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Correction: AmEx Green Card-50 Years story

Oct. 25, 2019 3:43 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Oct. 24 about American Express' new Green Card, The Associated Press misidentified credit card industry expert Matt Schulz's place of employment. Schultz works for, not A corrected version of the story is below: Iconic AmEx 'Green Card' turns 50,...

Coral gardeners bring back Jamaica's reefs, piece by piece

Sep. 17, 2019 8:35 PM EDT

OCHO RIOS, Jamaica (AP) — Everton Simpson squints at the Caribbean from his motorboat, scanning the dazzling bands of color for hints of what lies beneath. Emerald green indicates sandy bottoms. Sapphire blue lies above seagrass meadows. And deep indigo marks coral reefs. That's where he's headed. He...

"It" is tops again; "Hustlers" full of flash at box office

Sep. 15, 2019 3:27 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It wasn't quite enough to take down Pennywise the clown, but Jennifer Lopez and the scheming strippers of "Hustlers" topped even the high expectations they brought to the weekend box office. "It: Chapter Two" brought in $40.7 million in the U.S. and Canada to keep the top spot in its...