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BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Colorado will allow alcohol sales in the general concourse areas at Folsom Field for the first time in more than two decades.The university said Friday that after a four-year trial of limited beer and wine sales through "beer gardens," the sales will be extended to the …
Elon Musk's erratic behavior was front and center again this week as the CEO of Tesla conceded that he's overwhelmed by job stress, pushing his electric car company's stock down and bringing pressure on its board to take action.Musk's revelation, in a Thursday interview with The New York Times, …
PHOENIX (AP) — The sales and marketing director of Backpage.com pleaded guilty Friday to conspiring to facilitate prostitution, acknowledging that he participated in a scheme to give free ads to prostitutes in a bid to draw them away from competitors and win over their future business.Dan …
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump headlined a closed-door fundraiser Friday at the Hamptons, New York, home of one of his closest friends, the chairman of the iconic Nathan's Famous hot dog business.Trump participated in a roundtable with high-dollar donors before delivering …
GREENBELT, Md. (AP) — News outlets are challenging a Maryland law meant to fight foreign meddling in online political advertising because they say it creates unfair burdens on media sites that publish such ads.The Maryland-Delaware-D.C. Press Association and several newspapers filed the …
WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — A Maine restaurant says news about the anger surrounding a change in its french fries has reached people all over the world.Bolley's Famous Franks co-owner Leslie Parsons tells the Kennebec Journal a newspaper in China wanted to try its fries and it received a call …
WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Department lawyers asked a federal judge Friday to let them file a legal appeal that could, for now, keep President Donald Trump's critics from getting access to financial records related to his Washington, D.C., hotel.Trump has been fighting multiple lawsuits that …
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The reigning Miss America says she has been bullied, manipulated and silenced by the pageant's current leadership, including Gretchen Carlson.In a letter sent Friday to former Miss Americas, Cara Mund says she decided to speak out despite the risk of …
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Latest on reigning Miss America Cara Mund saying she's been bullied by pageant leadership (all times local):5:20 p.m.The Miss America Organization says it is disappointing that reigning Miss America Cara Mund went public with her criticism of the …
BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts dessert company that accused its ice cream supplier of destroying its business by secretly altering the recipe has been awarded $720,000.The jury verdict came Friday in the legal battle between 600 lb Gorillas Inc. and New Jersey-based Mister Cookie Face LLC. …
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal regulators are alleging that Facebook's advertising tools allow landlords and real estate brokers to engage in housing discrimination.The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development said in an administrative complaint this week that Facebook violated the Fair …
MEXICO CITY (AP) — After vowing on the campaign trail to scrap an ambitious new airport being built for Mexico City, President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said Friday that the fate of the $15.7 billion project should be decided by the nation's people.Lopez Obrador, who is to take …
ISTANBUL (AP) — The Turkish currency fell again on Friday, breaking a three-day quiet spell in the country currency crisis, after the United States threatened to impose new sanctions on the NATO country.The lira dropped about 5 percent, to about 6.11 per dollar, after U.S. President Donald …
U.S. stocks rose late in the day Friday as investors hoped the U.S. and China are making more progress in trade talks. The Wall Street Journal reported that the countries hope to resolve their dispute by November.On Friday:The S&P 500 index rose 9.44 points, or 0.3 percent, at 2,850.13.The Dow …
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose late in the day Friday as investors welcomed signs of progress in resolving the trade dispute between the U.S. and China. The Wall Street Journal reported that the countries hope to have a resolution by November.Industrial, health care and basic materials …
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday:Nvidia Corp., down $12.62 to $244.82The chipmaker's profit forecast fell short of Wall Street forecasts.Applied Materials Inc., down $3.66 to $43.77The chipmaking equipment company's quarterly profit and revenue …
A privacy group says in a letter to Federal Trade Commission that Google has violated the terms of a 2011 settlement because of practices exposed in an Associated Press report this week.The Electronic Privacy Information Center says in the letter to the FTC that Google's recording of time-stamped …
GENOA, Italy (AP) — With anger and grief, Italians began burying some of their dead Friday from the Genoa highway bridge collapse, holding funerals in the victims' hometowns. Several angry families rebuffed the offer of a state funeral and the cardinal of Naples was merciless in his …
GENOA, Italy (AP) — The Latest on this week's bridge collapse in Italy's Genoa (all times local):10:20 p.m.With anger and grief, Italians began burying some of their dead from the Genoa highway bridge collapse, holding funerals in the victims' hometowns.Several angry families rebuffed the …
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is calling on federal regulators to consider scrapping the requirement for public companies to report quarterly results, after business executives told him twice-yearly reports would make better economic sense.In a tweet early Friday, Trump said that …

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