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‘Hunger Games’ salute used as protest in Thailand

A protester flashes three fingers, representing liberty, brotherhood and equality, during an anti-coup demonstration at a shopping mall in Bangkok, Thailand Sunday, June 1, 2014. Hundreds of demonstrators shouting “Freedom!” and “Democracy!” gathered...
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Spurs’ Parker plans to play in NBA Finals Game 1

San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker wipes his brow between plays against the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first half of Game 6 of the Western Conference finals NBA basketball playoff series, in Oklahoma City, Saturday, May 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki) San Antonio Spurs guard...

‘Sixties’ a bright spot for CNN

NEW YORK (AP) — During some perilous times for the cable news networks, CNN is relieved to find there’s still some resonance to the 1960s. The first of a series of look-backs at the decade that CNN is planning to air, this one focused on television, reached 1.39...

AT&T says DirecTV deal would let it build fiber

NEW YORK (AP) — In an attempt to curry favor with regulators, AT&T Inc. said Tuesday that if it’s allowed to buy satellite broadcaster DirecTV, it will be able to afford an expansion of fiber connections into more homes to boost their Internet connection speeds....

Official: GWAR frontman died of heroin overdose

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Virginia medical examiner’s office says Dave Brockie, the frontman for the heavy metal band GWAR, died of an accidental heroin overdose. Brockie — who went by the stage name Oderus Urungus — was found dead in his Richmond...
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Stocks edge lower; Hillshire bidding war heats up

FILE – This Aug. 9, 2011 photo shows a Wall Street street sign near the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. U.S. stock futures are heading lower in early trading Tuesday, June 3, 2014, a day after major indexes reached new highs. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File) FILE...
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Arizona abortion restrictions to remain blocked

FILE– In this Feb. 26, 2014, file photo, Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer appears at a press conference at the Arizona Capitol in Phoenix. A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that Arizona’s regulations restricting abortion drugs appear to be an unconstitut...

Severe weather in Midwest packs baseball-size hail

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Large hail has been reported in Nebraska as severe weather with a potential for tornadoes moves through a swath of Midwest states. The National Weather Service says the highest risk for severe weather Tuesday is centered in parts of northern and...
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Woman: Murder victim was to be beau’s sex offering

Kathryn McDonough weeps as she testifies Tuesday June 3, 2014 in Strafford Sounty Superior Court in Dover, N.H. how she was tied up, blind folded and had abusive sex as punishment be her then boyfriend Seth Mazzaglia. McDonough is the state’s key witness against her former...
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French semis: Sharapova-Bouchard, Djokovic-Gulbis

Russia’s Maria Sharapova reacts before defeating Spain’s Garbine Muguruza during their quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, in Paris, France, Tuesday, June 3, 2014. Sharapova won 1-6, 7-5, 6-1. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)...