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Wal-mart cutting back on hours for workers at some stores
Issued: September 1, 2015
NEW YORK -- Wal-Mart says it is asking some stores to schedule workers for fewer hours, although it says the directive is only being given to stores...
Southwest flight diverted after passengers become disorderly
Issued: September 1, 2015
CHICAGO — Southwest Airlines says a Chicago-bound flight has been diverted to Texas after a group of passengers became disorderly. ...
Clinton, aides stressed protecting State Dept info in email
Issued: September 1, 2015
WASHINGTON — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her aides at the State Department were acutely aware of the need to protect sensitive information when...
Harvard launches 'virtual classroom' for students anywhere
Issued: September 1, 2015
BOSTON -- The newest classroom at Harvard's business school has no desks or chairs. Instead, the professor teaches facing a towering digital...
US fines Triumph motorcycles up to $2.9 million
Issued: September 1, 2015
DETROIT -- The U.S. government has fined Triumph Motorcycles up to $2.9 million for violating safety reporting requirements. ...
'Taxi of Tomorrow' arrives in NYC
Issued: September 1, 2015
NEW YORK — The Nissan NV200 minivan is now the new standard for New York City's yellow cabs. ...
Man who ran popular eatery pleads guilty to disability fraud
Issued: August 31, 2015
MUSKEGON, Mich. — A man who ran a popular restaurant in western Michigan while telling the government he couldn't work because of a bad back has...
Obama opens Alaska trip aiming to drive climate to forefront
Issued: August 31, 2015
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — President Barack Obama brought the power of the presidential pulpit to Alaska on Monday, aiming to thrust climate change to the...
Apple aims to boost mobile device sales with Cisco's help
Issued: August 31, 2015
SAN FRANCISCO -- Apple is leaning on Cisco Systems' Internet networking expertise in its latest attempt to sell more iPhones and iPads to...
US Supreme Court: Ex-Virginia gov to remain free for now
Issued: August 31, 2015
RICHMOND, Va. — Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell will not have to go to prison while the U.S. Supreme Court considers whether to review his public...
Legal experts see no criminal trouble for Clinton thus far
Issued: August 31, 2015
WASHINGTON — Experts in government secrecy law see almost no possibility of criminal action against Hillary Clinton or her top aides in connection...
Tubman, Susan B. Anthony win support for redesigned $10 bill
Issued: August 31, 2015
SENECA FALLS, N.Y. — Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony were the names most mentioned Monday as women who should be considered for a redesigned $10...
US stocks close out their worst month in 3 years
Issued: August 31, 2015
NEW YORK — August was a brutal month for investors. Fears about a slowdown in China's economy and concerns about when the Federal Reserve will...
Boston mayor, city councilors seek hefty pay raises
Issued: August 31, 2015
BOSTON — Boston's mayor and City Council are again looking for pay raises that could make them among the best compensated of comparable cities...
Energy chief: US has ability to monitor Iran nuclear program
Issued: August 31, 2015
BOULDER, Colo. — The U.S. Energy Department has extensive technical expertise that will help verify whether Iran is complying with its commitment to...
State Dept. to release 7,000 pages of emails, 150 censored
Issued: August 31, 2015
WASHINGTON — The State Department will release roughly 7,000 pages of Hillary Rodham Clinton's emails Monday, including about 150 emails that have...
Injunction against federal water rule may expand
Issued: August 31, 2015
BISMARCK, N.D. — A federal judge in North Dakota is allowing arguments over the scope of his injunction blocking a new Obama administration rule that...
Epix reaches multiyear Hulu deal, ends Netflix agreement
Issued: August 31, 2015
The cable network Epix and streaming service Hulu have agreed to a multiyear, digital subscription video on demand deal, while rival Netflix has...
Blue Bell resumes selling ice cream after listeria recall
Issued: August 31, 2015
BRENHAM, Texas -- Blue Bell ice cream is back. ...
Kanye rants at VMAs, Miley Cyrus flashes breast
Issued: August 31, 2015
Taylor Swift won video of the year, Miley Cyrus briefly flashed one of her breasts and Kanye West ranted at the MTV Video Music Awards. ...
Last Titanic lunch menu, saved by survivor, going to auction
Issued: August 31, 2015
NEW YORK -- The Titanic's last lunch menu - saved by a passenger who climbed aboard the so-called "Money Boat" before the ocean liner...
Trump's idea for mass deportation similar to 1930s removals
Issued: August 31, 2015
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's call for mass deportation of millions of immigrants living in the U.S....
When the wells run dry: California families cope in drought
Issued: August 31, 2015
TULARE, Calif. -- Looking for water to flush his toilet, Tino Lozano pointed a garden hose at some buckets in the bare dirt of his yard. It's his...
Pope Francis a stranger to the U.S. in many ways
Issued: August 30, 2015
NEW YORK — When Pope Francis sets foot on the tarmac at Andrews Air Force Base near Washington on Sept. 22, it won't just be his first time in the...
Sanders says he would be prepared to use military force
Issued: August 30, 2015
WASHINGTON — International rivals would be mistaken to assume he wouldn't be prepared to use military force if that's what circumstances...


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