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As spring arrives, a look back at a not-so-memorable winter

4 minutes ago   |   The Morning Call

Winter ends Wednesday. So naturally it's time to look back and judge it against all other winters. It doesn't fare well in the comparison, assuming you are the type who prefers...
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Poll: Support rises in all age groups for legal pot

26 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

LOS ANGELES - A growing majority of Americans say marijuana should be legal, underscoring a national shift as more states embrace cannabis for medical or recreational...
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Facebook revisits housing ad policy as part of discrimination settlement

58 minutes ago   |   The Real Deal New York

In a blow to some real estate advertisers, Facebook has announced that it will no longer allow housing ads to target users by ZIP code, and will also impose a 15-mile minimum...
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Alberta election expected to focus on the economy - but NDP hopes to make it all about Jason Kenney

Alberta election expected to focus on the economy - but NDP hopes to make it all about Jason Kenney

1 hour ago   |   National Post

EDMONTON - Albertans are heading to the polls on April 16, and the question is whether or not Jason Kenney's campaign to return Wild Rose country to conservative rule is going...
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West Virginia AG alleges Catholic Church allowed abusive priests to teach in schools

1 hour ago   |   ABC

A new civil complaint is the latest action taken against a Catholic diocese.
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'Start Here': Trump, Bernie, teachers strike again

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Here's what you need to know to start your day.
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Water, child welfare and languages focus of federal budget as government aims for Indigenous reconciliation progress

Water, child welfare and languages focus of federal budget as government aims for Indigenous reconciliation progress

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

The federal government is targeting boil-water advisories, child welfare and Indigenous languages in its pre-election budget - tangible files where the Liberals hope to make...
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Trump: Social media sites discriminate against conservatives

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump directed his ire Tuesday at the nation's major social media companies, claiming they're biased against Republicans and attacking them with...
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Facebook agrees to hide demographics from landlords, creditors looking to advertise

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Facebook agrees to block landlords and creditors from using a person's demographic data when deciding how to advertise.
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In North Dakota, it's now legal to go to the shopping mall on Sunday morning

1 hour ago   |   The Morning Call   |   2 articles

North Dakota's Republican-led Legislature on Tuesday repealed the nation's toughest Sunday business restrictions - rules that are rooted in religious tradition and that have...
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Prosecutors offer plea deal to Patriots owner Robert Kraft in prostitution case

Prosecutors offer plea deal to Patriots owner Robert Kraft in prostitution case

Kraft would have to concede that he would be found guilty in court. Read more ...

This bill could punish owners who abandon, restrain dogs during natural...

This bill could punish owners who abandon, restrain dogs during natural disasters

If the bill passes, a person could face charges of animal cruelty and a fine of up to $5,000. Read more ...

Wendy Williams fans show support after host reveals she's been living in a...

Wendy Williams fans show support after host reveals she's been living in a sober house

Wendy Williams revealed on her show Tuesday that she's been living in a sober house for "quite some time." Read more ...

Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

Want to get a wild horse and $1,000? The government will pay you

A federal program is giving people $1,000 to adopt an untrained wild horse or burro. Read more ...

March Madness 2019: Because of heavy favorites, NCAA Tournament sleeper...

March Madness 2019: Because of heavy favorites, NCAA Tournament sleeper picks tough to justify

Favorites like Duke are making it hard for those in NCAA Tournament pools to find worthwhile sleeper picks. Are any lower seeds worth betting on to win it all? Get data-based... Read more ...

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

Jerry Lee Lewis transferred to a rehab center after suffering a stroke

"Jerry Lee Lewis is expected to fully recover with aggressive and intensive rehab," his neurologist said. Read more ...

Trial begins for former East Pittsburgh officer charged with fatally...

Trial begins for former East Pittsburgh officer charged with fatally shooting 17-year-old

The case of an East Pittsburgh police officer who shot and killed Antwon Rose while the 17-year-old boy ran from a pulled-over car last spring went to trial Tuesday morning. Read more ...

AP Source: Cup champion Capitals to visit White House

AP Source: Cup champion Capitals to visit White House

WASHINGTON - A person with direct knowledge of the decision says the Washington Capitals will go to the White House on Monday to celebrate their Stanley Cup championship. Read more ...

Google's new gaming platform launches later this year: here are the games...

Google's new gaming platform launches later this year: here are the games we've seen so far

Google announced Stadia , their new video game platform, during their keynote address at GDC 2019 in San Francisco. Stadia will launch later this year; a full list of games... Read more ...

Facebook is creating a new advertising portal for housing, employment and...

Facebook is creating a new advertising portal for housing, employment and credit advertisers and will remove 'hundreds' of targeting options

Facebook has faced backlash from civil rights groups like the National Fair Housing Alliance and American Civil Liberties Union that its platform allows advertisers to... Read more ...