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ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been charged in the deaths of his toddler daughters, who were killed when a dresser tipped over onto them.Twenty-eight-year-old David Beatty was charged with involuntary manslaughter. He and h ...more

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man who went to the hospital for a routine circumcision says doctors mistakenly amputated his penis.Johnny Lee Banks Jr. of Birmingham and his wife, Zelda Banks, filed the lawsuit Tuesday in Jefferson County. T ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Joseph Lieberman has been appointed a professor at Yeshiva University for the coming school year.The private New York university named him the Joseph Lieberman Chair in Public Policy and Public Service.He' ...more

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SEATTLE (AP) — Three tanker cars in an oil train from North Dakota derailed at a rail yard in Seattle early Thursday, but Burlington Northern Santa Fe says none of the oil spilled.Gus Melonas (mel-OWN'-us) says a locomotive and buffer car loaded ...more

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BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Formula One driver Sergio Perez is confident preparations will be completed in time so his Mexico homeland will be able to host a grand prix in 2015, its first since 1992.Perez said on Thursday he was "proud and excited, ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged higher in midday trading Thursday as investors digested second-quarter results from companies across several industries, including Facebook, Ford and Caterpillar.KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average r ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — Some consumers who purchased insurance under the new health law are confused because they received varying subsidy amounts and are now stuck in lengthy appeals processes trying to figure out which estimate is accurate.As consumers w ...more

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Newly released documents show the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority wanted assurances that the National Football League would get priority plowing in the event of snowfall during Super Bowl week.A draft letter from authori ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say a mother and teenage daughter have died of injuries they suffered when their food truck exploded in Philadelphia earlier this month.The city medical examiner's office confirmed that 17-year-old Jaylin Landaver ...more

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JEFFERSON, N.J. (AP) — A 16-foot-long exotic snake reportedly slithering around New Jersey's largest lake is apparently a suburban legend. Or the snake just isn't hungry.The state has stopped looking for the reptile after scientists failed to fi ...more