Bruce Jenner: My brain is more female than male

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Olympic champion Bruce Jenner says that “for all intents and purposes, I am a woman.” Jenner spoke in a long-awaited interview televised Friday with ABC’s Diane Sawyer about his gender identity, saying that he has always been...
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Starbucks: Computer outage disrupts sales in US, Canada

A Starbucks store closes Friday, April 24, 2015, in Phoenix because of computer issues. Starbucks says a sales register computer glitch has disrupted sales at company-operated stores in the United States and Canada. The company apologized to customers for the inconvenience late...
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Questions after Indiana school stage collapse injures 16

A vehicle leaves Westfield High School after dropping off a student, Friday, April 24, 2015, in Westfield, Ind. Police say more than a dozen students are “doing really well” after they were injured when a stage collapsed during a musical performance at the high school...
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Harden, Howard lead Rockets to 130-128 win, 3-0 lead on Mavs

Houston Rockets’ James Harden (13) shoots over Dallas Mavericks’ Richard Jefferson (24) during the first half of Game 3 in an NBA basketball first-round playoff series Friday, April 24, 2015, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez) Houston Rockets’ James Harden...
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Arizona sheriff’s re-election chances called into question

FILE – In this Jan. 9, 2013 file photo, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaks with the media in Phoenix. Arpaio begins a four-day hearing Tuesday, April 21, that could bring him fines, damage his credibility and make him politically vulnerable for his acknowledged...

Winners and losers of the demise of the big Comcast deal

NEW YORK (AP) — In the aftermath of Comcast’s decision to walk away from buying Time Warner Cable, some winners and losers are emerging. The combined company would have created an Internet and TV behemoth with unprecedented power over what Americans download and...
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Teixeira, Pineda help Yanks end Mets’ 11-game win streak

New York Yankees’ Mark Teixeira hits a two-run home run during the first inning of an interleague baseball game against the New York Mets, Friday, April 24, 2015, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun) New York Yankees’ Mark Teixeira hits a two-run...
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Adam Sandler movie sparks debate over American Indian images

FILE – In this June 22, 2013 file photo, Johnny Depp attends the world premiere of “The Lone Ranger,” with background images of him as Tonto, left, and Armie Hammer in the title role, at Disney California Adventure in Anaheim, Calif. A group of American Indian...
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Washington gov. signs overhaul of medical marijuana market

Haiden Day, 6, right, who has Dravet Syndrome, a form of epilepsy that his parents treat with medical marijuana, looks on as Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, left, signs a bill Friday, April 24, 2015 at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash., that overhauls Washington’s medical marijuana...
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Yost insists Royals not to blame for string of fights

Chicago White Sox’s Adam Eaton (1) is pulled aside by first base coach Daryl Boston as the benches clear during the seventh inning of the White Sox’s baseball game against the Kansas City Royals on Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Chicago. The Royals won 3-2 in 13...