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September 19, 2017 - 5:27 pm
iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending September 17, 2017: iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. Baby Driver 2. Transformers: The Last Knight 3. The Mummy (2017) 4. Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie 5. Life 6. Wonder Woman (2017) 7. Stephen King's It 8. Baywatch 9. Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 10...
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September 19, 2017 - 5:25 pm
Wall Street capped a day of mostly listless trading Tuesday with a slight gain, good enough to lift the major U.S. stock indexes to another set of all-time highs. Banks, insurers and other financial companies led the gainers. Technology companies also helped lift the market. Health care stocks...
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September 19, 2017 - 5:08 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the ongoing investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the 2016 election (all times local): 5 p.m. The Senate intelligence committee is inviting Donald Trump's personal lawyer to testify in an open hearing next month as part of its investigation into Russian...
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September 19, 2017 - 4:40 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration has approved the first inhaler combining three medicines to ease breathing in patients with emphysema or chronic bronchitis. The FDA late Monday approved sales of Trelegy Ellipta, developed jointly by GlaxoSmithKline PLC and Innoviva Inc. It...
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In this Monday, May 22, 2017, photo, customers enter a Best Buy store in Hialeah, Fla. Shares of Best Buy are falling Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, after the nation's largest consumer electronics chain outlined long-term profit goals that displeased investors. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
September 19, 2017 - 4:22 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Shares of Best Buy fell Tuesday after the nation's largest consumer electronics chain outlined long-term profit goals that displeased investors. Best Buy also reiterated that it wasn't slashing costs as much as it did in past years as it invests more in online services to compete...
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This Saturday, July 21, 2012, photo shows the corporate headquarters of Equifax Inc. in Atlanta. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is pressing credit monitoring companies TransUnion and Experian to explain what cybersecurity they have in place to protect sensitive consumer information following a breach at Equifax, discovered by the company in July 2017, that exposed the data of 143 million Americans. (AP Photo/Mike Stewart)
September 19, 2017 - 4:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Equifax, under pressure from a massive data breach, says it had a separate incident earlier this year. That may mean even more scrutiny as the company deals with the aftermath of a security failure that exposed the information of 143 million Americans. Meanwhile, the Massachusetts...
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September 19, 2017 - 4:14 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey man accused of trying to sell trade secrets while working for a company that distributes "As Seen On TV" products has pleaded guilty to wire fraud. Federal prosecutors say Ralph Mandil entered his plea Tuesday. The 38-year-old West Long Branch man faces up to 20...
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September 19, 2017 - 4:12 pm
Only half of America's smallest businesses now offer health coverage to their workers because many say steady cost hikes have made it too expensive to afford a benefit that nearly all large employers still provide. The Kaiser Family Foundation said Tuesday that 50 percent of companies with three to...
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September 19, 2017 - 4:12 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — U.S. environmental groups opposed to the Pacific Northwest becoming an international fossil fuels gateway scored a major victory when a Washington state board invalidated two permits for a $2 billion project to manufacture methanol from natural gas and export it to China. Last week's...
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FILE - In this May 1, 2015, file photo, Chris Spielman speaks at the 2015 NFL Football Draft in Chicago. Ohio State asked a judge on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, to throw out a lawsuit filed against it by the former All-American and All-Pro linebacker earlier in the summer. The class-action antitrust lawsuit alleges the university used athletes' photos without permission and compensation, and is asking the marketing programs be stopped and the ex-athletes be compensated. The university argued it is not a matter for the federal courts, and that Spielman hasn't met the legal burden required in antitrust lawsuits. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)
September 19, 2017 - 3:58 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State wants a federal judge to dismiss a class-action lawsuit by one of its most famous football stars who alleges athletes' images were used without their permission and without compensation. In a sign of how closely aligned that star, Chris Spielman, is with the...
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