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AP News - Nov 24, 2015 5:42 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — If you're braving the airports this Thanksgiving, you won't be alone.Airlines for America, the lobbying group for several major airlines, forecasts 25.3 million passengers will fly on U.S. airlines during the 12 days surrounding ...more

AP News - Nov 24, 2015 3:51 PM

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Pity TV fans back in the day, eager to buy really cool merchandise tie-ins to their favorite series but victims of bad timing.There weren't 1950s "Team Desi" or "Team Lucy" T-shirts proclaiming viewer devotion to husband or wi ...more

AP News - Nov 24, 2015 3:42 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — No one is coming close to challenging "The Big Bang Theory" when Americans turn on prime-time television in search of a few laughs.The Nielsen company's ratings last week illustrate the CBS comedy's dominance. Nielsen said 15.2 m ...more

AP News - Nov 24, 2015 1:08 PM

PARIS (AP) — The Paris attackers exploited intelligence holes from France to Syria, authorities say, taking advantage of mistrust between European governments, France's overwhelmed security services and the collapse of authority across the war zone con ...more

AP News - Nov 24, 2015 12:10 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Tiffany's fiscal third-quarter results missed analysts' estimates, hampered by a strong dollar and uncertain economic conditions. The luxury jeweler also lowered its full-year earnings guidance.CEO Frederic Cumenal said in a stat ...more

AP News - Nov 24, 2015 12:06 PM

ROME (AP) — Gianfranco Romeo sits at a table at his trattoria off the Pantheon, casting scorn over the idea that he's a frontman for a feared mafia clan."I always had a passion for restaurant work, I began as a dishwasher," Romeo told The Associ ...more

AP News - Nov 24, 2015 11:50 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices rose in September from a year earlier at the fastest pace in 13 months as a lack of houses for sale has forced buyers to bid up available properties.The Standard & Poor's/Case-Shiller 20-city home price ind ...more

AP News - Nov 24, 2015 11:25 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. banks' earnings rose 5.1 percent in the July-September quarter from a year earlier, largely because of a drop in legal expenses for the largest financial services companies.The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. says that pro ...more

AP News - Nov 24, 2015 10:55 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Confidence in the economy eroded this month as Americans became more worried about the job market.A business research group said Tuesday that its consumer confidence index fell to 90.4 in November, down from 99.1 in October. Th ...more

AP News - Nov 24, 2015 10:35 AM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.Wheat for March delivery was 6 cents lower at $4.9175 a bushel; March corn was 2.25 cents lower at $3.7075 a bushel; March oats were 5.5 cents higher ...more