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POLSON, Mont. (AP) — A Montana judge has reduced a punitive damages award from $240 million to $73 million in a lawsuit filed against Hyundai over a crash that killed two Missoula cousins in July 2011.Jurors awarded actual damages of $1 million ...more

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Next up, India. With NASA's Maven spacecraft safely in orbit around Mars, the spotlight shifts to India's first mission to the red planet.The Indian spacecraft is due to slip into Martian orbit Tuesday night (Wednesda ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — A judge Monday refused to lift restrictions on video coverage of the penalty phase retrial in Jodi Arias' murder case.Citing Arias' right to a fair trial, Judge Sherry Stephens is sticking by a previous order that no footage can b ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Worries about growth in China and a slide in the price of oil pushed the stock market to its biggest loss in almost seven weeks.Investors are nervous about China following soft economic data that suggests the world's second-large ...more

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MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — Wesleyan University in Connecticut on Monday ordered its residential fraternities to become coeducational within the next three years.The move was announced in a letter to the university community from President Michael ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo's stock fell Monday as investors grappled with uncertainty about the Internet company's future in the wake of last week's record-setting Wall Street debut by the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba.Silicon Valley-based Ya ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — Lava that's threatening rural communities on Hawaii's Big Island has stalled.Hawaii County Civil Defense said Monday the surface flow hasn't advanced in the past 24 hours.County spokesman Kevin Dayton says officials aren't ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A former Army soldier accused of sprinting across the White House lawn and into the executive mansion was heavily armed when he was arrested by Virginia state troopers after a traffic stop in July.Wythe County Deputy Commonweal ...more

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jury selection has begun in the second trial of a Florida man accused of killing a Georgia teenager during an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store.Attorneys for 47-year-old Michael Dunn want ...more

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A new study released Monday found that warming temperatures in Pacific Ocean waters off the coast of North America over the past century closely followed natural changes in the wind, not increases in greenhouse gases related to global warming.Th ...more