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    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A previous owner of a private jet also once owned by Elvis Presley is disputing an auction house’s claim the king of rock ‘n’ roll designed its red velvet interior.

  • How food stamp cuts could ripple through the economy

    NEW YORK (AP) — A proposal to curtail the nation’s food stamp program would pinch families struggling to pay for groceries and ripple through other areas of the economy, including supermarkets and discounters, as people shuffle their budgets.

  • KHL cuts team and reveals 6-month salary delays

    MOSCOW (AP) — The Kontinental Hockey League has cut a Russian team as it tries to fix worsening financial problems, including debts to league players of over $17 million.

  • Jeff Weltman says Magic front-office position a ‘dream job’

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Jeff Weltman was perfectly content as the general manager of the Toronto Raptors two weeks ago.

  • Mayor keeps fighting after PawSox stadium plans stall

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Supporters of a new stadium for the Pawtucket Red Sox haven’t given up even though the plans have stalled in the Rhode Island legislature.

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    CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on United Airlines’ annual meeting (all times local):

  • US stocks extend rally to fifth day as tech companies rise

    Shares in Asia are higher after an overnight advance on Wall Street spurred by the latest meeting minutes from the Federal Reserve.

  • Correction: Zuckerberg-High School Visit story

    QUINCY, Mass. (AP) — In a story May 23 about a visit by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife to a Massachusetts high school, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the couple made a donation to the school during the visit. The couple did not make a donation to the school.

  • Technology elevates new theme park experiences in Orlando

    ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — For more than a moment, you feel the way “Avatar” hero Jake Sully felt plunging down the side of a floating mountain and coming just close enough to a giant wave to feel the mist on your face — all while on the back of a flying banshee that then swoons and soars high above the land of Pandora.