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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A youth baseball team whose star pitcher appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated is getting the champion's treatment as the city hosts a parade honoring the team's appearance in the Little League World Series.The team is ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Onetime 007 Pierce Brosnan embraces a darker take on spycraft in Roger Donaldson's "The November Man," playing a former CIA agent whose autumnal nickname acknowledges his tendency to leave few alive when he passes through a town. A f ...more

AP News - 17 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. defense officials say the Obama administration is considering launching a humanitarian relief operation for Shiite Turkmen in northern Iraq who have been under siege for weeks by Islamic State militants.The imperiled town ...more

AP News - 18 mins ago

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The bound bodies of two people were found in a Philadelphia river Wednesday, and a third man who said he managed to free himself was taken to a hospital for stab wounds, police said.The bodies were found in the Schuylkill Riv ...more

AP News - 19 mins ago

MAUMELLE, Ark. (AP) — Former middleweight boxing champion Jermain Taylor has been arrested on suspicion of domestic battery and assault in a shooting that wounded Taylor's cousin at the boxer's suburban Little Rock home, authorities said."Mr. Ta ...more

AP News - 20 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Time Warner Cable says a problem that occurred during routine maintenance caused a nationwide outage of its Internet service for hours on Wednesday morning.The company says it is still investigating the cause of the problem, whic ...more

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A low-lying street in the Southern California coastal community of Seal Beach has been inundated by a surge of rising seawater brought on by Hurricane Marie spinning off Mexico's Pacific coast.Police Sgt. John Scott ...more

AP News - 58 mins ago

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Valeri Petrov, Bulgaria's most prominent contemporary poet and a former Nobel Prize nominee who translated the complete works of Shakespeare, has died at age 94.Petrov's family said he died Wednesday in a Sofia hospital fo ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

PATERSON, N.J. (AP) — A judge has refused to lower bail for the driver accused of causing a deadly crash at a New Jersey farmers market.James Woetzel pleaded not guilty to vehicular homicide and leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident that ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say two boaters were less than a half-mile from the brink of Niagara Falls when they were rescued from their disabled vessel by a U.S. Coast Guard helicopter.Coast Guard officials say their Buffalo station ...more