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AP News - 8 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Planning a trip? Check out deals being offered by the travel industry as part of Black Friday and CyberMonday promotions.But do your homework, cautions Pauline Frommer, editorial director of Frommer's."I think they're a mi ...more

AP News - 12 hours ago

BERLIN (AP) — A closely-watched survey shows German business confidence rose in November, putting an end to six consecutive months of declines.It was a modestly upbeat sign for the largest economy in the 18-country euro currency union, which is ...more

AP News - 13 hours ago

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — The biggest challenge facing Lydia Ko is how she can top a rookie season like this one.The 17-year-old from New Zealand sat next to a pair of crystal trophies Sunday evening. At her feet was a glass box that was stuffed with ...more

AP News - 15 hours ago

SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — Paulina Bobadilla was beyond desperate. The drugs no longer stopped her daughter's epileptic seizures and the little girl had become so numb to pain, she would tear off her own fingernails and leave her small fingers bleeding.


AP News - 18 hours ago

BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — A Soyuz capsule carrying three astronauts from Russia, the United States and Italy docked Monday with the International Space Station, less than six hours after launching from Russia's manned space facility in Kazakhstan.


AP News - 21 hours ago

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — The construction services firm Jacobs Engineering says CEO Craig Martin will step down in late December because of health reasons.Former CEO and current board chairman Noel Watson will serve as executive chairman until a ...more

AP News - 21 hours ago

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — New Zealand teenager Lydia Ko was an instant millionaire even before she went into a three-way playoff Sunday in the CME Group Tour Championship.She finished off her rookie season in style.Another victory. Another reco ...more

AP News - Nov 23, 2014 4:29 AM

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Telecommunications company Etihad Etisalat, known as Mobily on the Saudi stock exchange, said Sunday it has suspended its chief executive officer after accounting errors forced the operator to restate 18 months of earnings.< ...more

AP News - Nov 22, 2014 11:35 PM

TOKYO (AP) — Helicopter surveys on Sunday showed more extensive damage than earlier thought from an overnight earthquake in the mountainous central Japan area that hosted the 1998 Winter Olympics.At least 37 homes were destroyed in two villages, ...more

AP News - Nov 22, 2014 10:10 AM

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's unemployment rate has dropped slightly as the U.S. territory struggles to emerge from a nearly decade-long economic slump.The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says the unemployment rate was 14 percent in ...more