Asian markets rise after Wall Street gains

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets rose Monday after Wall Street gained on strong earnings and investors looked ahead to Apple results and this week’s U.S. Federal Reserve meeting. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index rose 1.1 percent to 4,441.93 points and...
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Singer Jamie Barton wins the ‘Heisman Trophy’ of music

This photo provided by Rebecca Fay shows mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton. Barton was announced Sunday, April 26, 2015, as the winner of the 2015 Richard Tucker Award. The $50,000 prize goes to a major young American singer. It’s named after Tucker, the late tenor and Brooklyn...

Lauer, DeGeneres team for racy Daytime Emmys opening

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Lauer and Ellen DeGeneres helped the Daytime Emmys make a gender-bending return to television with a comedy bit involving pasties and black stockings — and not worn by DeGeneres. “General Hospital” and “The Young and the...

Deutsche Bank Q1 earnings fall to $610M, hurt by penalties

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Deutsche Bank says net profit fell to 559 million euros ($610 million) in the first quarter as legal penalties ate into stronger revenues from trading stocks and bonds. Profits were down from 1.103 billion euros in the year-ago quarter. The bank...
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Clinton Foundation admits missteps in donor disclosure

FILE – In this Tuesday, April 21, 2015 file photo, Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks to students and faculty during a campaign stop at New Hampshire Technical Institute in Concord, N.H. The acting chief executive of the Clinton Foundation is...
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Paul, Clippers even series with 114-105 win over Spurs

Los Angeles Clippers’ Chris Paul (3) celebrates after scoring against the San Antonio Spurs during the second half of Game 4 in an NBA basketball first-round playoff series, Sunday, April 26, 2015, in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Darren Abate) Los Angeles Clippers’ Chris...
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Family, friends in Baltimore mourn death of arrested man

The body of Freddie Gray lies inside his casket at Vaughn Greene Funeral Home, during his wake Sunday, April 26, 2015 in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a police van. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana) The body of Freddie...
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Wall, Beal lead Wiz past Raptors 125-94 in Game 4 for sweep

Washington Wizards guard John Wall (2) passes the ball to center Marcin Gortat (4), from Poland, past Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas (17), from Lithuania, in the first half of Game 4 in the first round of the NBA basketball playoffs, Sunday, April 26, 2015, in...
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A-Rod hits No. 659, Yanks beat Mets 6-4 to win Subway Series

New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez (13) hits a first-inning solo home run in a baseball game against the New York Mets at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, April 26, 2015. Rodriguez now stands at 659 career home runs and needs one more to tie Willie Mays. (AP...

Lauer, DeGeneres team for racy Daytime Emmys opening

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Lauer and Ellen DeGeneres helped the Daytime Emmys make a gender-bending return to television with a comedy bit involving pasties and black stockings — and not worn by DeGeneres. The ceremony Sunday opened with a pretaped segment in which...