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NEW YORK (AP) — Banks and other financial companies are leading stocks higher in morning trading on Wall Street Monday as investors hope for higher interest rates. The market is coming off three days
DETROIT (AP) — Air bag maker Takata Corp.’s troubles worsened Monday as the company confirmed that a truck carrying its inflators and a volatile chemical exploded last week in a Texas border to
NEW YORK (AP) — Start with the shoes but move on from there. That’s the plan at Foot Locker Inc., long known for its sneakers, which is reorganizing its stores to further highlight top brands,
Universal Orlando is preparing to announce changes to its passes, offering two levels of those with blockout dates instead of one. Universal briefly had a blog post about the upcoming new system Monda
Inside the Orlando office of global microchip designer Advanced Micro Devices, engineers are working on new technologies that have revived the company's fortunes, grown its job base here, and could bo
Investigators probing the death of the journalist and founder of the New Region news website, Alexander Shchetinin, have ordered a number of tests to be carried out in order to confirm or dismiss the
Few Ukrainians realize how impressive their economic reforms were in 2015. The question today is whether that reform wave will continue, or has come to a halt.
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The singer recited and belted out the verses, in honor of the 53rd anniversary of the "I Have a Dream" speech.
Her VMAs performance and new album “Glory” are relics of the recent past.
There's something there that wasn't there before.             
Feel very bad for his new roommate, Darryl.             
Juan Gabriel, a superstar Mexican singer/songwriter, died Sunday at his home in California, according to his publicist.             
Jimmy Fallon hilariously spoofed Ryan Lochte while presenting the award for Video of the Year at the MTV Video Music Awards.             
The Bea Arthur Residence opens its doors in February.             
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Some of the “Teen Mom” cast members attended the 2016 Video Music Awards at Madison Square Garden in New York Sunday and all of them sported different looks. While Farrah Abraham dressed like a super
Russian President Vladimir Putin has fired two top-ranking generals charged with investigating graft for potentially carrying out their own corruption scams. The corruption investigations come amid a
Iceland’s largest volcano was recovering Monday after being rocked by a series of early morning earthquakes. The North Atlantic Island’s Met Office reported that two earthquakes with magnitudes of 4.
U.S. Sen. John McCain has served as a senator from Arizona for nearly 30 years. But for McCain to win reelection in November, the war hero-politician will first have to survive his own party's primar
Giant Pokéballs may be coming to a Target near you. The retail store announced last Thursday that more than 400 store locations across the country will repaint the giant red balls featured outside th
(Reuters) - Apple Inc has been sued by owners of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus smartphones who say a design defect causes the phones' touchscreens to become unresponsive, making them unusable.
A new study revealed people following Western diets that are rich in meat and high-fat dairy products have at a higher risk for developing Alzheimer’s.
Latest Health
(Reuters) - New Jersey researchers said on Monday they had identified perhaps the first strain of E. Coli bacteria in the United States with mobile genes that make it resistant to two types of antibio
The nonlethal weapon employed by Indian security forces to disperse crowds since early July can cause ghastly damage, often blinding victims, some of them children.
Questions about penis size have become more common over the past decade, as my colleagues and I have all seen more overweight children coming in for physical exams, writes the pediatrician Dr. Perri K
Stephen FellerBOSTON, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- An analysis of previous studies suggests the benefits of cognitive activity to prevent dementia-type disease is real, researchers say.
When your skin is troubled, no doubt you instantly head for your bathroom cabinet. But creams and cosmetics are only part of the answer to healing your skin, writes LIZ EARLE.
A Dutch experiment found we are twice as likely to pick healthy food if it isn't coated in cellophane and plastic wrapping because it appears fresher and more appetising, the study suggests.
ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Abundant rainfall last week in most of Ivory Coast's principal cocoa regions could boost the forthcoming October-to-March main crop but more sunshine is needed to accelerate the gr
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Here are just fifteen ways you can make money on Fiverr.com. Sure, it may seem you aren?t getting paid much but if you are able to knock out these services in a very short period of time, and stack th
What’s the best savings account? If that question sounds more like 1980-something than today, chances are you’re not thinking about kids and money.
When a barrel of crude oil hit $145 in July of 2008, no one predicted that 8 years later it would be trading at less than $50. T. Boone Pickens, among other oil pros, has predicted that oil can now go
Mylan will start selling a cheaper version of its EpiPen after absorbing waves of criticism over a list price for the emergency allergy treatment that has grown to $608 for a two-pack, making it u
There's going to be some football excitement at Grant High in Van Nuys this season. The passing combination of quarterback Cameron Perry and receiver Eric Gaona produced plenty of big plays last w
Operations were returning to normal at Los Angeles International Airport on Monday morning, after false reports of an active shooter sent passengers stampeding from terminals and, in some cases, o
Latest Sport
The Chelsea midfielder definitely isn’t leaving Stamford Bridge, no matter what you might have heard.
After missing the entire 2015 season due to injury, the graduate student returns to anchor the offensive line at left tackle.             
Do you think you know college football better than Wojo? Now’s your chance to find out.             
Schwartz's release was a refection of Detroit's comfort with its younger options at guard, primarily Joe Dahl.             
Wolves have made a second offer for Derby County striker Chris Martin, according to reports.
Albion have signed Tottenham midfielder Nacer Chadli on a four-year deal for a club-record £13million.
Thousands of flag-waving fans lined the streets of Stone today to welcome Olympic golden boy Joe Clarke back to Staffordshire.
Saido Berahino looks set to stay at Albion for the remaining year of his contract, despite head coach Tony Pulis hoping to off-load the want-away striker.
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It is just not fair that in this country an Independent cannot debate a Republican or Democrat and why does the news media not care about other choices? Summary:Joseph Maldo
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LAS VEGAS, NV--(August 25, 2016) - StreamNet Inc. has added The Legends of Classic Soul Live Concerts to StreamNet’s, Motown Sound Concert Channel lineup. We are
"We live and work in a digital world," says Jay Gubert, Vice-President of VirtualTone. "Many companies run their business from mobile devices. Social networks, cloud-based applications,
I speak for the people as a working person that knows the struggles of what a person goes through in this country to just make ends meat. Summary:Tiger Trainer Joseph Maldon
Leadsbyseo has launched top professional SEO reseller services. The top SEO reseller in Noida, in a corporate press statement has declared that it has introduced an elite pa
Grade & Auction Your Cards & Collectibles with Small Traditions & Don't Spend a Single Penny Out-of-Pocket Summary:Denver-Based Auction Firm Presents 100 High-End Lots In It
LAS VEGAS, NV--(August 17, 2016) -  StreamNet Inc. signs agreement to acquire master tapes to 44 Movie and Film Companies. The deal is expected to close in the next 60
"Companies should not have to waste important resources like time and money searching for a communication system that only meets a portion of their business needs," Jay Gubert, Vice-Pre
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Here are just fifteen ways you can make money on Fiverr.com. Sure, it may seem you aren?t getting paid much but if you are able to knock out these services in a very short period of time, and stack th
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