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Officials: 1.8M pounds of ground beef recalled

(AP) — Officials say a Detroit-based business is recalling about 1.8 million pounds of ground beef products sold for restaurant use in four states that may be contaminated with the bacteria E. coli.

Burger King scrapping 'Have It Your Way' slogan

(AP) — Burger King is scrapping its 40-year-old "Have It Your Way" slogan in favor of the more personal "Be Your Way."

Worry settles over Wall Street as stocks stall

(AP) — Wall Street has caught a case of the jitters.

Government fines GM maximum $35M in safety case

(AP) — U.S. safety regulators fined General Motors a record $35 million Friday for taking at least a decade to disclose defects with ignition switches in small cars that are now linked to at least 13 deaths.

Official says immigration program up for review 


(AP) — President Barack Obama's review of the nation's deportation policies may result in changes to a contentious program that hands over people booked for local crimes to federal immigration authorities.

AAA: Americans ready to travel after rough winter 


(AP) — A strong case of cabin fever and a little more money to spend should inspire a greater number of Americans to hit the road this Memorial Day weekend.

Hospitals reach out to attract affluent immigrants 


(AP) — The menu includes pork or chicken dumplings, fried rice or chicken congee soup with jasmine rice and ginger. It's an enviable repast that diners take in bed — hospital beds.

Darden to sell Red Lobster, hold onto Olive Garden 


(AP) — Darden is setting Red Lobster adrift, but betting that it can still turn around Olive Garden's fortunes.

Obama touts jobs projects, lunches with workers

(AP) — President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are lunching outside the White House and promoting government financed work projects that he says could be endangered if Congress does not act by the end of the summer.

GM recalls 2.7M more cars; industry on record pace

(AP) — General Motors recalled an additional 2.7 million vehicles Thursday as a deep dive into safety issues at the nation's biggest automaker turned up more problems with some of the cars it built over the past decade.