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Kremlin says Syria beheading video is not linked to Russian forces

2 minutes ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - The Kremlin on Thursday distanced itself from a video showing four Russian-speaking men torturing, stabbing and beheading a Syrian man in 2017 and said the incident...
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Celonis raises $290 million for AI-powered process mining at $2.5 billion valuation

Celonis raises $290 million for AI-powered process mining at $2.5 billion valuation

8 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

Process mining company Celonis raised $290 million to bring its valuation to $2.5 billion. The funding will be used to expand Celonis into automation.
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‘OK Boomer' Captures the Tension Between Young and Old. Must It Be So Dismissive?

10 minutes ago   |   Time

The young people now in high school, college and just spilling out into the workplace, part of Generation Z, are frustrated, angry and scared. In 2019, their exasperation broke...
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Walmart is reportedly opening 500 stores in China, doubling its store count

Walmart is reportedly opening 500 stores in China, doubling its store count

34 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Walmart reportedly has plans to open 500 new stores in China in the next five to seven years. The news was first reported by Chinese newspaper, China Daily, and later followed...
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'You are a hero': Video shows man running toward burning car to save person trapped inside

'You are a hero': Video shows man running toward burning car to save person trapped inside

42 minutes ago   |   KETV

WATCH: A man ran toward a burning car to save the person inside.
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Chinese state media denies torture of ex-UK consulate staff

58 minutes ago   |   ABC News

China's ruling Communist Party's newspaper has published surveillance video which it says proves the guilt of a former British Consulate employee in Hong Kong who was detained...
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N3twork raises $40 milllion for platform to help mobile games gain traction

N3twork raises $40 milllion for platform to help mobile games gain traction

58 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

N3twork, the maker of the hit mobile game Legendary, has raised $40 million for its live games publishing platform, which helps mobile game developers scale up.
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How Video Games Can Teach Us to Play Well with Others

1 hour ago   |   Scientific American

What I learned from a game that brings the phenomenon of implicit bias vividly to life
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6 Classic TV Series Left Out of the Streaming Boom

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

Some of best shows in history, like “Homicide: Life on the Street” and “Thirtysomething,” can't be streamed.
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Late Night Is Tickled by Gordon Sondland's Impeachment Testimony

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

“In order to catch a selfish, idiotic hotel business guy, you have to send a selfish, idiotic hotel business guy,” Samantha Bee joked Wednesday.
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Impeachment hearings continue with 2 more witnesses after Sondland testimony

Impeachment hearings continue with 2 more witnesses after Sondland testimony

Laura Cooper, a deputy assistant secretary of defense, and David Hale, a State Department official are testifying Wednesday evening. Read more ...

Charles Schwab eyes purchase of TD Ameritrade: reports

Charles Schwab eyes purchase of TD Ameritrade: reports

Charles Schwab is in talks to buy TD Ameritrade - a blockbuster brokerage deal that could be announced as early as Thursday, reports said. Schwab, headquartered in San... Read more ...

AP FACT CHECK: Claims from the Democratic debate

AP FACT CHECK: Claims from the Democratic debate

Ten Democrats seeking the presidency battled it out Wednesday night in a debate just over two months before the primary voting begins. Read more ...

With Leonard and George playing, Clippers edge Celtics in OT

With Leonard and George playing, Clippers edge Celtics in OT

LOS ANGELES - Lou Williams scored 27 points, Kawhi Leonard and Paul George combined for 42 points in their first game together for the Clippers, and Los Angeles rallied to edge... Read more ...

A Hollywood executive wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman in a biopic

A Hollywood executive wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman in a biopic

The screenwriter of the film said that when someone suggested Julia Roberts could not play the role, the executive responded, "It was so long ago. No one is going to know the... Read more ...

Colts vs. Texans odds, prediction, betting trends for 'Thursday Night Football'

Colts vs. Texans odds, prediction, betting trends for 'Thursday Night Football'

Here's everything to know about betting on Colts vs. Texans in Week 12, including updated odds, trends and our expert's prediction for "Thursday Night Football." Read more ...

Democratic congressman gets applause for getting Gordon Sondland to say an...

Democratic congressman gets applause for getting Gordon Sondland to say an investigation into the Bidens would benefit Trump

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney won applause during Wednesday's impeachment hearing for a line of questioning that led to US Ambassador to the EU Gordon Sondland saying that a... Read more ...

Democratic Debate: Buttigieg looks to prove his staying power

Democratic Debate: Buttigieg looks to prove his staying power

Mayor Pete Buttigieg tops Iowa presidential caucus polls, and now he'll face the scrutiny that comes with his climb as Democrats gather for their fifth 2020 primary debate. Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein victims are pressuring Prince Andrew to give evidence to the...

Jeffrey Epstein victims are pressuring Prince Andrew to give evidence to the FBI after his pledge to help investigate his former friend

Lawyers representing the alleged victims of Jeffrey Epstein spoke out urging Prince Andrew to offer information to law enforcement in the US about any evidence he may have... Read more ...

President Trump responds to Sondland's testimony, insists he wanted...

President Trump responds to Sondland's testimony, insists he wanted 'nothing' from Ukraine

President Donald Trump is insisting that he wanted "nothing'' from Ukraine and declared that impeachment hearings should be brought to an end. Read more ...