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    Teens wearing leggings barred from United flight

    DENVER (AP) Two teenage girls were barred by a gate agent from boarding a United Airlines flight from Denver to Minneapolis on Sunday because they were wearing leggings, according to a spokesman for the airline.The girls, whose ages were not...

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  • Entertainment

    Actress, producer-writer of 'Orange Is The New Black' marry

    PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) An actress and producer-writer from "Orange Is The New Black" have married.Actress Samira Wiley, who plays the character Poussey Washington on the Netflix show, and Lauren Morelli wedded Saturday in Palm Springs, where...

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  • Lifestyle

    Los Angeles goes car free for a day for CicLAvia

    LOS ANGELES (AP) It's a car free day in parts of LA.Some six miles of streets in neighborhoods from Culver City to Venice Beach are closed to motor vehicles Sunday as the city's latest celebration of the CicLAvia (sick-luh-VEE'-uh) festival...

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  • News

    Antidepressant dose doubled before girl streamed her suicide

    MIAMI (AP) A month before a South Florida foster child live-streamed her suicide on Facebook Live, a doctor doubled her dosage of an antidepressant.The Miami Herald (http://hrld.us/2nCPVN9 ) reported Sunday that Zoloft was the antidepressant...

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  • Business

    Seattle plant failure dumps millions of gallons of sewage

    SEATTLE (AP) Millions of gallons of raw sewage and untreated runoff have poured into the United States' second-largest estuary since a massive sewage treatment plant experienced equipment failures that forced it to stop fully treating Seattle's...

    By Phuong Le, Associated Press|

  • News

    Medical pot bill in S. Carolina bolstered by conservatives

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) Several conservative lawmakers in South Carolina have thrown their support behind medical marijuana legislation.Rep. Eric Bedingfield once shunned all marijuana use, but when his eldest son's six-year struggle with opioid...

    By Seanna Adcox, Associated Press|

  • Lifestyle

    Report: University leader got fitness freebies

    BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) The outgoing leader of the University of California's Berkeley campus improperly accepted free benefits, mostly related to personal fitness, an investigation found.A report released Friday was heavily blacked out, but the...

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  • Business

    For some airline passengers, new warnings bring new hurdles

    NEW YORK (AP) As far as the indignities of modern air travel go, the latest ban on laptops and tablets on some international flights falls somewhere between taking off shoes at the security checkpoint and testing baby food and milk for bomb...

    By Barbara Ortutay, AP Technology Writer|

  • Business

    Poker tables keep decreasing on Nevada casino floors

    LAS VEGAS (AP) When the Monte Carlo casino closes its eight-table poker room in about a month as part of a $450 million overhaul, the Las Vegas Strip will be down nearly a quarter of the tables it had a decade ago.Casinos constantly adjust...

    By Regina Garcia Cano, Associated Press|

  • Environment

    Bigfoot in the Blues? Oregon man to search in Blue Mountains

    BAKER CITY, Ore. (AP) There's a plaster cast of a footprint on the wall of Scott Violette's basement and it's the sort of thing that could give a kid nightmares for weeks.Violette, who lives in Baker City, Oregon, is wearing a camouflage cap...

    By Jayson Jacoby, The Baker City Herald|

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