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How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Wednesday

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:39
NEW YORK (AP) — A rout in retail stocks pulled U.S. indexes down on Wednesday. Macy's, the largest U.S. department store chain, slashed its annual profit forecast after it reported a steep drop in earnings. Office supply companies Office Depot and Staples both took big losses after a judge blocked their plans to merge.

Small plane hits deer, flips while trying to land at airport

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:38
KEENE, N.H. (AP) — Authorities say a small plane struck a deer and flipped over while landing at a New Hampshire airport.

If Donald Trump held a concert, who might perform?

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:36

NEW YORK (AP) — While Elton John and Katy Perry have hit the stage for Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton, and supporters of opponent Bernie Sanders include Bonnie Raitt and Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s Rolodex of musicians-slash-friends is short. Really short. Instead, he’s found himself on […]
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If Donald Trump held a concert, who might perform?

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:36

NEW YORK (AP) — While Elton John and Katy Perry have hit the stage for Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton, and supporters of opponent Bernie Sanders include Bonnie Raitt and Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s Rolodex of musicians-slash-friends is short. Really short. Instead, he’s found himself on […]
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If Donald Trump held a concert, who might perform?

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:36

NEW YORK (AP) — While Elton John and Katy Perry have hit the stage for Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton, and supporters of opponent Bernie Sanders include Bonnie Raitt and Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s Rolodex of musicians-slash-friends is short. Really short. Instead, he’s found himself on […]

Office Depot and Macy’s plunge, Electronic Arts climbs

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:35

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market: NYSE Office Depot Inc., down $2.46 to $3.63 A federal judge blocked Office Depot’s plan to combine with rival Staples, saying the move would hurt competition for office supplies. Most Read StoriesCollege […]
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Office Depot and Macy’s plunge, Electronic Arts climbs

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:35

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market: NYSE Office Depot Inc., down $2.46 to $3.63 A federal judge blocked Office Depot’s plan to combine with rival Staples, saying the move would hurt competition for office supplies. Most Read StoriesCollege […]
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Office Depot and Macy’s plunge, Electronic Arts climbs

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:35

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market: NYSE Office Depot Inc., down $2.46 to $3.63 A federal judge blocked Office Depot’s plan to combine with rival Staples, saying the move would hurt competition for office supplies. Most Read StoriesCollege […]

Friend of man in lottery scandal says she cashed $15K ticket

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:35

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A friend of the former security director of the Multi-State Lottery Association who is implicated in a jackpot-fixing scandal was given a winning Kansas Lottery ticket worth $15,000 in 2011 as an engagement gift, she said Wednesday. Iowa prosecutors had Amy DeMoney testify Wednesday in a hearing for Eddie Tipton, […]
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Friend of man in lottery scandal says she cashed $15K ticket

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:35

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A friend of the former security director of the Multi-State Lottery Association who is implicated in a jackpot-fixing scandal was given a winning Kansas Lottery ticket worth $15,000 in 2011 as an engagement gift, she said Wednesday. Iowa prosecutors had Amy DeMoney testify Wednesday in a hearing for Eddie Tipton, […]
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Friend of man in lottery scandal says she cashed $15K ticket

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:35

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A friend of the former security director of the Multi-State Lottery Association who is implicated in a jackpot-fixing scandal was given a winning Kansas Lottery ticket worth $15,000 in 2011 as an engagement gift, she said Wednesday. Iowa prosecutors had Amy DeMoney testify Wednesday in a hearing for Eddie Tipton, […]

Hillary Clinton Mocks Donald Trump Over Not Releasing Tax Returns

New York Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:35
Mrs. Clinton derided Mr. Trump as evasive and secretive after he said he would not release his tax returns before the November election.

Police: Officers shoot man who confronted them with a gun

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:34
WYTHEVILLE, Va. (AP) — Police say officers checking on a possible break-in at a southwestern Virginia home shot a man who confronted them with a gun.

Man once dubbed ‘Porn’s New King’ is charged in tribal fraud

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:33

NEW YORK (AP) — A man once dubbed “Porn’s New King” has been charged in New York City with scamming a Native American tribe and others of more than $60 million. Charges against Jason Galanis (gah-LAH’-nuhs) and six others were announced Wednesday. Galanis was arrested in Los Angeles. Prosecutors say Galanis and others lied to […]
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Man once dubbed ‘Porn’s New King’ is charged in tribal fraud

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:33

NEW YORK (AP) — A man once dubbed “Porn’s New King” has been charged in New York City with scamming a Native American tribe and others of more than $60 million. Charges against Jason Galanis (gah-LAH’-nuhs) and six others were announced Wednesday. Galanis was arrested in Los Angeles. Prosecutors say Galanis and others lied to […]
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Man once dubbed ‘Porn’s New King’ is charged in tribal fraud

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:33

NEW YORK (AP) — A man once dubbed “Porn’s New King” has been charged in New York City with scamming a Native American tribe and others of more than $60 million. Charges against Jason Galanis (gah-LAH’-nuhs) and six others were announced Wednesday. Galanis was arrested in Los Angeles. Prosecutors say Galanis and others lied to […]

Man once dubbed 'Porn's New King' is charged in tribal fraud

Yahoo! National News - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:31
NEW YORK (AP) — A man once dubbed "Porn's New King" has been charged in New York City with scamming a Native American tribe and others of more than $60 million.

Prosecutors: Woman recorded sound of own slaying on phone

NBA - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:30

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman fatally shot in a domestic dispute near Philadelphia last week recorded the sound of her own killing on her phone. Prosecutors say Wesley Webb had activated an audio recording program and it captured the shot and afterward gunman Keith Robert Smith swearing and saying, “How’s that? […]
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Prosecutors: Woman recorded sound of own slaying on phone

Seattle Seahawks - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:30

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman fatally shot in a domestic dispute near Philadelphia last week recorded the sound of her own killing on her phone. Prosecutors say Wesley Webb had activated an audio recording program and it captured the shot and afterward gunman Keith Robert Smith swearing and saying, “How’s that? […]
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Prosecutors: Woman recorded sound of own slaying on phone

Seattle Times Headlines - Thu, 05/12/2016 - 04:30

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman fatally shot in a domestic dispute near Philadelphia last week recorded the sound of her own killing on her phone. Prosecutors say Wesley Webb had activated an audio recording program and it captured the shot and afterward gunman Keith Robert Smith swearing and saying, “How’s that? […]