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Saturday, Jul 4, 2015 - 8:52am

Forgiveness of Charleston church shooter prompts discussion

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- Under an outdoor tent a few blocks from Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, Sharon Simmons paused while cleaning up from the previous night's revival to ponder the idea of forgiving the white man accused of killing nine of the historic black church's members, including the pastor....

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Saturday, Jul 4, 2015 - 3:13am

Government faces burden in proving airlines worked together

WASHINGTON (AP) -- As the Justice Department launches an investigation into possible collusion in the airline industry, experts say the government faces the burden of proving that carriers were deliberately signaling business decisions to each other....

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Saturday, Jul 4, 2015 - 3:02am

66 riders safely evacuated after 400-foot Ferris wheel stops

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- A technical crew with The Orlando Eye safely evacuated all 66 stranded riders from the largest Ferris wheel on East Coast, an incident that shut down the attraction that towers 400 feet over central Florida, authorities said....

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Saturday, Jul 4, 2015 - 1:06am

America welcomes July 4 with hot dogs, cool music, cold beer

As the nation gears up to celebrate America's birthday, here are some Fourth of July highlights from around the country:...

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Friday, Jul 3, 2015 - 11:05pm

Eager eaters weigh-in ahead of NYC July 4 hot dog contest

NEW YORK (AP) -- Contestants have hit the scales ahead of the annual July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Coney Island's Nathan's Famous....

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Friday, Jul 3, 2015 - 10:27pm

Hundreds of Arizona inmates to be moved following riot

KINGMAN, Ariz. (AP) -- About 700 inmates at an Arizona prison were being moved to new locations Friday after disturbances on consecutive days left their housing units uninhabitable....

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