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AP News - 13 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Transit officials in Washington have voted to temporarily suspend all issue-oriented advertisements on the region's rail and bus system, a move that comes as the agency was asked to consider an ad with a provocative cartoon of the Pro ...more

AP News - 14 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Park Service says an electrical problem has temporarily closed the Washington Monument.The park service announced Thursday morning that there was an electrical problem associated with the monument's elevator. Offic ...more

AP News - 15 hours ago

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A slimmer Tim Tebow threw passes in shorts while a horde of reporters critiqued his mechanics and analyzed his arm motion.Welcome to Philly, Tim.The 2007 Heisman Trophy winner spoke to a large gathering of media for th ...more

AP News - 16 hours ago

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eagles coach Chip Kelly says LeSean McCoy was wrong to suggest he favors white players over black players, adding he never considers race when building his roster."I've got great respect for LeSean. However, in that situation ...more

AP News - 19 hours ago

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

AP News - 19 hours ago

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

AP News - May 28, 2015 8:49 AM

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

AP News - May 28, 2015 7:49 AM

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

AP News - May 28, 2015 7:13 AM

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

AP News - May 28, 2015 6:11 AM

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