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Carnival, Smart Global rise; Genworth, Lamb Weston fall

Apr. 07, 2021 16:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday: Genworth Financial Inc., down 13 cents to $3.38. The insurer pulled the plug on its long-delayed $2.7 billion sale to China Oceanwide Holdings Group. ...

New cereal bar guaranteed to serve nostalgia by the bowl

Apr. 05, 2021 00:12 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Let’s go back in time. Remember those Saturday mornings, waking up early as a kid to pour the biggest bowl of your favorite cereal. If you were feeling extra fancy, you may have even mixed multiple cereals to make a special concoction. Then, you’d find your...

Paw patrol: Meet Lake Tahoe's four-legged rescue heroes

Apr. 04, 2021 11:32 AM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Buster’s workday at Sugar Bowl Resort starts with a solid game of tug-of-war. His co-worker, Nova, starts her day with a vigorous roll in the snow. Buster, Nova, Graupel and Griffey are black Labradors and golden retrievers that love to frolic and...

Scrapple Trail honors love-it or loathe-it breakfast meat

Apr. 04, 2021 09:28 AM EDT

MIDDLETOWN, Del. (AP) — You either love or loathe the loaf. Scrapple, the breakfast meat made with pig parts not often talked about — like snouts, livers and hearts — a thick layer of cornmeal mush, and sprinkles of herbs and spices, is not for everyone. ...

The secret to A&T grad's success (and special sauce)? Love.

Apr. 04, 2021 00:06 AM EDT

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — In a one-story industrial building on Clifton Road, Matt Mullens has the big kitchen all to himself. Linoleum floors, steel tables and a stainless steel stove would make anyone feel like a high-end chef. But there’s nothing...

How cheesy pepperoni bread became a local Filipino tradition

Apr. 03, 2021 09:18 AM EDT

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — At his Norfolk Filipino restaurant, Auntie’s, Doddie Braza was busy rattling off the essentials — all the things he knew he needed to include at his new grab-and-go market devoted to Filipino flavors. There would be sweet and traditional pandesal yeast breads served...

Woman-operated Wisconsin tanning company is all natural

Apr. 03, 2021 01:16 AM EDT

PAOLI, Wis. (AP) — A stiff piece of cowhide and a mangled beaver pelt tacked to the wall serve as reminders of the beginnings. A pile of soft, plush sheep skins are the proof of progress for these Soil Sisters, their biceps well-toned, their business plan unique. ...

Pipeline construction sparks debate on Minnesota reservation

Apr. 03, 2021 01:02 AM EDT

FOND du LAC INDIAN RESERVATION, Minn. (AP) — About a month ago, Taysha Martineau walked out of the protest camp she built in a small patch of woods near her home on the Fond du Lac Indian Reservation and knelt in the middle of the road. Elders from her community...

Tri-Cities rancher pleads guilty to cattle scam

Apr. 01, 2021 11:34 AM EDT

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A Tri-Cities cattle rancher has pleaded guilty in federal court to a single count of wire fraud and faces up to 20 years in prison for a scam involving cattle that did not exist. Defense attorneys contended Wednesday that Cody Easterday started...

Navajo woman becomes sensation with skateboarding videos

Mar. 31, 2021 10:18 AM EDT

ROCK POINT, Ariz. (AP) — A Navajo woman has become a viral internet sensation, showcasing her skateboarding skills on the reservation. Naiomi Glasses hopes that with her growing platform a new skate park can be built and will inspire others to pursue their passions. ...