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    Tropical Storm Andres expected to become a hurricane

    MIAMI (AP) — The first named tropical storm of the eastern Pacific hurricane season is expected to soon become a hurricane far off Mexico's coast. Full Story
    Strong earthquake strikes off Alaska coast
    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A strong earthquake has struck in a remote region off the coast of Alaska and officials say there is no tsunami threat or immediate report of damage. Full Story

    Toughest words aren't tough enough for 2 spelling bee champs
    OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — For the second straight year, the Scripps National Spelling Bee ended with co-champions each holding onto one side of the golden trophy while they were showered with confetti. Full Story

    Psychiatrist: Colorado shooter knew what he was doing
    CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — James Holmes was mentally ill but legally sane when he opened fire in a suburban Denver movie theater, killing 12 people and wounding scores of others, a court-appointed psychiatrist has testified. Full Story

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    "You won't get anyone to say anything bad about him out here. Everybody loved him. The kids loved him and they still do. Full Story

    Officials eye river levels in Texas, with focus on Houston
    HOUSTON (AP) — Officials are closely monitoring the levels of rivers in Texas engorged by the deluge of last weekend. Full Story

    Latest on flooding: EMS rescue 21 from houseboat in Austin
    3:30 a.m. (CDT) Occupants of a houseboat that was adrift in Lake Travis in Austin were rescued early Friday. Full Story

    Arraignment for woman accused of killing fiance on Hudson
    GOSHEN, N.Y. (AP) — A woman accused of killing her fiance by sabotaging his kayak on the Hudson River is due in court to answer murder and manslaughter charges. Full Story

    For failed Atlantic City loan program, big promises fizzled
    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — When Jim Thigpen first met with an investor in early 2012 to discuss selling control of the Tennessee financial firm he had run for more than 20 years, he said W. Full Story

    Washington farmers are dumping unprofitable apples
    SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A record crop of apples, coupled with the West Coast port slowdown earlier this year, is taking a toll on Washington apple growers. Full Story

    Who? Townshend, Springsteen, Daltrey jam at NYC event

    NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Springsteen called Pete Townshend "the greatest rhythm guitarist of all-time," told a story about attending his first Who concert as a pimply-faced teenager, and joined Townshend and surprise guest Roger Daltrey onstage for a rocking set. Full Story
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    Lindsay Lohan is finally off probation

    'Mean Girls’ actress finished community service hours in a rush of work in recent weeks.