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  • More than 10M enrolled this year under Obama’s health law

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Officials say more than 10 million people have signed up for subsidized private health insurance this year under President Barack Obama’s law, surpassing a goal the administration set last fall. The positive…

  • US stocks edge higher, led by energy stocks

    NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks edged higher in early afternoon trading Tuesday as the energy sector gained along with the price of oil. Investors were also following the latest economic news and negotiations between…

  • San Francisco leaders to vote on luxury condo moratorium

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Check out rental sites for San Francisco, especially the trendier parts: Well over $3,000 a month for a one-bedroom flat and nearly $5,000 for two bedrooms. Finding a place to live…

  • Prosecution: Ex-BP exec lied; defense: no motive to lie

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A former BP executive manipulated early estimates of the amount of oil spewing into the Gulf of Mexico after a 2010 rig explosion to conform to a low government estimate, then…

  • May US auto sales likely to beat forecasts

    DETROIT (AP) — U.S. auto sales were stronger than expected in May, boosted by Memorial Day promotions and strong demand for new SUVs. Analysts had expected sales to fall by around 1 percent, but Tuesday’s…

  • At 79, Blatter decides it’s time to go

    ZURICH (AP) — Soon, soccer won’t have FIFA President Sepp Blatter to kick around any more. At the age of 79, Blatter, longtime leader of the scandal-scarred governing body of the world’s most popular sport,…

  • May sales were stronger than expected

    DETROIT (AP) — U.S. automakers are posting stronger-than-expected sales for the month of May, thanks to Memorial Day promotions and strong demand for new SUVs. General Motors says sales rose 3 percent over last May,…

  • Facebook to build third data center in central Iowa

    ALTOONA, Iowa (AP) — Facebook is building another data center in central Iowa. The company announced Tuesday it will begin constructing a third data center this summer at its campus in Altoona. The first two…

  • House GOP moves to punish State Dept. over Benghazi delays

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Following through on a threat, House Republicans on Tuesday proposed cutting the State Department’s budget to protest its slow response in producing documents related to the investigation of the terrorist attacks in…

  • New Disney toys combine high-tech gadgets, old-school play

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney is launching a line of toys that combines high-tech wearable gadgets and old-school superhero role-playing to keep kids moving while engrossing them in sub-plots from “The Avengers,” ”Star Wars” and…

  • Ohio cancels poultry shows at fairs amid bird flu outbreak

    TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — All poultry shows at the Ohio State Fair and county fairs across the state have been canceled this year because of the threat of a deadly bird flu virus, the state’s…

  • Ousted Men’s Wearhouse founder returns with tailor service

    NEW YORK (AP) — Men’s Wearhouse founder George Zimmer, who was ousted from the suit retailer two years ago, still wants you to “like the way you look.” But this time, you don’t have to…

  • House panel uses war funds to skirt budget limits

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A GOP-controlled House panel has approved using $37 billion in unrequested war money to match President Barack Obama’s 7 percent budget boost for the military. This, over the opposition of Democrats and…

  • Update on the latest business

    FINANCIAL MARKETS US stocks edging lower as investors weigh economy, Greece NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are edging lower in midday trading, while bond yields are rising in the U.S. and Europe. Traders were watching…

  • Next up for Wal-Mart pay raises: department managers

    NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart is raising starting wages for more than 100,000 U.S. department managers and workers in its deli and other specialized departments. The moves mark the next wave of pay raises by…