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LIVONIA, Mich. (AP) — A man who witnessed a soccer player fatally punch a referee says the victim wasn't expecting the attack during an adult-league game in suburban Detroit.Bassel Saad is charged with second-degree murder in the death of refere ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are closing mixed after the Federal Reserve said the economy was strengthening enough for the central bank to continue cutting its stimulus.Bond yields rose Wednesday after the government reported that the U.S. econom ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama called on young African leaders to change traditional attitudes and beliefs that harm girls and women, adding that educating and making women financially literate is not enough."No country can ever truly flourish ...more

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Law school graduates sweated their way through the second and final day of their bar exams Wednesday, some relieved to see paper and pencil after running into a technical glitch that kept test takers in several states from uploadin ...more

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Police say Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston and Florida State teammate Chris Casher were held at gunpoint by campus police nearly two years ago while hunting squirrels with a pellet gun.A police report said an office ...more

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Roman Catholic archbishop of St. Paul and Minneapolis says he won't resign despite criticism over the archdiocese's handling of sexual abuse claims involving priests.Archbishop John Nienstedt made his comments in in a ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The House That Wooden Built is waterlogged.Pauley Pavilion, UCLA's storied basketball arena where John Wooden coached teams that won eight of his 10 national championships, was drying out Wednesday after its court was deluged ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — 3-D printing is all the rage. You can hit a button on your computer, which sends a file to a printer, which produces a small 3-D object out of plastic. It's a cool technology, but it's not exactly a hands-on way to make things.En ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — A pitcher in the Detroit Tigers organization was charged Wednesday with sexually assaulting a woman at a downtown hotel last spring after they met at a bar in the suburbs.Evan Reed, 28, plays for the Triple-A Toledo Mud Hens but w ...more

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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman who let her 7-year-old son walk alone to a park has been charged with felony child neglect.Thirty-four-year old Nicole Gainey's son was en route Saturday to a park about a half-mile from his home when ...more