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2 US Senate candidates in Ohio jump primaries and debate

10 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

COLUMBUS, Ohio - A Trump-aligned Republican and an underdog progressive Democrat are taking an unusually early step in their campaigns for the U.S. Senate: They're holding a...
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Texas among states suing Google over claims it's misleading consumers by tracking their location

30 minutes ago   |   ABC

According to Ken Paxton, turning off the "location history" setting on phones doesn't work and the data collected is allegedly used to push ads your way.
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Billionaire Mark Cuban launches online pharmacy aimed at lowering generic drug prices

Billionaire Mark Cuban launches online pharmacy aimed at lowering generic drug prices

38 minutes ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The pharmacy says it will bypass health care industry "middlemen" and help consumers avoid high drug prices by charging manufacturers' prices plus a flat 15% markup and...
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Watch out for scams regarding at home COVID testing kits

1 hour ago   |   ABC

If you are one of the millions of Americans who ordered your free COVID-19 test kits online thanks to the Biden administration or you have been thinking about it, there are...
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1 Million Miles Away: NASA'S $10 Billon Webb Telescope Arrives

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

The first images from the telescope are expected this summer.
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DC, 3 states sue Google saying it invades users' privacy

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The District of Columbia and three states are suing Google for allegedly deceiving consumers and invading their privacy by making it nearly impossible for them to...
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Stock Market ‘Panic Is Setting In' As S&P 500 Briefly Enters Correction Territory Then Rebounds

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

The benchmark index was at one point down more than 10% from its record highs.
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Here's how you can use regular bills to boost your credit scores

3 hours ago   |   ABC

One credit reporting bureau says the average consumer getting a boost can see a 13-point increase on their FICO credit score.
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Businessman and Mavs owner Mark Cuban launches an online pharmacy for generic drugs

Businessman and Mavs owner Mark Cuban launches an online pharmacy for generic drugs

3 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

The pharmacy says it will bypass healthcare industry "middlemen" and help consumers avoid high drug prices by charging manufacturers' prices plus a flat 15% markup and...
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Pennsylvania's state-run alcohol system called ‘anti-consumer relic,' strong profit generator as lawmakers mull its future

5 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

Clashing views of the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board system were heard during a legislative hearing Monday on a new attempt to privatize liquor sales via a proposed...
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US pharmacies are rolling out free N95 masks as free Covid-19 tests begin to...

US pharmacies are rolling out free N95 masks as free Covid-19 tests begin to arrive in the mail

Hy-Vee stores are already distributing free N95 masks. Read more ...

A special grand jury has been granted in Fulton County's Trump investigation

A special grand jury has been granted in Fulton County's Trump investigation

The decision comes after Fulton District Attorney Fani Willis requested one. A special grand jury has subpoena power and the authority to obtain documents. It will begin on May 2. Read more ...

St. Paul Man Charged With Beating His Wife To Death

St. Paul Man Charged With Beating His Wife To Death

ST. PAUL, Minn. - A St. Paul man is charged with murder in the beating death of his wife early Sunday morning in the city's North End neighborhood. The Ramsey County Attorney's... Read more ...

US Puts 8,500 Troops On Heightened Alert Amid Russia Tension

US Puts 8,500 Troops On Heightened Alert Amid Russia Tension

“What this is about is reassurance to our NATO allies," Pentagon press secretary John Kirby said Monday, adding that no troops are intended for deployment to Ukraine itself. Read more ...

Holocaust Museum Criticizes RFK Jr. For Saying Anne Frank Had It Better Than...

Holocaust Museum Criticizes RFK Jr. For Saying Anne Frank Had It Better Than Anti-Vaxxers

“Making reckless comparisons to the Holocaust, the murder of six million Jews, for a political agenda is outrageous and deeply offensive," the Museum said Monday. Read more ...

Sundance 2022 Critic's Notebook: Fire of Love, Every Day in Kaimukī and Shorts

Sundance 2022 Critic's Notebook: Fire of Love, Every Day in Kaimukī and Shorts

Derrida's “archival turn” of the '90s has officially taken over mainstream documentary filmmaking-a trend that has been covered in general interest thinkpieces in Indiewire as... Read more ...

Artist creates drawing for Fiona's 5th birthday from Timothy the hippo...

Artist creates drawing for Fiona's 5th birthday from Timothy the hippo, Fiona's biggest admirer

Talk about love - Fiona the hippo received a special 5tth birthday gift from a doting hippo who lives more than 1,100 miles away. Read more ...

Forecast: Warming up this week

Forecast: Warming up this week

After a beautiful start to the week Monday, the clouds are moving in overnight into Tuesday. Read more ...

Youngkin faces new lawsuit as Virginia mask order kicks in

Youngkin faces new lawsuit as Virginia mask order kicks in

RICHMOND, Va. - Republican Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin was facing a new legal challenge over his executive action that aimed to let parents opt out of school mask mandates as... Read more ...

At Least 6 Killed in Crush at African Cup Match

Witnesses said the stadium stewards closed the gates and stopped allowing people in, setting off the crush. Read more ...