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Honduran families deported back to a bleak future

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 7:34pm
TOCOA, Honduras (AP) -- Elsa Ramirez already had lost two brothers to violence in this remote Caribbean region when co-workers handling clandestine cocaine flights from South America murdered her husband four months ago....
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Get paid for posts? Social networking's new twist

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 7:02pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Facebook and most other social networks are built on the premise that just about everything should be shared -except the money those posts produce....
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Calls for troops at border echo previous pushes

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 6:00pm
McALLEN, Texas (AP) -- When Texas Gov. Rick Perry announced the deployment of up to 1,000 armed National Guard troops to the Mexican border he was speaking to voters in Iowa as much as Texas....
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Nunn and Perdue shift to fall battle of outsiders

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 5:41pm
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- New Republican nominee David Perdue and Democratic opponent Michelle Nunn used the first day of the general election campaign to retool the "outsider" arguments they've used to reach this point in a race that will help determine who controls the Senate for the final years of the Obama administration....
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Stopping deadly oil train fires: New rules planned

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 4:12pm
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Responding to a series of fiery train crashes, the government proposed rules Wednesday that would phase out tens of thousands of older tank cars that carry increasing quantities of crude oil and other highly flammable liquids through America's towns and cities....
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APNewsBreak: Medicaid enrollees strain Oregon

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 3:19pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Low-income Oregon residents were supposed to be big winners after the state expanded Medicaid under the federal health care overhaul and created a new system to improve the care they received....
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Nazi war suspect, 89, dies as extradition OK'd

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 3:14pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- An 89-year-old Nazi war crimes suspect died in custody hours before a U.S. ruling Wednesday that he should be extradited to Germany to face trial....
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Head of troubled CDC anthrax lab has resigned

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 2:33pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- The head of the government lab that potentially exposed workers to live anthrax has resigned, an agency spokesman said Wednesday....
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Death sentence given in AP photographer's killing

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 12:30pm
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- A Kabul court announced Wednesday that the Afghan police officer charged with killing Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus and wounding veteran AP correspondent Kathy Gannon has been convicted and sentenced to death....
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Agents get subsidized 'Obamacare' using fake IDs

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 11:40am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Undercover investigators using fake identities were able to secure taxpayer-subsidized health insurance under President Barack Obama's health care law, congressional investigators said Wednesday....
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House GOP: Send National Guard, speed removals

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 11:16am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Republicans want to slash President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border, speed young migrants back home to Central America, and send in the National Guard....
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A kiss, a prayer: The last hours of MH17's victims

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 11:01am
In a bedroom in a townhouse near Amsterdam, Miguel Panduwinata reached out for his mother. "Mama, may I hug you?"...
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Seniors share homes for cost saving, companionship

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 9:27am
NEW YORK (AP) -- It's not exactly "The Golden Girls," but for Marcia Rosenfeld, it'll do....
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Veteran says he was forgotten in VA clinic

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 9:05am
DELTONA, Fla. (AP) -- A veteran of the U.S. Marines says he was locked inside a central Florida community clinic operated by the Veteran's Administration....
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Coroner: Heroin overdose killed Peaches Geldof

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 8:20am
LONDON (AP) -- Model and TV personality Peaches Geldof died from a heroin overdose after relapsing from a battle to give up the drug, a British coroner ruled Wednesday....
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Israel, Hamas battle over public opinion online

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 7:09am
JERUSALEM (AP) -- Beyond the boom of Israeli airstrikes and the stream of rockets fired from Gaza, Israel and Hamas are also battling to control the message emanating from this latest Israeli-Palestinian conflagration....
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Young MH17 victim has eerie premonition of crash

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 3:48am
In a bedroom in a townhouse near Amsterdam, Miguel Panduwinata reached out for his mother. "Mama, may I hug you?"...
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In international flight, volatile conflicts abound

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 3:26am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense systems leftover from the ouster of Moammar Gadhafi....
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Judges in health care rulings vote party line

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 3:20am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- In rapid succession, six federal judges on two appeals courts weighed in on a key component of President Barack Obama's health care law. Their votes lined up precisely with the party of the president who appointed them....
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Survey finds sharp increase in teen use of HGH

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 1:11am
NEW YORK (AP) -- Experimentation with human growth hormones by America's teens more than doubled in the past year, as more young people looked to drugs to boost their athletic performance and improve their looks, according to a new, large-scale national survey....
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