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WASHINGTON (AP) — On May 14, firefighters responded to a mansion fire in a Washington neighborhood near the vice president's official residence. Inside, they found the bodies of 46-year-old Savvas Savopoulos, his 47-year-old wife, Amy; their son, Phili ...more

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The oldest member of the Rockefeller family is giving a gift as part of his 100th birthday celebration: 1,000 acres of land including streams, trails and carriage roads abutting Acadia National Park.David Rockefeller, the ...more

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Panel recommends parole for transgender California inmate seeking sex reassignment surgery. ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man paralyzed by gunshot more than a decade ago can shake hands, drink beer and play "rock, paper, scissors" by controlling a robotic arm with his thoughts, researchers reported.Two years ago, doctors in California implanted ...more

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A SpaceX Dragon capsule is back on Earth with a full load of cargo, after a quick trip home from the International Space Station.The capsule, containing more than 3,000 pounds of experiments and equipment, splashed in ...more

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Here is the top 10 list of best beaches for summer 2015 as rated by Stephen Leatherman, a professor at Florida International University specializing in environment and coastal studies. Leatherman, also known as Dr. Beach, issues the list annually using ...more

AP News - 21 hours ago

MONACO (AP) — Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest times in the first two practice sessions of the Monaco Grand Prix, but it was 17-year-old Max Verstappen who caught the eye with a superb drive in the morning.Considering he ha ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is reaffirming his support for Tunisia's transition to democracy, saying he intends to designate Tunisia as a major non-NATO ally of the United States.Obama met with the North African country's newly elec ...more

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DENVER (AP) — Deal reached to continue construction of Denver VA hospital facing $1 billion cost overrun. ...more

AP News - 21 hours ago

DETROIT (AP) — Exploding air bags made by Takata Corp. are so dangerous that U.S. safety regulators want to manage a massive recall so cars can be fixed faster.On Tuesday Takata doubled the size of its recall to 33.8 million air bags, making it ...more