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 2018-09-22 23:09 

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'I guess I really am Mom's favorite': Arizona congressman hits back at his 6 siblings who attacked him in a campaign ad and endorsed his Democratic opponent...

Arizona Republican Paul Gosar has accused his six siblings of being "disgruntled Hillary supporters" after they released a campaign ad endorsing Gosar's Democratic opponent. In the ad, the siblings criticized their brother's views on issue...

 2018-09-22 20:43 

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Officials keep talking about intervening in Venezuela, and it's drawing an ominous comparison...

Trump has repeatedly expressed interest in taking military action in Venezuela. Experts and officials from around the region have rebuffed such action, with some comparing it to the invasion of Iraq. But others have held out military action, as part of a ...

 2018-09-22 19:04 

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Christine Blasey Ford has agreed to testify against Brett Kavanaugh...

Christine Blasey Ford has accepted the Senate Judiciary Committee's request to testify against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Ford alleges that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her at a high school party in the 1980s. Kavanaugh denies the accusati...

 2018-09-22 18:57 

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Comcast outbids Fox with $39 billion offer for Sky in auction...

Comcast beat Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox in the auction battle for Sky with an offer of around $39 billion. Comcast's final offer was significantly higher than its bid going into the auction of 14.75 pounds, and compares with Sky'...

 2018-09-22 18:25 

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Wealthy venture capitalist and political activist Nick Hanauer says there have been 3 fundamental failures of capitalism over the past 40 years...

Nick Hanauer is a wealthy, Seattle-based venture capitalist and progressive political activist. He successfully lobbied for a raise in Seattle's minimum wage, and has been outspoken about raising it throughout the country. He believes that there are t...

 2018-09-22 17:32 

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Duke and Coach K are yet to sign a single recruit for 2019 — here are some possible reasons why...

The Duke Blue Devils have boasted the country's top recruiting class in four of the past five seasons. Head coach Mike Krzyzewski and his staff have yet to secure a single recruit in the class of 2019. With two seniors on this year's roster and at...

 2018-09-22 16:48 

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China scraps trade talks with the US as tariff threats escalate...

China has scrapped upcoming trade talks with the US and will not send vice-premier Liu He to Washington, DC, next week. Earlier this week, China slapped import tariffs on $60 billion of US products in retaliation for US tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese ...

 2018-09-22 16:30 

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Israel's tech scene is growing so fast the country is called the 'Startup Nation,' but a local venture capitalist says it's in danger of losing its entrepreneurial edge...

Israel is often called the "Startup Nation" due to the sheer number of entrepreneurs and tech companies in the country of 9 million people. Itzik Frid, a longtime Israeli tech entrepreneur and the CEO of a startup incubator focused on Arab-led sta...

 2018-09-22 16:14 

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It turns out Beyonc wasn't wearing Yeezys in Kanye West's Instagram — and now everyone's confused...

On September 20, Kanye West shared a photo on his Instagram of Jay-Z and Beyonc who appeared to be wearing a pair of Yeezy Season 5 PVC mules, with the caption "famleeeeee."; This was noteworthy, since West and Jay-Z haven't been on great terms...

 2018-09-22 16:05 

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28 photos show how the 1% live it up at the Monaco Yacht Show, from cruising in on helicopters to partying aboard multi-million dollar yachts...

Monaco is a magnet for the wealthy and the elite thanks to its glamour and affluence. Every September, Monaco hosts the Monaco Yacht Show , the world's biggest superyacht event. The Monaco Yacht Show welcomes yachts larger than 300 feet — as wel...

 2018-09-22 15:40 

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A former Googler and Facebook exec shares the first thing you should do when you start a new job...

Libby Leffler, a former Facebook executive and Google employee, is now the vice president of membership at SoFi. Leffler said that the first thing to do when you start a new job is to make sure your goals are aligned with your manager's. That way, you...

 2018-09-22 15:30 

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Mark Cuban is worth $3.9 billion — see how he earns and spends his massive fortune...

Mark Cuban has an estimated net worth of $3.9 billion. He's earned his fortune through a lifetime of business deals, including the $5.7 billion sale of Broadcast.com, his ownership of the Dallas Mavericks, and investments made on ABC's "Shark ...

 2018-09-22 15:13 

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Google CEO Sundar Pichai warns employees: Don't get too political, or else (GOOG, GOOGL)...

In a memo to employees, Google CEO Sundar Pichai warned that there will be consequences if they let politics get in the way of the work. Google is under increasing political pressure from President Donald Trump and his allies, which has accused the search...

 2018-09-22 15:12 

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We went to a big-time college football game in Texas and it proved it is still better than sitting at home...

With the influx of 60-inch, high-definition televisions and sports bars with 50 TVs on every corner, sports teams have to get more creative to keep fans coming to the games. We recently attended the much-anticipated Texas-USC game in Austin, and it is cle...

 2018-09-22 15:00 

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Salesforce's chief scientist and Stanford professor says that AI will make salespeople's jobs 'a better experience for both sides' (CRM)...

Business Insider sat down with Salesforce Chief Scientist Richard Socher to hear his thoughts on the future of artificial intelligence at work. Datasets are top of mind for Socher, who also moonlights as a professor at Stanford. He thinks the AI community...

 2018-09-22 15:00 

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Meet the Arab leader in Israel likened to both Martin Luther King Jr. and a 'terrorist'...

I spent a month in Israel talking to Arab-Israeli leaders during one of the tensest summers in years — and they described dire poverty, increasing tensions, and laws they see as "outright racism." Chief among the Arab leaders I met with was ...

 2018-09-22 15:00 

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The biggest dinosaurs of all time...

Dinosaurs are one of the biggest land-dwelling animals to ever exist on Earth. Starting off from tiny dinosaurs that came up to your knee to the largest ending up as soaring towers. Here is why some dinosaurs got to be so big. Following is a transcript of...

 2018-09-22 14:30 

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Before and after photos show how dead golf courses are being transformed into housing, parks, and flood protection systems...

Golf is steadily losing players. When the Sports & Fitness Industry Association released data on the number of players in 2015, it showed the sport's lowest point in recent memory. More than 800 golf courses have closed across the United States in the...

 2018-09-22 14:19 

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'TOO LATE': 4 charts about the fragility of the markets that ought to make investors scared...

The S&P 500 hit a "double top" like it did in 2000 and 2007. Emerging market debt is set to hit 200% of GDP. A huge amount of US corporate debt is coming due in the next few years. And it looks like we're heading into a bond yield curve invers...

 2018-09-22 14:13 

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Zara has a fleet of secret stores where it plots how to get you to spend more money and win the fast-fashion arms race...

Zara has a collection of secret pilot stores at its headquarters in Spain, where it mocks up designs for its real stores. The retailer employs a full-time team of architects and visual-merchandising experts whose sole job at Zara HQ is to design and curat...

 2018-09-22 14:12 

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Scientists discovered 85 miles of deep-sea coral reef hidden off the US East Coast — here's what it looks like...

Scientists working with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recently discovered a previously unknown coral reef off the US East Coast. The 85-mile-long deep-sea reef is located approximately 160 miles east of Charleston, South Carol...

 2018-09-22 14:00 

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10 famous and expensive structures around the world that are now abandoned...

Some of the most expensive structures ever built now sit empty. A luxury resort in Croatia , Olympic venues in Brazil , and an airport in Greece are just a few of these pricey constructions that are now deserted. These places became abandoned for various ...

 2018-09-22 14:00 

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The CEO of $4 billion McAfee explains how to know when to cut your losses on a project and change course...

When Chris Young became CEO of one of the computer security industry's most venerable brands, McAfee, he was immediately faced with a difficult decision. He made a choice to kill an important project that ticked off a lot of people at his company. How...

 2018-09-22 13:30 

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'NBA Live 19' is the first pro sports game to allow men and women to play on the same team — but there's still tons of room to grow...

"NBA Live 19" lets men and women play together on mixed-gender teams, a first for a professional sports game. "Live 19" also allows you to make custom female players for the first time, and both custom characters and real-world WNBA player...

 2018-09-22 13:18 

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14 people on the streets of New York City told us what they would do with $1 million...

We asked 14 people on the streets of New York City what they would do with $1 million. Most people said they would help out family members or invest the money in real estate or the stock market. We also asked "What's the best thing you've splu...

 2018-09-22 13:17 

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Legalized weed could be the boost beverage giants like Coke and Pepsi need as Americans ditch sugary sodas (KO)...

As rumblings that Coca-Cola is eyeing a deal with a marijuana producer continue, it seems legalized weed could be the boost beverage giants need. Americans are drinking less soda, forcing beverage giants to diversify into healthier beverages and snacks. I...

 2018-09-22 13:07 

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The 10 slowest-selling used cars in America...

The automotive search engine iSeeCars.com recently commissioned a study to look at the used car industry. They studied a pool of four million used cars that were one to three years old and had been sold between January and July 2018. iSeeCars.com found th...

 2018-09-22 13:03 

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Elon Musk just gave the most revealing look yet at the rocket ship SpaceX is building to fly to the moon and Mars...

Elon Musk recently announced plans to launch a Japanese billionaire around the moon in a new SpaceX launch system. Musk shared new illustrations of the system, called Big Falcon Rocket or BFR, along with photographs of its hardware. The pictures reveal so...

 2018-09-22 13:00 

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8 reasons why you should get the iPhone 7 instead of the new iPhone XR, XS, or XS Max...

It looks like the four-figure price tag is here to stay when it comes to new iPhones from Apple. Indeed, the $1,000 iPhone XS and $1,100 iPhone XS Max may very well be out of reach for some who want the iPhone experience, and even for those who don't ...

 2018-09-22 12:57 

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Tesla fans and haters are both destined for disappointment (TSLA)...

Opinion on Tesla is increasingly defined by extremes — but the company's reality exists between the haters and the fans. Tesla is a relatively small company that has achieved success the auto industry hasn't witnessed for decades. A rational...

 2018-09-22 12:23 

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Mission impossible: How a team of Navy SEALs spearheaded the dramatic cave rescue of the Thai soccer team...

US Air Force Maj. Charles Hodges knew the odds of saving the members of the Thai soccer team and their coach weren't very high. The heroic rescue involved more than 10,000 international volunteers, including over 100 divers, and riveted people across ...

 2018-09-22 10:18 

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The White House is considering an an antitrust investigation into 'online platform bias' at Google and Facebook...

The proposed executive order would ask federal law enforcement to "thoroughly investigate whether any online platform has acted in violation of the antitrust laws," to "protect competition among online platforms and address online platform bia...

 2018-09-22 10:05 

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BANK OF AMERICA: Here's how to protect yourself from getting blindsided by the outcome of Trump's trade war that many aren't prepared for...

The US and China this week escalated their trade dispute that has sent investors fleeing from risky emerging-market assets. According to Bank of America Merrill Lynch's cross-asset strategists, investors are only positioned for one outcome of the trad...

 2018-09-22 08:04 

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This 24-year-old dropped out of college, won funding from Peter Thiel, then raised $480 million for his startup...

Ritesh Agarwal is the 24-year-old founder of Oyo, a fast-growing Indian startup that partners with budget hotels, revamps them, then offers out their rooms to travellers via its app. He is one of the few Asians to participate in the Thiel Fellowship, a pr...

 2018-09-22 08:00 

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Inside the UK factory where 1,000 MINIs are made every day...

The MINI factory in Oxford has produced over 3 million MINIs since it started production in 2001. The parts for each car come from 27 different countries. The assembly line is 1.7 kilometres long and has 500 workers. The MINI factory in Oxford assembles 1...

 2018-09-22 07:36 

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Gunmen attack military parade in Iran, killing several members of the elite Revolutionary Guard...

Earlier reports described the assailants as...

 2018-09-22 07:35 

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Inside Onward: The new Conservative think-tank preparing for life after Brexit...

As Britain starts to prepare for life after Brexit, senior Conservatives are coalescing around centre-right think tank Onward to provide the ideas to fend off Jeremy Corbyn from Downing Street....

 2018-09-22 07:15 

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Why Theresa May's Salzburg humiliation increases the chance of a no-deal Brexit...

LONDON — Thursday's Salzburg summit was billed as a chance for Theresa May to gather warm words of support about her Brexit plans from European counterparts. It ended in abject humiliation for the UK prime minister as a succession of EU leaders ...

 2018-09-22 07:09 

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Misleading unemployment numbers may be prompting the Fed and the Bank of England to make a huge error...

There is almost zero wage growth in the US and the UK, even though there is full employment. That is unexpected, because a tight labour market usually drives up wages. So what is going on? New data in a research paper for the National Bureau of Economic R...

 2018-09-22 06:55 

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'The president needs to know it is all a setup': Trump's media allies are warning him not to fire Rod Rosenstein after bombshell NYT report...

President Donald Trump's allies in the media are divided on how to defuse a bombshell report from The New York Times. According to sources in the report published on Friday, deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein floated the idea of invoking the 25th ...

 2018-09-22 06:34 

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Hours after bombshell Rod Rosenstein report, Trump vows to eliminate what he calls 'lingering stench' at Justice Department...
 2018-09-22 06:30 

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6 siblings of an Arizona Republican congressman endorsed his Democratic opponent in a scathing campaign ad...

Republican congressman Paul Gosar has six siblings who do not want him to keep his seat in Arizona's 4th District this November. They endorsed Gosar's Democratic opponent, David Brill, in a campaign ad posted online Friday. In the ad, Gosar's ...

 2018-09-22 05:12 

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Chuck Grassley fumes about the Christine Blasey Ford-Brett Kavanaugh saga in a series of bizarre tweets...

Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley granted Christine Blasey Ford's attorneys an extension to decide whether she'll speak to lawmakers about her claim that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when they were in high school in the ...

 2018-09-22 03:44 

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Christine Blasey Ford's lawyers want more time to decide whether she'll speak publicly on sexual assault claim against Brett Kavanaugh...

Christine Blasey Ford's attorneys have asked for more time to decide whether Ford will speak to the Senate Judiciary Committee about her claim that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her in the 1980s. Committee chairman Chuck Grassley initially gave t...

 2018-09-22 03:01 

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How the Internet of Things will transform consumerism, enterprises, and governments over the next five years...

The Internet of Things is fueling the data-based economy and bridging the divide between physical and digital worlds. Consumers, companies, and governments will install more than 40 billion IoT devices worldwide through 2023. The next five years will mark...

 2018-09-22 02:22 

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A group of Russian spy planes flew past Alaska for the third time this month...

Russian military aircraft have been flying past Alaska on the regular this month. Four Russian maritime reconnaissance aircraft flew past the northern part of the state Friday, North American Aerospace Defense Command announced. The incident marks the thi...

 2018-09-22 02:07 

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'That was collusion in action': Beto O'Rourke calls up Trump's Russia summit to rebuke Ted Cruz for cozying up to the president...

Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke of Texas took aim at his Republican rival, Sen. Ted Cruz, and his ties to President Donald Trump. During their first debate amid a closely watched midterm election in Texas, O'Rourke contrasted Cruz's recent conci...

 2018-09-21 23:20 

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The woman who narrowly escaped the alleged Border Patrol serial killer said he grew enraged after she mentioned her murdered friend...

The woman who escaped a Border Patrol agent and accused serial killer has spoken to police and relatives about how she survived the ordeal. Juan David Ortiz, a supervisory Border Patrol agent, was arrested in Texas on September 15 and quickly confessed to...

 2018-09-21 23:03 

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Here's who will replace Rosenstein if he's fired...

If President Donald Trump fires Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, the Justice Department's rules of succession dictate that Solicitor General Noel Francisco would assume the post. Francisco's track record as a lawyer mirrors Trump's rhet...

 2018-09-21 22:12 

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The Browns will hand the reins to Baker Mayfield after his explosive debut, but it could create an awkward situation...

All signs point to Baker Mayfield taking the Cleveland Browns' starting quarterback job after he electrified in his debut and led the team to a win. While Mayfield earned the job, it could leave the Browns in an awkward spot with Tyrod Taylor. The Bro...

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