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Apple iPhone 6 pre-order demand overwhelms supply

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple says it had more than 4 million pre-orders of its new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in 24 hours, exceeding its initial pre-order supply.

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Sponsors keep close watch on NFL investigation

In this Jan. 16, 2013, file photo, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice speaks during a news conference at the team's practice facility in Owings Mills, Md. At least four television networks say they plan to stop or minimize airings of video showing football player Rice striking his fiancee, footage that has called into question how the NFL disciplines players involved in domestic violence. The video from a casino elevator showing Janay Palmer crumbling to the floor after a punch has already been seen many times on TV since TMZ released it Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

Major brand sponsors are watching closely to make sure the National Football League doesn’t fumble the investigation into how its executives handled evidence in the Ray Rice domestic violence case.

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UK TV series take root in Acorn streaming service

This photo provided by RLJ Entertainment/Acorn TV shows Michael Kitchen, left, as Christopher Foyle and Honeysuckle Weeks as Sam Wainwright, in a scene from "Foyle's War." The show is available on DVD and Acorn TV. (AP Photo/RLJ Entertainment/Acorn TV, Bernard Walsh)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Here’s an offbeat mystery: Why did detective Hercule Poirot’s final U.S. small-screen bow come not on his familiar stage, PBS, but on a niche website devoted to streaming British whodunits and dramas?

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Ferrari president Montezemolo to leave the company

Luca Cordero di Montezemolo wawes to supporters at the pit lane during the third free practice at the Monza racetrack, in Monza, Italy , Saturday, Sept. 6 , 2014. The Formula one race will be held on Sunday. (AP Photo/Alessandro Trovati)

MARANELLO, Italy (AP) — After more than two decades presiding over one of the biggest and most successful teams in Formula One, Luca Di Montezemolo is stepping down as president of Ferrari.

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Apple pushes digital wallet with Apple Pay

Apple CEO Tim Cook introduces the new Apple Pay product on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, in Cupertino, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple is betting that people want to pay with a tap of the phone rather than a swipe of the card.

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