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Turkey farmer hit by bird flu sees emotional, financial toll

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Turkey farmer Greg Langmo says he knew right away when the flock that usually clustered around him turned lethargic that his Minnesota farm had been struck by the bird flu that has shaken the poultry industry. Full Story
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Authorities are praising the heroism of a UPS driver who risked his life to rescue a man who jumped into a river in Illinois.   Full Story
 
CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — A friend who was with Michael Brown when the 18-year-old was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer is suing the city, the officer and the former police chief.   Full Story
 
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NEW YORK (AP) — Jurors deliberating in the 36-year-old missing-child case of Etan Patz said Tuesday they are deadlocked for the second time in 15 days, but a judge told them to keep trying.   Full Story
 
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Nearly 300 years after the pirate Blackbeard's flagship sank off the North Carolina coast, a shipwreck-hunting company and the state are battling over treasure linked to the vessel — but they're fighting with legal filings, not cutlasses, and the treasure is $14 million in disputed revenue and contract violations.   Full Story
 
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Doctors have upgraded the condition of a woman hospitalized after a random shooting in eastern Wisconsin that left her husband, daughter and another man dead.   Full Story
 
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NEW YORK (AP) — Funeral arrangements have been made for the New York City police officer who was shot in the head on duty.   Full Story
 
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration has issued reprimands and suspensions of up to seven days to agents involved in the detention of a college student who was handcuffed and forgotten in a San Diego cell for five days.   Full Story