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Google credits discipline with growing profit, even with big investments in experiments.
Extinguishing the Olympic torch has become an unstated goal of Brazil's most disenchanted citizens, many of whom feel the Olympics couldn't come at a worse time for the weakened country.
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares held near one-year highs while the yen hit a two-week high on Friday in nervous trade as investors waited to see if the Bank of Japan will come up with stimulus that wou
Nobody had spotted Ms. Kelly outside the Fox compound in Philadelphia all week. Then she made a midnight stop at the invitation-only CNN Grill.
The Democrats’ polished convention stands in contrast to the Republicans’ free-for-all. But Donald Trump has gotten where he is by defying the traditional media rules.
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Houston area fans of HGTV's "Fixer Upper" lined up outside Star Furniture's Katy store to greet Joanna Gaines during her visit to promote her new furniture line, Magnolia Home.
The singer cited irreconcilable differences as grounds for divorce in court documents.             
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Emergency crews on Thursday found two hikers who spent the night lost in the rugged terrain of South Dakota’s Badlands National Park, officials said. Authorities said Va
Stan and Dominique Larkin will share story Saturday at 19th annual MOTTEP LIFE Walk/Run on Belle Isle             
Crisp, bright and refreshing, slaw might as well be the official side dish of summer. Many use just a handful of ingredients and can be assembled in minutes. Think beyond cabbage — and broccoli or
Jennifer Lopez is a woman used to having hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of pairs of eyes fixed on her, whether it’s on a movie set, a concert stage or a red carpet. But on this day, in th
The comedian's lawyer says he wants to focus on the claims made against him.             
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Thinking about the future helps overcome relationship conflicts, according to a study. The research also, say the researchers, has potential implications for understanding how prospection, or future-t
Safe driving requires clear central vision and adequate peripheral vision. Glaucoma typically leads to constriction of the visual field, sparing the central vision.
PHILADELPHIA -- Native American tribal leader Edward D. Manuel, 69, stood in the hallways of the Democratic National Convention this week and marveled at the diversity. In conventions past, the desce
At more than 300 times the size of Earth, Jupiter has a unique orbit around a point just beyond the Sun’s surface, rather than in the center of the star itself. Its size also forces the sun to 'wobb
Jeff Bezos, the founder and chief executive of Amazon.com, has become the world's third-richest person as of the market close for the first time, Forbes magazine said
Dismissals are part of the tech company's pivot away from smartphones after failed Nokia purchase             
HONOLULU (AP) — Federal researchers returning from a 30-day expedition to study whales and dolphins around the Hawaiian islands are looking for clues to help sustain healthy populations of the marine
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(Reuters) - A weather formation located over the Atlantic, half way between the west coast of Africa and the Lesser Antilles has a 20 percent chance of developing into a tropical cyclone in the next 4
(Reuters Health) - Internet technologies may help underserved populations participate in medical research studies, but relying on those technologies to get broader participation isn't likely to work,
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York federal judge has ruled in favor of Bayer AG against nearly 1,300 lawsuits filed by women who say they suffered internal injuries from the company's Mirena intra-uterin
CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA, Calif. (Reuters) - Firefighters scrambled on Thursday to suppress a deadly wildfire near California's famed Big Sur coast that has burned three dozen dwellings, driven hundreds of r
This freeze should remain in place until each individual unit of blood collected in the two counties can be tested, according to the US Food and Drug Administration.
The number of new cases of type 2 diabetes has stabilised during recent years while mortality rates have declined, a new study from the University of Edinburgh has found.
For many women, working out is completely different after menopause hits. They feel lethargic and don't get the same buzz from a run or a zumba class as they did before. Now scientists know why.
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Twelve summers ago, a 6-year-old surfer stood on the Huntington Beach Pier with a microphone in his face. The television news was featuring Kanoa Igarashi, a neighborhood kid who first hit the wat
Hillary Clinton was to take the stage Thursday night for the final and most anticipated act of the Democratic National Convention, building on a week of potent testimonials from the party’s bigges
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A drug used to sedate elephants and other large animals, 100 times as potent as the fentanyl already escalating the country's heroin troubles, is suspected in spates of overdoses in several states
Bad news would-be astronauts: Traveling into deep space could be bad for your heart. In a study published Thursday in Scientific Reports, researchers found that astronauts who went to the moon wer
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Chelsea plays Real Madrid in the International Champions Cup at Michigan Stadium (3 p.m./ESPN).             
Swimmer Cody Miller arrives at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro with a strong chance to win a medal in the 100-meter breaststroke and perhaps the 4-by-100 medley relay.
Seven teams won 11 or more games in the NFL last season. The Green Bay Packers, who finished 10-6, appear primed to return to an elite level.
Thailand's Olympic medal hope Ariya Jutanugarn fired a bogey free 65 to fall three shots behind South Korean Mirim Lee after the opening round of the RICOH Women's British Open on Thursday.
The International Olympic Committee warned organizers of the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro five years ago that construction contracts they drew up could give developers incentives to cut corners, presagi
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SPRINGFIELD, N.J. — Baltusrol is a big brute of a course and on Thursday it did its best to knock out some golf heavyweights.
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Surfer Kanoa Igarashi feels right at home in the waves at Huntington Beach

Twelve summers ago, a 6-year-old surfer stood on the Huntington Beach Pier with a microphone in his face. The television news was featuring Kanoa Igarashi, a neighborhood kid who first hit the wat
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Deep space travel might blow your mind, but it could be bad for your heart

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Trump loses a pivotal round in fight against hotel workers unionizing in Las Vegas

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$29 flights to Las Vegas if you buy now, fly later this year

Oakland is continuing to beef up its flight routes with flights five days per week to Las Vegas on ultra-low cost airline Allegiant Air.
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Union chief says American pushing pilots to speed up flights

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The World’s Coolest, Most Cultured New Malls

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The Getaway: Seeking a Medal-Worthy Trip? Tips for Olympic Travelers.

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American Airlines plane lands safely despite engine flames

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Vegas airport passenger count up 5.6 per cent so far in 2016

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Edible balloons, frozen treats: Ice Cream Museum is coolest

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Terrifying video of five-metre Great White shark rams into kayaker in Albany

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Zane Grey's Oregon cabin added to historic places registry

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