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RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A judge on Friday refused to dismiss sexual assault charges against an educator who was confronted with the allegations of abuse in a phone call by a former student who then posted the conversation on YouTube.Andrea Card ...more

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By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court on Friday rejected the latest challenge to a Wisconsin law that restricts the power of public-sector unions. The 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago ruled again ...more

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Leaders of a prominent atheist group say the best spot to find a nonbeliever is in a place of faith.To that end, the American Atheists, in an effort to raise awareness and attract new members, are holding their national con ...more

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities announced charges Friday against a Kansas City-area man suspected in connection with about a dozen recent highway shootings that have wounded three people.Jackson County prosecutor Jean Peters Baker said at a ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — When President Barack Obama travels abroad, sometimes it's not enough for just the leader of the free world to show up. People in other countries want the first lady, too.But Michelle Obama won't join her husband when he heads ...more

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(Reuters) - A man arrested in a recent spate of shootings on highways and roads in and around Kansas City has been charged with 18 felony counts, including firing into a vehicle and striking an occupant, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker said ...more

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NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Thousands of sailors were greeted Friday by cheerful friends and family who packed a pier at Naval Station Norfolk to welcome them home from a nine-month deployment.The ships of the Harry S. Truman Carrier Strike Group had be ...more

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MOSCOW (AP) — An agreement struck by the U.S., the European Union, Russia and Ukraine has raised hopes for defusing the Ukrainian crisis, which has strained East-West ties to a degree unseen since the Cold War. The deal Thursday in Geneva came after th ...more

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WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Authorities say a child's body has been found off a Massachusetts highway and it matches the height and weight of a 5-year-old boy who has been missing for seven months.Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early Jr. ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Bill Clinton's advisers estimated in 1993 that they would need at least 8 moderate Republicans in the Senate and more than 15 moderate Republicans in the House to pass their ill-fated health care reform bill.Newly rel ...more