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The Latest: Cuomo cancels trip because of crash

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:33am

The Latest on the commuter train that crashed into a station in New Jersey (all times local):

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Train crashes at New Jersey station; 1 dead, 74 hospitalized

David Porter, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:33am

A crowded rush-hour commuter train crashed through a barrier at the busy Hoboken station and lurched across the waiting area Thursday morning, killing at least one person and injuring more than 100 others in a tangle of broken concrete, twisted metal and dangling cables, authorities said.

Cellphones spill into Yellowstone's wilds despite park plan

Matthew Brown, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:33am

Adventure seekers encounter untamed wilderness when they enter the backcountry of Yellowstone National Park. Howling wolves. Deadly grizzly bears. Steam-spewing geysers as seen nowhere else on earth.

Trains returning to schedule in Philadelphia after 3 months

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:32am

The Philadelphia area's commuter rail service will resume a normal schedule Monday, three months after a third of its coaches were sidelined due to defects in their suspension systems.

FCC delays vote on much-disputed rules on cable boxes

Tali Arbel, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:31am

Federal regulators delayed a decision Thursday on requiring cable and satellite TV companies to make free apps to eliminate the need for cable boxes.

Report says Obama administration failed to follow health law

Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:31am

The Obama administration failed to follow the president's health care law in a $5 billion dispute over compensating insurers for high costs from seriously ill patients, Congress' investigative arm said Thursday.

AP EXPLAINS: What's at stake as US cedes internet control

Anick Jesdanun, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:31am

On Saturday, the U.S. government plans to cede control of some of the internet's core systems — namely, the directories that help web browsers and apps know where to find the latest weather, maps and Facebook musings.

Q&A: The data your car collects and who can use it

Tom Krisher and Dee-Ann Durbin, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:21am

Your car knows more about you than you think.

Redstone push is on to reunite CBS and Viacom

Mae Anderson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:11am

Media mogul Sumner Redstone is pushing for a reunion between CBS and Viacom, more than a decade after they went their separate ways.

House lawmakers heap blistering criticism on Wells Fargo CEO

Marcy Gordon and Ken Sweet, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:11am

Angry lawmakers heaped another round of blistering criticism on Wells Fargo's CEO, pressing Thursday for details about what senior managers knew about allegedly illegal sales practices and when any concerns were disclosed.

Italy's Novamont invests $112 million in biochemical plant

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:02am

The Italian biochemical company Novamont on Thursday unveiled the first plant in the world to make a chemical compound used in the production of plastics with renewable sources.

Judge orders former real estate mogul to pay creditors $286M

Matthew Brown, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:01am

A U.S. judge has ordered a former luxury real estate mogul to pay $286 million to the creditors of a Montana club for the ultrarich that he is accused of fleecing for personal gain before driving it into bankruptcy.

Obama saw override coming, but still it stung

Kathleen Hennessey, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 11:01am

The White House saw it coming, but still it stung.

Changes could come to East Coast monkfish business

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 10:41am

Interstate fishing regulators are working on a new plan to manage the monkfish fishery on the East Coast.

Electrics touted at Paris car show, but await their moment

David McHugh and Angela Charlton, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 10:41am

When will electric-powered cars become a practical choice for ordinary people? The question hangs in the air at the Paris auto show, where Volkswagen, Mercedes-Benz and General Motors are showing off electrics they hope are the on-ramp to a profitable future.

Lawsuit: ExxonMobil polluted river, ignored climate change

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 10:21am

ExxonMobil is being sued by a Boston-based environmental group that says the company has polluted the Mystic River and failed to consider the potential impacts of climate change.

3 states sue to block US ceding control of Internet group

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 10:11am

Three conservative states are suing the Obama administration in an attempt to block the U.S. government from ceding oversight of some of the internet's core systems.

Volvo plans to sell self-driving car in 5 years

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 10:11am

Volvo Car Corp. plans to sell a self-driving vehicle to consumers in five years.

Markets Right Now: Stocks move lower on Wall Street

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 10:01am

The latest on developments in global financial markets (all times local):

Average US 30-year mortgage rate slips to 3.42 percent

Paul Wiseman, Associated Press  |  Posted  Sep 29th - 10:01am

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates slipped this week to the lowest level since mid-July.