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GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — An Israeli airstrike on a Gaza farm killed two Palestinians on Friday, a Gaza health official said, as fighting continued for a third day after the collapse of Egyptian-led cease-fire talks.The renewed exchanges have ...more

AP News - 23 mins ago

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The streets of Ferguson were peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions were subsiding in the St. Louis suburb where unrest had erupted after a white police officer fatally shot an unarmed black 18-year-old.Gov. Ja ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Jell-O has lost its jiggle and nobody knows how to fix it.The dessert was invented more than a century ago and helped popularize a delicacy reserved for the rich into a quick, affordable treat. Americans of all ages are familiar ...more

AP News - 38 mins ago

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Convicted Alaska serial killer Robert Hansen, who gained the nickname of "the Butcher Baker" for abducting and hunting down women in the wilderness during the state's oil pipeline construction boom in the 1970s, has died at age ...more

AP News - 52 mins ago

Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide___PHELPS THROUGH TO 100 FREESTYLE FINAL AT PAN PACSMichael Phelps reaches the 100 freestyle final at the Pan Pacific Championships, his first international competition since coming out of ...more

AP News - 53 mins ago

MIAMI (AP) — The accused leader of a human trafficking ring is set to plead guilty to U.S. charges involving the smuggling of more than 1,000 Cubans, including baseball players such as Texas Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin.A federal judge set a ...more

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FOWLER, N.Y. (AP) — A northern New York couple kidnapped two Amish sisters from their family farm stand and planned to turn them into slaves, but released them after becoming frightened by news reports, an investigator said.St. Lawrence County S ...more

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FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is set to ask a judge to throw out allegations that she lied to a grand jury.Shayanna Jenkins is scheduled to appear before a Fall River Superior Court ju ...more

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CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — Farming is hip in New England.Across the region, young people are choosing crops over cubicles, new farms are popping up and the local food movement is spreading.Farmers and industry experts agree New England is buck ...more

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma City police officer was arrested Thursday and is being held in lieu of $5 million bond after being accused of committing a series of sexual assaults against at least six women while on duty.Daniel Ken Holtzclaw, ...more