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Blue states urge House to end meddling on Exxon climate probes

NEW YORK - More than a dozen Democratic state attorneys general urged House Republicans to end their legal fight with New York and Massachusetts...

Viacom, Mattel, Hasbro agree to stop online child tracker

(Updated 3:20 p.m.) NEW YORK - Should companies that make some of the most popular toys and cartoons in the U.S. be tracking the online...

Exxon climate fight with ‘green’ states heats up in court

NEW YORK - Exxon Mobil Corp.’s battle with New York and Massachusetts over their probes into the company’s use of climate change data is...
LAWSUITS FILED BY THREE STATE ATTORNEYS GENERAL allege that Martin Winterkorn, CEO of Volkswagen at the time, orchestrated an elaborate coverup when the company's attempts to evade pollution standards on diesel-powered automobiles came to light.  / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/JASON ALDEN

VW sued by Mass., Md., N.Y. over pollution linked to diesel...

NEW YORK - Volkswagen AG is facing new lawsuits by New York and at least two other states over the environmental damage caused by...
TOM BRADY, quarterback for the New England Patriots, center, arrives at federal court in New York on Aug. 12. A U.S. District Court judge on Thursday overturned Brady's four-game suspension for using underinflated footballs in a January playoff game.

Judge ends Brady’s four-game suspension

(Updated 10:59 a.m.) MANHATTAN - New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady can suit up for the season opener after a judge overturned his four-game...
FIRST RESPONDERS rush to where two explosions occurred along the final stretch of the Boston Marathon on Boylston Street in Boston on April 15, 2013. A jury in Boston federal court convicted Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Wednesday of carrying out the biggest terror attack on U.S. soil since 2001; now jurors in the Boston Marathon bombing case will decide if he should die or spend life in prison. / BLOOMBERG/KELVIN MA

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev convicted of 2013 Boston Marathon attack

BOSTON - Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted of carrying out the biggest terror attack on U.S. soil since 2001, as jurors in the Boston Marathon...

Wells Fargo, BofA overcome Miami’s mortgage race bias suits

Bank of America Corp., Citigroup Inc. and Wells Fargo & Co. won dismissal of lawsuits brought by the city of Miami claiming they flooded...

BofA must face U.S. suits claiming mortgage-securities fraud

Bank of America Corp. failed to win dismissal of two government lawsuits in which it’s accused of misleading investors about the quality of loans...

BofA says U.S. mortgage-fraud lawsuit should be dismissed

Bank of America Corp. asked a judge to dismiss a U.S. Justice Department lawsuit in which it is accused of misleading investors about the...
BOSTON MARATHON BOMBING suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded not guilty to murder charges stemming from the April 15 bombing at the Boston Marathon and the subsequent manhunt in the city's suburbs. / COURTESY THE BOSTON POLICE DEPARTMENT

Accused Boston Marathon bomber pleads not guilty

(Updated, 5:21 p.m.) BOSTON - Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, accused of killing three Boston Marathon spectators and injuring 260 others in the first deadly terrorist bombing in...

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