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The best time to book holiday travel is right now

6 minutes ago   |   CNBC

It's not even Halloween, yet this is the best time to start planning for Christmas.
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This CEO is paying 600,000 strangers to help him build human-powered AI that's 'whole orders of magnitude better than Google'

This CEO is paying 600,000 strangers to help him build human-powered AI that's 'whole orders of magnitude better than Google'

6 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Hive is a Silicon Valley startup that's best known for its AI-powered image recognition system, with customers including NASCAR. The dirty little secret of artificial...
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The Beastie Boys have kept a giant penis is storage for 30 years

The Beastie Boys have kept a giant penis is storage for 30 years

32 minutes ago   |   New York Post

When the Beastie Boys first hit it big in 1987, they were seen as “Animal House” frat dudes, thanks to the video for first single “ Fight for Your Right ,” which became an MTV...
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The Latest: Federal police monitoring migrant caravan

48 minutes ago   |   National Post

CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico - The Latest on the caravan of Central American migrants hoping to reach the United States : 9:10 a.m. Three federal police units are escorting the...
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President Trump promises to bring the middle class a new tax cut by November, somehow

President Trump promises to bring the middle class a new tax cut by November, somehow

56 minutes ago   |   Think Progress

“Middle-income people” are set to be the beneficiaries of a brand, new round of tax cuts from Republicans on Capitol Hill, says Donald Trump, and the plan is to implement them...
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10/21 Pet of the Week: Macy

10/21 Pet of the Week: Macy

1 hour ago   |   WISN

Macy is available for adoption at the Wisconsin Humane Society's Milwaukee campus.
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Woman who fell off cliff to escape sex attack is now running the NYC marathon

Woman who fell off cliff to escape sex attack is now running the NYC marathon

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

Two years ago while fleeing an assailant in Thailand, Hannah Gavios fell 150 feet off a cliff and fractured her spine. There was a chance she might never walk again. Now the...
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Bus driver filmed breaking multiple traffic laws with special needs students on board

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV

GREENSBORO, N.C. - A school bus carrying students in North Carolina was filmed committing multiple dangerous traffic violations on Wednesday afternoon. Lance Parker was driving...
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From the archives: FOIA documents on the 1990 federal investigation into alleged anti-Asian discrimination in Harvard admissions

1 hour ago   |   Politico

From 1988 to 1990, the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights conducted an in-depth investigation into claims that Asian-American students were being...
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Coalition airstrike targets mosque used by Islamic State

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

AL-UDEID AIR BASE, Qatar - The U.S.-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group says an airstrike on a mosque in Syria targeted an insurgent command and control center and...
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No winner in Saturday's Powerball drawing; jackpot rises to $620 million

No winner in Saturday's Powerball drawing; jackpot rises to $620 million

It's another day, another shot at the jackpot. Read more ...

MLB postseason 2018: Three takeaways from Dodgers' pennant-clinching Game 7...

MLB postseason 2018: Three takeaways from Dodgers' pennant-clinching Game 7 win over Brewers

The Dodgers are heading back to the World Series for the second year in a row. Read more ...

Numbers announced for projected $470 million Powerball jackpot

Numbers announced for projected $470 million Powerball jackpot

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'We're not going to let them violate a nuclear agreement': Trump says US...

'We're not going to let them violate a nuclear agreement': Trump says US will pull out of security pact

President Donald Trump said he will pull the U.S. from the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty, which has constrained the U.S. from developing new weapons. Read more ...

Red Sox favored slightly over Dodgers in World Series

Red Sox favored slightly over Dodgers in World Series

LAS VEGAS - The Boston Red Sox opened as a slight favorite in this city's sports books to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers in the World Series. Read more ...

‘Their stories are all over the place': Trump backtracks from ‘credible'...

‘Their stories are all over the place': Trump backtracks from ‘credible' stance on Khashoggi killing

President Donald Trump retreated late Saturday from his stance that Saudi Arabia's story about the killing of journalist Jamaal Khashoggi inside their Turkish consulate was... Read more ...

Agent says Usain Bolt has contract offer, coach not aware

Agent says Usain Bolt has contract offer, coach not aware

SYDNEY - Usain Bolt's long-time agent Ricky Simms said Sunday that the eight-time Olympic sprint gold medalist had received an A-League contract offer from the Central Coast... Read more ...

Kevin Knox injury update: Knicks rookie expected to miss 2-4 weeks with...

Kevin Knox injury update: Knicks rookie expected to miss 2-4 weeks with ankle sprain

Knox was driving for a layup in the first quarter against the Celtics when he appeared to roll his ankle. Read more ...

Top Scot Skips Event That Risks 'Legitimizing' Bannon

Top Scot Skips Event That Risks 'Legitimizing' Bannon

Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has pulled out of an Edinburgh conference because former White House strategist Steve Bannon is scheduled to speak at the event. In a... Read more ...

Lakers, Rockets brawl in LA; Chris Paul, Rajon Rondo, Brandon Ingram the...

Lakers, Rockets brawl in LA; Chris Paul, Rajon Rondo, Brandon Ingram the principals

The Western Conference squads throw down in LeBron James' first home game as a Laker. Read more ...