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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Firefighters are battling a multi-alarm blaze that has damaged several buildings in Atlantic City just steps from the resort town's boardwalk.The buildings, on the 1100 block of Atlantic Avenue, caught fire late Tuesda ...more

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Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide___ROYALS EDGE ATHLETICS IN CLASSIC 12-INNING PLAYOFFS OPENERKansas City wins first playoff game in 29 years, edges Oakland in 12-inning classic. http://bigstory.ap ...more

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Mohamed Mohamud, the young Somali American convicted of trying to bomb Portland's downtown square while it was filled with holiday cheer, will learn Wednesday if he gets to leave prison before he's an old man.Mohamud, 23, c ...more

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Organizers of Alaska's famed Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race have renewed a deal with the Sportsman Channel, continuing a national television presence for the nearly 1,000-mile trek across rugged and sometimes unforgiving terrain. ...more

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Researchers in Massachusetts have created an app that teaches basic computer programming to kindergartners.Children as young as 5 can use the app to craft their own interactive stories and games. They don't even have to k ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Like in "Desperate Housewives," Felicity Huffman plays a mother in the upcoming drama "American Crime."The similarities between the characters end there, which the Emmy-winning actress says is a good thing. She says after seeing ...more

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BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) — The discovery of two powerful pipe bombs during a massive manhunt in the Pennsylvania woods indicates the fugitive wanted in an ambush on state troopers is stressed out and making mistakes, authorities said as they repeated a ...more

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Researchers in Massachusetts have created an app that teaches basic computer programming to kindergartners.Children as young as 5 can use the app to craft their own interactive stories and games. They don't even have to k ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Researchers in Massachusetts have created an app that teaches basic computer programming to kindergartners.Children as young as 5 can use the app to craft their own interactive stories and games. They don't even have to k ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

DALLAS (AP) — The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. has been confirmed in a man who recently traveled from Liberia to Dallas, sending chills through the area's West African community whose leaders urged caution to prevent spreading the virus. ...more