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Boo the popular Pomeranian dies of broken heart, owners say

4 hours ago   |   ABC

Boo, who was known as the "world's cutest dog," died at the age of 12, his owners announced in an Instagram post.
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The Latest: Congo's internet service is back after 20 days

8 hours ago   |   ABC News

The Latest: People in Congo say internet service is back, 20 days after post-vote shutdown
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Tron's 28-year-old CEO wants to use blockchain games and BitTorrent to decentralize the internet

Tron's 28-year-old CEO wants to use blockchain games and BitTorrent to decentralize the internet

9 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Justin Sun is the 28-year-old founder of Tron, a blockchain-based cryptocurrency platform that is integrating crypto into BitTorrent.
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10YearChallenge: Harmless Trend or Boon to Facial Recognition Technology?

9 hours ago   |   NY Times

The meme encourages people to post a photo of themselves from 10 years and one from today. It's just a drop in a big bucket of data Facebook has already amassed.
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Social Media Star Boo, ‘World's Cutest Dog,' Dies at 12

9 hours ago   |   Fortune

Internet sensation ‘Boo,' a Pomeranian who was dubbed in 2011 as the world's cutest dog died Friday morning at the age of 12. In a Facebook post , Boo's owners informed the...
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The Hudson Yards mall is going to look like your internet browser

13 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

A floor at the new Hudson Yards mall will be filled with companies that started as online-only retailers. The second floor of the project-scheduled to open on March 15 - will...
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First Words: All the President's Memes

14 hours ago   |   NY Times

It's disorienting enough that the president communicates using internet memes. It's even stranger to consider that his policies might work the same way.
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Saturday's Bird Droppings: Where Birdland misses Earl Weaver

16 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

In Os news: Mullins is ready for a challenge, Susac is outrighted and Brocail is revered. Morning, Birdland! How much fun would it have been to see Earl Weaver manage a major...
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Kondo-mania and the inconvenient truth of spatial restrictions

Kondo-mania and the inconvenient truth of spatial restrictions

18 hours ago   |   National Post

I am not a ‘tidy' person. The art of organizing, folding and generally putting things where they belong doesn't come naturally to me. My current partner and ex-boyfriend have...
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Zimbabwe uses ‘total internet shutdown' amid crackdown

Zimbabwe uses ‘total internet shutdown' amid crackdown

1 day ago   |   Post Gazette

Critics say the move is an attempt to hide reports of a violent crackdown on protests against a fuel price increase.
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Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Trump offers a 'Dreamers' deal for border-money proposal

Speaking from the White House, Trump said he was offering a "commonsense compromise both parties should embrace." Read more ...

Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native...

Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native American at rally

A Catholic high school in northern Kentucky is facing severe backlash after videos went viral showing students allegedly mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington. Read more ...

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

It's the third year women from around the nation have participated. Read more ...

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

The Latest: VanZant wins first UFC fight in 2½ years

NEW YORK - The Latest on the UFC card in New York with T.J. Dillashaw and Henry Cejudo fighting for the 125-pound title : Read more ...

NBA wrap: James Harden scores 48 points as Rockets come back to beat Lakers...

NBA wrap: James Harden scores 48 points as Rockets come back to beat Lakers in OT

Houston is 26-19 and has overcome the injury bug so far this season to stay in the playoff hunt. Read more ...

At least 66 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion

At least 66 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion

Residents who live in the immediate vicinity of the pipeline, which runs from the cities of Tuxpan to Tula, have been evacuated. Read more ...

Kvitova takes an hour to end Anisimova's run at Aussie Open

Kvitova takes an hour to end Anisimova's run at Aussie Open

MELBOURNE, Australia - It took two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova being on top of her game to bring a very abrupt ending to 17-year-old Amanda Anisimova run of upsets at... Read more ...

Celtics star ejected from game in win over Hawks

Celtics star ejected from game in win over Hawks

Kyrie Irving scored 32 points and the Boston Celtics rallied to beat the Atlanta Hawks 113-105 on Saturday night. Read more ...

Rangers' Henrik Lundqvist climbs career wins list, now sixth all-time with...

Rangers' Henrik Lundqvist climbs career wins list, now sixth all-time with win over Bruins

New York Rangers netminder Henrik Lundqvist now sits in sole possession of sixth on the all-time NHL wins list after notching his 446th career victory Saturday night in Boston. Read more ...

Zion Williamson, RJ Barrett propel No. 1 Duke past Virginia

Zion Williamson, RJ Barrett propel No. 1 Duke past Virginia

DURHAM, N.C. - RJ Barrett scored 30 points, Zion Williamson had 27 and No. 1 Duke beat No. 4 Virginia 72-70 on Saturday night to give the Cavaliers their first loss of the... Read more ...