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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Brandon Levine exchanged handshakes and hugs with nearly two dozen of his blood brothers and sisters Friday, people he had never met but knew had saved his life.The group's members, ranging in age from 20s to 70s, were among n ...more

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SEATTLE (AP) — The Washington state Transportation Department says the contractor building a highway tunnel under downtown Seattle has finished digging a 120-foot-deep pit that can be used to access and repair the broken tunneling machine.State ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama urged Hollywood to give a more accurate portrayal of veterans and defended the Oscar-nominated "American Sniper," which has received criticism for its depiction of war.Bradley Cooper, who is nominated fo ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — New York City has agreed to pay $3.9 million to the family of a black Bronx teenager who was shot to death by a white police officer in 2012.A New York Law Department spokesman called the case surrounding the death of Ramarley Gr ...more

Reuters News - 32 mins ago

By Lisa Richwine LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Fans flocking to the Super Bowl in Arizona will see peculiar lights in the Friday night sky. No, it is not a UFO but part of Pepsi's invasion of host city Phoenix ahead of the big game. The s ...more

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LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (AP) — An exceedingly opulent seaside resort in Southern California has sold for an eye-popping $360 million.That price tag for the Montage Laguna Beach — which comes to $1.4 million per room — "shattered the price barrier f ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez won't be allowed to watch the team take on the Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl while on trial for murder.Bristol County Sheriff Thomas Hodgson says Hernandez is not allowed to wat ...more

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Rob McCord, who resigned abruptly Friday after serving six years as Pennsylvania's elected treasurer, plans to plead guilty to federal charges accusing him of using his office to threaten potential campaign donors during his fail ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — More measles cases have been found in California, health officials said Friday.Figures released by the California Department of Public Health showed there are now 91 confirmed cases in the state, up from 79 on Wednesday.<p ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marion "Suge" Knight, the impresario of gangster rap, has long been a perpetrator and victim of the violent life he promoted in song.On Friday, he was portrayed as both.Sheriff's deputies booked the former hip-hop music ...more