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Oh, Roger, you still don't get it.After spending more than a week in seclusion while his NFL was battered by one domestic violence embarrassment after another, Commissioner Roger Goodell finally emerged Friday to hold a worthless news conference ...more

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ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — More than five years after hundreds of Americans got sick from eating salmonella-tainted peanut butter, the top executive at the Georgia plant where it was made was convicted Friday and faces prison time in a rare food-poisoning tria ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Alibaba debuted as a publicly traded company Friday and swiftly climbed nearly 40 percent in a mammoth IPO that offered eager investors seemingly unlimited growth potential and a way to tap into the burgeoning Chinese middle class.< ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Moody's Investors Services is maintaining its rating on United Kingdom government-backed bonds Friday, a day after voters in Scotland decided against national independence.Moody's is affirming an 'Aa1' rating, its second-highest ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes ended mixed on a day when the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba made its big debut on the New York Stock Exchange. The Standard & Poor's 500 index slipped less than a point on Friday but still finished with its bes ...more

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FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A flight attendants' union says it has a tentative contract covering crews at American Airlines and US Airways.The union said Friday that negotiators reached an agreement with American Airlines Group Inc. with industry-l ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.Wheat for Dec delivery fell 14 cents to $4.7450 a bushel; Dec corn was 6.75 cents lower at 3.3150 a bushel; Dec oats was 5 cents lower at $3.3725 a bushel; while Nov so ...more

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PARIS (AP) — Air France pilots are prolonging a walkout that has grounded more than half the airline's flights all week.Unions are angry at Air France's plans to shift much of its European operations to a low-cost carrier, Transavia. The SNPL un ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The maker of Pabst Blue Ribbon beer is being sold to Russian company Oasis Beverages for an undisclosed sum.Oasis is buying Pabst with TSG, an investment firm known for its work with consumer products companies. TSG Consumer Part ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Exxon Mobil said Friday that it will wind down a drilling project in Russia in compliance with U.S. sanctions, but said it received a license to keep working beyond the sanctions' deadline in order to complete the work.U.S. sanct ...more