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WASHINGTON (AP) — The summer-long trial of four Blackwater security guards in the shootings of more than 30 Iraqis has been a grim retelling of lives snuffed out and the daily life-and-death decisions amid the chaos of war.Wrapping up almost 6,2 ...more

AP News - 25 mins ago

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Dollar General upped its bid for the rival Family Dollar chain and addressed an earlier roadblock, saying that it will more than double the number of stores it would shed to tamp down the antitrust concerns of its takeover ...more

AP News - 53 mins ago

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Revel Casino Hotel opened with a bang a little more than two years ago amid high hopes of turning around Atlantic City's struggling casino market.But the $2.4 billion resort went out with a whimper in the wee hours of ...more

AP News - 55 mins ago

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — More than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 were still being sought early Tuesday, a spokesman said.Thirty-two teens — ages 14 to 19 — escaped from Woodland Hills Youth Development Center aro ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Official: More than 30 teens escape from Nashville detention center; 17 still at large. ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. RUSSIA'S GAINS CLOUD OBAMA'S ASSURANCES TO BALTICSThe president's efforts to convince former Soviet republics of his ironclad commit ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

DETROIT (AP) — A Chicago-area woman accused of covering up her conviction in a bombing in Israel when she entered the U.S. is returning to court for the first time since a new Detroit judge was assigned to her case.Federal Judge Gershwin Drain i ...more

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YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A dethroned beauty queen from Myanmar said Tuesday she won't return her bejeweled $100,000 crown until pageant organizers apologize for calling her a liar and a thief.May Myat Noe — the country's first winner of an interna ...more

AP News - 4 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — In a sport known for its genteel traditions, tennis has one increasingly common ritual that stands apart for its ickiness — the passing of the sweat-soaked towel. It happens dozens of times in a long match and is in full glory on ...more

AP News - 4 hours ago

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A western Pennsylvania groom spent his wedding night in the back of a police car after allegedly harassing a waitress at the reception then resisting arrest after an altercation with the pregnant woman's boyfriend.A criminal co ...more