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ERIE, Colo. (AP) — Four of the five people killed in a small-plane crash north of Denver were identified Monday as a woman and her three children.The Weld County coroner says Tori Rains-Wedan, 41, and her three sons, 15-year-old Mason Wedan and ...more

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RENO, Nev. (AP) — The Burning Man counterculture festival drew a peak crowd of nearly 66,000 celebrants as it neared an end Monday on the northern Nevada desert.Friday's official peak attendance of 65,922 was within the population cap of 68,000 ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — It appears police officers behaved appropriately when they put a protective body wrap on a drug user who later died in custody, the police commissioner said Monday.Ronald Singleton's death was ruled a homicide on Friday by the ci ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:1. PRO-RUSSIAN REBELS CHANGE DEMANDSAs peace talks get underway, The insurgents have softened their call for full independence from U ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A former newsman who worked for The Associated Press for 39 years has died in New York. Bruce Hodgman was 76.His wife, Marion Hodgman, says he died Friday at a hospital 18 months after he was diagnosed with cancer.Hodgman ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police say a man suspected of burglarizing a home and stabbing the owners when they interrupted him has been arrested.Police say 20-year-old Dante Viggiano was being held on murder, attempted murder and burglary cha ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — Forecasters say a tropical depression has formed off the Gulf coast of Mexico with tropical storm warnings issued from Tuxpan in the state of Veracruz north to La Pesca.The National Hurricane Center in Miami says maximum sustained w ...more

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Carrie Underwood and NHL player Mike Fisher chose the Labor Day holiday to announce they are expecting their first child.Underwood and Fisher posted the announcement on their social media accounts on Monday. ...more

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DALLAS (AP) — A speeding car slammed into a tree after losing control along a Dallas roadway, killing all six people inside, police said MondayThe crash occurred Sunday night in a southeast Dallas residential area, said Dallas police officer Mon ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald's, Wendy's and other fast-food restaurants are expected to be targeted with acts of civil disobedience that could lead to arrests Thursday as labor organizers escalate their campaign to unionize the industry's workers.Ke ...more