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ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (AP) — The father of two toddlers who died after a dresser fell on them is facing involuntary manslaughter charges because he heard a crash and didn't immediately check on his daughters, a prosecutor said Thursday.David Beatty, 28 ...more

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Airplane maker Bombardier Inc. is cutting 1,800 jobs across facilities worldwide as it restructures operations.Spokeswoman Isabelle Rondeau with the Montreal-based company said Thursday that Bombardier plans to reorganize th ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia teen says in a civil rights complaint that she should have been allowed to complete her schoolwork from home while pregnant and on doctor-ordered bed rest.According to the complaint filed Thursday, 18-year-old Mikelia Se ...more

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DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A jury has convicted an Iowa man of killing his pregnant wife after the third trial in the case.Jurors agreed Thursday that Seth Techel was guilty of first-degree murder and nonconsensual termination of a human pregnancy. ...more

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University fired the director of its celebrated marching band on Thursday amid allegations he knew about and ignored "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment.Jonathan Waters had led the band since 20 ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The government has issued its first national estimate for Lou Gehrig's disease, confirming the devastating disease is rare.A national search turned up about 12,000 cases.The numbers reported Thursday translate to 4 cases p ...more

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A vintage rail company that transports hundreds of thousands of tourists a year along the route of the historic Klondike Gold Rush suspended operations while it investigates a derailment that left 19 people with minor injuries, ...more

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PLAINFIELD, Ind. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says crews have found wreckage from an airplane piloted by an Indiana teenager who was killed when he crashed during an around-the-world flight.Coast Guard spokesman Gene Maestas in Honolulu says port ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The sentencing for a California wine collector convicted of selling fake wine was postponed on Thursday after his lawyers claimed that the government inflated the size of the fraud.Prosecutors allege that Rudy Kurniawan sold at l ...more

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man who went to the hospital for a routine circumcision says doctors mistakenly amputated his penis.Johnny Lee Banks Jr. of Birmingham and his wife, Zelda Banks, filed the lawsuit Tuesday. They're suing the hos ...more