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Minnesota governor says Vikings' Peterson should be sidelined

The Minnesota Vikings should sideline running back Adrian Peterson until his child abuse case works its...

Scottish opponents of independence slightly ahead: polls

Scottish supporters of staying in the United Kingdom are 4 percentage points ahead of secessionists with just a day to go before Scots vote in an...

Boeing, SpaceX to send astronauts to space station

NASA awarded multi‑billion‑dollar contracts to Boeing and SpaceX on Tuesday to build America's next spacecraft for carrying astronauts to...

US general refuses to rule out larger ground role in Iraq

The most senior U. S. military officer raised the possibility on Tuesday that U. S. troops might need to take on a larger ground role as they fend off...

 

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Amtrak partially restores Northeast service after down 11 hours

Amtrak restored partial service for the Northeast corridor linking Washington and Philadelphia after...

China gamblers go to Vegas as spending crackdown hits Macau

China’s high‑spending gamblers are looking to bet outside Macau amid a government assault on corruption and extravagance, and that’s...

Nevada wagers $1.3n on Tesla to move beyond gambling

Nevada casinos, the state’s largest industry, took in $11.2 billion in the year that ended in July. Now lawmakers must decide whether to wager as...

Wal-Mart firings chill whistle-blowers, Xinhua commentary says

Wal‑Mart Stores Inc. sent a chilling message to whistle‑blowers by firing four Chinese...