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BAYONNE, N.J. (AP) — A cruise ship battered by a major storm in the Atlantic Ocean returned to its New Jersey port on Wednesday night.Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas docked at Bayonne's Cape Liberty shortly after 9 p.m., its passengers chee ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Sirhan Sirhan was denied parole Wednesday for fatally shooting Robert F. Kennedy after a confidante of the slain senator who was shot in the head forgave him and repeatedly apologized for not doing more to win his release.Paul S ...more

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The U.S. Olympic Committee will hire two infectious disease specialists to advise potential Olympians who are worried about the Zika outbreak in Brazil.USOC CEO Scott Blackmun sent a letter Wednesday to all possible Olympians, acknowledging the ...more

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SPRINGVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Officials say two people were killed when a single-engine plane crashed near Springville in Tulare County.The Fresno Bee reports (http://bit.ly/1Q8sMVP ) authorities say witnesses saw the aircraft on fire. But it's not ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:1. HOW TRUMP WON IN NEW HAMPSHIREThe real estate mogul capitalized on voters who described themselves as angry and those who want a ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak had a front row seat as the personal computer began to reshape society. So it made perfect sense to him to bring a convention meshing technology with pop culture to Silicon Valley.The convergen ...more

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WASILLA, Alaska (AP) — Another low snow year in Alaska is playing havoc with the world's most famous sled dog race, at least for the start.The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race always begins with a ceremonial, fan-friendly start through the streets a ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — A U.S. Coast Guard airplane was heading south of Hawaii on Wednesday to help 42 people who abandoned their fishing vessel after it caught fire.The fishing crew boarded two life rafts, three work boats and one skiff upon leaving t ...more

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HOUSTON (AP) — For more than half a century, the unsolved killing of a young schoolteacher and beauty queen who was last seen at church haunted the Texas city of McAllen.But now, nearly 56 years after the bludgeoned body of 25-year-old Irene Gar ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A 1-year-old girl lying in her crib at home in Compton was struck in the head and killed by a bullet likely meant for her gang-member father, Los Angeles County sheriff's officials said Wednesday.The girl died in one of the mo ...more