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NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - A careless driving citation against a Texas teenager at the wheel during a car accident that killed five members of his family as they traveled to Florida's Disney World will be dismissed, prosecutors said on Monday. T ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Roman Catholic leaders in Philadelphia say as many as 2 million people will turn out to see Pope Frances during his first U.S. visit as pontiff.The pope plans to attend a World Meeting of Families event in late September and ...more

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DALLAS (AP) — A poster for the 1927 film "London After Midnight," starring Lon Chaney, has sold for $478,000, making it the most valuable movie poster ever sold at public auction.Heritage Auctions in Dallas announced Monday that it's the only po ...more

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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A grand jury has reached a decision about whether to indict a Ferguson police officer in the shooting death of Michael Brown, media outlets reported Monday, citing unidentified sources.The Associated Press was not able to im ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — A U.S. judge has sentenced a reputed lieutenant of captured Mexican drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman to 22 years in prison for his role in a $1 billion conspiracy to traffic narcotics to Chicago and other cities.Alfredo Vasquez ...more

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(Reuters) - New Zealand teenager Lydia Ko knows full well that she will face a formidable challenge next year in trying to replicate, at the very least, her astonishingly successful rookie campaign on the LPGA Tour. The 17-year-old capped a s ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says this year's recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom made the world stronger, wiser, more beautiful and more humane.Obama is praising the artists, activists and lawmakers receiving the award a ...more

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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — NAME: Louis R. Chenevert.AGE: 56CAREER: Chief executive officer and chairman of United Technologies Corp., 2008 to 2014, chief operating officer of United Technologies, president of jet engine manufacturing subsidia ...more

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BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — The conventional wisdom in the Republican Party is changing.Less than two years ago, party leaders solemnly declared after an exhaustive study that the GOP "must embrace and champion comprehensive immigration reform." It ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats narrowed the list of contenders for their 2016 national convention to three cities on Monday, announcing the party's next presidential candidate will be formally nominated in New York City, Philadelphia or Columbus, Ohio.</p ...more