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500 cows rustled from New Zealand farm in unusual case

New Zealand police are investigating the unusual case of 500 cows being stolen from a South Island farm
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Nevada congressman hospitalized after heart attack

A spokesman for Nevada Rep. Cresent Hardy says the Republican congressman is recovering after suffering a heart attack
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Bangladesh court upholds death sentence in war-crimes case

Bangladesh's Supreme Court has rejected a final appeal by a top Islamist party leader convicted of war crimes in the country's independence war against Pakistan confirming the death sentence given earlier by a special tribunal
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Offshore wind sails forward, but a different story on land

Offshore wind sails forward, but a different story on land

Rhode Island is making history for its first-in-the-nation offshore wind farm, but erecting turbines on land is still a challenge
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Prayer or politics? Evangelist rallying Christians in Boston

Prayer or politics? Evangelist rallying Christians in Boston

The son of famed evangelist Billy Graham is holding a mass prayer rally in Boston as part of a 50-state tour to urge evangelicals to vote
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Australian Parliament sits for first time since election

Australia's Parliament has met for the first time since the conservative government narrowly won an election almost two months ago and as an opinion poll shows Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's popularity falling
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There they are: 52 Miss America contestants in Atlantic City

There they are: the 52 Miss America contestants, on the Atlantic City Boardwalk
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AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EDT

AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EDT
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Brazil's Rousseff defends self ahead of Senate's ouster vote

Brazil's Rousseff defends self ahead of Senate's ouster vote

Brazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff mounts a forceful defense at her impeachment trial, blasting her critics ahead of a Senate vote that could come Tuesday on whether to remove her from office permanently
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Brazil's Rousseff defends self ahead of Senate's ouster vote

Brazil's Rousseff defends self ahead of Senate's ouster vote

Brazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff mounts a forceful defense at her impeachment trial, blasting her critics ahead of a Senate vote that could come Tuesday on whether to remove her from office permanently
Updated: 2 hours ago