Here are some of the AP Video-US stories we are working on for 02/06/2013

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Posted on February 6, 2013 at 8:30 AM

Here are some of the AP Video-US stories we are working on for 02/06/2013:

HIGHLIGHTS IN THIS ADVISORY:

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CAT'S WHISKERS - The cat wins the vote for a new Monopoly piece. See National.

FASHIONABLE FINGERS - Jewels, paint and sparkles adorn nails at the international 'Nailympics.' See Life/Health/Technology.

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OUT OF FOCUS? New camera technology allows you to fix the focus of your photos after the event.

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NATIONAL

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SCOUTS DECIDE GAY POLICY - Boy Scouts expected to announce if they will relax the ban on gay scouts.

ETHAN'S BIRTHDAY - Rescued five-year-old hostage Ethan celebrates his sixth birthday. Coverage TBD.

Also see: ALABAMA GOV. HONORS SLAIN BUS DRIVER. AVAILABLE NOW.

SATURDAY POST CUT - The USPS plans to stop delivering letters on Saturday as part of cuts aimed at saving $2 billion a year.

GUN CONTROL CALL - Celebrities including Chris Rock, Amanda Peet and Tony Bennett join calls for gun control.

OBAMA NOMINATES INTERIOR SECRETARY - President Obama expected to nominate executive Sally Jewell to lead Interior Department.

CAT WINS IN MONOPOLY VOTE - The iron will be replaced by a cat after a public vote for a new Monopoly piece.

EMPIRE STATE RUN - The annual run up 86 flights of stairs takes place in the Empire State Building tonight.

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REGIONAL

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FL, TRUCK TOPPLES OFF BRIDGE - A truck is left dangling from a Florida freeway after a deadly crash.

TX, 911 CALL RELEASED IN 'AMERICAN SNIPER' KILLING - Police release 911 call made by accused's sister following killings. AVAILABLE NOW.

IN, DISABLED GIRL'S FEET DUCT-TAPED AT SCHOOL - Officials are investigating after an 8-year-old girl came home with shoes duct-taped to her feet. AVAILABLE NOW.

CA, CHRIS BROWN PROBATION - Chris Brown attends probation hearing after prosecutors allege breaches of conditions.

FL, POSTAL CUTS REACTION - Seniors who rely on postal deliveries react to Saturday service cuts.

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INTERNATIONAL

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SOLOMONS TSUNAMI - At least four dead and dozens of homes damaged after quake triggers tsunami wave in Solomon Islands.

MALI PUNISHMENT - A Timbuktu woman tells how she was punished by Islamists for having a relationship with a man.

MALI TROOPS - French and Malian forces advance into areas north of Gao.

TUNISIA SHOOTING - Crowds gather after opposition leader was shot dead.

ICELAND DEAD FISH - Tens of thousands of herring worth nearly $10m in exports are found dead in Iceland's fjords.

AUSTRIA SLEEP STUDIO - Sleep studio offers peace and quiet for workers in need of a power nap.

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ENTERTAINMENT

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'BEAUTIFUL CREATURES' STARS INTERVIEW - 'Beautiful Creatures' stars Alice Englert and Alden Ehrenreich on their magical teen drama.

'WRECK-IT RALPH' CAST ON OSCAR NOMINATION - John C Reilly and Sarah Silverman on the Oscar-nominated animation 'Wreck-It Ralph.'

BECKHAM'S NEW UNDERWEAR AD - Guy Ritchie helps David Beckham become an underwear-wearing action hero in new ad. AVAILABLE NOW.

'SAFE HAVEN' CAST AT PREMIERE - Josh Duhamel and Julianne Hough premiere 'Safe Haven' in LA. Broadcast video already available. AVAILABLE NOW.

'THE FACE' LATEST MODEL SHOW - Naomi Campbell, Karolina Kurkova and Coco Rocha premiere new modeling competition TV show. AVAILABLE NOW.

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LIFE/HEALTH/TECHNOLOGY (AP VIDEO-US INCLUDES AP LIFESTYLE, HEALTH AND TECHNOLOGY STORIES)

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ITALY NAIL ART CONTEST - Beauticians compete in annual 'Nailympics' to create works of art on the tips of your finger.

HAIR TRANSPLANT ROBOT - New hair transplant robot is launched in the UK.

BELGIUM ART BARTERING - In effort to beat the credit crunch, art lovers are bartering for work of art.

AUSTRALIA FLYING DOCTORS - Doctors in training for Australia's iconic flying medical service.

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