CBS dominant in ratings with music awards, finale

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS is dominant again in the television ratings, led by a country music awards show, a season finale and the network’s usually sturdy regular schedule. Fourteen of the Nielsen company’s most-watched 20 programs last week were on CBS. The comedy...
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US stocks rise for the first time in four days

Trader James Riley, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Stocks were mixed in early trading on Tuesday after a three-day slump. Investors will start to focus on company earnings this week. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Trader James Riley,...
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Jury awards George Wallace $1.3M in Vegas lawsuit

FILE – In this Nov. 8, 2012 file photo, actor and comedian George Wallace arrives at the Soul Train Awards in Las Vegas. Wallace is in a Las Vegas courtroom this week, seeking damages from a Las Vegas resort and a credit card company he blames for a leg injury he received...
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Ukraine tries to quell pro-Moscow uprisings

Pro-Russian activist wears a hand-made mask behind a barricade in front of the regional administration building in Donetsk, Ukraine, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, as the makings of an improved self-appointed government began to take shape, with demonstrators dug in for their third day...
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Political messages penned for Cuba Twitter program

Senate subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Chairman Sen. Patrick Leahy, D-VT., right, talks with US Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, following the...

Online newspaper buys Anchorage Daily News

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An online competitor announced plans Tuesday to buy Alaska’s largest daily newspaper. Alaska Dispatch Publishing LLC, the parent company of the online newspaper the Alaska Dispatch, will purchase the Anchorage Daily News from The McClatchy...
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Stocks rise, breaking a three-day losing streak

Trader James Riley, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Tuesday, April 8, 2014. Stocks were mixed in early trading on Tuesday after a three-day slump. Investors will start to focus on company earnings this week. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) Trader James Riley,...
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Woman found guilty in 1996 killing of ex-husband

Pamela Phillips looks on in Pima County Superior Court Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Tucson, Ariz. Phillips, a once-prominent socialite, was found guilty Tuesday of first-degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder in the 1996 Tucson car bomb killing of her ex-husband after...

Top Ohio Court To Hear Traffic Camera Arguments

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Ohio Supreme Court plans to hear arguments in two months on the use of traffic cameras, in a case one group says could affect every state resident who drives or owns a vehicle. Court records show the justices scheduled oral arguments for June 11 in a...

Resolution passes Ohio Senate honoring Extension programs

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Senate unanimously passed a resolution honoring extension programs on their 100th anniversary. State Sen. Cliff Hite sponsored the bill recognizing the Smith-Lever Act of 1914 that helped formalize agricultural education programs across the country, according...