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Fire burns Navy dental clinic in San Diego, 4... SAN DIEGO (AP) — Officials say four people are being treated for burns after a fire broke out at a dental clinic at San Diego's Navy hospital.

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Investigators: Roy Halladay performed turns... FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Federal aviation investigators say retired star pitcher Roy Halladay performed steep turns and flew feet above the water in his small plane moments before his fatal crash two weeks ago.

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Manson has endured as the face of evil for... LOS ANGELES (AP) — Other killers snuffed out far more lives than Charles Manson did in 1969. Yet he has endured for nearly a half century as the personification of evil, even in an age in which mass shootings leave…

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Attorney: Video contradicts Kansas shooting... WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The widow of a Kansas man killed last month by an undersheriff has asked a court to release video and audio recordings that her attorney says show her husband was unarmed and trying to obey instructions…

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Jan. 16 trial date set for alleged Indiana... HAMMOND, Ind. (AP) — A Jan. 16 trial date has been set for a northwestern Indiana man facing five federal charges stemming from a pipe bomb explosion at a post office.

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Attorneys filing Vegas shooting lawsuits with... LAS VEGAS (AP) — Attorneys who filed one of the first lawsuits after the Oct. 1 mass shooting that killed 58 concert-goers and left hundreds injured on the Las Vegas Strip are filing four more cases on behalf of more…

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White House briefing twist: Give thanks, then... WASHINGTON (AP) — White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders added a new, holiday-themed prerequisite for reporters wanting to ask a question at the daily briefing.

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Auditor: Democratic convention bonuses OK under... PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Pennsylvania government audit says bonuses paid out by organizers of last year's Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia didn't violate terms of a $10 million state grant so they don't have to be repaid.

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Key figures in Manson case: Cult disciples,... LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cult leader Charles Manson, who directed his "family" to carry out a series of shocking murders in 1969 in a bid to start a race war he called "Helter Skelter," died of natural causes at 83.

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Parolee charged with killing second Iowa man... IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Investigators say an Iowa parolee charged with killing a cab driver in June is also responsible for the April shooting death of a bail bondsman.

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Fishing group led by 'Codfather' shut down by... NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — The federal government says a group of commercial fishing operations dominated by a magnate known as "The Codfather" will be shut down for the rest of the season.

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Justice Department intends to sue to block... NEW YORK (AP) — Justice Department intends to sue to block AT&T's acquisition of Time Warner, a person familiar with the matter says.

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Before elephants, US loosened limits on lion... WASHINGTON (AP) — A month before the Trump administration sparked outrage by reversing a ban on body parts from threatened African elephants, federal officials quietly loosened restrictions on the importation of heads and hides of lions shot for sport.

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2 apprehended by Border Patrol after entering... DERBY, Vt. (AP) — The U.S. Border Patrol says two Mexican nationals were taken into custody after illegally entering Vermont from Quebec just east of the village of Derby.

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The Latest: Terror designation a way to hike... WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. declaring North Korea a state sponsor of terror (all times local):

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NC Lottery RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — These North Carolina lotteries were drawn Monday:

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Day' game RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 4 Day" game were:

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Day' game RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 3 Day" game were:

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Mueller: Indicted ex-Trump aide's lawyer may... WASHINGTON (AP) — Special counsel Robert Mueller says a lawyer for one of Donald Trump's former campaign aides may have a conflict of interest.

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The Latest: SCarolina scraps execution planned... COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on South Carolina's plan to carry out the death penalty next month (all times local):

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Governor: South Carolina can't carry out Dec. 1... COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Governor: South Carolina can't carry out Dec. 1 execution because it doesn't have drugs needed for lethal injection.

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Man convicted of killing roommate over stolen beer PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pennsylvania man accused of beating his roommate to death over stolen beer has been found guilty of involuntary manslaughter.

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Workers who depict Pilgrims seek better pay,... BOSTON (AP) — Workers at a Massachusetts living history museum that depicts 17th century life at the time of the Pilgrims are asking to be treated by 21st century standards.

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Diver's body found inside flooded,... BREWSTER, N.Y. (AP) — The body of a diver who went missing inside a flooded, debris-filled old mine north of New York City has been recovered.

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Colorado fines Uber $8.9M for nearly 60 problem... DENVER (AP) — Colorado regulators have issued an $8.9 million fine against Uber's parent company for allowing employees with serious criminal or motor vehicle offenses to work for the company.

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FBI, Justice Department to investigate St.... ST. LOUIS (AP) — A federal investigation will look into possible civil rights violations by police in the St. Louis area in the two months since protests broke out after a white former police officer was acquitted in the shooting…

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The Latest: 20 hurt in explosions, fire at... NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the explosions and fire at a cosmetics factory in upstate New York (all times local):

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Christmas 'Cone Weed' loses its cone, much of... HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's Christmas "Cone Weed" has lost its cone and much of its weediness.

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Yellen to step down from Federal Reserve board WASHINGTON (AP) — Janet Yellen is submitting her resignation from the Federal Reserve board to President Donald Trump, announcing that she will leave the board when her successor Jerome Powell is sworn is as Fed chairman.

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The Latest: San Francisco pier killing jury to... SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on closing arguments in the San Francisco pier shooting murder trial (all times local):

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Fox News 'Justice' host Jeanine Pirro clocked... NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel host Jeanine Pirro (juh-NEEN' PEER'-oh) has been issued a speeding ticket for driving 119 mph (192 kph) in a 65 mph (105 kph) zone in upstate New York.

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Janet Yellen announces she will leave Federal... WASHINGTON (AP) — Janet Yellen announces she will leave Federal Reserve board after Powell becomes next chairman.

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US hits Iran firms with sanctions for... WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is imposing sanctions on six Iranian men and companies for counterfeiting Yemeni currency as a part of a scheme by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps to destabilize the country.

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Robert E. Lee portrait removed from hometown... ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A portrait of Robert E. Lee that hung inside the City Hall of the town where the Confederate general grew up has been removed and sent to a museum.

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The Latest: Company IDs 3 victims of helicopter... DEWITT, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on the crash of a medical helicopter in Arkansas that killed all three people aboard (all times local):

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European Union picks Paris to succeed London as... BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union picks Paris to succeed London as the host of the European Banking Authority once Britain leaves the EU.

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Della Reese, of TV's 'Touched by an Angel,' has... LOS ANGELES (AP) — Della Reese, the actress and gospel-influenced singer who in middle age found her greatest fame as Tess, the wise angel in the long-running television drama "Touched by an Angel," has died at age 86.

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Gun ads continue after mass shootings but with... ATLANTA (AP) — The ads leap out from the pages of almost any gun magazine: Soldiers wearing greasepaint and camouflage wield military-style rifles depicted as essential to the American way of life. A promotional spot by the Mossberg brand boasts…

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Syrian opposition leader quits ahead of new... BEIRUT (AP) — A senior Syrian opposition leader has quit his post a week before a new round of U.N.-sponsored peace talks in Geneva.

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10,000 people died waiting for a disability... WEBSTER COUNTY, Miss. - On the 597th day, the day he hoped everything would change, Joe Stewart woke early. He took 15 pills in a single swallow. He shaved his head. And then he got down to the business of…

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Showbird turkeys seeking Trump pardon must... MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — What makes a good presidential turkey? Showmanship.

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Police chief's son settles lawsuit over jail... MERIDEN, Conn. (AP) — A former Meriden police officer who pushed a handcuffed suspect who fell and fractured his skull in a police department jail cell in 2010 has settled a brutality lawsuit.

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Marketing exec said he kept track of secret... NEW YORK (AP) — A sports marketing executive has testified that he kept a secret ledger of payments made to South American soccer executives as part of contracts for the Copa America soccer tournament.

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Prosecutors won't seek death penalty in Alaska... JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska U.S. attorney's office says it does not plan to seek the death penalty in the case of a Utah man accused of killing his wife during a cruise in Alaska.

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Man found dead when officers respond to... GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Police responding to a break-in call in North Carolina found an unresponsive man in a yard nearby.

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Judge: Detention center must rework... NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge has ruled that a detention center in New York state must reform how it decides parole for asylum.

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Confederate Motors rebranding as Curtiss... BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — High-end motorcycle maker Confederate Motors Inc. is changing its name and abandoning internal combustion engines.

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UN chief urges probe of migrants' sale in Libya... UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is calling for an immediate investigation into the reported sale of African migrants in Libya, saying transactions may amount to crimes against humanity.

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Family says they're optimistic of Tom Ridge's... AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The family of former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge says they're cautiously optimistic that he'll make a full recovery from a heart attack.

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ICC prosecutor requests investigation for... THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court has asked judges to authorize an investigation in Afghanistan of allegations of war crimes by the U.S. military and CIA, crimes against humanity by the Taliban and war…

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Trump says US will declare North Korea a state... WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announced Monday that the U.S. will designate North Korea as a state sponsor of terror amid heightened nuclear tensions on the Korean peninsula.

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The Latest: Trump promises 'huge tax cut for... WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Republican tax overhaul legislation (all times local):

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Man freed from death row blames conviction on... BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A man freed from Louisiana's death row says his case was corrupted by a biased autopsy and a prosecutor's racism and religious fervor.

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Duke consolidates top spot in Top 25 after... Duke proved on a national stage at the Champions Classic last week why so many voters had the Blue Devils atop their AP Top 25 ballot before the season began.

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2 explosions reported at upstate NY cosmetics... NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say there have been two explosions at a cosmetics factory in the Hudson Valley.

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Another conservative leads Kansas governor race... SHAWNEE, Kan. (AP) — A year ago, many voters concluded that Kansas would abandon deep-red politics after Gov. Sam Brownback's experiment in cutting income taxes ended in failure.

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Ex-Georgian leader Saakashvili challenges... In a new challenge to the Ukrainian leadership, opposition leader Mikhail Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia, said Monday that Ukraine needs a new Cabinet and he's ready to lead it.

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Students: Dartmouth professors created hostile... HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College students say three psychology professors facing sexual misconduct allegations created a "hostile academic environment" marked by excessive drinking, favoritism and at times inappropriate behavior.

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Polish prosecutors open probe into far-tight march WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Warsaw prosecutors say they have opened an investigation into expressions of xenophobia and racism voiced during a march by far-right nationalists earlier this month.

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Amazon goes into the holidays with magnified... NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon goes into the holiday season with a newly magnified brick-and-mortar presence, giving it more opportunities to sell its Kindle e-readers, Fire tablets and other gadgets.

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Hezbollah says ready to withdraw from Iraq... BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of Lebanon's Hezbollah says the group is ready to withdraw its cadres from Iraq once the government in Baghdad declares victory against the Islamic State group there.

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Council of Europe criticizes Turkish ban on... ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Europe's top human rights body is calling on Turkey's capital city to reverse its decision to ban all events by lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex rights groups.

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President Donald Trump announces intent to... WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump announces intent to declare North Korea a state sponsor of terror.

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Camera operator dies in Ghana on set of Netflix... LONDON (AP) — A British camera operator has died on the set of the BBC/Netflix miniseries "The Forgiving Earth."

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See you later, alligator! Crocodile found on... HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Authorities are keeping swimmers away from an area where a 6-foot (2-meter) crocodile came ashore.

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Harrison Ford comes to the rescue after car... SANTA PAULA, Calif. (AP) — Harrison Ford came to the real-life rescue of a woman who was involved in a car accident north of Los Angeles.

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Volvo to supply Uber with thousands of... HELSINKI (AP) — Volvo Cars says it will sell tens of thousands of self-driving cars to Uber, which is expanding to become an operator and owner of its own car fleet.

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New York Times reporter suspended for... NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Times says it has suspended White House reporter Glenn Thrush while it investigates charges that he made unwanted advances on young women while he worked as a reporter at Politico.

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Convicted killer: Civil rights violated when... COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A convicted killer in an Ohio prison claims in a federal lawsuit that his civil rights have been violated by the repeated cutting of his dreadlocks.

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The Latest: Alternative Keystone XL route OKed... LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Latest on Nebraska regulators deciding whether to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline through the state (all times local):

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Health nominee reaped big earnings from drug... WASHINGTON (AP) — Newly disclosed financial records show that President Donald Trump's nominee to become secretary of the Health and Human Services Department reaped big earnings during his tenure as a top pharmaceutical executive.

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The Latest: Jury selection postponed in Iran... NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the trial surrounding a conspiracy to help Iran evade economic sanctions (all times local):

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Ex-Tulsa officer gets prison in daughter's... TULSA, Okla. (AP) — A white former police officer in Oklahoma was sentenced Monday to 15 years in prison for the fatal off-duty shooting of his daughter's black boyfriend, after four trials spanning nearly a year including three that resulted…

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Nebraska panel approves alternative Keystone XL... LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska panel approves alternative Keystone XL route, removes last regulatory hurdle to $8 billion oil pipeline project.

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The Latest: Ex-cop sentenced in daughter's... TULSA, Okla. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a former police officer convicted of fatally shooting his daughter's boyfriend in Tulsa, Oklahoma. (all times local):

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Tyson Foods: New facility in Tennessee to... HUMBOLDT, Tenn. (AP) — Tyson Foods Inc. says it plans to build a new chicken production complex in Tennessee, a $300 million project that is expected to create more than 1,500 jobs when the facility begins operations in late 2019.

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Ex-police officer in Oklahoma sentenced to 15... TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Ex-police officer in Oklahoma sentenced to 15 years in prison in off-duty fatal shooting of daughter's boyfriend.

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Tyson Foods plans to build new chicken plant in... HUMBOLT, Tenn. (AP) — Tyson Foods plans to build new chicken plant in Tennessee, a $300M project expected to create more than 1,500 jobs.

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The Latest: Milan, Amsterdam, Copenhagen in EU... BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on the competition between EU countries to host agencies that must be relocated because of Brexit: (all times local):

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2 charged after man died from septic shock due... BARRE, Vt. (AP) — A Vermont man and his companion have been charged with manslaughter and Medicare fraud after authorities say his severely disabled son died of septic shock from infected bed sores in which his skin was "rotting away."

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Warming to make thunderstorms larger and more... WASHINGTON (AP) — A new study says summer thunderstorms in North America will likely be larger, wetter and more frequent in a warmer world, dumping 80 percent more rain in some areas and worsening flooding.

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Woman hurt by Takata air bag urges owners to... DETROIT (AP) — A woman who was seriously hurt by an exploding Takata air bag inflator in a 2013 crash is helping Honda's effort to persuade car owners to get the dangerous parts replaced.

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Hunter accidentally shoots 11-year-old son in... PRETTY PRAIRIE, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a man accidentally shot his 11-year-old son in the face while they were hunting in south-central Kansas.

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Small plane crashes into California home... SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a single-engine plane crashed into a California home, injuring all three on board, but no one on the ground.

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NTSB cites broken rail in 2015 derailment in... LESTERVILLE, S.D. (AP) — The National Transportation Safety Board has determined a broken rail probably caused the derailment of a train carrying ethanol two years ago in South Dakota.

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Europe's top banker expects job gains to give... BRUSSELS (AP) — Europe's top central banker says he expects the improving labor market to eventually push up wages and inflation toward target.

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The Latest: McConnell asks again for Franken... ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on allegations of sexual harassment against Minnesota Sen. Al Franken (all times local):

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As 'Fixer Upper' enters final season, impact of... Are Chip and Joanna a fad that will fade as the fickle American public moves on to other charismatic personalities? Is the much-touted “Magnolia effect” — the force that has filled hotels, roiled the local housing market and fueled a…

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Father dies, son injured in North Carolina attack RAMESUR, N.C. (AP) — A man and his 8-year-old son have been attacked at their North Carolina home and the father died from his injuries.

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The Latest: Duke Energy, watchdog dealing on... RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on regulatory hearings to decide how large a rate increase to allow a Duke Energy subsidiary (all times local):

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Fire shuts down rail traffic in Statesville Firefighters have been working since around 5 a.m. Monday to put out a blaze alongside a railroad in west Statesville which has shut down rail traffic.

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Maine boy with cancer dies after wish for early... PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A 9-year-old Maine boy with cancer has died after his wish for a Christmas celebration was fulfilled.

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Technology companies, retailers send US stock... NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are opening slightly higher as technology companies and retailers make gains. Drugmakers and other health care companies are trading lower. Stocks have declined over the last two weeks. Trading is expected to be relatively…

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Defense lawyer: Mladic may not be fit to hear... THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A lawyer for Gen. Ratko Mladic said Monday it is not certain the former Bosnian Serb military commander will show up in a United Nations courtroom when judges deliver their verdicts in his long-running trial…

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The Latest: Officials say border agent was... VAN HORN, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the death in Texas of a U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent (all times local):

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Virginia deputy reassigned after going to party... POQUOSON, Va. (AP) — A white Virginia sheriff's deputy has been reassigned after attending a Halloween party in blackface.

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2nd woman accuses Sen. Al Franken of... ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A second woman has accused Minnesota Sen. Al Franken of inappropriate touching.

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In the 1930s, 10 mischievous monkeys living on... The exploits of the animals, living on a man-made island, provided colorful copy for Omaha’s newspaper writers, embarrassed city officials and sparked a public debate about responsible spending as the country slogged through economic depression.

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Jury selection beginning in Iran sanctions case NEW YORK (AP) — Jury selection is starting in a trial surrounding a conspiracy to help Iran evade economic sanctions without the star defendant, an international gold trader.

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Man accused of shooting girlfriend's car on... SUTTON, N.H. (AP) — Police in New Hampshire have arrested a man suspected of firing multiple shots at his girlfriend's car on Interstate 89 hours after they told residents to lock their homes and a school district canceled classes.

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