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Fed will likely signal no rate hike anytime soon

WASHINGTON (AP) — The global economy has slumped. Turmoil has gripped financial markets. And the U.S. job market, despite steady gains, still isn't fully healthy.

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Toyota tops Consumer Reports reliability rankings

 

DETROIT (AP) — Toyota continues its winning streak atop Consumer Reports' annual reliability rankings.

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Hospital: Teen wounded in school shooting dies

MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) — One of the teenagers wounded in a Washington state high school shooting died Sunday night, raising the number of fatalities from when a student opened fire in a cafeteria to three.

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New home test shakes up colon cancer screening

 

Starting Monday, millions of people who have avoided colon cancer screening can get a new home test that's noninvasive and doesn't require the icky preparation most other methods do.

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UN expert: Keep up hope amid climate change battle

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A top U.N. climate change expert urged world governments Monday not to be overcome by hopelessness as they negotiate a new agreement to fight global warming.

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Tribe reels from Washington state school shooting

TULALIP, Wash. (AP) — A close-knit community on the Tulalip Indian Reservation has struggled to find answers following the shooting at a high school on Washington's Puget Sound in which a young gunman from a prominent family opened fire, killing one person and injuring four others — including two of his cousins.

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Before US, gay marriage accepted in parts of world

LONDON (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court's refusal this month to review rulings that overturned bans on same-sex marriage marked a milestone in gay rights in the United States. Around the world, many countries have come to accept such unions as part of the tapestry of everyday life. But there are still pockets of resistance. Here is a look at some countries that have made same-sex marriage common practice:

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Poll: Neighbors key to coping with disasters

HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) — Neighbor helping neighbor. Trust in a community. Looking out for each other.

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