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GROTON, Conn. (AP) — As NASA contemplates a manned voyage to Mars and the effects that missions deeper into space could have on astronauts, it's tapping research from another outfit with experience sending people to the deep: the U.S. Navy submarine fo ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is announcing the designation of two new National Marine Sanctuaries — the first chosen in 15 years — as part of President Barack Obama's efforts to protect the environment.The National Oceanic and Atmospheric A ...more

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An oven used for heating may have caused a house fire in north Minneapolis that killed three young children, fire officials said Sunday.Firefighters responded to the fire in the Jordan neighborhood just before midnight Saturda ...more

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DENVER (AP) — Bursting through the line for jaw-dropping plays is quickly becoming the Denver Broncos' calling card.Only this time, the offense joined the party that's been "pass rushers only" until Sunday.Ronnie Hillman raced around the ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:1. TORRENTIAL RAIN SWAMPS HUNDREDS OF SOUTH CAROLINA HOMES, BUSINESSESEmergency crews rescue scores of people from flooded buildings i ...more

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ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — The latest on the deadly shooting at a community college in Oregon (all times local):5:25 p.m.An Oregon pastor says a student who was spared by a gunman during a deadly rampage on a college campus received an envelop ...more

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DOVER, Del. (AP) — Kevin Harvick stood by his confetti-coated car and used it as a resting spot for a couple of crushed beer cans, when his crew belted out a catchy rallying cry."I believe that we will win! I believe that we will win! I believe ...more

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GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Todd Gurley was a second-half sensation and sure looked as though he justified being the No. 10 pick in the NFL draft.The St. Louis rookie rushed for all but two of 146 yards after halftime and the Rams held on to hand the ...more

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SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — An amateur cyclist was killed after losing control on a winding California mountain road during Levi's GranFondo charity ride, an event founded by former national champion Levi Leipheimer, authorities said.Edward Lund w ...more

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ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — As running back Rashad Jennings broke one tackle after another, the New York Giants began shedding their early season reputation for blowing fourth-quarter leads.Jennings eluded three would-be tacklers to score on a 51- ...more