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 2019-12-07 15:08 

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Jobs growth soars in November as payrolls surge by 266,000...
 2019-12-07 15:02 

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Leak of classified papers ahead of UK election tied to Russian operation: Reddit...
 2019-12-07 14:51 

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USDA says strong jobs report supports cutting food stamps...
 2019-12-07 14:21 

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Labor union accuses Google of wrongfully terminating workers attempting to unionize...
 2019-12-07 13:32 

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United States and Iran swap prisoners in rare act of cooperation...
 2019-12-07 13:00 

Slashdot

Scientists Propose Using Mountains To Build a New Type of Battery For Long-Term Energy Storage...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from IEEE Spectrum: One of the big challenges of making 100 percent renewable energy a reality is long-term storage," says Julian Hunt, an engineering scientist at the International Institute for Applied Systems Ana...

 2019-12-07 12:59 

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Chipotle has nurses to ensure workers really sick, not just hungover...
 2019-12-07 10:45 

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Louisiana medical clinic staffer sold doctor's notes to students trying to skip class for $20...
 2019-12-07 10:41 

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No dating, no sex, no marriage, no kids: South Korea's growing feminist movement | The Japan Times...
 2019-12-07 10:00 

Slashdot

Hour of Code Will Teach Kids How To Use AI To Judge Who Is 'Awesome' Or Not...

theodp writes: In 2003, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg famously faced expulsion from Harvard after launching FaceMash, a type of "hot or not" website for Harvard students that asked visitors to review pictures of female students and rate their attra...

 2019-12-07 09:05 

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Exclusive: U.S. says drone shot down by Russian air defenses near Libyan capital...
 2019-12-07 08:30 

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A reality TV contestant had to watch her own alleged assault. Now Spain wants answers...
 2019-12-07 07:00 

Slashdot

Recordings Reveal That Plants Make Ultrasonic Squeals When Stressed...

Researchers have discovered that plants make airborne sounds when stressed, which they say "could open up a new field of precision agriculture where farmers listen for water-starved crops," reports New Scientist. From the report: Itzhak Khait and ...

 2019-12-07 06:00 

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UN says it has evidence that Iran was 'shooting to kill' protesters...
 2019-12-07 05:55 

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Strip-search policy halted after 8-year-old reportedly told to get naked at Virginia prison...
 2019-12-07 05:35 

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200 Killed and 700 Arrested, Iran's Protest is the Biggest Crackdown in 40 Years...
 2019-12-07 04:54 

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Leading geneticist says reversing the aging process in humans could be 20 years away...
 2019-12-07 03:30 

Slashdot

Early Humans Domesticated Themselves, New Genetic Evidence Suggests...

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Science Magazine: A new study -- citing genetic evidence from a disorder that in some ways mirrors elements of domestication -- suggests modern humans domesticated themselves after they split from their extinct rel...

 2019-12-07 03:15 

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PG&E Reaches $13.5 Billion Deal With Wildfire Victims...
 2019-12-07 03:06 

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Man in $400,000 GoFundMe scam case pleads guilty and agrees to 5-year sentence...
 2019-12-07 03:00 

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Mega blaze near Sydney 'too big to put out'...
 2019-12-07 02:10 

Slashdot

Anti-Vaxxer Arrested As Samoa Executes Mass-Vaccination Campaign To Stop Measles Outbreak...

Koreantoast writes: The Samoan government arrested a prominent local anti-vaxxer who was attempting to disrupt a mass vaccination campaign to stop an ongoing measles epidemic. Edwin Tamasese was arrested and charged with incitement, facing up to two years...

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