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Ga. Judge cuts damages in Jeep fire death from $150M to $40M


Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) -- A Georgia judge has cut the damages that Fiat Chrysler must pay the family of a child who died in a Jeep...full story
updated 2015-07-29 03:01 AM
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Ga. Judge cuts damages in Jeep fire death from $150M to $40M

Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) -- A Georgia judge has cut the damages that Fiat Chrysler must pay the family of a child who died in a Jeep....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

Iraqi militias train young teens to face the threat of IS
By VIVIAN SALAMA and QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA
Associated Press

BAGHDAD (AP) -- A quiet middle-class Shiite neighborhood in western Baghdad was transformed recently into a mini-boot camp, training teenagers for battle against the Islamic....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

Sri Lanka's ex-leader blames others for anti-Muslim attacks

Associated Press

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) -- Sri Lanka's former strongman leader has blamed unnamed conspirators for carrying out anti-Muslim attacks during his tenure as he tries....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

Obama draws criticism for saying Ethiopia is democratic

Associated Press

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) -- Ethiopian opposition figures have criticized a remark by President Barack Obama that their country, whose ruling party won every seat in....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

A dialogue between Eisenberg and Segel on idols and fame
By LINDSEY BAHR
Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- "The End of The Tour" is the story of two Davids meeting at a crossroads. One, acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace, is....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

App Store Official Charts for the week ending July 27, 2015: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft: Pocket Edition, Mojang 2. Goat Simulator, Coffee Stain Studios 3. Heads Up!,....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

Spotify's Top 10 most viral tracks
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

Flavor Flav fires 2nd lawyer in New York case; no plea deal

Associated Press

MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) -- Entertainer Flavor Flav has fired his second lawyer in his New York traffic case and his plea deal is kaput. The rapper....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

Champions League Glance

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BC-SOC--Champions League Glance Champions League ....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

US institute: NKorea launch site upgrade complete
By MATTHEW PENNINGTON
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Construction to upgrade North Korea's main rocket launch site now appears complete amid expectations in rival South Korea that a launch could....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

S&P revises Brazil's outlook to negative

Associated Press

SAO PAULO (AP) -- Standard & Poor's Ratings Services says it is revising the outlook for Brazil's foreign-currency debt from stable to negative. The ratings agency....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

New Jersey troopers getting body cameras under new policy
By GEOFF MULVIHILL
Associated Press

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey is buying 1,000 body cameras to equip all its state troopers who are out on the road and announcing....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

Taiwan, Thailand join deal to end tariffs on tech products

Associated Press

BERLIN (AP) -- The World Trade Organization says Taiwan and Thailand have joined an agreement reached last week to abolish duties on more than 200....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

Matthew Broderick joins Broadway's 'Sylvia'
By MARK KENNEDY
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Two-time Tony Award-winner Matthew Broderick has joined the upcoming cast of A.R. Gurney's "Sylvia" on Broadway. Broderick, who recently appeared in "It's....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending July 24, 2015: Fiction 1. Go Set A Watchman by Harper Lee, narrated by Reese Witherspoon (Harper Audio) 2. The Martian....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

iBook charts for week ending July 27, 2015: Top Paid Books 1. Paper Towns by John Green - 9781101010938 - (Penguin Young Readers Group) 2. Grey by E....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracks
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

Judge unlikely to boost award in Israel bombings to over $1B

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- A U.S. judge has indicated he is unlikely to boost a $654 million lawsuit award to victims of terror attacks in....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

Dettori gives Qatar winning start to Goodwood sponsorship

Associated Press

GOODWOOD, England (AP) -- Frankie Dettori steered Qatar-owned Galileo Gold to victory on Tuesday in the Qatar Vintage Stakes on the first day of the....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

Venezuela's Maduro visits US to seek UN help with Guyana

Associated Press

UNITED NATIONS (AP) -- Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is in the United States seeking United Nations support for a solution to a territorial dispute with....Fullstory

2015-07-29 03:01 AM

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