US gas prices fell 13 cents per gallon, but expected to rise
CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) -- The average price of a regular gallon of gas dropped 13 cents in the past two weeks to $2.07, but it could soon rise....
Greece's anti-bailout Syriza party wins election
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- The anti-bailout Syriza party won a clear victory in austerity-weary Greece's national election on Sunday, according to projections by state-run TV's exit poll....
5 ways unmanned drones could affect the American food supply
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Herding cattle. Counting fish. Taking an animal's temperature. Applying pesticides....
Northeast braces for massive snowstorm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A winter that has largely spared the Northeast thus far is about to arrive with gusto: a storm the National Weather Service called "potentially historic" could dump 2 feet or more of snow between New York and Boston....
Romanians protest Swiss franc loans repayments
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) -- Hundreds of people have protested in Romania against high repayments for Swiss franc loans, blaming the banks for offering deceptively cheap loans and calling on the government to regulate hard currency loans....
New Fisher-Price photo studio seeks ad, packaging diversity
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- Fisher-Price has long eschewed "professional" models for its packaging, instead using the babies and toddlers parents trundle in to the toy maker's headquarters in the quaint western New York village of East Aurora....
Travelers like plan for rail link to NY's LaGuardia Airport
NEW YORK (AP) -- Tom Fiore knows what it's like to sit in a taxi for as long as two agonizing hours, over bridges or through a tunnel, to travel a mere eight miles from midtown Manhattan to LaGuardia Airport in Queens....
'Not Mayberry anymore': Oil patch cops scramble to keep up
WATFORD CITY, N.D. (AP) -- Police chief Art Walgren knew how much the oil boom had changed this once-sleepy town when he spotted something that would have been unheard of not long ago: license plates from Sinaloa, Mexico, home to one of the world's most violent drug cartels....
The Academy Awards nominees were announced last week, and for only the second time since 1998 no black actors or actresses were nominated. All 20 Oscar nominations went to white actors and actresses. Reverend Al Sharpton, an outspoken civil rights activist said “the lack of diversity in today’s Oscar nominations is appalling and is calling an emergency meeting of his diversity taskforce to discuss taking action against the Academy.
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