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Media groups seek access to terrorism evidence, US

May 28, 2009 4:35 pm | by GREG BLUESTEIN - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

ATLANTA (AP) — News organizations asked a federal judge on Thursday to grant the media access to copies of audio and video court records key to the upcoming trial against a terrorism suspect.The motion seeks access to about...

Japan industrial output, unemployment up in April, 2nd Ld-Writethru, AS

May 28, 2009 4:24 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

TOKYO (AP) — Japan's manufacturers boosted production in April, but more people lost jobs as the recession's pain shifted from corporate boardrooms to individual workers and families.Industrial output jumped 5.2 percent in...

Gov. urges regents to hold tuition steady, 1st Ld-Writethru, MT

May 28, 2009 4:23 pm | by KAHRIN DEINES - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — The governor is urging the Board of Regents to vote on Friday for a tuition freeze at Montana's schools, despite pleas from some students and administrators who are worried about cuts.University...

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Gas producer plans to close WVa, Colorado offices, WV

May 28, 2009 4:23 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Natural gas producer Cabot Oil...

House approves Oregon marine reserves, 2nd Ld-Writethru, OR

May 28, 2009 4:23 pm | by JEFF BARNARD - AP Environmental Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon House has approved establishment of Oregon's first two marine reserves, and funding to keep discussions going on creation of four others.The unanimous vote Thursday was a far cry from the...

Teterboro Airport runway to get $27M overhaul, NJ

May 28, 2009 4:18 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

TETERBORO, N.J. (AP) — One of the main runways at New Jersey's Teterboro Airport will be refurbished in a $27 million project that includes about $5 million in federal economic stimulus funding.The Port Authority of New York...

Squirrel short-circuits Muskegon area, MI

May 28, 2009 4:18 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — A squirrel's ill-fated venture into a Consumers Energy Co. substation left about 3,000 Muskegon-area customers without power for about 2½ hours.Utility spokesman Tim Pietryga says the squirrel got into...

Web-savvy & cynical: China's youth since Tiananmen

May 28, 2009 4:18 pm | by ALEXA OLESEN - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

KAIFENG, China (AP) — Twenty years ago, on the night of June 3, rumors were flying about an impending military crackdown against demonstrators in Beijing. That's when Feng Shijie's wife went into labor in his hometown,...

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HL:Domtar extends shutdown at sawmill in Ear Falls, Ont.@

May 28, 2009 4:12 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

EAR FALLS, Ont. — Domtar Corp. has extended a planned seven-week shutdown at its Ear Falls sawmill.Company spokeswoman Bonny Skene said Thursday that continued weak demand for lumber in the North American market is behind...

Highlights Thursday from the Texas Legislature, TX

May 28, 2009 4:12 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Senate has approved the $182 billion state budget.The 2010-2011 spending plan was unanimously approved without debate Thursday. The legislation is next up in the House, before it can be sent to...

HL:Canfor to close Vavenby, Radium and Rustad sawmills indefinitely@

May 28, 2009 4:12 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

VANCOUVER — Canfor Corp. (TSX:CFP) said Thursday that it would close three sawmills in B.C. indefinitely once existing log inventories are used and finished products shipped.Approximately 570 employees will be impacted by...

Southeastern Ky. papers cuts Monday editions, KY

May 28, 2009 4:12 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

HARLAN, Ky. (AP) — Two southeastern Kentucky newspapers are cutting Monday publication from their current six-day schedules, citing the downturn in the economy and the industry.The Harlan Daily Enterprise and The Daily News...

Analysis-Will Cuba return to OAS next week?, US

May 28, 2009 4:12 pm | by NESTOR IKEDA - Associated Press Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

WASHINGTON (AP) — What would happen if the Cuban government should send an envoy next week to claim the country's long-vacant seat at the Organization of the American States in Washington?The 34 OAS foreign ministers,...

Leno gets set to leave the 'most wonderful job', 2nd Ld-Writethru, APFN

May 28, 2009 4:06 pm | by LYNN ELBER - AP Television Writer - Associated Press | News | Comments

BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — It took a radio disc jockey to remind Jay Leno where he'll stand in "Tonight Show" history when he walks off the stage for the last time Friday.Leno was at the wheel of one of his famous vintage cars...

Japanese household spending falls 1.3% in April+

May 28, 2009 4:06 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

TOKYO, May 29 (Kyodo) — (EDS: LEAD STORY TO FOLLOW)Average Japanese monthly household spending fell a price-adjusted 1.3 percent in April from a year earlier to 306,340 yen, down for the 14th straight month, the government...

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