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  • Subway suspends ties with spokesman Jared Fogle after raid at home

    ZIONSVILLE, Ind. – FBI agents and Indiana State Police raided the home of Subway restaurant spokesman Jared Fogle on Tuesday, removing electronics fro ...
    July 7, 2015 - 4:22 pm
  • Religious beliefs, gay rights clash in court case over wedding cake

    DENVER – A case that tests the boundaries of religious freedom and gay rights came to the Colorado Court of Appeals on Tuesday, with a suburban Denver ...
    July 7, 2015 - 2:46 pm
  • U.S. job openings stay high, but actual hiring falters in May

    WASHINGTON – Job openings stayed close to a 15-year high in May. It's a sign that companies are expecting continued economic growth, but the level of ...
    July 7, 2015 - 10:34 am
  • Caitlyn Jenner's 1984 Olympic Torch going on auction block

    NEW YORK – The 1984 Summer Olympic Torch that Caitlyn Jenner carried through Lake Tahoe, Nevada, is going on the auction block where it could fetch $2 ...
    July 7, 2015 - 9:47 am
  • What's cool for back to school? A fresh look at the gear

    NEW YORK – For kids of all ages, one big thing helps soften the blow of summer turning into fall: fresh and fun back-to-school gear.
    July 7, 2015 - 9:08 am
  • Iran pushes for end to arms embargo in nuke deal

    VIENNA – A day before the new deadline for a nuclear accord, Iran pushed on Monday for an end to the U.N. arms embargo on the country – a parallel dea ...
    July 6, 2015 - 9:01 pm
  • After vote win, Greece’s Tsipras looks to rebuild talks

    ATHENS, Greece – Despite triumphing in a popular vote against austerity, Greece on Monday faced the urgent need to heal its ties with European credito ...
    July 6, 2015 - 8:59 pm
  • Oreo gets skinny for new, healthier cookie

    NEW YORK – Oreos are getting a skinny new look, and its maker says the new cookie is a “sophisticated” snack for grown-ups that isn’t meant to be twis ...
    July 6, 2015 - 8:58 pm
  • South Carolina lawmakers begin debate over Confederate flag

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – The South Carolina Senate voted Monday to pull the Confederate flag off the Capitol grounds, clearing the way for a historic measure ...
    July 6, 2015 - 9:31 pm
  • Traders recall the 'rush' and 'roar' as famed pits close

    NEW YORK – Pete Meegan had every intention of going back to college, but then he got a summer job in the Chicago trading pits and fell in love with th ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • England’s Princess Charlotte christened

    LONDON – Prince William and his wife, Kate, marked a milestone for their newborn baby Princess Charlotte on Sunday – a christening ceremony on Queen E ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Standoff over social media passwords breaks new legal ground

    HOUSTON – A Texas man used social media to promote his gun store, posting politically charged messages that criticized the president and promoted Seco ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Greece enters uncharted territory after referendum 'no' vote

    ATHENS, Greece – Greece lurched into uncharted territory and an uncertain future in Europe’s common currency Sunday after voters overwhelmingly reject ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:59 pm
  • Congress facing busy agenda, funding deadline

    WASHINGTON – Members of Congress return from July Fourth fireworks and parades Tuesday facing a daunting summer workload and an impending deadline to ...
    July 5, 2015 - 11:10 pm
  • Farmers eager for drones, but most can’t legally fly them

    CORDOVA, Md. – Mike Geske wants a drone.Watching a flying demonstration on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, ...
    July 5, 2015 - 10:55 pm
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