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Slain New Mexico girl's relatives mystified over mom's role
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Michelle Martens kept her new relationship with a man convicted of child endangerment a secret from friends and family for weeks - as she helped plan her daughter's 10th birthday party, sent the girl off daily to the school bus and held down her job at a local grocery store....

2 slain nuns remembered for helping the needy
DURANT, Miss. (AP) -- Hundreds of people filled a cathedral in Mississippi's capital city on Monday to remember two nuns who spent decades helping the needy and were found stabbed to death last week in their home in one of the poorest counties of the state....

Justice Dept. focuses on police treatment of mentally ill
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Justice Department lawyers investigating police agencies for claims of racial discrimination and excessive force are increasingly turning up a different problem: officers' interactions with the mentally ill....

Mylan launching cheaper, generic version of EpiPen
The maker of EpiPens will start selling a cheaper, generic version of the emergency allergy shots as the furor over repeated U.S. price hikes continues - and looming competition threatens its near-monopoly....

Unprecedented overdose spike slows in Cincinnati
CINCINNATI (AP) -- An unprecedented spike of drug overdoses in the Cincinnati area seem to be leveling off, although are still at higher than normal levels, after a stunning wave last week, authorities said....

Clinton aide Abedin dumps husband Weiner over new scandal
NEW YORK (AP) -- Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin is done playing the good wife to Anthony Weiner, announcing Monday she is leaving the serially sexting ex-congressman after he was accused of sending raunchy photos and messages to yet another woman....

Airport scare hard to avoid with cascade of false reports
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- In the moments before reports of gunshots spread panic at Los Angeles International Airport, police with weapons drawn had confronted a masked man outside a terminal who was carrying a plastic sword and dressed like Zorro....

Takata troubles worsen as truck explodes, kills Texas woman
DETROIT (AP) -- Air bag maker Takata Corp.'s troubles worsened Monday as the company confirmed that a truck carrying its inflators and a volatile chemical exploded last week in a Texas border town, killing a woman and injuring four others....

Hurricane watch issued as storm nears Hawaii's Big Island
HONOLULU (AP) -- The Central Pacific Hurricane Center on Monday issued a hurricane watch for the Big Island of Hawaii as Hurricane Madeline closed in on the island....

Clinton proposes plan to address mental health treatment
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) -- Hillary Clinton rolled out a comprehensive plan to address millions of Americans coping with mental illness, pointing to the need to fully integrate mental health services into the nation's health care system....

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