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GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — A weightlifter from Papua New Guinea who competed at the Commonwealth Games faces trial over an alleged sexual assault at a Glasgow supermarket.The Glasgow Sheriff Court says Toua Udia pleaded not guilty and will go on t ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and European leaders are conferring about next steps for dealing with the crisis in Ukraine.The White House says Obama held a joint call Monday with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Franc ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Architects from Beijing and Chicago will design George Lucas' new museum to be built along Chicago's lakefront.The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Monday that Beijing-based MAD Architects would be the principal designer fo ...more

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PLYMOUTH, Calif. (AP) — Fire officials are optimistic they may soon have the upper hand on a wildfire burning near vineyards in Northern California that has led to evacuation orders for more about 1,200 people.After growing rapidly since it bega ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Dollar Tree is buying rival discounter Family Dollar, giving it a wider reach in the intensifying fight for deal-seeking customers.The $8.5 billion deal will give Dollar Tree more than 13,000 stores in the U.S. and Canada. The cu ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A year after playing Jackie Robinson in "42," Chadwick Boseman was back in biopic spring training.To become James Brown for the film "Get on Up," Boseman needed to rely on an entirely different skill set. But the preparation nece ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — The trial of a Detroit-area man who killed a young unarmed woman on his porch has resumed.Theodore Wafer has returned Monday to Wayne County court. He's charged with second-degree murder in the death of 19-year-old Renisha McBride ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — A costly drug given mostly to premature babies is at the center of a clash between the manufacturer and the nation's leading pediatrician's group, which recommends scaling back use of the medicine.The dispute involves new guidelin ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is opening mixed at the start of a busy week as a batch of merger announcements lift shares in Family Dollar and other companies.The Dow Jones industrial average rose six points to 16,964 shortly after the market ...more

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LONDON (AP) — Lloyds Banking Group says it will pay 218 million pounds ($400 million) to U.S. and British authorities to settle allegations it manipulated benchmark interest rates.The group said Monday it has settled with British and U.S. author ...more