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  1. Civil rights veteran Rep. Lewis being honored in MississippiWed, 17 Jan 2018 04:11:59 GMT
    In this Nov. 29, 2017, file photo, Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., and other members of the House Democratic Caucus leave a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington. Lewis will speak at the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, months after refusing to join President Donald Trump there. More...
  2. Romney declines to say whether he'd run for Utah Senate seatTue, 16 Jan 2018 21:09:38 GMT
    Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney declined to say Tuesday whether he would run for the Utah Senate seat being vacated by Republican Orrin Hatch, telling reporters the "time will come" for him to make some kind of announcement. Romney, who moved to Utah after losing the 2012 presidential election, repeatedly demurred when asked at a gathering of about 1,000 Utah business leaders in Salt Lake City whether he would run for office. More...
  3. Democrat Phil Murphy replacing GOP Gov. Chris ChristieTue, 16 Jan 2018 18:51:17 GMT
    Former Wall Street executive Phil Murphy, assuming elected office for the first time, prepared Tuesday to be sworn in as New Jersey's 56th governor and return Democrats to full control of state government. "Today our great state turns a new page," Murphy said in a tweet that included a photo of him, his wife, Tammy, and their four children in a group hug. More...
  4. Leading Serb politician is shot dead in KosovoTue, 16 Jan 2018 13:59:40 GMT
    REVEALED: Starving children begged police for food when they were found chained to their beds after brave sister escaped and called cops who arrested their reclusive, bankrupt parents 'It was odd at that time of night': Housewife reveals bizarre encounter with thin, pale children just weeks before police found them shackled to their beds Three-year-old girl dies after being mauled by her pitbull called Remington just five days after her father bought the dog from a friend REVEALED: Ivy League student, 19, 'killed by a former classmate' had been stabbed more than 20 times before his body was found buried in a shallow grave 'The poverty of an aspiring immigrant's nation is as irrelevant as their race': Mitt Romney's thinly-veiled MLK Day swipe at Trump over his 's***hole countries' scandal Sundance Film Festival creates a new code of conduct amid Hollywood's sexual assault scandal as ... (more) More...
  5. Bannon poised to testify before US intelligence committeeTue, 16 Jan 2018 09:10:43 GMT
    The US House Intelligence Committee is poised to question Steve Bannon, the one-time confidant and chief strategist to President Donald Trump, following his spectacular fall from power after accusing the president's son and others of "treasonous" behaviour for taking a meeting with Russians during the 2016 campaign. Bannon is scheduled to testify before the panel on Tuesday, according to a person familiar with the committee's plans. More...
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  1. Facebook is a 'living, breathing crime scene,' says one former tech insiderTue, 16 Jan 2018 20:39:00 GMT
    Three Silicon Valley insiders, including Mark Zuckerberg's former mentor, are sounding off on what they say is Facebook's failure to protect users. More...
  2. EPA eases path for new chemicals, raising health fearsWed, 17 Jan 2018 13:32:25 GMT
    After EPA streamlines approval process, critics say that the agency is skipping vital steps that protect the public from hazardous chemicals. More...
  3. Consumer watchdog considering repeal of payday lending ruleTue, 16 Jan 2018 22:58:00 GMT
    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is reconsidering a payday lending rules. Annual interest rates on loans can exceed 300 percent. More...
  4. Five ways for small businesses to reduce employee healthcare costsTue, 16 Jan 2018 22:15:43 GMT
    Employee healthcare is one of the highest costs that businesses pay annually. Here are five ways to use employee wellness programs to save. More...
  5. A new editor brings new ideas to a predictable Vanity FairTue, 16 Jan 2018 21:25:15 GMT
    The new editor of Vanity Fair will have to confront the slow speed of monthly print magazines, and find new ways to increase digital revenues. More...
  6. Dow Jones hits 26,000 mark just 12 days after breaking 25,000Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:45:00 GMT
    The Dow hit the 26,000 mark for the first time, as fourth-quarter earnings kicked into high gear. More...
  7. No more airbrushing for CVS's beauty product adsTue, 16 Jan 2018 12:32:58 GMT
    The nation's largest drugstore chain said it would stop "materially" retouching models in ads for its store-brand beauty products by 2020. More...
  8. Airbus puts A380 superjumbo on death row amid weak salesMon, 15 Jan 2018 10:51:34 GMT
    Airbus announced it outsripped rival Boeing in overall aircraft sales last year, but could abandon the double-decker A380 without a further order from Emirates. More...
  9. 28 injured as floor collapses at Indonesia Stock ExchangeMon, 15 Jan 2018 06:57:00 GMT
    Social media images showed a mangled metal structure that had collapsed near the entrance to the multi-story Indonesian Stock Exchange. More...
  10. This former identity thief now fights the crimes he helped perfectMon, 15 Jan 2018 02:13:54 GMT
    Identity theft is about to get much worse, warns this former identity thief. More...