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Worsening tensions in Ukraine are sending stock indexes lower, overshadowing an encouraging report on U.S. economic growth.Ukraine's president said Russian forces have entered his country. He called an emergency meeting of his nation's security ...more

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FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — U.S. Forest Service officials say they tried to balance competing interests in a plan that will allow loggers to remove trees killed in a massive central California wildfire last year, but environmentalists have called it a traves ...more

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana firearms company at the center of the reality TV show "Sons of Gun" distanced itself from the program's star this week after he was arrested on charges of repeatedly raping a child.Will Hayden was arrested Tue ...more

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Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.This week's collection includes a man i ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — A CDC staff member who worked in close proximity to someone infected by the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa has been flown by charter jet back home to Atlanta to monitor potential symptoms, officials said Thursday.The staffer ha ...more

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Muhammad Ali is honoring another iconic athlete who became a key figure in the civil-rights movement — Jim Brown.The NFL Hall of Fame running back will receive a lifetime humanitarian achievement award bearing the boxing g ...more

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Testimony has wrapped up in the public corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. Closing arguments are set for Friday morning.The last witness Thursday was an FBI agent who testified that ...more

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VERNON, Conn. (AP) — A man fatally shot himself in the head earlier this month during a game of Russian roulette that was seen by a friend during a video chat, according to an arrest warrant affidavit released this week.Armand Cyr, 38, was at an ...more

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A third day of huge waves, dangerous rip currents and potential flooding was expected Thursday in Southern California as the coast felt the ripple effects of Tropical Storm Marie churning off the Mexican coast.The bi ...more

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Parents are worried about their children playing football, but most haven't decided to keep their kids from putting on a helmet and stepping onto the field.According to an Associated Press-GfK poll, nearly half of parents said they're not comfor ...more