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NEW YORK (AP) — The Sept. 11 museum has gotten its 1 millionth visitor a little less than four months after opening to the public.The museum announced Tuesday that the milestone had been reached, and identified the person as Karen McDaniel, of M ...more

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International basketball's governing body said Tuesday that players will be allowed to wear religious head coverings, such as hijabs or turbans, on a trial basis in some competitions.FIBA's central board met over the weekend at the men's world c ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — The Braves are still more than two years away from moving into their new suburban ballpark.They already know what it will be called.At a groundbreaking celebration Tuesday, the Braves announced a naming rights deal with Geo ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic Sen. Tim Kaine has drawn up legislation to authorize U.S. military force against Islamic extremists that would strictly limit the engagement of American ground forces.The Virginia senator, who is a member of both the ...more

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NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) — Days before Megan Brown's body was found in a field with her slain parents and new boyfriend, deputies had responded to the family's rented waterfront home to investigate a report of domestic violence.Authorities sai ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — A cold case homicide has been solved after a man, apparently racked with guilt, drove across the country to confess killing an Arizona woman with a flashlight more than 15 years ago.Matthew Gibson has been sentenced to 10 years in ...more

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WEED, Calif. (AP) — Kate Stonecypher awoke Monday and thought about wearing boots to work but decided on sneakers instead.A day later, those sneakers are among her only possessions — along with a pair of jeans and a T-shirt. Nearly everything el ...more

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BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Authorities in southwest Idaho say 33 cattle worth about $30,000 died after a tractor-trailer flipped onto its side.The Ada County Sheriff's Office initially said more than 100 cattle died in the Monday afternoon crash east o ...more

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CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Police adjusted their search area Tuesday for a missing University of Virginia student, at least the fourth young woman to go missing in the area in the past five years.The shift in the search for Hannah Elizabeth Gra ...more

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STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — Court documents indicate the suspects in a July bank robbery in Northern California stole $15,600 before two of them and a hostage died in a shootout with police.The figure from the foiled robbery was included in document ...more