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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The man accused of killing six members of his ex-wife's family, including four children, in Texas this week is a graduate of a suburban Anchorage high school, where he was voted class clown and prom king.The Anchorage Da ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say "Harry Potter" actor Dave Legeno has died from heatstroke in California's Death Valley. He was 50.Legeno played the werewolf Fenrir Greyback in three "Harry Potter" films.The brawny British actor also ap ...more

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On July 12 in World Cup history: Zinedine Zidane's headers help France beat subdued Brazil in 1998 home final.France, which played such a central role in the establishment of the World Cup, strolled to its maiden title at home in 1998. Two first ...more

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LOUDON, N.H. (AP) — Kyle Busch went from upside down to top of the field.Busch continued the season-long trend of track record qualifying speeds, turning a lap of 138.130 mph Friday to win the pole at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.It's the ...more

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SEATTLE (AP) — Seattle City Attorney Pete Holmes has admitted he broke a drug-free-workplace rule when he bought marijuana on the first day of legal sales in Washington state.Holmes has been a big supporter of the legal marijuana law, and he say ...more

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MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Some patrons at a western Michigan amusement park have been hosed down after being exposed to chlorine gas near a wave pool.Muskegon County Sheriff Dean Roesler tells The Muskegon Chronicle that the gas was created Friday ...more

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JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Federal law enforcement officials are investigating after a 48-foot female whale well-known in the waters of southeast Alaska was killed in a collision with a boat.A tour-boat operator found the whale, which had been seen i ...more

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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Nicole Richie is going back to reality.The former star of "The Simple Life" with her childhood bestie Paris Hilton headlines her own show "Candidly Nicole" debuting July 17 on VH1.The eight 30-minute episodes ...more

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GREENWOOD, Ind. (AP) — A single-engine airplane lost power moments after taking off from a small central Indiana airport, struck two homes and crashed, killing the pilot and critically injuring a passenger, a fire chief said."Our fire crew was o ...more

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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The media glorify sex, especially when targeting young people.MTV's new docu-series "Virgin Territory" focuses on a range of 20-something virgins as they grapple with deciding when, if not as soon as possible, would ...more