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U. of Michigan regents approve athletic director

In this Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014, photo, members of By Any Means Necessary (BAMN) protest outside of the University of Michigan admissions offices in Ann Arbor, Mich. The pro-affirmative action group, began their protest by temporarily shutting down the Board of Regents meeting. (AP Photo/The Ann Arbor News, Melanie Maxwell) ) LOCAL TELEVISION OUT; LOCAL INTERNET OUT

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan’s Board of Regents has approved an interim athletic director appointment and a $5.8 million upgrade to a hockey arena.

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Microsoft’s 3Q earnings grow 31 pct; stock falls

In this Jan. 5, 2011 file photo, Microsoft chief executive officer Steve Ballmer gives his Keynote speech for the Consumer Electronics Show, in Las Vegas. Microsoft reports quarterly earnings Thursday, April 28, 2011, after the market close.(AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, file)

Microsoft Corp.’s latest quarterly earnings rose 31 percent even as sales of its Windows operating system sagged.

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