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    Key Democrat: Senate will uphold Obama on Iran nuke deal

    BALTIMORE (AP) A key Democrat predicted Tuesday that there will be enough votes in the Senate by week's end to uphold an expected veto by President Barack Obama of a resolution disapproving the Iran nuclear deal.Sen. Ben Cardin of Maryland, the...

    By Erica Werner, Associated Press|

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    Facility being built at Rhode Island university collapses

    SMITHFIELD, R.I. (AP) An athletic building under construction at a private university collapsed Tuesday, injuring six construction workers and leaving crumpled steel strewn across the site.Workers were installing steel beams on a new indoor...

    By Jennifer Mcdermott, Associated Press|

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    Baby girl delivered in back of Uber car by Lincoln Tunnel

    NEW YORK (AP) Officials say a baby girl was successfully delivered in the backseat of an Uber car parked at the mouth of the Lincoln Tunnel.The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which operates the tunnel, says the birthing process...

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  • Entertainment

    American anti-dolphin-hunt activist arrested in Japan

    TOKYO (AP) Former "Flipper" trainer Ric O'Barry was released by police late Tuesday after being arrested for not carrying his passport while in Japan to protest a dophin hunt due to begin this week.The activist had been held since Monday night...

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    Dow Jones average sinks 300 points in early trading following weak China manufacturing data

    NEW YORK (AP) Dow Jones average sinks 300 points in early trading following weak China manufacturing data.

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  • Entertainment

    Attorney: Former Jared Foundation chief to plead guilty

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) An attorney says the former director of a foundation created by ex-Subway spokesman Jared Fogle will plead guilty to child pornography charges.Russell Taylor was charged in May with seven counts of production of child...

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  • Entertainment

    Los Angeles City Council poised to vote on 2024 Olympic plan

    LOS ANGELES (AP) A month after Boston's bid for the 2024 Olympic Games collapsed, Los Angeles appears on the verge of stepping in as the replacement U.S. candidate.The City Council is scheduled to vote Tuesday on a proposal to authorize Mayor...

    By Michael Blood, Associated Press|

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    Southwest flight diverted after passengers become disorderly

    CHICAGO (AP) Southwest Airlines says a Chicago-bound flight has been diverted to Texas after a group of passengers became disorderly.The airline says Flight No. 1522 from San Diego was diverted Monday night to Rick Husband Amarillo...

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  • Business

    Yahoo chief Mayer says she's pregnant with twins

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer says she's pregnant with identical twins.Mayer says on a posting on her blog that she and her husband are expecting the twin girls in December."I have some exciting news to share - I'm pregnant!" she...

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  • Business

    Tech Tips: Windows 10 privacy settings worth checking

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Microsoft's new Windows 10 system offers more personalization than before, but it also collects more data than people might be used to on PCs, from contacts and appointments to their physical location and even Wi-Fi...

    By Brandon Bailey, AP Technology Writer|

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