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AP Top News at 4:23 p.m. EDT

NEW YORK (AP) In a move that aims to counter consolidation among TV distributors, Rupert Murdoch's Fox has made an unsolicited takeover offer for rival media giant Time Warner for about $76 billion in cash and stock. Time Warner rejected the bid, w...
Published: 07/16/14
China moves oil rig out of waters Vietnam claims

China moves oil rig out of waters Vietnam claims

China ends drilling operations in seas claimed by Vietnam, but does so on its own terms
Published: 07/16/14

AP Top News at 11:00 a.m. EDT

Time Warner has rejected a takeover bid worth about $76 billion from Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox and said it has no interest in further discussions about a combination of two of the world's largest media and entertainment companies. The...
Published: 07/16/14
Typhoon kills 12 in Philippines, spares Manila

Typhoon kills 12 in Philippines, spares Manila

Typhoon kills 12 people in Philippines and leaves many areas without power, spares Manila
Published: 07/16/14

AP Top News at 10:03 a.m. EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) New federal guidelines on job discrimination against pregnant workers could have a big impact on the workplace and in the courtroom. The expanded rules adopted by the bipartisan Equal Employment Opportunity Commission make clear tha...
Published: 07/16/14
Flood warning as rains drench Tampa area

Flood warning as rains drench Tampa area

A flood warning has been issued for the Little Manatee River at Wimauma as a line of showers and thunderstorms continue to stream in off the Gulf of Mexico, producing steady rain and potentially strong downpours.
Published: 07/16/14
Typhoon shifts slightly from Manila, leaves 1 dead

Typhoon shifts slightly from Manila, leaves 1 dead

Typhoon shifts slightly away from Philippine capital but leaves 1 dead, wide areas powerless
Published: 07/16/14
No break in heat for Tampa in sight

No break in heat for Tampa in sight

Polar vortex? What polar vortex?
Published: 07/15/14
Wet early commute possible along Tampa’s coastal areas

Wet early commute possible along Tampa’s coastal areas

Some commuters along Tampa Bay’s coastal areas could be in for a wet ride this morning as showers move in off the Gulf of Mexico.
Published: 07/15/14
Philippines braces for floods, slides from typhoon

Philippines braces for floods, slides from typhoon

Philippines braces for possible floods, landslides from approaching typhoon
Published: 07/15/14