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Why Are Nonprofit Hospitals So Highly Profitable?

56 seconds ago   |   NY Times

These institutions receive tax exemptions for community benefits that often don't really exist.
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Twitter is testing a system that lets users label false or misleading tweets by politicians, taking a cue from sites like Wikipedia and Reddit

Twitter is testing a system that lets users label false or misleading tweets by politicians, taking a cue from sites like Wikipedia and Reddit

6 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Twitter is testing a new feature that would show warnings below tweets from politicians and public figures that have been flagged as misleading by users, according to NBC News...
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SFMOMA offering free admission Thursday in honor of Black History Month

30 minutes ago   |   ABC

HEY, ART LOVERS! You can go to the SFMOMA for free on Thursday to check out the work of photographer Dawoud Bey, who uses the camera to depict communities and histories that...
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World community must help Venezuela to end humanitarian crisis - Lima Group bloc

44 minutes ago   |   National Post

GATINEAU - The world needs to stop the humanitarian crisis in Venezuela, hit by political conflict and a collapsing economy, members of the Lima Group regional bloc said on...
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New Orleans Woman Struck and Killed by Mardi Gras Float During Parade

44 minutes ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

New Orleans is mourning the death of a woman who was run over by a parade float as the city celebrates the season leading up to Mardi Gras. Police are still investigating the...
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Bay Area Black Youth Tech-A-Thon equips kids for jobs in technology, arts in Silicon Valley

48 minutes ago   |   ABC

An educational program based in the Silicon Valley inspires African American children to pursue jobs and business opportunities around science, tecnology engineering, arts and...
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US, Japanese, Australian forces train together during Pacific Defender 20-1

US, Japanese, Australian forces train together during Pacific Defender 20-1

52 minutes ago   |   Air Force

Pacific Defender 20-1, which was hosted by the 736th Security Forces Squadron Commando Warrior flight, is the first in a region-wide series of security forces-centric exercises...
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Two Patriots veterans back free agencies of Tom Brady, Devin McCourty

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

BOSTON - Until Wednesday night, Patriots safety Patrick Chung had gone the entire offseason without facing the questions most in the NFL have asked or been asked over the past...
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REUTERS SPORTS SCHEDULE AT 7.30 p.m. GMT/2.30 p.m. ET

1 hour ago   |   National Post

Here are the top sports stories and upcoming coverage plans for Reuters text service as of 7.30 p.m. GMT/2.30 p.m. ET. For a full schedule of news and events, go to our...
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Colby Covington on why he didn't wrestle Kamaru Usman at UFC 245: 'I was beating him up so easily standing'

Colby Covington on why he didn't wrestle Kamaru Usman at UFC 245: 'I was beating him up so easily standing'

1 hour ago   |   MMAjunkie

The fight between Kamaru Usman and Colby Covington turned out to be a classic, but it didn't play out the way most expected it to. UFC welterweight champion Usman faced former...
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Roger Stone sentenced to 40 months in federal prison for obstruction, false...

Roger Stone sentenced to 40 months in federal prison for obstruction, false statements, and witness tampering

A federal judge sentenced the longtime former GOP strategist and Trump ally Roger Stone on Thursday to serve 40 months in prison. He was also sentenced to pay a $20,000 fine... Read more ...

KFC releasing its fried chicken and donut sandwich nationwide

KFC releasing its fried chicken and donut sandwich nationwide

Chicken and donut lovers rejoyce! Read more ...

Nearly 6 million kids water bottles recalled again due to a choking hazard

Nearly 6 million kids water bottles recalled again due to a choking hazard

This marks the second time these water bottles were recalled and includes the replacement lids that were provided in the first recall. Read more ...

Morgan Stanley to buy online-brokerage giant E-Trade for $13 billion

Morgan Stanley to buy online-brokerage giant E-Trade for $13 billion

Morgan Stanley agreed on Thursday to acquire the online brokerage E-Trade for $13 billion in an all-stock transaction. The takeover will help Morgan Stanley offer self-service... Read more ...

Video shows inmate falling through ceiling while trying to escape from jail

Video shows inmate falling through ceiling while trying to escape from jail

An Ohio inmate was caught on camera as surveillance video captured a woman's attempt to escape from a jail waiting room. Read more ...

Bath & Body Works is now a standalone company - we visited a store and saw...

Bath & Body Works is now a standalone company - we visited a store and saw why it's been L Brands' secret weapon

Bath & Body Works is now a standalone brand after parent company L Brands announced on Thursday it had sold a majority stake in Victoria's Secret to the private-equity firm... Read more ...

Roger Stone Sentenced To More Than 3 Years Amid Furor Over Trump And DOJ

Roger Stone Sentenced To More Than 3 Years Amid Furor Over Trump And DOJ

President Trump's political adviser was found guilty on all counts by a federal jury last year after he was charged with lying to Congress and obstructing its investigation. Read more ...

Marshall-ECU game date moved, will honor 1970 crash victims

Marshall-ECU game date moved, will honor 1970 crash victims

GREENVILLE, N.C. - Marshall and East Carolina will open the 2020 football season a week earlier than scheduled to accommodate a national television broadcast marking the 50th... Read more ...

Man stabbed in north London mosque - UK police

Man stabbed in north London mosque - UK police

A knifeman that reportedly ran into a north London mosque and stabbed a man in the neck on Thursday has been arrested, the Metropolitan Police have confirmed. According to... Read more ...

Sy Sperling, founder of Hair Club for Men, dead at 78

Sy Sperling, founder of Hair Club for Men, dead at 78

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Hair Club for Men founder Sy Sperling, famous for the TV commercials where he proclaimed “I'm not only the Hair Club president but I'm also a client,”... Read more ...