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UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — For his 32nd and final time, the Piano Man is playing the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum.Newsday reports ( ) Billy Joel opened Tuesday's show at the soon-to-be-shuttered venue with his 1977 hit "M ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — From iconic Fenway Park to little league fields in Southie, Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh wants to ban the use of snuff and chewing tobacco in sports venues across the city.The mayor is expected to discuss the proposal Wednesday mor ...more

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly higher Wednesday as investors waited for U.S. jobs data to assess when the Federal Reserve will increase interest rates that have been at a record low.KEEPING SCORE: Japan's Nikkei 225 ro ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, announced the first eight winners Wednesday in a competition that will provide 100 mid-sized U.S. cities with $42 million worth of expert help to make ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — A search is underway for a second Ivory Coast Special Olympics athlete who vanished near Los Angeles on Monday night, just hours after his teammate was found safe.Abidjan Ouattara, 28, was last seen around 11:00 p.m. Monday le ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Jackson, Mississippi, and Mesa, Arizona, aim to make troves of data about city operations available online for the first time. Tulsa, Oklahoma, plans to make its data releases more useful for the public. Seattle wants to use contract da ...more

Reuters News - 24 mins ago

By Kristina Cooke and M.B. Pell (Reuters) - Hundreds of medical providers banned from a Medicaid program in one state are able to take part in another state's program despite regulations designed to stop them, according to a report by an inde ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI is looking into the security of the private email server that Hillary Rodham Clinton used when she was secretary of state, The Washington Post reported Tuesday.The newspaper also said the FBI has asked Clinton lawyer Da ...more

Reuters News - 43 mins ago

(Reuters) - Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Aaron Sanchez has been suspended for three games and manager John Gibbons for one following a bench-clearing confrontation with the Kansas City Royals, Major League Baseball (MLB) announced on Tuesday. Af ...more

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LOWER LAKE, Calif. (AP) — The latest on wildfires burning in California (all times local):6:30 p.m.Fire crews have made some progress against a stubborn fire that has consumed more than 101 square miles.Cal Fire says that as of Tue ...more