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ROSEVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Two men have died days after they were found shot in the head and burning alive in a rural part of Northern California.Warren Alexander Galsote, 34, and Jason John Benson, 33, died overnight Saturday, three days after th ...more

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IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The former dean of the University of Iowa law school didn't commit illegal political discrimination when she passed over a conservative lawyer for teaching jobs, a jury ruled Monday.After a six-day trial, a federal jury in ...more

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PARAMARIBO, Suriname (AP) — Suriname's president has dismissed the acting speaker of Parliament, asserting the firing was necessary to uphold the South American nation's constitution.President Desi Bouterse told reporters Monday that he "had no ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — His publicist says comedian Jack Carter died of respiratory failure over the weekend at his Beverly Hills home.Carter, who turned 93 just four days before his death, was a brash, caustic comic who became a star in early televi ...more

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UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Monday that negotiations on a new climate pact to keep global warming from reaching dangerous levels are moving at a "snail's pace" and must be speeded up.The U.N. chief stressed that only ...more

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Thirty-one years and counting, and the Terminators keep rolling off the assembly line like new iPhones, upgraded with shape-shifting abilities, rebooted Sarah Conner assassination levels and, one presumes, better selfie cameras."Terminator Genis ...more

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's governor said Monday night he will form a financial team to negotiate with bondholders on delaying debt payments and then restructuring $72 billion in public debt that he says the U.S. island can't repay.< ...more

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Just after two men in New Orleans celebrated what apparently was the first same-sex wedding in the state, clerks of court across Louisiana got the go-ahead Monday to issue same-sex marriage licenses.Gay rights advocates said L ...more

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois' Republican governor and the state's largest employee union moved Monday to avoid a partial government shutdown, with the union saying members will continue to show up for work even if the state begins operating withou ...more

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Anxious pensioners swarmed closed bank branches Monday and long lines snaked outside ATMs as Greeks endured the first day of serious controls on their daily economic lives ahead of a referendum that could determine whether the cou ...more