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ATLANTA (AP) — Claude Humphrey wishes he could have made the Pro Football Hall of Fame "a long time ago where I could have actually enjoyed it more."Even so, there's a bonus for Humphrey, the former standout defensive end for the Atlanta Falcons ...more

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Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide___JUDGE GREEN LIGHTS $2B SALE OF LA CLIPPERSA judge approves the record-setting $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers, as Donald Sterling loses his bid to block the sale made by his ...more

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GAZA CITY, Gaza City (AP) — Gaza electricity company: 2 Israeli tank shells hit fuel tank of Gaza Strip's power station. ...more

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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A man who was imprisoned 21 years for a rape and murder he did not commit is set to testify at a first-ever Connecticut hearing to determine how much he should be compensated.Kenneth Ireland, who was imprisoned at the age ...more

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — There's been no verdict and no mistrial after five days of deliberations in former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation lawsuit against "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle.Deliberations are to resume at 9 a.m. Tuesday ...more

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Here is a timeline of developments in the move to sell the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer.April 25 — Recordings emerge and quickly spread of team owner Donald Sterling denouncing his young girlfriend for bringing blac ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A thunderstorm formed so rapidly over a Southern California beach that experts said Monday it was impossible for anyone to predict a lightning strike would turn a day of carefree fun into one of terror.The phenomenon so rare t ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — They're not castaways, but like the tourists on television's Gilligan's Island, a group of whale watchers expected only a three-hour tour but got much more after their boat was snagged by a lobster trap rope outside Boston.Boston H ...more

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Today is Tuesday, July 29, the 210th day of 2014. There are 155 days left in the year.Today's Highlights in History:On July 29, 1914, transcontinental telephone service in the U.S. became operational with the first test conversatio ...more

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SHINGLE SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — A private drone trying to record footage of a Northern California wildfire nearly hindered efforts to attack the flames from the air, but firefighters made enough progress to allow most of the 1,200 people under evacuatio ...more