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Since Texas became the first state to use lethal injection as its execution method on Dec. 7, 1982, some problems have been reported during the process nationwide. Those include delays in finding suitable veins, needles becoming clogged or disengaged, ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — An overflow crowd is packing a New York church for the funeral of a man who died in police custody after an officer placed him in an apparent chokehold.Eric Garner's relatives stopped in front of his open casket, some weeping and ...more

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Here's a look at some of the defining moments, exciting scenes, triumphs and defeats from the world of sports.Among this week's images are a shot of U.S. swimmer Missy Franklin gliding beneath the water at a meet in California; a crash at the Ge ...more

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Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles has reached a two-year contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs.The deal will keep Charles in Kansas City through the 2017 season, a person familiar with the contract said Wednesday on condition of anon ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — It isn't a household name, but the company at the center of a food scandal in China helps make some of the world's most popular foods, including the Big Macs and Quarter Pounders served at McDonald's locations.OSI Group, a privat ...more

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HONOLULU (AP) — Federal wildlife officials recently proposed strict nationwide limits on importing and shipping boa constrictors and four other snake species in an effort to prevent them from being introduced into the wild.The U.S. Fish and Wild ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Some of the hottest tickets in town — to Broadway hits, Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake concerts, a New York Yankees-Boston Red Sox game — were snapped up by an international ring of cyber thieves who commandeered more than 1,000 StubHub us ...more

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A Chinese national accused of trying to smuggle sensors made for the U.S. military has pleaded guilty to violating the Arms Export Control Act.The U.S. attorney's office in Albuquerque announced Wednesday that 28-year-ol ...more

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EDINBURGH, Ind. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Graham Rahal are used to occasional fireworks when drivers get upset at the track.They saw the real thing Wednesday visiting Indiana National Guard troops at Camp Atterbury. They got an up-close loo ...more

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FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona inmate's lawyers file emergency appeal, say he's been gasping, snorting for an hour. ...more