FCC revising Internet rules after public backlash

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler is broadening the scope of his proposed open Internet rules and suggesting tougher standards for Internet providers who wish to create paid priority fast lanes on their networks. According to an FCC...
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Gay couples marry in Arkansas, most clerks sit out

Susan Farr, left, and Shelly Butler, both of Dallas, who were first to file paperwork for a marriage license at the Pulaski County Courthouse in Little Rock, Ark., kiss after their wedding ceremony Monday, May 12, 2014. The state’s largest county began issuing gay marriage...
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Clippers interim CEO confident team will be sold

Dick Parsons, the former Citigroup chairman and former Time Warner chairman and CEO, who was named interim CEO of the Los Angeles Clippers by the NBA league, takes questions during a news conference at the Staples Center in Los Angeles Monday, May 12, 2014. (AP Photo) Dick...

Removal Hearing Scheduled For Ohio Elections Board

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — The state’s elections chief is telling board members and leaders of a northern Ohio county elections board to prepare for a hearing on their removal. Letters sent Monday from Secretary of State Jon Husted (HYOO’-sted) follow a special...

Browns Not Guaranteeing Manziel Starting Job

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland owner Jimmy Haslam says the Browns have told Johnny Manziel to start acting “like a backup quarterback.” The Browns selected Manziel, Texas A&M’s electrifying star quarterback, in the first round of the NFL draft. Haslam praised...

Stock market touches another record

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market returned to record levels on Monday as investors regained their appetite for riskier stocks. After beating down Internet and small companies for two months, investors decided that those stocks had fallen enough. Among the big gainers were...

Mad Men’s Ginsberg talks character’s breakdown

NEW YORK (AP) — Actor Ben Feldman says he showed up Monday at NBC’s preview to advertisers to promote his new romantic comedy “A to Z,” expecting to get hammered with questions about “Mad Men.” Spoiler Alert: On Sunday’s episode, his...
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Video appears to show Nigerian schoolgirls praying

In this photo taken from video by Nigeria’s Boko Haram terrorist network, Monday May 12, 2014 shows the alleged missing girls abducted from the northeastern town of Chibok. The new video purports to show dozens of abducted schoolgirls, covered in jihab and praying in...
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California Chrome checks into Pimlico’s Stall 40

Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome walks with assistant trainer Alan Sherman, right, after being unloaded from a trailer at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Monday, May 12, 2014. The Preakness Stakes horse race, second race in horseracing’s Triple Crown, is scheduled...

UK company to track planes after Malaysian loss

LONDON (AP) — Inmarsat Plc, a provider of global mobile satellite communications services, said it will offer free basic tracking services for planes flying over oceans in the hope of preventing another incident such as the loss of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. The...