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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target hires PepsiCo exec Brian Cornell as new chairman and CEO as it works to recover. ...more

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The fired Ohio State University marching band director says he was working to change a culture of hazing and inappropriate rituals among members when he was dismissed.Jonathan Waters detailed the changes he was trying to ma ...more

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FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — A German amputee long jumper says he will not contest the decision to exclude him from the upcoming European Championships.Paralympic champion Markus Rehm won the long jump at the German nationals last weekend with an e ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. ISRAEL VOWS TO DESTROY HAMAS TUNNELSPrime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the network of underground passages in the Gaza Strip wil ...more

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's medical examiner is trying to identify several bodies that had been stored for up to a decade or more at a Providence funeral home.The Providence Journal reports (http://bit.ly/1pHRhfG) six bodies and two c ...more

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — They were once friends, or at least friendly. Both were self-made men who'd soared far past their working-class background. One was a rising star of the Republican Party and potential vice-presidential pick. The other, a multimilli ...more

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IMMOKALEE, Fla. (AP) — Since Florida's frontier days when cattlemen drove their herds through the state's vast fields and forests, ranchers and native panthers have been natural enemies.The ranchers seek to nurture and protect their calves, whil ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Immigration courts are speeding up hearings for the tens of thousands of Central American children caught on the U.S. border after criticism that the backlogged system is letting immigrants stay in the country for years while waiting ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — The remains of a saint known for caring for exiled leprosy patients have been returned to Hawaii.St. Marianne Cope's remains will arrive in a hearse Thursday at Cathedral of Our Lady of Peace in downtown Honolulu for a ceremony a ...more

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A torrent of water spewed from a nearly century-old pipe that burst in Los Angeles, shutting down a section of Sunset Boulevard and inundating the campus of UCLA. Here are some of the numbers behind Tuesday's rupture:— Some 20 million gallons ha ...more