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STARKE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a naked woman was riding in the tractor-trailer that struck a school bus in north Florida, injuring 10 people.Florida Highway Patrol Sgt. Dylan Bryan says it is unclear why the woman was not clothed when the t ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A federal prosecutor wants New York City's efforts to reform the troubled Rikers Island jail complex to go further.U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara (buh-RAH'-ruh) said Tuesday that he was encouraged by reports that the city Department ...more

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By Brendan Pierson (Reuters) - The Colorado Supreme court on Tuesday heard arguments over whether employees can be fired for using medical marijuana, which is legal in the state but illegal under federal law. The case was brought by ...more

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MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — An inmate's escape from a jail in Washington state went undetected for two days last week until the man's defense lawyer stopped for a visit and he couldn't be found.The Daily Herald reports ( ) 19-y ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Gambling industry officials say U.S. casinos had a $240 billion economic impact and employed 1.7 million people in 2013.The American Gaming Association is expected to announce the results of its economic study Tuesday morning at ...more

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CINCINNATI (AP) — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says pellet guns have been pulled from shelves at the Ohio store where a 22-year-old man holding an air rifle was fatally shot by police.A spokesman for the world's largest retailer tells The Associated Pre ...more

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ALGIERS (Reuters) - Algerian Islamist militants who kidnapped and beheaded French hostage Herve Gourdel a week ago released a new video statement on Tuesday showing around 30 fighters reaffirming their allegiance to Islamic State in Iraq. In ...more

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MOORE, Okla. (AP) — The family of a man who died after a struggle with police outside of a Moore movie theater in February has filed a claim against the city.The Oklahoman reports ( ) that Luis Rodriguez's family filed a tor ...more

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By Daniel Kelley PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - A former death row inmate, now serving a life sentence for the murder of a Philadelphia police officer in 1981, will deliver a graduation speech at a liberal arts college in Vermont at the request of ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Two different children's hoodies were recalled Tuesday because of a possible choking risk.No injuries have been reported, but the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said the hooded sweatshirts have drawstrings around the nec ...more