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NEW YORK (AP) — Alibaba now plans to raise up to $25.03 billion in its upcoming IPO, making what was expected to be the biggest stock market debut even bigger.The Chinese e-commerce company said it still plans to sell 368.1 million shares, but a ...more

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CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico (AP) — Hurricane Odile blazed a trail of destruction through Mexico's Baja California Peninsula on Monday that leveled everything from ramshackle homes to luxury hotels and big box stores, leaving entire neighborhoods as disaster ...more

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MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — The Radisson hotel chain said Monday it's suspending its sponsorship of the Minnesota Vikings after star running back Adrian Peterson was charged with child abuse in Texas.In a statement, Minnetonka-based Radisson, part ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL and the players' union are close to finalizing the drug policy changes they tentatively agreed upon last week.Union spokesman George Atallah told The Associated Press on Monday that the "drug policies are currently gettin ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Advertised as a path to an affordable retirement, federally insured reverse mortgages are showing signs of a rebound, drawing the scrutiny of regulators seeking to reduce historically high default rates that have cost the government b ...more

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Historic Stitzel-Weller distillery is the newest stop on the Kentucky Bourbon Trail.Liquor giant Diageo PLC said Monday it is opening a visitors' center at Stitzel-Weller, part of a $10 million investment that includes a n ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The players' union on Tuesday plans to appeal the indefinite suspension the NFL handed to Ray Rice last week.NFL Players Association spokesman George Atallah told The Associated Press on Monday "we are expecting to appeal before ...more

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Since U2 stunned the music world by delivering a surprise album at Apple's iPhone 6 unveiling and making it available to a half-billion iTunes users for free, they've gotten an avalanche of publicity.But who's listening to it? The picture starte ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Do you leave a tip in your hotel room for the maid? Marriott is launching a program with Maria Shriver to put envelopes in hotel rooms to encourage tipping.The campaign, called "The Envelope Please," begins this week. Envelopes w ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks closed mostly lower as investors waited for the Federal Reserve's two-day policy meeting that starts on Tuesday.The news on the economy was mixed.U.S. manufacturing output fell in August for the first time in seven ...more