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  • NFL sideline tech inches forward, still no video

    August 4, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    This undated photo provided by Microsoft shows Surface tablets that will be allowed for the first time on the sideline of NFL football games starting with Sunday’s Hall of Fame game in Canton, Ohio, Aug. 3, 2014, though they won’t exactly be running the...

  • Death toll rises to 75 in Chinese factory blast

    August 4, 2014 • World NewsComments Off

    Medical staff move a severely burnt victim of an explosion at an eastern Chinese automotive parts factory from a hospital in the city of Kunshan, Jiangsu province, Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 to a Shanghai hospital which is better equipped to handle severe burns....

  • Ohio State band director’s firing sets off clash

    August 4, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In a Friday, July 25, 2014 file photo, teacher Maggie Maloney and students cheer for the Ohio State Marching Band as they march to the stage at Columbus Commons in Columbus, Ohio. The new president of Ohio State University and supporters of the...

  • Hospital killing shows safety gap in mental health

    August 4, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE–In this July 24, 2014 file photo, a hospital worker embraces a woman near the scene of a shooting at the Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Darby, Pa. The deadly shooting at the suburban Philadelphia hospital is serving as yet another illustration of the...

  • New Jersey flights check for pollution at shore

    August 4, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    This July 11, 2014 aerial photo shows the Shark River Inlet in Belmar, N.J. as seen from an airplane operated by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection. Since the federal Environmental Protection Agency ended its flights along the coast this...

  • Scientists worry lobster conservation is faltering

    August 4, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    In this Tuesday, July 29, 2014 photo, lobsterman Brandon Demmons tosses a lobster back into the water while fishing off Monhegan Island, Maine. The state’s lobstermen have had a long tradition of returning breeding females to the sea after clipping a...

  • Utah lawmaker weighs cannabis oil in liquor stores

    August 4, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this March 5, 2014, file photo, St. George Republican Sen. Steve Urquhart, smiles as he speaks during an news conference at the Utah State Capitol, in Salt Lake City. Urquhart, says Utah could ease the burden for families participating in the...

  • California eyes first-in-nation firearms restraint

    August 4, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    FILE – In this May 24, 2014 file photo, students comfort each other during a candlelight vigil held to honor the victims of the May 23, 2014 mass shooting on the campus of the University of California, Santa Barbara. California Assembly members have...

  • Not so golden: Wealth gap lasting into retirement

    August 4, 2014 • BusinessComments Off

    In this July 7, 2014 photo, Susan McNamara returns a book to the public library in Quincy, Mass. “Over the years, all I’ve been able to do, especially as a single parent, is just pay your bills every month,” said McNamara, a 62-year-old adjunct...

  • 1 injured in overnight Albuquerque shooting

    August 4, 2014 • State NewsComments Off

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Police are investigating an Albuquerque shooting that left one person injured. Albuquerque police spokesman Fred Duran says the unidentified victim suffered a gunshot wound to the head Saturday night and is hospitalized in critical...