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TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A few nuns joined about 200 mourners for the funeral of a Roman Catholic priest convicted of killing an Ohio nun in 1980.A full funeral Mass was held Friday in Toledo for the Rev. Gerald Robinson. He died July 4 in a prison h ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — Elias Barrocas grew up thinking of Spain as a beloved ancestral home, but one that painfully rejected his Jewish family five centuries ago.Now, he is waiting expectantly for a long overdue homecoming.The Spanish government pr ...more

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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — When a woman's pickup stalled on a street in Santa Fe, New Mexico, local chef Jackson Ault stopped to lend a hand.Ault and the driver both ended up with a surprise Thursday when Ault popped the hood and found a brown and ye ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A former head of the nation's largest public pension fund has pleaded guilty to bribery and fraud in CaliforniaFederico Buenrostro Jr., former chief executive of the California Public Employees' Retirement System, entered hi ...more

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MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A New York grand jury will consider whether to indict entertainer Flavor Flav for allegedly speeding to his mother's funeral.Flav, whose real name is William Drayton, was arrested Jan. 9 on Long Island's Meadowbrook Parkway. ...more

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CLEVELAND (AP) — The oft-maligned city of Cleveland is on quite a roll.Cheers broke out, car horns tooted and the whoops of joyous fans filled the city's streets Friday as word quickly spread that basketball's prodigal son, LeBron James, is retu ...more

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MIAMI (AP) — A recent Spanish law granting dual citizenship to descendants of Sephardic Jews expelled more than 500 years ago has drawn the interest of communities in the U.S.There are an estimated 3 million Sephardic Jews worldwide, and it is e ...more

AP News - 27 minutes ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were little changed Friday as investors assessed corporate news. The stock market is headed for its biggest weekly loss since April after ending the previous week at a record high.KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 5 ...more

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WACO, Texas (AP) — The outfit Lone Ranger actor Clayton Moore wore when making appearances as the character after retiring from television is going up for auction in Texas.Waco-based A & S Auction Co. will offer the items Saturday. The aucti ...more

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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — Calls have gone out to glass and siding companies and insurance agents after a barrage of hail left a trail of broken windows, damaged houses and ravaged farm fields in parts of western and central Nebraska.Hailstones a ...more