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Coroner: Man, adult son on plane that collided with F-16

MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (AP) — A man and his adult son were on board a small plane that was destroyed when it collided with an F-16 fighter jet over a rural, sparsely populated area in South Carolina, a coroner said Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 July 2015

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APNewsBreak: Feds propose more safety valves for gas lines

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Obama administration moved Wednesday to significantly expand a requirement for utilities to install inexpensive safety valves on natural gas lines across the U.S. to reduce the risk of deadly explosions.

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Fed officials still cautious in June about rate hikes

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve policymakers last month saw signs that the economy was healing after its winter slump but still wanted more signs of improvement before they began raising interest rates.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 July 2015

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Tough day on markets upended by NYSE outage

NEW YORK (AP) — It was already a tough day in markets when the unexpected hit.

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FBI probing Florida police shooting of man with air rifle

MIAMI (AP) — The FBI has opened an investigation into the fatal 2013 shooting by a South Florida sheriff's deputy of a man who was carrying an air rifle and may have been listening to music through earbuds.

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Russia vetoes UN resolution calling Srebrenica a genocide

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia vetoed a U.N. resolution Wednesday that would have condemned the 1995 massacre of Muslims at Srebrenica during the Bosnian war as a "crime of genocide," saying that singling out the Bosnian Serbs for a war crime would create greater division in the Balkans.

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Millions share story of Baby Doe found dead in Boston Harbor

BOSTON (AP) — In her computer-generated image, she is the picture of innocence: a 4-year-old girl with long brown hair, chubby cheeks and expressive brown eyes. The image has attracted a staggering 45 million views on Facebook as investigators try to identity the child whose remains were found on a Boston Harbor beach nearly two weeks ago.

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AP Source: US agent's gun used in San Francisco pier slaying

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A law enforcement official says the weapon used in the shooting death of a woman on a San Francisco pier belonged to a federal agent — the latest twist in a case that has become a flashpoint in the country's debate over immigration.

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