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Jackson, Timberlake own Billboard Music Awards

The King of Pop and a likely successor, prince of pop Justin Timberlake, ruled the Billboard Music Awards — though Michael Jackson made a splash via hologram and Timberlake accepted his awards via video from overseas.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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Subway explosion lightly injures 11 in South Korea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An electrical problem caused an explosion at a South Korean subway station Monday evening, lightly injuring 11 people, an emergency official said.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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AT&T aims for TV's future with $48.5B DirecTV deal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Priming itself for the age of Internet-delivered video, AT&T Inc. said it would buy DirecTV for $48.5 billion in cash and stock, or $95 per share.

Last Updated on Monday, 19 May 2014

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Roommates buy lumpy used couch, find $40K in cash

 

NEW PALTZ, N.Y. (AP) — For all the screaming and carrying on, their neighbors thought they'd won the lottery. But it was a lumpy old sofa stuffed with $40,000 in cash that had three young roommates raising a ruckus.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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Hero cat that saved boy takes the pitcher's mound

 

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) — A family's cat captured in a viral video saving a Central California boy from a dog attack has another challenge ahead, but this time from the pitcher's mound.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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Darden to sell Red Lobster, hold onto Olive Garden

 

NEW YORK (AP) — Darden is setting Red Lobster adrift, but betting that it can still turn around Olive Garden's fortunes.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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States move to expand experimental drugs for some

DENVER (AP) — Nick Auden didn't live to see the legislation, but the case of the Denver melanoma patient who died while seeking access to an experimental drug helped inspire a first-of-its kind law in Colorado.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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Congress, Obama move to address VA firestorm

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration and Congress are moving quickly to respond to a growing political firestorm over allegations of treatment delays and falsified records at veterans hospitals nationwide.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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