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AP News - Aug 26, 2015 7:36 PM

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — Sage Karam has a strong support system that his Chip Ganassi Racing teammate believes will help him through the death of Justin Wilson.Karam's car spun Sunday at Pocono Raceway in a single-car crash that sent the 20-year ol ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 6:34 PM

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The crowd around the backup quarterback's locker was three or four deep. Somewhere in the middle, underneath the bright lights that never seem to go away, Michael Vick spent 13 minutes answering the same questions that never seem to g ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 5:10 PM

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — With a dozen roses and about 300 people waiting to greet him, Triple Crown winner American Pharoah arrived at Saratoga Race Course on Wednesday and was led off a horse van next to his barn after a flight from California. ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 4:44 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook is the latest technology company to offer users a virtual assistant service.Facebook is testing the artificial intelligence-powered service, called simply "M," inside its messaging app, Messenger, with some users. ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 3:34 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — A member of the leftist Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia faces a possible life sentence after admitting his role in the 2003 kidnapping of three Americans.Diego Alfonso Navarrete Beltran pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. D ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 12:22 PM

HELSINKI (AP) — Popular mobile games maker Rovio Entertainment said Wednesday it plans to lay off up to 260 people, or about a third of its workforce, because the company took on "too many things" during the past few years.Rovio says it will res ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 8:30 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — US durable goods orders advance 2 percent in July; investment demand up sharply. ...more

AP News - Aug 26, 2015 6:46 AM

BEIJING (AP) — IAAF says 2 Kenyan runners have tested positive for doping at world championships. ...more

AP News - Aug 25, 2015 7:07 PM

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Triple Crown winner American Pharoah is the overwhelming 1-5 favorite in a 10-horse field for Saturday's Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.American Pharoah will start from the No. 2 gate in an attempt to become ...more

AP News - Aug 25, 2015 3:54 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama's reference to "the crazies" in Congress may have been "a little too flip" and was not about Iran.Obama told guests at a Democratic fundraiser near Las Vegas late Monday that he and S ...more