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By Kevin Murphy (Reuters) - A foster parent for a 10-month-old Kansas girl who died after being left in a car in sweltering heat for more than two hours has been arrested on suspicion of aggravated child endangerment, police said on Friday.</ ...more

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By Joseph Akwiri MOMBASA Kenya (Reuters) - Kenyan police said on Friday they shot and killed two armed men suspected of planning an attack on a ferry in the port city of Mombasa after one of them tried to hurl a grenade at approaching police. ...more

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — George Zimmerman has filed a notice to appeal the dismissal of his defamation lawsuit against NBC Universal and three reporters.The appeal notice was filed Tuesday with the Seminole County Clerk of Courts. Judge Debra Nelson ...more

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JERUSALEM (AP) — A last-ditch effort by the U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state to broker a temporary Gaza truce was thrown into doubt Friday, as Israeli media reported that Israel's Security Cabinet rejected the plan.The proposal by U.S. ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two men forced a woman into the backseat of her vehicle at gunpoint, drove off but later lost control and plowed into a group of people on a corner near a fruit stand in Philadelphia on Friday, police said. Two children were killed, ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Famous artwork is about to hit America's streets and public places."Art Everywhere US" is billed as the world's largest outdoor art show.Images of American artworks will appear on billboards, bus stops, digital display boa ...more

AP News - 12 minutes ago

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Whether Pope Francis will visit Philadelphia during a major gathering of the world's Roman Catholics remained a matter of speculation Friday after the archdiocese said a report he would attend should not be considered confirmation.< ...more

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Federal experts are recommending that California test inmates for immunity to a sometimes fatal soil-borne fungus before incarcerating them at two Central Valley state prisons where the disease has killed nearly three dozen in ...more

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — City leaders from Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington have met with top executives at the U.S. Olympic Committee to hear about the nuts and bolts of bidding for the 2024 Olympics.Among those attending ...more

AP News - 18 minutes ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — One day after a passenger jet was shot down, Samantha Power took her seat at the United Nations Security Council and angrily began building the Obama administration's case against separatists in eastern Ukraine and their Russian benef ...more