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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The fired Ohio State University marching band director says he was working to change a culture of hazing and inappropriate rituals among members when he was dismissed.Jonathan Waters detailed the changes he was trying to ma ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit-area man suspected by the Irish government in the killing of two United Nations peacekeeping soldiers in Lebanon in 1980 is making his first appearance in immigration court.Mahmoud Bazzi was arrested two weeks ago at his ...more

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SCHODACK, N.Y. (AP) — A horse racing tweet prompted prosecutors to halt a court hearing at which a lawyer for seventies heartthrob David Cassidy was supposed to accept a plea deal on the singer's behalf.Cassidy was charged last summer with drivi ...more

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Animals at the Oakland Zoo were treated to a buffet of tropical fruit after a truck spilled its shipment on a freeway.The Oakland Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1rRTyLi) about 13,000 pounds of plantains and jackfruit were ...more

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WWE is set to make its video vault of classic matches on its video-streamed network available around the globe.WWE has hit 700,000 subscribers since the company home to Hulk Hogan, Brock Lesnar and John Cena launched the WWE Network in February, ...more

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target is bringing in an outsider as its CEO for the first time as the retailer fights to redefine itself to American shoppers.The Minneapolis-based company said Thursday that it named PepsiCo executive Brian Cornell to the to ...more

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In this trio of photos, workers weave Thai silk and adjust batches of dried thread at a decades-old workshop that supplies silk material to upmarket stores in Bangkok. Thailand's share of world silk production is relatively modest at less than 1,000 to ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Prolific TV producer Robert Halmi, Sr., has died.Halmi died Wednesday in his New York City home at 90, said spokesman Russ Patrick.The Hungarian-born Halmi found success as a magazine photographer after arriving in America ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — A small plane clipped the top of a store before it crashed in the parking lot of a San Diego shopping center, killing an 80-year-old passenger and seriously injuring the 52-year-old pilot, authorities said.Several witnesses rush ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The collapse of talks with U.S. creditors sent Argentina into its second debt default in 13 years and raised questions about what comes next for financial markets and the South American nation's staggering economy.A midnight Wedn ...more