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Sale of Speedway gas stations buys Marathon breathing room

41 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune

The $21 billion sale of Speedway gas stations has bought Marathon Petroleum some breathing room as the global pandemic continues to punish the energy sector.
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7-Eleven parent company acquires Speedway for $21 billion

7-Eleven parent company acquires Speedway for $21 billion

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

Speedway gas station owner Marathon Petroleum has agreed to sell the chain to 7-Eleven's parent company. Seven & i Holdings, the Japanese retail group which owns the popular...
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7-Eleven's Japanese parent pushes U.S. expansion with $21 billion deal for Speedway

13 hours ago   |   Fortune

Seven & i Holdings Co., the world's largest convenience store franchiser, agreed to buy Marathon Petroleum Corp.'s Speedway gas stations for $21 billion, betting that an...
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Boston Marathon charity runners say they deserve spot in future race after coronavirus cancellation

16 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Boston Marathon charity runners devastated by the cancellation of the iconic race due to the coronavirus pandemic say they are not getting a fair shake from race organizers...
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Trump pushes for ‘do-over' on death penalty sentence for Boston bomber Tsarnaev

16 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

President Trump is calling for a “do-over” after a federal appeals court on Friday tossed out the death sentence against convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar...
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Marathon Is Selling Speedway Gas Stations to 7-Eleven's Parent for $21 Billion

17 hours ago   |   NY Times

The largest U.S. independent refining company will get cash, and 7-Eleven will add 4,000 convenience stores.
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Trump demands death penalty for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Trump demands death penalty for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

20 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   2 articles

President Donald Trump on Sunday demanded the death penalty for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev - whose execution was taken off the table by an appellate court last...
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Trump says federal government should again seek death penalty for Boston bomber Tsarnaev

21 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump said Sunday that the federal government should again seek the death penalty for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
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New justice takes oath during run

New justice takes oath during run

1 day ago   |   WISN

Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Jill Karofsky held her swearing-in ceremony on mile 35 of a 100-mile ultra marathon.
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‘Death penalty!' Trump calls for execution of Boston Marathon bomber Tsarnaev after sentence overturned due to jury bias

‘Death penalty!' Trump calls for execution of Boston Marathon bomber Tsarnaev after sentence overturned due to jury bias

1 day ago   |   RT

US President Donald Trump has said that Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, whose 2015 death sentence was overturned by the US Appeals Court this week, must face capital...
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Dwayne Johnson buys XFL in $15 million deal

Dwayne Johnson buys XFL in $15 million deal

The XFL began its season earlier this year, before being forced to shutter operations in March due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

An adopted 14-year-old girl is helping senior dogs find a forever home just...

An adopted 14-year-old girl is helping senior dogs find a forever home just like she did

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Men's Wearhouse owner files for bankruptcy as pandemic torpedoes suit sales

Men's Wearhouse owner files for bankruptcy as pandemic torpedoes suit sales

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Deborah Birx warns US COVID-19 pandemic in ‘new phase' as cases surge

Deborah Birx warns US COVID-19 pandemic in ‘new phase' as cases surge

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260 employees in Georgia school district have tested positive for COVID-19...

260 employees in Georgia school district have tested positive for COVID-19 or been exposed

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Tracker shows curve of coronavirus cases, deaths in Kentucky, Indiana

Tracker shows curve of coronavirus cases, deaths in Kentucky, Indiana

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Navy investigating video of dogs attacking Kaepernick fill-in

Navy investigating video of dogs attacking Kaepernick fill-in

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - The Navy is investigating an incident in which dogs attacked a “Colin Kaepernick stand-in” during a K-9 demonstration during a 2019 fundraiser at the... Read more ...

WCC institutes new rule to increase diversity

WCC institutes new rule to increase diversity

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NBA players show support for Jonathan Isaac after Magic forward suffers knee...

NBA players show support for Jonathan Isaac after Magic forward suffers knee injury vs. Kings

Isaac was taken off the court in a wheelchair and an MRI later revealed he had torn his ACL. Read more ...

NYC's outdoor dining program will return next year

NYC's outdoor dining program will return next year

NEW YORK - New York City's pandemic-era outdoor dining program will continue next year, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Monday. With indoor dining banned indefinitely because of the... Read more ...