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When the wells run dry: California families cope in drought

TULARE, Calif. (AP) — Looking for water to flush his toilet, Tino Lozano pointed a garden hose at some buckets in the bare dirt of his yard. It's his daily ritual now in a community built by refugees from Oklahoma's Dust Bowl. But only a trickle came out; then a drip, then nothing more.

Aug. 30, 2015 10:44 AM EDT

'Awakenings' author, neurologist Oliver Sacks dies at 82

NEW YORK (AP) — There was the blind man who had the disastrous experience of regaining his sight. The surgeon who developed a sudden passion for music after being struck by lightning. And most famously, the man who mistook his wife for a hat.

Aug. 30, 2015 1:55 PM EDT


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Browns' Duke Johnson has concussion; Ray Rice on radar?
Aug. 30, 2015 3:44 PM EDT

Daly back on course a day after collapsing in Mississippi
Aug. 30, 2015 3:40 PM EDT

Customs: Beetle at Norfolk port first to be found in US

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Federal authorities say a wood-boring beetle in a cargo container at the Port of Norfolk is the first of its kind to be found in the United States.

Aug. 30, 2015 3:40 PM EDT

Mariners send Montgomery to minors

CHICAGO (AP) — The Seattle Mariners have optioned left-handed starter Mike Montgomery to Triple-A Tacoma and recalled reliever Mayckol Guaipe.

Aug. 30, 2015 3:40 PM EDT

Egypt summons British ambassador over Al-Jazeera comments
Aug. 30, 2015 3:34 PM EDT

Nestle: Forced labor has no place in our food supply chain

GENEVA (AP) — Nestle says "forced labor has no place in our supply chain" following a U.S. class action lawsuit that alleges the Swiss food company knowingly supported a system of slave labor and human trafficking to make its Fancy Feast cat food.

Aug. 30, 2015 3:33 PM EDT

Justin Wilson's brother holds no anger over accident
Aug. 30, 2015 3:32 PM EDT

Yemen factions gear up for key battle over central province

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen's warring factions on Sunday braced for a key battle in a central province, where victory could allow pro-government forces to move rapidly north into the heartland of the country's Shiite rebels.

Aug. 30, 2015 3:27 PM EDT

Phillips standing out in heralded Tennessee freshman class
Aug. 30, 2015 3:27 PM EDT

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