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NEW YORK (AP) — Jurors will return to court as they consider whether a rookie police officer who shot an innocent man in a dark public housing stairwell accidentally discharged his weapon, as he says, or whether he acted out of recklessness and did lit ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A midwinter heat wave baked Southern California again Tuesday, breaking more February records as temperatures soared into the 80s and 90s even as the Santa Ana winds that stoked the atmosphere began to fade.Records for the dat ...more

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Asian stock markets fell for a third consecutive day Wednesday, beset by nerves about shaky global growth, falling oil prices and possible capital shortfalls at major European banks.KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 sank 2.3 percent to 15,713.39 ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — For the thousands of Syrian refugees expected to arrive in the U.S. in coming months, the first order of business will be securing the basics — health care, jobs, education and a safe home.But what organizations helping resettle th ...more

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Now that Carnival has drawn to a close, here's a selection of top images taken at this year's pre-Lenten parties across Latin America and the Caribbean.At the iconic Sambadrome parade in Rio de Janeiro, some performers literally became shower he ...more

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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson seeks changes to police, court reform agreement with Justice Department. ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:1. TRUMP, SANDERS SWEEP TO VICTORY IN NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIMARYThe two candidates won their first victories of the 2016 presidential el ...more

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Worries over bacteria led to the fateful decision not to apply anti-corrosive chemicals when Flint, Michigan, began drawing water from the Flint River, an email written by the city's former public works director says.The failure to deploy corros ...more

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SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Tap water samples taken over the last two weeks have found high levels of lead in at least 30 homes in the village, which failed to promptly notify some people about results and didn't submit required weekly reports on water chemis ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Sister Mary Benedicte wants to focus on feeding the hungry lined up outside a soup kitchen in a gritty part of San Francisco.But the city's booming economy means even seedy neighborhoods are demanding higher rents, threateni ...more