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CHICAGO (AP) — The NCAA agreed Tuesday to settle a class-action head-injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing football, hockey, soccer ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — Passengers on a whale watch boat are back on dry land after spending a long night stuck at sea about 15 miles off Massachusetts.The vessel docked in Boston shortly before 8 a.m. Tuesday, more than 17 hours after leaving on what was ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Rising profits and corporate moves nudged the U.S. stock market higher in early Tuesday. Major indexes in Europe and Asia climbed ahead of a string of U.S. and Chinese economic reports later this week.KEEPING SCORE: As of 10:20 a ...more

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By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) - With some of Wall Street's more volatile names set to report in the next couple of days, traders who bet on big swings in shares are hoping to see moves more like Facebook than Netflix. Netfli ...more

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An outbreak of Ebola in West Africa is stirring fear and canceling travel plans in Minnesota, where thousands of Liberians have immigrated over the years.The worry has been heightened with a report that a Liberian government o ...more

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BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — An opposition group said Tuesday it would ask the European Union to step up its oversight of democracy in Hungary after the prime minster said he wants to transform the country from a liberal democracy into an "illiberal state. ...more

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DENVER (AP) — Hundreds of people will tell the Environmental Protection Agency what they think of proposed rules to cut pollution from power plants during public hearings Tuesday and Wednesday in Denver.With just five minutes each to make their ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — More travelers are flying than ever before, creating a daunting challenge for airlines: keep passengers safe in an ever more crowded airspace.Each day, 8.3 million people around the globe — roughly the population of New York City ...more

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VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) — The parents of a south Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat at school have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against school administrators.The parents of 17-year-old Kendrick Johnson of Valdosta sued Monday in ...more

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EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Crayon manufacturer Crayola is building a family attraction in Florida.The company said Tuesday that Crayola Experience Orlando will open next summer at The Florida Mall. It will be similar to the attraction Crayola now operat ...more