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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Closing arguments are scheduled in the federal trial of former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland, who's accused of conspiring to be paid for work on two political campaigns while disguising those payments in business deals.<p ...more

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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Tucson residents questioning whether a storm was really coming Wednesday following a quiet afternoon of sporadic showers won't have to wait long for an answer."Don't be lulled into thinking just because we didn't get rain ri ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol purchased body cameras and will begin testing them this year at its training academy, two people briefed on the move said Wednesday, as new leadership moves to blunt criticism about agents' use of force.R. ...more

AP News - 26 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — The scores of new features in Apple's software update for mobile devices can be boiled down to one word: unity.Many iPhone owners also have iPads and Mac computers, and family members are likely to have Apple devices, too. With t ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — Scientists at the U.S. Geological Survey's Hawaiian Volcano Observatory have been monitoring every twist and turn of lava creeping unpredictably toward communities in a rural and isolated district on the Big Island.Their work can ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Apple's iOS 8 software update for iPhones and iPads is worth getting — but not necessarily right away.Those with an older device, such as an iPhone 4s or an iPad 2, might want to wait to see whether others have difficulties using ...more

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TORONTO (AP) — Doctors say Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will undergo 40 days of chemotherapy to treat a rare and difficult-to-beat cancer that forced him to drop his bid for re-election.Dr. Zane Cohen, a colorectal surgeon at Mount Sinai hospital, sai ...more

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Front-running presidential candidate Marina Silva says the key to her support among millions of Brazilians who joined in anti-government protests last year is her understanding that reforming a broken political system will come fr ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Record-low interest rates will be around for at least a few more months, the Federal Reserve made clear Wednesday.Enjoy the easy money while it lasts.By mid-2015, economists expect the Fed to abandon a nearly 6-year-old ...more

AP News - 56 mins ago

Today is Thursday, September 18, the 261st day of 2014. There are 104 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On September 18, A.D. 14, the Roman Senate officially confirmed Tiberius as the second emperor of the Roman Em ...more