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Ryan Kelly returns from injury and scores a career-high 36 points as No. 3 Duke beats No. 7 Miami."/>
Engineers worked gingerly to find out more about a slowly growing sinkhole that swallowed a Florida man in his bedroom, believing the entire house could eventually succumb to the unstable ground"/>
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Prosecutors are expected Wednesday to outline why they believe he murdered his girlfriend."/>
Several cars crashed and disintegrated Saturday during the Nationwide Series."/>
Fla. sinkhole becomes victim's grave After demolition work Monday revealed the giant sinkhole that swallowed a Tampa-area man as he slept Thursday night, crews began filling in the chasm that will
Jews in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk were handed leaflets ordering them to register with the new self-proclaimed pro-Russian leadership, according to an Israel-based organization that monitors"/>
Syrian activists say Islamic militants seeking to topple President Bashar Assad have taken full control of a strategic northwestern air base in a significant blow to the Assad regime."/>
The U.S. has won 14 of the 16 gold-medal games in which it has played and is now 130-5 in Olympic games."/>
A 37-hour standoff with an armed man inside a Trenton, N.J., home has ended and three children taken hostage are safe after police discovered the bodies of a woman and 13-year-old boy."/>
Trayvon Martin was not doing anything criminal at the time of his confrontation with George Zimmerman, a Sanford, Fla., police report says.
An Indian electricity official says the country's northern power grid has failed for the second day in a row."/>
WILMINGTON, Del. -- Melissa King, Miss Delaware Teen USA, resigned her crown on Tuesday after facing questions about an online sex video that claims to star her. 'I would like to confirm to you that the Miss"/>
MILAN (Reuters) - Italy can confront current financial market tension without asking for the activation of the European Central Bank's bond-buying scheme, Bank of Italy Governor Ignazio Visco told daily
Hamlin helped from car at Auto Club Speedway after wrecking with Joey Logano at end."/>
Whitney Houston, who reigned as pop music's queen until her majestic voice and regal image were ravaged by drug use, has died. She was 48."/>
Debate boosts Romney among female voters in the swing states; he now leads Obama by 4 points among likely voters.