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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles residents who live near a gas leak that has been out of control 15 weeks are expressing a mix of optimism and skepticism that a fix is within sight.Barbara Fass who temporarily moved out of Porter Ranch said Friday ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, who became the sixth man on the moon when he and Alan Shepard helped NASA recover from Apollo 13's "successful failure" and later devoted his life to exploring the mind, physics and unexplained phenomena ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Five of the people whose bodies were found in a house on Chicago's South Side this week were stabbed to death and a sixth victim died of multiple gunshot wounds, authorities said Friday, and none of the victims killed themselves.A ...more

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HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — The widow of an American missionary killed by al-Qaida fighters in Africa last month says she has no hesitation about returning.Amy Riddering told a news conference Friday that she will return this month to Burkina Faso an ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A court-appointed mediator in New York says two of six leading bondholders have agreed to settle their longstanding claims against Argentina.Mediator Daniel Pollack said Friday that Argentina offered bondholders a $6.5 billion de ...more

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DENVER (AP) — Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have shown up in three drinking water systems in Colorado, prompting officials to shut down three wells and start looking for the source.Two compounds once used in nonstick co ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Call it the Odell Beckham Jr. Rule.NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is pushing to require the ejection of any player who is flagged for two personal fouls in a game."We should take that out of the hands of the officials ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles-area doctor convicted of murder for prescribing pain killers that killed three patients apologized in court Friday but that did little to sway the judge, who sentenced her to 30 years in prison and said she seemed to ca ...more

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KANAB, Utah (AP) — Sympathizers of the Oregon armed standoff rolled into this desert town Friday, some in pickup trucks flying American flags, to mourn an Arizona rancher and occupation spokesman who was killed last week in a confrontation with authori ...more

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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A Beverly Hills-based beauty school says it's closing all 56 of its campuses in five states after losing federal funding over allegations of misconduct.Marinello Schools of Beauty has been in business for over a cent ...more