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NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel asked a federal court on Wednesday to throw out a lawsuit by former host Andrea Tantaros, saying her claims that “sock puppet” Twitter accounts were set u
WASHINGTON — A senior Education Department official in charge of managing federal student aid has resigned ahead of a House hearing. James Runcie submitted his resignation late Tuesday. No reason was
NEW YORK (AP) — New York state regulators have fined French bank BNP Paribas $350 million, alleging bank employees for years manipulated global currency markets to benefit themselves at the expense o
Ford will need a lot more than a new CEO to turn itself around. It can take a cue from General Electric and make some heavy investments in software and manufacturing technologies, and embrace the dig
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BENEDICTA, Maine — Maine’s governor is refusing to allow road signs to be installed for a new national monument, so supporters of the park are taking matters into their own hands. Fans of Katah
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MINSK – OSCE Special Envoy to the Trilateral Contact Group Martin Sajdik is concerned about an abrupt growth of the civilian toll in Donbas. Sajdik told reporters in Minsk on Wednesday, showing
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has said that three years after the start of the conflict in eastern Ukraine, several thousand people are still missing, although the exact number i
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The Opportunity Rover left Mars’s 'Cape Tribulation' after two and a half years of exploring and reached Perseverance Valley in early May. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland).     
The Gourmia GSI180 claims to make fruity desserts with the consistency of soft-serve ice cream, so we gave the machine a swirl.             
A Stanford University Medical Center study found many wearable technologies were inaccurate when it came to counting calories.             
A spooky video has captured a strange floating orb and a ghost-like figure rushing towards the camera in an old haunted cottage. It is not clear where the footage was shot.
Experts studying ochre, from which Middle Stone Age humans living in what is now Ethiopia used to make pigments 40,000 years ago, found that the rocks were used for over 4,500 years.
New photos reveal how a stretch of the scenic Pacific Coast Highway in tourist haven Big Sur is buried under one million tons of rock and dirt following California's largest mudslide Saturday
In the analysis, STAT News compared President Trump’s responses during 2017 Q&A sessions with on-air interviews over the last few decades. Experts say the changes could be a sign of cognitive declin
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Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin is touting new efforts to expand urgent mental health care to thousands of former service members with less-than-honorable discharges
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CALGARY - Speed and a pre-existing medical condition are considered factors in a Calgary collision that killed a pedestrian. Police say it appears the driver of a pickup truck suffered some ...
NEW YORK - Zika began spreading in Florida mosquitoes about three months before infections showed up in the Miami area last summer, and the virus likely was carried in by ......
Almost 300,000 cancer diagnoses were made in the UK in 2015, which is a rise of 22% from 2005, according to the Office for National Statistics. An ageing population is thought to be to blame.
Keytruda, made by Merck & Co, is a form of immunotherapy which targets solid tumors with certain biomarkers, rather than trying to target all kinds of tumors in one body part.
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MANILA, Philippines - There are intriguing possibilities awaiting WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao after his title defense against Jeff Horn in Brisb
MANILA, Philippines - Diego Dario hit a triple with 7.7 seconds left as University of the Philippines rallied past Emilio Aguinaldo College, 61-59, to stay u
MANILA, Philippines - Puerto Princesa City, the country’s Eco-Tourism Center, will stage two major international water sports events on May 28-30 with world-
Craig Shakespeare has flown to Monaco with Leicester’s staff and squad for a post-season debrief and will discuss his future with the club’s owners.
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LAS VEGAS, NV-- May 24, 2017) - StreamNet, Inc. is proud to announce that on May 12, 2017 the SEC declared StreamNet’s offering under Regulation A+ had been qualified
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