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Apple's news subscription service a mixed bag for publishers

Tali Arbel, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 26th - 1:03am

On Monday, Apple launched what some have called a "Netflix for news" — a $10-a-month subscription service that offers access to hundreds of magazines and a handful of newspapers. But most major U.S. news publishers aren't participating.

Asian stocks rebound after slide on growth worries

Joe McDonald, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 11:44pm

Asian stock prices rebounded Tuesday after global markets slid on worries about U.S. and European economic growth.

Sentencing set for man who duped Alabama town

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 11:07pm

A man who pleaded guilty to scamming an Alabama town for nearly $2 million is due in federal court to find out how long he will go to prison.

Asian stocks rebound after slide on growth worries

Joe McDonald, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:59pm

Asian stock prices rebounded Tuesday after global markets slid on worries about U.S. and European economic growth.

Oklahoma attorney general sets announcement on opioid suit

Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:44pm

Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter says he will announce a "breaking development" in the state's lawsuit against the nation's leading manufacturers of opioid pain medications.

White House, business groups make push on trade pact

Kevin Freking, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:23pm

The White House and business groups are stepping up efforts to win congressional approval for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade accord. But prospects are uncertain given that Republicans are at odds with some aspects of the plan and Democrats are in no hurry to secure a political victory for the president.

Congress likely to question use of military funds for wall

Lolita C. Baldor, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 10:19pm

Top defense leaders are expected to get a barrage of questions when they face worried lawmakers on Capitol Hill for the first time since the Pentagon spelled out the military construction projects that could lose funding this year to pay for President Donald Trump's border wall.

Defense secretary OK's $1 billion for border fencing help

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 8:45pm

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has authorized the Army Corps of Engineers to begin planning and building 57 miles of 18-foot-high fencing in Yuma, Arizona, and El Paso, Texas, along the U.S. border with Mexico.

Apple highlights privacy in new services in jab at rivals

Rachel Lerman, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 4:19pm

Apple says its services respect your digital boundaries — and it wants you to know it.

UK Parliament gains greater control of stalled Brexit process, set to hold series of votes on different outcomes.

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 4:15pm

UK Parliament gains greater control of stalled Brexit process, set to hold series of votes on different outcomes.

Key Idaho water legislation heads to governor

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 4:11pm

Legislation that supporters say is critical to preserving a historic water agreement between two sets of water users and is intended to prevent declines in a giant Idaho aquifer relied on by farmers and cities is heading to the governor.

Oprah, Spielberg help Apple launch new streaming service

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 3:50pm

Apple trotted out few details on its long-awaiting streaming service on Monday, but it didn't skimp on high-wattage celebrity.

11.4M sign up for Obama-era health plans this year

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 3:41pm

The government says 11.4 million people have signed up for coverage this year under former President Barack Obama's health law. That's just a slight dip from 2018.

Viacom and Avaya Holdings rise, Nu Skin Enterprises slips

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 2:37pm

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The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 2:09pm

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The Latest: Kansas Republicans condemn veto of tax bill

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 1:15pm

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Small Business Owners Outsmart Cybercriminals — Here’s How

Infosec, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 12:45pm

securing their business against the threat of a cyberattack.

Kansas' new Democratic governor vetoes GOP tax relief bill

John Hanna, Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 12:39pm

Kansas' new Democratic governor on Monday vetoed a tax relief bill approved by the Republican-controlled Legislature, arguing it would repeat an infamous fiscal experiment that failed under a GOP predecessor.

Kansas' new Democratic governor vetoes tax relief bill in confrontation with GOP-controlled Legislature

The Associated Press  |  Posted Mar 25th - 12:36pm

Kansas' new Democratic governor vetoes tax relief bill in confrontation with GOP-controlled Legislature.