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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are mostly lower in early trading as traders look over a mixed batch of earnings reports.Whirlpool, Ryder systems and Boeing all fell Wednesday morning after reporting their latest quarterly results.Apple was slight ...more

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dumb Starbucks is coming back, but only on TV.The comic who came up with the fake-store concept will discuss its origins and aftermath on next Tuesday's episode of Comedy Central's "Nathan for You."Star Nathan Fielder o ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — It's not exactly "The Golden Girls," but for Marcia Rosenfeld, it'll do.Rosenfeld is among thousands of aging Americans taking part in home-sharing programs around the country that allow seniors to stay in their homes and save mo ...more

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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Michelle Dockery and Allen Leech of "Downton Abbey" say Cupid's arrow is not headed for their characters.While talking to a TV Critics' panel Tuesday, the actors said they find it "very funny" some fans are hoping fo ...more

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BATH, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James has sent cupcakes to his neighbors to apologize for the ruckus caused by the announcement of his homecoming earlier this month.Cleveland Cavaliers fans and journalists arrived en masse to the NBA star's Akron area ...more

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STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — A lawyer for Michael Skakel is seeking to keep the government from using audio tapes made by the Kennedy cousin for a memoir as evidence in his upcoming murder retrial.Skakel, the nephew of Robert F. Kennedy's widow, Ethel ...more

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Jurors are due to reconvene in St. Paul to deliberate on whether a late famed military sniper defamed former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura in his best-selling memoir.The case went to the jurors midday Tuesday. They will res ...more

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SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a Syracuse city police officer was looking at the computer inside his patrol car when he ran a red light and collided with an unmarked police vehicle.Police tell The Post-Standard (http://bit.ly/1sQl5wR ) th ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Three middle school students in a heavy metal band have gotten permission from a Manhattan judge to sign a multi-year recording contract with Sony.The Daily News (http://nydn.us/1r6Fh9M) says the court's approval Tuesday allows U ...more

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. THE FINAL DAYS AND HOURS OF FLIGHT 17'S PASSENGERSThe Boeing 777 traveling from Amsterdam to Malaysia held the promise of beginnings ...more