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NEW YORK (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks start the preseason right where they ended last season, as the No. 1 team in the AP Pro32 NFL power rankings.In balloting by 12 media members who regularly cover the NFL, the top three teams in the AP Pro32 w ...more

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ATLANTA (AP) — The owner of a laboratory near Atlanta has pleaded guilty to faking the results of patients' blood tests for food and environmental allergies.U.S. Attorney's Office spokesman Bob Page said 39-year-old Rashaan Jackson Garth pleaded ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Seven former professional football players are challenging a tentative class action settlement of NFL concussion claims.Their appeal echoes their previous complaints some players won't be fairly compensated under the settleme ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Senior U.S. intelligence officials said Tuesday that Russia was responsible for "creating the conditions" that led to the shooting down of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, but they offered no evidence of direct Russian government involvem ...more

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McALLEN, Texas (AP) — A top National Guard general says most of the 1,000 troops heading to South Texas will take up observation positions along the border and detain people only if they interfere with their mission.Texas Adjutant General John N ...more

AP News - 36 minutes ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — US officials: Intel suggests Malaysia plane shot down by separatists, no link to Russia found. ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple's growth prospects are looking brighter as anticipation builds for the upcoming release of the next iPhone, a model that is expected to cater to consumers yearning for a bigger screen.The latest evidence of Apple's mou ...more

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TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Attorneys for the state of Arizona have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to allow an execution planned for Wednesday to proceed, saying Joseph Rudolph Wood can't establish he has a First Amendment right to the details he is seeking abo ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Police are seeking two masked suspects who robbed an Atlantic City casino at gunpoint and made off with more than $180,000.The heist occurred Monday morning at Caesars Atlantic City.A law enforcement flier obtai ...more

AP News - 57 minutes ago

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — Robert Panara, who lost his hearing as a child and became a leading educator of the deaf and a pioneer of studies of deaf culture, has died. He was 94.Panara died of natural causes on Sunday at the Rochester nursing home w ...more