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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Girls in stylish athletic wear walk the runway as the sounds of Taylor Swift and Katy Perry blare from speakers. The crowd claps and cheers as the young models strike poses with basketballs, lacrosse sticks and boxing gloves. Finally ...more

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MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A federal judge says Alabama counties must abide by court decisions allowing gay marriage.U.S. District Judge Callie Granade issued an order Wednesday updating a previous ruling in favor of same-sex marriage in Alabama.<p ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that the U.S. and Cuba will reopen their embassies in Havana and Washington, heralding a "new chapter" in relations after a half-century of hostility."We don't have to be imprisoned by ...more

AP News - 16 mins ago

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The latest news on Greece's financial woes (all times local):___6:35 p.m.A huge banner that urged Greek voters to reject a bailout deal from the country's creditors at Sunday's referendum has been taken down f ...more

AP News - 17 mins ago

INDIANA, Pa. (AP) — Jim Caviezel is being honored by a Pennsylvania museum dedicated to actor Jimmy Stewart.Caviezel stars in the TV series "Person of Interest" and became widely known for his role in the movie "The Passion of the Christ." He wi ...more

AP News - 17 mins ago

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — They boost their teams from the sidelines and promote them by appearing in calendars and at fan events, but some sports cheerleaders say they are still not considered team employees and are paid what amounts to less than minimum wa ...more

AP News - 17 mins ago

RUTLEDGE, Tenn. (AP) — An East Tennessee hardware store owner who put up a "No Gays Allowed" sign in response to the Supreme Court decision allowing same-sex marriage says he decided to take a "bold" stand for his beliefs.Jeff Amyx tells local m ...more

AP News - 18 mins ago

CINCINNATI (AP) — A West Virginia woman accused of deliberately making her 9-year-old son sick by contaminating his IV at a Cincinnati hospital has pleaded guilty to a charge of child endangering and has been sentenced to six years in prison.Cin ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and Cuba will open embassies in their capital cities after more than 50 years of hostilities between the two countries. The latest developments (all times local):___11:54 a.m.One of the harshest ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

BOSTON (AP) — One of the most remarkable work stoppages in U.S. labor history will soon be the subject of a new documentary film.Director Jay Childs says "Food Fight: Inside the Battle for Market Basket" should be released in the fall. The film' ...more