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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A coalition demanded Thursday that the NFL team from Washington be barred from using its "Redskins" name on University of Minnesota turf.The National Coalition Against Racism in Sports and Media held a news conference outside ...more

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WINSLOW, Ariz. (AP) — A dusty, barren field in the shadow of a busy Arizona interstate was for decades a place where children played freely, teenagers spooked themselves on Halloween and locals dumped trash, seemingly unaware of the history beneath the ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — A woman accused of trying to sneak aboard multiple flights without a ticket and arrested at a Phoenix airport this week says she suffers from an unrecognized mental illness.Marilyn Jean Hartman gave teary, often rambling explanati ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday:1. ISLAMIC STATE MILITANTS ROUND UP, KILL SYRIAN SOLDIERSThe slayings of scores of captives are the latest massacre attributed to the ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — Hundreds of items that belonged to civil rights icon Rosa Parks and have been sitting unseen for years in a New York warehouse were sold to a foundation run by the son of billionaire investment guru Warren Buffett, the younger Buffett sa ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google's secretive research laboratory is trying to build a fleet of drones designed to bypass earthbound traffic so packages can be delivered to people more quickly.The ambitious program announced Thursday escalates Google' ...more

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — In an Aug. 27 story about a pediatric nurse being charged with molesting a 2-month-old baby in San Diego, The Associated Press, based on information from the FBI, reported erroneously that Michael William Lutts had pleaded not guilty t ...more

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FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — U.S. Forest Service officials say they tried to balance competing interests in a plan that will allow loggers to remove trees killed in a massive Central California wildfire last year.Environmentalists, however, have called ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — An outburst over a reclined seat led an American Airlines flight to divert to Boston, at least the second such incident in the U.S. this week, authorities said.Passenger Edmund Alexandre became upset after a woman reclined the seat ...more

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FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A Texas man accused of selling synthetic drugs to customers in every state and distributing the chemicals that resulted in the overdose deaths of two teens in the Grand Forks, North Dakota, area was sentenced Thursday to more than 20 ...more