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People in the real world are hard at work trying to rebuild the internet in a way that comes closer to its decentralized ideal. The post Pied Piper's New Internet Isn't Just Possible—It's Almost Here
Because yesterday's covfefe could be tomorrow's global catastrophe. The post We Asked Lawyers to Vet Trump's Most Controversial Tweets appeared first on WIRED.
The United States has retreated from the global Paris Agreement. But companies from Facebook to WalMart are already invested in climate action. The post Even Without Paris, Business Will Leave Trump
Coming soon after it announced a partnership to test driverless vehicles with Lyft, Waymo's semi-truck program appears to target yet another application of autonomous tech Uber set its sites on.
SEOUL (Reuters) - Oil prices dropped nearly 1 percent in early Asian trade on Friday, dragged down by ongoing concerns over a global glut in crude supply despite a bigger-than-expected draw in U.S. cr
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks edged up on Friday and the dollar bounced from recent lows as upbeat data on U.S. manufacturing and employment and buoyant European factory growth boosted investor optim
Sales are growing quickly for the popular meal delivery service, but losses are also mounting. The company is moving to go public while markets are near record highs.
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NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s mayor says a Puerto Rican nationalist recently freed from prison has agreed to step aside from any formal role in the city’s Puerto Rican Day parade. Democr
Ladybug giveaways, weekend gardening seminars at English Gardens; Juried show Art On The Grand in Farmington             
There’s a joke among Pleasant Ridge residents that once you move to this charming little enclave in southern Oakland County, you stay. You just move within the city. Barb and Sean Stokes are no except
It's not always easy to land a table at metro Detroit's hottest dining spots. But the Free Press and the Metro Detroit Chevy Dealers have a great option for foodies: the Top 10 Takeover dining series.
Kathy Griffin and Stacey Dash are among the many celebs who have faced waves of criticisms after voicing their political opinion.             
OXON HILL, Md. (Reuters) - Competitors in the final rounds of the Scripps National Spelling Bee picked their way along a precarious lifeline of consonants and vowels on Thursday as they eyed a...
The goal of fitness guru Taryn Toomey’s The Class is to train the mind to create new ways to respond — rather than react in the moment .             
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Fiji's prime minister, who will chair an annual climate summit in Germany in November, says he's deeply disappointed by President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris climate accord. Bai
The "covfefe" phenomenon is all too real, thanks to President Donald Trump. But what does it even mean? After midnight on Wednesday, Trump got back into the groove of deriding the press. In doing so,
Artificial trans fats were ruled unsafe by the Food and Drug Administration partly in response to a lawsuit that Professor Kummerow filed against the agency.
An unnamed group, which includes 30 mayors, three governors, 80 university presidents and over 100 businesses, is negotiating with the United Nations to accept its emissions reduction plan.
A conservative billionaire wants to build the America's biggest wind farm in Wyoming and send the clean electricity to California.             
Trump's decision to withdraw the US from the Paris climate accord prompts billionaire tech giant Elon Musk and Disney CEO Robert Iger to step down from the President's Council.
Clinton has been increasingly vocal in her criticism of Trump as she ramps up her public appearances after several months of laying low following her bruising defeat. Walt Disney Company Chairman an
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SEATTLE (Reuters) - A Delaware-sized iceberg is very close to splitting off from one of the largest ice shelves in Antarctica, scientists say, after a fast-growing crack stretched to within 8 miles (1
(Reuters) - U.S.-owned power generator Tennessee Valley Authority said on Thursday it expects to continue cutting carbon emissions and reducing energy costs by producing more power with natural gas an
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - California Governor Jerry Brown said on Thursday he will discuss merging carbon trading markets in his state and China when he travels to Asia later this week, a sign of the
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York analyzed baby teeth from 16 pairs of identical and fraternal twins, with at least one sibling who had an ASD diagnosis by about 18 years old.
Australian researchers found that women who breastfed their children were 11 percent less likely than women who didn't breastfeed to be diagnosed with endometrial cancer.
(Reuters) - U.S. federal energy regulatory commissioners said they were "troubled" that Ohio found signs of diesel fuel in drilling fluid samples near a spill that occurred during Energy Transfer Part
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Thursday said he will withdraw the United States from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, spurning pleas from U.S. allies and c
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World leaders closed ranks Thursday, vowing to press on with the fight against global warming, even as President Trump said he was pulling the United States out of a landmark climate agreement. In
SERIES Girl Starter The aspiring female entrepreneurs vie for a prize package worth $100,000 in this competition series’ freshman-season finale. 7 p.m. TLC Ginormous Food Host Josh Denny tries a
A jury Thursday found three Northern California correctional officers guilty of second-degree murder in the 2015 fatal beating of a mentally ill inmate. After a two-month trial, Santa Clara County
Actress and humanitarian Angelina Jolie has closed sale on the Cecil B. DeMille estate, a Los Feliz mansion once owned by the early filmmaker, according to real estate sources not authorized to co
Seattle designated hitter Nelson Cruz and shortstop Jean Segura left Thursday's game against Colorado because of injuries. Segura injured his right ankle sliding into second base in the fourth in
Scientists with the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory, or LIGO, have detected the signal from a cataclysmic collision between two black holes that lie 3 billion light-years away
Jerry West remains unabashed in his affection for the Lakers, still expressing his “love” for them and even admitting that a part of him still yearns to work for the organization that he in so man
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OAKLAND — It’s almost silly to talk about a guy resting who is playing just under 41 minutes a game in the playoff thus far, but Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue does not hide the fact that m
Harbaugh and his staff will kick things off Friday, participating in a camp at Mercer University in Macon, Georgia.             
Dolphins safety Michael Thomas wouldn’t commit to continuing to kneel during the national anthem, as he did all last season, but the team captain said his desire to become more socially involved has g
The Miami Dolphins are tinkering with a position switch for Walt Aikens. Aikens, one of Miami’s top special teams performers, spent the first three years of his NFL career as a safety. However, he’s b
Dolphins defensive end William Hayes, a personable nine-year veteran, is known for his unconventional beliefs: He’s not sure man has ever been to the moon, he thinks mermaids might exist, and he’s ver
After going from worst to first in the American Athletic Conference, the UCF baseball team is ready for its next challenge: a return trip to the NCAA Tournament. The Knights (40-20, 15-9 in AAC) will
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Florida State may be among the hottest baseball teams in the country, but it will face a stiff challenge during this weekend’s Tallahassee Regional. UCF (40-20, 15-9 in the American Athletic Conferenc
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World leaders close ranks on climate change: 'Paris agreement cannot be renegotiated'

World leaders closed ranks Thursday, vowing to press on with the fight against global warming, even as President Trump said he was pulling the United States out of a landmark climate agreement. In
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Friday's TV highlights: The 76th Peabody Awards on KOCE

SERIES Girl Starter The aspiring female entrepreneurs vie for a prize package worth $100,000 in this competition series’ freshman-season finale. 7 p.m. TLC Ginormous Food Host Josh Denny tries a
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3 Northern California officers guilty of murder in beating death of inmate

A jury Thursday found three Northern California correctional officers guilty of second-degree murder in the 2015 fatal beating of a mentally ill inmate. After a two-month trial, Santa Clara County
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Angelina Jolie buys the Cecil B. DeMille estate in Los Feliz

Actress and humanitarian Angelina Jolie has closed sale on the Cecil B. DeMille estate, a Los Feliz mansion once owned by the early filmmaker, according to real estate sources not authorized to co
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MLB notes: Mariners' Nelson Cruz and Jean Segura leave game because of injuries

Seattle designated hitter Nelson Cruz and shortstop Jean Segura left Thursday's game against Colorado because of injuries. Segura injured his right ankle sliding into second base in the fourth in
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LIGO detects third black-hole collision — and it's not quite like the others

Scientists with the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory, or LIGO, have detected the signal from a cataclysmic collision between two black holes that lie 3 billion light-years away
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Jerry West has 'love' for Lakers and would have loved to end his career with them

Jerry West remains unabashed in his affection for the Lakers, still expressing his “love” for them and even admitting that a part of him still yearns to work for the organization that he in so man
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Gov. Jerry Brown, America's unofficial climate change ambassador in the Trump era, heads to China

When Gov. Jerry Brown flew across the Pacific four years ago to meet with leaders and business executives in China, the world seemed much different. President Obama had committed to fight the warm
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In booming Koreatown, these immigrants live fizzled American dreams

When he hears his phone ring, Seon Jin Kim’s whole body flinches and his ears perk up. A 62-year-old diabetic with diminishing eyesight, he bounds up the stairs and dives for the phone. This could
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The lottery is now open for permits to hike Yosemite's iconic Half Dome this summer

If you want to hike Half Dome this summer, start making plans. The cables that guide hikers the last 400 feet to the top of the Yosemite high point will be in place starting Friday. The lottery

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Hawaii fair organizers urge governor to waive wharf fees

WAILUKU, Hawaii - Fair organizers in Hawaii have said they hope to keep their events running amid rising shipping rates. Organizers met last week with government officials and decided to draft ...
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American Express to solely take over the Hilton credit card

NEW YORK - American Express will become the exclusive credit card issuer for Hilton Hotels, the company said Thursday, a major success for a business that has been facing increased ......
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JetBlue, Delta will test biometric boarding passes

Boarding passes could someday become quaint relics for air travellers. JetBlue Airways plans to test facial-recognition check-in for a few flights beginning later this month, and Delta Air Lines plan
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World's eeriest ghost towns

In Taiwan the futuristic seaside holiday resort Sanzhi Pod City looks like a creepy scene from an alien film, with UFO-shaped structures peppering the landscape.
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Great white shark circles man in a kayak in California

A kayaker at New Brighton Beach, California spotted a great white on May 22. The man said he saw the shark before he got into his kayak, but still proceeded to enter the water.
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Disney World attendance down in 2016, report says

All four of Walt Disney World’s theme parks had dips in total attendance for 2016, according to a report released by the Themed Entertainment Association and AECOM on Thursday.

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That Polynesian-style canoe that left Hawaii three years ago? It's been around the world and will return to Honolulu

Three years ago, a crew of sailors set off from Hawaii aboard a replica Polynesian canoe to travel the world. They would forsake GPS and other modern technology, and instead navigate by the sta

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SeaWorld San Diego answers critics with a slow and boring new Orca Encounter show

SeaWorld San Diego’s controversial new Orca Encounter offers a direct response to its critics with a less theatrical and more natural show that bills itself as the “world’s first live documenta

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