Court: Iowa casino doesn't have to pay $41M jackpot error

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — When an 87-year-old Illinois grandmother bet a quarter in an Iowa slot machine in 2011, she thought she'd hit it big. Full Story
Correction: Amazon-Cloud Computing Business story
NEW YORK (AP) — In a story April 23 about Amazon, The Associated Press reported erroneously that its quarterly revenues came in below analysts' estimates. Full Story

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New football coach part of rebuilding process

SHIRLEY -- When Ayer Shirley Regional High School Athletic Director Jon Sweeney introduced Philip Marchengiani to the ASRSD School Committee last week, he stressed that hiring the new head football coach was a substantial step forward in the "rebuilding" process. Full Story
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on Holy Hill
Celebrate spring with a Holy Hill Walk on Sunday. Harvard Conservation Commission's Land Stewardship Subcommittee is leading a hike on Sunday, Apr. Full Story
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Practice makes better, author tells students

PEPPERELL -- During Spirit Week at Varnum Brook Elementary School, students heard an important message from a visiting author. Full Story
 
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Court: Iowa casino doesn't have to pay $41M jackpot error

04/24/2015 06:55 PM EDT
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — When an 87-year-old Illinois grandmother bet a quarter in an Iowa slot machine in 2011, she thought she'd hit it big. 
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Correction: Amazon-Cloud Computing Business story
04/24/2015 02:45 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — In a story April 23 about Amazon, The Associated Press reported erroneously that its quarterly revenues came in below analysts' estimates. Full Story

New York begins effort to help startups navigate regulations
04/24/2015 06:19 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Technology startups and New York authorities will get each other's input on dealing with regulations under an initiative the state attorney general and New York City's chief lawyer announced Friday. Full Story

Comcast abandons Time Warner Cable bid after gov't pushback
04/24/2015 10:30 AM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — What killed Comcast's $45 billion bid for Time Warner Cable? Regulators' desire to protect the Internet video industry that is reshaping TV. Full Story

Google lavishes chairman with $109 million pay package
04/23/2015 08:22 PM EDT - SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google paid its billionaire Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt nearly $109 million last year while the company's stock slumped. Full Story

Cablevision cuts lowest Internet-only price, adds antenna
04/23/2015 07:49 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — New York-area cable company Cablevision is offering an Internet package that bundles in a digital antenna for TV service and is aimed at so-called "cord-cutters" who detest pricey channel packages. Full Story

Amazon's Web Services boosts 1Q revenue
04/23/2015 06:39 PM EDT - NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon's profitable cloud-computing services business is growing by leaps and bounds. Full Story

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Residents help guide geese out of downtown Montana city

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — It was no gaggle of geese, but two birds and a baby waddling through a downtown Montana city stopped traffic and brought out the shutterbugs. Full Story
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Bruce Jenner: My brain is more female than male

NEW YORK (AP) — Former Olympic champion Bruce Jenner says that "for all intents and purposes, I am a woman. Full Story