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Dog missing from Texas since May floods found in California

SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — The owners of a pit bull who disappeared during flooding in Texas in May are puzzled as to how the animal ended up more than 2,000 miles away in northern California.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 November 2015

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Gov't fines Takata $70 million in air bag recall case

DETROIT (AP) — U.S. auto safety regulators fined Takata Corp. of Japan $70 million for lapses in the way it handled recalls of millions of explosion-prone air bags that are responsible for eight deaths and more than 100 injuries worldwide.

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Vatican scandal heats up with revelations of greed, intrigue

Two new books are deepening a Vatican scandal with tales of mismanagement and greed, such as sainthood causes that can cost up to a half-million dollars and a monsignor who allegedly breaking down the wall of his next-door neighbor — a sick, elderly priest — to expand his already palatial apartment.

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HBO signs Jon Stewart to exclusive 4-year production pact

NEW YORK (AP) — Fresh from "The Daily Show," Jon Stewart has signed on with HBO in an exclusive four-year production pact.

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Teens spend an average of 9 hours a day with media

NEW YORK (AP) — Teenagers spend nearly nine hours a day absorbing media and despite all the new options, music and television remain the favorites.

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TransCanada asks US to suspend pipeline application review

TORONTO (AP) — After waiting seven years for a decision, the company behind the proposed Keystone XL pipeline from Canada to Texas has asked the U.S. State Department to suspend its review of the project. The move comes as the Obama administration increasingly appeared likely to reject the pipeline permit application.

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Autism study 'Neurotribes' wins Samuel Johnson book prize

 

LONDON (AP) — A book that challenges readers to think differently about autism has won Britain's leading literary award for nonfiction.

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High court seems split in dispute over false Internet data

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court seems split along ideological lines as it considers whether websites that collect and sell personal data can be sued for posting false information if the errors don't cause any specific harm.

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