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The Latest: Activist passes out beans, says process 'stinks'
The Latest: Activist passes out beans, says process 'stinks'

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on protests and demonstrations on Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention (all times local):

7:45...

Man won't be prosecuted for threat to University of Chicago

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CHICAGO (AP) — Federal authorities have decided not to prosecute a man whose online threats prompted the University of Chicago to close for a day...

Bulldozer operator killed fighting California blaze
Bulldozer operator killed fighting California blaze

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BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — The operator of a bulldozer was killed when it rolled over during the fight against a wildfire near Big Sur that has destroyed...

Clinton campaign seeks to make most of Kaine's Spanish
Clinton campaign seeks to make most of Kaine's Spanish

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — When Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine and Hillary Clinton made their debut as the Democratic presidential ticket, he proudly...

Latest: Rescued men were working on marijuana field
Latest: Rescued men were working on marijuana field

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BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):

6:30 p.m.

A spokesman with the Monterey County Sheriff's...

Details emerge after arrest in death of Oregon  woman
Details emerge after arrest in death of Oregon woman

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SALEM, Oregon (AP) — Kaylee Sawyer was walking alone in the middle of the night on the edge of the picturesque town of Bend, Oregon, after getting...

O'Jays ask Republican congressman to stop using their music
O'Jays ask Republican congressman to stop using their music

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The founding members of the O'Jays are asking a Republican to stop using their music for the second time in a week.

In a...

Florida Gov. Rick Scott to chair Trump Super PAC

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Florida Gov. Rick Scott is going to become national chairman of a super PAC that is backing Republican presidential nominee Donald...

Bail set for Pokemon Go shootout suspect in Las Vegas
Bail set for Pokemon Go shootout suspect in Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Bail was set Wednesday at $95,000 for a man accused of exchanging gunfire with a Pokemon Go player he was trying to rob in a Las...

Psych exam ordered for man in Times Square fake-bomb scare
Psych exam ordered for man in Times Square fake-bomb scare

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NEW YORK (AP) — A man accused of flinging a fake bomb into a police van in Times Square is headed for a psychiatric examination to determine whether...

For would-be Reagan assassin, freedom only days away
For would-be Reagan assassin, freedom only days away

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WASHINGTON (AP) — For the past decade, the man who shot President Ronald Reagan has quietly spent a growing number of his days living with his...

Man gets prison for poaching nearly 1,000 Venus Flytraps

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BURGAW, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man will spend at least six months in prison after he removed nearly 1,000 Venus Flytrap plants from public game...

AP news guide: More unrest as police shooting probe goes on
AP news guide: More unrest as police shooting probe goes on

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The arrests this week of nearly 70 protesters gathered outside the Minnesota governor's mansion in St. Paul are the latest...

The Latest: Man wounded by Hinckley hopes judge is right
The Latest: Man wounded by Hinckley hopes judge is right

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on a judge's ruling that the man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan, John Hinckley Jr., can live full-time...

Hiroshima unhappy atomic-bomb park is 'Pokemon Go' site
Hiroshima unhappy atomic-bomb park is 'Pokemon Go' site

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TOKYO (AP) — "Pokemon Go" players are descending on an atomic bomb memorial park in Hiroshima, and officials of the western Japanese city are...

Venezuela critics press for progress on presidential recall
Venezuela critics press for progress on presidential recall

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CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's socialist government is digging in its heels to stop a presidential recall vote as it fights to hold onto power...

Dr. Dre beats gun rap following Malibu driveway encounter

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles prosecutors have declined to bring gun charges against rapper Dr. Dre.

A spokesman for the Los Angeles district...

The Latest: People rally in Baltimore to protest violence
The Latest: People rally in Baltimore to protest violence

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BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on the case against officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray, a black man who was injured in police custody (all...

Oklahoma's first black state senator dies at 86

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma's first black state senator, one of the state's most prominent civil rights leaders, died at his home in Oklahoma City,...

Lawmaker: Won't accept campaign donations from certain PACS

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MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — U.S. Rep. Peter Welch announced Wednesday he would not accept campaign contributions from political action committees of...

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