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School budget votes happen Tuesday

14 minutes ago   |   Times Union

Voters across the state will go the polls Tuesday to vote on their local school district budget proposals as well as board of education candidates. On average, districts are...
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Bold new menu coming to Park 26 at Queensbury Hotel; see photos

14 minutes ago   |   Times Union

Colin Miner. Colin Miner, who has worked at Boca Bistro and Forno Bistro in Saratoga Springs and at the revered, three-Michelin-star Grace restaurant in Chicago, is the new...
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UK firms likely to scrap planned investment on a no-deal Brexit: BoE's Broadbent

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

British companies are likely to cancel projects that they have put on hold because of Brexit uncertainty if the country leaves the European Union without a deal to smooth the...
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How Kamala Harris would solve the gender wage gap

How Kamala Harris would solve the gender wage gap

1 hour ago   |   Politico

Sen. Kamala Harris pledged Monday to eliminate the gender wage gap, releasing a campaign proposal billed as “the most aggressive equal pay proposal in history.” “This has got...
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2020 hopeful Bennet proposes $1 trillion climate change fund

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

DENVER - Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bennet said Monday he wants to commit $1 trillion for underwriting research and projects to address climate change, set aside...
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2020 hopeful Bennet proposes $1 trillion climate change fund

1 hour ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

DENVER - Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bennet wants to commit $1 trillion for underwriting research and projects to address climate change, set aside about...
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Google Glass is graduating from Google's moonshot division with the launch of its second-generation enterprise product

Google Glass is graduating from Google's moonshot division with the launch of its second-generation enterprise product

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Google Glass for businesses - known as the Enterprise Edition - announced its second-generation product on Monday, and said that the team has moved from the tech giant's...
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$15 minimum wage becomes part of 2020 presidential landscape

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

From liberal firebrands Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren to moderates Joe Biden and John Hickenlooper, nearly the entire 2020 Democratic presidential field agrees that the...
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2019 SEC strength of schedule rankings: Alabama, Georgia headed down opposite paths

3 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

Projecting which SEC schedules will be the most difficult in 2019
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Projecting Berhalter's USA Gold Cup Squad, With Preliminary Roster Known

3 hours ago   |   SI

We now know that Gregg Berhalter will be picking his 23-man Gold Cup squad from a 40-man list, one revealed by Concacaf on Monday. Here's who we see making the final cut prior...
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Ford announces cuts to 10% of its workforce, totaling 7,000 jobs

Ford announces cuts to 10% of its workforce, totaling 7,000 jobs

The company says it is undertaking a major restructuring, and that it will trim thousands of jobs by August. Read more ...

'Disgusting' video appears to show man urinating on memorial of 9-year-old...

'Disgusting' video appears to show man urinating on memorial of 9-year-old who died from cancer

Police say two 23-year-old men are facing charges in connection with the video. Read more ...

Police launch manhunt for Alabama man accused of killing 1 officer, wounding...

Police launch manhunt for Alabama man accused of killing 1 officer, wounding 2 others

He is “armed and definitely considered dangerous," police said. Read more ...

Redskins' Reuben Foster carted off field with knee injury

Redskins' Reuben Foster carted off field with knee injury

ASHBURN, Va. - Washington Redskins linebacker Reuben Foster injured his left leg during an offseason practice and was taken off the field on a cart. Read more ...

Ford announces cuts to 10% of its workforce, totaling 7,000 jobs

Ford announces cuts to 10% of its workforce, totaling 7,000 jobs

The company says it is undertaking a major restructuring, and that it will trim thousands of jobs by August. Read more ...

A billionaire's vow to pay Morehouse graduates' loans isn't a surprise move...

A billionaire's vow to pay Morehouse graduates' loans isn't a surprise move, it's just the newest trend in the student-debt crisis

Private-equity tycoon Robert F. Smith vowed Sunday to donate a reported $40 million to pay off student loan debt for Morehouse College's graduating class of 2019. While the... Read more ...

Illinois' Bobby Roundtree suffers 'severe spinal injury,' undergoes surgery

Illinois' Bobby Roundtree suffers 'severe spinal injury,' undergoes surgery

Roundtree suffered a "severe spinal injury" in a swimming accident over the weekend, requiring surgery. No other details were released. Read more ...

Manhunt for suspect in body armor and helmet after cop is fatally shot

Manhunt for suspect in body armor and helmet after cop is fatally shot

Authorities in Alabama are searching for a man they say killed one Auburn police officer and wounded two others. Local and state law enforcement are searching for 29-year-old... Read more ...

A cafeteria worker who was fired after paying for a student's $8 lunch was...

A cafeteria worker who was fired after paying for a student's $8 lunch was offered her job back. She says she won't take it

Bonnie Kimball was fired from from her position at Mascoma Valley Regional High School in Canaan, New Hampshire , by Cafe Services in March. The company said she violated its... Read more ...

Al Unser Jr., two-time Indianapolis 500 winner, arrested on drunken-driving...

Al Unser Jr., two-time Indianapolis 500 winner, arrested on drunken-driving charge

Unser, part of a family that's won nine Indy 500s, has a history of alcohol-related arrests. His most recent was days before the 2019 race. Read more ...