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APNewsBreak: Scientists send coral reef plea to Australia

HONOLULU (AP) -- As the largest international gathering of coral reef experts comes to a close, scientists have sent a letter to Australian officials calling for action to save the world's reefs, which are being rapidly damaged....
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Atlas rocket launches for 1st time since March grounding

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) -- America's Atlas rockets are flying again, successfully launching a communications satellite for the Navy....
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New England cottontail making a comeback in the region

DOVER, N.H. (AP) -- From their enclosures at zoos in New York and Rhode Island, the New England cottontail offers a cute distraction for visitors....
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Can Google Glass help autistic children read faces?

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -- Like many autistic children, Julian Brown has trouble reading emotions in people's faces, one of the biggest challenges for people with the neurological disorder....
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Teacher recalls battle with tornado that killed 98 in China

YANCHENG, China (AP) -- Teacher Guo Haimei said the ferocious wind, blacked with dust and debris, seemed to descend out of nowhere onto her kindergarten and its 120 pupils....
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Skeletons, coins found in dig of ancient Pompeii shop

ROME (AP) -- Italian and French archaeologists have discovered four skeletons and gold coins in the ruins of an ancient shop on the outskirts of Pompeii, officials said Friday....
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Daring flight removes 2 sick workers from South Pole station

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) --   Two people who fell ill while working at the U.S. research station at the South Pole have been evacuated by a small plane that made the daring rescue flight in Antarctica's harsh winter....
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Solar-powered plane lands in Spain

SEVILLE, Spain (AP) -- An experimental solar-powered airplane landed in Spain Thursday, completing an unprecedented three-day flight across the Atlantic in the latest leg of its globe-circling voyage....
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Firm: California spill went undetected due to pipeline work

VENTURA, Calif. (AP) -- The operator of a pipeline that spewed tens of thousands of gallons of crude oil into a Southern California ravine says it didn't detect the leak because the line was down for maintenance....
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New Mexico sues Colorado over huge 2015 mine waste spill

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- New Mexico is suing the state of Colorado, saying its northern neighbor should be held responsible for the contamination from a massive mine waste spill last year as well as decades of toxic drainage from mines near the headwaters of a shared river....
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