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UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Billy Joel opened his final show at the soon-to-be shuttered Nassau Veteran Memorial Coliseum with his 1977 hit "Movin' Out."The Long Island native, who grew up in nearby Hicksville, was tapped to perform the last show Tue ...more

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ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — U.S. drones and aircraft have begun arriving at a Turkish air base close to the border with Syria, and an "extensive" fight against Islamic State militants will soon begin, Turkey's foreign minister said Wednesday.Syria's f ...more

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CANTON, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi prosecutor said he plans to further examine an earlier felony arrest of the man accused in a Mississippi courthouse shooting.Madison County District Attorney Michael Guest said he didn't know about the June 28 ...more

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By Fayaz Bukhari SRINAGAR, India (Reuters) - Indian forces captured a Pakistani militant on Wednesday after a deadly attack on a military convoy in the disputed Kashmir region, Indian officials said. The accusation could further rai ...more

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KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — About 500 protesters demanding Nepal be declared a Hindu state in the new constitution have clashed with police in the capital.Demonstrators chanted slogans Wednesday as they tried to force through a police barricade on t ...more

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MIDDLETOWN, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters are reporting some progress against a Northern California wildfire that has charred more than 100 square miles of terrain, destroying buildings, threatening many others and sending thousands of residents fleeing.< ...more

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By Joseph Menn LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - A team of security researchers has demonstrated the ability to hijack standard equipment inside computers, printers and millions of other devices in order to send information out of an office through sound ...more

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By Rod Gilmour KAZAN, Russia (Reuters) - Ryan Lochte of the United States was back to his best when he started the defense of his men's 200 meters individual medley title in commanding fashion on day four of the world championships on Wednesd ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. DEBRIS OF MISSING FLIGHT 370 MAY STILL BE AFLOAT"I'm certain other bits floated. But whether they've washed up anywhere is another q ...more

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CAIRO (AP) — EDITOR'S NOTE: In July 1956, Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser nationalized the Suez Canal, marking Egypt's decisive break with its colonial past.Before that, the canal, built in 1869 by French engineers, had largely been under ...more