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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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As California fires rage, arson suspect arrested

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A man was charged with setting one of nearly a dozen fires that have destroyed homes and raced through nearly 20,000 acres of northern and eastern San Diego County brush land, but most of the blazes seemed to be dying down, despite the eruption of a new fire at the Camp Pendleton Marine base.

Last Updated on Saturday, 17 May 2014

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