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Veterans group demands apology after Trump said traumatic brain injuries from Iranian attack are ‘not very serious’

The Veterans of Foreign Wars is demanding that President Donald Trump apologize for downplaying traumatic brain injuries sustained by US service members in Iraq after…

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The End of 10-Digit ISBNs

Bowker, the company that provides ISBNs (International Standard Book Numbers), has announced plans to introduce a new prefix, 979, for its 13-digit identifiers, because the…

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Photos of the Week: Impeachment Trial, Virtual Singer, Bat Clinic

The annual Women’s March in New York City, the Tour Down Under cycling event in Australia, a firefighting robot in India, anti-government protests in Iraq,…

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Pompeo Won’t Say Whether He Owes Yovanovitch An Apology. ‘I’ve Done What’s Right’

As the State Department faces ongoing questions over Marie Yovanovitch’s treatment as U.S. envoy to Ukraine, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tells NPR, “I’ve defended…

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Gilbert HOA board may fine Val Vista Lakes residents $250 per day over critical social media posts

Several residents of Gilbert’s Val Vista Lakes are being targeted by their HOA over what it views as negative, critical or defamatory online posts.

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Adam Schiff Closing Argument

Congressman Adam Schiff: “We believe we will have made the case overwhelmingly of the President’s guilt. He has done what he’s charged with… but I…

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‘Take her out’: Recording appears to capture Trump at private dinner saying he wants Ukraine ambassador fired

President Donald Trump was apparently heard discussing firing Ukraine ambassador Marie Yovanovitch during a 2018 dinner,.

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US Space Force logo looks like one from Star Trek

George Takei, star of the original 1960s Star Trek TV series, is jokingly demanding royalties.

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Bipartisan bill would scale back key section of the Patriot Act

While it wouldn’t repeal Section 215 wholly, it would put new limits on it.

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The Hustlers at Scores – JESSICA PRESSLER

In another life, Roselyn Keo might have liked to work on Wall Street. “I’m smart enough, I know,” she told me, sitting in the immaculate…

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This Is What We’ll See When Betelgeuse Really Does Go Supernova

As the fabled star continues to dim, the world holds its breath and hopes. Here’s what’s in store when the fateful day arrives.

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The IRS Decided to Get Tough Against Microsoft. Microsoft Got Tougher. — ProPublica

For years, the company has moved billions in profits to Puerto Rico to avoid taxes. When the IRS pushed it to pay, Microsoft protested that…

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Detroit man settles race discrimination lawsuit, then bank won’t cash his check

Detroit man had just received his settlement check from a race discrimination lawsuit. But when he went to the bank to deposit it, police were…

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ICE Dangerously Lowered Its Standards for Immigrant Detention Centers and Hoped You Didn’t Notice

In a switch that went largely unnoticed over the holidays, the Trump administration made life more harsh for detained migrants

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U.S. drinking water widely contaminated with ‘forever chemicals’: environment watchdog

The contamination of U.S. drinking water with man-made “forever chemicals&q…

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Trump tapes help incriminate the President at his own trial

Can’t get a new witness? Call Donald J. Trump. Republicans might be blocking new testimony in the Senate trial but Democratic impeachment managers keep returning…

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Trump Brags About Concealing Impeachment Evidence: ‘We Have All the Material, They Don’t’

The president says impeachment is going well and that he has been watching from Davos

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Report: Bezos’ phone uploaded GBs of personal data after getting Saudi prince’s WhatsApp message

The gigabytes-big data grab allegedly came over WhatsApp text from Mohammed bin Salman.

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Trump inaugural committee sued for ‘grossly overpaying’ president’s Washington hotel

‘In this case, we are seeking to recover the nonprofit funds that were improperly funnelled directly to the Trump family business’

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Official LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga Trailer

A brand new decade. A brand new game. LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga arrives 2020! Welcome to the official LEGO channel where everything is…

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Baby Ryan “Sings” Thunderstruck

I recorded my son making baby noises, figured out the notes he made, and arranged them into “Thunderstruck” by AC/DC

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#ILikeBernie trends after Hillary Clinton says “nobody likes” Bernie Sanders

“Thanks for the motivation. Every time you trash him, I will give more,” Los Angeles Chargers running back Justin Jackson tweeted.

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NPR Poll: Majority Of Americans Believe Trump Encourages Election Interference

More than 40% believe the U.S. is not very prepared to keep this year’s election safe. The results paint a picture of a polarized electorate…

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The Worst Kind of Medical Debt

When treated at military hospitals, civilians can end up with tens of thousands of dollars in debt that the federal government relentlessly tries to collect.

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