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TOKYO (AP) — Hello Kitty, whom many learned last week is a girl and not a cat, may be the queen of Japan's cute characters, but she's hardly the only one.There are thousands, and they are ubiquitous: Long-time favorite Doraemon (who really is a ...more

AP News - 8 hours ago

BONANZA, Nicaragua (AP) — Rescue workers and trapped miners alike frantically dug away at opposite sides of rock and mud that blocked a Nicaragua gold mine, finally succeeding in freeing at least 20 men. Efforts to reach five miners still missing conti ...more

AP News - 16 hours ago

MIAMI (AP) — When El Corral Burgers opened its first U.S. restaurant near Miami last year, Colombian-Americans came in droves to get a taste of home.They had missed the chain's 20 different recipes of freshly made burgers, which back in the Sout ...more

AP News - 16 hours ago

MIAMI (AP) — When El Corral Burgers opened its first U.S. restaurant near Miami last year, Colombian-Americans came in droves to get a taste of home.They had missed the chain's 20 different recipes of freshly made burgers, which back in the Sout ...more

AP News - Aug 29, 2014 10:59 PM

REYKJAVIK, Iceland (AP) — Icelandic authorities briefly raised the aviation warning code to red Friday after a small fissure eruption near Bardarbunga volcano, but no volcanic ash was detected by the radar system.The eruption took place the Holu ...more

AP News - Aug 29, 2014 10:12 PM

BONANZA, Nicaragua (AP) — Rescuers in Nicaragua raced Friday to reach at least 24 freelance gold miners trapped by a landslide, including 20 who have been located and have managed to communicate with emergency crews.Hundreds of relatives and fel ...more

AP News - Aug 29, 2014 5:03 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — After a three-day public tiff, American Airlines fares have returned to Orbitz.Orbitz said Friday that it has reached an agreement with the airline that will allow it to continue selling American Airlines and US Airways tickets o ...more

AP News - Aug 29, 2014 4:44 PM

NORTHFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Kraft voluntarily recalled 7,691 cases of its American Singles cheese product Friday because an ingredient was stored improperly by a supplier.The food maker said that, while unlikely, the product may spoil prematurely or ...more

AP News - Aug 29, 2014 4:18 PM

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador is planning to create what it calls the world's first digital currency issued by a central bank, which some analysts believe could be a first step toward abandoning the country's existing currency, the U.S. dollar.T ...more

AP News - Aug 29, 2014 4:14 PM

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico's state-owned oil company is estimating its crude production will increase to 2.4 million barrels per day in 2015, compared with the 2.35 million barrels per day it expects to output this year.Petroleos Mexicanos offici ...more