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How London man may have helped trigger the 'flash crash'

NEW YORK (AP) -- He operated from a modest suburban London home he shared with his parents, far from the city's glamorous financial center. He used off-the-shelf software anyone can buy....
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Deutsche Bank Q1 earnings fall to $610M, hurt by penalties

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Deutsche Bank says net profit fell to 559 million euros ($610 million) in the first quarter as legal penalties ate into stronger revenues from trading stocks and bonds....
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'Furious 7' holds on to box office; 'Age of Ultron' looms

NEW YORK (AP) -- "Furious 7" enjoyed a victory lap over the weekend, becoming only the third film ever to make $1 billion internationally and leading the domestic box office for the fourth straight week. But the movie that's poised to topple the Universal juggernaut, Marvel's "The Avengers: Age of Ultron," revved up overseas with a massive $201.2 million debut....
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Technology and outdoor sports converge at drone conference

Santa Cruz, Calif. (AP) -- Surfers catching waves and mountain bikers pedaling through forests are used to the occasional low flying pelican or diving hawk, but these days outdoor recreationalists can find what's up in the air isn't a bird at all, it's a drone....
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Volkswagen chairman Piech resigns after dispute over CEO

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) -- Ferdinand Piech, chairman of the board of Volkswagen AG and a major figure in the German auto industry, has stepped down after clashing with other board members over his criticism of the company's CEO....
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Google executive among hundreds dead from Nepal quake

NEW YORK (AP) -- Dan Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the hundreds who died in a massive earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday....
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Internet billionaires face off in renewed Texas space race

VAN HORN, Texas (AP) -- An isolated edge of vast West Texas is home to a highly secretive part of the 21st-century space race, one of two being directed in the Lone Star State by Internet billionaires whose personalities and corporate strategies seem worlds apart....
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Bill under debate would limit farm antibiotics in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- For decades, farmers have routinely fed antibiotics to livestock to fatten up the animals and protect them from illnesses amplified by confined conditions....
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Opinion Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Do you think this spirit of cooperation and bipartisanship will be on-going or is it temporary? <More Info>

On-going:
Temporary:
Temporary:
83%
On-going:
17%
Total Votes: 5,049

Yesterday's Poll

KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll
Should NSA's authorization to collect bulk phone records under the Patriot Act be renewed?

No:
84%
Yes:
16%
Total Votes: 16,554