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SALEM, Mass. (AP) — A judge has rejected a request to move the trial of a Massachusetts teenager charged with killing his high school math teacher.A lawyer for 16-year-old Philip Chism had argued that media coverage of the case has been "pervasi ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles County district attorney's office has declined to file felony charges against Sean "Diddy" Combs for a confrontation last month at the University of California, Los Angeles, where his son plays football.Distric ...more

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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told Caribbean leaders Thursday that he shares concerns about a crackdown on migrants in the Dominican Republic, most of whom are from Haiti or of Haitian descent.Ban spoke to open a ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A young woman was shot to death, apparently at random, while walking with her father and a friend along a popular pedestrian pier on the San Francisco waterfront.The woman was shot Wednesday evening at Pier 14 and died at a ...more

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WESTFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Marine killed in World War II in the Pacific battle of Tarawa has been buried in his Massachusetts hometown.Capt. Richard Vincent's remains arrived by plane in Connecticut on Wednesday and were taken to Westfield, Massa ...more

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation that removes the word "lynching" from California law.The Democratic governor announced he signed the bill by Sen. Holly Mitchell, a Los Angeles Democrat, on Thursday.</ ...more

AP News - 19 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Newlyweds Valasia Limnioti and Konstantinos Patronis' long-planned "dream trip" to the U.S. ended in New York City, where their three-week honeymoon quickly turned into a nightmare: Their Greek-issued credit and debit cards were suddenl ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — An internal government report has found no evidence that IRS employees were told to destroy or hide information from Congress or the Justice Department.The report by the IRS Inspector General comes days after investigators test ...more

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Four Kentucky couples are suing a clerk who is refusing to issue gay-marriage licenses — or any marriage licenses at all — following the U.S. Supreme Court decision that same-sex couples have a legal right to marry.The Ame ...more

Reuters News - 29 mins ago

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Federal law enforcement officials have found no links among any of several recent fires at African American churches in the U.S. South and have determined that two were started by natural causes and one was due to an electrical f ...more