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MAUMELLE, Ark. (AP) — Boxer Jermain Taylor is free on a $25,000 bond after the former middleweight champion was jailed overnight in Little Rock in connection with a shooting that wounded his cousin.Taylor appeared via video from the Pulaski Coun ...more

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Stocks were mostly flat in midday trading Wednesday after wavering between small gains and losses through much of the morning. Investors had their eye on a batch of company earnings and the latest corporate deal news. Trading volume was light ahead of ...more

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The 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe mid-size sport utility vehicle stands out from the crowd for its attractive styling, comfortable ride, value pricing, surprising standard features and warranty.In fact, sales of Hyundai's best-selling SUV are up 26.4 pe ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The mother of a child abducted from a Philadelphia kindergarten and sexually assaulted is testifying about the day her daughter disappeared.The 40-year-old woman says she learned her daughter had left school at 3 p.m., about ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Two Chicago men are suing a taxi company after they say a driver tried to kick them out of a cab because they shared a short kiss.Matthew McCrea and Steven White filed a lawsuit Monday against Sun Taxi, saying the driver violated ...more

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FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Forest Service is expected to unveil its plan Wednesday for what to do with millions of trees killed one year ago in California's massive Rim Fire that stand at the center of a conflict between environmentalists and logge ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — The mother of an American journalist held hostage and threatened with death by Islamic militants is pleading for his release in a video aimed directly at his captors.Shirley Sotloff, who lives in the Miami area, addressed the leader ...more

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ANGLETON, Texas (AP) — A jury has begun deliberating in the murder case of a Texas father accused of fatally shooting a drunken driver who had just killed his two sons in a crash.Jurors got the case Wednesday after closing arguments in the trial ...more

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CINCINNATI (AP) — An appeals court on Wednesday overturned the hate-crime convictions of 16 Amish in beard- and hair-cutting attacks on fellow members of their faith in Ohio.The 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati sided with argument ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit man has been ordered held without bond in the slaying of his 27-year-old estranged wife.A judge entered a not-guilty plea Wednesday during Erin Justice's arraignment in Detroit's 36th District Court on first-degree murde ...more