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July 04, 2019 - 12:30 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — MAD, the long-running satirical magazine that influenced everyone from "Weird Al" Yankovic to the writers of "The Simpsons," will be leaving newsstands after its August issue. Really. The illustrated humor magazine — instantly recognizable by the gap-toothed smiling face of...
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FILE - In this March 4, 2018 file photo, Miami defensive lineman Kendrick Norton runs the 40-yard dash at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis. The Dolphins say Norton suffered injuries in a “serious” car crash. The team said in a statement Thursday, July 4, 2019, that 22-year-old Norton’s injuries aren’t considered life-threatening, but offered few other details. The crash happened late Thursday near Miami.(AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)
July 04, 2019 - 12:28 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Kendrick Norton suffered multiple injuries in a car crash that required his left arm to be amputated. Sports agent Malki Kawa confirmed the injuries in a tweet on Thursday morning. Florida Highway Patrol Lt. Alex Camacho says the Ford F250 Norton was...
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Miki Sudo, right, reacts after eating 31 hot dogs to win the women's competition of Nathan's Famous July Fourth hot dog eating contest, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in New York's Coney Island. (AP Photo/Sarah Stier)
July 04, 2019 - 12:15 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the annual Nathan's Famous July Fourth hot dog eating contest (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Joey "Jaws" Chestnut ate 71 wieners and buns to secure his 12th title at Nathan's Famous annual July Fourth hot dog eating contest. In front of a crowd of fans and facing 17...
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July 04, 2019 - 10:19 am
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter has secured about $355 million from two groups of drugmakers so far in the state's lawsuit against opioid manufacturers. And in the first such case to go to trial, Hunter is trying to make the case that even more money should come Oklahoma'...
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July 04, 2019 - 9:26 am
ALPINE, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say bones in a plastic bag found hanging on the door of a snack stand at a scenic overlook in New Jersey have been identified as human. Bergen County prosecutors say a positive identification of the remains found Monday at the Stateline Lookout overlook in Alpine has...
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Queens district attorney candidate Tiffany Caban responds to questions during a news interview Wednesday, June 26, 2019, in the Queens borough of New York. Either candidate Melinda Katz or Caban would be the first woman to serve as Queens district attorney. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
July 04, 2019 - 8:10 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A primary for Queens district attorney that was already receiving national attention as a proxy for the national fight between different Democratic factions is taking another turn, with a tally of paper ballots reversing the initial results and the close margin forcing an automatic...
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