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Police: Priest killed with gun owned by colleague

PHOENIX (AP) — A homeless ex-convict beat a priest with a metal rod in his residence at a Phoenix church then wrestled away a handgun owned by the clergyman before fatally shooting the man's assistant, police said Monday as they announced an arrest in the case.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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Iran nuke talks resume amid huge differences

VIENNA (AP) — With their July 20 target date for a nuclear deal only weeks away, Iran and six world powers are meeting to see if stubborn differences can be overcome.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 17 June 2014

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Starbucks clears college degree path for employees

NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks is giving its baristas a bargain on an online college education.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 June 2014

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Supreme Court rules on 'straw purchaser' law

WASHINGTON (AP) — A divided Supreme Court sided with gun control groups and the Obama administration Monday, ruling that the federal ban on "straw" purchases of guns can be enforced even if the ultimate buyer is legally allowed to own a gun.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 June 2014

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GPS tracking case has left unsettled questions

WASHINGTON (AP) — Judges around the country are grappling with the ripple effects of a 2-year-old Supreme Court ruling on GPS tracking, reaching conflicting conclusions on the case's meaning and tackling unresolved questions that flare in a world where privacy and technology increasingly collide.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 June 2014

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New study aims to rapidly test lung cancer drugs

A bold new way to test cancer drugs started Monday. Like a medical version of speed dating, doctors will sort through multiple experimental drugs and match patients to the one most likely to succeed based on each person's unique tumor gene profile.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 June 2014

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Russia cuts gas supply to Ukraine as tensions soar

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia halted natural gas deliveries to Ukraine on Monday, spurning Ukraine's offer to pay some of its multibillion-dollar gas debt and demanding upfront payments for future supplies.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 June 2014

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Boy on Father's Day visit, 5 others, die in fire

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A teenager on a Father's Day visit to Newark to honor his deceased dad died, along with his mother and four others, when a fast-moving fire ripped through a three-story home early Sunday, authorities and the boy's grandmother said.

Last Updated on Monday, 16 June 2014

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