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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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LeBron, Cavs hold off Hawks 104-93 in Game 1

LeBron, Cavs hold off Hawks 104-93 in Game 1

LeBron James scored 25 points, Kyrie Irving added 21 and the Cavaliers withstood Atlanta's comeback for a 104-93 win in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference second-round series
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Asian stocks mostly higher following US lead

Asian stocks mostly higher following US lead

Asian stocks were mostly up Tuesday after U.S. stock indexes moved solidly higher, recovering some of last week's steep declines
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Argentina prosecutor asks probe of ex-president and son

A federal prosecutor in Argentina is asking that former President Cristina Fernandez and her son be investigated in a money laundering and tax evasion probe
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White House: Obama not offended by comedian's language

White House: Obama not offended by comedian's language

The White House says President Obama didn't take offense at comedian's use of a racial slur du
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Survey: China manufacturing slowed in April

A survey says Chinese manufacturing activity weakened in April and factories cut employment despite government stimulus efforts
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DOJ: South Dakota long-term care system violates federal law

A U.S. Justice Department investigation has found that South Dakota is violating federal law by unnecessarily relying on nursing facilities to serve people with disabilities
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2016 James Beard restaurant and chef award winners

2016 James Beard restaurant and chef award winners
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Los Angeles chef, Chicago's Alinea win big at Beard Awards

Los Angeles chef, Chicago's Alinea win big at Beard Awards

Los Angeles chef Suzanne Goin took home the outstanding chef award, and Chicago's Alinea won outstanding restaurant at this year's James Beard Awards
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Dreams can come true: Leicester wins English soccer title

Dreams can come true: Leicester wins English soccer title

Leicester City completes one of most unexpected feats in sports history, clinching English soccer title for first time in its 132-year history
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