Burger King to bring back Big Mac copycat NEW YORK — What has two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles and onions on a sesame bun? Burger King’s latest sandwich. The Miami-based chain says it’s bringing back its “Big K...
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By CANDICE CHOI Associated PressAssociated Press
Hooper’s hits 2 decades in outdoors business With dreams of starting an outdoors retail shop, Vicki Sims and her husband opened Hooper’s in 1993. They named the business after their chocolate Lab, Hooper, and went about the task of gaining a ...
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BY CORIANNE EGAN email@example.comThe Paducah Sun
Compact crossover SUV sales booming in US DETROIT — Aging baby boomers. Couples with small kids. Single people with dogs. All three groups love compact crossover SUVs, utility vehicles built mainly on small-car frames that are among the ho...
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By TOM KRISHER Associated PressAssociated Press
Snags set back air traffic control system update WASHINGTON — After a decade of work and billions of dollars spent, the modernization of the U.S. air traffic control system is in trouble. The ambitious and complex technology program dubbed NextGe...
Others expected to follow FAA lead LONDON — The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration says it is relaxing restrictions on the use of smartphones and other electronics inside flights by American carriers. Passengers are still barred ...
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By Raphael Satter Associated PressAssociated Press
Paducah Jobs (Paducah unless noted otherwise): Cook Healthcare Center Mayfield, Occupational Therapist PRN Calvert City, Physical Therapist PRN Calvert City, Class B Driver Calvert City, Janitor, Welder Fabrica...
Wal-Mart kicks off holiday shopping season online NEW YORK — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is upping the ante on holiday shopping. The world’s largest retailer is pulling forward by nearly a month seven big deals on items like TVs and tablets that were ori...
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By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO Associated PressAssociated Press
Italian vintners look abroad as home sales slump TORANO NUOVO, Italy — It’s harvest season at the family-run vintner Emidio Pepe in central Italy and workers are wading into the vineyards, hand-picking grapes and pressing them under their boots i...
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By FRANCESCO SPORTELLI and MICHELE BARBERO Associated PressAssociated Press
Manufacturing expands at best pace in 2 years WASHINGTON — U.S. factory activity expanded in October at the fastest pace in 2Â˝ years, suggesting that the 16-day partial shutdown of the government had little effect on manufacturers. Instead, o...
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By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER Associated PressAssociated Press
Shutdown slows but doesn’t halt auto sales DETROIT — The government shutdown dampened — but didn’t stall — Americans’ demand for new cars and trucks. The 16-day shutdown slowed U.S. auto sales in the first two weeks of October, but they pi...
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By Dee-Ann Durbin Associated PressAssociated Press