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Wal-Mart needs to grow overseas, and China's the big prize

SHENZHEN, China (AP) -- Zhong Guoyan sifted through piles of fish at a Wal-Mart in Shenzhen, one of China's largest cities. She studied the fins, to make sure they were bright red and firm. She peered at the eyeballs - were they bulging?...
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Wal-Mart needs to grow overseas, and China's the big prize

SHENZHEN, China (AP) -- Zhong Guoyan sifted through piles of fish at a Wal-Mart in Shenzhen, one of China's largest cities. She studied the fins, to make sure they were bright red and firm. She peered at the eyeballs - were they bulging?...
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Wal-Mart steps up online efforts in China as a key to future

SHANGHAI (AP) -- Wal-Mart's tiny warehouse in eastern Shanghai doesn't look like much. But it's a key part of the company's strategy to win over grocery customers in China who are fast heading online....
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Wal-Mart's Sam's Club: A bright spot in China

SHENZHEN, China (AP) -- Wal-Mart's Sam's Club took a gamble in China almost two years ago. It changed the way it sells meat and fish, putting them in packages instead of letting Chinese shoppers physically inspect cuts of meat or live fish in tanks the way they're used to....
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Pennsylvania AG's office: Report on emails isn't ready yet

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- The Pennsylvania attorney general's office canceled a news conference scheduled for Tuesday that was to announce preliminary results of an investigation into inappropriate emails found on state servers....
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Fire erupts during Memorial Day banquet at American Legion

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a blaze erupted during an annual Memorial Day banquet at an American Legion post in Philadelphia and required more than 100 firefighters to get it under control....
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After Gamergate, female video game developers on the rise

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Students from an all-female arts college in Philadelphia attended a conference for video game developers last year and, without even trying, they stood out....
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The Latest: Verizon union says pact protects American jobs

NEW YORK (AP) -- The Latest on a tentative agreement to end a strike by nearly 40,000 Verizon workers (all times local):...
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Girl shocked in backyard pool remains in critical condition

MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Authorities say a girl was critically injured when she and seven other children were shocked in a backyard pool in central Pennsylvania....
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Police: Man drowned after trying to save dog in creek

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Authorities say a man drowned in a northeast Philadelphia creek after jumping in to try to save his dog....
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Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Beer-buying Pennsylvanians are seeing a growing number of options where they can pick up a six-pack or two, though Pennsylvania still remains home to some of the nation's most restrictive beer sales laws....
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As charters grow, public schools see sharp enrollment drop

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Standing before the Los Angeles Unified School Board, Susan Zoller delivered a startling assessment: More than 100,000 students in the nation's second-largest district were now enrolled in charters, draining more than $500 million from the budget in a single academic year....
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Cops: Lost couple cuts chain to enter nuclear plant property

DELTA, Pa. (AP) -- A couple who got lost in Pennsylvania while driving to New York entered the property of a nuclear plant by cutting a chain at a gate, apparently in a quest to get back on the right road, authorities said....
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Horse tosses rodeo performer off back, tramples him to death

PILESGROVE, N.J. (AP) -- New Jersey authorities say a horse tossed a rodeo performer off its back in front of a crowd of thousands and then trampled him to death....
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