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California condor takes flight in wild after near extinction

California condor takes flight in wild after near extinction

ABC News    Technology    11 hour(s) ago
The endangered California condor is making a slow but steady comeback in the wild three decades after the giant bird went nearly extinct Read more

The wooing of Amazon HQ2: Taxpayers, watch out for your wallets

The wooing of Amazon HQ2: Taxpayers, watch out for your wallets

USA Today    Politics    12 hour(s) ago
Amazon will have more experience and money than those who want HQ2, and will be focused on what's best for Amazon. Feel free to say no or walk away. Read more

Brazil's handshake snub 'disappointing', says Matildas goalscorer Sam Kerr

Brazil's handshake snub 'disappointing', says Matildas goalscorer Sam Kerr

The Guardian    Sports    18 hour(s) ago
Some Brazil players refused to shake hands at end of Australia’s 3-2 win‘I don’t think we got the respect we deserved tonight,’ says two-goal star Kerr She was happy to get under Brazil’s skin but star striker Sam Kerr was less pleased some Brazil players refused to shake hands after ... Read more

Widespread Deceptive Practices May Reduce Payouts in N.F.L. Concussion Settlement

Widespread Deceptive Practices May Reduce Payouts in N.F.L. Concussion Settlement

New York Times    Sports    19 hour(s) ago
“We don’t want to watch these awards be cannibalized,” a lawyer for retired players told a judge investigating lenders and others seeking a cut of payments. Read more

Mysterious, deadly insomnia for over 200 years

Mysterious, deadly insomnia for over 200 years

CNN    Health    1 day(s) ago
A family suffered from a mysterious, deadly insomnia for over 200 years. But one of them decided it was time to stop suffering in silence. Read more

Tottenham thankful for Dele Alli winner to see off Barnsley at quiet Wembley

Tottenham thankful for Dele Alli winner to see off Barnsley at quiet Wembley

The Guardian    Sports    22 hour(s) ago
It was an unusual vibe, with the stadium containing 23,926 supporters, and Mauricio Pochettino having made it plain the Carabao Cup was a long way down his trophy wishlist. But Tottenham Hotspur will continue in the competition after Dele Alli found a way to break Barnsley’s resistance midway through the ... Read more

Senate confirms Trump pick for solicitor general

Senate confirms Trump pick for solicitor general

Fox News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
WASHINGTON-- The Senate has confirmed President Donald Trump's nominee for solicitor general. Read more

Before the massive Equifax breach, there was another one

Before the massive Equifax breach, there was another one

Fox News    Technology    24 hour(s) ago
As the feds investigate whether the Equifax breach that exposed data of up to 143 million Americans resulted in insider trading, the company has a new problem. Read more

Golic's new partner came on and things got awkward

Golic's new partner came on and things got awkward

USA Today    Sports    1 day(s) ago
Awwwkwarrrddddddd. Read more

Lawyers trade jabs as meningitis outbreak murder trial opens

Lawyers trade jabs as meningitis outbreak murder trial opens

ABC News    Health    21 hour(s) ago
An attorney for a Massachusetts pharmacist charged in a deadly meningitis outbreak has urged jurors not to be swayed by their emotions while prosecutors say the man's actions demonstrated a "shocking disregard" for human life Read more

WATCH:  Trump: 'I will always put America first'

WATCH: Trump: 'I will always put America first'

ABC News    Politics    1 day(s) ago
"Just like you, as the leaders of your countries, will always and should always put your countries first," President Trump said to the United Nations General Assembly. Read more

McDonald's All American Games headed to Atlanta

McDonald's All American Games headed to Atlanta

USA Today    Sports    7 hour(s) ago
McDonald's All American Games are headed to Atlanta Read more

The Latest: Bipartisan effort to improve 'Obamacare' over

The Latest: Bipartisan effort to improve 'Obamacare' over

ABC News    Health    1 day(s) ago
A bipartisan attempt at shoring up the Affordable Care Act is officially over in the Senate Read more

Robert Griffin III rips ex-Redskins WR Santana Moss for claim he gloated about Mike Shanahan firing

Robert Griffin III rips ex-Redskins WR Santana Moss for claim he gloated about Mike Shanahan firing

USA Today    Sports    1 day(s) ago
The ex-Redskins QB called out Santana Moss after the former WR's claim that Griffin boasted after Mike Shanahan was fired. Read more

Heisman survey: Baker Mayfield, Mason Rudolph have state of Oklahoma at the top

Heisman survey: Baker Mayfield, Mason Rudolph have state of Oklahoma at the top

USA Today    Sports    1 day(s) ago
It’s just the first USA TODAY Heisman Trophy of the season. The favorites are from the state of Oklahoma with Baker Mayfield and Mason Rudolph in lead. Read more

Geelong not interested in Adelaide's anthem ploy ahead of AFL final

Geelong not interested in Adelaide's anthem ploy ahead of AFL final

The Guardian    Sports    13 hour(s) ago
Cats coach Chris Scott dismisses Crows’ aggressive stances last weekPatrick Dangerfield expected to play mix of forward and midfield on FridayGeelong coach Chris Scott is paying no attention to how Adelaide will line up for the national anthem before Friday night’s AFL preliminary final, after the subject become a media ... Read more

Send money: iPhone and iPads set to update as Apple iOS11 goes live

Send money: iPhone and iPads set to update as Apple iOS11 goes live

Fox News    Technology    23 hour(s) ago
Cupertino officially releases the Apple iOS11 update for iPhones and iPads, Intel has its sights set on driverless car tech, Amazon adds Alexa to their top Fire tablet. Read more

Danny Cipriani’s hopes of England recall ended by knee ligament tear

Danny Cipriani’s hopes of England recall ended by knee ligament tear

The Guardian    Sports    24 hour(s) ago
• Cipriani out for eight to 12 weeks with injury suffered against Harlequins• Wasps No10 at best fifth in Eddie Jones’s fly-half pecking orderDanny Cipriani may be out of action until December after sustaining a medial knee ligament tear in Wasps’ Premiership defeat by Harlequins. He is not expected to ... Read more

McConvilles given three-year bans after injecting horse at Cheltenham

McConvilles given three-year bans after injecting horse at Cheltenham

The Guardian    Sports    1 day(s) ago
• Father and son are found guilty of breaching doping rules• Anseanachai Cliste given a compound with banned substancesA father and son who injected what they hoped would be performance-enhancing drugs into their runner before the Foxhunter Chase at Cheltenham on Gold Cup day in March were banned from racing ... Read more

Moss says Griffin gloated about Shanahans being fired

Moss says Griffin gloated about Shanahans being fired

USA Today    Sports    1 day(s) ago
Santana Moss says Robert Griffin III took credit for coach Mike Shanahan and offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan being fired by the Washington Redskins in 2013 Read more