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Sunday, January 25, 2015

Fox Business

Arkansas legend Frank Broyles inspires push for publicity law; experts warn of consequences

1 hour 24 minutes ago
The family of Arkansas football legend Frank Broyles says a proposal to establish a right of publicity in Arkansas would prevent businesses from using his name to sell their goods.

West Fargo 6th-graders create app to help students get to class on time, locate lost items

1 hour 40 minutes ago
A group of West Fargo sixth graders has continued a trend started by other students in the city by winning its state competition in a national app-creation challenge.

Blizzard-like conditions possible in Northeast's next storm on heels of weekend wallop

10 hours 41 minutes ago
A major snowstorm with blizzard-like conditions could drop a foot or more of snow across most parts of the Northeast gearing up for the workweek.

Brief but powerful round of Santa Ana winds topple trees, power lines in Los Angeles

A brief but powerful round of Santa Ana winds with gusts topping 60 mph toppled trees and power lines in Southern California.

Report: Thirst for craft beer fuels largest crop of hops in 5 years

A thirst for craft beer helped hop growers produce their largest crop of hops in five years.

US Caribbean energy summit seeks ways to ease region away from shaky Venezuela oil program

A decade-long addiction to oil subsidized by Venezuela may be coming to an end for several Caribbean nations, with a nudge from the United States.

'Not Mayberry anymore': Oil patch towns add cops, jail cells, still scramble to fight crime

Police chief Art Walgren knew how much the oil boom had changed this once-sleepy town when he spotted something that would have been unheard of not long ago: license plates from Sinaloa, Mexico, home to one of the world's most violent drug cartels.

Interior Secretary Jewell to announce SunZia transmission decision during visit to New Mexico

A proposed $2 billion transmission line that would carry electricity generated by renewable resources in New Mexico and Arizona to markets across the West is one step closer to being in service after clearing its final federal hurdle.

Kia recalling nearly 87,000 of its 2014 Forte sedans because of faulty cooling fan resistor

Kia Motors America is recalling nearly 87,000 of its 2014 Forte sedans because of faulty equipment that could cause the cars to catch fire.

New state treasurer says Massachusetts Lottery ticket sales on rise, but challenges loom

The Massachusetts Lottery has enjoyed its most successful holiday sales period ever.

Vermont Agriculture Agency taking applications for state vendors at 2015 'Big E'

The Vermont Agency of Agriculture is taking applications from people or groups who would like to represent the state at this year's Eastern States Exposition in West Springfield, Massachusetts.

Ocwen Financial to pay $2.5 million, submit to audit to keep California mortgage license

Ocwen Financial Corp. is paying a $2.5 million penalty and submitting to a review by an independent auditor to avoid losing its license to make and service mortgages in California.

Ted Lilly, retired Major League Baseball player, charged with insurance fraud in California

Former Major League Baseball player Ted Lilly has been charged in California with three felonies related to insurance fraud.

Medicaid expansion, firing squads and daylight saving time on Utah lawmakers' 2015 agenda

When Utah lawmakers convene for their 2015 legislative session Monday, they will face a packed agenda that will include debates over Medicaid expansion, the possible return of firing squads and whether to eliminate daylight saving time.

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