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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A New York special-education teacher who was accused of killing her severely disabled daughter by neglecting her is no longer facing a homicide charge.An indictment unsealed Tuesday alleges only child endangerment again ...more

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VENICE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say two southwest Florida high school students organized a prostitution ring of students from nearby high schools.Police say a 15-year-old Venice High School student was already in juvenile custody for an unrelate ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — A key battle scene near the end of Cirque du Soleil's "Ka" show is returning more than a year and a half after a performer fell 94 feet to her death when a wire rope snapped during the stunt.Cirque du Soleil officials have invit ...more

AP News - 24 mins ago

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A suburban Denver woman who collected tens of thousands of dollars in charitable contributions after lying about her 6-year-old son having cancer was sentenced Tuesday to five years of probation and 90 nights in jail.A j ...more

AP News - 26 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — A slump in energy prices pushed the stock market back from record levels on Tuesday.Energy stocks slid as the price of oil resumed its descent. Traders speculated that member nations of the oil-producing group OPEC would fail to ...more

AP News - 28 mins ago

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The first 3-D printer in space has popped out its first creation.The 3-D printer delivered to the International Space Station two months ago made a sample part for itself this week. It churned out a faceplate for the ...more

AP News - 29 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — The 1962 Nobel Prize James Watson won for his role in the discovery of the structure of DNA is going on the auction block.The auctioneer says the gold medal could bring $2.5 million to $3.5 million on Dec. 4.Christie's say ...more

AP News - 32 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — It's unanimous: Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are the top team in the NFL.The Patriots (9-2) received all 12 first-place votes Tuesday in the AP Pro32 power rankings, which are decided by a media panel that regularly cov ...more

AP News - 38 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — HSBC will pay $12.5 million to settle regulators' charges that its private-banking business based in Switzerland violated U.S. securities laws.The Securities and Exchange Commission said Tuesday that the private-banking unit fa ...more

AP News - 39 mins ago

CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland-area attorney accused of hypnotizing women for his sexual pleasure has been immediately suspended by the state Supreme Court.The court received written allegations against Sheffield Village attorney Michael Fine. A c ...more