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Stocks are moving sharply higher in midday trading as the market shakes off its worst weekly performance in three months.Citigroup rose 4 percent after the bank turned in better results than Wall Street expected. The bank also said it had reache ...more

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Volkswagen plans to build a new seven-passenger SUV at its factory in Chattanooga, Tennessee, adding about 2,000 factory jobs as it tries to reverse U.S. sales that have fallen for the past two years.The German automaker ...more

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Major stock indexes rose sharply higher in morning trading Monday as Citigroup's latest quarterly financial results helped add to expectations of a strong corporate earnings season. Stocks were extending gains for the second trading day in a row follow ...more

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Vice President Al Gore and members of the Kennedy family are joining hundreds of mourners for the funeral of renowned journalist and press freedom champion John Seigenthaler.Monday's funeral in Nashville reflected ...more

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The co-founder of Rodeo Alaska is recovering after he was gored — but still managed to win a prize — at his own event.The Anchorage Daily News (http://bit.ly/1jI8MzV) reports 43-year-old Frank Koloski was competing in th ...more

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A former boarding house at the center of a David and Goliath battle between an elderly woman and Donald Trump is going up for auction.In the 1990s, Trump had wanted to tear down Vera Coking's building and convert the l ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — Unexplained rash? Check your iPad. It turns out the popular tablet computer may contain nickel, one of the most common allergy-inducing metals.Recent reports in medical journals detail nickel allergies from a variety of personal e ...more

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Stocks are up sharply in early trading as the market shakes off its worst weekly performance in three months.Citigroup rose after the bank turned in better results than Wall Street expected and said it had reached a settlement in an investigatio ...more

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KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. (AP) — Firefighters have built a partial line around a fast-growing wildfire in southern Oregon that has destroyed homes and led to dozens of evacuations.Fire spokeswoman Erica Hupp says crews are assessing the fire on Monday ...more

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SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (AP) — Three Connecticut residents have pleaded not guilty to causing a disturbance at a Rhode Island house owned by Taylor Swift.Police in Westerly say 29-year-old Michael Horrigan and 28-year-old Tristan Kading of North S ...more