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AP News - 5 hours ago

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Tom Hollander treated television critics to an impromptu reading of a drinking ditty penned by Dylan Thomas.The British actor pulled out his cellphone, where he had stored the ode to a pub, and recited the rhyming ve ...more

AP News - 9 hours ago

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Aric Almirola waited two days to experience one of the highlights of his first victory in NASCAR's premier series.It came during a dinner Tuesday night when he finally saw car owner Richard Petty, whose famed No. 43 racer Al ...more

AP News - 15 hours ago

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Just four years ago, JR Motorsports shuffled 10 different drivers through its No. 88 Chevrolet. The organization won just one Nationwide Series race and followed that with a winless 2011 season.Dale Earnhardt Jr. knew some ...more

AP News - 17 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner is criticizing President Barack Obama's plan to cope with a tide of minors from Central America who are illegally crossing the U.S. border. But the Ohio Republican also is being noncommittal on whether the H ...more

AP News - 18 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Google has chosen five charities to develop ideas using Web-connected Google Glass to enhance their work.After receiving 1,300 proposals, Google is announcing five nonprofits Wednesday that'll get a free pair of the glasses, a ...more

AP News - 19 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Google has chosen five charities to develop ideas using Web-connected Google Glass to enhance their work.After receiving 1,300 proposals, Google is announcing five nonprofits Wednesday that'll get a free pair of the glasses, a ...more

AP News - 20 hours ago

Aug. 3 — Hall of Fame game, Canton, Ohio.Sept. 4 — Regular season begins, Green Bay at Seattle.Sept. 7-8 — First full weekend of regular season.Oct. 7 — Fall owners meetings, Detroit. ...more

AP News - 20 hours ago

July 15 — All-Star game, Minneapolis.July 18 — Deadline for amateur draft picks to sign.July 27 — Hall of Fame inductions, Cooperstown, N.Y.July 31 — Last day to trade a player without securing waivers.Aug. 12-14 — Owners' m ...more

AP News - Jul 08, 2014 3:18 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — US consumer borrowing up $19.6 billion in May; gains slow after sudden April acceleration. ...more

AP News - Jul 08, 2014 1:00 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder called on European nations Tuesday to deal more aggressively with the threat posed by the thousands of Westerners who have traveled to Syria to join the fighting there.In a speech for Norwegian dipl ...more