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The Latest: Eli Manning outshone many ads on social media
NEW YORK (AP) -- The latest developments in Super Bowl commercials before, during and after the Big Game:...

Super Bowl 50 advertising winners and losers
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Denver Broncos defeated the Carolina Panthers during Super Bowl 50 - and there were clear winners and losers off the field, too....

Offbeat humor and upbeat messages dominate Super Bowl 50 ads
NEW YORK (AP) -- From a strange creature called "Puppymonkeybaby" to a tear inducing Audi ad, Super Bowl ads ran the gamut this year from offbeat humor to heartfelt messages....

Massachusetts plan could spur hydro imports to New England
BOSTON (AP) -- Tapping into Canadian hydropower is hardly a new concept in energy-starved New England. But Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker's proposal to authorize long-term contracts between utilities and hydropower producers is being viewed in some quarters as a potential game-changer for the region....

Report: Ford to build auto plant in Mexico
NEW YORK (AP) -- Published reports are saying that Ford plans to build a new auto plant in Mexico, with plans to rev up production there....

Authorities close German unit of Canada's Maple Financial
BERLIN (AP) -- German authorities have ordered the closure of Maple Bank after the Canadian-owned company was investigated for alleged tax evasion and money laundering....

Insider Q&A: Competing with cable's Internet offerings
NEW YORK (AP) -- Chet Kanojia, the founder of startup TV service Aereo, has a new offering that could shake up the cable industry again. His new Internet service, Starry, would compete with cable companies in big cities....

Somalia spokesman: Video shows laptop handed to bomb suspect
MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- Security video footage taken at Mogadishu airport shows two men handing what looks like a laptop computer to the suspected suicide bomber after he passed through the security checkpoint, Somalia's government spokesman said Sunday....

Driven by power outages and savings, towns look to microgrid
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) -- An upstate New York town that repeatedly found itself without power for days during a string of storms is planning a dramatic step by pulling its municipal buildings entirely off the electric grid....

Costs of closing, cleaning toxic coal ash pits grows clearer
EDEN, N.C. (AP) -- Giant earthmoving machines beep and grind as they drop 17-ton scoops of coal ash and dirt into dozens of railroad cars lined up for two-thirds of a mile at a site along the Virginia-North Carolina border, where the country's largest electricity company was responsible for one of the worst spills of the toxic, liquefied waste in U.S. history....

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