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WASHINGTON (AP) — The presidents of Honduras and Guatemala are meeting with lawmakers on Capitol Hill amid a stalemate over the immigration crisis on the U.S.-Mexico border.Before meeting privately with House Democrats, President Otto Pérez Moli ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks were barely higher in morning trading Thursday as investors digested second-quarter results from big companies across several industries, including Facebook, Ford and Caterpillar.KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industria ...more

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CAPE CHARLES, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police say two were killed and at least 20 injured when a fierce storm slammed a campground on the state's Eastern Shore.Spokeswoman Corinne Geller confirmed the deaths and injuries early Thursday at the C ...more

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia State Police: 2 dead, 20 hurt as severe storm slams campground on Eastern Shore. ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Derl McCrudden, head of video newsgathering for The Associated Press, has been promoted to head of international video news.The appointment was announced Thursday by Sandy MacIntyre, AP vice president and director of global video ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. science advisory report says a key lesson from Japan's Fukushima nuclear accident is that the nation's nuclear industry needs to focus more on the highly unlikely but super-serious worst case scenarios.A National Academy ...more

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NAUBINWAY, Mich. (AP) — An owner of a zoo in Michigan's Upper Peninsula says a 12-inch alligator has escaped, possibly with some help from a tortoise.TV stations WWTV-WWUP and WPBN-WTOM and MLive.com report the alligator named Carlos got out of ...more

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CAMP LEJEUNE, N.C. (AP) — Marine Corp officers in North Carolina are launching a formal investigation into whether a Lebanese-American Marine deserted his unit in Iraq or later after returning to the United States.A spokesman for the 2nd Marine ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers say they are trying to resolve Shia LaBeouf's (SHY'-uh luh-BUFS') disorderly conduct case stemming from an incident at a Broadway show last month.Prosecutors and LaBeouf's lawyer told a judge Thursday that they're explori ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say they've arrested a man in the slaying of an 11-year-old girl who was struck in the head by a stray bullet while at a sleepover last week.Janel Sedevic, a Chicago police spokeswoman, says the man has been arreste ...more