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MIAMI (AP) — Produce giant Chiquita Brands International says the U.S. is the wrong place for lawsuits to be pursued against it by thousands of Colombians whose relatives were killed in a bloody civil war.A Chiquita attorney asked an 11th U.S. C ...more

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WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — The local newspaper guild has dropped out of the upcoming auction for Philadelphia's two largest newspapers.About 500 unionized employees of The Philadelphia Inquirer and the Philadelphia Daily News had hoped to bid at th ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — ABC News has signed George Stephanopoulos to a contract extension, the last member of its "Good Morning America" team to agree to a new deal.ABC News said Thursday that Stephanopoulos will remain as Robin Roberts' chief partner o ...more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (neh-ten-YAH'-hoo) says a decision by Palestinian authorities to create a coalition government with Hamas is a big step backward for peace.Netanyahu says he will never negotiate a peace ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Mixed earnings from a large number of U.S. companies had stocks moving between modest gains and losses Thursday, despite strong results from a handful of names including Apple and Caterpillar. 3M was among those whose results disappoint ...more

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Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.This week's collection includes Preside ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are mostly higher in midday trading, led by the technology sector after Apple reported a big earnings gain.Apple also announced a stock split, a dividend increase and a larger share repurchase program. The stock gained 8 p ...more

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The University of Utah says investigators cannot determine if a couple's sperm sample was intentionally switched with that of a convicted felon working at its fertility clinic 20 years ago.A report released Thursday by a pa ...more

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LEMOYNE, Pa. (AP) — Officials at a U.S. health care nonprofit say they are working closely with authorities investigating a shooting at their Kabul hospital that killed three American physicians and wounded a U.S. nurse.Mark Knecht, Cure Interna ...more

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BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Wranglers in the West who have for decades cashed in on the allure of getting on a horse and setting out on an open trail say they have had to add bigger horses to their stables to help carry larger tourists over the rugged terrain. ...more