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Former StarKist tuna exec pleads guilty to price fixing

SAN FRANCISCO — A former StarKist tuna company executive has pleaded guilty in federal court to price-fixing packaged seafood sold in the United States.

Stephen Hodge, a former senior vice-president for sales at StarKist Co., entered his plea Wednesday in federal court in San Francisco, the U.S. Justice Department said in a statement. He is scheduled to be sentenced in March.

Old typewriters gaining fans amid 'digital burnout'

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.—Typewriter enthusiasts gather at an Albuquerque restaurant to experiment with vintage Smith Coronas.

Fans in Boston kneel in a city square and type stories about their lives during a pro-immigration demonstration.

A documentary on typewriters featuring Tom Hanks and musician John Mayer is set for release this summer.

McDonald’s ends Olympic sponsorship deal 3 years early

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Fast-food chain McDonald’s has ended its Olympic sponsorship deal three years early.

The International Olympic Committee says confidential financial terms of the immediate separation were agreed to.

IOC marketing director Timo Lumme says “we understand that McDonald’s is looking to focus on different business priorities.”