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USA Track & Field refutes allegation by athlete

Published 12/08/2015

USA Track & Field (USATF) on Tuesday released a detailed breakdown of how it spends its money in response to an allegation made by runner [more…]

British Open winner Johnson sets sights on a third major

Published 11/08/2015

Zach Johnson acknowledges that long, difficult Whistling Straits is not his favorite PGA Championship venue, but do not rule him out this week.

He tied [more…]

GSK closes North Carolina plant after Legionnaires’ bacteria found

Published 11/08/2015

Drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline closed its North Carolina factory on Tuesday after testing at a cooling tower found bacteria that causes deadly Legionnaire's disease, a company spokeswoman [more…]

Hillary Clinton to hand over private email server to Justice Department

Published 11/08/2015

WASHINGTON Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has instructed her attorney to give the U.S. Justice Department her private email server and a thumb drive of [more…]

U.S. judge tells Cablevision to stop calling Verizon ‘liar’

Published 11/08/2015

NEW YORK A U.S. judge has ordered Cablevision Systems Corp to stop running advertisements accusing rival Verizon Communications Inc of lying about having the fastest [more…]

Google morphs into Alphabet- investors cheer clarity

Published 11/08/2015

SAN FRANCISCO Google Inc (GOOGL.O) announced a surprise overhaul of its operating structure on Monday, creating a holding company called Alphabet to pool its many [more…]

Senator offers plan to pay for New Jersey-New York rail tunnel

Published 11/08/2015

NEW YORK U.S. Senator Charles Schumer of New York on Tuesday put forward a plan to pay for a new rail tunnel under the Hudson [more…]

China slowdown has some U.S. investors moving to consumer stocks

Published 11/08/2015

NEW YORK/BOSTON The slowdown in the Chinese economy, which prompted the Chinese government to devalue the yuan currency on Tuesday, has already hammered the shares [more…]

Meghan Trainor cancels tour after vocal cord hemorrhage

Published 11/08/2015

LOS ANGELES U.S. singer Meghan Trainor canceled the remainder of her "MTrain Tour" on Tuesday after suffering a hemorrhaged vocal cord.

Trainor, 21, who broke [more…]

Jeb Bush says Hillary Clinton should share blame for Islamic State rise

Published 11/08/2015

WASHINGTON Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush on Tuesday will launch an attack on Democrat Hillary Clinton's handling of Iraq when she was secretary of state, [more…]