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  • AP Top Science News At 12:21 a.m. EDT

    2 hours, 1 minute ago

    (AP) $11M deal struck to conserve Colorado River basin NASA to test making rocket fuel ingredient on Mars Study traces dinosaur evolution into early birds See-through mice reveal details of inner anatomy 5 things to know about coal trade, global warming ...

  • AP Top International News At 12:21 a.m. EDT

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    (AP) US, UN announce deal on 72-hour Gaza cease-fire Gaza truce comes after days of pushing for a deal W. Africa Ebola outbreak tops 700 deaths Abbas seeks broad support for war crimes charges Investigators reach Ukraine jet wreckage site Gas ...

  • Heavy Gaza fighting ahead of proposed 3-day truce

    2 hours, 1 minute ago

    (AP) GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Palestinian officials say 17 Palestinians, including 10 members of one family, were killed in Israeli strikes ahead of a planned three-day cease-fire in the Gaza war. Health official Ashraf al-Kidra says the family members ...

  • Judge won't free Russian accused of hacking in US

    2 hours, 3 minutes ago

    (AP) HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — A federal judge in the U.S. territory of Guam denied a motion Thursday to release a Russian lawmaker's son accused of hacking computers inside hundreds of U.S. businesses. U.S. District Court Chief Judge Frances Tydingco-Gatewood ruled ...

  • Solid US job gains expected for 6th straight month

    2 hours, 21 minutes ago

    (AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — With a host of reports this week pointing to a healthier U.S. economy, analysts expect Friday's monthly jobs report to send a similar message. Economists predict that the government will say employers added 225,000 jobs in July, ...

  • Today in History

    2 hours, 22 minutes ago

    (AP) Today is Friday, August 1, the 213th day of 2014. There are 152 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 1, 1944, an uprising broke out in Warsaw, Poland, against Nazi occupation; the revolt lasted two ...

  • Abbas seeks broad support for war crimes charges

    2 hours, 24 minutes ago

    (AP) GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Nearly a month into Israel's fierce assault on Hamas in Gaza, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is facing mounting domestic pressure to seek war crimes charges against Israel at the International Criminal Court. He has ...

  • AP Top Sports News At 11:54 p.m. EDT

    2 hours, 28 minutes ago

    (AP) Price, Lester, Lackey traded in deadline flurry Rich get richer: Price traded to Tigers Defending champion Red Sox trade 5 players Ravens' Rice: His actions 'totally inexcusable' Another decent start for Woods at Firestone Dustin Johnson takes leave of absence ...

  • Pujols' RBI in 13th lifts Angels over Orioles 1-0

    2 hours, 35 minutes ago

    (AP) BALTIMORE (AP) — Albert Pujols hit an RBI single in the 13th inning, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Baltimore Orioles 1-0 Thursday night to avert a three-game series sweep. Tyler Skaggs and six relievers combined on a five-hitter, ...

  • Angels 1, Orioles 0, 13 innings,

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  • Baseball Capsules

    2 hours, 48 minutes ago

    (AP) DETROIT (AP) — Moises Sierra had four hits, and Jose Abreu and Adam Eaton added three apiece to lift the Chicago White Sox to a 7-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Thursday. The game quickly became a secondary concern ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Evening' game

    3 hours ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "All or Nothing Evening" game were: 01-03-04-05-07-10-12-13-17-19 (one, three, four, five, seven, ten, twelve, thirteen, seventeen, nineteen)

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3' game

    3 hours ago

    (AP) PHOENIX (AP) — The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Arizona Lottery's "Pick 3" game were: 0-7-7 (zero, seven, seven) Ticket-holders with all three winning numbers in the order given win the top prize of $500. Lesser amounts ...

  • Tropical Storm Bertha forms in the Atlantic

    3 hours, 1 minute ago

    (AP) MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Bertha has formed, becoming the second named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season. The U.S. Hurricane Center in Miami said the tropical storm's maximum sustained winds Thursday night were near 45 mph (75 kph). The ...

  • Reimold powers Toronto past Houston 6-5

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    (AP) HOUSTON (AP) — Nolan Reimold hit two home runs, including a tiebreaking solo shot in the ninth, and the streaking Toronto Blue Jays rallied for a 6-5 win over the Houston Astros on Thursday night. Reimold's first homer came in ...

  • Tropical Storm Bertha forms in the Atlantic; storm warnings issued for Barbados, Dominica

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    (AP) MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Bertha forms in the Atlantic; storm warnings issued for Barbados, Dominica.

  • US warns against traveling to Ebola-hit countries

    3 hours, 12 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials on Thursday warned Americans not to travel to the three West African countries hit by an outbreak of Ebola. The travel advisory applies to nonessential travel to Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, where ...

  • Deal struck to conserve Colorado River basin

    3 hours, 16 minutes ago

    (AP) DENVER (AP) — The Interior Department and four municipal water providers in the West are contributing $11 million to fund projects aimed at conserving water in the Colorado River basin, which supplies water to about 40 million people in seven ...

  • Royals 6, Twins 3

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    (AP) Minnesota Kansas City ab r h bi ab r h bi DaSntn cf 4 1 1 1 JDyson cf 4 1 1 1 Nunez ss 5 0 0 0 Infante 2b 4 0 0 0 Plouffe 3b 5 0 0 ...

  • Blue Jays 6, Astros 5

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    (AP) Toronto Houston ab r h bi ab r h bi Reyes ss 4 1 2 0 Altuve 2b 4 0 0 0 MeCarr lf 4 0 1 0 Grssmn cf 3 1 2 1 Bautist rf 3 1 1 2 ...

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