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3/28/2014 7:49 PM
Mo. couple claim $96.5M Powerball prize
ST. CHARLES, Mo. — Less than a week after they won a $96.5 million Powerball prize, an eastern Missouri husband and wife have already made big changes in their lives and big plans for their future.

3/28/2014 5:12 PM
Large sinkhole opens in Detroit intersection
DETROIT — A large sinkhole has opened along a busy Detroit street.

3/28/2014 2:55 PM
Spill injures 5 at Ind. Rolls-Royce plant
INDIANAPOLIS — Fire officials say a chemical spill has injured five people at a Rolls-Royce plant on Indianapolis’ west side.

3/28/2014 9:56 AM
Feds close probe of Tesla battery fires
DETROIT — The U.S. government’s auto safety watchdog has closed an investigation into Tesla electric car battery fires after the company said it would install more shields beneath the cars.

3/28/2014 1:27 PM
FBI sting shows Chinatown underworld
SAN FRANCISCO  — Beneath the strings of red paper lanterns and narrow alleyways of the nation’s oldest Chinatown lies a sinister underworld, according to an FBI criminal complaint that has stunned even those familiar with the neighborhood’s history of gambling houses, opium dens and occasional gangland-style murders.

3/28/2014 11:26 AM
U.S. recognizes Mich. same-sex marriages
DETROIT  — Attorney General Eric Holder today extended federal recognition to the marriages of about 300 same-sex couples that took place in Michigan before a federal appeals court put those unions on hold.

3/28/2014 12:33 PM
Stocks move higher at midday
NEW YORK — Stocks are higher at midday, shaking off a two-day slump, as traders are encouraged by an increase in consumer spending last month.

3/28/2014 11:58 AM
Million jars of peanut butter dumped in N.M.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Nearly a million jars of peanut butter are being dumped at a New Mexico landfill to expedite the sale of a bankrupt peanut-processing plant that was at the heart of a 2012 salmonella outbreak and nationwide recall.

3/28/2014 11:21 AM
$1.5M needed to save Rosie's plant
DETROIT  — A group trying to save the Detroit-area factory where Rosie the Riveter became an icon of American female empowerment during World War II said today that it must raise $1.5 million in the next few weeks to save the site from being demolished.

3/28/2014 6:56 AM
Feds, state still probing N.J. traffic-jam plot
TRENTON, N.J.  — Investigations led by federal authorities and New Jersey legislators are continuing to delve into the lane closures near the George Washington Bridge, even as Gov. Chris Christie’s own probe has concluded that he was not involved in the plot to block traffic.