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NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities have decided not to prosecute a mother who left her newborn baby in a Christmas manger inside a New York City church.Queens District Attorney Richard Brown on Wednesday said the unidentified mother felt her newborn wa ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — Hurricane Sandra continues to strengthen as a powerful Category 3 hurricane off Mexico's Pacific coast, but there is no current threat to land.The U.S. National Hurricane Center says it's the strongest hurricane in the eastern Pacif ...more

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hundreds of people filled a Minneapolis church on Wednesday for the funeral of a black man whose death in a confrontation with police has sparked days of ongoing protests, while charges were pending against four men suspected in a sh ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:1. HOW RUSSIA IS RESPONDING TO TURKEY'S DOWNING OF ITS MILITARY JETMoscow says it will deploy long-range air-defense missiles to its ...more

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida State University official who had been in charge of the office that counsels campus rape victims told lawyers suing the school that her office has handled 20 allegations of rape involving football players in the pas ...more

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HIALEAH, Fla. (AP) — Cuba's Erislandy Lara successfully defended his World Boxing Association super-welterweight title Wednesday night, stopping former welterweight champion Jan Zaveck in the third round.Utilizing quicker punching skills, Lara ( ...more

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A public library is set to open next year in a polygamous town on the Utah-Arizona border that hasn't had one for decades because of controlling sect leaders who try to limit followers' exposure to the outside world.The lib ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paul Walker's father sued Porsche for negligence and wrongful death Wednesday over the 2013 accident that killed the "Fast & Furious" star.Walker's father, who is the executor of his son's estate, filed the lawsuit claimin ...more

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MELROSE, Mass. (AP) — School officials in a Boston suburb say they are outraged by a bullying incident in which a group of middle school students kicked other students with red hair during a break in classes.A statement from Melrose Public Schoo ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The family organization of Malcolm X has launched an online store, with items ranging from T-shirts and hoodies to the eventual availability of the late activist's speeches and other writings.The announcement for www.shopmalcolmx ...more