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CHICAGO (AP) — Boeing Co. raised its long-term forecast for new airplane demand by more than 4 percent, based on expected orders of smaller, more fuel-efficient planes and burgeoning travel in Asia.The Chicago company said Thursday that it expec ...more

AP News - Jul 10, 2014 10:53 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee on Thursday accused China of "gluttonous, naked aggression" in its drive to control territory and resources in the South China Sea.Republican Rep. Mike Rogers said it was time to ...more

AP News - Jul 10, 2014 10:46 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Treasury Department is targeting a procurement network suspected of helping the Islamic militant group Hezbollah (hez-BUH'-lah).Treasury has sanctioned Kamel and Issam Mohamad Amhaz and the brothers' electronics business ba ...more

AP News - Jul 10, 2014 8:57 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) — House side of US Capitol closed because of industrial spill; hazardous material team on site. ...more

AP News - Jul 10, 2014 7:08 AM

BAD GASTEIN, Austria (AP) — Shelby Rogers of the Unites States routed the 16th-ranked Carla Suarez Navarro 6-4, 6-0 at the Gastein Ladies event on Thursday to reach her first career WTA quarterfinal.Rogers, who is ranked 147th and had not beaten ...more

AP News - Jul 10, 2014 6:42 AM

MANDAREE, N.D. (AP) — Company officials say cleanup efforts are expected to take weeks after a pipeline on North Dakota's Fort Berthold Indian Reservation leaked around 1 million gallons of saltwater.Some of the brine found its way to a tributar ...more

AP News - Jul 09, 2014 11:29 PM

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 - Jul 09, 2014 7:06 PM

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 - Jul 09, 2014 12:57 PM

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 - Jul 09, 2014 11:08 AM

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