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Thursday, May 24


Serie B promotion playoffs postponed ahead of Bari hearing


ROME (AP) — The Serie B promotion playoffs have been postponed by a week because Bari could be deducted two points on Friday.

Michigan House voting on legislation after Nassar scandal


LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Victims of childhood sexual assaults would have more time to sue and athletic trainers would be required to report suspected abuse under wide-ranging legislation passing in Michigan after the Larry Nassar case.

Riccardo fastest ahead of Red Bull teammate Verstappen

MONACO (AP) — Daniel Ricciardo topped the first two practice sessions for the Monaco Grand Prix on Thursday.

Hostess Brands Expands Limited Time Offering of Patriotic Treats


KANSAS CITY, Mo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2018--This summer, Hostess Brands, LLC is bringing back a limited run of patriotic treats, just in time for Memorial Day. Hostess ® Red, White & Blue Twinkies ® and Hostess ® Star Spangled…

Emails show deception by Nassar, USA Gymnastics

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Emails show USA Gymnastics in 2015 came up with false excuses to account for the absence of a sports doctor who had been accused of sexually assaulting female athletes.

'Eerie' blue flames burn in cracks caused by Hawaii volcano

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HONOLULU (AP) — Scientists in Hawaii have captured rare images of blue flames burning from cracks in the pavement as the Kilauea volcano gushes fountains of lava in the background, offering insight into a new dimension in the volcano's…

Stocks slip as Trump says North Korean meeting is canceled


NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are lower Thursday morning after President Donald Trump said he is canceling a planned meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Energy companies are falling along with oil prices as investors respond to…

Justify gallops in preparation for Belmont and Triple Crown


LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Justify has begun preparing for the Belmont Stakes and pursuit of the Triple Crown with an energetic gallop around Churchill Downs.

ELMO Perfects Portable Presenting With Its Newest Document Camera

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PLAINVIEW, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2018--ELMO USA Corp., a global leader in education technology for over 45 years, adds the NEW MX-P Visual Presenter to their lineup. The MX-P is the latest in ELMO’s 4K Portable MX series of…

Strategic Insights to Enter International Markets: a Market Entry Engagement for an Orthodontic Appliances Manufacturer | Infiniti Research

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LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2018--Infiniti Research, a global market and customer intelligence solutions provider, has announced the completion of their new market entry strategy study on the orthodontic appliances manufacturing…

Correction: Priest Shortage story

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — In a story May 23 about applicants to a Roman Catholic seminary in Rhode Island, The Associated Press reported erroneously on the number of applicants that the Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence had received.…

World's tallest active geyser awakens in Yellowstone

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BOZEMAN — It was the talk of the boardwalk. Everyone had heard that there was an unusually active geyser at Yellowstone National Park in the Norris Geyser Basin, near the center of the park. A sign close to the parking…


Trump suggests NFL players who kneel shouldn't be in US

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump praised an NFL policy banning kneeling during the "The Star-Spangled Banner," saying that "maybe you shouldn't be in the country" if you don't stand for the anthem.

Wyoming athletes up on academics


LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — University of Wyoming athletes have earned passing grades from the NCAA.

'Survivor' final vote deadlocks, tiebreaker vote needed

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — History was made on the CBS reality series "Survivor."

FADEC Alliance to Support Next-generation GE Aviation Engines

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ENDICOTT, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2018--FADEC Alliance, a joint venture between GE and FADEC International, has broadened its agreement with GE Aviation to include collaboration on system architectures and technologies for future…

NBA defends quest for 'integrity fee' payment in sports bets

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ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The NBA is defending its quest to receive part of the money that states or gambling companies take in as part of legal sports betting.

Autonomous Uber spotted pedestrian 6 seconds before fatal strike; didn't stop because emergency braking was disabled

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DETROIT (AP) — Autonomous Uber spotted pedestrian 6 seconds before fatal strike; didn't stop because emergency braking was disabled.

Boston-bound flight hits bird, returns safely to Buffalo


BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A JetBlue flight out of Buffalo struck a bird shortly after takeoff and returned safely to the airport.


Taking on the system: 'Dreamers' are getting law degrees

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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Denia Perez's parents brought her from Mexico to the United States illegally when she was 11. Last month, she became among the first of the so-called "Dreamers" to earn a law degree. And now, she and…

Congenital Heart Disease - A Pipeline Analysis Report by Technavio

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LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2018-- has announced their latest pipeline analysis report on . The report includes a detailed analysis of the pipeline molecules under investigation within the defined data collection period to treat…

Orbital ATK’s Cygnus Spacecraft Successfully Completes Rendezvous and Berthing with International Space Station

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DULLES, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2018--Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA), a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, today announced that the “S.S. J.R. Thompson” Cygnus TM spacecraft successfully completed its rendezvous and…

Digital Innovation is an Emerging Trend in the IVF Disposables Market| Technavio

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LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 24, 2018--’s latest market research report on the provides an analysis of the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2018-2022.


Bucks' Brown decries 'police intimidation' during arrest

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee police chief has apologized to Sterling Brown and says officers have been disciplined for acting "inappropriately" after the Bucks player was zapped with a stun gun during his arrest for a parking violation…


Fired coach Halilhodzic sues Japanese soccer association

TOKYO (AP) — Former Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic filed a suit Thursday in Tokyo district court against the Japanese soccer association, saying his firing damaged his honor and reputation.

Norwegian minister wants to lead World Anti-Doping Agency

OSLO, Norway (AP) — Norwegian government minister Linda Helleland wants to be the next World Anti-Doping Agency president, and its first female leader.

Arkansas powers past South Carolina 13-8 in SEC tournament

HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Dominic Fletcher hit a three-run homer and Casey Martin homered twice to lead Arkansas over South Carolina 13-8 on Wednesday night in the Southeastern Conference tournament.

10 Things to Know for Today

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Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:

Spain's golden generation gets 1 last shot at glory

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MADRID (AP) — The elegance and precise passes of Andres Iniesta. The personality and stout defense of Sergio Ramos. The intelligence and scoring touch of David Silva.


WORLD CUP: Cynicism wins as West Germany beats Austria

FIFA had been warned in 1978 that final group games should be played at the same time to ensure fairness.