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Future dim for Taj Mahal, former Revel casinos
Issued: November 20, 2014
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The prospects for Atlantic City's crumbling casino market are worsening. ...
Webb forms exploratory committee for White House
Issued: November 20, 2014
WASHINGTON — Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb launched an exploratory committee to consider a Democratic presidential campaign in 2016, taking the first...
Soaring generic drug prices draw Capitol Hill scrutiny
Issued: November 20, 2014
WASHINGTON — Some low-cost generic drugs that have helped restrain health care costs for decades are seeing unexpected price spikes of up to 8,000...
Police: Gunman killed after shooting at FSU
Issued: November 20, 2014
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A gunman opened fire early Thursday at a Florida State University library, sending hundreds of students who had been up all night...
Ford: Lower oil prices unlikely to slow green cars
Issued: November 20, 2014
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The executive chairman of Ford Motor Company said he doesn't think that a drop in oil prices will dissuade people...
Fed sees solid US economy, despite new threats
Issued: November 19, 2014
WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve policy-makers discussed a variety of economic threats at their October meeting — from turbulent financial markets to...
Govt wants more clinical trial results made public
Issued: November 19, 2014
WASHINGTON — Doctors and patients may soon find it easier to learn if clinical trials of treatments worked or not, as the government proposed new...
Feds: Bullying, lying debt collectors an epidemic
Issued: November 18, 2014
NEW YORK — The country is facing an epidemic of unscrupulous debt collectors willing to pose as law enforcement and threaten arrest to squeeze dollars...
GOP vows to pass Keystone — later if not now
Issued: November 18, 2014
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama doesn't support a Senate push to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline, White House press secretary Josh...
East Coast popular for immigrants in US illegally
Issued: November 18, 2014
WASHINGTON — Immigrants entering the U.S. illegally are increasingly making states along the East Coast their home rather than states closer to the...
Obama stakes final 2 years on climate change
Issued: November 18, 2014
WASHINGTON — With just two years left in power, President Barack Obama is elevating his efforts to combat global warming above almost all else as he...
Pope Francis confirms trip to the United States
Issued: November 17, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — Pope Francis is coming to the United States. ...
Actavis to spend $66 billion to buy Allergan
Issued: November 17, 2014
Actavis is paying $66 billion to buy fellow drugmaker Allergan in a deal that could finally end a months-long takeover battle waged by Valeant...
Heart stents may require longer blood thinner use
Issued: November 16, 2014
CHICAGO — Millions of people with stents that prop open clogged heart arteries may need anti-clotting drugs much longer than the one year doctors...
DEA agents raid NFL medical staffs after games
Issued: November 16, 2014
Federal drug enforcement agents showed up unannounced Sunday to check at least two visiting NFL teams' medical staffs as part of an investigation...
Papers filed to close Trump Taj Mahal
Issued: November 14, 2014
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — The owner of the struggling Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City, New Jersey, has filed court papers to close it by...
Yellen meets with activists seeking Fed reforms
Issued: November 14, 2014
WASHINGTON — A coalition of community groups and labor unions are campaigning to open up the selection process for the presidents of the Federal...
NYC window washer says he'd return to the job
Issued: November 14, 2014
NEW YORK — Two window washers who were left dangling from a tilting World Trade Center scaffold said Friday that they knew they would be safe once...
Same-sex couples file Supreme Court appeal
Issued: November 14, 2014
WASHINGTON — Same-sex couples seeking the right to marry are asking the Supreme Court to settle the issue of gay marriage nationwide. ...
Can low oil prices be good for the environment?
Issued: November 14, 2014
NEW YORK — Deepwater drilling rigs are sitting idle. Fracking plans are being scaled back. Enormous new projects to squeeze oil out of the tar sands...
US to grant refugee status to some children
Issued: November 14, 2014
WASHINGTON — The U.S. government will launch a program in December to grant refugee status to some minors under the age of 21 who live in Guatemala,...
Virgin America shares jump in public-trading debut
Issued: November 14, 2014
Virgin American shares are climbing in their trading debut. ...
US business inventories up 0.3%
Issued: November 14, 2014
WASHINGTON — U.S. businesses added to their stockpiles at a faster rate in September, but sales remained weak. ...
Monsanto, Dow unit sue Maui County over GMO law
Issued: November 13, 2014
HONOLULU — Two agricultural companies are suing Maui County to challenge a new law banning the cultivation of genetically modified organisms. ...
AP Sources: Executive order to affect millions
Issued: November 13, 2014
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is poised to unveil a series of executive actions on immigration that will shield possibly around 5 million...


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