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NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press is all over New York Fashion Week, from the runway designs to the celebrity-filled front rows. Here are some recent highlights:___VICTORIA BECKHAM SHOWS WHAT VICTORIA BECKHAM WEARSBeckham wants ...more

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LEBANON, Tenn. (AP) — Cumberland University is launching a major national project Monday — in time for Washington's Birthday — on the papers of Martin Van Buren. Van Buren was the eighth president of the U.S., serving from 1837 to 1841.The unive ...more

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CLARKSDALE, Miss. (AP) — Authorities in northwest Mississippi say an officer was shot while investigating a robbery.Mayor Bill Luckett tells WMC-TV (http://bit.ly/20TnatX ) that Officer Derrick Couch was found on the street outside a convenience ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Much of the northeastern United States found itself in the not-so-warm embrace of teeth-chattering, record-shattering cold on Valentine's Day.Cities throughout the northeast saw record low temperatures on Sunday including New Yor ...more

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal trial over a $100 million investors' lawsuit against Venezuela includes allegations of fraud, hints of an international criminal conspiracy, and references to diamonds, German junk bonds and a mysterious house fire in Sw ...more

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COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Officials say the number of students at a Pennsylvania college reporting symptoms of a stomach illness has now topped 200, but the source of the ailment remains a mystery.Ursinus College spokesman Tom Yencho told The Phi ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — For nearly 20 years, John Feit was known around the St. Vincent de Paul nonprofit agency as one its most compassionate employees.The former priest worked in downtown Phoenix with food-pantry volunteers and even raised money to buy ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An archaeology museum in Philadelphia has moved thousands of ancient treasures offsite and is using vibration sensors to monitor delicate items still on display while an earth-shaking demolition project continues next door.Th ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Roots let Lenny Kravitz — and several other famous friends — rule ahead of the Grammys.Kravitz was among the artists who joined the band Saturday for the third and final night of its 10th annual pre-Grammy jam session at t ...more

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CALVERTON, N.Y. (AP) — Walter Yakoboski scraped together nearly every penny he made as short-order cook in 1979 to begin buying a small collection of rare comic books for $10,000, hoping his boyhood passion could one day pay off as an investment.