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NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Arthur Walker, a retired Navy lieutenant convicted in 1985 for his role in a spy ring, has died in prison. He was 79.Federal Bureau of Prisons spokesman Chris Burke says Walker died earlier this month at FCI Butner Low in But ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — After spending most of Thursday morning sharply lower, stocks had recovered most their losses heading into late afternoon.Worries about the soundness of a European bank scared U.S. investors at the start of trading, prompting the ...more

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MILTON, Ga. (AP) — Georgia authorities are re-examining the 2013 heroin death of a bar owner dating the woman charged in the overdose death of a Google executive on a yacht in California, police said Thursday.Dean Riopelle, 53, died of a heroin ...more

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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Democrat Wendy Davis says President Barack Obama should visit the Texas border to witness firsthand the crisis of tens of thousands of young migrants entering the U.S.Her comments Thursday made Davis the most high-profile Te ...more

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MANTOLOKING, N.J. (AP) — Two wealthy New Jersey shore towns that were among the hardest hit by Superstorm Sandy nearly two years ago began building a 4-mile-long steel wall Thursday, an expensive effort that the state says is needed to protect the comm ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The Federal Trade Commission is suing Amazon over charges that the company has not done enough to prevent children from making unauthorized in-app purchases, according to a complaint filed Thursday in federal court.The move had b ...more

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LIVONIA, Mich. (AP) — Auto parts supplier TRW Automotive said Thursday that it has received a preliminary acquisition offer.Livonia, Michigan-based TRW said that it is evaluating the non-binding proposal. It did not name the bidder. TRW also sai ...more

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police in Portland, Oregon, say they have arrested a 29-year-old man accused of running up to a police horse, uttering a "karate-like battle cry" and delivering what a spokesman calls "a jumping, double kick" to the horse's right ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A look at this year's Emmy contenders with the most nominations:___SERIES— HBO's "Game Of Thrones," 19 nominations— FX's "Fargo," 18 nominations.— FX's "American Horror Story: Coven," 17 nominations ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Robert Redford will play Dan Rather in a film about the former CBS anchor's disputed report about President George W. Bush's National Guard service.The film, titled "Truth," will be adapted from the memoir "Truth And Duty: The Pr ...more