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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A U.S. traveler detained for months in East Timor has been released from prison.Stacey Addison, 41, of Portland was arrested in September shortly after crossing the border into the Southeast Asia nation. The veterinarian wa ...more

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RENO, Nev. (AP) — Goats are known to eat just about anything, but it didn't dawn on Vince Thomas until recently that the menu might include Christmas trees."They'll eat the pine needles and leave the skeleton of the tree," said Thomas, a longtim ...more

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TITUSVILLE, N.J. (AP) — George Washington has made his Christmas Day trip across the Delaware River — with considerably better weather than the first time.Re-enactors playing Washington and his troops crossed the Delaware River between Washingto ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Florida developer in line to purchase the former Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City says in court filings that the auction for the property wasn't run fairly and he wants an $8 million discount.Lawyers for Glenn S ...more

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Sheriff's officials say the victims of a small plane crash in Northern California were a father and son.Amador County Undersheriff James Wegner tells the Sacramento Bee ( Phillip Faillers, of Sutte ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego police say a 40-year-old man died after a border inspector shot him with a stun gun at the nation's busiest crossing.Police said Thursday that the man jumped over a counter and attacked an inspector after being escorte ...more

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HAVANA (AP) — Like tens of thousands of Cubans, Gerardo Luis wants to get to the United States and he's suddenly worried that time may be running out.Across an island where migrating north is an obsession, the widespread jubilation over last wee ...more

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MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona wildlife managers say they believe the black bear that was spotted twice this week in a Phoenix suburb but eluded capture finally has been caught.The bear was captured Christmas morning in the backyard of an empty home ...more

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By Gulsen Solaker ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey and Iraq, both worried by the advance of Islamic State, pledged on Thursday to work towards greater military cooperation in their fight against the ultra radical Sunni militants. Turkey is ...more

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HOUSTON (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush remains in a Houston hospital on Christmas Day after experiencing shortness of breath two days ago.Family spokesman Jim McGrath said Thursday that the 90-year-old Bush remained at Houston Methodis ...more