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Traveling for the holidays? Make your plans now, AAA says

Traveling for the holidays? Make your plans now, AAA says

28 minutes ago   |   WRAL

As COVID-19 rates decline, a record number of people are expected to travel for the upcoming holiday season.
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Marijuana plant-seizure missions decline sharply in New York

40 minutes ago   |   Times Union

The number of marijuana plants seized by police across New York has plummeted this year as many law enforcement agencies have abandoned their once-annual missions - often aided...
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A Harvard freshman made a social networking app called 'The FaceTag.' It's sparked a debate about the ethics of facial recognition

58 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Harvard freshman Yuen Ler Chow on campus. Yuen Ler Chow The FaceTag lets users sign up, scan the face of another user, and exchange contact information. The app is only...
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China's Lipstick King sold an astonishing $1.7 billion in goods in 12 hours - and that was just in a promotion for the country's biggest shopping day

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Austin Li Jiaqi. VCG/Getty Images China's livestreaming star Austin Li Jiaqi - also known as the "Lipstick King" sold about $1.7 billion worth of goods in 12 hours. He was...
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McDavid tops 200 goals in Oilers' 5-1 win over Coyotes

McDavid tops 200 goals in Oilers' 5-1 win over Coyotes

4 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

GLENDALE, Ariz. - Connor McDavid and Leon Draisatl came up together through the Edmonton Oilers' system, putting up prodigious numbers nearly side by side.
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More than HALF of Americans polled say they've been personally affected by supply shortages in US, new survey shows

More than HALF of Americans polled say they've been personally affected by supply shortages in US, new survey shows

6 hours ago   |   RT

A majority of Americans surveyed said they have personally faced shortages in common consumer goods, according to a new poll, which comes amid ongoing supply chain issues...
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Dear Abby: Husband thinks it's elderly cat's time to go

7 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Dear Abby: My wife and I have been together 39 years, and we generally get along very well. We've always had dogs and cats, and we currently have two of each. While my wife...
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Data Show COVID Cases In Minnesota Schools Have Declined, But Experts Still Watching For Long-Term Trends

Data Show COVID Cases In Minnesota Schools Have Declined, But Experts Still Watching For Long-Term Trends

7 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The latest data show COVID-19 cases linked to schools have sharply declined since mid-September, but experts warn that it's too early to determine if the state...
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Julius Randle-Obi Toppin combo gives Knicks new dynamic

Julius Randle-Obi Toppin combo gives Knicks new dynamic

9 hours ago   |   New York Post

Julius Randle and Obi Toppin shared the court for a grand total of 39 minutes last season. They're already closing in on that number this season.
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Pilot program in Stanislaus County town links students with digital mental health services

Pilot program in Stanislaus County town links students with digital mental health services

9 hours ago   |   KCRA

Children's mental health is an ongoing crisis that has worsened during the pandemic. In the Central Valley, efforts are underway to help youth with outreach.
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Apple Car battery supplier talks break down, claims report

Apple Car battery supplier talks break down, claims report

"The firms informed Apple sometime in the past two months that they were not able to meet its requirements" What you need to know A report says talks with suppliers for Apple's... Read more ...

The Democrats Are Losing Their Nerve on Taxes

I pride myself on being a pragmatist. When Democrats splintered on how to write the reconciliation bill, I advised readers to stop fretting ; this will get done. I even showed... Read more ...

Republicans and Wall Street Are Smearing Biden's Bank Regulator as a Commie

Wall Street has launched an all-out attack on Saule Omarova, President Biden's nominee to be the primary regulator of big banks. But the financial industry's lobbyists in... Read more ...

Biden White House debuts the U.S.'s first national gender strategy

Its response to Texas's abortion ban previewed its 'whole of government' approach. Read more ...

10 Things in Politics: Dem donors snipe over 2024

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US stock futures lag as relief over Evergrande bond payment fails to...

F Nasdaq and S&P futures dipped Friday as Snap and Intel earnings reports soured sentiment. Asian and European stocks rose after Chinese property giant Evergrande made an $83.5... Read more ...

How cloud compliance creates value and trust in security for organizations

Getty Images Vulnerabilities involved with cloud computing hold some leaders back from large-scale adoption. If companies fail to meet compliance requirements, they can face... Read more ...

Marijuana plant-seizure missions decline sharply in New York

The number of marijuana plants seized by police across New York has plummeted this year as many law enforcement agencies have abandoned their once-annual missions - often aided... Read more ...

Alec Baldwin Fatally Shoots Cinematographer In Tragic Prop Firearm Incident...

Alec Baldwin Fatally Shoots Cinematographer In Tragic Prop Firearm Incident, Law Enforcement Officials State

"Detectives are investigating how and what type of projectile was discharged." Read more ...