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US proposes pay-for-priority Internet standards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The nation’s top telecoms regulator is proposing to allow a pay-for-priority fast lane for movies, music and other services to get to people’s homes.

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FDA proposes first regulations for e-cigarettes

Daryl Cura demonstrates an e-cigarette at Vape store in Chicago, Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The federal government wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require approval for new products and health warning labels under regulations being proposed by the Food and Drug Administration. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government’s move to regulate e-cigarettes is a leap into the unknown.

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Correction: Earns-Discover Financial story

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a story April 22 about Discover Financial earnings, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the company plans to launch a direct checking service next year. The service is planned for this year. The error was left in the story due to a technical glitch.

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Frank Lloyd Wright tower opens for public tours

This Dec. 9, 2013 photo provided by SC Johnson shows the alternating round and square floors of the SC Johnson Research Tower designed by Frank Lloyd Wright as evening approaches in Racine, Wis. Home products giant SC Johnson is opening the building for public tours for the first time starting May 2. (AP Photo/SC Johnson, Mark Hertzberg)

RACINE, Wis. (AP) — Frank Lloyd Wright fans will get their first look at one of his most unusual buildings, an industrial tower with a tree-like design, when a home products company opens its former research and development center to the public this spring.

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Frank Lloyd Wright tower opens for public tours

This Dec. 9, 2013 photo provided by SC Johnson shows the alternating round and square floors of the SC Johnson Research Tower designed by Frank Lloyd Wright as evening approaches in Racine, Wis. Home products giant SC Johnson is opening the building for public tours for the first time starting May 2. (AP Photo/SC Johnson, Mark Hertzberg)

RACINE, Wis. (AP) — Frank Lloyd Wright fans will get their first look at one of his most unusual buildings, an industrial tower with a tree-like design, when a home products company opens its former research and development center to the public this spring.

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