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CARCASSONNE, France (AP) — Vincenzo Nibali is in the yellow jersey as the Tour de France peloton set off on the longest stage, into the Pyrenees.The Italian holds a lead of more than 4½ minutes over second-place Alejandro Valverde of Spain.< ...more

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean officials say the organizing committee for the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang has been under investigation over its preparations for the games.Tuesday's confirmation by the Seoul-based Audit and Inspec ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — A tropical depression is moving west in the Atlantic but is expected to degenerate over the next few days.The depression's maximum sustained winds early Tuesday are near 35 mph (55 kph). The U.S. National Hurricane Center says some ...more

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BALTIMORE (AP) — For Myra James, the process of going to the gynecologist is now too much to bear.Since she found out her practitioner of 20 years, Dr. Nikita Levy, had been using tiny cameras to secretly record his patients' sex organs, she sai ...more

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DENVER (AP) — Broncos safety T.J. Ward is scheduled to be in court for charges stemming from an incident at a strip club.Ward faces misdemeanor assault and disturbing the peace charges for allegedly throwing a glass mug at a female bartender May ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — A year after filing for bankruptcy, Detroit is building momentum to get out, especially after workers and retirees voted in favor of major pension changes just a few weeks before a judge holds a crucial trial that could end the largest p ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Richard Parsons, the interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers, is due to step into the battle of billionaires going on in probate court over the proposed sale of the Los Angeles Clippers.Parsons, once known as the "Mr. Fixit" o ...more

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SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Firefighters and local authorities are heartened by weather forecasts that call for continued cooler temperatures and higher humidity as they battle a destructive wildfire that has charred hundreds of square miles in Washington st ...more

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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An evangelical Christian group plans to try to convert children as young as 5 at Portland apartment pools, public parks and dozens of other gathering spots this summer — a campaign that's got some residents upset.They've ba ...more

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CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Attorneys in the Colorado theater shooting case are returning to court to discuss whether a doctor should be allowed to videotape the second sanity evaluation of defendant James Holmes.At a two-day hearing that starts Tu ...more