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Bears President Ted Phillips to retire at end of season

Sep. 02, 2022 19:32 PM EDT

Ted Phillips helped the Chicago Bears thrive away from the field as President and CEO of the founding NFL franchise. They didn't have as much success between the lines, helping make him a sore spot for frustrated fans. Now, he's retiring at the end of the season after...

History's bookends: Putin reversed many Gorbachev reforms

Sep. 01, 2022 09:52 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — One stood for freedom, openness, peace and closer ties with the outside world. The other is jailing critics, muzzling journalists, pushing his country deeper into isolation and waging Europe’s bloodiest conflict since World War II. Such are history’s bookends...

Logistics company to open new headquarters, create 210 jobs

Aug. 26, 2022 04:03 AM EDT

FLORENCE, Ky. (AP) — A logistics company is opening a new headquarters operation in northern Kentucky that will create 210 jobs, officials said. Mackenzie and Paige Logistics LLC will invest $4 million for the facility in Florence, Gov. Andy Besehear said in a statement. ...

Bank of America's overdraft fees down 90% under new policy

Aug. 17, 2022 20:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Bank of America says the revenue it gets from overdrafts has dropped 90% from a year ago, after the bank reduced overdraft fees to $10 from $35 and eliminated fees for bounced checks. The nation’s largest banks are moving away from the practice of charging...

Logistics provider plans new operation creating 110 jobs

Aug. 10, 2022 04:01 AM EDT

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — A logistics provider plans to invest $25 million for a new operation in Bowling Green that will create 110 jobs, Gov. Andy Beshear said. Bluegrass Supply Chain Services LLC is expanding its logistics capabilities to serve the automotive and food and...

One year after Afghanistan, spy agencies pivot toward China

Aug. 08, 2022 17:04 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a recent closed-door meeting with leaders of the agency’s counterterrorism center, the CIA’s No. 2 official made clear that fighting al-Qaida and other extremist groups would remain a priority — but that the agency’s money and resources would be increasingly shifted...

Father seeks death declaration for son missing at plant

Jul. 15, 2022 13:14 PM EDT

GREER, S.C. (AP) — The father of a man who disappeared and is now believed to have died in a shredding machine at a South Carolina recycling business is moving to have his son legally declared dead. The State newspaper reports that Mike Gordon's lawyer has filed a petition in...

Editorial Roundup: New England

Jul. 15, 2022 07:16 AM EDT

Rutland Herald. July 9, 2022. Editorial: Regressive decision In our email this week came a note from State Auditor Doug Hoffer. The headline stated, “Vermont Supreme Court Deals Serious Blow to Government Transparency and Accountability.” We could...

Amazon offers concessions to head off EU antitrust cases

Jul. 14, 2022 13:33 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Amazon, seeking to resolve two European Union antitrust investigations, has promised to treat third-party merchants on its website fairly, the bloc's competition watchdog said Thursday. The U.S. online retail giant offered to make a number of commitments to ease...

What is lost when a popular flea market closes?

Jul. 10, 2022 03:14 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — This is the best time for Claribel Vasquez’s little juice stand at the Opa-locka Hialeah Flea Market. Children on summer vacation, thirsty from scampering around the teeming open-air market, buy creamy coconut smoothies, sugar cane juice splashed with kiwi and pineapple drinks...