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Don’t plan on that medical marijuana apprenticeship just yet. If you’re applying for a state college scholarship program, plan to go to class full-time. And Nevada business owners won̵
California-based Monkeylectric has been in business for 10 years, convincing night cyclists that front and back lights are inadequate and that they need bright side lighting, too.
William Durr, the first of eight victims killed in a shooting rampage over the weekend, is memoralized at a service in Brookhaven.              
New York City's mayor says a Puerto Rican nationalist recently freed from prison has agreed to step aside from any formal role in the city's Puerto Rican Day parade. Democratic Mayor ......
Coming soon after it announced a partnership to test driverless vehicles with Lyft, Waymo's semi-truck program appears to target yet another application of autonomous tech Uber set its sites on.
Sales are growing quickly for the popular meal delivery service, but losses are also mounting. The company is moving to go public while markets are near record highs.
It was organized chaos — young people in hard hats and safety goggles bashing tin, grinding metal and using giant electric saws to slice through brick and lumber inside the ......
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There’s a joke among Pleasant Ridge residents that once you move to this charming little enclave in southern Oakland County, you stay. You just move within the city. Barb and Sean Stokes are no except
It's not always easy to land a table at metro Detroit's hottest dining spots. But the Free Press and the Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers have a great option for foodies: the Top 10 Takeover dining series.
Ladybug giveaways, weekend gardening seminars at English Gardens; Juried show Art On The Grand in Farmington             
Kathy Griffin and Stacey Dash are among the many celebs who have faced waves of criticisms after voicing their political opinion.             
Yogis try day after day to improve their practice and now Wearable X is offering yoga pants embedded with electronics meant to help finesse their alignment. With the help of 50-plus yoga instructo
OXON HILL, Md. (Reuters) - Competitors in the final rounds of the Scripps National Spelling Bee picked their way along a precarious lifeline of consonants and vowels on Thursday as they eyed a...
The goal of fitness guru Taryn Toomey’s The Class is to train the mind to create new ways to respond — rather than react in the moment .             
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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — From coal country to the ports of Maine to the wind farms of the West Coast, Americans react to President Donald Trump's announcement Thursday that he's pulling the country out
Fiji's prime minister, who will chair an annual climate summit in Germany in November, says he's deeply disappointed by President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord. Bai
The "covfefe" phenomenon is all too real, thanks to President Donald Trump. But what does it even mean? After midnight on Wednesday, Trump got back into the groove of deriding the press. In doing so,
The ride-hailing service, which said last week it had taken excess driver commissions, received complaints as early as 2015 and took steps to revise its contract.
A conservative billionaire wants to build the America's biggest wind farm in Wyoming and send the clean electricity to California.             
Trump's decision to withdraw the US from the Paris climate accord prompts billionaire tech giant Elon Musk and Disney CEO Robert Iger to step down from the President's Council.
Clinton has been increasingly vocal in her criticism of Trump as she ramps up her public appearances after several months of laying low following her bruising defeat. Walt Disney Company Chairman an
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(Reuters) - U.S.-owned power generator Tennessee Valley Authority said on Thursday it expects to continue cutting carbon emissions and reducing energy costs by producing more power with natural gas an
SEATTLE (Reuters) - A Delaware-sized iceberg is very close to splitting off from one of the largest ice shelves in Antarctica, scientists say, after a fast-growing crack stretched to within 8 miles (1
PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. - A Saskatchewan woman who briefly dated Elizabeth Wettlaufer said she figured the woman was a bit off, but "I didn't know she was that far off." Sheila ......
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California Governor Jerry Brown said on Thursday he will discuss merging carbon trading markets in his state and China when he travels to Asia later this week, a sign of the
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Thursday said he will withdraw the United States from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, a move that fulfilled a major campaig
(Reuters) - U.S. federal energy regulatory commissioners said they were "troubled" that Ohio found signs of diesel fuel in drilling fluid samples near a spill that occurred during Energy Transfer Part
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York analyzed baby teeth from 16 pairs of identical and fraternal twins, with at least one sibling who had an ASD diagnosis by about 18 years old.
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India lost the tag of the fastest growing economy to China in the March quarter with a GDP growth of 6.1 per cent, which pulled down the 2016-17 expansion to 7.1 per cent.
World leaders closed ranks Thursday, vowing to press on with the fight against global warming, even as President Trump said he was pulling the United States out of a landmark climate agreement. In
SERIES Girl Starter The aspiring female entrepreneurs vie for a prize package worth $100,000 in this competition series’ freshman-season finale. 7 p.m. TLC Ginormous Food Host Josh Denny tries a
Below Walt Disney Concert Hall, down the block from the line forming outside the Broad Museum, sits the deepest point in Los Angeles’ subway system. When it’s completed, the Bunker Hill station wi
The medical innovation known as an InternalBrace that could help Mike Trout expedite the projected six-to-eight week recovery timeline for his torn left thumb ligament is encouraging but somewhat
The Black Eyed Peas are once again a trio. Amid rampant speculation that Fergie was phasing herself out of the hip-hop/pop group, its members have confirmed the singer has indeed departed. “Fergie
A jury Thursday found three Northern California correctional officers guilty of second-degree murder in the 2015 fatal beating of a mentally ill inmate. After a two-month trial, Santa Clara County
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CC Sabathia pitched effectively into the seventh inning and Gary Sanchez hit two home runs as the New York Yankees roughed up Marco Estrada early in
Harbaugh and his staff will kick things off Friday, participating in a camp at Mercer University in Macon, Georgia.             
McCloskey, who served as GM from 1979-92, had been suffering from Alzheimer’s disease in recent years.             
Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant and ‘Bachelorette’ star Rachel Lindsay had a “pretty serious relationship” while they were students... Read More »
Dolphins safety Michael Thomas wouldn’t commit to continuing to kneel during the national anthem, as he did all last season, but the team captain said his desire to become more socially involved has g
The Miami Dolphins are tinkering with a position switch for Walt Aikens. Aikens, one of Miami’s top special teams performers, spent the first three years of his NFL career as a safety. However, he’s b
Dolphins defensive end William Hayes, a personable nine-year veteran, is known for his unconventional beliefs: He’s not sure man has ever been to the moon, he thinks mermaids might exist, and he’s ver
After going from worst to first in the American Athletic Conference, the UCF baseball team is ready for its next challenge: a return trip to the NCAA Tournament. The Knights (40-20, 15-9 in AAC) will
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GDP growth of 7-8% #39;fairly reasonable#39;, says Arun Jaitley

India lost the tag of the fastest growing economy to China in the March quarter with a GDP growth of 6.1 per cent, which pulled down the 2016-17 expansion to 7.1 per cent.
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World, U.S. and business leaders mostly condemn Trump’s decision to leave Paris climate agreement

World leaders closed ranks Thursday, vowing to press on with the fight against global warming, even as President Trump said he was pulling the United States out of a landmark climate agreement. In
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Friday's TV highlights: The 76th Peabody Awards on KOCE

SERIES Girl Starter The aspiring female entrepreneurs vie for a prize package worth $100,000 in this competition series’ freshman-season finale. 7 p.m. TLC Ginormous Food Host Josh Denny tries a
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Monstrous tunnel-boring machine makes history at the lowest point in L.A.'s transit system

Below Walt Disney Concert Hall, down the block from the line forming outside the Broad Museum, sits the deepest point in Los Angeles’ subway system. When it’s completed, the Bunker Hill station wi
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Procedure performed on Angels' Trout is 'a little controversial,' medical expert says

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Fergie departs the Black Eyed Peas to focus on solo project

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3 Northern California officers guilty of murder in beating death of inmate

A jury Thursday found three Northern California correctional officers guilty of second-degree murder in the 2015 fatal beating of a mentally ill inmate. After a two-month trial, Santa Clara County
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Ducks and assistant coach Paul MacLean mutually part ways

The Ducks and assistant coach Paul MacLean have “mutually parted ways” following the expiration of MacLean’s contract, the team announced Thursday. MacLean spent the last two seasons with the Duck
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Angelina Jolie buys the Cecil B. DeMille estate in Los Feliz

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Star-studded festivities planned for Canada Day long weekend in Ottawa

OTTAWA - Homegrown entertainers from the worlds of stage and screen will converge in Ottawa over the Canada Day weekend for star-studded festivities celebrating the country's 150th birthday. Heritage
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The lottery is now open for permits to hike Yosemite's iconic Half Dome this summer

If you want to hike Half Dome this summer, start making plans. The cables that guide hikers the last 400 feet to the top of the Yosemite high point will be in place starting Friday. The lottery

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Hawaii fair organizers urge governor to waive wharf fees

WAILUKU, Hawaii - Fair organizers in Hawaii have said they hope to keep their events running amid rising shipping rates. Organizers met last week with government officials and decided to draft ...
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American Express to solely take over the Hilton credit card

NEW YORK - American Express will become the exclusive credit card issuer for Hilton Hotels, the company said Thursday, a major success for a business that has been facing increased ......
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JetBlue, Delta will test biometric boarding passes

Boarding passes could someday become quaint relics for air travelers. JetBlue Airways plans to test facial-recognition check-in for a few flights beginning later this month, and Delta Air Lines plans
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World's eeriest ghost towns

In Taiwan the futuristic seaside holiday resort Sanzhi Pod City looks like a creepy scene from an alien film, with UFO-shaped structures peppering the landscape.
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Great white shark circles man in a kayak in California

A kayaker at New Brighton Beach, California spotted a great white on May 22. The man said he saw the shark before he got into his kayak, but still proceeded to enter the water.
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Disney World attendance down in 2016, report says

All four of Walt Disney World’s theme parks had dips in total attendance for 2016, according to a report released by the Themed Entertainment Association and AECOM on Thursday.

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SeaWorld San Diego answers critics with a slow and boring new Orca Encounter show

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