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FILE - In this April 19, 2016 file photo, Pitbull appears at the eMerge Americas technology event in Miami Beach, Fla. Pitbull released his $1 million contract with Florida's tourism marketing agency via Twitter Thursday, two days after the House speaker sued to find out details of the agreement that included the production of a video for the song "Sexy Beaches." House Speaker Richard Corcoran filed a lawsuit Tuesday in an attempt to have details of the contract disclosed. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
December 15, 2016 - 3:43 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Rapper Pitbull released his $1 million contract with Florida's tourism marketing agency via Twitter on Thursday, two days after a lawmaker sued to find out details of the agreement that included production of a video for the song "Sexy Beaches." Pitbull tweeted "(asterisk)...
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December 15, 2016 - 1:59 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Transportation Department says it has ended its investigation into allegations of price gouging by five airlines operating flights in the Northeast without finding any wrongdoing. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx announced last year that the department was investigating...
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December 15, 2016 - 11:28 am
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Rapper Pitbull released his $1 million contract with Florida's tourism marketing agency via Twitter Thursday, two days after the House speaker sued to find out details of the agreement that included the production of a video for the song "Sexy Beaches." Pitbull tweeted "(...
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December 15, 2016 - 4:47 am
BERLIN (AP) — A German court has ruled that a vast trove of art which a German collector kept hidden from the world for decades can go to a Swiss museum as requested in his will. The Munich state court said Thursday that Cornelius Gurlitt's will is valid, rejecting a case brought by his cousin Uta...
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December 15, 2016 - 4:27 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The city of Warsaw mas made public transportation free for a day due to heightened air pollution, a step meant to encourage residents to leave their cars at home. Poland, which burns large amounts of coal to keep its industries running and homes warm, has the second highest...
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In this Monday, Dec. 12, 2016 photo, the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star rests by a dock in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The only U.S. ship capable of breaking through Antarctica’s thick ice is undergoing repairs in balmy Hawaii this week as it prepares to head south. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy)
December 15, 2016 - 1:19 am
PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — The only U.S. ship capable of breaking through Antarctica's thick ice is getting scrubbed down, fixed up and loaded with goods in balmy Hawaii this week as it prepares to head to the frigid south. The voyage by Coast Guard Cutter Polar Star comes as the U.S. looks to...
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A bicyclist is surrounded by heavy traffic as a snow storm forces commuters to leave the city early and jam roads and freeways in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016. A wintry afternoon and evening is forecast for much of Oregon, with some cities expected to get a foot of snow.(AP Photo/Don Ryan)
December 14, 2016 - 11:56 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A rare snow storm brought Oregon's largest city to a halt on Wednesday, with thousands of vehicles barely able to move on Portland streets and on one of its main highways. Commuters began leaving work early, hoping to beat the storm, but they quickly found themselves on...
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December 14, 2016 - 9:15 pm
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A group of information technology workers laid off by Walt Disney World says they're the victims of national origin discrimination because they were fired and replaced by contractors from India. The 30 former IT workers sued Walt Disney Parks and Resorts on Monday in an Orlando...
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A bicyclist is surrounded by heavy traffic as a snow storm forces commuters to leave the city early and jam roads and freeways in Portland, Ore., Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016. A wintry afternoon and evening is forecast for much of Oregon, with some cities expected to get a foot of snow.(AP Photo/Don Ryan)
December 14, 2016 - 8:58 pm
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A rare snow storm brought Oregon's largest city to a halt on Wednesday, with thousands of vehicles barely able to move on Portland streets and on one of its main highways. Commuters began leaving work early, hoping to beat the storm, but they quickly found themselves on...
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