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AP News - 7 hours ago

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics Co., which faces a slowdown in emerging market smartphone sales, will release its long-delayed Tizen-powered handset in India before the end of this year, a report said Monday.Samsung's first Tizen-b ...more

AP News - 7 hours ago

BERLIN (AP) — It's lunchtime at Tauro and the restaurant staff are bustling to keep up with orders for marinated pork ribs, spinach-filled crepes and chicken breast with ricotta and pine kernels.The 800-seat eatery caters to Berlin's affluent Pr ...more

AP News - 11 hours ago

BEIJING (AP) — A U.S. meat supplier said Monday it is laying off most of the workforce of a Chinese subsidiary accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald's, KFC and other major restaurant chains.Shanghai Husi Food Co. has been under ...more

AP News - 11 hours ago

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's Maven spacecraft arrived at Mars late Sunday after a 442 million-mile journey that began nearly a year ago.The robotic explorer fired its brakes and successfully slipped into orbit around the red planet, offici ...more

AP News - 12 hours ago

PRATTVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Mi Jung Hur held off top-ranked Stacy Lewis on Sunday to win the Yokohama Tire LPGA Classic, finishing with a 6-under 66 for a tournament-record 21-under 267 total.The 24-year-old South Korean player birdied four of the f ...more

AP News - 14 hours ago

HOUSTON (AP) — German electronics and engineering company Siemens AG has reached a deal to acquire oilfield equipment maker Dresser-Rand for $7.6 billion.Under the deal announced early Monday in Germany, Siemens will pay $83 per common share of ...more

AP News - 15 hours ago

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Derek Fathauer won the season-ending Web.com Tour Championship on Sunday to top the four-event Web.Com Tour Finals money list and earn a full PGA Tour exemption.Fathauer finished with a 2-under 68 for a one-stroke ...more

AP News - 15 hours ago

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Norway's Marita Engzelius eagled the first hole of a playoff Sunday to win the season-ending Symetra Tour Championship, and the top 10 on the money list earned LPGA Tour cards.Engzelius hit a 7-wood to 5 feet to set up ...more

AP News - 17 hours ago

CANANEA, Mexico (AP) — Authorities in northern Mexico have issued a new alert of a toxic spill in the Sonora River basin from a copper mine operated by Grupo Mexico, the state director of civil protection said Sunday.The agency is urging some 25 ...more

AP News - 19 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple's new and bigger iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are more durable than last year's model and a leading Android phone, a study says.Apple's iPhone 6, whose screen measures 4.7 inches, did the best across a variety of tests that m ...more