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AP Top Business News At 1:37 p.m. EDT

In Rhode Island, residents gush about paid family leave
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- As President Barack Obama pushes for a federal law to get paid leave to care for a new baby or an ailing relative, residents of one of the three states that already provide it sing its praises, hinting at the reception it could receive if rolled out nationally....

Planes searched at NYC airport after unfounded threats
NEW YORK (AP) -- Authorities say two planes have been searched at New York's Kennedy Airport after threats were made against the flights....

After a decade online, YouTube is redefining celebrity
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- It's a meet-and-greet worthy of an A-list star....

YouTube's 1st decade shows sharing free content pays off
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- YouTube's legacy extends beyond its pioneering role in the Internet's video revolution. The 10-year-old site provided a stage for exhibitionists, narcissists and activists to broadcast their opinions, show off their talents, expose abuses or just pass along their favorite clips of movies, TV shows, music, cute kittens and other interests....

Global stocks mostly higher in quiet trading day
BEIJING (AP) -- Global stocks mostly rose Monday on a quiet trading day with Wall Street, London and Hong Kong closed for holidays....

UK airport expansion threatens to take out entire villages
LONDON (AP) -- With its classic red phone booth, pub, and medieval church, Harmondsworth's center looks quintessentially British. But the search for a twee English village isn't what brings millions of people within a stone's throw of its boundaries....

Protester leaves Shell ship north of Seattle; 1 remains
SEATTLE (AP) -- One of two protesters who affixed themselves to an Arctic oil-drilling support ship parked north of Seattle left the vessel Sunday, but the other remained suspended from its anchor chain in an effort to draw attention to climate change and the risks an oil spill could pose in the remote waters off northwestern Alaska....

Once vilified, BP now getting credit for gulf tourism boom
ORANGE BEACH, Ala. (AP) -- With the Memorial Day holiday here, fallout from the oil spill that left Gulf Coast beaches smeared with gooey tar balls and scared away visitors in 2010 is being credited, oddly, with something no one imagined back then: An increase in tourism in the region....

China cuts import tax on clothes, other goods
BEIJING (AP) -- China announced Monday it will cut import taxes on clothing, cosmetics and some other goods by half in a new tactic to spur consumer spending and economic growth....

Japan trade gap returns to deficit in April, more red ahead
TOKYO (AP) -- Japan posted a trade deficit in April following a single-month's surplus in March, and economists said shortfalls were likely to persist given the weakness of the yen....

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