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AP News - 14 hours ago

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — There was a time when the edge to Juan Pablo Montoya was evident everywhere he went. His arrogance was on display as he walked through the paddock, his confidence in a race car clear with every fearless move he made.B ...more

AP News - 21 hours ago

DETROIT (AP) — Families of at least 77 people killed in crashes caused by defective General Motors ignition switches will get compensation from the company.Attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who was hired by GM to compensate victims, updated the total M ...more

AP News - 21 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — US official: Preliminary reports indicate 1 person dead in gate-crashing at Fort Meade. ...more

AP News - 22 hours ago

NEW YORK (AP) — RadioShack creditor Salus says it won't improve its bid as it fights with another buyer for the electronics chain, hedge fund Standard General.Salus had failed to win an auction for the assets of the Fort Worth, Texas-based elect ...more

AP News - 23 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will make his first trip as president to Kenya, the country of his father's birth.The White House says Obama will visit Kenya in July for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit, which brings together business ...more

AP News - Mar 29, 2015 8:12 PM

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — There was never a doubt that Team Penske would win the IndyCar Series opener.After the four Penske drivers led every on-track session through the streets of St. Petersburg and qualified 1-2-3-4, the only question was ...more

AP News - Mar 29, 2015 7:38 PM

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Denny Hamlin just needed a visit to Martinsville Speedway to get his racing team back on track.Now, with his spot in NASCAR's Chase for the championship virtually assured, they can work to make it better.Hamlin pa ...more

AP News - Mar 29, 2015 12:32 PM

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — ABN Amro board members are giving up a 100,000-euro ($110,000) pay increase after the Dutch government delayed a decision on selling the nationalized bank amid public outrage at the raise.The directors said in a sta ...more

AP News - Mar 29, 2015 12:11 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Houston housewife who has quietly collected rare Civil War images for 50 years has sold more than 500 early photographs to the Library of Congress.The library announced the acquisition Sunday and is placing the first 77 image ...more

AP News - Mar 29, 2015 11:30 AM

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Joe Gibbs says his son, J.D., is his hero and the most courageous person he's been around.Joe Gibbs Racing announced this week the younger Gibbs, who is the team president, is undergoing treatment for "symptoms impacting ...more