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CANTON, Miss. (AP) — There is a heavy police presence at a county courthouse in Mississippi where there have been several unconfirmed reports of a fatal shooting.Officers at the scene refused to comment on the situation Monday. Fifteen police ve ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged lower on Monday, led by a slumping energy sector as the price of oil continued to fall. Investors were also watching the latest earnings releases. Tyson Foods slumped after cutting its earnings outlook for the year.</p ...more

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CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The jury in the Colorado theater shooting trial resumed deliberating Monday whether to keep the death penalty on the table for gunman James Holmes.Jurors deliberated for less than an hour Thursday before taking a schedul ...more

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IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The National Park Service has shelved a blistering internal report that details a "decade of dysfunction" as the agency allowed dozens of illegal construction projects to cause significant damage to an ancient burial ground in Io ...more

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's attorney general says he's using his new power as special prosecutor to investigate the death of a mother of eight last week in a police holding cell.Attorney General Eric Schneiderman says Monday his office will t ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stand-up comedian and actress Amy Schumer is teaming up with New York Sen. Charles Schumer to call for tighter gun control.She will join the senator Monday as he unveils a three-part plan that would make it harder for violent cri ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — A bail hearing has been postponed for a Florida man described by the FBI as an Islamic State sympathizer plotting to detonate a backpack bomb at a beach.Defense attorney Richard Della Fera said he wanted the delay Monday so he could ...more

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GROTON, Conn. (AP) — As it tries to get the most out of each of its $2.6 billion attack submarines, the U.S. Navy is finding a lot depends on the right paint job.A new painting process that helps keep marine life from fouling the hulls is among ...more

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — A Chicago law firm hired by the University of Illinois to investigate allegations of racially motivated mistreatment made by former women's basketball players concluded in a report released Monday that those charges are unfounded ...more

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LOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — Cooler, wetter weather helped crews make inroads Monday against a massive Northern California wildfire that tore through two dozen homes, threatened thousands more and forced 12,000 people to flee the flames.The largest ...more