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'Superhero' 3D printed hands help kids dream in Argentina

Fri, 2017-06-23 00:40
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) -- Being born without fingers can be tough for any child. Getting new ones - especially red and blue superhero themed digits - has made 8-year-old Kaori Misue a vibrant playground star....
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Spokesman: Cosby plans tour to educate youth on misbehavior

Fri, 2017-06-23 00:40
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Bill Cosby will organize a series of town hall meetings to help educate young people about problems their misbehavior could create and other issues, a spokesman for Cosby said....
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76ers take Fultz, Lakers grab Ball to start NBA draft

Fri, 2017-06-23 00:40
NEW YORK (AP) -- Markelle Fultz, Lonzo Ball and the future of the NBA arrived Thursday night....
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Detroit judge halts deportation of Iraqi Christians

Thu, 2017-06-22 21:39
DETROIT (AP) -- A judge on Thursday temporarily halted the deportation of more than 100 Iraqi Christians living in the Detroit area who fear torture and possible death if sent back to Iraq....
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Brexit: May offers hope for EU citizens, wins guarded praise

Thu, 2017-06-22 21:39
BRUSSELS (AP) -- British Prime Minister Theresa May promised Thursday that EU citizens will not be immediately kicked out of Britain when it leaves the union and says their fate will be a top priority in Brexit negotiations - prompting guarded praise from other EU leaders at a tense time for the continent....
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Judges: 'Making a Murderer' confession improperly obtained

Thu, 2017-06-22 21:39
MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- The confession of a Wisconsin inmate featured in the Netflix series "Making a Murderer" was improperly obtained and he should be retried or released from prison, a three-judge federal appeals panel ruled Thursday....
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'Pizzagate' gunman in DC sentenced to 4 years in prison

Thu, 2017-06-22 18:39
WASHINGTON (AP) -- An online conspiracy theory dubbed "pizzagate" ended Thursday with real-world consequences when a North Carolina man was sentenced to prison for arming himself with an assault rifle, traveling to the nation's capital and firing his weapon inside a neighborhood pizza restaurant....
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No tapes: Trump says he didn't record meetings with Comey

Thu, 2017-06-22 15:39
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Donald Trump said Thursday he "did not make" and doesn't have any recordings of his private conversations with ousted FBI Director James Comey, speaking up on Twitter after a month-long guessing game that began with him delivering an ominous warning and ended with his administration ensnared in more scandal....
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Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss

Thu, 2017-06-22 15:39
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi defended her leadership on Thursday in the face of needling from President Donald Trump and grumbling from fellow House Democrats exasperated after a high-profile special election loss....
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Americans and guns: It's complicated

Thu, 2017-06-22 15:39
ATLANTA (AP) -- Americans have long had a complex relationship with guns....
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"You can hear the screams": Inside Yemen's secret prisons

Thu, 2017-06-22 15:39
MUKALLA, Yemen (AP) -- They call it the "grill": The victim is tied to a spit like a roast and spun furiously within a circle of fire. It is just one of the terrors inflicted by interrogators on detainees in Yemen who are routinely beaten with wires and were kept in filthy shipping containers, blindfolded for months - all by one of America's closest counterterrorism allies....
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Manson follower, longest-serving female inmate, seeks parole

Thu, 2017-06-22 15:39
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A parole hearing resumed Thursday for convicted killer Patricia Krenwinkel - a follower of cult leader Charles Manson - after officials investigated whether battered women's syndrome affected her state of mind at the time of the murders nearly five decades ago....
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US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protections

Thu, 2017-06-22 15:39
HELENA, Mont. (AP) -- Protections that have been in place for more than 40 years for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area will be lifted this summer after U.S. government officials ruled Thursday that the population is no longer threatened....
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Trump's tease of possible Comey tapes fits familiar pattern

Thu, 2017-06-22 12:39
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Donald Trump said he had a secret....
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Soldier who lost 4 limbs opening retreat to help others

Thu, 2017-06-22 12:39
ROME, Maine (AP) -- Army Staff Sgt. Travis Mills awoke in a hospital on his 25th birthday to learn that an explosion in Afghanistan had robbed him of all four limbs. He later told his wife to take their daughter and their belongings, and just go. He didn't want her saddled with his burden....
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Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in N Korea

Thu, 2017-06-22 12:39
WYOMING, Ohio (AP) -- Hundreds of mourners gathered Thursday to celebrate the life of an American college student who was detained in North Korea for over a year and died shortly after being returned home to Ohio in a coma....
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Omari Hardwick makes power moves through Starz drama 'Power'

Thu, 2017-06-22 12:39
ATLANTA (AP) -- When actor Omari Hardwick read the script for the Starz drama series "Power," he initially wanted to pass on playing the lead character....
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AP PHOTOS: Peruvian woman provides home for 70 stray dogs

Thu, 2017-06-22 12:39
LIMA, Peru (AP) -- Sara Moran never thought her home in a poor part of Peru's capital would become a makeshift shelter for 70 strays when she first rescued a dog after it was run over by a car in 2007....
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Senator: Student held by North Korea was 'amazing young man'

Thu, 2017-06-22 09:39
WYOMING, Ohio (AP) -- U.S. Sen. Rob Portman says North Korea must be held accountable for what happened to an American college student who was detained there for over a year and died after being returned home to Ohio in a coma....
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Soldier who lost 4 limbs opening retreat to help others

Thu, 2017-06-22 09:39
ROME, Maine (AP) -- Army Staff Sgt. Travis Mills awoke in a hospital on his 25th birthday to learn that an explosion in Afghanistan had robbed him of all four limbs. He later told his wife to take their daughter and their belongings, and just go. He didn't want her saddled with his burden....
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