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Phil Mickelson of the United States plays out of a bunker on the 7th hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship, at Royal Birkdale, Southport, England Thursday, July 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
The Latest: Mickelson set to miss the cut at British OpenPhil Mickelson finally made some birdies at the British Open but it won't keep him at Royal Birkdale this weekend
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FILE - In this Feb. 29, 2016 file photo, American student Otto Warmbier speaks as Warmbier is presented to reporters in Pyongyang, North Korea.  U.S. officials say the Trump administration will ban American citizens from traveling to North Korea following the death of university student Otto Warmbier, who passed away after falling into a coma into a North Korean prison. (AP Photo/Kim Kwang Hyon)
AP sources: US to ban Americans from traveling to NKoreaU.S. officials say the Trump administration will ban American citizens from traveling to North Korea following the death of university student Otto Warmbier
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Texas panel suspends license of man accused in opioid deathsA state panel has suspended the medical license of a Texas doctor who federal authorities say wrote unnecessary prescriptions for powerful drugs that contributed to the overdose deaths of at least seven people
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One of properties of AlphaBay founder Alexandre Cazes is seen in Bangkok, Thailand, Friday, July 21, 2017. The young Canadian Cazes accused of masterminding AlphaBay, the world's leading "darknet" internet marketplace, lived an apparently quiet life for nearly two years with his Thai girlfriend in a middle-class neighborhood on the outskirts of Bangkok. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)
'Darknet' suspect's flashy cars raised eyebrows in ThailandThe young Canadian lived an apparently quiet life for more than a year with his Thai girlfriend, but the flashy cars he drove stood out. Authorities say Alexandre Cazes was the mastermind of AlphaBay, the world's leading "darknet" internet marketplace.
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FILE - This July 16, 2013, file photo, shows a Wall Street street sign outside the New York Stock Exchange.  U.S. stocks are falling, Friday, July 21, 2017,  as General Electric stock drops after the company’s second-quarter report. Most other industries are also lower, including technology companies, which have soared during a 10-day winning streak.  (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
Drops in GE, worries over Europe drag US stocks lowerUS stocks are sliding as industrial giant General Electric sinks following its second-quarter report and investors react to new reports about the European Central Bank's stimulus plans
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FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2016, file photo, Mississippi coach Hugh Freeze, right, leaves the field with players after their 45-34 loss to Florida State in an NCAA college football game in Orlando, Fla. Freeze has resigned after five seasons, bringing a stunning end to a once-promising tenure. The school confirmed Freeze's resignation in a release Thursday night. Assistant Matt Luke has been named the interim coach. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
Freeze's fall at Ole Miss partially traced to Nutt's suitHugh Freeze replaced Houston Nutt as Mississippi's football coach when he took the job, and now Nutt is at least partially responsible for Freeze's stunning downfall
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Jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane dies in NY at age 85Costume jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane, whose creations caught the fancy of high society and the QVC crowd alike, has died in New York
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Judge issues order for buffer zone outside abortion clinicA federal judge has issued an order to keep protesters away from a "buffer zone" outside Kentucky's only abortion clinic, which is targeted by a national anti-abortion group
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This undated photo released by Privat/TurkeyRelease Germany shows German human rights campaigner Peter Steudtner. Steudtner and nine other human rights campaigners were detained during a workshop on the Prince Islands in Turkey. (Privat/TurkeyRelease Germany via AP)
The Latest: Germany put defense exports to Turkey on holdGermany's Economy Ministry says it's putting all applications for the export of defense equipment to Turkey under examination
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  • Jury sentenced man to 132 years in prison for stealing tires new

    A jury sentenced a 38-year-old man to more than 130 years in prison for a series of tire and rim thefts in Loudoun County, Virginia. In 2016, multiple victims in Loudoun County reported finding their trucks and SUVs mounted on cinder blocks in their driveways with vehicles' tires and rims gone, according to a statement from the Commonwealth's Attorney's Office. WTOP-FM Washington, Tue, Jul 18 2017 @ 03:51 PM
  • Metro funding fight continues with new Loudoun Co. proposal

    Infighting over how to raise more money for Metro as part of a broader package of reforms threatens to derail key pieces of attempts to reach a regional agreement that could be presented to the General Assemblies in Richmond, Virginia and Annapolis, Maryland. Fairfax County Executive Ed Long, who also plays a key role on the Council of Governments Technical Panel that recommended a region-wide sales tax to fund Metro capital projects, said a separate Loudoun County proposal to repurpose existing contributions would simply be a Band-Aid that could leave the system worse off a decade from now. WTOP-FM Washington, Wed, Jul 19 2017 @ 08:37 AM
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