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LOWELL, Mass. (AP) — A fast-moving fire ravaged a three-story apartment building before dawn Thursday, killing four adults and three children, forcing tenants to jump or hand their children to safety, and leading to dramatic rescues from upper floors.< ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Modeling agency founder Eileen Ford, who shaped a generation's standards of beauty as she built an empire and launched the careers of Candice Bergen, Lauren Hutton, Jane Fonda and countless others, has died.She was 92 and died We ...more

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When it comes to LeBron James, all that's certain is this: One fan base is about to feel scorned, and other is about to feel absolute joy.Miami or Cleveland?The same choice he faced four years ago is the one facing the four-time NBA MVP n ...more

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LIVONIA, Mich. (AP) — A Detroit-area soccer player accused of killing a referee with a punch to the neck made an initial court appearance on a second-degree murder charge Thursday, the same day family and friends were saying a final goodbye to the refe ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Thousands of uniformed firefighters from across the country gathered Thursday for the funeral of a fireman labeled "a true hero" by the mayor.Lt. Gordon "Matt" Ambelas died Saturday night searching for victims in a burning, clutt ...more

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — The gun manufacturer Remington Arms Co. will replace trigger mechanisms on Model 700 bolt-action hunting rifles, or provide some compensation to buyers, as part of a settlement of class-action lawsuits, the company said Thursday.

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. officials say they have returned enough dinosaur skeletons to the government of Mongolia to stock a museum.James T. Hayes leads the New York office of Homeland Security Investigations. He says a sizeable portion of at least ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks fell Thursday as worries about the soundness of a European bank spooked U.S. investors, prompting them to sell off stocks and snap up less risky assets like gold and governments bonds.Fears emerged overnight about the fina ...more

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NEWTON, Iowa (AP) — Jack Hawksworth hit the wall at Pocono so hard that he hurt his heart.Hawksworth hopes the wreck won't halt the momentum of his promising rookie season in IndyCar.Hawksworth arrived for pre-race preparations at Iowa Sp ...more

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CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — A passing motorist tells authorities a "boy went in the sewer" and "his mother is yelling for him" during a 911 call that prompted a frantic search for two Iowa teenagers swept into an open storm drain during a flash flood. On ...more