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MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Antonio Murdaca of Australia earned a place in the field for next year's Masters at Augusta after winning the Asia-Pacific Amateur Golf Championship by seven shots Sunday on Royal Melbourne's composite course.The 19-y ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Talk about a tale of two cities: A Dallas hospital got a pop quiz in Ebola and made an early mistake. New York got a peek at the answer sheet and was better prepared at the start.The contrast in handling two Ebola diagnoses highl ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii authorities on Saturday told several dozen residents near an active lava flow to prepare for a possible evacuation in the next three to five days as molten rock oozed across a country road and edged closer to homes.The flo ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The twin ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are facing their biggest crisis in a decade as container ships idle offshore because cargo can't be moved off the docks fast enough.The bottleneck blamed on a surge of imports, shor ...more

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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Two gang members were arrested in the killing of a 9-year-old Anaheim girl who was hit by stray gunfire while playing outside her apartment, police said Saturday.Ricardo Cruz, 19, of Buena Park and Alfredo Miguel Aquino, 2 ...more

AP News - 6 hours ago

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — One of the largest gold nuggets in modern times pulled from Northern California's Gold Country has sold to a secret buyer.The new owner of the so-called Butte Nugget and its exact price will both remain mysteries at the buye ...more

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Ashoka Mukpo knew he really was in trouble when he saw the people treating him in full protective suits and hoods.The American video journalist is home now after recovering from Ebola he contracted while working in the vi ...more

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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The health care worker who was quarantined at a New Jersey hospital because she had contact with Ebola patients in West Africa is sharply criticizing the way her case has been handled.Kaci Hickox, the first traveler quarantin ...more

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A man suspected of driving a car into a Ten Commandments monument outside the Oklahoma state Capitol is under mental evaluation, according to the Highway Patrol."Investigators will continue to look into the case and coordina ...more

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DALLAS (AP) — A Texas nurse who has recovered from Ebola must wait to see her King Charles spaniel, Bentley.Nina Pham returned to Dallas late Friday after her release from the National Institutes of Health. She has repeatedly tested virus-free a ...more