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Remains of Massachusetts pilot who crashed during WWII ID'd

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 10:04am

The remains of an airman whose plane crashed during a bombing run in World War II have been identified.

Southwest hit by computer outage, adding to its problems

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 10:00am

Hundreds of Southwest Airlines flights have been delayed as the carrier deals with winter weather and a computer outage.

New controls in Maine to prevent poaching of valuable eels

Patrick Whittle, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:45am

Maine's lucrative baby eel industry will likely face tighter controls this year designed to thwart poaching.

Italian minister insists Alpine train tunnel not derailed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:31am

The leader of one of Italy's ruling parties says construction of a high-speed rail tunnel through the Alps is on track for completion but the project might be modified.

NY Gov. Cuomo deems losing 2nd Amazon HQ 'greatest tragedy'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:29am

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says Amazon's backing out of a deal to put one of its second headquarters in New York City is the "greatest tragedy" he has seen since he's been in government.

Discount movies: Which theater subscription is best?

Anick Jesdanun, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:28am

A movie a day in theaters for $10 a month seemed too good to be true. And it was.

Mayflower II restoration on schedule for Pilgrim anniversary

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:27am

The restoration process for the Mayflower II is going according to schedule.

Grains mostly higher, livestock mixed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:22am

Grain futures were mostly higher Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

GM extends life of its only Detroit factory until early 2020

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:18am

General Motors is extending the life of its only Detroit factory until early next year.

Dwayne Johnson goes indie with 'Fighting With My Family'

Ryan Pearson, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:14am

Believe it or not, Hollywood executives told Dwayne Johnson "no thanks" when he pitched his latest movie.

Mokulele Airlines loses about 24 employees after purchase

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:14am

Southern Airways says it is laying off 10 percent of Mokulele Airlines' staff after acquiring the Big Island-based carrier earlier this month.

UN nuclear watchdog: Iran stays within limits of 2015 deal

Kiyoko Metzler, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:07am

Iran is continuing to comply with the landmark 2015 deal with major powers aimed at preventing Tehran from building atomic weapons in exchange for economic incentives despite the United States withdrawing from the pact and re-imposing sanctions, the U.N. nuclear watchdog said Friday.

Fed will be 'patient' in rate hikes amid global growth woes

Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:02am

The Federal Reserve said Friday that in light of a slowing global economy and last year's financial market turmoil, the central bank intends to remain "patient" in determining when to make future changes in its benchmark interest rate.

US and China resume trade talks as Trump's deadline nears

Paul Wiseman, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 8:47am

The Trump administration and Chinese negotiators resumed high-level talks Friday aimed at resolving a trade dispute that has escalated uncertainty for corporations, unsettled investors and posed a threat to the global economy.

Film fan finds the real joy of movies is still in theaters

Anick Jesdanun, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 8:26am

Sure, it's easy to Netflix and chill these days. Or Prime and recline. Or Hulu and ... well, whatever. But if you really want to savor a film, there's still no substitute for a movie theater.

German police say dead cow kicked slaughterhouse worker

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 8:19am

Police in southern Germany say a slaughterhouse worker suffered serious injuries after being kicked in the face by a dead cow.

EU says it's ready to hit back if US imposes car tariffs

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 8:04am

A European Union official says "there is full support" from member states to hit back if U.S. President Donald Trump imposes tariffs on cars and car parts.

Markets Right Now: S&P 500 heads for 4th weekly gain

The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 7:46am

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 7:06am

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