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    Telecom tower climber gets $30M settlement in fall suit

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) A telecommunications tower climber who suffered severe injuries when a ladder rung dislodged and sent him hurtling 50 feet to the ground has reached a settlement with AT&T and others for $30 million.The June 2013 fall in...

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    St. Louis Blues' arena changing name to Enterprise Center

    ST. LOUIS (AP) The home of the St. Louis Blues is getting a new name: Enterprise Center.The NHL team on Monday announced a 15-year arena naming rights agreement with suburban St. Louis-based Enterprise Holdings, which operates Enterprise...

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    NASA shipper Orbital ATK launches space station supplies

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) One of NASA's prime shippers, Orbital ATK, has launched a fresh load of supplies to the International Space Station.The Antares rocket blasted off from Wallops Island, Virginia, before dawn Monday, treating early...

    By Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer|

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    Sentence next for Detroit-area body parts broker

    DETROIT (AP) Prosecutors are seeking a 14-year prison sentence for a Detroit-area man convicted of dealing diseased body parts for medical training.Arthur Rathburn is returning to Detroit federal court on Monday, four months after he was...

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    Sentence next for Detroit-area body parts broker

    DETROIT (AP) Prosecutors are seeking a 14-year prison sentence for a Detroit-area man convicted of dealing diseased body parts for medical training.Arthur Rathburn is returning to Detroit federal court on Monday, four months after he was...

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    International military company to be based in New Hampshire

    CONCORD, N.H. (AP) A multinational company that develops and builds equipment for military use worldwide is choosing Portsmouth, New Hampshire, as its U.S. headquarters.Revision Military will be opening its offices at Pease International...

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    Average price of US gas jumps 10 cents, to $3 a gallon

    CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) The average price of regular-grade gasoline in the U.S. jumped 10 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $3.00.Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey said Sunday that the price has spiked 41 cents over...

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    Charter backers outspend teachers in 2 California races

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Charter school advocates are far outpacing teachers unions in spending to support candidates for California governor and state schools chief.Wealthy donors who support charter schools and education reform have poured...

    By Sophia Bollag, Associated Press|

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    City hopes for revitalization in aftermath of fraud case

    NEWPORT, Vt. (AP) A remote Vermont community down on its luck had looked forward in 2012 to a downtown hotel, office and retail space and a research plant that would bring hundreds of jobs. It now sees just a vacant demolished block that some...

    By Lisa Rathke, Associated Press|

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    Database will give police info on people with disabilities

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) A new database will alert Ohio law enforcement officers about motorists and passengers with communication disabilities who could be mistaken for someone impaired or a threat. The Blade reports the Legislature...

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