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  • Iran to help Lebanon army fight extremists

    BEIRUT (AP) — Iran will supply the Lebanese army with military equipment to be used in fighting Muslim extremist groups, a visiting senior Iranian official said on Tuesday. The announcement marks the first time that Iran has said it would give Lebanon military assistance. Tehran has offered...

  • Viagra ads target women for 1st time

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The maker of the world's top-selling erectile dysfunction drug on Tuesday will begin airing the first Viagra TV commercial that targets the less-obvious sufferers of the sexual condition: women. In the new 60-second ad, a middle-aged woman reclining on a bed in a tropical...

  • Nature center defends $5,000 gift from Monsanto

    MYSTIC, Conn. (AP) — A $5,000 donation from seed giant Monsanto Co. to a nature center in Mystic has drawn criticism from activists who oppose genetically modified food. The Day of New London reports (http://bit.ly/1nDXzm2 ) that Bob Burns, an organic farmer who leads a New London effort...

  • Expansion planned at Ohio Airstream plant

    JACKSON CENTER, Ohio (AP) — The company that makes the iconic silver Airstream travel-trailers at a western Ohio factory is announcing a $5.9 million expansion. The Dayton Daily News (http://bit.ly/YFXjXF ) reports that Thor Industries announced the expansion on Monday for its Airstream...

  • 2 killed, 1 hurt when FedEx truck hits car head-on

    GRANBY, N.Y. (AP) — State police say two people are dead and a third is in critical condition after a FedEx delivery truck collided with a car on a central New York road. Troopers say 41-year-old Kevin Frank of Liverpool was driving the truck on Route 3 Monday afternoon when he crossed over...

  • Baltimore-bound flight makes emergency landing

    DALLAS (AP) — A Baltimore-bound American Airlines flight has made an emergency landing at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. The MD-82 left DFW around 5 p.m. Tuesday for the Baltimore/Washington International Airport. Shortly after takeoff, the FAA says the pilot declared an emergency...

  • Albania borrows $150 million to improve power grid

    TIRANA, Albania (AP) — The World Bank is lending Albania $150 million (€118 million) to help overhaul its dysfunctional state-run power sector and pay for electricity imports from other Balkan states. The Energy Ministry said Tuesday the loan will also be used to boost the efficiency of bill...

  • EU says Ireland grants Apple illegal tax benefits

    BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union's competition watchdog says tax rebates that Ireland granted iPhone maker Apple appear to amount to illegal state aid and may have to be recouped. Apple Inc. funnels the bulk of its international sales through subsidiaries in Ireland, where it benefits from...

  • Las Vegas lands 3rd weekly nonstop Swiss flight

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tourists flying between Las Vegas and Zurich will have another nonstop flight. Edelweiss Air announced Monday it will add a third weekly nonstop flight starting next June. The Swiss airline first arrived in May at McCarran International Airport with two weekly nonstop flights....

  • Bankruptcy judge approves sale of Natchez

    NATCHEZ, Miss. (AP) — U.S. bankruptcy Judge Neil Olack says he will approve the sale of Natchez Regional Medical Center. With the close of the sale, ownership of the hospital will pass from Adams County to Community Health Systems, the national health care giant that is purchasing the...

  • Police fatally shoot stabbing suspect in Brooklyn

    NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a man with a knife was shot and killed by police in Brooklyn during a dispute with another man who was fatally stabbed. Police say a 35-year-old woman and two children inside the Midwood apartment were not harmed during Monday night's incident. They say one of...

  • 5 Things to Know in Florida for Sept. 30

    Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. 3 DEAD FOLLOWING SOUTH FLORIDA CRASH Three people are dead following a fiery head-on collision over the weekend in South Florida. The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office reports that a man was driving a...

  • Hong Kong leader says Beijing won't back down

    HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's leader said Tuesday that China won't back down from its decision to limit voting reforms in the Asian financial hub, dashing hopes that the standoff between demonstrators and authorities could be resolved quickly through negotiations. As pro-democracy protests that...

  • China approves iPhone 6 after security assurances

    BEIJING (AP) — China's phone regulator said Tuesday it has approved Apple Inc.'s iPhone 6 for use on Chinese networks after the company promised never to install "backdoors" to give other governments access to users' information. Apple said sales start Oct. 17. The Ministry of Industry and...

  • UK revises up Q2 economic growth to 0.9 percent

    LONDON (AP) — The U.K. economy grew faster in the second quarter than previously estimated, with official figures revising up the quarter-on-quarter growth rate by 0.1 percentage points to 0.9 percent. The Office for National Statistics revision came at the same time as officials put into place...



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