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NEW YORK (AP) — David Byrne has gone the extra mile to ensure his immersive show "Here Lies Love" about Filipino ex-first lady Imelda Marcos is as authentic as possible: He's done casting in Manila.The Talking Heads frontman went to the Philippi ...more

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DENVER (AP) — Judge: Colorado clerk can keep issuing gay marriage licenses as courts consider state's ban. ...more

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SEATTLE (AP) — Officials in Washington state are searching for the person who donated three human skulls to a thrift store in a Seattle suburb.The King County medical examiner said in a statement on Wednesday that two of the skulls were from adu ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A complaint has been filed against 36 United Methodist ministers who blessed a same-sex wedding in Philadelphia.Bishop Peggy Johnson of the church's eastern Pennsylvania conference said in a statement that she is following th ...more

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RENO, Nev. (AP) — The victory a Nevada rancher claimed in a government standoff with armed militiamen has served to embolden right-wing extremists and conspiracy theorists across the country, an organization that tracks hate groups said in a new report ...more

AP News - 36 minutes ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Worries about the soundness of a European bank pushed U.S. stocks lower Thursday and sent global investors hunting for less risky assets.KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average was down 104 points, or 0.6 percent, to 16, ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — A former Miami Beach police officer has been sentenced to 18 months after striking and seriously injuring two people while joy-riding with a woman on the beach using a police all-terrain vehicle.The judge on Thursday said Derick Kui ...more

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SMITHFIELD, N.Y. (AP) — Utility crews worked Thursday to restore power in some Eastern states hit hard by severe storms nearly two days earlier, and one rural New York town picked through the debris from homes battered by a deadly tornado.A tota ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee has taken a step toward keeping highway and transit aid flowing to states just three weeks before transportation programs are forecast to go broke.The Ways and Means Committee approved a bill by Republican Rep ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are lower at midday as fears about the health of a European bank weigh on the market.The Dow Jones industrial average was down 109 points, or 0.7 percent, at 16,876 moments as of 11:45 a.m. on Thursday. The Standard & ...more