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DMV mistake 'junks' expensive car, has huge ripple effect on Marin County man's life

25 minutes ago   |   ABC

The DMV has been rocked with turmoil lately, with questions about motor-voter registrations, REAL ID verification - and those long lines. Now a Marin County man reports a more...
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Food safety falls short, consumer group says

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

“Americans should be confident that their food is safe and uncontaminated,” the report reads.
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Reality Check: Legalizing Marijuana In Minnesota

Reality Check: Legalizing Marijuana In Minnesota

3 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Minnesota lawmakers got their first look this week at the emotional debate over legalizing marijuana. Governor Tim Walz says he would like to see hearings this...
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Consumer giants spurn risks to chase online subscribers

3 hours ago   |   Reuters

Major consumer companies including Unilever , Procter & Gamble and Nestle are chasing consumers who want food and household goods delivered automatically, even though this kind...
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Elizabeth Warren Wants Wells Fargo to be Expelled From College Campuses

3 hours ago   |   Fortune

Senator Elizabeth Warren said Jan. 17 that Wells Fargo “does not belong on college campuses” following her review of a long-delayed Consumer Financial Protection Bureau report...
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The FDA Is Trying to Make It Easier for Drug Companies to Provide Over-the-Counter Opioid Overdose Antidote

6 hours ago   |   Time

The Food and Drug Administration is trying to make it easier for drug companies to make nonprescription versions of opioid overdose antidote naloxone. The agency has created...
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Tim Cook Thinks Consumers Should Have More Control Over Their Data

6 hours ago   |   Fortune

Tim Cook thinks we all deserve privacy online. In an article penned by the Apple CEO Thursday in Time , he attempts to explain how we can get it. "This problem is solvable-it...
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Zales and Kay Parent Signet Hints at Store Closings After Weak Holiday Season

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

There are fresh signs that this wasn't such a holly jolly Christmas for many retailers after all. Signet Jewelers, sig the owner of the Kay Jewelers, Zales and Jared chains, on...
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Morgan Stanley is on the hunt for a 'Healthcare Expedia' it estimates could save $800 billion, and it thinks Amazon, Berkshire, and JPMorgan will be the ones to build it

Morgan Stanley is on the hunt for a 'Healthcare Expedia' it estimates could save $800 billion, and it thinks Amazon, Berkshire, and JPMorgan will be the ones to build it

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Morgan Stanley said in a research report that it expects a "Healthcare Expedia" to be responsible for wiping out a lot of the waste in the industry, to the tune of an estimated...
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Satya Nadella gave a nod to a rumor about a new Microsoft bundle

8 hours ago   |   CNBC

A consumer version of Microsoft 365 is on the way, almost two years after Microsoft unveiled a version of the bundle for workers.
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'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for...

'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for planned trip abroad

On Thursday the president denied the House speaker an aircraft for a planned trip abroad. Read more ...

Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen says Trump directed him to pay for poll...

Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen says Trump directed him to pay for poll rigging

President Donald Trump's former "fixer" Michael Cohen said he paid the head of a small technology company thousands in 2015 to rig online polls at "the direction of and for the... Read more ...

Police: Man made bomb in sushi restaurant, claimed threats aren't taken...

Police: Man made bomb in sushi restaurant, claimed threats aren't taken 'seriously'

Police say a man built a bomb inside a sushi restaurant because “people don't take these types of threats seriously.” Read more ...

Government may have split up thousands more migrant families than initially...

Government may have split up thousands more migrant families than initially reported

A federal report found that family separations were occurring before the spring of last year, when the administration announced its "zero tolerance" policy on the southwest border. Read more ...

Ashleigh Barty into 4th round at Australian Open

Ashleigh Barty into 4th round at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia - Local favorite Ashleigh Barty became the first player through to the fourth round at the Australian Open with a 7-5, 6-1 win over Maria Sakkari at Rod... Read more ...

Tim Tebow invited back to Mets' major league spring training

Tim Tebow invited back to Mets' major league spring training

Tebow played his first professional season in 2017 after spending three seasons in the NFL. Read more ...

Trump Cancels Pelosi's Trip Abroad

Trump Cancels Pelosi's Trip Abroad

President Trump, it appears, is working on a new travel ban -and this one is aimed at House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. On Thursday, the President sent Pelosi a letter saying that he... Read more ...

Driver in crash that killed family of 5 had blood alcohol level nearly 4...

Driver in crash that killed family of 5 had blood alcohol level nearly 4 times legal limit

A suspected drunken driver heading the wrong way on an interstate in Kentucky struck a vehicle carrying five family members from Michigan. Read more ...

Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him...

Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him to postpone SOTU

President Donald Trump sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi cancelling her government trip to Belgium, Egypt, and Afghanistan, citing the ongoing partial government... Read more ...

Trump cancels delegation's trip to Davos due to shutdown

Trump cancels delegation's trip to Davos due to shutdown

President Trump has canceled his administration's trip to Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum next week. The White House released a statement on Thursday that said... Read more ...