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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Poor management, an eroding safety culture, ineffective maintenance and a lack of proper oversight are being blamed for a radiation release that contaminated 21 workers and shuttered the federal government's nuclear waste dump ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — Michael Pineda was ejected for using a foreign substance less than two weeks after appearing to get away with it in another game against Boston, and the Red Sox beat the New York Yankees 5-1 on Wednesday night.The right-hander was ...more

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IONIA, Mich. (AP) — A convicted murderer who broke out of a Michigan prison in February was arraigned on escape, carjacking and kidnapping charges Wednesday.Michael Elliot appeared in Ionia District Court, where Judge Raymond Voet entered not-gu ...more

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CLEVELAND (AP) — Attorneys for two women held in a Cleveland home and abused for a decade say Joan Rivers should apologize for comparing living in her daughter's guest room with the captivity they experienced.Rivers and her daughter were discuss ...more

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Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports.This week's images include tears of joy and remembrance at this year's Boston Marathon and a bullfighter's pass at a bull in Spain. ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — Long flights can leave anyone a little unsteady, but a teenager who defied the odds, surviving a flight from California to Hawaii tucked in a jetliner's wheel well, was disoriented, thirsty and could barely walk after the freezing, low- ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Mike McCarthy promises there won't be any bad memories plaguing his Green Bay Packers when they open the NFL season on Sept. 4 at Super Bowl champion Seattle.The last time Green Bay visited CenturyLink Field was in Week 3 of the ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — Five senior Arizona child welfare employees were fired Wednesday for orchestrating a plan that led to more than 6,500 Arizona child abuse and neglect cases being closed without investigations, officials said.The firings were the f ...more

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WARREN, Ohio (AP) — A correction officer taken hostage by three inmates at an Ohio county jail has been released unharmed, and the inmates have been taken to a maximum-security facility.Trumbull County Sheriff's Office Major Thomas Stewart says ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Thursday:1. FCC VEERING FROM INTERNET NEUTRALITYThe federal agency will propose new rules allowing content companies to pay Internet service ...more