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CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) — The Coast Guard says the pilot of a small airplane lost consciousness while flying and the plane crashed into the Atlantic Ocean off the Virginia coast.Coast Guard Petty Officer Nate Littlejohn says crews are searching f ...more

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LINCOLN CITY, Ore. (AP) — A 9-year-old girl died when a sand hole collapsed on her at a beach, police in the Oregon coastal town of Lincoln City said.Firefighters and police responded shortly after 5 p.m. Friday and found a group of people tryin ...more

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HALLE, Germany (AP) — German cruiserweight Marko Huck defeated Mirko Larghetti of Italy by unanimous decision to retain his WBO belt on Saturday for the record-equaling 13th time.The judges scored it 116-112, 116-112, 118-110 in favor of the def ...more

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HAPPY CAMP, Calif. (AP) — A pair of wildfires sparked by lightning nearly three weeks ago was still growing on Saturday while threatening as many as 250 homes in far Northern California.Low humidity and warm weather helped the fires burning in t ...more

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FRIDAY HARBOR, Wash. (AP) — With two new deaths this year and no new calves since 2012, the population of endangered killer whales in the Puget Sound continues to decline.The number of whales in J, K and L pods has dropped to 78, a level not see ...more

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GARLAND, N.C. (AP) — A fire swept through a mobile home in eastern North Carolina early Saturday, killing six people, authorities said.Five bodies were found in the rubble of the home immediately after the fire was put out around 1 a.m. Saturday ...more

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LAPEER, Mich. (AP) — A witness told a judge during a preliminary examination for the owners of two dogs that fatally mauled a jogger that he had to shoot at the animals to make them flee.Edward Elmer testified Friday in Lapeer District Court tha ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — What's the secret of Milos Raonic's perfect hair?He's not telling but maybe his slick, jet-black, Cary Grant style will speak for itself."It's got a Twitter account, so it actually does more speaking than I probably do," s ...more

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For the first time in his career, Champ Bailey was told he isn't good enough.Jettisoned by the New Orleans Saints after a difficult training camp, the 12-time Pro Bowl cornerback was the most notable name when NFL teams trimmed their rosters to ...more

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BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (AP) — Some 200 people held signs and chanted Saturday outside a Wal-Mart where a young man with an air rifle was fatally shot by police.The rally was the latest effort by people wanting to shed more light on the Aug. 5 shootin ...more