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Slaying reopens debate on ransoms

WASHINGTON (AP) -- By rejecting demands for a nine-digit payment to save kidnapped American... More

  • LARA JAKES ELLEN KNICKMEYER Associated Press
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Ice bucket dares challenged

EDGARTOWN, Mass. (AP) -- The ice bucket stops with Obama. Instead of pouring cold water over his... More

  • DARLENE SUPERVILLE Associated Press
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Thursday's Sports In Brief

KENT -- Kent State coach Paul Haynes says players grieving the death of center Jason Bitsko plan... More

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Special ops tried but failed

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama sent special operations troops to Syria this summer on... More

  • JULIE PACE AP White House Correspondent
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House blanks Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Mike Aviles didn't know his numbers against Ricky Nolasco going into... More

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Hoyer gets the nod

BEREA, Ohio (AP) -- Brian Hoyer defied long odds -- and stiff-armed Johnny Football -- to keep... More

  • TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer
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Why did Ferguson explode?

By Associated Press There was little violence after the acquittal of Trayvon Martin's killer last... More

  • JESSE WASHINGTON AP National Writer
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