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NEW YORK (AP) — Rising profits and corporate moves nudged the U.S. stock market higher in early Tuesday. Major indexes in Europe and Asia climbed ahead of a string of U.S. and Chinese economic reports later this week.KEEPING SCORE: As of 10:20 a ...more

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An outbreak of Ebola in West Africa is stirring fear and canceling travel plans in Minnesota, where thousands of Liberians have immigrated over the years.The worry has been heightened with a report that a Liberian government o ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — More travelers are flying than ever before, creating a daunting challenge for airlines: keep passengers safe in an ever more crowded airspace.Each day, 8.3 million people around the globe — roughly the population of New York City ...more

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VALDOSTA, Ga. (AP) — The parents of a south Georgia teenager found dead inside a rolled-up gym mat at school have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against school administrators.The parents of 17-year-old Kendrick Johnson of Valdosta sued Monday in ...more

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EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Crayon manufacturer Crayola is building a family attraction in Florida.The company said Tuesday that Crayola Experience Orlando will open next summer at The Florida Mall. It will be similar to the attraction Crayola now operat ...more

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Jurors have gone back to work at trying to reach a verdict in former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation lawsuit against "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle.Deliberations entered their sixth day Tuesday morning, a da ...more

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SHINGLE SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — Fire officials say crews found six more homes destroyed by a Northern California wildfire that led to evacuation orders for about 1,200 people before it was brought under control.Nineteen homes and 48 outbuildings ...more

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BOSTON (AP) — They weren't castaways, but like the tourists on Gilligan's Island, a group of whale watchers expecting only a three-hour tour got much more after their boat was snagged by a lobster trap rope off Massachusetts and they were forced to spe ...more

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BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — Despite its flawless superhero pedigree, there's always been apprehension about "Guardians of the Galaxy."Since the president of Marvel Studios first teased the possibility of making a movie based on the comic book about a ...more

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DETROIT (AP) — Suzuki is recalling nearly 26,000 midsize cars in the U.S. because the daytime running light modules can overheat and could cause a fire.The recall covers the Verona from the 2004-2006 model years. It's an expansion of an earlier ...more