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Should Sex Work Be Decriminalized? Some Activists Say It's Time

Should Sex Work Be Decriminalized? Some Activists Say It's Time

11 minutes ago   |   NPR

Opponents of decriminalization say the multi-billion-dollar industry exploits sex workers. But activists and academics say legalization would protect workers and benefit public...
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The breakthrough battery technology investors are betting millions on

41 minutes ago   |   NBC News

For powering your smartphone or your Tesla, the lithium-ion battery is industry standard, and has been for nearly 30 years. Now, as the world races toward an electric future...
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Pinterest files for IPO

Pinterest files for IPO

1 hour ago   |   Venture Beat   |   2 articles

Pinterest, the owner of the image search website known for the food and fashion photos that its users post, filed for an initial public offering.
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New Jersey's high stakes battle to legalize marijuana

New Jersey's high stakes battle to legalize marijuana

1 hour ago   |   Politico

New Jersey's path to marijuana legalization once looked easy. Phil Murphy, the state's unabashedly liberal governor, has made legalization one of his top legislative priorities...
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Questions about who qualifies surround journalism supports in federal budget

2 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - Concerns are being raised about limits to who might qualify for aid under a section of this week's federal budget geared toward supporting journalism, and whether the...
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NSSF Applauds Introduction of Freedom Financing Act

2 hours ago   |   NSSF

Legislation Protects Firearms Industry from Corporate Discrimination NEWTOWN, Conn. - The National Shooting Sports Foundation® , the firearms industry trade association...
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This Leadership Move Shows That Netflix Is Focusing on Hollywood, Not Silicon Valley

3 hours ago   |   Fortune

In 2016, Fortune wrote about how Netflix had become Hollywood's Silicon Valley frenemy, insinuating itself into the industry from a healthy 350 miles away. But a series of...
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Breach at Texas tank farm causes chemical spill

5 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

HOUSTON - Potentially hazardous chemicals spilled Friday at a Houston-area petrochemical tank farm where a dayslong fire damaged several tanks, the company that operates the...
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Headless Goat Polo Is A Top Sport At World Nomad Games

Headless Goat Polo Is A Top Sport At World Nomad Games

5 hours ago   |   NPR

The event is touted as a way to connect to past traditions in Kyrgyzstan - and perhaps boost the tourism industry.
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Indonesian airline cancels Boeing 737 MAX order, American pilots to test software fix

5 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Indonesian airline Garuda plans to cancel a $6 billion order for Boeing 737 MAX jets because some passengers say they would be frightened to board the plane after two fatal...
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William Barr Is Now the Sole Keeper of the Mueller Report. How He'll Wield...

William Barr Is Now the Sole Keeper of the Mueller Report. How He'll Wield That Power Is a Mystery

Special counsel Robert Mueller has officially concluded his investigation after more than two years and turned his final report in to the Justice Department. What happens next... Read more ...

Read Attorney General William Barr's letter to Congress on Robert Mueller's...

Read Attorney General William Barr's letter to Congress on Robert Mueller's Russia investigation report

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has reportedly delivered his report on the investigation into Russian election interference to Attorney General William Barr. Barr wrote in a... Read more ...

Robert Mueller Submits Report On Russia Investigation to Attorney General Barr

Robert Mueller Submits Report On Russia Investigation to Attorney General Barr

In May 2017, the special counsel's office took over an FBI probe into Russian election interference that already had been underway for nearly a near. The report about that work... Read more ...

Report: FEMA wrongly released personal data of millions of victims

Report: FEMA wrongly released personal data of millions of victims

Personal information of 2.3 million survivors of devastating 2017 hurricanes and wildfires was wrongly given to a contractor, according to a government watchdog report. Read more ...

President Trump reversing new sanctions on North Korea

President Trump reversing new sanctions on North Korea

President Donald Trump said Friday he is reversing his administration's decision to slap new sanctions on North Korea, ordering them withdrawn. Read more ...

Trump To Nominate Stephen Moore To The Fed. Both Say It Raised Rates Too Much

Trump To Nominate Stephen Moore To The Fed. Both Say It Raised Rates Too Much

Moore, a conservative commentator and former Trump campaign adviser, has joined the president in criticizing the central bank. "The Fed is sucking the oxygen out of the... Read more ...

Congress demands full Mueller report ahead of huge partisan fight

Congress demands full Mueller report ahead of huge partisan fight

The delivery of special counsel Robert Mueller's report set off a torrent of posturing by lawmakers Friday, ahead of a ferocious fight over his investigation into Russian... Read more ...

The NCAA Latest: Texas Tech tops Northern Kentucky

The NCAA Latest: Texas Tech tops Northern Kentucky

The Latest on the first round of the NCAA Tournament : Read more ...

Two men find fridge full of ice-cold beers in devastating Nebraska flooding

Two men find fridge full of ice-cold beers in devastating Nebraska flooding

The fridge apparently floated more than 3 miles from the owner's home and apparently was the perfect refresher after a hard cleanup day. Read more ...

Report: Parkland school shooting survivor takes own life after struggling...

Report: Parkland school shooting survivor takes own life after struggling with survivor's guilt

Sydney Aiello was recently diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder, according to her mother. Read more ...