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Asian shares soar in early trading on China hopes, US rally

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares soared in early Tuesday trading, as hopes grew for additional measures from China to shore up its giant economy, and investors were feeling upbeat after a rally on Wall Street. (...)

A look at widely criticized Indiana law on religious freedom

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana lawmakers have been scrambling to control damage from a widely criticized new law that critics fear could permit discrimination against gays and lesbians. The state is among about a dozen where measures aimed at preventing government from infringing on people's religious beliefs have been introduced this year. (...)

A look at widely criticized Indiana law on religious freedom

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana lawmakers have been scrambling to control damage from a widely criticized new law that critics fear could permit discrimination against gays and lesbians. The state is among about a dozen where measures aimed at preventing government from infringing on people's religious beliefs have been introduced this year. (...)

Global stocks meander at quarter's end

LONDON (AP) — European stock markets drifted Tuesday despite further evidence of a burgeoning economic recovery across the 19-country eurozone. Trading, as is often the case at the end of the quarter, was impacted by traders looking to close out positions to make their books look as healthy as possible. (...)

Global stocks get European economy and Yellen boost

LONDON (AP) — Global stock markets started the week strongly Monday following strong European economic figures and as investors cheered an indication from U.S. Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen that U.S. interest rates would rise only gradually. Chinese stocks soared Monday on hopes of more economic stimulus. (...)

Liberal Dems, GOP cling to hope Warren runs for president

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans and liberal Democrats have found something to agree on: Both want to keep alive the prospect that Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren will run for president. (...)

Business Markets

US stocks move higher, led by gains in energy companies

Encouraging economic data on housing and consumer spending helped drive U.S. stocks sharply higher in midday trading Monday. Energy stocks were among the biggest gainers, bucking a slide in the price of crude oil. Expectations that any increase in the Federal Reserve's key interest rate this year will be gradual also helped lift the market. (...)

US stocks open higher, led by gains in energy companies

U.S. stocks moved sharply higher in early trading Monday, as investors welcomed encouraging economic data on consumer spending in the U.S. The market also got a lift from a report suggesting that the economic recovery in the 19-country eurozone is gaining traction. Energy stocks were among the biggest gainers. (...)

SEC files fraud charges against Lynn Tilton, firms

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators have filed civil fraud charges against prominent Wall Street executive Lynn Tilton and her investment firms. They are accused of concealing the poor performance of fund assets linked to risky securities. (...)

Asian stocks gain on economic data, China stimulus hopes

TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets climbed Tuesday, boosted by positive economic data from major economies and hopes for stimulus in China. (...)

Global stocks get European economy and Yellen boost

LONDON (AP) — Global stock markets started the week strongly Monday following strong European economic figures and as investors cheered an indication from U.S. Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen that U.S. interest rates would rise only gradually. Chinese stocks soared Monday on hopes of more economic stimulus. (...)

US stocks move lower a day after big jump

U.S. stocks moved lower in afternoon trading Tuesday, as traders seized on the final day of the quarter to do some profit-taking. Industrial and health care stocks were among the biggest decliners. Oil prices extended their slide. Investors weighed positive economic data on housing and consumers with concerns over the possibility of a deeper slide in oil prices. (...)

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NCAA Tournament ratings score with Duke-Gonzaga game

NEW YORK (AP) — The Duke-Gonzaga game on CBS drew the best overnight rating in 10 years for a Sunday NCAA Tournament regional final. (...)

Tennessee hires former Texas coach Rick Barnes

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Just two days after leaving Texas, Rick Barnes has landed at Tennessee. (...)

Saban unapologetic about signing player w

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Nick Saban and the Alabama football program are dealing with the weekend arrests of two Crimson Tide players in separate incidents, including a domestic violence case involving a player that some say should have never been on the team. (...)

Leonard has double-double to lead Spurs past Grizzlies

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kawhi Leonard had 25 points and 10 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs cruised to a 103-89 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday. (...)

McGraw appreciates Notre Dame women's run more than ever

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — It would be easy to forgive Muffet McGraw if she started taking Final Four appearances for granted. (...)

Rollins helps Dodgers beat Rangers 10-5

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jimmy Rollins hit a leadoff double in Los Angeles' five-run third inning, and a split-squad of Dodgers beat the Texas Rangers 10-5 in spring training on Sunday. (...)

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