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Off to see the wizard? 'Land of Oz' theme park reopens
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BEECH MOUNTAIN, N.C. (AP) — You'll have to take some backroads to visit this Land of Oz, but both the Yellow Brick Road and Dorothy will be waiting...

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Forget the fires: Hoverboards just want a second chance
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Don't look now, but hoverboards are angling for a comeback.

Months ago, the powered scooters — which balance themselves but...

Ivory Coast opens war crimes trial against ex-leader's wife
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ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — Ivory Coast's highest criminal court opened its trial Tuesday against former first lady Simone Gbagbo for crimes against...

Correction: Priciest Apartment story
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NEW YORK (AP) — In a story May 29 about Manhattan apartments costing $100 million and more, The Associated Press erroneously conflated the names of...

Prosecutors: Revoke release of mom who drove kids into ocean
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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors are asking a judge to send back to jail a South Carolina woman who drove her three young children into the...

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'Shield' actor convicted of murder in killing of wife
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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jury on Tuesday convicted an actor who played a police officer on TV of second-degree murder in the shooting death of his wife...

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Police: Suspect posted photo of Texas murder victim online
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PLANO, Texas (AP) — Police in suburban Dallas say a 45-year-old man has been charged with murder after posting a photo on social media showing his...

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OAS chief calls for emergency meeting to evaluate Venezuela
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CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The head of the Organization of American States called Tuesday for an emergency meeting of regional governments to evaluate...

Senate probe finds 'systemic failure' in VA facility review
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TOMAH, Wis. (AP) — There were "systemic failures" by the federal agency charged with independently investigating complaints at a western Wisconsin...

General Mills recalls flour over possible E. coli link
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NEW YORK (AP) — General Mills is recalling about 10 million pounds of its flour over a possible link to an E. coli outbreak in 20 states.