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Hurricane lashes Bermuda as new storm aims at Mexico resorts

39 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

MIAMI - Hurricane Humberto rushed past Bermuda, lashing the British Atlantic territory with powerful winds for hours before beginning to move away early Thursday, as new...
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This startup is recycling old denim to make new pairs of jeans for under $100 - here's what they're like to wear

This startup is recycling old denim to make new pairs of jeans for under $100 - here's what they're like to wear

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Frank And Oak has always been eco conscious about its clothing, but the apparel startup is furthering its sustainability efforts with a denim collection that recycles old...
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Trump in Dead Heat With Top Democrats in Key Swing State of Florida, Poll Finds

7 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Despite being underwater nationally, Trump has sustained a net-positive approving rating in Florida, at 49 percent .
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Fed cuts interest rates, signals holding pattern for now

7 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   3 articles

The U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates again on Wednesday to help sustain a record-long economic expansion but signaled a higher bar to further reductions in borrowing...
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Fed cuts rates again, gives mixed signals for next move

8 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   4 articles

The U.S. Federal Reserve cut interest rates by a quarter of a percentage point for the second time this year on Wednesday in a widely expected move meant to sustain a...
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New York lawmakers propose end to single-use plastic hotel toiletries

10 hours ago   |   Times Union   |   2 articles

ALBANY - Enjoy your complimentary shampoo, conditioner, body wash and lotion from New York hotels while you can. A group of Democratic state lawmakers are pushing legislation...
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Wizards PG Isaiah Thomas undergoes thumb surgery, expected to miss 6-8 weeks

11 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore   |   11 articles

Isaiah Thomas underwent surgery Wednesday to repair a ruptured radial collateral ligament in his left thumb, the Wizards announced in a press release. Thomas sustained the
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Isaiah Thomas undergoes thumb surgery, expected to miss 6-8 weeks

11 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore   |   11 articles

Isaiah Thomas underwent surgery Wednesday to repair a ruptured radial collateral ligament in his left thumb, the Wizards announced on Wednesday. Thomas sustained the injury...
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Bill Gates says where you were born is the biggest predictor of your success - and it's a glaring sign of global inequality

Bill Gates says where you were born is the biggest predictor of your success - and it's a glaring sign of global inequality

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

In recent interviews, Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has said the geography - where you are born - is the single biggest driver of your lot in life. Gender also plays a major...
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Man has extremely rare ‘devil's horn' surgically removed in India

Man has extremely rare ‘devil's horn' surgically removed in India

15 hours ago   |   RT

Surgeons have finally removed a four-inch ‘devil's horn' from a 74-year-old Indian farmer who had been asking a local barber and his brother to trim the growth for years. Shyam...
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Justin Trudeau Admits to Wearing Blackface Makeup During High School...

Justin Trudeau Admits to Wearing Blackface Makeup During High School Performance Following TIME Report

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized Wednesday night for wearing brownface at a 2001 “Arabian Nights”-themed party-less than two hours after TIME published a... Read more ...

Maine mother rubbed drugs on daughter's gums before her death, court...

Maine mother rubbed drugs on daughter's gums before her death, court documents say

Police say a baby's death nearly a year ago was caused by fentanyl, leading to charges against the mother. Read more ...

Hospice nurse accused of stealing morphine from dying veterans

Hospice nurse accused of stealing morphine from dying veterans

As a result of her actions, at least one veteran experienced increased suffering in his final days, investigators said. Read more ...

Merriam-Webster announces new additions including nonbinary pronoun ‘they'...

Merriam-Webster announces new additions including nonbinary pronoun ‘they' and ‘dad joke'

Merriam-Webster has officially added the nonbinary pronoun "they" as an entry in its dictionary. Read more ...

New York, Michigan approve bans on sale of flavored e-cigs

New York, Michigan approve bans on sale of flavored e-cigs

States have responded to severe respiratory problems linked to vaping, implementing bans on the sale of flavored e-cigarettes. Read more ...

Trump says US is barring California from setting stricter fuel standards

Trump says US is barring California from setting stricter fuel standards

California officials and environmental groups have pledged a legal counter amid the president's announcement. Read more ...

A company will pay a Stephen King fan $1,300 to watch 13 of his scariest...

A company will pay a Stephen King fan $1,300 to watch 13 of his scariest films by Halloween

If you're chosen, you'll need to record the number of scares that make you jump, your heart rate during the blood-chilling bits and the amount of sleep you get . Read more ...

President Trump reveals new national security advisor choice

President Trump reveals new national security advisor choice

President Donald Trump announced his new national security advisor choice Wednesday morning. Read more ...

Trump names U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien as national security adviser

Trump names U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien as national security adviser

President Donald Trump announced plans to name U.S. hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien to replace John Bolton as his national security adviser. “I am pleased to announce that I... Read more ...

Pennsylvania state senator resigns amid child porn charges

Pennsylvania state senator resigns amid child porn charges

State lawmaker charged after investigators search his home in Lebanon County, Pa. Read more ...