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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Workplace safety officials have fined a San Francisco Bay Area commuter rail line $210,000 over the deaths of two of its workers on tracks.The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health issued the fine against the ...more

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REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — The head of a yacht club says the deadly crash of a sailboat into a channel marker buoy in the San Francisco Bay was a tragic accident.Sequoia Yacht Club Commodore Winston Bumpus said Thursday that the 42-foot Catalin ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities say a sixth suspect in the kidnapping of a North Carolina prosecutor's father has been arrested in Atlanta.FBI spokeswoman Shelley Lynch said in a statement that Quantavious Thompson was taken into custody late Wednesd ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The government's latest report card on food poisoning shows a dip in salmonella cases but an increase in illnesses from bacteria in raw shellfish. The report counts cases in only 10 states for some of the most common causes of foodborne ...more

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Previously unreleased recordings of country music legend Hank Williams performing songs on a 1950 radio show will be released next month for download and on vinyl."The Garden Spot Programs, 1950" features 24 songs and jin ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — An associate of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was arrested in a gun trafficking investigation related to the murder case against Hernandez.Oscar Hernandez Jr. — no relation to Aaron Hernandez — was indicted ...more

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The mix of 38 million gallons of treated water and one teen's urine has proven unacceptable to Portland officials who plan to flush away the whole lot — the second time in less than three years the city has gone to such lengths to ...more

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — All Americans stand with the mourners of three people killed at Jewish community sites in suburban Kansas City, Attorney General Eric Holder said Thursday, adding that hate crimes are "an affront to the nation."Before ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — State insurance commissioners say President Barack Obama had some good news during an hourlong meeting at the White House — a surge of younger people signed up for his health care plan as open enrollment season wound down.Commi ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Police say several people suffered minor injuries when a fan threw a firework onto a walkway at the San Francisco Giants ballpark during the Dodgers-Giants game.The San Francisco Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/1mhsy2o) ump ...more