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    Unions: Power plant contractors violating Navajo labor laws

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) Unions that represent Navajo workers in northwestern New Mexico say the tribal members are being passed over for jobs at a local power plant in violation of tribal labor laws.The coal-fired Four Corners Power Plant is...

    By Felicia Fonseca, Associated Press|

  • Business

    Honda recalls 900,000 Odyssey minivans; 2nd row seat may tip

    NEW YORK (AP) Honda is recalling about 900,000 of its Odyssey minivans because the second-row seats may tip forward if not properly latched.The recall announced Saturday covers vehicles from the 2011-17 model years. About 800,000 of the...

    By The Associated Press|

  • Business

    States ranked by claims for state and local tax deductions

    The percentage of federal individual income tax filers claiming a deduction for state and local taxes paid in 2015, ranked by state:1. Maryland: 45.7 percent2. Connecticut: 41.3 percent3. New Jersey: 41.2 percent4. Virginia: 37.3 percent5....

    By The Associated Press|

  • Business

    Tax filers in most states claim deduction targeted by GOP

    ATLANTA (AP) A popular deduction targeted in the GOP's overhaul of the tax code is used by more than a quarter of all filers in a majority of states. That includes many states led by Republicans where some residents eventually could see their...

    By Christina A. Cassidy And David A. Lieb, Associated Press|

  • Weather

    New US weather satellite launched

    VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) An advanced U.S. weather satellite designed to improve the accuracy of extended forecasts has been launched into polar orbit from California.The Joint Polar Satellite System-1 lifted off from Vandenberg...

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  • Entertainment

    The Latest: Ryan Seacrest denies inappropriate behavior

    NEW YORK (AP) The Latest on sexual harassment allegations against celebrities and media (all times local):7:15 p.m.Ryan Seacrest is disputing an allegation that he engaged in inappropriate behavior with an employee at E! News nearly a decade...

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  • Entertainment

    The Latest: Ryan Seacrest denies inappropriate behavior

    NEW YORK (AP) The Latest on sexual harassment allegations against celebrities and media (all times local):7:15 p.m.Ryan Seacrest is disputing an allegation that he engaged in inappropriate behavior with an employee at E! News nearly a decade...

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  • Entertainment

    The Latest: Ryan Seacrest denies inappropriate behavior

    NEW YORK (AP) The Latest on sexual harassment allegations against celebrities and media (all times local):7:15 p.m.Ryan Seacrest is disputing an allegation that he engaged in inappropriate behavior with an employee at E! News nearly a decade...

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  • Entertainment

    The Latest: Ryan Seacrest denies inappropriate behavior

    NEW YORK (AP) The Latest on sexual harassment allegations against celebrities and media (all times local):7:15 p.m.Ryan Seacrest is disputing an allegation that he engaged in inappropriate behavior with an employee at E! News nearly a decade...

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  • Business

    Lawmaker may lose influential post over harassment claims

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) California's Senate leader said Friday that state Sen. Tony Mendoza should lose his committee chairmanship and other influential posts following allegations that he acted inappropriately toward women.Senate President Pro...

    By Jonathan J. Cooper, Associated Press|

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