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Supreme Court will hear appeal over energy regulation
Issued: May 4, 2015
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court said Monday it will hear a dispute over a regulation that offers financial incentives to factories, retailers and other...
State: No evidence of conflict in Clinton Foundation gifts
Issued: May 4, 2015
WASHINGTON — The State Department said Monday it has no evidence that any actions taken by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton...
McDonald's challenge: Make it simpler, but add choices
Issued: May 4, 2015
NEW YORK — McDonald's wants to simplify, simplify, simplify — but also add a bunch of choices for customers to avoid growing stale. ...
Official identifies gunman in Muhammad cartoon event attack
Issued: May 4, 2015
GARLAND, Texas — One of two gunmen who opened fire with assault rifles at a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest in Texas has been identified by a law...
Florida trial set for 2016 for doctor tied to Sen. Menendez
Issued: May 4, 2015
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — A federal judge has set a trial date for early 2016 in the Medicare fraud case of a Florida doctor charged with corruption...
BofA survey finds 64% of small-business owners still recovering from Great Recession
Issued: May 4, 2015
Seven years after the Great Recession, two-thirds (64 percent) of small business owners report their businesses are still in the process of...
Famed neurosurgeon Ben Carson announces White House campaign
Issued: May 4, 2015
DETROIT — Retired surgeon Ben Carson declared his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination Monday, resting his longshot bid on his vision...
Sally Beauty probes reports of unusual payment card activity
Issued: May 4, 2015
DENTON, Texas — Sally Beauty said Monday that it is investigating reports of unusual activity on payment cards used at some of its U.S. stores. ...
US factory orders rise in March for first time in 8 months
Issued: May 4, 2015
WASHINGTON — Orders to U.S. factories rose in March for the first time since last July, breaking a long stretch of weakness in manufacturing. ...
Ex-CIA official: GOP distorted agency analysis of Benghazi
Issued: May 4, 2015
WASHINGTON — A former CIA deputy director says Republicans repeatedly distorted the agency's analysis of the Benghazi attack in 2012 that killed...
Obama presidential legacy begins to take shape
Issued: May 4, 2015
WASHINGTON — Piece by piece, President Barack Obama is trying to build the foundation for the legacy he wants to leave, putting in place decisions...
AmEx to roll out loyalty program Plenti on Monday
Issued: May 4, 2015
NEW YORK — American Express will roll out a new loyalty program, Plenti, on Monday, allowing U.S. shoppers for the first time to earn rewards points...
Former tech executive Carly Fiorina enters presidential race
Issued: May 4, 2015
WASHINGTON — Former technology executive Carly Fiorina says she is running for president. ...
'Avengers' sequel is second biggest US opener of all time
Issued: May 4, 2015
LOS ANGELES — The Avengers are mighty, but not enough to beat themselves. The Marvel and Disney sequel earned a staggering $187.7 million in its debut...
Baltimore mayor lifts curfew 6 days after riots
Issued: May 3, 2015
BALTIMORE — Six days after riots sparked by Freddie Gray's death, Baltimore's mayor lifted a citywide curfew Sunday and faith leaders called...
Cable, pay-per-view problems leave viewers fighting mad
Issued: May 3, 2015
NEW YORK — For some boxing fans, the big fight Saturday night turned out to be between them and their cable companies. ...
Google embeds engineers as professors
Issued: May 3, 2015
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — Howard University freshman Alanna Walton knew something was different about the professor teaching her introduction to...
AmEx to roll out loyalty program Plenti on Monday
Issued: May 3, 2015
NEW YORK — American Express will roll out a new loyalty program, Plenti, on Monday, allowing U.S. shoppers for the first time to earn rewards points...
In Congress, income inequality comes with breakfast, lunch
Issued: May 3, 2015
WASHINGTON — Income inequality is more than a political sound bite to workers in the Capitol. It's their life. ...
Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows
Issued: May 3, 2015
WASHINGTON — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ...
Boehner: Clinton needs to bring Democrats along on trade
Issued: May 3, 2015
WASHINGTON — House Speaker John Boehner says Hillary Rodham Clinton needs to back trade legislation that President Barack Obama wants — and help get...
Mayweather wins decision in richest fight ever
Issued: May 3, 2015
LAS VEGAS — The pressure of a $180 million payday never got to Floyd Mayweather Jr., even if the richest fight ever wasn't the best. ...
Peaceful Baltimore demonstrators praise top prosecutor
Issued: May 3, 2015
BALTIMORE — At a grassy plaza across from Baltimore's City Hall filled with thousands of people on Saturday, speakers praised the city's young...
American Pharoah crosses finish line first in 141st Kentucky Derby
Issued: May 2, 2015
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — American Pharoah has won the 141st Kentucky Derby before a record-setting crowd at Churchill Downs. ...
KENTUCKY DERBY: Things to watch at Churchill Downs
Issued: May 2, 2015
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Bob Baffert jokes that his last Kentucky Derby victory was so long ago, he doesn't remember. ...


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