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  • Police: Man returns to scene of theft, arrested

    SEAFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Police say a man stole $2,400 worth of merchandise from a Long Island store, then returned and tried to steal another $1,000 in goods. Nassau County police say Andre Christmas, of Uniondale, was arrested Sunday and charged with grand larceny and petty larceny. It wasn't...

  • Beijing, Chicago architects to design Lucas Museum

    CHICAGO (AP) — Architects from Beijing and Chicago will design George Lucas' new museum to be built along Chicago's lakefront. The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art announced Monday that Beijing-based MAD Architects would be the principal designer for the site, while Chicago's Studio Gang would...

  • Defense: Gov't suppressed evidence in Blackwater

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Lawyers for Blackwater security guards argued Monday that the government has suppressed evidence favorable to defendants who are on trial in the killings of 14 Iraqis in Nisoor Square in Baghdad. The attorneys say the suppressed evidence consists of photographs of eight...

  • RPM Intl agrees to $797.5M deal on asbestos claims

    MEDINA, Ohio (AP) — RPM International plans to spend nearly $800 million as part of a preliminary deal to fund a trust that resolves asbestos personal injury claims tied to a business owned by its Specialty Products Holding Corp. The Medina, Ohio, company said Monday that the agreement still...

  • US stocks open mixed on Wall Street

    NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is opening mixed at the start of a busy week as a batch of merger announcements lift shares in Family Dollar and other companies. The Dow Jones industrial average rose six points to 16,964 shortly after the market opened Monday. The Standard & Poor's 500 index...

  • Virus drugmaker fights pediatricians' new advice

    CHICAGO (AP) — A costly drug given mostly to premature babies is at the center of a clash between the manufacturer and the nation's leading pediatrician's group, which recommends scaling back use of the medicine. The dispute involves new guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics,...

  • Man lying on street struck, killed by LAPD cruiser

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a man lying on a Los Angeles street was struck and killed by a police cruiser as officers responded to a call of a naked man running through a neighborhood. Officer Liliana Preciado says the incident occurred shortly before 10:30 p.m. Sunday in the Jefferson...

  • Oil depot ablaze amid clashes in Libyan capital

    CAIRO (AP) — A fire at the oil depot for the airport in Libya's capital raged out of control Monday after being struck in the crossfire of warring militias battling for control of the airfield, the latest violence to plague the country as foreigners flee the chaos. Libya's interim government...

  • Virgin America files for IPO

    NEW YORK (AP) — Virgin America's next destination is Wall Street. The California-based airline filed on Monday for an initial public offering of shares. Virgin America Inc., which operates out of Los Angeles and San Francisco, flies to 22 airports in the United States and Mexico and has a...

  • Lloyds bank settles with US, UK over market fixing

    LONDON (AP) — Lloyds Banking Group says it will pay 218 million pounds ($400 million) to U.S. and British authorities to settle allegations it manipulated benchmark interest rates. The group said Monday it has settled with British and U.S. authorities over the rigging of the London Interbank...

  • Flooding shuts down eastbound Thruway lanes

    WHEATLAND, N.Y. (AP) — Flooding caused by heavy rains has shut down a 16-mile stretch of the eastbound lanes of the Thruway outside Rochester. The Thruway Authority says the eastbound side of Interstate 90 was closed around 9 a.m. Monday by flooding between Exit 47 in Le Roy and Exit 46 in...

  • Mayor, family now live in historic Gracie Mansion

    NEW YORK (AP) — A historic New York City mansion is once again filled with the sounds of family activities. Mayor Bill de Blasio, his wife and their two children woke up in their official Manhattan residence for the first time on Monday. No one had lived at Gracie Mansion since Rudolph...

  • 5 California Things to Know for Monday

    Your daily look at late-breaking California news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday: 1. LIGHTNING STRIKE Man dead, nine other people hospitalized after lightning bolt from thunderstorm strikes crowded Venice Beach. 2. WILDFIRES Destructive fire in Sierra...

  • Teens helped each other escape sinking Korean ship

    ANSAN, South Korea (AP) — Students who survived the South Korean ferry disaster testified Monday they were repeatedly ordered by loudspeaker to stay in the sinking ship but eventually helped each other flee after their cabins were flooded too much. The six girls testified Monday at a court...

  • Female suicide bomber kills several in Nigeria

    KANO, Nigeria (AP) — Witnesses say a woman blew herself up at a petrol station in northern Nigeria, killing at least three people. Monday's attack in Kano comes amid other bombings, and was the second by a female suicide bomber in two days. Tijjani Isa said he saw the woman standing in line...



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