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ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. (AP) — Hellman's mayonnaise maker Unilever says that it has withdrawn its lawsuit against the maker of "Just Mayo."Unilever filed suit against Hampton Creek earlier this year claiming the name of the small California compa ...more

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HAVANA (AP) — The restoration of diplomatic ties between Cuba and the United States unleashed expectations Thursday of even more momentous changes on an island that often seems frozen in a past of classic cars and crumbling Art Deco buildings.On ...more

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By Daniel Wallis (Reuters) - A Washington-based journalist has sued St. Louis County and one of its police lieutenants, saying his rights were violated when he was arrested while covering protests over the killing of an unarmed black teenager ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A contingent of California environmental groups, business representatives and politicians will use a visit Friday from Interior Secretary Sally Jewell to push for permanent protection of some 350,000 acres of picturesque federal land ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hollywood loves its overseas villains. Evil forces from Russia, China and North Korea have tirelessly menaced our big-screen heroes in recent years. But, in the wake of the dramatic cancellation of "The Interview," an entire species ...more

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TEMPLE, Texas (AP) — Authorities have released a sketch of a suspect in the shooting a Central Texas television meteorologist outside the studio where the weatherman worked.Trooper D.L. Wilson of the Texas Department of Public Safety says the sk ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is selling the last of its shares in Ally Financial Inc., the former financing arm of General Motors that was bailed out during the financial crisis.Detroit-based Ally says the Treasury Department is selling its ...more

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A former Philadelphia day care owner has pleaded guilty in the drowning of a boy who attended her unlicensed center.Thirty-two-year-old Tianna Edwards faces up to 22 years in prison at sentencing. She pleaded guilty Thursday ...more

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PHOENIX (AP) — Embattled Phoenix Police Chief Daniel Garcia has been fired, just hours after he held a news conference to request a two-year contract from the city to silence his critics.City officials announced Garcia's termination Thursday aft ...more

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GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A watchdog group is challenging the environmentally friendly "green lumber" certification for Plum Creek Timberlands, one of the nation's biggest landowners and timber producers.The Center for Sustainable Economy, based ...more