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WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — One of two 12-year-old Wisconsin girls charged as an adult with stabbing a classmate to please a fictional online horror character has been found mentally unable to stand trial.A judge declared the girl incompetent Friday a ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Batman creator Bob Kane's own copies of the Caped Crusader's earliest appearances are going up for auction.ComicConnect is selling Kane's file copies of Detective Comics Nos. 27 through 45 and Batman Nos. 1 through 3. The auction ...more

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WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — Judge: Girl charged with stabbing classmate to please horror character incompetent for trial . ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — There was no reprieve for investors Friday as the U.S. stock market retreated for a second day. Energy stocks were among the biggest decliners following disappointing results from oil giant Chevron and a drop in oil prices. The Standard ...more

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LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — Denny Hamlin said he'll use this week's suspension of his crew chief as motivation to prove his car can go fast "no matter what."Joe Gibbs Racing crew chief Darian Grubb and car Wesley Sherrill were both suspended through t ...more

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SEATTLE (AP) — State and federal wildlife agents are trying to trap the otter that attacked a boy and his grandmother as they were swimming in the Pilchuck River about 30 miles northeast of Seattle.Because it has pounced on people, the otter wil ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — Big discounts helped U.S. auto sales sizzle in July.Toyota, Ford, Nissan and Chrysler all saw double-digit sales gains and General Motors' sales were up 9 percent over last July. Honda and Volkswagen saw declines.Analysts p ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A U.S. judge says Argentina officials "must stop" publicly uttering what he calls "half truths" about the South American nation's debt crisis case.U.S. District Judge Thomas P. Griesa (GRIH'-zah) scolded Argentina at a hearing Fr ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — One of the most prolific killers in Los Angeles history was given an additional death sentence Friday.Chester D. Turner, who was already on death row for murdering 10 women, was sentenced for four more murders."It is th ...more

AP News - 33 minutes ago

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A man accused of stealing a garbage truck in Boulder this week may have been scared by officers responding to an unrelated call near his home.The Daily Camera (http://bit.ly/1oe8noq) reports that a neighbor told police that ...more