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Pando Aspen Clone: World's Largest Single Organism Is Dying on Mankind's Watch

12 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

Pando is a unique "forest of one tree" covering some 106 acres of the Fishlake National Forest in Utah.
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Huawei Mate 20 Pro: Apple Rival Smartphone Maker Conquers the Tech World-Except US

12 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

With the launch of the Mate 20 Pro, the Apple rival steps into the big league.
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Watch Now: 2018 East Oregon Film Festival's Online Selections

Watch Now: 2018 East Oregon Film Festival's Online Selections

18 minutes ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

With the East Oregon Film Festival underway this weekend in La Grande, Oregon, Filmmaker is happy to once again host the festival's online selections. Starting now until...
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Here's why some princesses are called duchesses in the British royal family

Here's why some princesses are called duchesses in the British royal family

20 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Despite being princesses, both Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle are called duchesses. But some members of the royal family , like the queen's daughter, Anne, are called...
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14 photos of people lighting up after Canada legalized weed

14 photos of people lighting up after Canada legalized weed

20 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Canada became the first G7 country to legalize marijuana sales nationwide on Wednesday. The country is the second in the world, after Uruguay, to legalize the drug for all...
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A visit to Battenkill Valley Creamery

26 minutes ago   |   Times Union

The bottling line at Battenkill Valley Creamery. During visit to the Troy farmers market, I've often noticed a steady line of a dozen people or more waiting to get fresh milk...
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Visit New Bedford to enjoy its glorious past, vibrant present

34 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

If you asked a 19th century New Englander where the hub of the region was, you might be surprised by the answer. Back then New Bedford, awash with the profits of a thriving...
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Women Achieved Enormous Power in Ancient Egypt. What They Did With It Is a Warning for Today

Women Achieved Enormous Power in Ancient Egypt. What They Did With It Is a Warning for Today

38 minutes ago   |   Time

Ancient Egypt's female feline goddess had two sides. As Bastet, she could nurture and protect; as Sakhmet she had a propensity to brutally attack and maim without control. But...
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Curators wanted to claim it. Instead, the Titanic's legacy is likely to soon belong to hedge funds

Curators wanted to claim it. Instead, the Titanic's legacy is likely to soon belong to hedge funds

42 minutes ago   |   National Post

Some of the richest people in the world lost everything when the Titanic sank. Now a consortium of new-money risk takers is poised to profit from turn-of-the-20th-century...
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China imposes record $1.3B fine on company that gave faulty vaccines to children

China imposes record $1.3B fine on company that gave faulty vaccines to children

42 minutes ago   |   National Post

BEIJING - China has imposed a potentially crippling $1.3 billion fine on the company responsible for faulty vaccines given to hundreds of thousands of children, sending its...
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Woman caught on camera running to stranger's door, abandoning 2-year-old boy

Woman caught on camera running to stranger's door, abandoning 2-year-old boy

The woman could be seen running toward the front door of the home while lifting the child in the air by one arm. Read more ...

Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Ex-USA Gymnastics head accused of tampering with evidence in Larry Nassar case

Former USA Gymnastics president Steve Penny was arrested Wednesday after a Texas grand jury indicted him, alleging he tampered with evidence in the sexual assault investigation... Read more ...

Powerball jackpot soars to $430 million

Powerball jackpot soars to $430 million

No one won the jackpot in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing, bringing the jackpot to $430 million. Read more ...

Trump threatens to shut down southern border over migrant caravan

Trump threatens to shut down southern border over migrant caravan

President Trump on Thursday threatened to shut down the southern border and call up the military if Mexico did not stop a migrant caravan from making its way north into the... Read more ...

Red Sox hold off Astros 8-6 for 3-1 ALCS lead

Red Sox hold off Astros 8-6 for 3-1 ALCS lead

Boston Red Sox left fielder Andrew Benintendi made a diving catch with the bases loaded for the final out, holding off the Houston Astros in the American League Championship... Read more ...

Reports: White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

Reports: White House Counsel Don McGahn returns to civilian life

Don McGahn is no longer White House counsel, according to reports. Read more ...

MLB postseason 2018: Three takeaways from Dodgers' NLCS Game 5 win over Brewers

MLB postseason 2018: Three takeaways from Dodgers' NLCS Game 5 win over Brewers

Clayton Kershaw was great again as the Dodgers moved to within one win of their second straight National League pennant. Read more ...

Interfering Astros fan goes on the attack against ‘joke' ump

Interfering Astros fan goes on the attack against ‘joke' ump

It might not be a Jeffrey Maier or Steve Bartman situation, but Astros fan Troy Caldwell added another controversial fan interference moment to the MLB playoff lexicon during... Read more ...

Thousands flee East Bay homes due to gas pipeline risk

Thousands flee East Bay homes due to gas pipeline risk

Thousands of people have evacuated their East Bay homes because a natural gas pipeline is at risk in Contra Costa County. Read more ...

Video captures mom whipping son with belt for stealing her BMW

Video captures mom whipping son with belt for stealing her BMW

A Texas high school freshman went on a joyride in his mom's spanking-new BMW, but his badass mom chased him down - and whupped him with a belt, in a caught-on-video scene that... Read more ...