Woman dies after explosion at Missouri pyrotechnics plant

PLEASANT HOPE, Mo. (AP) — A 28-year-old woman who was seriously burned in an explosion at a southwest Missouri pyrotechnics company has died. Polk County Coroner Melissa Briton said Tuesday that Samantha Dean died from injuries suffered in last week’s explosion at AM...
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US proposes tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese imports

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is readying tariffs on another $200 billion in Chinese imports, ranging from burglar alarms to mackerel, escalating a trade war between the world’s two biggest economies. The Office of the U.S. Trade Representative proposed...
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Boston Marathon raises record $36.6 million for charity

Jul. 10, 2018 7:06 PM EDT Boston Marathon raises record $36.6 million for charity BC-ATH–Boston Marathon-Charity <!– –> BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon runners raised an all-time high of $36.6 million for charities in the 2018 race. The total for more...
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Atlanta's Trae Young struggling in summer action

Jul. 10, 2018 7:06 PM EDT LAS VEGAS (AP) — It’s been a bumpy ride for Atlanta Hawks point guard Trae Young. The No. 5 overall pick out of Oklahoma has struggled in NBA summer League action. He made just 12 of 52 shots in three summer league games in Utah, and now,...
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Mets send Sewald to Triple-A, promote Gagnon to start

Jul. 10, 2018 7:00 PM EDT Mets send Sewald to Triple-A, promote Gagnon to start By SCOTT ORGERA Associated Press BC-BBN–Mets Moves <!– –> NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets promoted right-hander Drew Gagnon from Triple-A Las Vegas to start Tuesday...
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A Thai cave, an extraordinary tale and a captivated world

In the darkness, down the twisting stone tunnels and through the murky water, they awaited an uncertain future. Outside, under the skies of a modern planet, cameras and bystanders and a rapt global audience of many millions looked toward the remote hills of northern Thailand,...
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Column: With World Cup title, France could launch a dynasty

Jul. 10, 2018 6:51 PM EDT ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — It’s good the French make lots of Champagne, because with the trophy-winning potential of its team that will play in the World Cup final on Sunday, they could be bathing in the stuff for years to come. Like...
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Ex-NFL player Browner charged with trying to kill his ex

Jul. 10, 2018 6:49 PM EDT Ex-NFL player Browner charged with trying to kill his ex AP-FBN–Brandon Browner-Attempted Murder <!– –> POMONA, Calif. (AP) — Prosecutors say former NFL cornerback Brandon Browner has been charged with trying to kill his...
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China joins 20 most innovative economies, US falls to No. 6

NEW YORK (AP) — A new report says China has joined the world’s top 20 most innovative economies for the first time while the United States has fallen out of the five top-ranked countries. The Global Innovation Index 2018 is co-sponsored by the U.N. World Intellectual...
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China joins 20 most innovative economies, US falls to No. 6

NEW YORK (AP) — A new report says China has joined the world’s top 20 most innovative economies for the first time while the United States has fallen out of the five top-ranked countries. The Global Innovation Index 2018 is co-sponsored by the U.N. World Intellectual...
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