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Aug. 3 — Hall of Fame game, Canton, Ohio.Aug. 26 — Teams must reduce rosters to maximum of 75 active players.Aug. 30 — Teams must reduce rosters to maximum of 53 active players.Aug. 31 — Waiver period begins for players released th ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — When a New York City dry cleaners was destroyed by Superstorm Sandy, the only item to survive was Nicole Pagliaro's wedding dress.But her name was lost to owner Hector Pacheco, who reopened after more than a year and in a new loc ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two men accused of carjacking a woman in north Philadelphia and plowing into a family selling fruit on a street corner, killing three children, have been ordered held without bail.Court documents show that 23-year-old Corneli ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — More travelers are flying than ever before, creating a daunting challenge for airlines: keep passengers safe in an ever more crowded airspace.Each day, 8.3 million people around the globe — roughly the population of New York City ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — More travelers are flying than ever before, creating a daunting challenge for airlines: keep passengers safe in an ever more crowded airspace.Each day, 8.3 million people around the globe — roughly the population of New York City ...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-HAMAS WAR ENTERS FOURTH WEEK — DURATION, DEATHS MATCH FIRST CONFLICTHeaviest bombardment in Gaza yet as Israeli aircraft, tan ...more

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SHINGLE SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — Most of the 1,200 people driven to evacuate by a Northern California wildfire that destroyed 13 homes have been told they can safely return after a series of steady gains in the firefight.The evacuees included Fred ...more

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FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A longtime volunteer with a local animal protection organization in New Jersey has pleaded guilty to animal cruelty charges.Authorities say they found more than 300 dead birds and animals in the Little Silver home of the vo ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — They're not castaways, but like the tourists on Gilligan's Island, a group of whale watchers expecting only a three-hour tour got much more after their boat was snagged by a lobster trap rope outside Boston.The 157 passengers on a ...more

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Niche retirement communities are growing particularly popular as the 76 million baby boomers reach retirement age. The communities are aimed at people of specific ethnic backgrounds, hobbies or collegiate allegiances. Here are some ...more