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Red Bull heir enjoys jet-set life 4 years after hit-and-run

BANGKOK (AP) -- The Ferrari driver who allegedly slammed into a motorcycle cop, dragged him along the road and then sped away from the mangled body took just hours to find, as investigators followed a drip, drip, drip trail of brake fluid up a street, down an alley, and into the gated estate of one of Thailand's richest families....
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Red Bull heir enjoys jet-set life 4 years after hit-and-run

BANGKOK (AP) -- The Ferrari driver who allegedly slammed into a motorcycle cop, dragged him along the road and then sped away from the mangled body took just hours to find, as investigators followed a drip, drip, drip trail of brake fluid up a street, down an alley, and into the gated estate of one of Thailand's richest families....
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Russian protest leader Alexei Navalny gets 15 days in jail

MOSCOW (AP) -- The wave of nationwide demonstrations that shook Russia's long dormant political scene over the weekend showed a new face of protest: mostly teenage demonstrators driven by accusations of high-level official corruption, glaring amid the nation's painful two-year recession....
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Official: Canada expected to legalize marijuana by July 2018

TORONTO (AP) -- Canadians should be able to smoke marijuana legally by July 1, 2018, a senior government official said Monday....
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Juror: Penn State ex-president's email was key evidence

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A juror who voted to convict Penn State's former president of child endangerment said that the defendant's own words in a 2001 email amounted to some of the strongest evidence against him....
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Dent sees focused bipartisan efforts to overhaul health care

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- U.S. Rep. Charlie Dent of Pennsylvania gave a withering assessment of the Republican effort to undo President Barack Obama's signature health care law Monday, saying coalitions weren't built, its complexity was underestimated and artificial deadlines were set....
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Prosecutors fight Cosby bid to query 2,000 potential jurors

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Prosecutors in Bill Cosby's sex assault case in Pennsylvania objected Monday to defense efforts to prescreen as many as 2,000 potential jurors....
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Judge midtrial throws out Pennsylvania pay-to-play case

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A federal judge on Monday threw out a case in the FBI's wide-ranging pay-to-play investigation of Pennsylvania government, acquitting a wealthy investment adviser accused of bribing ex-state treasurer Rob McCord to get lucrative contracts to manage public dollars....
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Man sentenced in purchase of bullets used in killing rampage

ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) -- A man accused of buying the bullets another man used to kill three people at random has been sentenced to 12 to 40 years in prison....
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Health care consultant eyes GOP gubernatorial nomination

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- A health care systems consultant from suburban Pittsburgh who is a newcomer to politics is considering running for the Republican nomination for governor....
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Landowners to continue fight to drill near Delaware River

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) -- Despite an adverse legal ruling, landowners in northeastern Pennsylvania are planning to continue their fight to drill for natural gas in the Delaware River watershed....
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Zambelli paying $200,000 for not reporting stolen fireworks

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A 124-year-old Pennsylvania fireworks business will pay a $200,000 penalty after pleading guilty to failing to report more than 63,000 fireworks that were stolen nearly three years ago....
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Police: Rock thrown through Philadelphia synagogue window

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Police say a rock was thrown through a stained glass window of a northeast Philadelphia synagogue that has been repeatedly damaged by vandalism in recent months....
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Cannonballs found at old civil war arsenal in Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Authorities in western Pennsylvania say a construction crew found a cache of buried cannonballs at the site of an old civil war arsenal in Pittsburgh....
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