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CINCINNATI (AP) — A former Xavier University basketball player who was expelled over what he says was a false rape allegation has settled his lawsuit against the school over their handling of the case.Federal Judge S. Arthur Spiegel dismissed De ...more

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma plans to hold its first double execution in nearly 80 years, Gov. Mary Fallin said Thursday.The move comes a day after the state Supreme Court removed one of the final obstacles, ruling late Wednesday that Clayton L ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market closed mostly higher Thursday, helped by positive earnings out of several large U.S. companies including Apple and construction equipment maker Caterpillar.The markets gains were modest, however, as investors tur ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Officials at the U.S. Naval Base Point Loma in San Diego are searching the base after an unconfirmed report of an armed individual there.Navy spokesman Brian O'Rourke said Thursday that a shelter-in-place order was issued for pa ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The director of the upcoming "X-Men" film is calling a lawsuit accusing him of raping an aspiring model and actor in 1999 a shakedown.Bryan Singer wrote in a statement released Thursday that he is avoiding promotional events f ...more

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TAOS, N.M. (AP) — Charges have been dropped against a teenager whose mother led police on a high-speed chase in a videotaped incident during which a State Police officer fired at her fleeing minivan carrying five children.The son of Oriana Farre ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Bearded dragons have joined the list of pets that can give you salmonella poisoning.In the last two years, 132 people in 31 states have been infected with a rare form of salmonella bacteria. Thirty-one answered detailed questionn ...more

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DENVER (AP) — The federal government has reluctantly agreed to let Colorado be the first state to collect taxes from the legal sale of recreational marijuana, but it also has made clear it doesn't agree with the move and may try to stop it, if isn't ti ...more

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HOUSTON (AP) — The owner of a tugboat that collided with a ship last month, dumping nearly 170,000 gallons of oil into the Houston Ship Channel, claims in court filings the ship was speeding and being operated in a reckless manner.In court docum ...more

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NOUAKCHOTT (Reuters) - Mauritania's President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz handed in his papers on Thursday to stand for reelection in a vote on June 21 he is a strong favorite to win. The constitutional court said in a statement he was the first ...more