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    Derailed train bursts into flames in southwest Indiana

    PRINCETON, Ind. (AP) A freight train derailed and several train cars caught fire in southwest Indiana, forcing the mandatory evacuation of nearby homes and businesses.The Gibson County Sheriff's Office says in a statement the train derailed...

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  • Entertainment

    Michael Jackson's elephant escapes enclosure at Florida zoo

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) An elephant that once lived at Michael Jackson's Neverland Ranch briefly escaped its enclosure at a Florida zoo.The Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens posted on Facebook that Ali the bull elephant wandered through a gate that...

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  • Business

    Overtime pay for prison nurses costs millions of tax dollars

    CLEVELAND (AP) Thousands of hours of overtime worked by Ohio prison nurses in recent years have cost taxpayers millions of dollars.The Plain Dealer reports overtime for registered nurses in the prison system has increased by nearly 60 percent...

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  • Business

    Nonprofit helps fund projects at Death Valley, Great Basin

    LAS VEGAS (AP) A conservation nonprofit that previously raised $80 million is using more funds to make improvements at some of the most popular national parks in Nevada a reality.The San Francisco-based Fund for People in Parks has raised more...

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  • News

    The Latest: 1 dead, 20 injured in shooting at arts festival

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) The Latest on the shooting at a New Jersey arts festival (all times local):7:40 a.m.A local prosecutor says that one suspect is dead and 20 other people are injured, including four critically, after a shooting at an all-night...

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  • News

    1 dead, 20 injured in shooting New Jersey arts festival

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) Shooting broke out at an all-night art festival in Trenton, New Jersey, early Sunday, sending people stampeding from the scene and leaving one suspect dead and 20 people injured, a local prosecutor said.Mercer County...

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  • News

    Prosecutor: 1 suspect dead and 20 people injured, four of them critically, in shooting at New Jersey arts festival

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) Prosecutor: 1 suspect dead and 20 people injured, four of them critically, in shooting at New Jersey arts festival .

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  • News

    Overdose death toll declines in county hit hard by opioids

    CINCINNATI (AP) A hard-hit Ohio county that expanded availability of naloxone during the opioid epidemic has been seeing a decline in its overdose death toll.Hamilton County's program of increasing overdose antidote availability and quick...

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  • News

    California ER doctor seen on video mocking patient suspended

    LOS GATOS, Calif. (AP) A Northern California emergency room doctor has been suspended after cursing and mocking a man who said he had an anxiety attack.The San Jose Mercury News reports that Dr. Beth Keegstra, a contract doctor with El Camino...

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  • Business

    Kansas woman says city wants $132K for toppled sculpture

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) A Kansas mother says an insurance company wants her family to pay $132,000 after her 5-year-old son accidentally knocked over a sculpture at a city community center.Sarah Goodman tells the Kansas City Star the incident...

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