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Pilots at discount carrier Allegiant Air were prevented in their plans to strike Thursday after a federal court issued a temporary restraining order.The Las Vegas-based airline had gone to court to block the strike, which would have grounded 250 ...more

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — A huge ball of flames engulfed an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico on Wednesday, killing four people and sending terrified workers leaping into the sea.State-run oil company Petroleos Mexicanos, or Pemex, said there was no e ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has signed into law a measure allowing people to write off donations they made this year to the families of two slain New York police officers.Wenjian Liu (WEHN'-jihn loo) and Rafael Ramos (rah-fah-YEL' R ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — HBO lovers have one more way to watch "Game of Thrones."If you subscribe to Dish's $20-a-month Internet TV service, Sling TV, you can order HBO for an extra $15 each month.That's the same price as the new HBO Now Internet ...more

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Automakers released March U.S. sales figures Wednesday. Here are the top-selling new cars and trucks in the U.S. that month, the total number sold and the percent change from March 2014.

Vehicles Total March sa ...more

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SEYNE-LES-ALPES, France (AP) — Just over a week after a Germanwings plane crashed into the French Alps, investigators have finished retrieving human remains from the crash site and are now trying to match them with DNA profiles from the 150 people kill ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly higher Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.Wheat for May delivery rose 16.75 cents to $5.2850 a bushel; May corn gained 5.50 cents to 3.8175 a bushel; May oats were 2.75 cents lower at $2.62 a bushel; ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart is asking suppliers to cut back on advertising spending in its stores as it seeks lower prices on goods that it sells to its own customers.The request comes as the world's largest retailer, based in Bentonville, Arkansas ...more

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SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The Rev. Robert H. Schuller, the Southern California televangelist who founded the world-famous Crystal Cathedral megachurch, is ailing and could be in his final days, his daughter said Wednesday.Schuller, 88, had been e ...more

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ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Holding up walking sticks and chanting anti-government slogans, thousands of pensioners have joined protest rallies around Greece to demand that the country's new left-wing government end cuts to their monthly payments.The ...more