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In this photo by Koji Sasahara, people walk across the scramble crossing outside Shibuya Station in Tokyo on Friday afternoon. The Shibuya district is popular with young people and tourists and is known for entertainment and nightlife as well as high-t ...more

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Closing arguments have started in the public corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.The McDonnells are charged in a 14-count indictment with accepting more than $165,000 in gifts and loa ...more

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The U.S. stock market is opening slightly higher as a series of reports on the U.S. economy rolls out.Consumer spending had its first decline since January, dipping 0.1 percent in July, as auto buying and income growth slowed. Other economic rep ...more

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BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) — The lawyer for a Massachusetts man facing charges of impersonating a police officer for driving around a Maserati painted to resemble a police cruiser calls the case against his client "silly."Attorney Russell Matson tell ...more

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BRACKLEY, England (AP) — Nico Rosberg was disciplined by Mercedes on Friday after accepting responsibility for a collision with teammate Lewis Hamilton at last weekend's Belgian Grand Prix that deepened the rift between the two rivals for the drivers' ...more

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ROME (AP) — Fiat says an ongoing tally of investors suggests there are not enough opposed to a merger with Chrysler to derail the deal.This month, Fiat shareholders overwhelming approved the merger, but Italian law gives dissenters the right to ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. PUTIN URGES SEPARATISTS TO FREE UKRAINIAN SOLDIERSThe president's statement comes several hours after Ukraine accused Russia of ente ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Shelly Sterling was approached by former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer about buying the Los Angeles Clippers, the wife of disgraced team owner Donald Sterling did not know who Ballmer was. But in short order she convinced him that ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — The head of American forces in Asia and the Pacific says China should exercise its role as a regional leader and help resolve territorial disputes in the South China Sea.Adm. Samuel Locklear said Thursday that China should abando ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — As they do whenever they visit Florida, Greg Groff and his young daughter stopped by the manatee pool at Miami Seaquarium, where the speed bump-shaped marine mammals placidly swim in circles.They noted the pink scars and disfigured ...more