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DUBAI (Reuters) - An Iranian-American man detained along with three journalists in Iran last week has been released, a source close to the individual said on Wednesday. The United States has called for their release and a senior U.S. officia ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The quiet summer campus of UCLA found itself suddenly steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst and spewed some 8 million gallons, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the school's storied basketball court ...more

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said on Wednesday it was imposing travel restrictions on "a number of Venezuelan government officials" who it said were involved in human rights abuses. "While we will not publicly identify the ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — After a dismal winter, the U.S. economy sprang back to life in the April-June quarter, growing at a fast 4 percent annual rate on the strength of higher consumer and business spending.The rebound reported Wednesday by the Comme ...more

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura says he has mixed emotions about winning his defamation lawsuit in U.S. District Court.Ventura said in an interview with the Star Tribune (http://strib.mn/UA7KKw ) that he's glad his rep ...more

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MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia called new U.S. sanctions "destructive and short-sighted" on Wednesday and said they would only aggravate ties between Russia and the United States, already at their lowest point since the end of the Cold War over the Ukraine ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — An 8-year-old boy who was lying in bed early Wednesday died after a bullet fired from outside went through a home's wall and hit him, Detroit police said.The child was struck about 1:15 a.m. Wednesday at his east-side home, and wa ...more

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SANAA (Reuters) - Protests erupted in Sanaa on Wednesday and were dispersed by the army after the Yemeni government announced a rise in fuel prices, part of a bid to ease the burden of energy subsidies on the impoverished country's state finances. </p ...more

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indianapolis man has won two $1 million lottery prizes in the past three months.Hoosier Lottery officials say Robert Hamilton won $1 million from a scratch-off ticket he bought last week at an Indianapolis convenience stor ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve will likely end a policy meeting Wednesday with a lot of questions unanswered:When will it start tightening its benchmark short-term interest rate to make sure future inflation remains under control? How wil ...more