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McIlroy will emerge even stronger than ever

HOYLAKE, England (AP) — The celebration began long before Rory McIlroy had a chance to drink out of the claret jug. McIlroy was upstairs in the clubhouse at Royal Liverpool for the traditional toast with the R&A, unable to ignore the chants below from club members waiting for...

Imax, Shanghai Film to open 19 screens in China

HONG KONG (AP) — Imax and China’s biggest state-owned film exhibitor are teaming up to open 19 giant screen cinemas in the world’s No. 2 movie market. Imax Corp. and Shanghai Film Corp. said Tuesday that a “significant number” of the theaters will...

Love and Manson guest on ‘Sons of Anarchy’

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Courtney Love and Marilyn Manson have roles on the upcoming final season of “Sons of Anarchy.” The musicians join such previous guest stars as Stephen King and David Hasselhoff as unusual casting choices in the motorcycle club...

Box office top 20: ‘Apes’ holds reign with $36.3M

NEW YORK (AP) — “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” maintained its box office rule with $36.3 million over the weekend, according to final studio figures Monday. The science fiction sequel topped a trio of new wide releases: “The Purge: Anarchy,”...
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Detroit retirees back pension cuts by a landslide

FILE – In a Thursday, July 3, 2014 file photo, Detroit retirees Mike Shane, left, and William Davis protest near the federal courthouse in Detroit on July 3, 2014. Ballots submitted by city workers, retirees, pensioners and other creditors likely will determine how quickly...

Former general withdraws from Indonesian election

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Former Indonesian general Prabowo Subianto said Tuesday he rejected the presidential election process as unfair and that he was withdrawing from the contest as nearly complete results showed his opponent leading with 52 percent of the vote. The...
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Train goes to Kharkiv with crash victims remains

Russia Ambassador to Malaysia Lyudmila Vorobyeva speaks during a press conference on a Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 tragedy at her embassy in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Vorobyeva said that experts had confirmed that the black boxes of the Malaysia Airlines...
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Israeli soldier missing as Gaza fighting rages on

Israeli soldiers stand behind a tank as heavy smoke rises from the Gaza Strip Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Israeli airstrikes pummeled a wide range of targets in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday as the U.N. chief and the U.S. secretary of state began an intensive effort to end more than two...
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Big milestone for Britain’s little prince

This photo taken Wednesday, July 2, 2014, and released Monday, July 21, 2014, to mark Prince George’s first birthday, shows Britain’s Prince William and Kate Duchess of Cambridge and the Prince during a visit to the Sensational Butterflies exhibition at the Natural...

DuPont 2Q profit climbs 3.9 percent

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — DuPont Co. (DD) on Tuesday reported net income that climbed by 3.9 percent in its second quarter, matching analyst expectations. Shares of the Wilmington, Delaware, company jumped before markets opened and after it released results. DuPont said...