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DOJ accuses AT&T and DirecTV of an illegal plot that kept the Dodgers Channel off the air

DALLAS (AP) — Southwest Airlines Co. says it will drop flights to two Cuban destinations, citing its struggles to attract passengers and a tougher U.S. stance toward the island nation. Dallas-based S
The state regulator of the multi-billion shillings pharmaceutical sector has defended itself against claims that it has allowed a local manufacturer of medicines to continue operation even without mee
The state regulator of the multi-billion shillings pharmaceutical sector has defended itself against claims that it has allowed a local manufacturer of medicines to continue operation even without mee
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump attacked The Washington Post and Amazon on Twitter Wednesday, arguing that the online retailer was not paying “internet taxes.” Trump stated on Tw
East Coast ports may be seeing benefits from the Panama Canal, but that hasn't stopped improving ship volumes at the biggest Puget Sound ports.
SANDISFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A 98-year-old activist has been arrested on a trespassing charge during a protest at a natural gas pipeline project in Massachusetts. State police say Frances Crowe and seve
Bally’s will open a 10,000-square-foot mini-golf, arcade and bowling attraction in the fall.
LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Conservative minority government faced its first test in Parliament since the June 8 election on Wednesday — an opposition demand for an end to public spending cuts. The
PRESTON, Md. (AP) — Beside a quiet stream on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, a 19th century brick house that once served as a way station on the Underground Railroad can bring present-day visitors to
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has ditched plans to ban the Telegram messaging app after its owner agreed to register the company in the country, authorities said Wednesday. Telegram, which provides end-to-end
One study shows that the only major market that can truly afford new cars is Washington, D.C.             
Quebec is investing $147 million to help the social and cultural development of First Nations and Inuit in the province. With the five-year plan, the province wants to introduce new services ......
TORONTO - The lawyer for a man who threw a beer can onto the field during a dramatic Blue Jays playoff game last fall says his client should receive an ...
Nike Inc. (NKE) closes out the 2017 fiscal year tomorrow at 1:15 p.m. PT with its 4Q earnings report. Are you armed with the information you need to be prepared? Here's a closer look at analyst expect
(Reuters) - U.S. seeds and agrochemicals company Monsanto Co , which is in the process of being bought by Germany's Bayer AG , reported a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday as record
(Reuters) - Beef Products Inc has settled a closely watched defamation lawsuit against American Broadcasting Co and its reporter Jim Avila, the meat processor said on Wednesday.
The Indian cabinet has approved a sale of the government's stake, but details remain unresolved.
CALGARY - Two days after changing its name and vowing to put its scandal-tainted past behind it, the former Penn West Petroleum is being hit with charges by the U.S. ...
A new maize seed variety has been introduced in Kenya, which experts say would shield the country from perennial food shortages in the long-run.
A new maize seed variety has been introduced in Kenya, which experts say would shield the country from perennial food shortages in the long-run.
Scott County officials have settled litigation that accused them of jailing Mississippians who couldn't afford a lawyer for as long as a year.              
Sen. Wicker supports GOP plan; Cochran remains undecided.              
NORWAY, P.E.I. - The Canadian Coast Guard and Fisheries and Oceans hope to beach a dead right whale on a Prince Edward Island shore today in an effort to learn ...
<p>LUBAO -- To stamp the friendship between Taiwan and Pampanga, Taiwan Representative Gary Song Huann Lin and 18 Taiwanese investors vowed to bring more investments in Pampanga in terms of agri
OTTAWA - Security and justice officials from the Five Eyes alliance say they will explore more timely and detailed information sharing to detect terrorists and extremist fighters. In a joint communiq
HALIFAX - The massive aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower, one of the largest weapons in the arsenal of the United States military, is steaming toward Halifax for a rare ...
TORONTO - Canada's main stock index is showing moderate gains from a broad range of sectors. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 58.20 points to 15,339.42, after 90 ...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Yoplait’s sales are free falling, and its parent company is about to face even more competition in the dairy case. General Mills said Wednesday that its U.S. yogurt sales dro
(Reuters) - American International Group Inc shareholders on Wednesday approved the company's 2016 compensation for executives, including the insurance giant's former chief executive, Peter Hancock.
With the central and state utilities expected to invite bids for coal mining soon, domestic mine developer and operators will have a big growth opportunities, said India Ratings.
(Reuters) - Blue Apron Holdings Inc slashed its valuation expectations for its initial public offering by a third on Wednesday, as's $13.7 billion deal to buy Whole Foods Market Inc weig
"I’d much rather meet you on my terms, like when I see you at the grocery store, or when I’m fixing your flat tire." - Oxford Police Chief Joey East             &#
The CBI has taken over the probe into Rs 500 crore cash-for-click scam allegedly run by Ghaziabad-based Webwork Trade Links which duped lakhs of investors.
<p>ATFER years of promises that only got Mindanao long hours of power interruptions, the Wholesale Electricity Spot Market (WESM) in Mindanao was finally launched and seen as the start of a comp

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