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WASHINGTON (AP) — A Marine jailed in Mexico on charges of bringing weapons into the country tried to kill himself after receiving threats of rape, torture and execution, his tearful mother told a House panel Wednesday. She said her son was suffering an ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Coca-Cola is revising its pay plan for executives after shareholders including Warren Buffett called it excessive.The world's largest beverage maker says its long-term incentive program will now distribute the company's shares to ...more

AP News - 9 hours ago

Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide___ROYALS EDGE ATHLETICS IN CLASSIC 12-INNING PLAYOFFS OPENERKansas City wins first playoff game in 29 years, edges Oakland in 12-inning classic. http://bigstory.ap ...more

AP News - 10 hours ago

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Researchers in Massachusetts have created an app that teaches basic computer programming to kindergartners.Children as young as 5 can use the app to craft their own interactive stories and games. They don't even have to k ...more

AP News - 10 hours ago

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Researchers in Massachusetts have created an app that teaches basic computer programming to kindergartners.Children as young as 5 can use the app to craft their own interactive stories and games. They don't even have to k ...more

AP News - 10 hours ago

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Researchers in Massachusetts have created an app that teaches basic computer programming to kindergartners.Children as young as 5 can use the app to craft their own interactive stories and games. They don't even have to k ...more

AP News - 16 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — There was no change in the top three spots in the latest AP Pro32 power rankings.That's hardly a surprise since the Seattle Seahawks, Cincinnati Bengals and Denver Broncos all had byes last week.Seattle again had nine firs ...more

AP News - 17 hours ago

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A Delaware bankruptcy judge will hold a hearing Thursday on a request by Trump Entertainment Resorts to be relieved of its pension obligations under a collective bargaining agreement with workers at the Taj Mahal casino.T ...more

AP News - 18 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Federal Communications Commission says the agency will consider a petition to ban the Washington Redskins nickname from the public airwaves.FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler says Tuesday that the commission "will be deal ...more

AP News - 19 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama showered praise on India's new prime minister in an Oval Office meeting Tuesday that sought to infuse new energy into the two countries' sluggish relationship. Yet for all the pomp and pageantry, there were few ...more