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Awards stolen from Roger Maris Museum

Awards stolen from Roger Maris Museum

An ornate prize belt that has been awarded to some of America's top professional athletes was stolen early Tuesday from the Roger Maris Museum
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Actress who played TV psychic Miss Cleo dies of cancer at 53

The actress who became famous playing the Jamaican psychic Miss Cleo in television infomercials dies of cancer at 53
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Transgender teen asks court not to bar him from restroom

An attorney for a transgender teen in Virginia is urging the U.S. Supreme Court not to bar a transgender male from using the boys restroom when he returns to school this fall
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Celebrity golf fan arrested after touching Justin Timberlake

A California man was arrested for disorderly conduct after Justin Timberlake said he got too physical with him last weekend during the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship at Lake Tahoe
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Powerball jackpot $422 million after months without winner

The Powerball jackpot has soared to $422 million thanks to nearly three months without a winner of the big prize
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Tesla opens Gigafactory to expand battery production, sales

Tesla opens Gigafactory to expand battery production, sales

It's Tesla Motors' biggest bet yet: A massive, $5 billion factory in the Nevada desert that could almost double the world's production of lithium-ion batteries by 2018
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Favored by Obama, TPP deal draws ire at Dem, GOP conventions

Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal is the unlikely villain at both political conventions
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Indiana prosecutor to seek death penalty in 'Purge' killings

A prosecutor says he'll seek the death penalty against an Indianapolis man who he says killed three people in four days in May attacks inspired by the horror movie "The Purge."
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IMF reaches staff-level accord with Moldova for $179M loan

The International Monetary Fund says it has reached an agreement with Moldova for a $179 million, 3-year loan arrangement conditional on the government carrying out reforms
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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

How the Dow Jones industrial average and other major stock indexes fared on Tuesday
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