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  1. Live in a Porsche? Designer labels draw Miami home buyersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Erie Times News

    ... that homes, like cars, handbags and jewelry, should carry luxe designer labels. (AP Photo/Joel Auerbach)The Associated Press SUNNY ISLES BEACH, Florida (AP) "' The wow factor for Miami's skyscraper condos no longer comes from a dazzling Atlantic ...

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  2. McDonald's announces raises for 90,000 workers, though pay hikes...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... falling from 6.7 percent to 5.5 percent over the last year. McDonald's USA President Mike Andres told the Associated Press that only a handful of McDonald's employees joined the demonstrations and that they didn't affect the company's reputation. ...

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  3. Business HighlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... to be able to heighten contrast. In laser-projected trailer footage of "Furious 7" shown exclusively to The Associated Press, details were noticeably crisper than images shown in a standard-sized auditorium with a regular digital projector. Deep ...

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  4. Live in a Porsche? Designer labels draw Miami home buyersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Hometown Annapolis

    ... ughly 60 million rubles. "People look at these apartments as bank accounts," Dezer said. Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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  5. NY lawyer charged with helping con man in Maxim magazine bidRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Hometown Annapolis

    ... ts on the boards of several major companies. Newkirk's lawyer says he did nothing wrong. Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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  6. Durbin vs. Schumer in Senate Leadership FightRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WQQL-FM Springfield

    ... ocratic leadership in a decade. Tags: chuck schumer, dick durbin, harry reid, U.S. Senate Story 2015 Associated Press/Newsradio WTAX - Images 2015 Newsradio WTAX

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  7. McDonald's is giving 90,000 workers raises and vacation timeRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... protest workplace conditions in front of a McDonald's restaurant in New York on March 17. (Mark Lennihan / Associated Press) Fast-food giant McDonald's Corp. will raise wages for its workers and plans to provide paid vacation and other benefits for ...

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  8. Hugo Chavez' favorite daughter makes UN debut as US bashedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... confirmed Wednesday this was her first public event in her new role. "I'm here to learn," she told The Associated Press. Chavez was introduced to applause as Venezuela hosted a "Day of Solidarity" to protest the U.S. sanctions. Cuba's representative ...

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  9. McDonald's joins Wal-Mart, Gap, other cos. in raising wagesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... Donald's. It has about 14,300 U.S. locations, the vast majority of which are franchised. Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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  10. Cuomo: Education reforms are 'transformative,' pro-teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | 13WHAM

    Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the educational reforms he fought to include in the state budget are "transformative" and that along with a big school funding increase they make this New York budget the "most pro-teacher" ever. The Democratic governor told the Associated Press Wednesday that his push to revise teacher evaluations, reward good teachers and make it easier to dismiss ineffective ones will address longstanding problems with one of the state's most important responsibilities.

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  11. 'Boyhood' actress Patricia Arquette planning memoirRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... is currently untitled and a release date has not been set. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File) The Associated Press FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2015 file photo, Patricia Arquette arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. ...

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  12. Lucy Lawless of 'Xena,' 'Spartacus' fame joining...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... into it, just quit your bloody nonsense,'' the New Zealander tells the upcoming issue of USA Weekend. The Associated Press: In the premiere you're introduced in a brief but shocking scene that involves a bathtub and a creepy way of draining it. ...

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  13. Antiquities looted from India end up at Honolulu museumRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER Associated Press HONOLULU - An international investigation into antiquities looted from India and smuggled into the United States has taken authorities to the Honolulu Museum of Art. The museum on Wednesday is handing over seven rare artifacts that it acquired without museum officials realizing they were ill-gotten items.

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  14. Shell inches closer to spilling oil all over the ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Grist Magazine

    ... coordinated green groups' legal appeals in their suits against Shell's Arctic operations, suggested to the Associated Press that the DOI was rushing through the process to help Shell get back to work. Green groups also noted the irony of the DOI's ...

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  15. US stocks ease for a second day; price of crude oil soarsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    ... Iranian oil off the world market. U.S. crude rose $2.49 to $50.09 a barrel in New York. Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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  16. Mom of biracial man killed by police trusts prosecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News

    The mother of a biracial man fatally shot by a white Wisconsin police officer says she trusts prosecutors will seek the truth as they review the case. Andrea Irwin told The Associated Press on Wednesday that she believes District Attorney Ismael Ozanne will thoroughly review the circumstances surrounding the death of 19-year-old Tony Robinson.

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  17. Honda shows off dramatic new Civic coupe at New York showRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Maryland Gazette

    ... ng. The automaker was forced to quickly make improvements to the car at the end of 2012. Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

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  18. Anthony DiLorenzo joins New York stationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... at WWLP in Springfield, Massachusetts. "He has been nominated for three Emmy Awards and has earned two Associated Press awards for breaking news coverage. DiLorenzo holds a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Suffolk University in Boston, ...

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  19. Prosecutor fired amid reports of sterilization in plea dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... on his dismissal, and officials would not say what prompted his firing. The firing came after The Associated Press reported that the invasive surgery was part of plea bargain talks at least four times in the last five years in child abuse and ...

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  20. Rocky first year for the new GED and other equivalency testsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... also incorporate some of those standards were also introduced last year. (AP Photo/Carolyn Thompson)The Associated Press CHEEKTOWAGA, N.Y. (AP) "' The number of people taking high school equivalency exams in the U.S. plummeted "' and the percentage ...

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