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Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple to testify in Washington against French digital tax

Google, Amazon, Facebook, Apple to testify in Washington against French digital tax

3 minutes ago   |   RT

US tech giants are set to testify at a US government hearing over the French digital tax imposed last month in an attempt to level the playing field between big companies and...
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UFC news, rumors: Daniel Cormier says Stipe Miocic trilogy 'only thing that would make me come back'

29 minutes ago   |   CBS Sports

DC isn't set on retirement, especially if he gets another go at the heavyweight title
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Trump backs off support for background checks for gun purchases

41 minutes ago   |   Think Progress

It has only been two weeks since President Donald Trump formally addressed the nation in the wake of deadly shootings in El Paso, Texas; Dayton, Ohio; and Gilroy, California...
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Rose Lavelle's English Bulldog might be the real star of the family

51 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

As part of NBC Sports Pro Pets series , each week, NBC Sports Washington will release a new short-form video profiling local athletes and the animals
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One killed, deputy injured in Washington County crash

1 hour ago   |   Times Union

One person was killed and a Washington County sheriff deputy was injured in a two-car crash early Monday morning, the Post-Star reports.
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Photos: Fun, games and animals at the Altamont Fair

1 hour ago   |   Times Union

ALTAMONT - Thousands of people visited the Altamont Fair on Sunday, the final day of the gathering. If you missed that fair, you can still visit the Washington County Fair this...
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Trump dismisses worries of recession, says economy is strong

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

By KEVIN FREKING BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. - President Donald Trump dismissed concerns of recession on Sunday and offered an optimistic outlook for the economy after last week's...
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Trump's German frenemy

1 hour ago   |   Politico

Sigmar Gabriel's ties to Russia make him an unlikely bridge between Berlin and Washington.
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Metropolitan Division Outlook 2019-20: The New York Rangers

1 hour ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

The Capitals have won four Metro Division titles in a row, but rivals are gunning for them and this time there are several teams that could finally overthrow Washington. Our...
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Washington clears out in August, but lawmakers' work continues back home

Washington clears out in August, but lawmakers' work continues back home

2 hours ago   |   Post Gazette

Halfway through the August recess, however, it is clear the work never really stops for members of Congress.
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Four tons of marijuana hidden underneath jalapeños seized at border

Four tons of marijuana hidden underneath jalapeños seized at border

That's some spicy pot. Border patrol officers at a port of entry in San Diego discovered nearly four tons of marijuana hidden beneath a shipment of jalapeños, officials said... Read more ...

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor during Hurricane Katrina, dies of cancer

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor during Hurricane Katrina, dies of cancer

The 54th governor of Louisiana was the first woman elected governor of the state. Read more ...

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson just got married in a secret Hawaiian ceremony

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson just got married in a secret Hawaiian ceremony

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson just got married in a secret ceremony. He tied the knot to long-time girlfriend Lauren Hashian on Sunday, August 18 in Hawaii. The actor shared two... Read more ...

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Vote for this week's WYFF News 4's Friday Night Hits Game of the Week

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Raiders GM to absent Brown: Time to be 'All in or all out'

Raiders GM to absent Brown: Time to be 'All in or all out'

Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock told disgruntled receiver Antonio Brown it's time to decide whether he's "all in or all out" about playing this season after losing... Read more ...

Man accused of threatening shooting at a Jewish community center in Ohio

Man accused of threatening shooting at a Jewish community center in Ohio

The 20-year-old was arrested after reportedly posting a video of a man shooting a gun on an Instagram account with a disturbing caption, police said. Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here is what you need to know. 1. Fed Chair Jerome Powell is giving a speech this week, and traders will be listening closely for any hints of further interest-rate cuts. The... Read more ...

Reports: Former NFL player Cedric Benson dies in wreck

Reports: Former NFL player Cedric Benson dies in wreck

Former NFL player Cedric Benson was killed Saturday in a two-vehicle wreck in Austin, Texas, according to multiple reports. Read more ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook warned Trump that China tariffs would boost its main...

Apple CEO Tim Cook warned Trump that China tariffs would boost its main rival Samsung, in a major reversal

President Donald Trump met with Apple CEO Tim Cook on Friday. Trump told reporters on Sunday that Cook had warned about tariffs hurting Apple and benefiting its main smartphone... Read more ...

Stocks are soaring on fresh hopes of a 'tidal wave' of government stimulus...

Stocks are soaring on fresh hopes of a 'tidal wave' of government stimulus and an end to the US-China trade war

Asian and European equities and US futures jumped on Monday as traders bet on a surge of government stimulus and celebrated a better outlook for the US-China trade war. China... Read more ...