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Global stocks routed again as oil slide seems bottomless

NEW YORK (AP) — Energy stocks are leading another sell-off on Wall Street as the price of oil continues to plunge.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 January 2016

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6 dogs run into highway lanes following California car chase

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — California Highway Patrol officers chased down six dogs that jumped from a Mercedes into highway lanes following a car chase.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 January 2016

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Johnson & Johnson to cut about 3,000 jobs in medical devices

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Johnson & Johnson expects to cut about 3,000 jobs over the next two years as the health care conglomerate works to restructure its medical devices business.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 January 2016

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Twitter disruption silences swaths of US, Europe

Some Twitter users had to do without early Tuesday after sporadic outages knocked the social media site offline in the U.S. and Europe.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 January 2016

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Supreme Court sets election-year clash on immigration

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to an election-year review of President Barack Obama's executive action to allow up to 5 million immigrants living in the U.S. illegally to "come out of the shadows" and work legally in the United States.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 January 2016

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26 years later, the scars of a workplace massacre remain

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Tammy Thomson switched off the lights and crowded the children into the corner of the classroom. She tried not to think of her father, or that morning 26 years ago. She focused instead on her students and the lock-down drill, this testament to a new American reality.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 January 2016

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Still no luck in hunt for 12 Marines after Hawaii crashes

HONOLULU (AP) — Teams searching the waters off Hawaii where two Marine helicopters crashed have had no luck so far in their hunt for 12 missing crew members.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 January 2016

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Frey, prolific Eagles singer-songwriter-bandleader, dies

NEW YORK (AP) — As the Eagles co-founder, singer and songwriter Glenn Frey mastered the mix of rock 'n' roll and country music, and the band's hits — including "Hotel California" and "Take It Easy," both co-written by Frey — helped define the 1970s.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 January 2016

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