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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The top 5 finalists in this year's Miss America pageant have been chosen. They are:—Miss Arkansas Ashton Jo Campbell;—Miss Florida Victoria Cowen;—Miss New York Kira Kazantsev;—Miss Viriginia Court ...more

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BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania state trooper who was injured when a gunman ambushed him and killed another trooper outside a police barracks is conscious and talking for the first time since he underwent surgery, a spokesman said Sunday. ...more

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OAKHURST, Calif. (AP) — Two out-of-control wildfires in California forced hundreds of residents to flee from their homes on Sunday, including one near a lakeside resort town that has destroyed several structures, authorities said.The blaze, spar ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist Tony Auth, whose sharp and creative commentary appeared in The Philadelphia Inquirer for more than 40 years, died of cancer on Sunday. He was 72.Auth had worked for the past two yea ...more

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — In the middle of the chaotic and victorious Green Bay Packers locker room, Randall Cobb yelled out a new nickname for Jordy Nelson."Mr. 200!" Cobb exclaimed.More like a career-high 209 yards receiving for Green Bay' ...more

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DENVER (AP) — Hidden inside Terrance Knighton's gargantuan body listed generously at 330 pounds is a former tight end who dreams of playing offense."I have great ball instincts being an ex-wide receiver," Denver's mammoth nose tackle said after ...more

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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — J.J. Watt has spent his NFL career disrupting offenses, batting down passes and piling up sacks.Now there's another skill he can bring to the table.Watt caught a 1-yard touchdown pass, Arian Foster ran for 138 yards ...more

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COSHOCTON, Ohio (AP) — Officials are pleading for a pastor and an Ohio strip club owner to stop weekly protesting of each other's establishments over a years-long feud.The Coshocton Tribune (http://ohne.ws/1uIX9t4 ) reports the letter to New Beg ...more

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — One of the last times anyone ever saw Tommy Thompson, he was walking on the pool deck of a Florida mansion wearing nothing but eye glasses, leather shoes, socks and underwear, his brown hair growing wild.It was a far cry fr ...more

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — One of the last times anyone ever saw Tommy Thompson, he was walking on the pool deck of a Florida mansion wearing nothing but eye glasses, leather shoes, black socks and underwear, his brown hair growing wild.It was a far ...more