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ARVADA, Colo. (AP) — Hundreds of students walked out of classrooms around suburban Denver on Tuesday in protest over a conservative-led school board proposal to focus history education on topics that promote citizenship, patriotism and respect for auth ...more

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The man authorities believe was the last person seen with a University of Virginia student before she disappeared has been charged with abduction, police said Tuesday night.Charlottesville Police Chief Timothy Longo s ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The wife and sons of former San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver sued the NFL for wrongful death, blaming sports-related concussions for his suicide last year.The suit was filed Monday in Los Angeles County Superior C ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A fire that raged overnight on the underside of an old wooden wharf was finally quelled Tuesday but not before all container terminals at the Port of Los Angeles and several in adjacent Long Beach harbor were shut down for most of th ...more

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KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Two people were wounded in a shooting at a central Florida mall Tuesday, and police were trying to determine if two men found dead a short time later in a crashed vehicle were connected, authorities said.Officers responded ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:1. OBAMA VOWS SUSTAINED CAMPAIGN VS. ISLAMIC MILITANTSThe U.S. president and other leaders say that American and Arab airstrikes ag ...more

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STORRS, Conn. (AP) — John Toner, athletic director emeritus who is credited with building the University of Connecticut into a basketball power and hiring its two best-known coaches, has died. He was 91.UConn announced that Toner died Tuesday mo ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two newly released photos of Phil Spector show the toll of age and prison on the once flamboyant music legend.The most recent photo shows a bald, somber-looking 73-year-old Spector staring straight into the camera on Oct. 28, ...more

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — An explosion at a natural gas storage tank injured four workers on Tuesday in western Wyoming, authorities said.The blast occurred as a maintenance crew was cleaning out the tank in the desert about 30 miles northwest of Gr ...more

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — An alliance of four companies has proposed an $8 billion project to supply the Los Angeles area with large amounts of electricity from a wind farm in Wyoming. Here are a few things to know about the ambitious project:— COMP ...more