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Atlanta, other cities eye test tracks for self-driving cars
ATLANTA (AP) -- Self-driving vehicles could begin tooling down a bustling Atlanta street full of cars, buses, bicyclists and college students, as the city vies with other communities nationwide to test the emerging technology....

Record All-Star: Davis scores 52, West
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Move over, Wilt. After 55 years, one of your records is no more....

Russia's ambassador to United Nations dies in NYC at 64
NEW YORK (AP) -- Russia's ambassador to the United Nations, Vitaly Churkin, died suddenly Monday after falling ill in his office at the mission, Russian officials said....

Flying coach: Many universities are using private planes
BOSTON (AP) -- Once seen as a luxury of the corporate world, private planes are becoming increasingly common at U.S. colleges and universities as schools try to attract athletes, raise money and reward coaches with jet-set vacations....

APNewsBreak: Utah's anesthesia abortion law unenforced
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Last year, Utah enacted a first-in-the-nation law requiring that fetuses receive anesthesia or painkillers before elective abortions starting at 20 weeks gestation. Nine months later, the only licensed clinic providing those abortions in the state says no changes have been made in how doctors perform the procedures....

APNewsBreak: New York pays $3M to family of molested boy
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- New York state is paying $3 million to the family of developmentally disabled boy repeatedly molested by a staffer at a state-run group home who later wrote that lax supervision at the facility made it "a predator's dream."...

New York attorney general bids to become Trump's No. 1 enemy
NEW YORK (AP) -- More than most, Eric Schneiderman understands the risks of taking on Donald Trump....

Fifty-five years after first orbit, Glenn still inspires
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- John Glenn is continuing to inspire 55 years after becoming the first American to orbit Earth....

Storms, tornadoes damage dozens of homes in San Antonio area
SAN ANTONIO (AP) -- At least two tornadoes have hit parts of San Antonio, damaging dozens of homes but causing no major injuries....

Former student in prep school sex assault wants new trial
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- A graduate of an elite New Hampshire prep school convicted of using a computer to lure an underage student for sex - requiring him to register as a sex offender for life - is asking for a new trial....

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