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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Silicon Valley startup says it's shutting down operations and shifting to a new business model after it was blamed earlier this year for turning Lenovo computer users into targets for annoying web ads — and hackers.Superfi ...more

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Nelson Piquet Jr. will skip the X Games to compete in Formula E, where he's a championship contender in the new fully electric racing series.Andreas Bakkerud will replace Piquet in the SH Racing Ford Fiesta at next weekend ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Post hit back Thursday at Iran's allegation that a jailed journalist wrote a letter to President Barack Obama.The newspaper's executive editor, Martin Baron, said in a statement that Post reporter Jason Rezaian n ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Health care giant Johnson & Johnson has formally accepted a $1.94 billion offer to sell its Cordis heart devices unit to Cardinal Health.The offer was initially made March 1. The companies expect the deal to close toward the ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — "Serial" junkies, get out your sleuthing kits again. National Public Radio's wildly popular podcast is coming back with two new series.In an email sent to "Serial" newsletter subscribers on Wednesday, producers said they hope to ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Avago Technologies will pay $37 billion for rival Broadcom as chipmakers bulk up. ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon wants to make your impulse buys even more impulsive. The e-commerce powerhouse is offering free same-day delivery service in some cities to its Prime loyalty club members.Amazon says starting Thursday more than 1 million i ...more

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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Adrian Peterson spent the last five months sending vague and sometimes ambiguous messages about his desire or lack thereof to remain with the Minnesota Vikings.Peterson and Vikings coach Mike Zimmer finally cut to the ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — In a clash of rival makers of fitness trackers, Jawbone is suing Fitbit and a group of employees who quit Jawbone to work for Fitbit, saying they stole trade secrets, business plans, market research, and other information.Jawbone ...more

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR penalized three teams Wednesday for infractions at Charlotte Motor Speedway.Matt McCall, crew chief for Jamie McMurray, was placed on probation through Dec. 31 for a P2 penalty because the right rear quarter panel w ...more