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 2018-06-24 02:06 

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Rhode Island lawmakers meet for rare Saturday session...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island lawmakers convened for a rare Saturday session to finish their legislative business....

 2018-06-23 20:13 

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Cause of Iowa derailment, oil spill amount still under wraps...

DOON, Iowa (AP) — Crews were scrambling Saturday to clean up a BNSF oil train derailment in northwest Iowa that dumped crude into floodwaters, while officials seek to get a handle on the extent of ......

 2018-06-23 17:44 

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Lawsuits allege racial profiling in Portland-area businesses...

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Several African Americans are suing big-box stores and restaurants in Oregon, claiming employees at those places wrongly accused them of stealing because they were "shopping whil......

 2018-06-23 17:05 

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New Mexico lawmakers consider revisiting complex liquor laws...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — State lawmakers are considering rethinking New Mexico's complex liquor licensing system in hopes that more local alcohol vendors can help revitalize downtowns in smaller citie......

 2018-06-23 14:05 

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Online sellers consider how to comply with sales tax ruling...

NEW YORK (AP) — While a Supreme Court ruling on sales taxes will create more obligations and expenses for many small online retailers, owners are already thinking about how they'll comply....

 2018-06-23 13:40 

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OPEC and allies agree to share oil production increase...

VIENNA (AP) — OPEC nations and oil-producing countries not in the cartel say they have agreed to share increased oil production a day after OPEC announced it would pump more crude oil — a move that......

 2018-06-23 13:19 

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AP FACT CHECK: Trump's skewed claims on immigration, economy...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is distorting the truth when it comes to the impact of his administration's policy regarding separating children from their parents at the U.S. border....

 2018-06-23 09:33 

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Johnson urges clean Brexit, 2 years after UK vote to quit EU...

LONDON (AP) — Leading Brexit supporters are talking tough, and opponents are taking to the streets, on the second anniversary of Britain's vote to leave the European Union....

 2018-06-23 08:20 

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2 years on, Brexit vote has taken a toll on UK economy...

LONDON (AP) — While it's still unclear what Brexit will look like when it happens next year, the decision to leave has already had a clear effect on the economy: households are poorer, companies ar......

 2018-06-23 07:01 

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Dead bodies found at Walmart stores in Brevard is phenomenon...

MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) — Peter Unger traveled the world, first in the Navy at the tail end of the Korean War and then as a free spirit searching the ancient paths of India for life's sacred meaning....

 2018-06-23 07:01 

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For these workers, dad is also the boss...

ERIE, Pa. (AP) — David John DeMarco, one of the owners of Modern Dental Group in Erie, always felt that he might have disappointed his father, the late John J. DeMarco, M.D., an Erie obstetrician, ......

 2018-06-23 06:01 

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Renewables are vital to Idaho's energy production...

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Idaho is at the forefront of a nationwide movement toward renewable energy....

 2018-06-23 05:05 

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Iowa to get new K-9 training center...

NEW HARTFORD, Iowa (AP) — On command of trainer Tyler Brownell, the Belgian Malinois/Dutch shepherd mix lunges, clamping down on the well-protected arm of trainer Matt Harris. On Brownell's command......

 2018-06-23 04:31 

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Xiaomi seeks to raise up to $6.1 billion in Hong Kong IPO...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Xiaomi Corp. said it seeks to raise up to $6.1 billion in its initial public offering next week that would value the Chinese smartphone maker at as much as $70.3 billion....

 2018-06-23 04:05 

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'Queen Sugar' is not just show for Acadiana's black farmers...

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Eddie Lewis III had figured sugar cane farming could wait....

 2018-06-22 23:54 

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Governor to sign utility-backed measure drawing criticism...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf will sign legislation that Pennsylvania's electric and gas utilities say will help them recoup costs in a more timely fashion, but consumer advocates warn that ......

 2018-06-22 22:18 

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Children's hospital gets Toys R Us giraffe statue...

WAYNE, N.J. (AP) — The 16-foot tall statue of Geoffrey the Giraffe that greeted visitors at Toys R Us headquarters in New Jersey will be moved to a children's hospital in the state....

 2018-06-22 21:54 

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Editorials from around New England...

Editorials from around New England:...

 2018-06-22 21:46 

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Governor: Online tax revenue must go to property tax relief...

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court's decision to let states collect sales tax from online purchases could lead to Nebraska putting the money toward property tax relief....

 2018-06-22 21:39 

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Supreme Court ruling may boost Virginia tax income by $300M...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that says states are allowed to collect taxes from online sales could boost Virginia's tax revenues by up to $300 million a year....

 2018-06-22 21:24 

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No tuition hike for UT students in Knoxville, Chattanooga...

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Students at the University of Tennessee's Knoxville and Chattanooga campuses won't have a tuition increase next year....

 2018-06-22 21:20 

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Give up after scandals? Television history shows otherwise...

NEW YORK (AP) — Say this about TV creators in 2018 — they don't give up easily....

 2018-06-22 20:51 

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Exxon Mobil and CarMax jump; Red Hat and Tesla tumble...

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday:...

 2018-06-22 20:36 

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From boat makers to farmers, US-led tariff war inflicts pain...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Florida boat builder absorbs $4 million in lost business and expects more pain. An Ohio pork producer is losing access to a vital export market and fears the damage will last ye......

 2018-06-22 20:30 

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Mike Huckabee endorsing Randy Boyd for Tennessee governor...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Arkansas governor and presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is endorsing Republican Randy Boyd for Tennessee governor....

 2018-06-22 19:07 

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Star Search: 76ers in the market for franchise players...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers coach Brett Brown had an A-list comparison for 1-B first-round pick Zhaire Smith: Disgruntled San Antonio forward Kawhi Leonard....

 2018-06-22 18:35 

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Car dealers gear up for Saudi women to hit the roads...

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Cradling her four-month-old daughter, Nour Obeid scans the car showroom and heads to the mid-sized SUVs....

 2018-06-22 18:05 

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Gaming commission approves license for remote casino...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada Gaming Commission has approved a gaming license for a casino in a northern Nevada city of 27 people....

 2018-06-22 17:23 

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Greek leader dons tie in sartorial relief over bailout end...

ATHENS (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has donned a tie, for the first time in more than three years in office, to celebrate the debt relief deal agreed by the country's creditors....

 2018-06-22 15:05 

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How Greece will exit its bailout program and what it means...

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Europe has agreed on a plan to finally shepherd Greece out of its bailout program and keep it afloat in coming years....

 2018-06-22 15:03 

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The Latest: Trump threatens 20 percent tariffs on EU cars...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on America's disputes with its trading partners (all times local):...

 2018-06-22 14:31 

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Cartoonist who cited politics in firing finds new outlet...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A former Pittsburgh Post-Gazette editorial cartoonist who says he was fired because of his anti-Donald Trump drawings has found a new home for his work in Pittsburgh....

 2018-06-22 13:59 

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TV weather presenters don ties to highlight global warming...

BERLIN (AP) — TV weather presenters around the world have teamed up to highlight the impact of climate change by wearing ties, pendants and badges with "warming stripes" while on air....

 2018-06-22 13:31 

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Report: Uber driver streaming "The Voice" just before crash...

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The human backup driver in an autonomous Uber SUV was streaming the television show "The Voice" just before the vehicle struck and killed an Arizona pedestrian in March, accordi......

 2018-06-22 11:40 

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Businessman linked to slain reporter held in separate case...

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — A controversial businessman linked to a slain investigative journalist in Slovakia has been detained in a separate case of forgery against a broadcaster....

 2018-06-22 10:02 

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The Latest: Iraq confident of OPEC deal to raise oil output...

VIENNA (AP) — The Latest on the OPEC meeting on oil production (all times local):12:00 p.m.Iraq's oil minister says he is confident that officials from major oil-producing countries will reach ......

 2018-06-22 09:48 

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EU retaliatory tariffs on raft of US goods go into force...

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union is enforcing tariffs on $3.4 billion in U.S. products as of Friday in retaliation to duties the Trump administration has put on European steel and aluminum....

 2018-06-22 09:45 

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OPEC mulls 1 million-barrel oil production increase...

VIENNA (AP) — Saudi Arabia's oil minister says officials from major crude-producing nations will discuss a proposal to increase output by about 1 million barrels per day....

 2018-06-22 09:39 

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Malaysia names new central bank governor...

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia has named Nor Shamsiah Mohamad Yunus, an experienced former central bank official, as the new central bank governor....

 2018-06-22 09:00 

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The Latest: German business warns UK risks disorderly Brexit...

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on businesses warning about Brexit's fallout (all times local):10:00 a.m.Germany's main business lobby group is warning that Britain is on course for a "disorderly Brex......

 2018-06-22 08:36 

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Greek financial markets rally on debt relief deal...

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's government borrowing costs have dropped and the stock market is rallying on news that the country's creditors have agreed to debt relief measures that pave the way fo......

 2018-06-22 07:46 

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Airbus threatens to leave Britain in case of no-deal Brexit...

LONDON (AP) — Aviation giant Airbus has threatened to leave Britain if the country leaves the European Union without an agreement on future trading relations....

 2018-06-22 07:32 

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Asian stocks mixed as trade disputes worry investors...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks were mixed Friday as investors were still wary over trade disputes between China and the U.S. as well as between the U.S. and Europe that could hurt corporate......

 2018-06-22 07:05 

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What's that extra in my online cart? Soon, maybe a sales tax...

NEW YORK (AP) — Attention shoppers: You may soon be paying more taxes on what you put in your online cart....

 2018-06-22 05:05 

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KU aviation team moves forward in Boeing competition...

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — By the end of the year, a team of students from the University of Kansas hope to have a small working model of a personal helicopter-like aircraft....

 2018-06-22 02:21 

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The Latest: Lawmakers seek probe of Interior boss' land deal...

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Latest on Democrats calling for an investigation into the interior secretary's involvement in a land deal with the chairman of an energy services company. (all times loca......

 2018-06-22 01:19 

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The Latest: Lawmakers pass $36.5B budget despite veto threat...

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on New Jersey's budget (all times local):9:10 p.m.New Jersey's Legislature passed a $36.5 billion budget, despite Gov. Phil Murphy threats to reject it.The Dem......

 2018-06-22 00:24 

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Online sales tax ruling could bring $30M more to Nevada...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada's top tax official says a U.S. Supreme Court ruling Thursday allowing states to require more online retailers to collect sales tax could bring in an extra $30 million a year......

 2018-06-21 23:40 

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South Dakotans may see lower rate after sales tax ruling...

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota residents may see lower sales tax rates because of a provision in state law passed years ahead of a U.S. Supreme Court decision allowing states to make online shopp......

 2018-06-21 23:37 

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Chevrolet goes after Jeep Grand Cherokee with new Blazer...

DETROIT (AP) — Because these days you can't have too many SUVs, General Motors is bringing back the Chevrolet Blazer....

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