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Business: Plunging solar equipment prices fuel trade complaints

Source: The Associated Press

BEIJING (AP) -- Use of solar power is soaring, but Europe's biggest solar panel manufacturer, SolarWorld, took the surprise step last month of...

Nation: Federal court lifts Michigan ban on ballot selfies

Source: USA Today

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Get ready to say CHEESE.

World: UK approves third runway for Heathrow

Source: BBC News

The government has approved a third runway at Heathrow to expand UK airport capacity.

Out of the ordinary: Ohio woman's monster-like garage door is a viral Halloween hit

Source: UPI

CLEVELAND, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- An Ohio woman created a viral Halloween sensation by simply transforming her garage door into the opening and closing...

Business: A merged AT&T-Time Warner may not do consumers much good

Source: The Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- AT&T and Time Warner are playing up how their $85.4 billion merger will lead to innovative new experiences for customers. But...

Nation: Investigators continue to probe deadly California bus crash

Source: USA Today

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. — Investigators continue to work Monday to determine what caused one of the deadliest crashes in California in recent...

World: France begins to clear Calais camp

Source: BBC News

More than 1,200 police and officials in France have begun an operation to clear the "Jungle" migrant camp in Calais.

Out of the ordinary: Chile's president forgets to sign name at voting booth, leaves behind ID

Source: Reuters

Chilean President Michelle Bachelet had a rocky go of voting in the nation's local elections on Sunday, having to return to the polls twice after...

Business: U.S. mall investors set to lose billions as retail gloom deepens

Source: Reuters

(Reuters/IFR) - The dramatic shift to online shopping that has crushed U.S. department stores in recent years now threatens the investors who a...

Nation: Former top Christie aide set to testify in Bridgegate trial

Source: USA Today

NEWARK — After three years of virtual silence since sending the infamous “time for some traffic problems in Fort Lee” email,...