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Man’s baseball card collection morphs into virtual warehouse

May. 29, 2021 03:12 AM EDT

BELLE VERNON, Pa. (AP) — Don Spagnolo has been a matchmaker of sorts for the past two decades. As the owner of Remixxd by Steel City Galleries, he’s connected a wide variety of collectibles with eager collectors around the globe. His Belle Vernon warehouse holds any...

Study: Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines appear safe, effective

May. 27, 2021 10:04 AM EDT

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Two vaccines made by China’s Sinopharm appear safe and effective against COVID-19, according to a study published in a medical journal. Scientists had been waiting for more details about the two vaccines, even though they already are being...

American journalist working for Myanmar magazine detained

May. 24, 2021 16:51 PM EDT

BANGKOK (AP) — An American journalist working for a news magazine in Myanmar was detained Monday by the authorities there, his employers said. Frontier Myanmar, which publishes in both English and Burmese and also online, said on Twitter that Danny Fenster, its managing...

Max Mosley, racing boss who took on UK tabloids, dies at 81

May. 24, 2021 12:50 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Max Mosley, who shook off the stigma of his family’s links to fascism to become international motorsport’s top administrator and later made a stand as a privacy campaigner in response to tabloid stories about his sex life, has died. He was 81. Friend...

Indian court acquits prominent journalist of rape charge

May. 21, 2021 04:40 AM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — An Indian trial court on Friday acquitted the founder and editor of an investigative magazine of the charge of sexually assaulting a female journalist in the elevator of a five-star hotel nearly eight years ago. Judge Kshama Joshi read out a brief order...

Angela Missoni resigns after 24 years as creative director

May. 20, 2021 12:53 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — Angela Missoni is leaving the role of creative director after 24 years at the Missoni fashion house founded by her parents, Ottavio and Rosita. Missoni, 62, announced the move in an interview with Business of Fashion published on Tuesday, indicating that...

Girl's death in Japan prompts probe of alleged bullying

May. 06, 2021 07:48 AM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — A Japanese city will reinvestigate alleged bullying that was denied by education officials two years ago after a 14-year-old girl was found dead in a neighborhood park. Saaya Hirose, an eighth grader, disappeared from her home in Asahikawa on the main...

Legislation would prohibit marijuana advertising in Idaho

May. 05, 2021 21:46 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Senate on Wednesday approved legislation that would prohibit commercial advertising for marijuana in Idaho, a move that could potentially stymie ballot initiatives to legalize the drug in the state. The Senate voted 21-14 to send the bill to the...

3 Vermont papers and a magazine sold to media company

May. 04, 2021 18:10 PM EDT

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. (AP) — A Massachusetts newspaper company is selling its three Vermont newspapers and a magazine, the company announced Tuesday. The Pittsfield, Massachusetts-based New England Newspapers Inc., announced i t was selling the Brattleboro Reformer, the...

Meredith to sell TV station division to Gray Television

May. 03, 2021 14:20 PM EDT

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Magazine publisher and multimedia company Meredith Corp. said Monday it will sell its Local Media Group consisting of 17 television stations to Gray Television Inc. for $2.7 billion in cash and will focus on expanding its print and digital magazines business. ...