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  • Ban reversed: Leftovers now OK on Norwegian Cruise Line

    MIAMI (AP) — Norwegian Cruise Line is reversing course on a ban on doggie bags. The Miami-based cruise line recently instituted a rule that banned passengers from taking food from a ship’s restaurants back to…

  • Lamborghini signs deal to build new SUV in Italy

    MILAN (AP) — Super sports carmaker Lamborghini confirmed Wednesday it will enter the luxury SUV market and signed a deal to produce the new vehicle in Italy after receiving more than 80 million euros ($87…

  • ‘Dancing,’ ‘Voice’ on top as viewers got musical last week

    NEW YORK (AP) — Music and dancing ruled on the airwaves last week, as “Dancing With the Stars” and “The Voice” tuned up to score five out of the 10 most-watched shows. ABC’s “Dancing” took…

  • Love not war wins for small businesses and large companies

    NEW YORK (AP) — Imagine a world where David and Goliath are best buds. Well it’s becoming reality more frequently in the business world. Boston Beer Co., maker of Sam Adams, mentors and lends money…

  • Nielsen’s top programs for May 18-25

    Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for May 18-25. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewerships. 1. “Dancing With the Stars” (Monday), ABC, 14.35 million. 2. “Dancing With the Stars” (Tuesday), ABC, 13.49 million. 3.…

  • Spotify’s Top 10 most viral tracks

    The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday May 18, to Sunday, May 24,…

  • Citing illness, Suge Knight refuses to leave cell for court

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has delayed a hearing in Suge Knight’s robbery case after the former rap music mogul told deputies he was too sick to leave his jail cell. Los Angeles Superior…

  • Spotify’s Top 10 most streamed tracks

    The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday May 18 to Sunday, May 24…

  • As TV goes online, Suddenlink latest to hook up with Hulu

    NEW YORK (AP) — TV watchers are going online, and cable companies are following them there. Suddenlink, which has 1.1 million TV subscribers, is the latest to hook up with Hulu, adding the service to…

  • FBI: Surveillance tools in jeopardy amid Patriot Act debate

    WASHINGTON (AP) — As Congress wrestles over renewing the Patriot Act’s bulk collection of Americans’ phone records, federal law enforcement officials are warning that legal authority is also at risk for lesser-known surveillance tools that…

  • Exxon shareholders to vote on climate change, fracking

    DALLAS (AP) — Exxon Mobil shareholders overwhelmingly rejected several environmental resolutions including proposals to put a climate-change expert on the board and set goals for greenhouse-gas emissions. At the oil giant’s annual meeting Wednesday in…

  • Theft of copper cable causes major disruption on NYC subways

    NEW YORK (AP) — Subway service was disrupted for hundreds of thousands of commuters Wednesday because of a massive theft of copper cable from train tracks, transit officials said. The theft of 500 feet of…

  • Drilling cutbacks drag down job growth in oil patch

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Hammered by cheaper oil, drilling firms have laid off workers and dragged job growth lower in states from Texas to North Dakota. In Oklahoma, mining and logging jobs, which mostly include oil…

  • EPA issues final rules protecting drinking water, streams

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Drinking water for 117 million Americans will be protected under new rules shielding small streams, tributaries and wetlands from pollution and development, the Obama administration said Wednesday. The White House said the…

  • Spain seeks revamp of EU financial powers, new ECB mandate

    MADRID (AP) — Spain’s government is calling for an overhaul of the European Union’s common economic policy and for the European Central Bank to play a greater role in avoiding future crises. The presidency issued…