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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A jury on Monday acquitted a man in the robbery-slaying of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed.The Washtenaw County Circuit Court jury reached the not guilty verdict in the trial of Ed Thomas, 21, on ...more

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MIDFIELD, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama man has been accused of dousing his ex-girlfriend in gasoline and lighting her on fire.Jefferson County sheriff's spokesman Randy Christian says 48-year-old Michael Kennedy was arrested Monday afternoon on charge ...more

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CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man was arrested Monday and charged with kidnapping 15-year-old Abigail "Abby" Hernandez more than nine months ago sometime after she left Kennett High School in Conway.Nathaniel Kibby, 34, was arrested witho ...more

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SACO, Maine (AP) — A maintenance worker with financial problems killed his wife and three children with a shotgun, then committed suicide, over the weekend in what state police called one of the worst cases of domestic violence in Maine history, invest ...more

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GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut mansion that belonged to Leona Helmsley is on the market for $65 million after a three-year renovation.The mansion known as Dunnellen Hall is on 40 acres in Greenwich with distant views of Long Island Soun ...more

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WASECA, Minn. (AP) — A judge has dismissed the most serious charges against a 17-year-old boy accused of plotting to kill his family and attack his southern Minnesota school.KEYC-TV (http://bit.ly/WKx4z1) reports Waseca (wah-SEE'-kuh) County Jud ...more

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — The long parade of tourists who regularly stop by the downtown Las Vegas shop featured on the History Channel reality show "Pawn Stars" could soon have something better to do while waiting in line.Gold & Silver Pawn Shop co- ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for Blackwater security guards said Monday that the government has suppressed evidence favorable to defendants who are on trial in the killings of 14 Iraqis in Nisoor Square in Baghdad.U.S. Attorney Ronald Machen says t ...more

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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — An unusual amount of rain that ravaged parts of southern Arizona also knocked down 60 feet of the rebar-reinforced steel fence that divides the U.S. and Mexico.The storms began Friday in Sonora, Mexico, and resumed Saturday ...more

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SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — R Free Roll took an early lead on a sloppy track and went on to win the $200,000 Grade 2 Honorable Miss Handicap by 1 1/4 lengths on a rainy Monday at Saratoga Race Course.Making her 17th start but just the second o ...more