A spokeswoman for the agency that operates Newark Liberty International Airport says no one on boa ...more

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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Thousands of Palestinian residents of the northern Gaza Strip fled their homes on Sunday and sought safety in U.N. shelters, heeding warnings from the Israeli military about impending plans to bomb the area in the sixth day ...more

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GUTHRIE, Okla. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey has recorded seven small earthquakes shaking central Oklahoma in a span of just about 14 hours.They ranged from magnitude 2.6 to 2.9 and were centered in the Guthrie, Jones and Langston areas, 15 ...more

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ENTIAT, Wash. (AP) — A wildfire burning on about 34 square miles of grass, brush and timber in central Washington did not grow on Saturday, but officials worry that storms forecast to arrive Sunday evening could cause explosive growth.The Mills ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A string of fiery train derailments across the country has triggered a high-stakes but behind-the-scenes campaign to shape how the government responds to calls for tighter safety rules.Billions of dollars are riding on how thes ...more