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Google sued by engineering executive alleging she was paid 'hundreds of thousands' less than her male peers and demoted for complaining

Google sued by engineering executive alleging she was paid 'hundreds of thousands' less than her male peers and demoted for complaining

35 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Google engineering executive Ulku Rowe has sued the tech company alleging gender discrimination and violations of the US Equal Pay Act. Rowe accused Google of paying her less...
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Hugo at 30: Remembering the first US modern hurricane

Hugo at 30: Remembering the first US modern hurricane

35 minutes ago   |   New York Post

COLUMBIA, S.C. - From evacuating hundreds of thousands of people from the coast to live TV coverage in the shrieking wind and rain, 1989′s Hurricane Hugo might have been the...
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Trump welcomes Australian prime minister to White House for state visit

Trump welcomes Australian prime minister to White House for state visit

35 minutes ago   |   New York Post

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcomed Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his wife, Jenny, to the White House with a pomp-filled...
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The Case Against the Popular Vote

1 hour ago   |   The New Republic

Two hundred years ago, the Founding Fathers made a mistake. They decided that the president of the United States should be elected by a popular vote held among the entire...
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A restaurant in Richmond, Canada serves bubble-tea hot pot. Here's what it tastes like

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Avery Restaurant in Richmond, British Columbia, created the bubble-tea hot pot. INSIDER's Herrine Ro visits the restaurant to see how the dish is made and try it for the first...
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Organizers Expect Thousands At New York's Youth-Led Climate Strike. Greta Thunberg Scheduled To Speak

2 hours ago   |   Time   |   4 articles

Today, hundreds of thousands thousands of young people around the world will strike to demand action on climate change. More than 4,500 strikes are planned worldwide in over...
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The US exempts hundreds of Chinese products from tariffs

The US exempts hundreds of Chinese products from tariffs

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The Trump administration took steps early Friday to exclude from tariffs hundreds of Chinese products, ranging from drinking straws to pet supplies. The move came as the US and...
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Employees at a Chick-fil-A in Houston gave away hundreds of sandwiches to drivers who were trapped by flooding on the highway

Employees at a Chick-fil-A in Houston gave away hundreds of sandwiches to drivers who were trapped by flooding on the highway

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Tropical Depression Imelda left drivers stranded on I-45 in Houston on Thursday. Employees at a nearby Chick-fil-A delivered between 200 and 400 sandwiches to drivers who were...
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US and Canada have lost more than 1 in 4 birds in the past 50 years

3 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Data show that since 1970, the US and Canada have lost nearly 3 billion birds, a massive reduction in abundance involving hundreds of species, from beloved backyard songbirds...
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A man left his job and sold everything to buy a camera. Now he takes stunning photos of flowers trapped in ice that look like paintings

A man left his job and sold everything to buy a camera. Now he takes stunning photos of flowers trapped in ice that look like paintings

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Photographer Bruce Boyd takes beautiful photos of flowers suspended in ice. He likes taking photos of flowers in ice because it allows him to "preserve beauty" and freeze a...
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California and 22 states sue federal government over vehicle emissions...

California and 22 states sue federal government over vehicle emissions standards issue

Twenty-three states and other governments are challenging a Trump administration move regarding who can set auto emission standards. Read more ...

Woman convicted in boyfriend's texting suicide case denied parole

Woman convicted in boyfriend's texting suicide case denied parole

The woman convicted of urging her boyfriend to kill himself via text messages has been denied early release. Read more ...

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Ends 2020 Presidential Bid

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio Ends 2020 Presidential Bid

The mayor of America's largest city was one of the last major candidates to enter the race, but his progressive pitch never caught on in the crowded field. Read more ...

De Blasio drops out of 2020 presidential race

De Blasio drops out of 2020 presidential race

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Friday that he is ending his presidential campaign. Read more ...

Bill de Blasio calls off doomed presidential bid that ‘nobody wanted'...

Bill de Blasio calls off doomed presidential bid that ‘nobody wanted' - here's what he ‘contributed' to 2020 campaign

New York's Mayor Bill de Blasio has abandoned hopes for the Oval Office and called it quits on his 2020 presidential campaign, which consistently failed to crack one percent in... Read more ...

‘Storm Area 51' Spawns Festivals-And Disorder

‘Storm Area 51' Spawns Festivals-And Disorder

About 75 people arrived early Friday at a gate at the once-secret Area 51 military base in Nevada - at the time appointed by an internet hoaxster to “storm” the facility to see... Read more ...

Ohio State legend, Heisman winner Howard 'Hopalong' Cassady dies at 85

Ohio State legend, Heisman winner Howard 'Hopalong' Cassady dies at 85

Cassady led the Buckeyes to a national title in 1954 and won the Heisman Trophy the following season. Read more ...

Dulce Alavez remains missing as search for 5-year-old stretches to fifth day

Dulce Alavez remains missing as search for 5-year-old stretches to fifth day

The search for missing 5-year-old Dulce Maria Alavez stretched into a 5th day Friday as investigators and relatives pleaded for any tips to help find the girl who vanished from... Read more ...

IPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 11 and Apple Watch Series 5 arrive...

IPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 11 and Apple Watch Series 5 arrive in stores

IPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 11 and Apple Watch Series 5 arrive in stores iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 11 and Apple Watch Series 5 went on sale at 8... Read more ...

Rangers great Dan Girardi retires from NHL

Rangers great Dan Girardi retires from NHL

Longtime Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi announced his retirement Friday after 13 seasons in the NHL. “I would like to thank all my coaches, family, friends and teammates for... Read more ...