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    Actor Roger Moore 'heartbroken' over death of stepdaughter

    Roger Moore has announced the death of his stepdaughter, Christina Knudsen.The 88-year-old former James Bond actor says on social media and his official website that Knudsen died at age 47 Monday following a battle with cancer. The announcements...

    By The Associated Press|

  • Environment

    Black-footed ferrets return to where they held out in wild

    MEETEETSE, Wyo. (AP) A nocturnal species of weasel with a robber-mask-like marking across its eyes has returned to the remote ranchlands of western Wyoming where the critter almost went extinct more than 30 years ago.Wildlife officials on...

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  • Business

    Nightclub shooting latest for city seeing rise in violence

    FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) A couple of doors down from Club Blu, where a young man and a 14-year-old boy were killed while attending a teen party, shop owner Idis Edouard hoisted a rod above his head to gently move a girl's blue dress aside."The...

    By Tamara Lush, Associated Press|

  • Entertainment

    47 people arrested at Guns N' Roses concerts in New Jersey

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) Police say more than 40 people were arrested at two Guns N' Roses concerts in New Jersey over the weekend on a variety of charges including assaulting police and selling items without a permit.Police tell The Record...

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  • Health

    Wish granted: Six-year-old boy is garbage man for a day

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Ethan Dean has always dreamed of being a garbage man. He never tires of playing with toy garbage trucks and loves to watch the real ones drive past his house.On Tuesday, the 6-year-old with cystic fibrosis got his wish,...

    By Darcy Costello, Associated Press|

  • Environment

    Washington scientist launches effort to digitize all fish

    SEATTLE (AP) University of Washington biology professor Adam Summers no longer has to coax hospital staff to use their CT scanners so he can visualize the inner structures of sting ray and other fish.Last fall, he installed a small computed...

    By Phuong Le, Associated Press|

  • News

    Boston boy found dead after wandering away from summer camp

    BOSTON (AP) Police are trying to determine how an 8-year-old boy wandered away unnoticed from a city-run summer camp at a Boston beach and ended up dead, his body found five hours later in the water."This is the worst part of our job. Dealing...

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  • Environment

    Black-footed ferrets return to where they held out in wild

    MEETEETSE, Wyo. (AP) A nocturnal species of weasel with a robber-mask-like marking across its eyes has returned to the remote ranchlands of western Wyoming where the critter almost went extinct more than 30 years ago.Wildlife officials on...

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  • Environment

    The Latest: Black-footed ferrets released near Yellowstone

    MEETEETSE, Wyo. (AP) The Latest on the release of black-footed ferrets in an area of Wyoming where they almost went extinct. (all times local):9:30 p.m.Black-footed ferrets are back in an area of western Wyoming where they almost went extinct...

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  • Environment

    California wildfire forces shutdown of famed Big Sur parks

    BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) California's signature parks along the Big Sur coastline that draw thousands of daily visitors were closed Tuesday as one of the state's two major wildfires threatened the scenic region at the height of the summer tourism...

    By Terence Chea And John Antczak, Associated Press|

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