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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Two early turnovers staked the Chicago Bears to 14 points on their way to a 17-13 halftime lead over the New York Jets on Monday night.Things began miserably for the Jets when Geno Smith didn't see Ryan Mundy lurking ...more

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HYANNIS, Mass. (AP) — Authorities in Cape Cod, Massachusetts say a young boy has died in a fast-moving fire in a small storage shed where neighbors say children were playing behind a house.Cape and Islands District Attorney Michael O'Keefe said ...more

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SEATTLE (AP) — A state investigation has found that a Seattle ferry that was forced to turn around before a preseason Seahawks football game last month wasn't overloaded, after all.The ferry Cathlamet was en route from Bremerton to Seattle on Au ...more

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A commercial airplane traveling from Boston to Los Angeles made an emergency landing in Nebraska on Monday, officials said.The Federal Aviation Administration said the Virgin America flight made the unscheduled landing Monday ...more

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A judge in Louisiana has ruled that the state's ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional, in part because he says it violates equal protection rights.KLFY-TV (http://bit.ly/1oe39Gl) reported that Judge Edward Rubin ruled M ...more

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WEST MILFORD, N.J. (AP) — A black bear believed to have attacked and killed a hiker over the weekend likely was looking for food and was circling the victim's body when sheriff's officers and wildlife officials killed it, officials said Monday.T ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The giant wholesaler that provides drinking water for half the California population has drained two-thirds of its stored supplies as the state contends with a punishing drought, officials said Monday.Without plentiful rain an ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday:1. WHAT POLICE FIND IN ACCUSED WHITE HOUSE INTRUDER'S CARInvestigators discover more than 800 rounds of ammunition in the vehicle of ...more

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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities are testing water from the San Pedro River in southern Arizona that may be contaminated with toxic waste that traveled north after a massive copper mine spill in Mexico this summer.Mexican officials on Monday iss ...more

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A community activist who first came to the U.S. from El Salvador nearly two decades ago spent the weekend hidden in an Oregon church, becoming the latest immigrant to seek sanctuary as authorities try to deport him.Francisc ...more