FCC fines Chinese firm for selling illegal jammers

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FCC fines Chinese firm for selling illegal jammers…

Universal’s new Harry Potter park: 1 ride, 7 shops

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Harry Potter fans helped increase attendance by 50 percent at Universal Orlando Resort in the past few years, and interest …

Blackbird found mostly in California declines

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Scientists say a blackbird species found mostly in the Central Valley has experienced a major decline in its population over the last several years…

CDC probes lab workers’ possible anthrax exposure

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says some of its staff in Atlanta may have been accidentally exposed …

US-born Latinos hold more jobs than foreign-born

For the first time in more than two decades, immigrant Latinos have fewer jobs in the U.S. than American-born Hispanics…

American Apparel fires controversial CEO

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The board of American Apparel ousted founder Dov Charney on Wednesday, moving to replace the controversial…

Kraft Foods recalls 260 cases of Velveeta

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Kraft is recalling Velveeta cheese from Walmart stores in as many as 12 states, mostly in the Midwest, because the cheese…

Colorado woman finds birth father on Facebook

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The life that a Colorado woman thought she knew for 47 years has changed dramatically. The change came with two surprises…

Porsche is top brand in new car quality survey

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The race to fill vehicles with the latest technology is hurting quality…

SF sisters plead not guilty in brothel arraignment

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Two sisters accused of running a sex trafficking ring out of four homes in San Francisco’s Richmond and Sunset districts appeared in court …

California mayor resigns over dog poop incident

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The doo-doo has gotten too deep for the mayor of a wealthy Los Angeles suburb who flung dog poop onto a political opponent’s property…

Spain’s World Cup reign ends with 2-0 loss to Chile

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Defending champion Spain, the dominant global football power for the past six years, was eliminated from World Cup…

Amazon ties new 4.7-inch phone to its services

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Amazon has introduced a new smartphone that will be closely tied to the products and services it sells…

New Mexico bus driver caught in sex act on the job

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Albuquerque officials say a bus driver in the New Mexico city has been fired after surveillance cameras caught him…

IRS to waive penalties for some overseas accounts

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The Internal Revenue Service is offering to waive steep penalties for Americans living abroad who haven’t been paying their U.S. taxes..

China says 127 students hired others for exam

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At least 127 test-takers in a Chinese province hired other people to take the country’s all-important college entrance exam…

AP Exclusive: Picasso painting reveals hidden man

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Curators and scientists are revealing they’ve found a hidden painting beneath the surface of one of Pablo Picasso’s earliest…

George Clooney ‘considering ‘a run for governor of California

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George Clooney plans to run governor of California…

Some Comcast customers becoming WiFi hot spots

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200-thousand comcast customers in the seattle region are becoming public wifi hotspots…

DC is America’s most walkable city

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Washington DC is the most walkable city in the country, according to researchers…

Woman’s body found in freezer at her Indiana home

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Authorities say a woman’s body was found inside a freezer at her northern Indiana home and that a man living…

California fish evacuated due to drought

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Rainbow trout and steelhead are being evacuated from two hatcheries amid concern California’s drought…

Founder of child porn site gets 30 years in prison

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A Ukrainian man who founded and operated an international child sexual abuse website has been sentenced…

FAA investigating air traffic controller “joke”

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The FAA is investigating a “joke” from an air traffic controller that led to a plane’s delayed landing….

Brazil turtle predicts Mexico to beat Brazil

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Brazil turtle predicts Mexico to beat Brazil …

Man kills wife, children and himself on Father’s Day

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A Virginia man shot his wife and their two young children to death on Father’s Day and then killed himself…

National Zoo closing invertebrate hall due to rising costs

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The National Zoo is closing its Invertebrate Exhibit, citing rising costs and $5 million in needed upgrades….

Tesla Model X expected out in early 2015

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According to e-mails sent to customers today (Monday), the automaker is adding another vehicle to its stock…

Starbucks clears college degree path for employees

Starbucks is giving its baristas a bargain on an online college degree….

Five hurt when boat overturns on Lake Piru

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Ventura County authorities say five people suffered minor injuries when a boat overturned amid high winds on Lake Piru….