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Pope marries couples who have cohabited, had children

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Pope Francis married 20 couples on Sunday in the latest sign that the Argentine pontiff wants the church to be more open.

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Docs, developers want more from Apple’s watch

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The Apple Watch, unveiled this week, is designed to be used alongside the iPhone.

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Long-awaited diet pill gets FDA approval

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It's only the third obesity treatment in more than a decade to win approval from the Food and Drug Administration.

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Domestic violence costs trillions, kills thousands annually

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Domestic violence, mainly against women and children, kills far more people than wars, experts say.

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CDC says American kids are eating too much salt

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Children are eating far too much salt, mostly from processed foods, putting them at risk for high blood pressure and heart disease, health officials say.

Sports

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Vikings reinstate Peterson after abuse charge

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Minnesota says the star running back will play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints.

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SEC dominates top 15

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The SEC has an unprecedented seven teams in the top 15, although none are ranked in the top two.

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Monday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the big sports news making headlines today, Monday, Sept. 15.

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Depth and unselfish nature carry Team USA

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The sharp-shooting NBA regulars produced a 129-92 victory over Serbia to underline the depth the U.S. have at their disposal.

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Ray Rice expected to appeal suspension

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Ray Rice is expected to appeal his indefinite NFL suspension that followed the release of a video showing him punching his fiancée during an argument.

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Chinese city sidewalk offers ‘cell phone’ lane

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The special path offers a lane for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going.

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Gun-toting woman threatens boy over clarinet practice

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Sheriff's deputies in Colorado arrested a woman who pointed a rifle at her neighbor's 11-year-old son during music practice.

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Police: Man hid drugs in D.A.R.E. doll

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A 22-year-old New York was arrested after allegedly hiding LSD and cocaine inside a stuffed animal.

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Police: Shoplifter makes ‘slow-speed’ wheelchair getaway

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Police in Michigan say they arrested a woman for driving away in a $1,200 motorized wheelchair shopping cart full of stolen goods.

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Burglar busted while napping with stolen jewels

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Police say an accused burglar stayed snoozing next to a bag of jewelry he was swiping from a home despite deputies snapping pictures of him.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Kmart’s ‘Not a Christmas’ commercial

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The retailer is back with another funny commercial, this time focusing on the fact that it's not even Halloween yet - so it's too early for Christmas!

News

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SMCC, UNE Announce Partnership

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Southern Maine Community College and the University of New England have created a partnership that allows students to transfer their credits.

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Maine Airports to Get $5.8M in Federal Money

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WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) - Two Maine airports will receive $5.8 million in grants from the federal government for construction projects.

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Marijuana Doc Reprimanded in Maine

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A doctor who held a marijuana clinic at a hotel and failed to adequately document examinations has been reprimanded by the board that licenses physicians in Maine.

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Maine’s Problematic Crabs Dwindled in 2014

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Scientists say an explosion of invasive green crabs that threatens Maine's lucrative soft-shell clam industry appears to have tapered off, at least temporarily.

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Appeal Notice Filed in Slain College Student Case

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Lawyers for a man sentenced to life without parole for raping and killing a University of New Hampshire student have filed a mandatory notice of appeal, raising questions about evidence that was excluded and testimony that was allowed saying he was prone to homicidal rages and threats.

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GM offers compensation for 19 deaths related to ignition switch

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General Motors will pay compensation for 19 deaths, more than the 13 the automaker previously admitted were caused by the recalled part.

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Entertainment

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Chinese city sidewalk offers ‘cell phone’ lane

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The special path offers a lane for those too engrossed in messaging and tweeting to watch where they're going.

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Gene Simmons launching music reality show

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The new show will pit bands against each other with Simmons deciding their fates.

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Michael Ealy to play civil rights activist

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The "Think Like a Man" star has been cast as civil rights activist Dr. Gilbert Mason in an upcoming biopic.

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LAPD detains ‘Django Unchained’ actress

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Actress Daniele Watts has accused officers of brutality and racism after being detained while with her boyfriend.

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‘Frozen’ attraction set for Disney World

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The new attraction will offer fans the chance to meet Princess Anna and Queen Elsa.