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AP News - Aug 29, 2015 3:00 PM

PARIS (AP) — European countries will increase identity checks and baggage controls on trains after American passengers thwarted an attack on a high-speed train from Amsterdam to Paris, France's interior minister said Saturday.Bernard Cazeneuve s ...more

AP News - Aug 29, 2015 11:55 AM

Michelin is recalling around 104,000 BF Goodrich tires used for light trucks and recreational vehicles because the sidewalls can rupture under severe use conditions.The tire maker says no injuries or deaths have been tied to the problem.M ...more

AP News - Aug 29, 2015 9:23 AM

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest from the IAAF world championships (all times local):___9:18 p.m.The United States has been disqualified from the men's 4x100-meter relay.The Americans finished second in the race behind Jamaica on S ...more

AP News - Aug 29, 2015 8:04 AM

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — In a move that has annoyed Russia, a Norwegian television channel says it will air a fictional TV drama depicting a Russian invasion of Norway after radical environmentalists seize power and freeze the Scandinavian nation's o ...more

AP News - Aug 29, 2015 5:58 AM

BEIJING (AP) — Workers were overcome with toxic gas from a paper mill's waste pool and seven of them died, authorities said Saturday, in China's latest deadly accident involving dangerous chemicals.A worker who was cleaning the pool filled with ...more

AP News - Aug 29, 2015 5:26 AM

PARIS (AP) — In a story Aug. 24 about terrorist attacks, The Associated Press incorrectly reported the percentage of attacks for which extremist groups have claimed responsibility. Extremist groups have claimed responsibility for only 35 percent of att ...more

AP News - Aug 28, 2015 5:50 PM

Al Arbour, the bespectacled gentleman of a coach who molded a young and talented New York Islanders franchise into an NHL dynasty that won four straight Stanley Cups in the early 1980s, has died. He was 82.The Islanders confirmed Arbour's death ...more

AP News - Aug 28, 2015 5:34 PM

The U.S. stock market had a wild week as investors fretted about the declining health of the Chinese economy.Stocks slumped on Monday and Tuesday, before rebounding strongly the following two days. The market actually ended the week higher, but ...more

AP News - Aug 28, 2015 4:44 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:NYSEFreeport-McMoRan Inc., up 31 cents to $10.50Activist investor Carl Icahn took an 8.5 percent st ...more

AP News - Aug 28, 2015 3:27 PM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.Wheat for December delivery was off 6 cents to $4.8375 a bushel; December corn was unchanged at 3.75 a bushel; December oats were up 6.5 cents to 2.285 a bushel; while ...more