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Kurt Busch reshapes ‘Outlaw’ image in Double chase

AP Photo/Michael Conroy INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kurt Busch is a jerk. He’s A-Rod on four wheels. Lance Armstrong with a Tour de France-sized attitude. He’s called The Outlaw, fighting and feuding with anyone he feels crossed him on the track – or anywhere...
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Lifetime plans Whitney Houston-Bobby Brown movie

AP Photo/Todd Williamson LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Lifetime TV channel says it will air a movie about Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown’s relationship, with actress Angela Bassett set to direct. Lifetime said Thursday that the movie will follow the couple through their...

More Departures From Haslam-owned Truck Stop Chain

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — More than a year after FBI agents raided the Tennessee headquarters of the huge truck-stop chain owned by the Cleveland Browns’ owner and Tennessee’s governor, Pilot Flying J is cleaning house. Several top executives, including the president,...
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Thai military seizes power in bloodless coup

Thai soldiers move in to pro-government demonstration site after the coup Thursday, May 22, 2014 on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand. Thailand’s new military junta has announced that it has suspended the country’s constitution. A military statement broadcast on...
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Belfast police to sue for all Boston College tapes

Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams speaks during the launch of their EU manifesto in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Monday, May 12, 2014. Sinn Fein is expected to make big gains in the European elections to be held on May 23rd. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison) Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams...
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Deadliest day for Ukraine troops: 16 slain in raid

An Ukrainian soldier walks past charred APCs at a gunfight site near the village of Blahodatne, eastern Ukraine, on Thursday, May 22, 2014. At least 11 Ukrainian troops were killed and about 30 others were wounded when Pro-Russians attacked a military checkpoint, the deadliest...
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Syrian tanks roll into Aleppo prison grounds

In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, a Syrian army soldier walks in front of Aleppo prison in Aleppo, Syria, Thursday, May 22, 2014. Syrian troops backed by airstrikes broke a yearlong rebel siege of a prison in the northern city of Aleppo Thursday,...

Hess Stations To Be Renamed, But Trucks Roll On

FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) — The Hess name will disappear from gas station signs after a $2.87 billion deal to sell the chain to Marathon Petroleum’s Speedway, but the holidays will still see the popular Hess toy truck. The deal gives Marathon Petroleum the retail operations of...

Scripps Howard Foundation Honors Award Winners

CINCINNATI (AP) — Reports on mismanagement of infant blood tests in the nation’s hospitals and on the National Security Agency’s bulk collection of Americans’ phone records were among the journalistic efforts honored this year by The Scripps Howard Foundation....

HP to cut 11,000 to 16,000 more jobs

PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP) — Hewlett-Packard says it is cutting another 11,000 to 16,000 jobs, above a target of 34,000 the company outlined in a multi-year restructuring plan in May 2012. The company said in a release that the increased cuts come “as HP continues to...