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Pavlichenko wins World Cup men's luge opener

IGLS, Austria (AP) — Russia’s Semen Pavlichenko handled snowy conditions to win the World Cup men’s luge season opener Sunday, his fourth career singles victory. Austria’s Wolfgang Kindl was second on his home track, and Germany’s two-time Olympic champion Felix Loch was third. The medalists Sunday...


Business

Saudi Arabia is set to be a commodities player

(c) 2017, Bloomberg View. Saudi Arabia is on its way to becoming a meaningful influence on global commodity prices. It doesn’t produce a broad array of raw materials like the U.S. or China, and it’s not a consumer on the scale of its neighbor, the United Arab Emirates. Yet the economic and...


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Cheese and bourbon may face backlash from U.S. solar tariff

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. If President Donald Trump imposes tariffs on solar panels, Wisconsin cheese and Kentucky whiskey may pay the price. U.S. duties on imported solar equipment would almost certainly prompt challenges from China, South Korea and other nations at the World Trade Organization, trade...


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Airlines have your personal data, and they're using it

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. Airlines are really good at some things-like people movement, aircraft maintenance, and keeping passengers safe. They’re also experts at collecting vast mountains of customer data, including what sorts of credit cards and computers you use, how often you fly, and where and how...


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Soon you may be renting your work clothes

(c) 2017, Bloomberg. Jennifer Hyman, the chief executive and co-founder of Rent the Runway, has vast ambitions for the fashion rental service she co-founded in 2009. In the beginning, the company offered shoppers clothing choices they couldn’t afford to buy, enabling everyday Americans to sprinkle...


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Trader Joe's recalls packaged salads over contamination fear

PHOENIX (AP) — Trader Joe’s says it has recalled several packaged salads after a supplier said there may be shards of glass or hard plastic inside. The grocery chain said Saturday on its website that packages of white meat chicken salad, curried white chicken deli salad and turkey cranberry apple...


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UT Arlington coasts to 89-75 win over BYU

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Kevin Hervey scored 23 points, Erick Neal added 20 more while dishing out 10 assists and UT Arlington rolled to an 89-75 win over BYU on Saturday night. UT Arlington (2-0) took control midway through the opening half with a 22-4 run that included eight points by Hervey and was...


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The Latest: Palestinian threat to cut communications with US

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the status of the Palestinians’ office in Washington (all times local): 1:05 p.m. The Palestinians are threatening to cut off all communication with the Trump administration if it goes through with plans to shutter the Palestine Liberation Organization office in...


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Jazz stop 3-game slide with 125-85 win over Magic

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Rodney Hood doesn’t care whether he starts or comes off the bench. He just wants to play. Hood scored 31 points, Derrick Favors had 25 points and 11 rebounds and the Utah Jazz routed the Orlando Magic 125-85 on Saturday night. The 25-year-old Hood was 12 for 21 from the field...


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Jazz-Magic, Box

UTAH (125) Ingles 2-6 0-0 6, Jerebko 7-11 0-0 15, Favors 10-12 5-5 25, Mitchell 4-9 1-1 12, Rubio 3-9 3-3 9, Sefolosha 3-5 1-1 8, O’Neale 0-2 0-0 0, Udoh 2-3 0-0 4, Bradley 0-4 0-0 0, Neto 3-5 3-3 9, Wolters 0-1 0-0 0, Hood 12-21 0-1 31, Burks 1-10 4-4 6. Totals 47-98 17-18 125. ORLANDO (85)...


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