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WASHINGTON (AP) — The effort to train and arm Syrian rebels is proving a tough sell with some Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans in Congress.Wariness of the plan crossed party lines in a House vote on Wednesday. Republican and Democratic veterans ...more

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DENVER (AP) — Jack Elway, the son of Denver Broncos general manager John Elway, has pleaded guilty in a domestic violence case involving his girlfriend.Court records show the 25-year-old John Albert Elway on Tuesday pleaded guilty to disturbing ...more

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Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.This week's collection includes a motor ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it plans to hire 60,000 temporary holiday workers for the crucial holiday season, an increase of nearly 10 percent from last year.The world's largest retailer also emphasized that current workers who wan ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — PepsiCo Inc.'s CEO Indra Nooyi has made a double-edged statement on the NFL's problems handing domestic violence, calling some players' behavior "repugnant" but saying that Commissioner Roger Goodell is "a man of integrity."The b ...more

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BUTLER, Pa. (AP) — Police say a Pennsylvania man caused more than $14,000 damage to several other vehicles when he took a dare to do a "doughnut" with his pickup truck in a bar parking lot.Police say 35-year-old Brett Whitmire's truck kicked up ...more

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Regional fishing associations are uniting in an attempt to strengthen the laws that govern fisheries in federal waters.The groups describe themselves as "small boat commercial fishing groups" from around the country. They ...more

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Police said Thursday they are seeking to talk to a male who was seen by a witness with a University of Virginia student the night she disappeared.Charlottesville police Capt. Gary Pleasants said the witness came forwa ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will announce $46 million in new security assistance for the Ukrainian military, including equipment to help detect incoming artillery fire. But he will stop short of fulfilling Ukraine's request for lethal aid ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — A prosecutor has told jurors that a Detroit police officer was criminally negligent when he fatally shot a 7-year-old girl during a raid in 2010.Joseph Weekley is on trial for a second time in the death of Aiyana Stanley-Jones, wh ...more