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Zuckerberg surprised at extent of opioid problem — but Facebook full of illegal opioid ads

Wed, 2017-11-15 11:34

Mark Zuckerberg said extent of opioid crisis was what surprised him most in his travels throughout America. Yet people are marketing opioids illegally on Facebook and Google.

       
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How one man saved historic Bell Labs and turned it into a brand new tech mecca

Wed, 2017-11-15 10:54

The inside story of how a New Jersey developer overcame the odds and brought the massive Bell Labs building back to life as Bell Works.

       
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NASA's astonishing aerial photos of the giant new Antarctic iceberg

Wed, 2017-11-15 10:31

NASA finally gives us an up close look at the monstrous Larsen C ice shelf that broke off from Antarctica in July.

       
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Hoverboards recalled for fire and explosion risks — again

Wed, 2017-11-15 10:24

Hoverboards from several makers affected over issues with lithium ion batteries.

       
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Forever 21 may be latest credit-card breach victim

Wed, 2017-11-15 09:32

Forever 21 said encryption issues at some stores between May and October of this year are to blame.

       
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These are the best things you can buy in 2017, according to Reviewed

Wed, 2017-11-15 09:00

Give the gift of AWESOME this year

       
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This impressive 55-inch LG OLED TV is the lowest price we've ever seen

Wed, 2017-11-15 08:35

Black Friday TV sales are starting to crop up, and this LG 4K Smart TV is one of the best yet at 25% off the usual cost.

       
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Drybar Founder: “Life is too short to work someplace lame”

Wed, 2017-11-15 08:24

With Bumble Bizz’s “One Connection,” the workforce becomes a woman’s world

       
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Warren Buffett's Berkshire sells nearly a third of IBM shares, adds to Apple

Wed, 2017-11-15 08:22

Buffett has said IBM stock hasn't performed as hope

       
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LION BABE’s Jillian Hervey names Lucas Goodman her “one connection”

Wed, 2017-11-15 08:12

Electro-soul musician talks new ways to find your professional connection

       
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InStyle’s Laura Brown: “You’re not going to get somewhere distinct without your personality”

Wed, 2017-11-15 08:12

“Enthusiasm” will get you ahead, says InStyle Editor In Chief Laura Brown

       
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Big changes seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway stock holdings

Wed, 2017-11-15 07:39

In Berkshire Hathaway’s third-quarter earnings, the entire base of all assets among all entities was $681.5 billion, up almost 10% year to date.

       
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People aren't embarrassed to stream steamy scenes in public

Wed, 2017-11-15 07:28

A new Netflix poll shows thousands of users aren't embarrassed to be watching steamy content in public. Sean Dowling (@seandowlingtv) has more.

       
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U.S. scientists try first gene editing In the body

Wed, 2017-11-15 05:47

Scientists for the first time have tried editing a gene inside the body in a bold attempt to permanently change a person's DNA to try to cure a disease. The experiment was done on Monday on a patient with an inherited metabolic disorder. (Nov. 15)

       
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Sprint's latest bid to lure customers: Free Hulu

Wed, 2017-11-15 05:42

AT&T and T-Mobile are no longer the only ones bundling video services into your wireless plan.

       
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Guppy fish have personalities, say researchers

Wed, 2017-11-15 05:09

Tiny guppy fish have individual 'personalities', according to a laboratory study by scientists at the University of Exeter in Penryn. Video provided by Reuters

       
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Uber sued by female passengers alleging driver rape, violence

Wed, 2017-11-15 04:49

The Uber driver of one woman was charged with with two counts of sexual battery for assaulting her after he drove her home.

       
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Global warming makes 'biblical' rain like that from Hurricane Harvey much more likely

Tue, 2017-11-14 18:41

The odds of a storm dumping Harvey-like rain on Texas have increased sixfold in just the past 25 years, thanks to man-made climate change, a new study said.

       
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New robot dog SpotMini is smooth, sleek and a lot less creepy

Tue, 2017-11-14 17:12

Details are scarce but it looks more agile, too. Video provided by Newsy

       
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Hyperloop firm Arrivo to create 200 mph traffic-busting tubes in downtown Denver

Tue, 2017-11-14 16:49

Los Angeles-based Arrivo, a hyperloop technology company, is partnering with Denver officials to bring high speed travel to motorists

       
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