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  • AP Top Business News At 10:23 p.m. EDT

    2 hours, 13 minutes ago

    (AP) US companies increasingly fish for growth overseas Dollar Tree steps up fight, buys Family Dollar Not in my backyard: US sending dirty coal abroad Darden CEO to step down amid Olive Garden troubles Zillow buying Trulia to build real estate ...

  • Darden CEO to step down amid Olive Garden troubles

    2 hours, 13 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Darden Restaurants CEO and Chairman Clarence Otis is stepping down as the company fights to fix its flagship Olive Garden chain following its contested sale of Red Lobster. The company, based in Orlando, Florida, also said ...

  • AP Top International News At 10:18 p.m. EDT

    2 hours, 18 minutes ago

    (AP) Be ready for 'prolonged' Gaza war, Netanyahu says Hamas, Israel trade blame for deaths of 9 children Oil depot ablaze amid clashes in Libyan capital In Iraq's Mosul, radicals unleash their vision In Iraq's Mosul, radicals unleash their vision UN ...

  • Be ready for 'prolonged' Gaza war, Netanyahu says

    2 hours, 19 minutes ago

    (AP) GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Signaling an escalation of Israel's Gaza operation, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Israelis Monday to be ready for a "prolonged" war, and the military warned Palestinians in three large neighborhoods to leave their homes ...

  • Travis d'Arnaud homers, Mets crush Phillies 7-1

    2 hours, 27 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Travis d'Arnaud went 3 for 4 with a three-run homer, Bartolo Colon made his second straight strong start, and the New York Mets crushed the Philadelphia Phillies 7-1 on Monday night. D'Arnaud hit one of three ...

  • Mets 7, Phillies 1

    2 hours, 28 minutes ago

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  • CA Lottery

    2 hours, 28 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — These California lotteries were drawn Monday: Daily 3 Evening 6-3-8 (six, three, eight) Daily 3 Midday 8-2-7 (eight, two, seven) Daily 4 2-9-2-6 (two, nine, two, six) Daily Derby 1st:11 Money Bags-2nd:7 Eureka-3rd:10 Solid Gold, Race Time: ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Derby' game

    2 hours, 28 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily Derby" game were: 1st:11 Money Bags-2nd:7 Eureka-3rd:10 Solid Gold, Race Time: 1:49.71 (1st: 11 Money Bags, 2nd: 7 Eureka, 3rd: 10 Solid Gold; Race Time: ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4' game

    2 hours, 28 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 4" game were: 2-9-2-6 (two, nine, two, six) Ticket-holders with all four winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Fantasy 5' game

    2 hours, 28 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Fantasy 5" game were: 01-15-18-25-36 (one, fifteen, eighteen, twenty-five, thirty-six) The numbers are listed in sequential order, but any combination wins.

  • Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3 Evening' game

    2 hours, 28 minutes ago

    (AP) SACRAMENTO (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the California Lottery's "Daily 3 Evening" game were: 6-3-8 (six, three, eight) Ticket-holders with all three winning numbers in the order given win the top prize. Lesser amounts are ...

  • Tiafoe falls in ATP debut

    2 hours, 29 minutes ago

    (AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — Sixteen-year-old Francis Tiafoe lost his ATP tour debut while fellow Americans Robby Ginepri and Donald Young won their opening round matches at the Citi Open on Monday. Russia's Evgeny Donskoy defeated Tiafoe, the world's seventh-ranked junior player ...

  • Whale watching boat snagged by lobster trap rope

    2 hours, 31 minutes ago

    (AP) BOSTON (AP) — Whale watchers are taking the long way back to Boston after their boat was snagged by a lobster trap rope. Boston Harbor Cruises passenger Ken Maguire says they expected to be back Monday around 4:30 p.m. but ...

  • California governor takes dig at Texas guard plan

    2 hours, 31 minutes ago

    (AP) MEXICO CITY (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown took a not-so-subtle dig at Texas' decision to deploy National Guard troops to the border, saying Monday that he expects it to be a short-lived measure and that "wiser minds will prevail." ...

  • 'Pawn Stars' TV star plans stores near famous shop

    2 hours, 31 minutes ago

    (AP) LAS VEGAS (AP) — The long parade of tourists who regularly stop by the downtown Las Vegas shop featured on the History Channel reality show "Pawn Stars" could soon have something better to do while waiting in line. Gold & ...

  • Gaga on Bennett duet CD: Jazz comes easier vs. pop

    2 hours, 41 minutes ago

    (AP) NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga is a bonafide pop star, but the singer says recording jazz music was easier than pop. Gaga has spent two years recording an album of jazz standards with Tony Bennett called "Cheek to Cheek," ...

  • Odorizzi goes 7 strong, Rays beat Brewers 2-1

    2 hours, 42 minutes ago

    (AP) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Jake Odorizzi won his third consecutive start, James Loney had two RBIs and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Monday night. Odorizzi (7-8) allowed one run and three hits in seven ...

  • Rays 2, Brewers 1

    2 hours, 46 minutes ago

    (AP) Milwaukee Tampa Bay ab r h bi ab r h bi CGomz cf 4 0 0 0 DJnngs cf 4 0 0 0 Lucroy c 4 0 0 0 Zobrist lf 3 1 1 0 Braun rf 4 0 0 ...

  • Drone almost blocks California firefighting planes

    3 hours, 1 minute ago

    (AP) SHINGLE SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — A private drone trying to record footage of a Northern California wildfire nearly hindered efforts to attack the flames from the air, but firefighters made enough progress to allow most of the 1,200 people under ...

  • Expert testifies in Wisconsin baby kidnapping case

    3 hours, 16 minutes ago

    (AP) MADISON, Wis. (AP) — An FBI expert testifying in the trial of a Colorado woman accused of kidnapping her newborn nephew in Wisconsin and abandoning him in freezing temperatures says visits to fake pregnancy belly websites were found on computers ...

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