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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The driver of an ice cream truck was attacked by neighborhood residents after it struck and killed a 7-year-old boy riding a motorized bike in South Los Angeles, authorities said.The child had been riding alongside the truck o ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Institutionalized for more than three decades and largely deaf and mute, Judith Scott found her voice through art, forming intricate sculptures of yarn, fabric and other fibers tightly wrapped around an array of found objects.Bor ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — The use of female troops inside the highest-security unit at Guantanamo Bay is sparking protests by prisoners.Prisoners designated as "high-value" detainees are refusing to meet with their lawyers unless the military agrees to use o ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A new study says people were living very high up in the Andes Mountains of Peru as long as 12,000 to 12,500 years ago.Stone tools were found at a site that's about as far above sea level as the Matterhorn. The researchers say the ...more

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RENO, Nev. (AP) — Federal wranglers plan an unusual wild horse roundup near the Nevada-Utah line, where ranchers and rural residents say protected mustangs are knocking down fences and impregnating domesticated mares.The Bureau of Land Managemen ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says Iraq's new defense minister says his troops will go on the offensive against Islamic State militants who have taken over large sections of the country.Rear Adm. John Kirby, the Pentagon press secretary, says D ...more

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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Navajo high court orders officials to postpone tribe's presidential election, reprint ballots. ...more

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FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Some people are urging the Colorado burrito chain Illegal Pete's to change its name because of the way the word "illegal" has been used to describe immigrants.The Coloradan ( ) reports that abo ...more

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DOVER, Del. (AP) — Emergency calls made by passengers and passing motorists capture the chaos, fear and confusion in the aftermath of a tour bus crash in Delaware that left three people dead.Recordings obtained by The Associated Press under the ...more

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The state's highest court on Thursday sided with EMI in the music publisher's dispute with Duke Ellington's heirs, but acknowledged global industry consolidation has made contracts like his much more favorable to publishers.T ...more