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NEW YORK (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyib Erdogan has indicated that his country may have traded prisoners of the Islamic State group it held captive in exchange for 49 Turkish hostages held by the militants.Asked about it in New York on Mo ...more

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MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — Wesleyan University in Connecticut on Monday ordered its fraternities with houses on campus to become coeducational within three years, a move it says is not just about bad behavior but also equality.Wesleyan follows Tri ...more

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OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti refuted a report suggesting he and other team officials tried to persuade the NFL to be lenient on Ray Rice after the running back was arrested in February for knocking out his then-fiance ...more

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Officials say a commercial airplane traveling from Boston to Los Angeles made an emergency landing in Nebraska.The Federal Aviation Administration says the Virgin America flight made the unscheduled landing Monday morning at O ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — Detroit's water department defended its shutoff policy Monday and warned that free service to people with unpaid bills could be "very devastating" to the bottom line.Judge Steven Rhodes set aside Detroit's bankruptcy trial to hear ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Demonstrators marked the start of the Metropolitan Opera's season on Monday evening by protesting the planned production of "The Death of Klinghoffer" from outside of New York City's Lincoln Center.Most gathered behind metal barr ...more

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A community activist who first came to the U.S. from El Salvador nearly two decades ago spent the weekend hidden in an Oregon church, becoming the latest immigrant to seek sanctuary as authorities try to deport him.Francisc ...more

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The commercial rocket launches that could begin as early as 2016 in the southernmost tip of Texas will be a critical step toward one day establishing a human presence on Mars, SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk said Monday.< ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — One of the Secret Service's toughest jobs is trying to balance public access to the White House with security of the presidential residence. White House security suffered an extraordinary breach this weekend when an ex-soldier alleged ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court on Monday reinstated a lawsuit in which victims of terrorist attacks in Israel accused the National Westminster Bank of supporting Hamas, just hours before a Brooklyn jury ruled against a bank in a similar case.< ...more