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BALTIMORE (AP) — Maryland authorities said Tuesday they will charge a man with disorderly conduct in a cemetery for allegedly urinating on the grave of former Baltimore Ravens owner Art Modell.The man, who so far has been identified only as a Cl ...more

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CONWAY, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man charged with kidnapping a teenage girl nine months ago was ordered held on $1 million bail Tuesday as the girl watched from the front row of the courtroom.Abigail Hernandez disappeared after leaving her hi ...more

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SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A new television series starring Anne Heche and Jason Isaacs is moving some of its production from Israel to New Mexico.New Mexico Film Office director Nick Maniatis says the USA Network series "Dig" filmed its pilot in Jer ...more

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A man accused of beating a Rhode Island junk-car dealer with a two-by-four over a deal gone wrong has been charged with his murder.Forty-eight-year-old Daniel Lastarza was ordered held without bail Tuesday. He is accused ...more

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Officials say an Alabama woman who was doused in gasoline and lit on fire by her ex-boyfriend has died.Jefferson County sheriff's spokesman Randy Christian says in a statement that 49-year-old Deborah Diane Prater died ea ...more

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The manager of a Florida business where George Zimmerman was questioned by police said Tuesday that Zimmerman was never hired to provide security, despite his claims otherwise to authorities.DeLand police report that two off ...more

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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Aretha Franklin is jazzed about more than music at the Ohio State Fair: She's also looking forward to the food."I love the state fair, and I love the elephant ears," says the Queen of Soul, who is scheduled to perform Thurs ...more

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BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Josh Gordon has a new, high-profile teammate to help him fight the NFL.Facing an indefinite suspension, Cleveland's talented wide receiver has hired attorney Maurice Suh to represent him at his appeal hearing with the league t ...more

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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — US appeals court panel strikes down law that could have closed only Miss. abortion clinic. ...more

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A 9-year-old girl who was struck by a plane that crash-landed on a beach while she vacationed with her family has died from her injuries, law enforcement officials in Florida said Tuesday.Oceana Irizarry's father also ...more