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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — When retail mogul Leslie Wexner peers at one of the Picassos, Dubuffets or Giacomettis in the personal art collection he and his wife Abigail are putting on public display for the first time this month, he feels a range of emotion ...more

AP News - 13 mins ago

PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Higher humidity Friday helped slow the growth of a massive Northern California wildfire that has forced some 2,800 to evacuate and likely burned homes, while a man accused of deliberately starting the blaze was set to appear ...more

AP News - 15 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market drifted in afternoon trading as Wall Street watched Alibaba soar in its public debut. The Standard & Poor's 500 index wavered above the record level reached the day before but remains on track to turn in its best we ...more

AP News - 19 mins ago

The recent spate of high-profile domestic violence cases involving Ray Rice and other NFL players prompted Major League Baseball and the players' union to open talks about the way that sport should deal with such episodes.Even though their colle ...more

AP News - 21 mins ago

ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — The head of a peanut company that distributed salmonella-tainted peanuts that sickened hundreds of people across the U.S. four years ago has been convicted of conspiracy and other charges.Former Peanut Corporation of America o ...more

AP News - 24 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — It's easy to dismiss Apple's new iPhones as merely catching up to Android.After all, phones running Google's Android system long have had larger screens. In addition, many Android phones already have the wireless chips that iPhon ...more

AP News - 30 mins ago

SUNBURY, Pa. (AP) — In a Sept. 18 story about the sentencing of a couple who lured a stranger to his death with a Craigslist ad, The Associated Press erroneously reported how The Daily Item newspaper interviewed one of the defendants. It was conducted ...more

AP News - 32 mins ago

ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — CEO of peanut company linked to salmonella-tainted goods guilty of conspiracy in Georgia. ...more

AP News - 35 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Al Jazeera America is suing former Vice President Al Gore and Joel Hyatt, the former owners of the TV network that became Al Jazeera America in 2013.The parties are arguing over money that is being held in escrow. In August Gore ...more

AP News - 35 mins ago

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A broken rail was cited as the "probable cause" of a 2012 train derailment and explosion that damaged a bus depot and led to home evacuations in Ohio's capital, according to federal investigators.The report adopted this wee ...more