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  • Business

    Fading fishermen: A historic industry faces a warming world

    SEABROOK, N.H. (AP) The cod isn't just a fish to David Goethel. It's his identity, his ticket to middle-class life, his link to a historic industry."I paid for my education, my wife's education, my house, my kids' education; my slice of America...

    By Patrick Whittle, Associated Press|

  • Business

    Fading fishermen: A historic industry faces a warming world

    SEABROOK, N.H. (AP) The cod isn't just a fish to David Goethel. It's his identity, his ticket to middle-class life, his link to a historic industry."I paid for my education, my wife's education, my house, my kids' education; my slice of America...

    By Patrick Whittle, Associated Press|

  • Entertainment

    Jon Bon Jovi surprises cancer-stricken fan with guitar, kiss

    TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) A New Jersey woman battling lung cancer has received an unforgettable surprise from one of the state's most famous rockers, Jon Bon Jovi.Rosie Skripkunis says her mother, Carol Cesario, is a lifelong fan of Bon Jovi and...

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  • Lifestyle

    Fake monks? Buddhist leaders warn NYC tourists to be wary

    NEW YORK (AP) New York City Buddhist leaders are sounding the alarm to tourists: Beware the "fake monks."Men in orange robes claiming to be Buddhist monks are approaching visitors to some of the city's most popular attractions, handing them...

    By Michael Balsamo, Associated Press|

  • Business

    Heading out of town: Independence Day travel to break record

    NEW YORK (AP) It's going to be a busy holiday weekend on the nation's highways.A record 43 million Americans are expected to travel this Independence Day weekend, with the overwhelming majority driving, according to AAA, a car lobbying group...

    By Scott Mayerowitz, AP Business Writer|

  • Entertainment

    Winners at Sunday night's BET Awards in Los Angeles

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Winners of the BET Awards, presented Sunday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles:Video of the Year Beyonce, "Formation"Best Male R&B/Pop Artist Bryson TillerBest Female R&B/Pop Artist BeyonceBest Male Hip Hop Artist ...

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  • Business

    Train hits van in Colorado killing 5, including 3 children

    LAS ANIMAS COUNTY, Colo. (AP) Authorities are investigating after an Amtrak train collided with a van killing five people, including three children, in Colorado on Sunday morning.The Colorado State Patrol released a statement saying a 2005...

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  • Business

    USS Constitution Museum to celebrate 40th anniversary

    BOSTON (AP) The USS Constitution Museum is planning to celebrate its 40th anniversary, just in time for the Fourth of July holiday.The celebration, called "A 40 Year Journey," is scheduled for Thursday in the Navy Yard of Boston's Charlestown...

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  • Bombings

    Packed San Francisco gay pride parade honors Orlando

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) The crowd at San Francisco's gay pride parade is cheering a "We are Orlando" group holding blown up photographs of people killed two weeks ago at a nightclub in Florida.Police officers on bikes and on foot, some with...

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  • Accidents and disasters

    Authorities: Man injured by bear at LA-area campground

    LOS ANGELES (AP) Authorities say a man is recovering after being injured by a bear at a Los Angeles-area campground.The sheriff's office reports a small bear tried to enter the man's tent at the Millard Campground above Altadena Saturday at...

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