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Pa. man charged with burning girlfriend's son, 7

Updated: 07/15/2013 - A western Pennsylvania man is facing charges for allegedly dousing a 7-year-old boy with flammable liquid and then doing nothing when his shirt caught on fire.

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Fans mourn 'Glee' actor Cory Monteith

Updated: 07/15/2013 - A "Glee" fan convention in England ended up being an impromptu memorial of song and dance after fans learned of the death of co-star Cory Monteith.

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Twinkies return to shelves nationwide

Updated: 07/15/2013 - A Lexington Walmart was one of the first stores to bring Hostess' Twinkies back to its shelves over the weekend.

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Box office: 'Despicable Me 2' holds top spot

Posted: 07/15/2013 - The animated sequel "Despicable Me 2" was No. 1 at the box office this weekend, with $44.8 million in domestic ticket sales Friday through Sunday.

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Tyson Gay tests positive for banned substance

Updated: 07/14/2013 - American 100-meter record holder Tyson Gay has tested positive for a banned substance and says he will pull out of the world championships next month in Moscow.

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JK Rowling revealed as writer behind crime novel

Updated: 07/14/2013 - J.K. Rowling has pulled off some impressive literary wizardry: She has managed to gain acclaim for writing a detective novel without anyone knowing she had penned it.

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Abortion back at forefront ahead of 2014 elections

Updated: 07/14/2013 - Republicans have no immediate hope of overturning the U.S. Supreme Court's decades-old decision legalizing abortion, so they're increasingly pushing legislation to restrict the procedure.

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UK agency: 787 fire not caused by battery fault

Posted: 07/13/2013 - A British governmental body investigating a fire on an empty Boeing 787 aircraft at London's Heathrow Airport says there is no evidence it was caused by faulty batteries.

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Across tobacco country, crops wilt from rain

Posted: 07/13/2013 - Kentucky farmer Jason Elliott had one of his best stands of burley tobacco growing until the rains started. Five days and seven inches of precipitation later, about a quarter of his crop was ruined.

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23 injured during stampede at Spanish bull run

Updated: 07/13/2013 - The penultimate bull run of Spain's San Fermin festival left at least 23 people injured Saturday, when thrill-seekers fleeing the beasts were crushed at the narrow entrance to the bullring, officials said. Two of the injuries were gorings.

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Russia: no asylum application from Snowden

Posted: 07/13/2013 - Russian immigration officials say they have not received an application from Edward Snowden, the U.S. National Security Agency leaker who wants to get asylum in Russia.

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Countries seek to bring home Guantanamo detainees

Updated: 07/13/2013 - President Barack Obama's renewed push to close the U.S. detention center at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, has triggered diplomatic maneuvering from U.S. allies eager to bring home long-held detainees.

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