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Police: Man left autistic adult daughter to die in hot RV
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LAUGHLIN, Nev. (AP) — An autistic woman is dead after police say her father left her and her twin sister in a hot RV while he stayed at a hotel in...

School district to pay $10.5M over chicken suit attack
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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — A California school district has agreed to pay $10.5 million to a former student who suffered brain damage when he was...

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Health officials prepare for Zika, but local efforts tight
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HOUSTON (AP) — The poorest parts of Houston remind Dr. Peter Hotez of some of the neighborhoods in Latin America hardest hit by Zika.

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Brit indicted in botched attempt to shoot Trump in Las Vegas
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LAS VEGAS (AP) — A British man who authorities say tried to grab a police officer's gun to shoot presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald...

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Phoenix to consider closing hiking trails in extreme heat
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PHOENIX (AP) — The city of Phoenix is considering closing its popular hiking and biking trails when temperatures get dangerously high in an effort to...

Battered woman defense planned in Kansas factory shooting
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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A woman accused of giving her former boyfriend guns used in a shooting at a Kansas lawn equipment factory told a court Wednesday...

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Sheriff: Denver shooter spoke of flying plane into building
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DENVER (AP) — A man who killed his estranged wife and himself at a busy downtown Denver office building had become increasingly mentally unstable and...

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FBI: Utah militia leader cased mosque, military facilities
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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah militia group leader accused of trying to blow up a federally owned cabin in rural Arizona also scouted mosques and U.S....

Disney limits fishing after alligator attack on toddler
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Walt Disney World is placing limits on fishing after an alligator killed a toddler at the park earlier this...

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Oklahoma teachers fight education cuts by winning elections
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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A group of teachers, parents and other supporters of public education working to elect like-minded candidates to the Oklahoma...