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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California chemical engineer is facing more than 20 years in prison when he is sentenced for a rare economic-espionage conviction.Federal prosecutors are demanding a sentence of up to 22 years for Walter Liew wh ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Some jazz fans are devoted to the very end.At The Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx, so many jazz enthusiasts want to be buried near the graves of such greats as Miles Davis and Duke Ellington that the cemetery is developing new plo ...more

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SPRING, Texas (AP) — A father opened fire at a suburban Houston home Wednesday, killing four of his children as well as two adults who were with them, and critically wounding his 15-year-old daughter, authorities said.The teenager was able to ca ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — When robots first started playing soccer, it was a challenge for them just to see the ball. And to stay upright.But the machines participating in this month's international RoboCup tournament are making passes and scoring poi ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Thousands of people are expected to attend the funeral of a New York City firefighter killed in a burning, cluttered apartment at a high-rise public housing building.Firefighters will salute Lt. Gordon "Matt" Ambelas' (am-BEHL'-i ...more

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MANDAREE, N.D. (AP) — Around 1 million gallons of saltwater has leaked from a North Dakota pipeline, some of it into a bay that leads to a lake that provides drinking water for an American Indian reservation, company and tribe officials said Wednesday. ...more

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SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — A Silicon Valley success story turned sordid this week with the arrest of an upscale prostitute who allegedly left a Google executive dying on his yacht after shooting him up with a deadly hit of heroin.Forrest Hayes, 5 ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — There is fierce jockeying for Emmy nominations in the premier drama and comedy series categories, with newcomers "True Detective" and "Orange is the New Black" making strategic moves to boost their chances.The nominations were ...more

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LOBELVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A longtime member of the National Guard was fatally shot at a Guard armory in Tennessee on Wednesday and a second man was taken into custody for questioning, officials said.The shooting happened about 5 p.m. Wednesday in ...more

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Today is Thursday, July 10, the 191st day of 2014. There are 174 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On July 10, 1999, the United States women's soccer team won the World Cup, beating China 5-4 on penalty kicks after ...more