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Egypt says King Tut's tomb may have hidden chambers

LUXOR, Egypt (AP) — King Tut's tomb may contain hidden chambers, Egypt's antiquities minister said Tuesday, lending support to a new theory that a queen may be buried in the walls of the 3,300 year-old pharaonic mausoleum.

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Why phones break: Screens get stronger, yet we demand more

NEW YORK (AP) — Ask a roomful of people to take out their phones, and you're bound to see several with cracked screens.

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VW the latest in long list of companies caught cheating

WASHINGTON (AP) — Volkswagen is far from the first auto company accused of trying to game required environmental tests.

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Burned as baby, woman finally finds nurse who cared for her

 

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — For 38 years, a few photographs have provided comfort to a woman who suffered terrible burns as a baby and endured years of playground taunts and painful surgeries thereafter.

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Senate vote propels stopgap spending bill; more votes loom

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is on track to pass a spending bill to prevent the government from shutting down this week over the opposition of the most hardline conservative Republicans.

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EPA: Current smog limit inadequate to protect public health

 

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The current federal limit on smog-forming pollution linked to asthma and respiratory illness "is not adequate to protect the public health," a top environmental regulator said Tuesday.

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US, Cuba leaders meet for 2nd time in this year

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Making good on a pledge to change U.S. posture toward Cuba, President Barack Obama opened talks Tuesday with Cuban President Raul Castro, the second time the leaders of the once-estranged nations have met this year.

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South Dakota tribe to open nation's 1st marijuana resort

FLANDREAU, S.D. (AP) — The small South Dakota Indian tribe known as the Flandreau Santee Sioux already has a successful casino, a 120-room hotel and a 240-head buffalo ranch.

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