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Defamation lawsuit over debunked Rolling Stone story tossed

By LARRY NEUMEISTER
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York judge has thrown out a defamation lawsuit against Rolling Stone magazine over the magazine's debunked article about a...full story
updated 2016-06-29 06:22 AM
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Defamation lawsuit over debunked Rolling Stone story tossed
By LARRY NEUMEISTER
Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York judge has thrown out a defamation lawsuit against Rolling Stone magazine over the magazine's debunked article about a....Fullstory

2016-06-29 06:22 AM

More abortion restrictions coming for La. women, doctors
By MELINDA DESLATTE
Associated Press

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) -- While Louisiana's law requiring abortion doctors to have hospital admitting privileges may be jeopardized by this week's U.S. Supreme Court....Fullstory

2016-06-29 06:01 AM

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

iBook charts for week ending June 26, 2016 (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher ): iBooks US Bestseller List - Paid Books 1. Foreign....Fullstory

2016-06-29 06:01 AM

Prosecutors: Dad, son fleeing police killed Utah rail worker

Associated Press

KEMMERER, Wyo. (AP) -- A father and son on the run from police after tying up five women in a Utah basement abducted and killed....Fullstory

2016-06-29 06:01 AM

Germany, Nordic group in 2024 European Championship bid race
By GRAHAM DUNBAR
Associated Press

PARIS (AP) -- Germany and a combined Nordic nations bid currently head the possible candidates to host the 2024 European Championship. The leading contenders are clear....Fullstory

2016-06-29 03:01 AM

'Zombie govt?' British politics consumed by Brexit concerns
By DANICA KIRKA
Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Who's in charge now in Britain? It's a fair question as the country tries to sort out its future following voters' seismic decision....Fullstory

2016-06-29 03:01 AM

Indictment charges 3 men with bilking movie investors

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York indictment charges three men with misleading investors who contributed over $12 million toward producing film projects. A 2014 civil....Fullstory

2016-06-29 06:01 AM

Apollo Theater to hold auditions in New Orleans, on internet

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- New York's famed Apollo Theater is taking its Amateur Night talent competition to New Orleans and to the internet. The Apollo will....Fullstory

2016-06-29 03:01 AM

Euro 2016 Digest

Associated Press

___ SOC--EURO 2016-ENGLAND-EUROPE NICE, France -- In a city that was once the playground of the British aristocracy, England's millionaire soccer players departed looking as far from....Fullstory

2016-06-29 06:22 AM

Golf back in the Olympics after 112 years, but for how long?
By DOUG FERGUSON
Associated Press

AKRON, Ohio (AP) -- For the longest time, golf's biggest headache in preparing for a return to the Olympics was getting a new course built....Fullstory

2016-06-29 06:01 AM

How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

U.S. stocks closed sharply higher Tuesday, snapping a two-day slump triggered by Britain's vote to leave the European Union. The rally on Wall Street followed....Fullstory

2016-06-29 06:01 AM

Brazil posts budget deficit of more than $4.5 billion in May

Associated Press

SAO PAULO (AP) -- Brazil's Treasury Department says that last month Latin America's biggest country posted a primary budget deficit of more than $4.5 billion,....Fullstory

2016-06-29 06:01 AM

GOP says Cleveland arena will be ready for convention start

Associated Press

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Republican officials say Cleveland's Quicken Loans Arena will be ready for next month's Republican National Convention despite having only four weeks to....Fullstory

2016-06-29 06:01 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

2016-06-29 06:01 AM

Canada to lift visa for Mexican visitors

Associated Press

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday that Canada will lift visa requirements for Mexican visitors as of December 2016, while Mexican....Fullstory

2016-06-29 03:01 AM

Top developments following the British EU exit vote
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Tuesday's top developments following Britain's referendum vote to leave the European Union: -- EU Council President Donald Tusk announces a special EU meeting,....Fullstory

2016-06-29 03:01 AM

Review: Spielberg weaves magic out of Dahl's 'The BFG'
By LINDSEY BAHR
Associated Press

There's a secret about children that Steven Spielberg, Melissa Mathison and Roald Dahl have always known -- that no matter how innocent, kids are....Fullstory

2016-06-29 06:01 AM

Hikers rescued on trip to 'Into the Wild' bus

Associated Press

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- Officials say two hikers rescued after failing to return on time from a trip into the Alaska wilderness are the latest....Fullstory

2016-06-29 03:01 AM

Investigators: Atlanta officer shot kidnap suspect in leg

Associated Press

ATLANTA (AP) -- Authorities say an Atlanta police officer shot a kidnapping suspect in the leg following a chase. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation says a....Fullstory

2016-06-29 06:01 AM

Montgomerie qualifies for British Open

Associated Press

IRVINE, Scotland (AP) -- Colin Montgomerie will play at the British Open for the first time since 2010 after qualifying for golf's oldest major on....Fullstory

2016-06-29 06:01 AM

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