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NEW YORK (AP) — Joan Rivers remained in a New York City hospital Friday, one day after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office.Melissa Rivers said in a statement Thursday that her mother was resting comfortably. She did not elaborate on t ...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

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Broke and down on his luck, Billy Joe Hurley turned to the only way he knew how to make a living: poaching ginseng.But after his latest in a long string of arrests, federal prosecutors had enough.They told a U.S. ma ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Is it time to cash out of stocks?The market has nearly tripled in a little over five years, and with each record close, the temptation grows to take your winnings and flee. If only you had done that in the crashes that began in 2 ...more

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Closing arguments are scheduled in the public corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen.Prosecutors and defense lawyers will sum up the case for the jury Friday. The five-week trial feature ...more

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Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide___DJOKOVIC CRUISES, IVANOVIC OUT AT US OPENMixed fortunes for Serb stars at U.S. Open as Novak Djokovic cruises to easy victory while Ana Ivanovic is knocked out. ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A contractor has halted construction on a prefabricated residential high-rise near Brooklyn's Barclays Center and the Atlantic Terminal train yards.The New York Times reports (http://nyti.ms/1C8djBA ) Skanska stopped work at the ...more