Explosion at BP refinery, fire extinguished

August 28, 2014 9:43 AM
Explosion at BP refinery, fire extinguished

WHITING, Ind. (AP) — A fire broke out after an explosion at a BP refinery in Whiting, Indiana, which rattled nearby homes. BP America spokesman […]

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US to begin safety testing Ebola vaccine next week

9:36 AM
US to begin safety testing Ebola vaccine next week

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal researchers next week will start testing humans with an experimental vaccine to prevent the deadly Ebola virus. The National Institutes of […]

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Hewlett-Packard recalls 5 million AC power cords

August 26, 2014 1:29 PM
Courtesy of HP

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hewlett-Packard Company is recalling about 5.6 million notebook computer AC power cords in this country and another 446,700 in Canada because of […]

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US durable goods orders surge record 22.6 percent

10:07 AM
US durable goods orders surge record 22.6 percent

WASHINGTON (AP) — Business orders for long-lasting manufactured goods shot up by the largest amount on record in July but much of the strength came […]

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NEW: US home price gains slow in June

10:05 AM
Wikipedia

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices increased at a slower pace in June. The Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller 20-city home price index rose 8.1 percent in […]

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Tim Hortons to be bought out by Burger King

10:03 AM
Tim Hortons to be bought out by Burger King

MIAMI (AP) — Burger King is buying Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain Tim Hortons Inc. for about $11 billion, creating the world’s third-largest fast-food company. The corporate […]

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