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Recovery knocks 21 fish species from watch list
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Twenty-one species of fish made the leap Tuesday off a watch list of seafood to avoid as unsustainably overfished, leaving conservationists and many fishermen and chefs celebrating the turnaround of a West Coast fishing ground declared an economic disaster area by the federal government just 14 years ago.... 9/3/2014 1:02 AM

Police: Death of teen whose body burned was random
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- A 15-year-old Indianapolis girl whose burned body was found over the weekend was likely abducted and killed by someone she didn't know, police and family members said Tuesday.... 9/3/2014 12:22 AM

Gulf of Maine: 'Poster child' for global warming
FRIENDSHIP, Maine (AP) -- Imagine Cape Cod without cod. Maine without lobster. The region's famous rocky beaches invisible, obscured by constant high waters.... 9/3/2014 5:19 AM

Lawsuits seek any Michael Brown juvenile records
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) -- Lingering questions about Michael Brown could be answered Wednesday as two news organizations seek the release of any possible juvenile records for the unarmed 18-year-old who was killed by a Missouri police officer last month.... 9/3/2014 5:38 AM

It's no longer safe to recline your airplane seat
NEW YORK (AP) -- Squeezed into tighter and tighter spaces, airline passengers appear to be rebelling, taking their frustrations out on other fliers.... 9/2/2014 7:16 PM

AP Photos: More Atlantic City slots stop spinning
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Gamblers at two Atlantic City casinos got in their final bets over Labor Day weekend as Revel Casino Hotel and the Showboat Casino Hotel became the latest victims of Atlantic City's drastic slide.... 9/3/2014 5:42 AM

Casino closings lead to mass unemployment filing
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- Thousands of newly laid-off casino workers are expected to turn out at the Atlantic City Convention Center for a mass unemployment filing.... 9/3/2014 5:28 AM

Lawyer says family of girl with Uzi is devastated
PHOENIX (AP) -- An attorney for the parents of a 9-year-old girl who accidentally killed an Arizona shooting range instructor with an Uzi said Tuesday the family is devastated by the tragedy that occurred on a brief excursion during a vacation.... 9/3/2014 5:00 AM

Detroit-area man faces prison for death on porch
DETROIT (AP) -- A suburban Detroit man who shot an unarmed woman on his porch could come face-to-face with her parents as he receives his sentence for second-degree murder.... 9/3/2014 5:47 AM

Ex-governor's trial may hinge on cryptic email
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) -- Former Connecticut Gov. John G. Rowland is scheduled to return to federal court almost a decade after pleading guilty to political corruption.... 9/3/2014 6:35 AM