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BOSTON (AP) — Ben Affleck requested that the PBS documentary series "Finding Your Roots" not reveal he had a slave-owning ancestor, according to emails published online by whistleblower site WikiLeaks, and the information never appeared on the program. ...more

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When John Hinckley Jr. was found not guilty by reason of insanity in the 1981 assassination attempt of President Ronald Reagan, jurors left open the possibility that he would one day live outside a mental institution. For decades he's been receiving tr ...more

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CORONA, Calif. (AP) — An out-of-control wildfire that broke out in a forested basin near a Southern California dam triggered the evacuation of about 300 homes late Saturday, authorities said.The fire, which was reported shortly after 6 p.m. in t ...more

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The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community.He likes taking walks, plays guitar and paints, eats at Wendy's and drives around in a Toyota. Oft ...more

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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — The last man to shoot an American president now spends most of the year in a house overlooking the 13th hole of a golf course in a gated community.He takes long walks along tree-lined paths, plays guitar and paints, grab ...more

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DOVER, Del. (AP) — Three people were shot and injured Saturday night at a cookout on the Delaware State University campus, officials said, and authorities are searching for the shooter.The shooting happened at about 8 p.m. at a university-sancti ...more

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VERONA, N.Y. (AP) — Lucas Matthysse won a majority decision against Ruslan Provodnikov in a 12-round super lightweight bout Saturday night.Matthysse landed the majority of the punches in the first round and opening a cut near Provodnikov's left ...more

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CORONA, Calif. (AP) — An out-of-control wildfire that broke out in a forested basin near a Southern California dam triggered the evacuation of about 300 homes late Saturday, authorities said.The fire, which was reported shortly after 6 p.m. in t ...more

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Defense attorneys released some of the training records Saturday for a 73-year-old volunteer sheriff's deputy charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of an unarmed suspect in Oklahoma.The records for Robert Bates incl ...more

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CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Andrzej Fonfara knocked down Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in the ninth round and won after the bell Saturday night when the referee stopped it.Fonfara (26-4, 15 KOs) landed big shots all night at the outdoor StubHub Center ring, ...more