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    Cellphone company T-Mobile to launch TV service next year

    NEW YORK (AP) T-Mobile says it's launching a TV service next year, becoming the latest company to marry wireless and video.The nation's No. 3 wireless carrier said Wednesday that it bought cable-TV startup Layer3 TV to help it roll out its...

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  • Business

    Kentucky to investigate worker accused of sexual harassment

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) Kentucky officials have launched a second sexual harassment investigation of a corrections officer whose alleged behavior led to a $1.6 million jury verdict earlier this year.The state Personnel Board authorized the...

    By Adam Beam, Associated Press|

  • Business

    5 things small business owners should know about tax bills

    NEW YORK (AP) Small business owners are awaiting details of a reported Republican deal on a tax overhaul, the details of which could come soon.The deal, which would reconcile differences in the House and Senate versions of the tax bill, may...

    By Joyce M. Rosenberg, AP Business Writer|

  • Business

    5 things small business owners should know about tax bills

    NEW YORK (AP) Small business owners are awaiting details of a reported Republican deal on a tax overhaul, the details of which could come soon.The deal, which would reconcile differences in the House and Senate versions of the tax bill, may...

    By Joyce M. Rosenberg, AP Business Writer|

  • Business

    North coast commercial Dungeness crab season delayed again

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) The commercial Dungeness crab season along the Northern California coast has been delayed again because the popular seafood is not yet ready for harvesting.The director of the California Department of Fish and Wildlife...

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  • Business

    Markets Right Now: Tech stocks lead US indexes higher

    The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):11:45 a.m.Stocks are moving higher in midday trading, led by gains in technology companies, which have outpaced the market all year.Health care companies were also higher...

    By The Associated Press|

  • Entertainment

    'Mannequin Skywalker' rides Blue Origin's new crew capsule

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) Blue Origin's 'Mannequin Skywalker' has rocketed almost all the way to space, just in time for the new Star Wars movie.The aerospace company led by Amazon's Jeff Bezos launched its New Shepard rocket Tuesday from West...

    By Marcia Dunn, AP Aerospace Writer|

  • Business

    Study: Loss of water in drought caused Sierra Nevada to rise

    LOS ANGELES (AP) A new NASA study says loss of water from rocks during drought caused California's Sierra Nevada to rise nearly an inch (24 millimeters) in height from October 2011 to October 2015.The study also found that in the following two...

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  • Business

    US stocks edge higher ahead of expected Fed rate hike

    U.S. stocks edged higher in early trading Wednesday ahead of an expected interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve. Technology stocks accounted for much of the market's gains. Health care companies also rose. Banks lagged the most. U.S. crude...

    By Alex Veiga, AP Business Writer|

  • Business

    LPGA adding 2 events on West Coast for 2018

    The LPGA Tour is adding two tournaments in California next year as part of a 34-tournament schedule that offers a record $68.75 million in prize money.Coming off a year in which 17 players earned at least $1 million, the LPGA Tour put together a...

    By Doug Ferguson, AP Golf Writer|

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