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OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — A driver who left his pickup truck on the tracks in a crash with a Southern California commuter train has been released from jail.Jose Alejandro Sanchez-Ramirez was released at about 9:30 p.m. Thursday.He was accompa ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dressed in red and raising signs into the air, thousands of teachers filled a downtown Los Angeles park on Thursday in demand of higher wages and smaller class sizes amid stalled contract negotiations."Everybody in this countr ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The employer of one of three men charged with plotting to help the Islamic State group says the suspect was about to quit his restaurant job.Zakarya Khan is the owner of Gyro King in New York City. He says Abdurasul Hasanovich Ju ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Two men suspected of vandalizing a historic military structure at a national park north of San Francisco had to be rescued by authorities after they were stranded on a steep cliff while trying to escape.Park service spokeswo ...more

Reuters News - 48 mins ago

(Reuters) - Earl Lloyd, the first African-American to play in the National Basketball Association, died on Thursday at the age of 86, the league said on its website. The cause of death was not disclosed. Lloyd paved the way for blac ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Kelly did everything he could to stay under the radar."For a year, I've had to keep everything so secret," he said. "I feel awful for having to lie, but what else could I do?"So lie he did. And if you don't know wh ...more

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WINLOCK, Wash. (AP) — Investigators have recovered the remains of three people from the debris of a fire that destroyed a home in the southwest Washington community of Winlock early Thursday, a police chief said.A woman and two girls are believe ...more

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HAVANA (AP) — Over six decades rolling premium cigars with his small, wrinkled hands, Arnaldo Alfonso has taken pride in seeing his "habanos" sampled by visiting heads of state and other dignitaries.Now he's delighted by the idea of customers li ...more

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(Reuters) - Two onlookers were killed and one injured on Thursday after a driver taking part in an illegal street race near Los Angeles lost control of his sports car and plowed into the crowd, police said. Henry Gevorgyan, 21, was racing his ...more

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KRASNOYARSK, Russia (Reuters) - Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Friday that he would take part in talks over gas supplies to Ukraine in Brussels on March 2. "We have been invited to three-way talks and have confirmed our parti ...more