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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Suspended Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon has voluntarily checked into a treatment facility and seems to be doing well.Coach Gus Bradley told The Associated Press on Wednesday that the former Oklahoma Stat ...more

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BATAVIA, N.Y. (AP) — Three Afghan military officers who sought refuge in Canada after taking off from a military training exercise in Massachusetts said Wednesday they were trying to escape Taliban violence at home but now face the wrath of their own g ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Four buildings in Atlantic City will be demolished after they were severely damaged by a wind-blown fire that broke out just steps from the resort's boardwalk.No injuries were reported in the blaze, which started late ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — Jury selection resumed Wednesday in the penalty retrial of convicted murderer Jodi Arias as prosecutors try again for a death sentence.Roughly a third of 300 potential jurors were dismissed Monday after telling the judge they had ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — As one Atlantic City casino after another shut down and left thousands of workers jobless, Mayor Don Guardian insisted that the meltdown that claimed four of his city's 12 casinos since January was actually the opportunity of ...more

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A report issued Wednesday by the inspector general of the U.S. Department of Energy squarely places blame for the shutdown of the nation's only underground nuclear waste repository on failures at Los Alamos National Laboratory. ...more

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WELCOME, N.C. (AP) — Richard Childress Racing is moving crew chief Slugger Labbe into a leadership role in its research and development department.Labbe has been crew chief for Paul Menard since 2010. The team said Wednesday that race engineer J ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Kagan had been in prison for murder for more than a decade when doubts about his guilt arose from an uncommon source: the former judge who had convicted him.The reason was more extraordinary still: The now-retired, white j ...more

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CLEVELAND (AP) — An Ohio woman has sued a Chicago-area sperm bank after she became pregnant with sperm donated by a black man instead of a white man as she'd intended.Uniontown resident Jennifer Cramblett says she found out she was impregnated w ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — This year's Southwest monsoon season will be remembered for unusually intense storms that brought months' worth of rain in just one day.Some areas in Arizona, Nevada and New Mexico received more rain in a day than in a typical sea ...more