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By David Schwartz PHOENIX (Reuters) - Arizona state troopers sought the public's help on Monday as they investigated a rash of shootings along an interstate highway in Phoenix that police said left four vehicles pocked with bullet holes durin ...more

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Monday that he disagrees with President Barack Obama's decision to rename Mount McKinley as Denali, the traditional Alaska Native name.Alaska's governor and congressional delegation have praised t ...more

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By Hideyuki Sano TOKYO (Reuters) - Low-yielding yen and euro held firm on Tuesday as nervous investors look to upcoming data from China and the United States to gauge whether they need to further wind back carry trades, bets in risk assets fu ...more

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MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday ruled against the Kentucky county clerk who has refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses, and the clerk will arrive at work Tuesday morning to face her moment of truth.Rowan County Clerk Kim Da ...more

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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's ethics commission has dropped Donald Trump's complaint that the state attorney general engaged in misconduct during an investigation of the former Trump University.Trump's December 2013 complaint accused Democratic ...more

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(Reuters) - World number two Roger Federer launches his bid for a sixth U.S. Open title, and his first since 2008, with a first-round match against Argentina's Leonardo Mayer at the Arthur Ashe Stadium on Tuesday. The 34-year-old Swiss has be ...more

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NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Six of the seven football players accused of hazing and sexual assaulting four other teammates in a New Jersey high school locker room were placed on probationary terms, prosecutors announced Monday night.Each of the S ...more

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HOUSTON (AP) — Here are the latest developments regarding the fatal shooting of a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy (all times local):6:45 p.m.A former attorney for the man accused of fatally shooting a suburban Houston officer says he wa ...more

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Donald Trump is going after Republican presidential rival Jeb Bush with a new campaign video about immigration.In the video, Bush is shown saying in a 2014 interview that illegal immigration is "not a felony" but rather a ...more

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PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A federal appeals court considering whether California's death penalty is unconstitutional because of excessive delays focused Monday on procedural issues over whether a novel legal theory had been addressed by the state Supreme ...more