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1 killed, 2 injured after shooting at apartment building in East Chicago

1 killed, 2 injured after shooting at apartment building in East Chicago

3 seconds ago   |   WGN TV

EAST CHICAGO, In. - One man was killed and two others were injured after a shooting in East Chicago. The shooting happened around 9 p.m. Monday at an apartment building in the...
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Polaris makes deal to bring EV to core ATV products

6 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

The 10-year partnership is with Zero Motorcycles to use its technology to develop the new products.
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Amazon unveils a way to pay with your palm in stores

8 minutes ago   |   CNBC

The palm-scanning technology, called Amazon One, connects shoppers' palm to a credit card to let them pay without waiting in line.
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U.S. senators aim to stop sale of drugs online by going after tech's legal immunity

40 minutes ago   |   National Post

WASHINGTON - Two U.S. senators on Tuesday introduced legislation that aims to stop the sale of opioids and illicit drugs online by amending a key federal law that protects...
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Bold feminist poster campaign strikes a chord in Paris and beyond

54 minutes ago   |   National Post

Paris - A feminist poster campaign in Paris that draws on street art techniques to denounce rape, sexual harassment and murder is striking a chord with city residents and...
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Giant robot moving in Japan harbor entrances millions on Twitter

1 hour ago   |   National Post

TOKYO - Videos showing an 18-meter robot in the Japanese harbor city of Yokohama have entranced the Twitterverse, pulling in more than 6 million views in the past week.
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The pandemic's ‘new poor:' Poverty in parts of Asia could rise for the first time in 20 years

1 hour ago   |   Fortune   |   2 articles

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . The coronavirus pandemic could push 38...
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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's a flying paramedic

1 hour ago   |   National Post

LONDON - Paramedics in England's remote, rugged Lake District region have been testing a jet suit that gets them to people in danger or distress in a fraction of the time it...
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UK short of homegrown lab technicians, other skilled workers, Johnson says

2 hours ago   |   National Post

LONDON - Britain has a shortage of homegrown lab technicians and other skilled workers including in construction, engineering and information technology, Prime Minister Boris...
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Ashley Madison: Extramarital affairs soar in pandemic with technology's help

Ashley Madison: Extramarital affairs soar in pandemic with technology's help

3 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Shortly after the lockdown began, the Ashley Madison “married dating” site saw an uptick in members, as people started having affairs during the pandemic. Today, more than...
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Bubble hockey champions: Tampa Bay Lightning win Stanley Cup

Bubble hockey champions: Tampa Bay Lightning win Stanley Cup

The Lightning beat the Dallas Stars 2-0 on Monday night to win the Stanley Cup and finish off the most unusual NHL postseason in history, staged nearly entirely in quarantine... Read more ...

President Trump, Joe Biden prepare to debate at a time of mounting crises

President Trump, Joe Biden prepare to debate at a time of mounting crises

The Tuesday night debate will offer a massive platform for President Trump and Joe Biden to outline their starkly different visions for a country facing multiple crises... Read more ...

Grand juror files motion calling on court to release all records in Breonna...

Grand juror files motion calling on court to release all records in Breonna Taylor investigation

A member of the grand jury has filed a motion calling for all records in the Breonna Taylor investigation to be released to the public. Read more ...

Police departments in multiple states report emergency call service outages

Police departments in multiple states report emergency call service outages

The outage was over in just minutes for many places, though the cause is not known. Read more ...

Census Bureau now says operations will conclude by Oct. 5

Census Bureau now says operations will conclude by Oct. 5

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced Monday evening that he intends to conclude the 2020 census on Oct. 5, more than three weeks earlier than expected after a federal judge... Read more ...

Breonna Taylor: Kentucky AG will release grand jury recording in case

Breonna Taylor: Kentucky AG will release grand jury recording in case

The Kentucky attorney general will release a recording of the grand jury proceedings in the Breonna Taylor case, a spokesman said hours after one of the jurors filed a court... Read more ...

California residents again face fire anguish as homes burn, more than 50,000...

California residents again face fire anguish as homes burn, more than 50,000 evacuated overnight

Northern California's wine country was on fire again Monday as strong winds fanned flames in the already scorched region, destroying homes and prompting overnight evacuation... Read more ...

Covering up 'their own failed efforts': Tehran debunks Saudi claims of...

Covering up 'their own failed efforts': Tehran debunks Saudi claims of busting Iranian-trained terrorist cell

Saudi Arabia claims to have uncovered an Iranian-trained terrorist cell, arresting 10 people and seizing a stash of weapons and explosives in a farmhouse. However, Tehran has... Read more ...

NFL Power Rankings for Week 4: Tom Brady has Buccaneers rising fast

NFL Power Rankings for Week 4: Tom Brady has Buccaneers rising fast

The clash between the last two league MVPs - and two of the top three teams in The Post's weekly NFL Power Rankings - turned out to be a one-sided affirmation of the defending... Read more ...

East Asia poverty to rise for first time in 20 years due to Covid-19...

East Asia poverty to rise for first time in 20 years due to Covid-19 pandemic - World Bank

A new report by the World Bank reveals that Covid-19 delivered a “triple shock” to the developing East Asia and Pacific region, with as many as 38 million people expected to... Read more ...