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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR announced a new rules package Tuesday that will ban all private testing in 2015, including the annual Daytona 500 test, and levy the stiffest penalty possible on any team caught conducting its own sessions.The only ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. official says America and its Arab allies launched more than 200 airstrikes against roughly a dozen militant targets in Syria during the assault that began Monday night.The military mission was the beginning of a broad i ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal prison population has dropped in the last year by roughly 4,800, the first time in several decades that the inmate count has gone down, according to the Justice Department.In a speech scheduled Tuesday in New York C ...more

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — So much for James Harrison's retirement.The Pittsburgh Steelers are bringing back the volatile five-time Pro Bowler to bring a veteran presence to a depleted linebacker group.The 36-year-old posted a picture on Twitter o ...more

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — WBO lightweight champion Terence "Bud" Crawford will fight top contender Ray Beltran on Nov. 29 at CenturyLink Center in Omaha.Boxing promoter Top Rank announced Tuesday that the bout will be televised live on HBO.The 2 ...more

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — WBO lightweight champion Terence "Bud" Crawford will fight top contender Ray Beltran on Nov. 29 at CenturyLink Center in Omaha.Boxing promoter Top Rank announced Tuesday that the bout will be televised live on HBO.The 2 ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the participation of five Arab nations in airstrikes against militants in Syria "makes it clear to the world this is not America's fight alone."Obama says the joint fight against the Islamic State wi ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Two months before Omar J. Gonzalez allegedly hopped a White House fence, dashed across the North Lawn and entered the executive mansion, he was arrested in rural Virginia, heavily armed and carrying a map of Washington tucked inside a ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight college fraternities announced Tuesday an effort to work together on new training aimed at combating sexual misconduct, hazing and binge drinking.The focus is on learning to recognize, diagnose and intervene in potentiall ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton and British Prime Minister Tony Blair say the West must proceed methodically but firmly against the Islamic State group trying to deepen its footprint in the Mideast.Amid new airstrikes by the Unit ...more