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US stocks open modestly higher; J&J gains

In this April 11, 2014 file photo, traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, April 11, 2014. World stock markets were mostly lower Tuesday, April 15, 2014, as Ukraine tensions continued to bubble and jitters about China's economy resurfaced. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

A stock market swoon turned into a comeback Tuesday.

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Sternberg calls Tampa ‘very, very attractive’

NEW YORK (AP) — Six years after saying they wanted to explore alternative sites to downtown St. Petersburg for a new ballpark, the Tampa Bay Rays still are in search of a location.

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Review: Windows Phone advances with 8.1 update

This screen shot shows the home screen of a phone running the Windows Phone 8.1 operating system. (AP Photo)

NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft’s new Windows system for smartphones addresses many of the shortcomings in previous versions.

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Dumars officially stepping down as Pistons’ GM

In this July 16, 2013, photo, Detroit Pistons President of Basketball Operations Joe Dumars speaks during a news conference in Auburn Hills, Mich. The Pistons have decided not to renew Dumars' contract as president of basketball operations, a person familiar with the situation said Sunday, April 13, 2014. The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the team has not made any announcement on Dumars' future, says Dumars will remain with the Pistons as an adviser. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — For the first time in nearly three decades, Joe Dumars won’t play a major role in shaping the future of the Detroit Pistons.

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Brooks Robinson seeks $9.9M from tribe over fall

MIAMI (AP) — Baseball Hall of Famer Brooks Robinson is seeking a settlement of $9.9 million from the Seminole Indian tribe over injuries he suffered in a 2012 fall from a stage at the tribe’s South Florida casino.

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