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KANEOHE BAY, Hawaii (AP) — Japan has been practicing storming beaches with the U.S. and other countries in Hawaii this month. The amphibious landing exercises, which are relatively new to Japan's military, come as Tokyo tries to boost its ability to de ...more

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WINDSOR, Colo. (AP) — Northern Colorado got the brunt of heavy rains that flooded streets and stranded drivers up and down the Front Range.Four inches of rain fell Tuesday in the town of Windsor, about 50 miles north of Denver. Some people had t ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are opening higher after several companies reported better earnings than investors were expecting.Traders were also encouraged by the U.S. government's initial estimate that the economy surged ahead at a 4 percent ann ...more

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura says he has mixed emotions about winning his defamation lawsuit in U.S. District Court.Ventura said in an interview with the Star Tribune (http://strib.mn/UA7KKw ) that he is glad his re ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The popular push for locally produced food has spawned flocks of backyard chickens in urban neighborhoods nationwide, but people may not realize that feasting on fresh eggs can mean subjecting their more typical household pets to pai ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The quiet summer campus of UCLA found itself suddenly steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst and spewed some 8 million gallons, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the school's storied basketball court ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — An 8-year-old boy who was lying in bed early Wednesday died after a bullet fired from outside went through a home's wall and hit him, Detroit police said.The child was struck about 1:15 a.m. Wednesday at his east-side home, and wa ...more

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indianapolis man has won two $1 million lottery prizes in the past three months.Hoosier Lottery officials say Robert Hamilton won $1 million from a scratch-off ticket he bought last week at an Indianapolis convenience stor ...more

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Ray Guy built a Hall of Fame career of making other people wait.Those anxious seconds for punt returners awaiting his booming kicks were nothing compared to the more than two decades Guy had to endure before finally gettin ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — Hyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers.The recall covers 883,000 cars from the 2011 through 2014 model years.The Korean automaker says the automatic transmission shi ...more