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Oregon Sues Oracle Over Failed Health Care Website

SALEM, Ore.— The state of Oregon filed a lawsuit Friday against Oracle America Inc. and several of its executives over the technology company’s role in...

  • New York Giants' Rashad Jennings (23) runs out of the tackle of Indianapolis Colts' Ricky Jean Francois during the first half of an NFL preseason football game Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)

    Giants vs Jets: Live Stream, Score, Highlights, Updates, Time, Channel, and Recap; New York’s Two Teams Play

    The New York Jets will play the NY Giants on Friday night at 7:30 p.m. ET. A live stream is available here.   Live score: 3rd... Read more

  • Philadelphia Eagles tight end Brent Celek (87) loses his helmet as he is tackled by New England Patriots defensive backs Patrick Chung (23) and Malcolm Butler, rear, in the first half of an NFL preseason football game Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

    Panthers vs Patriots: Live Stream, Score, Highlights, Updates, Time, Channel, and Recap; Carolina-New England NFL Preseason Game

    The Carolina Panthers will play the New England Patriots on Friday night at 7:30 p.m. ET. A live stream is available.   Live score: 3rd... Read more

  • Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr (4) is tackled by Detroit Lions defensive end George Johnson (68) and defensive tackle Andre Fluellen, rear, during the third quarter of an NFL preseason football game in Oakland, Calif., Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    Jaguars vs Lions Live Stream, Score, Highlights, Updates, Time, Channel, and Recap: Jacksonville-Detroit NFL Preseason Game

    The Jacksonville Jaguars will play the Detroit Lions on Friday night at 7:30 p.m. ET. A live stream is available here.   Live score: 3rd... Read more

  • In this photo taken on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, Theo Murphy, left, of Florissant, Mo., and his brother Jordan Marshall, 11, light candles at a memorial on Canfield Drive in Ferguson, Mo., where where unarmed Michael Brown was fatally shot by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson. A small group of people, who preferred to remain anonymous,laid roses along the middle of the road that stretched about 60 yards. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Christian Gooden)  EDWARDSVILLE INTELLIGENCER OUT; THE ALTON TELEGRAPH OUT

    New Fear: What Happens in Ferguson If No Charges?

    FERGUSON, Mo.— Conditions calmed this week in Ferguson after nights of sometimes violent unrest stemming from the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a... Read more

  • United States' Anthony Davis (14), of the New Orleans Pelicans defends against Brazil's Tiago Splitter (15), of the San Antonio Spurs, during an exhibition game between the US and Brazilian national teams Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

    USA vs Puerto Rico Basketball: TV Channel, Live Stream, Start Time, Starting Lineups for World Cup Exhibition

    Team USA will take on Puerto Rico in a FIBA World Cup exhibition game on Friday, August 22. Tip-off at Madison Square Garden is scheduled... Read more

  • A Central American immigrant stands atop a freight train about to head north early in Arriaga, Mexico, 2013. (John Moore/Getty Images)

    Young Migrant Faces Uncertain Future

    NEW YORK—For unaccompanied minors like Juan, time is their currency. The machete that he carried for his agriculture job bought him time from the gangs,... Read more

  • President Barack Obama, left, maneuvers his golf cart while golfing at Farm Neck Golf Club, in Oak Bluffs, Mass., on the island of Martha's Vineyard, Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Obama is vacationing on the island. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

    Obama Taking Less Vacation, but Too Much for Some

    CHILMARK, Mass.— President Barack Obama has spent less time away from the White House than his predecessors. But his two-week break on the resort island... Read more

  • This September 2012 file photo posted on the website shows journalist James Foley in Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/, Manu Brabo, File) NO SALES

    Islamic State Backers Under Scrutiny in US

    NEW YORK— Officially, the FBI agents who swarmed Donald Ray Morgan at Kennedy Airport this month were there to arrest him on a mundane gun... Read more

  • Military road police direct one of several military vehicles of Russian peacekeeping forces to turn to customs control zone about 28 kilometers from Ukrainian border, Rostov-on-Don region, Russia, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

    Pentagon Says Convoy to Ukraine Will Cause Russia ‘Additional Costs and Isolation’

    WASHINGTON—The Pentagon on Friday condemned the movement of a Russian convoy into eastern Ukraine, calling it a violation of Ukraine’s sovereignty and demanding that it... Read more

  • Former Virginia governor Bob McDonnell, puts his arm around his daughter Cailin Young as he leaves the federal courthouse Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 in Richmond, Va. Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell wrote a long, forlorn email to his wife three years ago trying to save his marriage, calling her his "soulmate," yet he also said he grew so weary of her yelling that he began taking refuge in his office late at night rather than go home.  (AP Photo/Richmond Times-Dispatch, Bob Brown).

    Ex-Va. Governor McDonnell Claims He Sought Loans as a Friend

    RICHMOND, Va.— Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell said Friday that there was nothing inappropriate about taking two loans totaling $70,000 from a wealthy vitamin entrepreneur... Read more

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    Jodi Arias Penalty-Phase Trial Delayed by Judge

     PHOENIX (AP) — The judge presiding over the Jodi Arias murder case on Wednesday delayed the penalty phase of her trial until Sept. 29. The retrial was scheduled... Read more

  • in this Monday, June 30, 2014 photo, militants from the al-Qaida-inspired Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) celebrate the group's declaration of an Islamic state, in Fallujah, 40 miles (65 kilometers) west of Baghdad, Iraq. The militant extremist group's unilateral declaration of an Islamic state is threatening to undermine its already-tenuous alliance with other Sunnis who helped it overrun much of northern and western Iraq. (AP Photo)

    Drudge Report Focus: ISIS Threatens Chicago; ‘Blow up’ a City in US?

    ISIS, or the Islamic State, was again the focus of the Drudge Report on Friday. The website linked to two articles, one about an “ominous... Read more

  • FBI, Police Watching Islamic State Backers in US

    NEW YORK—Officially, the FBI agents who swarmed Donald Ray Morgan at Kennedy Airport this month were there to arrest him on a mundane gun charge... Read more

  • Federal Reserve Board Chairwoman Janet Yellen testifies before the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee July 15, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

    Yellen Says Economy Sill Needs Fed Help, Low Interest Rates

    WASHINGTON—Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen says the Great Recession complicated the Fed’s ability to assess the U.S. job market and made it harder to determine... Read more

  • Protesters march Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo. Protesters again gathered Thursday evening, walking in laps near the spot where Michael Brown was shot. Some were in organized groups, such as clergy members. More signs reflected calls by protesters to remove the prosecutor, Robert McCulloch, from the case. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

    National Guard Withdrawing From Ferguson as Protests Stay Peaceful

    FERGUSON, Mo.— The streets of Ferguson were peaceful for another night, as protests and tensions subsided in the St. Louis suburb where unrest erupted after... Read more

  • FILE - This Aug. 20, 2014 file photo shows Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey speaking at Madison Square Garden in New York. During a Pentagon briefing Thursday, Dempsey said it's possible to contain the Islamic State militants, but it can't be done permanently without going after the group in Syria. Speaking to reporters with Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, Dempsey said he wasn't predicting U.S. airstrikes in Syria, but said the problem must be addressed diplomatically, politically and militarily by America and its regional partners.   (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

    Dempsey Hits Islamic Militant ‘End-of-days’ Vision

    WASHINGTON— America’s top-ranked military officer says the surging Islamic State group has an “apocalyptic, end-of-days strategic vision” in the Middle East and cannot be defeated... Read more