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BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Ryan Blaney bolted past Kyle Busch on a restart with six laps remaining and won the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway on Friday night for his second career victory.Blaney's victory was a surprise after ...more

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ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — Reggie Bush broke free for an 86-yard touchdown run in the first quarter, one of only a few offensive highlights Friday night as the Detroit Lions edged the Jacksonville Jaguars 13-12 in a penalty-filled game.Calvin John ...more

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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Tom Brady's offense and the New England Patriots' defense dominated the Carolina Panthers.Brady threw for 204 yards and two touchdowns, Stephen Gostkowski kicked a 60-yard field goal and the Patriots shut down Cam Newton ...more

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MERCED, Calif. (AP) — A California woman is under investigation after trying to enter a hospital maternity ward carrying a doll that looked like a living baby, police said Friday, but the woman says the dolls are meant to be therapeutic for patients. ...more

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Police say the longtime percussionist for Portland, Oregon, band Pink Martini has been found dead.A police spokesman said Friday that the Oregon State medical examiner's office has determined that 43-year-old Derek Rieth di ...more

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MCGREGOR, Texas (AP) — An unmanned SpaceX rocket self-destructed shortly after launching on a test flight at a Central Texas development site, the company said Friday.Nobody was injured in the afternoon explosion at the test site in McGregor, Te ...more

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska State Troopers say a 1-year-old girl has drowned in a bucket of water at her family's home in the western Alaska village of Kotlik.The girl was pronounced dead at the village clinic shortly before 1 p.m. Thursday ...more

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A judge on Friday set an $825,000 bond for a veteran Tulsa police officer charged in the off-duty fatal shooting of his daughter's boyfriend earlier this month.Judge Cliff Smith also ordered 54-year-old Shannon Kepler to turn ...more

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MOOSE, Wyo. (AP) — A Russian student who went missing in Grand Teton National Park has been found dead.The body of 20-year-old Aleksandr "Sasha" Sagiev was found in the park Friday. The student from Nizhny Novgorod, Russia, was reported missing ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a judge on Friday to dismiss indictments against the Boston Marathon bombing suspect and put on hold further proceedings in the case over concerns about the process of selecting jurors in federal court. ...more