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Amazon is hiring for a 'stealth advertising' engineering team to disrupt the $100 billion gaming industry, and marketers see it as a sign of Amazon's growing ad-tech tentacles

Amazon is hiring for a 'stealth advertising' engineering team to disrupt the $100 billion gaming industry, and marketers see it as a sign of Amazon's growing ad-tech tentacles

4 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Amazon is hiring for two roles that are part of a new team called "stealth advertising innovation" to disrupt the gaming industry. The job postings promise candidates...
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This 100-year-old man's golf scores are lower than his age

This 100-year-old man's golf scores are lower than his age

6 minutes ago   |   WLKY

Lindsay Tise, 100, recently won the gold medal for the 100-and-over category of the National Senior Games.
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Royals hold off White Sox 6-5 to sweep 4-game series

Royals hold off White Sox 6-5 to sweep 4-game series

14 minutes ago   |   Saint Louis Today

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Cheslor Cuthbert and Jorge Soler homered in a five-run third inning and the Kansas City Royals stayed hot Thursday, completing a four-game sweep of the...
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Parents concerned as naked photos of Cy-Fair vice principal surface online

23 minutes ago   |   ABC

The middle school vice principal has been placed on leave as parents raise concerns about his possible presence on campus this fall.
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For the first time ever, Microsoft's cloud business unit generated more revenue than the Windows or Office segments

For the first time ever, Microsoft's cloud business unit generated more revenue than the Windows or Office segments

24 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

On Thursday, Microsoft announced it generated $11.4 billion in revenue from its Intelligent Cloud unit, which includes Azure and other cloud computing services. For the first...
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A man who lost his entire family in a 737 Max crash says that Boeing is 'playing games' with its fund for the victims

A man who lost his entire family in a 737 Max crash says that Boeing is 'playing games' with its fund for the victims

24 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Boeing announced that it hired attorney Kenneth Feinberg to manage distributions of the first $50 million of a $100 million fund set aside for families of people killed in the...
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Knife, zip ties found in car of former Oklahoma deputy arrested in online predator sting

Knife, zip ties found in car of former Oklahoma deputy arrested in online predator sting

29 minutes ago   |   KMBC

A former Oklahoma deputy was snared in an online predator investigation conducted by the Canadian County Sheriff's Office, and officials said they found a knife and zip ties in...
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Misfits' deal with clothing maker Outerstuff isn't just about its esports teams

Misfits' deal with clothing maker Outerstuff isn't just about its esports teams

32 minutes ago   |   Venture Beat

Misfits Gaming's recent deal with clothing maker Outerstuff is about more than making gear for its teams - it's about expanding the esports apparel market.
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Raiders waive Saeed Blacknall, sign De'Mornay Pierson-El

35 minutes ago   |   NBC Sports

The Raiders signed free agent receiver De'Mornay Pierson-El, the team announced Thursday. They waived receiver Saeed Blacknall in a corresponding move. Pierson-El played for...
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Ron Francis has big hopes as GM of Seattle's new NHL club

Ron Francis has big hopes as GM of Seattle's new NHL club

36 minutes ago   |   Saint Louis Today

SEATTLE - Ron Francis has all kinds of eye-popping statistics attached to his Hall of Fame career. He averaged more than point a game, is second in NHL history in assists...
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House approves $15 minimum wage; Senate prospects are dim

House approves $15 minimum wage; Senate prospects are dim

House Democrats approved legislation to raise the federal minimum wage for the first time in a decade. Read more ...

Man freed from prison because he was deemed too old to be a threat convicted...

Man freed from prison because he was deemed too old to be a threat convicted of woman's murder

Jurors deliberated less than an hour before reaching a guilty verdict. Read more ...

Woman confuses sculpture of Spider-Man hands for devil horns

Woman confuses sculpture of Spider-Man hands for devil horns

What a tangled web a Nebraska woman weaved about a sculpture she thought depicted devil horns - but is actually Spider-Man's hands. “It is a sculpture of two hands open... Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein Denied Bail in Sex Trafficking Case

Jeffrey Epstein Denied Bail in Sex Trafficking Case

A federal judge denied bail to wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein on Thursday, ruling that he will remain jailed as he awaits trial on charges of sex trafficking and conspiracy... Read more ...

Apollo 11 moon landing had thousands working behind scenes

Apollo 11 moon landing had thousands working behind scenes

It took 400,000 people to put Apollo 11's Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on the moon a half-century ago. Read more ...

Iran seizes foreign oil tanker with 12 people on board, state media says

Iran seizes foreign oil tanker with 12 people on board, state media says

Iran's paramilitary Revolutionary Guard forces have seized a foreign oil tanker accused of smuggling oil with a crew of 12, Iran's state TV reported Thursday. Read more ...

House votes to raise minimum wage, uniting Dems after months-long struggle

House votes to raise minimum wage, uniting Dems after months-long struggle

The House on Thursday passed legislation to gradually raise the federal minimum wage to $15 per hour, following through on a key Democratic campaign promise and ending a... Read more ...

Ilhan Omar brands Trump ‘FASCIST' after ‘send her back' chants at his rally

Ilhan Omar brands Trump ‘FASCIST' after ‘send her back' chants at his rally

Rep. Ilhan Omar has accused the US president of being “racist” and of “spewing fascist ideology” after Donald Trump's supporters were heard chanting “send her back” during a... Read more ...

Arizona Iced Tea and Adidas promise to make 99-cent sneakers available 'at a...

Arizona Iced Tea and Adidas promise to make 99-cent sneakers available 'at a later time' after permanently shutting down pop-up event following the assault of 2 teens

Arizona Iced Tea and Adidas permanently closed a New York City pop-up before it opened to the public, after two teenagers were assaulted in the massive crowd waiting to enter... Read more ...

Judge denies bail for Jeffrey Epstein in sex trafficking case

Judge denies bail for Jeffrey Epstein in sex trafficking case

The federal judge's ruling means Epstein will remain behind bars while he fights charges that he exploited dozens of girls in New York and Florida in the early 2000s. Read more ...