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SILVERSTONE, England (AP) — Championship leader Lewis Hamilton was fastest in the final practice session ahead of qualifying for the British Grand Prix on Saturday.The 30-year-old defending champion clocked 1 minute, 32.917 seconds at Silverston ...more

AP News - 4 hours ago

"This is not a protest. It is a celebration to overcome fear and blackmail." — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras at a rally in Athens, imploring a "no" vote in Sunday's bailout referendum.___"The time has come for the candidates to dist ...more

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A technical crew with The Orlando Eye safely evacuated all 66 stranded riders from the largest Ferris wheel on East Coast, an incident that shut down the attraction that towers 400 feet over central Florida, authorities said.

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AP News - 6 hours ago

As the nation gears up to celebrate America's birthday, here are some Fourth of July highlights from around the country:___IN AMERICA'S BIRTHPLACE: CONCERTS, A PARADE AND BEERPhiladelphia started its Fourth of July celebration a li ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

Today is Saturday, July 4, the 185th day of 2015. There are 180 days left in the year. This is Independence Day.Today's Highlight in History:On July 4, 1776, the Declaration of Independence was adopted by delegates to the Second Co ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR is the latest corporation to distance itself from Donald Trump.On the same day one of its top sponsors called on NASCAR to take a stance against Trump, the motorsports series said it will not hold its season-end ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A man suspected in the shooting death of a woman at a busy San Francisco tourist destination has seven felony convictions and has been deported five times, most recently in 2009, a federal agency said Friday.U.S. Immigration ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City man in a wheelchair has been arrested two days after he pocketed $1,212 in a daytime bank robbery, authorities announced Friday.Kelvin Dennison, 23, was picked up by officers at a hospital two days after he rolled ...more

AP News - 8 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Contestants have hit the scales ahead of the annual July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Coney Island's Nathan's Famous.Reigning champion Joey Chestnut joined past winners at the weigh-in Friday ahead of the 99-year-old Independ ...more

AP News - 8 hours ago

KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) — About 700 inmates at an Arizona prison were being moved to new locations Friday after disturbances on consecutive days left their housing units uninhabitable.Nine corrections officers suffered minor injuries in the incident ...more