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Meredith Corp. is ending subscription service for "Ladies' Home Journal," one of the nation's oldest women's magazines, due to declining advertiser interest.The magazine, launched in 1883, remains popular today with a circulation of 3.2 million, ...more

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A large section of the Midwest and South are at risk for strong tornadoes, severe thunderstorms and flash flooding this weekend.The Storm Prediction Center in Norman, Okla., on Thursday advised residents to be aware that ...more

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CHICAGO (AP) — An American pediatrician killed when an Afghan security guard opened fire Thursday at a Kabul hospital was dedicated to helping poor children, volunteering in Afghanistan to train young doctors and periodically returning to Chicago to wo ...more

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CINCINNATI (AP) — A former Xavier University basketball player who was expelled over what he says was a false rape allegation has settled his lawsuit against the school over their handling of the case.Federal Judge S. Arthur Spiegel dismissed De ...more

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma plans to hold its first double execution in nearly 80 years, Gov. Mary Fallin said Thursday.The move comes a day after the state Supreme Court removed one of the final obstacles, ruling late Wednesday that Clayton L ...more

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google, Apple, Intel and Adobe have settled a class-action lawsuit alleging they conspired to prevent their engineers and highly sought technology workers from getting better job offers from one another.The agreement announc ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The director of the upcoming "X-Men" film is calling a lawsuit accusing him of raping an aspiring model and actor in 1999 a shakedown.Bryan Singer wrote in a statement released Thursday that he is avoiding promotional events f ...more

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TAOS, N.M. (AP) — Charges have been dropped against a teenager whose mother led police on a high-speed chase in a videotaped incident during which a State Police officer fired at her fleeing minivan carrying five children.The son of Oriana Farre ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Bearded dragons have joined the list of pets that can give you salmonella poisoning.In the last two years, 132 people in 31 states have been infected with a rare form of salmonella bacteria. Thirty-one answered detailed questionn ...more

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HOUSTON (AP) — The owner of a tugboat that collided with a ship last month, dumping nearly 170,000 gallons of oil into the Houston Ship Channel, claims in court filings the ship was speeding and being operated in a reckless manner.In court docum ...more