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TOKYO (AP) — The mood among big Japanese corporations is unexpectedly upbeat despite recent data showing the recovery appears to be stalling.The Bank of Japan's quarterly "tankan" business survey released Wednesday showed a reading of 15 in June ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Misty Copeland, the Missouri-born ballerina who's become a forceful voice for diversity in ballet and achieved a celebrity that far transcends that rarified world, was named principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre on Tuesday — the f ...more

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GUNKANJIMA, Japan (AP) — Of countless ghostly abandoned factories and mines in Japan, this fortress island near Nagasaki is among the most notorious. It is also a source of national pride.Gunkanjima, or Battleship Island, is one of 23 old indust ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks said all along that Brandon Saad would be back next season.Right up until Tuesday afternoon.With contract talks at a stalemate on the eve of NHL free agency, the Stanley Cup champions parted with Saad ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — IMF confirms debt due by Greece has not been paid, Greece officially in arrears. ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — From research dollars to free lunches and junkets, drug and medical device companies paid doctors and leading hospitals nearly $6.5 billion last year, according to government data posted Tuesday.The latest update to the Open Pa ...more

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U.S. stocks closed slightly higher Tuesday as investors followed talks between Greece and its creditors. The gains came a day after U.S. markets had their biggest plunge of the year following the collapse of talks between the Mediterranean nation and i ...more

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MOSCOW (AP) — Talks on Russian gas supplies to Ukraine have failed to reach an agreement on future supplies.The two countries have fought several gas price wars in past years, and gas disputes exacerbated after Russia's annexation of Ukraine's C ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:NYSETreehouse Foods Inc., up $6.89 to $81.03The food and beverage company saw its shares rise afte ...more

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PARIS (AP) — Top carbon polluter China confirmed it will try to cap its rising emissions before 2030 while the U.S. and Brazil pledged to boost renewable energy sources in a series of announcements Tuesday in anticipation of a global climate pact in Pa ...more