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Crash between truck, motorcycles leaves 7 dead, 3 injured

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Jagger appears healthy as Rolling Stones rock Soldier Field

Jagger appears healthy as Rolling Stones rock Soldier Field

CHICAGO — Mick Jagger appeared healthy and energetic Friday night as the Rolling Stones launched their North American tour at Chicago's Soldier Field. The 75-year-old frontman ran and skipped along a narrow stage that jutted out into the crowd.

Jury awards $6M in Drew Brees diamond-fraud lawsuit

SAN DIEGO — A jury has awarded more than $6 million to New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees in a lawsuit that claimed a San Diego County jeweler sold him over-priced diamonds.
California launches ad campaign against illegal pot shops

California launches ad campaign against illegal pot shops

LOS ANGELES — Marijuana shoppers are going to be getting a message from California regulators: Go legal.
Cyprus ex-President Dimitris Christofias dead at 72

Cyprus ex-President Dimitris Christofias dead at 72

NICOSIA, Cyprus — Dimitris Christofias, Cyprus' first communist president whose troubled tenure was marked by near financial ruin that necessitated an international rescue, uproar over a deadly Iranian munitions blast and failure to end the country's
Explosions, fire rock US oil refinery; gas prices could rise

Explosions, fire rock US oil refinery; gas prices could rise

PHILADELPHIA — Explosions and a blaze at the largest oil refinery on the East Coast sent a fireball into the sky and shook homes before dawn Friday, though authorities reported only a few minor injuries and said the air was safe to breathe.
Judge orders special prosecutor to examine Smollett probe

Judge orders special prosecutor to examine Smollett probe

CHICAGO — A judge decided to appoint a special prosecutor Friday to investigate the decision by Cook County prosecutors to dismiss all charges against actor Jussie Smollett, who was accused of lying to the police by claiming he was the victim of a ra
Family: Man killed in LA hit-and-run was Holocaust survivor

Family: Man killed in LA hit-and-run was Holocaust survivor

LOS ANGELES — Police said they are looking for a driver in a hit-and-run that killed a 91-year-old Holocaust survivor in Los Angeles.
Cardi B hit with new felony charges in strip club brawl

Cardi B hit with new felony charges in strip club brawl

NEW YORK — Grammy-winning rapper Cardi B was charged Friday with new felony charges in a fight last year at a New York City strip club.
District 12 of 'The Hunger Games' is now a historic place

District 12 of 'The Hunger Games' is now a historic place

RALEIGH, N.C. — What would the folks in the Capitol think? District 12 is now on the National Register of Historic Places.