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  • AP National News Calendar

    Updated: 17 min ago

    Eds: Major scheduled events for the week of Nov. 2-8. Note that many events are subject to change at the last minute. The following economic reports will be issued in Washington (all times EDT), unless otherwise noted: SUNDAY: No events of note. MONDAY: Institute for Supply...

  • Auto parts maker to pay fine in price-fixing case

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The U.S. Justice Department says a Japanese auto parts manufacturer has agreed to pay a $1.25 million fine and to plead guilty to fixing prices and rigging bids for various parts sold to automakers in the U.S. The federal government says Hitachi Metals Ltd. was...

  • Business Highlights

    Updated: 23 hr ago

    ___ Apple CEO publicly acknowledges that he's gay NEW YORK (AP) — Apple CEO Tim Cook's declaration that he's "proud to be gay," makes him the highest-profile business executive in the nation to publicly acknowledge his sexual orientation. In a country where more major-league...

  • Big, capable luxury defines GMC SUV

    Updated: Wed, Oct 29, 2014

    The full-size, 2015 GMC Yukon Denali is a no-excuses sport utility vehicle that's both capable and pampering. The fuel-thirsty SUV — updated this year with more luxury features, a more powerful engine and new styling — also is well-timed, as declining U.S. gasoline prices reached a...

  • Where Johnson, Dillard stand on issues in race

    Updated: Wed, Oct 29, 2014

    A look at where Republican Secretary of State Ruth Johnson and Democratic challenger Godfrey Dillard stand on some of the issues facing the Michigan Department of State: CUSTOMER SERVICE Johnson says she is committed to building on what she said are improvements to the service that...

  • Where Wolf and Corbett stand on the issues

    Updated: Sat, Oct 18, 2014

    A look at where the two candidates for Pennsylvania governor — Republican Gov. Tom Corbett and Democratic nominee Tom Wolf — stand on some key issues: ABORTION RIGHTS Corbett opposes abortion rights. Wolf supports abortion rights. As governor, Corbett signed legislation opposed by...

  • Kyle Busch, wife expecting 1st child in 2015

    Updated: Sat, Oct 18, 2014

    TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) — NASCAR driver Kyle Busch and his wife are expecting their first child. They made the announcement Saturday on Twitter with a professionally done photograph. The couple called it: "Now announcing our plans for the 2015 race season!" They are kissing between a...

  • New Jersey gas prices down sharply

    Updated: Sat, Oct 18, 2014

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gasoline prices in New Jersey have fallen below an average of $3 per gallon for the first time since 2010. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the state on Friday was $2.96, down 11 cents from last week. That's also much lower...

  • Gasoline prices in Arizona at $3.14 per gallon

    Updated: Thu, Oct 16, 2014

    PHOENIX (AP) — Gasoline prices around Arizona have fallen to their lowest level in 10 months. Officials with Triple-A Arizona said Thursday that the average statewide price for unleaded regular gasoline is $3.14 a gallon. That's more than 8 cents lower than last week. This week's...

  • Gas prices continue to fall in New Hampshire

    Updated: Mon, Oct 13, 2014

    CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Gas prices in New Hampshire continue to drop, falling 5.4 cents per gallon in the past week to an average of $3.26., which surveyed 875 gas stations in New Hampshire, says that's 5 cents more than the national average, which fell 6 cents last week to...