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Lockout looms as Met contracts set to expire

In this  Nov. 13, 2013 file photo, pedestrians stroll at dusk in front of the Metropolitan Opera House in New York's Lincoln Center. Fractious labor negotiations threaten to disrupt the Met's new season for the first time in more than 30 years. This week, the company's general manager, Peter Gelb, vowed to lock out union members _ cutting off pay and health insurance _ unless they settle before contracts expire July 31. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Figaro might not be getting married anytime soon. Mimi and Rodolfo might not fall in love in that cold Parisian garret. And Macbeth might never murder his way to the throne.

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Israeli club’s Austria game canceled over security

VIENNA (AP) — A preseason friendly between Maccabi Haifa and German team Paderborn was moved to a new venue after pro-Palestinian demonstrators stormed the pitch during the Israeli club’s previous game in Austria.

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US stocks ease on earnings results

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is lower in early trading after online retail giant Amazon posted a quarterly loss.

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US stocks ease on earnings results

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is lower in early trading after online retail giant Amazon posted a quarterly loss.

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Minor league GM gets public prostate exam

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — There was as much attention on the press box as on the field at the Myrtle Beach Pelicans minor league baseball game as team’s general manager had a public prostate exam.

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