09/16/14 04:35 PM
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09/16/14 04:33 PM
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09/16/14 04:31 PM
Cartoon by Ken Catalino/Creators Syndicate.
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09/16/14 04:15 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is closing broadly higher as investors await the results of a key meeting by the Federal Reserve. All 10 industry groups in the Standard & Poor's 500 index rose Tuesday, led by health care, utilities and energy companies. The Dow rose 100 points, or 0.6...
09/16/14 03:46 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Corinthian Colleges is being sued by the federal Consumer Financial Protection Bureau for what it calls a "predatory lending scheme." The CFPB is seeking more than $500 million for borrowers who used the for-profit education company's private student loans. Corinthian misled...
09/16/14 03:02 PM
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi lawmakers rejected Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi's nominees Tuesday to lead the defense and interior ministries, leaving the crucial Cabinet posts unfilled as an emerging U.S.-led coalition intensifies its air campaign against Islamic State extremists who have seized a...
09/16/14 01:45 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Brown signs bills seeking to regulate groundwater for first time in drought-parched California.
09/16/14 07:01 AM
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq officials: Premier has selected final Cabinet ministers, including defense and interior.
09/16/14 06:32 AM
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's parliament ratifies agreement to deepen ties with the European Union .
09/16/14 05:45 AM
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Danish police: shots fired inside court building in Copenhagen; 1 killed, 1 wounded.
09/16/14 12:15 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Obama administration to assign 3,000 US military personnel to combat Ebola in West Africa.
09/15/14 09:15 PM
WEED, Calif. (AP) — Wind-driven California wildfire damages or destroys 100 homes; at least 1500 people evacuated .
09/15/14 07:00 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — State Sen. Rod Wright resigns after being sentenced to 3 months for lying about his residency.
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