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  1. LeBron not happy colleges recruiting 10-year-old sonRead the original story

    4 min ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... of his youth, but they aren't ready to hear them yet. "My youngest son isn't quite there," James told The Associated Press during an interview in New York over All-Star weekend. "My oldest isn't there. I think when he's about 12. That will be a good ...

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  2. $150K dress worn by Lupita Nyong'o at Oscars reported stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... Chopard diamond drop earrings and three Chopard diamond rings. Before the awards ceremony, she told The Associated Press on the red carpet, "I'm just wearing my diamonds and pearls. My homage to Prince," referring to a popular song by the musician. ...

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  3. Feds: 3 accused in Islamic State plot had vocalized beliefsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By MICHAEL BALSAMO and VERENA DOBNIK Associated Press NEW YORK - Two men arrested on charges of plotting to help the Islamic State group were vocal both online and in person about their commitment and desire to join the extremists, with one speaking of shooting President Barack Obama to "strike fear in the hearts of infidels," federal authorities said. The men were among three charged Wednesday with attempt and conspiracy to provide material support to a terrorist organization.

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  4. LeBron not happy colleges recruiting 10-year-old sonRead the original story

    15 min ago | KTVN Reno

    ... of his youth, but they aren't ready to hear them yet. "My youngest son isn't quite there," James told The Associated Press during an interview in New York over All-Star weekend. "My oldest isn't there. I think when he's about 12. That will be a good ...

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  5. New Yorkers return stolen church paintings to BoliviaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... art "After the robbery (in 2002), we had to hang replicas on the walls," the Rev. Omar Barrenechea told The Associated Press. Bolivian officials say more than 400 objects of art have been stolen from churches in recent years. They include paintings, ...

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  6. Johansson: Nothing 'creepy or inappropriate' about TravoltaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | The York Daily Record

    ... that doesn't reflect a "totally sweet and totally welcome" encounter. In an exclusive statement to The Associated Press, Johansson said "there is nothing strange, creepy or inappropriate about John Travolta." Travolta greeted Johansson at Sunday's ...

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  7. Nickelodeon debuts mobile service Noggin for the pre-K setRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Crescent-News.com

    ... We do think it has great potential," Sarah Kirshbaum Levy, Nickelodeon's chief operating officer, told The Associated Press. As for Noggin, the ad-free service will debut next Thursday on Apple mobile devices. An Android version will follow. She ...

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  8. Warren Buffett likes Utz potato sticks, wants to buy Hanover-based companyRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... gestures during an interview with Liz Claman on the Fox Business Network in Omaha, Neb., in November. (ASSOCIATED PRESS) Warren Buffett, the billionaire owner of Berkshire Hathaway, told Fortune that he was interested in buying Hanover-based snack ...

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  9. AP source: K-Rod, Brewers agree to $13M, 2-year dealRead the original story

    53 min ago | CBS Atlanta

    ... Republican candidate for governor, died Thursday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, a staff member told The Associated Press. A federal panel is recommending that two new meningitis vaccines only be used during outbreaks and not be given routinely ...

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  10. California, San Bernardino County look to fill void left by declining federal highway fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... highway construction has declined 3.5 percent between 2008 and 2013, according to figures compiled by The Associated Press. Highway Trust Fund (HTF) spending dropped in 48 states, with Alaska and New York the exceptions. In California, per capita ...

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  11. More Read the original story

    1 hr ago | KTVN Reno

    ... Republican candidate for governor, died Thursday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, a staff member told The Associated Press. A commuter train's on-board camera captured a fiery crash with a pickup truck abandoned by its driver, and federal ...

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  12. 'Black Madam': I've been haunted since butt-injection deathRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By MARYCLAIRE DALE Associated Press PHILADELPHIA - A transgender hip-hop performer who called herself "the Michelangelo of buttocks injections" testified at her murder trial Thursday she has been haunted since the 2011 death of a client she injected with low-grade silicone. Padge-Victoria Windslowe, who also rapped under the name "Black Madam," said she thought the 20-year-old London break-dancer was in distress after the procedure in Philadelphia because she had been drinking alcohol.

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  13. Paintings stolen from Bolivian church await return from NYRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... art "After the robbery (in 2002), we had to hang replicas on the walls," the Rev. Omar Barrenechea told The Associated Press . Bolivian officials say more than 400 objects of art have been stolen from churches in recent years. They include ...

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  14. Tennessee Black Caucus seeks apology from GOP lawmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Graham Leader

    ... and stands for the "National Association for the Advancement of White People." Butt, who is white, told The Associated Press on Wednesday that "NAAWP" stands for the "National Association of Advancement for Western Peoples," and said her post had ...

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  15. Facebook Introduces Gender Free-Form Field For UsersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Switched

    Facebook is receiving praise from leading lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender advocacy groups after expanding its gender options to include a free-form field. The new field allows Facebook users to write in their own gender identity if they don't identify with any of the pre-existing 58 choices included on the social media platform, the Associated Press reported.

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  16. Conan O'Brien takes his show to Cuba for a special hourRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KNDO

    ... could possibly do with this form. EDITOR'S NOTE - Frazier Moore is a national television columnist for The Associated Press. He can be reached at fmoore@ap.org and at http://www.twitter.com/tvfrazier . Past stories are available at ...

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  17. Saudi man linked to Osama bin Laden convicted in 1998 embassy bombingsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... were damaged in an Aug. 7, 1998, bombing. Above, a photo from the day after the attack. (Dave Caulkin / Associated Press) Khaled Fawwaz, who was Al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden's unofficial spokesman in Britain during the 1990s, was convicted ...

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  18. ABC's Sawyer does prime-time prison specialRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... Republican candidate for governor, died Thursday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, a staff member told The Associated Press. This week's federal trial of a former Democratic powerbroker is expected to shed light on the maneuvering behind a ...

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  19. New IS video shows militants smashing ancient Iraq artifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... on a Twitter account used by the group. A professor at the Archaeology College in Mosul confirmed to the Associated Press that the two sites depicted in the video are the city museum and a site known as Nirgal Gate, one of several gates to the ...

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  20. Lost Forever Isis militants smash ancient artifacts in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... on a Twitter account used by the group. A professor at the Archaeology College in Mosul confirmed to the Associated Press that the two sites depicted in the video are the city museum and a site known as Nirgal Gate, one of several gates to the ... 1 comment