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Missouri voters reject right-to-work ballot measure banning mandatory union fees in workplace contracts

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri voters reject right-to-work ballot measure banning mandatory union fees in workplace contracts.

Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak charged with money laundering related to alleged looting of state investment fund

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Former Malaysian PM Najib Razak charged with money laundering related to alleged looting of state investment fund.

Jets' Adams has no regrets about comments critical of team

Aug. 7, 2018 10:13 PM EDT FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Jamal Adams was surprised by what he saw when he first came to the New York Jets: a negative environment the likes of which he wasn’t familiar. The second-year safety told Bleacher Report in a story published Tuesday...

Hall of Famer Jim Brown says he'd never kneel during anthem

Aug. 7, 2018 10:03 PM EDT Hall of Famer Jim Brown says he’d never kneel during anthem By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer AP-FBN–Jim Brown-Anthem,2nd Ld-Writethru <!– –> David Richard, ASSOCIATED PRESS CLEVELAND (AP) — Jim Brown has spent much of...

Trump says GDP growth ‘could be in the 5s’ next quarter

BEDMINSTER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday he thinks gross domestic product growth in the next quarter “could be in the 5s” — that is, higher than 5 percent. Trump made the bold prediction Tuesday evening before a dinner at his Bedminster,...

Andersons: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

MAUMEE, Ohio (AP) _ The Andersons Inc. (ANDE) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $21.5 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. The Maumee, Ohio-based company said it had profit of 76 cents per share. The agriculture company posted revenue...

Dream secure playoff spot, top Aces 109-100

Aug. 7, 2018 9:38 PM EDT Dream secure playoff spot, top Aces 109-100 BC-BKL–Aces-Dream <!– –> ATLANTA (AP) — Elizabeth Williams and Alex Bentley each scored 22 points, Tiffany Hayes added 21 and the Atlanta Dream beat the Las Vegas Aces 109-100 on...

Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager undergoes hip surgery

Aug. 7, 2018 9:37 PM EDT Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager undergoes hip surgery BC-BBN–Dodgers-Seager Surgery <!– –> OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager is recovering from his second major operation of the season. Seager underwent...

Rock Stars: Indians Unveil Guitar Logo For ’19 All-Star Game

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland’s rock ‘n’ roll roots will be on display for the 2019 All-Star Game. Inspired by the city’s deep musical history, the team unveiled the logo for next year’s game — a red-white-and-blue guitar with a body bordered with...

Wendy’s: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) _ Wendy’s Co. (WEN) on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $29.9 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Dublin, Ohio-based company said it had profit of 12 cents. Earnings, adjusted for...