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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Turnpike Authority wants a Florida pizza shop to pay a big toll for using a logo similar to the Garden State Parkway's green and yellow signs.The agency sued Jersey Boardwalk Pizza Tuesday in federal court ove ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — A condemned Arizona inmate gasped for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S.Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — FAA lifts ban on US flights to Israel. ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A bank that serves farmers and agribusiness is donating $10 billion to spur private investment in rural America.The White House is announcing the money Thursday as part of a rural conference it is holding this week. Colorado-ba ...more

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Today is Thursday, July 24, the 205th day of 2014. There are 160 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On July 24, 1974, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled that President Richard Nixon had to turn over subpoenaed Whit ...more

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A popular tourist train derailed Wednesday in southeast Alaska, and nine people suffered non-life-threatening injuries, officials said.The derailment occurred during the afternoon run of the White Pass & Yukon Route ...more

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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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Arizona used a two-drug protocol for Wednesday's execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood, who had been sentenced to die for the 1989 deaths of a former girlfriend and her father.Witnesses saw Wood gasp and snort for an hour and 40 minutes after the exe ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — An overflow crowd packed a church and sang songs on Wednesday at 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, so ...more

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles has agreed to a contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs.The Chiefs announced the deal Wednesday night.The two-year extension runs through the 2017 season, a person famili ...more