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Arrowhead, Kauffman stadiums’ food service fires manager

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A food safety manager at Kauffman and Arrowhead stadiums in Kansas City says he was fired after complaining about dirty conditions.

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Cover design unveiled for new Harper Lee novel

This book cover released by Harper shows "Go Set A Watchman," a follow-up to Harper Lee's "To Kill A Mockingbird." The book will be released on July 14. (AP Photo/Harper)

NEW YORK (AP) — The cover for Harper Lee’s new novel will surely remind you of the cover for her old one.

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Review: Sony streaming service modernizes TV, not your bill

This file screen shot image provided by Sony Computer Entertainment America shows the My Shows portion of the Sony PlayStation Vue interface. Launched Wednesday, March 18, 2015 in New York, Chicago and Philadelphia, Sony’s PlayStation Vue service is the latest Internet-only offering, with more than 50 broadcast and cable channels starting at $50 a month. HBO and ESPN aren’t included, but additional sports channels are available for a $10 or $20 more. (AP Photo/Sony Computer Entertainment America, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Sony’s new PlayStation Vue television service probably won’t save you money over cable.

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Are you willing to pay to watch video clips online?

In this photo taken Monday, March 23, 2015, Vessel CEO and co-founder Jason Kilar, left, and co-founder Richard Tom, right, pose for a photo at their headquarters in San Francisco. If you can’t wait to watch some of the Internet’s best video clips, it’s going to cost you. That’s the idea behind Vessel, a new service seeking to transform the way that short video pieces make money on the Internet. Instead of focusing on a free-for-all concept supported solely by advertising, Vessel will charge $3 per month to see music, sports, comedy and other clips that won’t be available on YouTube or any other digital video service for at least 72 hours. The concept makes its debut Tuesday after two months of testing with an undisclosed number of people who received invitations to participate. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Would you pay to see some of the Internet’s best video clips first? Vessel, a new service trying to change the way that short video pieces make money on the Internet and mobile devices, is betting on it.

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