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DENVER (AP) — A federal judge in Denver is expected to rule Wednesday whether Colorado's same-sex marriage ban should be overturned immediately, or if the issue should be decided by the U.S. Supreme Court.U.S. District Judge Raymond P. Moore's d ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — At 91, Bob Dole won't take no for an answer.The former Senate majority leader and 1996 Republican presidential nominee on Wednesday renewed his plea for full ratification of a treaty promoting equal rights for disabled around t ...more

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JACKSONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Little Rock Air Force Base is on lockdown after reports of a suspicious individual.Officials say the base in Jacksonville was locked down at 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, and emergency personnel are on the scene. Gates allowing ...more

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FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona's highest court on Wednesday temporarily halted the execution of a condemned inmate so it could consider a last-minute appeal.Joseph Rudolph Wood, 55, was scheduled to be put to death Wednesday morning at the state ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Dallas Mavericks point guard Raymond Felton pleaded guilty Wednesday in a New York gun case, taking a plea deal that involved admitting a felony but spares him jail.Felton pleaded guilty to attempted criminal possession of a weap ...more

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MORRISTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man has been convicted of fatally stabbing his ex-wife 84 times and covering her face with a pig mask.Jurors in Morris County announced Wednesday that 66-year-old Anthony Novellino was guilty of murder. They ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As hopes dim for bipartisan action in Congress this summer, President Barack Obama is calling on Republican lawmakers to cooperate while complaining that they have "gone off the rails" and urging Democrats to get over their complac ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — General Motors is issuing six more recalls covering a total of almost 718,000 vehicles in the U.S.The latest recalls bring the total for GM so far this year to 60, affecting a record 29.7 million cars and trucks. GM already has pa ...more

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A federal prosecutor is urging a judge to sentence a former Wall Street trader to nine years in prison for securities fraud. He says such conduct hurts trust in the markets and the victims included taxpayers, pension funds and c ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes were mostly higher in early-afternoon trading Wednesday as investors weighed positive earnings from the technology industry against disappointing news from Boeing and other companies. Biotechnology stocks were among t ...more