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Iraqi forces push into Fallujah as IS bombings kill 24

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraqi forces started pushing into the city of Fallujah on Monday as a wave of bombings claimed by the Islamic State group in Baghdad and near the Iraqi capital killed at least 24 people....
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Iraqi forces push into Fallujah as IS bombings kill 24

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraqi forces started pushing into the city of Fallujah on Monday as a wave of bombings claimed by the Islamic State group in Baghdad and near the Iraqi capital killed at least 24 people....
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Mexican soccer player Alan Pulido rescued after kidnapping

CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico (AP) -- Mexican police have rescued kidnapped soccer player Alan Pulido, who appeared with a bandaged hand at a brief press conference Monday to declare that he was fine....
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Bleaching kills third of coral in Great Barrier Reef's north

SYDNEY (AP) -- Mass bleaching has killed more than a third of the coral in the northern and central parts of Australia's Great Barrier Reef, though corals to the south have escaped with little damage, scientists said on Monday....
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Striking Verizon workers to return Wednesday; deal inked

NEW YORK (AP) -- Nearly 40,000 striking Verizon employees will return to work Wednesday after reaching a tentative contract agreement that includes 1,300 new call center jobs, nearly 11 percent in raises over four years and the first contract for Verizon wireless store workers, a union said Monday....
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Girl shocked in backyard pool remains in critical condition

MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a girl was critically injured when she and seven other children were shocked in a backyard pool in central Pennsylvania....
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After Gamergate, female video game developers on the rise

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Students from an all-female arts college in Philadelphia attended a conference for video game developers last year and, without even trying, they stood out....
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Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Beer-buying Pennsylvanians are seeing a growing number of options where they can pick up a six-pack or two, though Pennsylvania still remains home to some of the nation's most restrictive beer sales laws....
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As charters grow, public schools see sharp enrollment drop

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Standing before the Los Angeles Unified School Board, Susan Zoller delivered a startling assessment: More than 100,000 students in the nation's second-largest district were now enrolled in charters, draining more than $500 million from the budget in a single academic year....
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Cops: Lost couple cuts chain to enter nuclear plant property

DELTA, Pa. (AP) -- A couple who got lost in Pennsylvania while driving to New York entered the property of a nuclear plant by cutting a chain at a gate, apparently in a quest to get back on the right road, authorities said....
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Horse tosses rodeo performer off back, tramples him to death

PILESGROVE, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey authorities say a horse tossed a rodeo performer off its back in front of a crowd of thousands and then trampled him to death....
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A veteran's race against time to return WWI Purple Hearts

ST. ALBANS, Vt. (AP) -- A group that seeks to reunite lost Purple Hearts with service members or their descendants is embarking on an ambitious project: to return 100 such medals or certificates earned in World War I before the 100th anniversary next April of the United States' entry into the conflict....
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Couple found dead in apparent murder-suicide identified

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Authorities in western Pennsylvania have identified a couple found dead in a Pittsburgh home in an apparent murder-suicide....
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Long road to Cup Final ends for rebuilt Sharks and Penguins

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- It wasn't supposed to take the San Jose Sharks this long to reach their first Stanley Cup Final. It wasn't supposed to take this long for Sidney Crosby to guide the Pittsburgh Penguins back to a destination many figured they'd become a fixture at after winning it all in 2009....
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