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American children and teens are consuming significantly fewer sugary drinks

1 minute ago   |   Science Daily

According to a new study, the share of children and adolescents consuming sugar-sweetened beverages and the calories they consume from SSBs declined significantly between 2003...
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Can an app help solve our massive food waste problem?

13 minutes ago   |   National Post

Flashfood , a Toronto startup combatting food waste with deeply discounted groceries, has found a large-scale partnership in the U.S.
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K9s sharpen explosive sniffing skills through ATF training

K9s sharpen explosive sniffing skills through ATF training

15 minutes ago   |   WBALTV

Dogs are well-known for their sense of smell. They can sniff out things people can't, but even police K9s who can detect explosives need to brush up on their skills.
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Landmines still killing children, despite legislative wins

29 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

The past year has seen legal successes in banning landmines, but a rise in civilian casualties on the ground.
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United States ready to work with new Lebanese govt, President Aoun tweets

33 minutes ago   |   National Post

BEIRUT - The United States is ready to work with a new Lebanese government that responds to the needs of its people, President Donald Trump said in a cable to Lebanese...
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10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

33 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Here is what you need to know. 1. Facebook's Libra launch was 'ridiculously stupid,' blockchain boss says. "The way they rolled it out... it was just so in your face," R3's CEO...
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How a Master Illustrator Turned an Old English Carol Into the Perfect Children's Book for Thanksgiving

45 minutes ago   |   Slate

Peter Spier's take on The Fox Went Out on a Chilly Night is full of mischief and beauty.
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Ming-Chi Kuo takes a deeper dive into Apple's rumored 2020 5G iPhones

Ming-Chi Kuo takes a deeper dive into Apple's rumored 2020 5G iPhones

45 minutes ago   |   iMore

5G used across the range of Apple's new iPhone models will increase LCP demand. What you need to know Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo says that new 5G iPhones will account for 15-20% of...
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Glenville native to represent U.S. in Jeunes Chefs competition in Paris

49 minutes ago   |   Times Union

Carly Yezzo is as comfortable at a stove as she is with a spreadsheet. A 21-year-old Glenville resident, Yezzo is finishing the first semester of her senior year at SUNY Delhi...
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Agents to StreetEasy: The fees are too damn high

53 minutes ago   |   The Real Deal New York

After StreetEasy announced another fee hike, brokerages and agents are calling for an alternative platform. “Every time that something like this happens it makes our need to...
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Impeachment hearings continue with 2 more witnesses after Sondland testimony

Impeachment hearings continue with 2 more witnesses after Sondland testimony

Laura Cooper, a deputy assistant secretary of defense, and David Hale, a State Department official are testifying Wednesday evening. Read more ...

Charles Schwab eyes purchase of TD Ameritrade: reports

Charles Schwab eyes purchase of TD Ameritrade: reports

Charles Schwab is in talks to buy TD Ameritrade - a blockbuster brokerage deal that could be announced as early as Thursday, reports said. Schwab, headquartered in San... Read more ...

AP FACT CHECK: Claims from the Democratic debate

AP FACT CHECK: Claims from the Democratic debate

Ten Democrats seeking the presidency battled it out Wednesday night in a debate just over two months before the primary voting begins. Read more ...

With Leonard and George playing, Clippers edge Celtics in OT

With Leonard and George playing, Clippers edge Celtics in OT

LOS ANGELES - Lou Williams scored 27 points, Kawhi Leonard and Paul George combined for 42 points in their first game together for the Clippers, and Los Angeles rallied to edge... Read more ...

A Hollywood executive wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman in a biopic

A Hollywood executive wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman in a biopic

The screenwriter of the film said that when someone suggested Julia Roberts could not play the role, the executive responded, "It was so long ago. No one is going to know the... Read more ...

Colts vs. Texans odds, prediction, betting trends for 'Thursday Night Football'

Colts vs. Texans odds, prediction, betting trends for 'Thursday Night Football'

Here's everything to know about betting on Colts vs. Texans in Week 12, including updated odds, trends and our expert's prediction for "Thursday Night Football." Read more ...

Democratic congressman gets applause for getting Gordon Sondland to say an...

Democratic congressman gets applause for getting Gordon Sondland to say an investigation into the Bidens would benefit Trump

Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney won applause during Wednesday's impeachment hearing for a line of questioning that led to US Ambassador to the EU Gordon Sondland saying that a... Read more ...

Democratic Debate: Buttigieg looks to prove his staying power

Democratic Debate: Buttigieg looks to prove his staying power

Mayor Pete Buttigieg tops Iowa presidential caucus polls, and now he'll face the scrutiny that comes with his climb as Democrats gather for their fifth 2020 primary debate. Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein victims are pressuring Prince Andrew to give evidence to the...

Jeffrey Epstein victims are pressuring Prince Andrew to give evidence to the FBI after his pledge to help investigate his former friend

Lawyers representing the alleged victims of Jeffrey Epstein spoke out urging Prince Andrew to offer information to law enforcement in the US about any evidence he may have... Read more ...

President Trump responds to Sondland's testimony, insists he wanted...

President Trump responds to Sondland's testimony, insists he wanted 'nothing' from Ukraine

President Donald Trump is insisting that he wanted "nothing'' from Ukraine and declared that impeachment hearings should be brought to an end. Read more ...