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April 22, 2014 - 7:35 PM

Advocates vow to revive Navajo junk-food tax

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Facing a high prevalence of diabetes, many American Indian tribes are returning to their roots with community and home gardens, cooking classes that incorporate traditional foods, and running programs to encourage healthy lifestyles.

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — An effort to resurrect a junk-food tax on the country's largest American Indian reservation has failed.

April 22, 2014 - 7:05 PM

5 former Buffalo Bills cheerleaders sue over pay

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Five former Buffalo Bills cheerleaders on Tuesday sued the team over a pay system they say had them working hundreds of hours for free at games and at mandatory public appearances at which they were subjected to groping and sexual comments, and one said they had to take a jiggle test so their boss could see how firm their bodies were.

April 22, 2014 - 7:05 PM

Investor pressure pushing drugmaker M&A deals

April 22, 2014 - 7:05 PM

Comcast 1Q earns surge on upbeat NBC results

April 22, 2014 - 6:35 PM

Internet TV case: Justices skeptical, concerned

April 22, 2014 - 6:35 PM

AT&T had strong 1Q on wireless installment plans

NEW YORK (AP) — AT&T says its first quarter earnings were unchanged from the first three months of last year, but revenue grew as the wireless business added more than 1 million subscribers.

April 22, 2014 - 6:35 PM

New York AG seeks Airbnb's NYC sublet information

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Most New York City rentals listed by the global website Airbnb appear to violate state law, according to the New York attorney general who's trying to subpoena information about nearly 16,000 so-called "hosts" renting apartments.

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