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Facebook will reportedly launch cryptocurrency 'GlobalCoin' in 2020

Facebook will reportedly launch cryptocurrency 'GlobalCoin' in 2020

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Facebook is reportedly developing a digital payments system that will be rolled out in several countries by the first quarter of 2020. The BBC reported the company has been...
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Maryland pension cuts REITs out of portfolio

3 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Managers of the $52.7-billion fund announced last year that they would review its strategy regarding allocations to two REITs totaling $785.8 million, IPE Real Assets reported...
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Premier Legault to force the Caisse to purchase REM trains made in Quebec

4 hours ago   |   National Post

MONTREAL - Premier Francois Legault says his government will force the Caisse to purchase trains made in Quebec as part of the extension of Montreal's Reseau Express...
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Health care software CEO talks about training challenges facing health systems

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Activists raise privacy concern over Kenya's new biometric system

7 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

The new card will hold personal details about individuals and is costing taxpayers about $500m Everyone above the age of six will be expected to have one.
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North Carolina dad demands answers after daughter says teacher bullied her for weeks

7 hours ago   |   ABC   |   2 articles

A Cary father is demanding action from the Wake County Public School System after his daughter says she was harshly picked on and bullied by her high school math teacher over...
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The Pentagon has its own island off New York where nobody can go that's using to run war games for a giant cyber attack on power grid

The Pentagon has its own island off New York where nobody can go that's using to run war games for a giant cyber attack on power grid

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Every six months, DARPA stages mock cyber attacks a highly restricted island off the coast of New York. Specialists war game a major cyber attack of the power grid on Plum...
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US ambulance system on the verge of collapse

9 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

About 46 million rural Americans rely on volunteer ambulance services in which emergency medical technicians work for free.
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'Medicare for All' backers find biggest foe in their own backyard

'Medicare for All' backers find biggest foe in their own backyard

9 hours ago   |   Politico

Democrats who've made "Medicare for All" a top health care priority are running up against their toughest opponent yet: their own neighborhood hospitals. The...
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How Silicon Valley gamed the world's toughest privacy rules

How Silicon Valley gamed the world's toughest privacy rules

9 hours ago   |   Politico

When Europe's tough privacy rules came into force on May 25, 2018, policymakers and industry executives expected a series of dominoes would soon start to fall. Global...
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President Trump arrives in Tokyo for state visit, golf and sumo

President Trump arrives in Tokyo for state visit, golf and sumo

Under the threat of potentially devastating U.S. tariffs on autos, Japan was ready to roll out the newest phase of its charm offensive targeting President Donald Trump as it... Read more ...

2 suspected of dismembering California man arrested in China

2 suspected of dismembering California man arrested in China

A couple suspected of killing a man and dismembering his body in California has been arrested in China and returned to the United States to face prosecution. Read more ...

Springer placed on 10-day IL with left hamstring injury

Springer placed on 10-day IL with left hamstring injury

HOUSTON - The Houston Astros placed outfielder George Springer on the 10-day injured list Saturday with a left hamstring strain. Read more ...

Person bitten by alligator at Fay Lake Wilderness Park

Person bitten by alligator at Fay Lake Wilderness Park

Brevard County officials said a female had significant bite injuries and was flown to a trauma center. Read more ...

Flood Of State Laws Banning Abortion Could Hand Democrats A Political Weapon

Flood Of State Laws Banning Abortion Could Hand Democrats A Political Weapon

Alabama's abortion ban animated Democrats, but Trump and other Republicans seeking re-election have distanced themselves from it. Read more ...

Gabrielle Union says she would've voted for Klay Thompson over husband...

Gabrielle Union says she would've voted for Klay Thompson over husband Dwyane Wade for All-NBA team

Thompson didn't make this year's All-NBA teams, and he had a strong reaction when he found out the news. Read more ...

Celtic beats Hearts in Cup final to win 'triple treble'

Celtic beats Hearts in Cup final to win 'triple treble'

GLASGOW, Scotland - Celtic wrapped up a domestic treble for an unprecedented third straight season after beating Hearts 2-1 in the Scottish Cup final on Saturday. Read more ...

2020 Candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar Releases Plan To Help US Farmers

2020 Candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar Releases Plan To Help US Farmers

MINNEAPOLIS - Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has come out with a plan to help farmers that includes raising the debt limit on farm bankruptcies and increasing... Read more ...

Trump administration used loophole to sell $7B worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia

Trump administration used loophole to sell $7B worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia

The Trump administration used an emergency loophole in an arms control export law to kickstart $7 billion of weapons to Saudi Arabia. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo notified... Read more ...

Hamilton takes Monaco GP pole; another bad day for Ferrari

Hamilton takes Monaco GP pole; another bad day for Ferrari

MONACO - Lewis Hamilton beat teammate Valtteri Bottas to take pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday, while Ferrari slipped down the grid after another... Read more ...