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  • News

    Wisconsin appeals court reinstates spa shooting lawsuit

    MADISON, Wis. (AP) A state appeals court reinstated a lawsuit Thursday against a website that facilitated the purchase of a gun used in a mass shooting in suburban Milwaukee five years ago, rejecting arguments that federal law absolves the...

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  • News

    Boy who has autism builds model of Titanic out of Legos

    PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (AP) A 26-foot-long (8 meter) model of the Titanic made out of 56,000 Legos built by a boy in Iceland who has autism can now be seen in the U.S.The model of the ocean liner is on display through 2020 at the Titanic Museum...

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  • Crime

    8,000 Disneyland tickets stolen from youth farming group

    GALT, Calif. (AP) Authorities say thieves made off with 8,000 Disneyland tickets when they stole a box trailer from a youth agricultural education organization.The California Highway Patrol says the trailer is owned by Future Farmers of America...

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  • Entertainment

    High winds delay opening of Coachella festival camping

    INDIO, Calif. (AP) High wind warnings are posted for Southern California's mountains and deserts, and the blustery gusts are impacting people with plans to arrive early for the second weekend of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.The...

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  • Entertainment

    The Latest: $800,000 in Disneyland tickets stolen from group

    GALT, Calif. (AP) The Latest on the theft in Northern California of 8,000 Disneyland tickets (all times local):11 a.m.The executive director of a California youth farming organization says 8,000 stolen Disneyland tickets were worth about...

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  • News

    Deputies: Pair brought gun to ultrasound school

    PENSACOLA, Fla. (AP) Sheriff's deputies in Florida stopped a man and woman from entering a technical college after someone called warning that the pair wanted to "take over the school by force."Administrative director Greg Davis says the...

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  • Business

    'Pharma Bro' arrives at low-security federal prison

    FORT DIX, N.J. (AP) The pharmaceutical-industry entrepreneur vilified for jacking up the price of a life-saving drug has been placed in a low-security federal prison in New Jersey.Martin Shkreli was moved Tuesday from the Brooklyn Metropolitan...

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  • Oddities

    California tortoise with cracked shell gets $4,000 repair

    SAN DIEGO (AP) A wayward tortoise that cracked its shell after falling off a 10-foot wall in California is recovering after vets used screws, zip ties and denture material to repair it.San Diego County Animal Services Director Dan DeSousa says...

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  • Business

    Condemned Northern California house sells for $1.23 million

    FREMONT, Calif. (AP) A condemned Northern California house with holes in the roof and mildew in the pipes sold last month for $1.23 million, a price tag that highlights how a housing shortage is fueling skyrocketing home prices in the San...

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  • News

    Love letter to Barbara Bush recalled after her death

    HOUSTON (AP) A love letter George H.W. Bush wrote to then-fiance Barbara Pierce offers a glimpse into the couple's relationship when Bush was serving in the Navy during World War II.The handwritten letter is getting attention with the death of...

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