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Germany wants quick clarification of new NSA spy allegations
BERLIN (AP) -- Germany's foreign minister said Friday that new allegations of U.S. eavesdropping on senior German government officials' telephones need to be clarified "as quickly as possible" and that he hoped Washington would be forthcoming with information....

Correction: Money & Markets Extra-Wireless & Cashless-Vouch
In the Wireless & Cashless module provided as part of Money & Markets Extra for the week ending Saturday, June 27, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of the CEO of Vouch, a startup that dubs itself a "social network for credit." The correct name is Yee Lee....

Correction: Carnegie Heroes story
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- In a story June 30 about the Carnegie Heroes awards, The Associated Press reported erroneously on the fate of a boy whose brother drowned in a river. Christian Smith survived. He did not drown....

Correction: Indians-Orioles story
BALTIMORE (AP) -- In a story June 28 about the Cleveland Indians game against the Baltimore Orioles, The Associated Press erroneously reported a quote from Cleveland manager Terry Francona. The quote should have read: "Today was not a pretty day for us. But I don't see guys grinding the bat ... we're just not doing the things we're capable of doing," not "I don't see guys grinding the at-bat."...

Correction: Indians story
BALTIMORE (AP) -- In a story June 28 about the Cleveland Indians game against the Baltimore Orioles, The Associated Press erroneously reported a quote from Cleveland manager Terry Francona. The quote should have read: "Today was not a pretty day for us. But I don't see guys grinding the bat ... we're just not doing the things we're capable of doing," not "I don't see guys grinding the at-bat."...

Clarification: Charleston Shooting-Hate Crimes story
In a story June 18, The Associated Press reported on the number of law enforcement agencies reporting hate crimes in South Carolina in 2012 and 2013. The story should have made clear that many more agencies filed annual hate crime reports with the FBI but had no such crimes for the year....

Correction: Abortion Decline-State By State story
In a story June 7 showing state-by-state abortion trends, The Associated Press, relying on incorrect information from the Illinois Department of Public Health, reported erroneously that the Illinois numbers were for surgical abortions only. The Illinois numbers include both surgical and medical abortions....

Correction: Obit-Dick Van Patten story
NEW YORK (AP) -- In a story June 23 on the death of Dick Van Patten, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Daniel Bernstein was Van Patten's publicist. In fact, he was a former publicist for the actor. Van Patten's publicist at the time of his death was Jeffrey Ballard....

Clarification: Potato Cartel-Settlement story
BOISE, Idaho (AP) -- In a story June 19, The Associated Press reported that a federal judge signed off on a $25 million settlement in a class-action lawsuit between Associated Wholesale Grocers, United Potato Growers of America and United Potato Growers of Idaho. The story should have included that Associated Wholesale Grocers is still pursuing a separate antitrust lawsuit against United Potato Growers of Idaho....

Correction: Police Training-Vegas' Lessons-Abridged story
LAS VEGAS (AP) -- In a June 22 story about efforts to retrain police to reduce the number of shootings by officers, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of a trainer quoted. The correct name is Pete Kruse, not Pete Crews. A corrected version of the story is below....