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Rackspace has become a partner with Amazon and Azure selling services and helping companies transport data and software to them.
Janet Yellen, the Fed chief, signaled that an interest-rate increase was likely, but she did not indicate any timetable.
HALIFAX - A 28-year-old man in Halifax has turned himself into police in connection with one of several reported sexual assaults involving taxi drivers this year. Investigators arrested Saher Hamdan
HALDIMAND COUNTY, Ont. - Health officials say an Ontario man is undergoing treatment after being bitten by a cat that tested positive for rabies. The Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit says it was notifie
OTTAWA - Former prime minister Stephen Harper resigned his House of Commons seat Friday. Some quotes: "As I bid farewell to the Parliament of Canada and prepare for the next chapter of my life, my et
OTTAWA - Supporters of Turkey's former ambassador to Canada are calling on the Turkish government to prove he was linked to a failed coup attempt last month or let him go free. Tuncay Babali was repo
OTTAWA - Stephen Harper, Canada's 22nd prime minister, officially left political life Friday by resigning his seat in the House of Commons. Here are five ways he's changed politics in Canada: 1.Prime
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Patrick Foster and Jim Lenahan talk music on 'Dad Rock,' a podcast from USA TODAY             
Edgar Ramirez (Roberto Duran) and Usher (Sugar Ray Leonard) show more than boxing moves in the drama.             
Pregnant women often rely on two identities -- a pregnant self and a non-pregnant self -- to help them navigate the profound psychological and physiological effects that pregnancy has on their body im
When it comes to online harassment, “women of color are the canaries in the coal mine. They get both the racism and sexism," one expert said.
Timed admission passes to the much-anticipated museum will be available starting Saturday, but officials warn visitors that getting in the first weekend will be difficult.
NEW YORK — Sarah Jessica Parker’s new fragrance, Stash SJP, has put an edge on the celebrity fragrance game. She called the new eau de parfum “Lovely’s naughty, subversive sibling,” and her “secre
Sexy sells — especially to Millennials — and so Gucci is refreshing its fragrance master brand Gucci Guilty with steamy new advertising. Starring Jared Leto along with models Julia Hafstrom and Ve
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This week: WhatsApp privacy changes, the sale of Instapaper to Pinterest, and we say so long to our good friend Joe. The post Gadget Lab Podcast: Privacy on the High Seas appeared first on WIRED.
After decades spent haunting both British Columbia's Fraser River and the dreams of fishermen in the nearby town of Lillooet, a 650lb sturgeon named Pig Nose has finally been caught.
Jeanette Empey from Bone, Idaho, claims to have seen a ghost she calls the 'fireman's guardian' surrounded by smoke during a fire near her ranch.
Israeli artist Sigalit Landau submerged the dress several metres underwater in the Dead Sea and photographed it over three months as the salt crystallisation process took place.
Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology combined foam, heat-conducting materials and bubble wrap to provide a new, low-cost way to heat water
The area now measure 582,578 sq miles - about four times the size of California. It is home to hundreds of unique creatures including the world's oldest living organism.
After an investigation, it was discovered that a lawnmower had triggered the spike in data after it got too close to one sensor at Lancaster University. Four hours after issuing the red alert, the s
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(Reuters) - A weak area of low pressure located between the northeastern coast of Cuba and the central Bahamas has a 30 percent chance of developing into a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U
(Reuters Health) - Even though many children with celiac disease can ease symptoms by going on a gluten-free diet, kids should still get blood tests and other exams to confirm whether they actually ha
CHICAGO (Reuters) - The type of avian flu that led to the deaths of about 50 million U.S. chickens and turkeys last year has been found in the country for the first time in 14 months, the U.S. Departm
KINSHASA (Reuters) - A vaccination campaign against yellow fever in Congo's capital is almost complete, but the gains may be reversed by the looming rainy season and the spread of the disease to areas
MANAGUA (Reuters) - Nicaragua has confirmed its first case of a baby born with microcephaly linked to the Zika virus, authorities said on Friday.
(Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recommended on Friday that all blood donated in the United States and its territories be tested for Zika virus, as it moves to prevent transmission of
The move, ordered by the Food and Drug Administration on Friday, is a major expansion in a bid intended to protect the nation's blood supply from the mosquito-borne virus.
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Prosecutors said this week they will seek a murder charge against a suspected drunken driver accused of plowing into a pedestrian in June and then driving for a mile with his body wedged in her ca
The sisters tried to stay strong all those years of being taunted as “ghosts” for the color of their skin, of being beaten by their teachers — of an attack that almost killed one of them. There wa
On the eve of its season opener, Locke first-year football Coach Prince Hall submitted his resignation on Thursday. Three assistant coaches will run the team for its game on Friday against St. Mon
Italian authorities say the death toll in central Italy's devastating earthquake has risen to 278. Civil protection officials gave the updated toll at a briefing Friday afternoon, adding that 238
A federal appeals court decided by a 2-1 vote Friday that Jaycee Dugard, who was kidnapped as a child and held by a parolee for 18 years, cannot hold federal parole officials liable for failing to
Dave Uyeshima, who had been coaching baseball at Hamilton High since 1979, has been replaced as head coach. Hamilton has apparently decided to go "in a different direction," as administrators like
Our future robot overlords never looked so squishy. A team of scientists led out of Harvard University have managed to build an entirely soft robot — one that’s inspired by an octopus. The octobot
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England’s cricketers are yet to commit to the tour of Bangladesh, despite assurances from the ECB’s security advisor Reg Dickason.
England will have to overcome two obstacles at Lord’s on Saturday if they are to take a 2-0 lead over Pakistan in their five-match one-day series.
French champion PSG have loaned goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu to Spanish club Sevilla until the end of the season. The La Liga have an option to buy him at end of the season.
Liverpool have flown to London ahead of their Premier League fixture with Tottenham. Jurgen Klopp's players flew to the capital still with doubts over Philippe Coutinho's fitness.
Belgium's Jonas van Genechten surged to his first grand tour stage victory as Chris Froome and Alberto Contador were caught up in a late crash on stage seven of the Vuelta a Espana.
The 29-year-old Scot will face powerful Czech Lukas Rosol in the first round, having had a testy match against him in Munich last year. Andy Murray could face Gilles Simon in the third round.
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Murder charge filed against motorist accused of driving with dead pedestrian lodged in car

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Facing threats, albino sisters granted asylum to attend school in Southern California

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Football: Three assistants to run Locke after head coach resigns

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Death toll rises to 278 in Italian earthquake

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Jaycee Dugard loses court case against federal parole officials

A federal appeals court decided by a 2-1 vote Friday that Jaycee Dugard, who was kidnapped as a child and held by a parolee for 18 years, cannot hold federal parole officials liable for failing to
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Skeletal remains found near Mt. Wilson linked to missing woman

A crashed SUV and skeletal remains found near Mt. Wilson on Tuesday have been linked to Sunland resident Kimberly Blum, who went missing more than two years ago, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s D
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Claremont wants to kick its private water company out of town. Good idea

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The Latest: Computer hack exposes millions in Northwest

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Knott's Berry Farm returns to the fog for Halloween Haunt 2016

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New York Story: The Last, Sweet Days of the Irish Alps in Upstate New York

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Country star Alan Jackson opening Nashville bar [Photos]

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US wants to force lower speeds on truck and bus drivers

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American island warns tourists of its alligator abundance

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