It's a fintech frenzy - top venture pros spill why the $11 billion party won't end anytime soon
Venture capital firms invested $11 billion in fintech companies in 2018, the highest figure in eight years. Venture investors don't expect the fintech frenzy to slow down any...
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Canada's Georgia Simmerling helps team capture silver in return to cycling
CAMBRIDGE, New Zealand - Georgia Simmerling helped Canada capture a silver medal in a World Cup women's team pursuit as she returned to track cycling after a serious...
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Perdue Recalls Chicken Nuggets After Customers Find Wood
Poultry giant Perdue Foods is recalling 68,000 pounds of frozen chicken nuggets after consumers reported finding chunks of wood inside the popular kid's food. The recall is in...
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Governors kick off 2019 with bold calls for climate action in these 5 states
Governors across the nation are making it clear that 2019 will be the year they will fight harder against climate change by advocating for bolder policies that will boost...
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Trump's Pentagon has expanded its secretive war on terror to 80 countries - here's what we know
Like its predecessor, the Trump administration is sending US troops on missions around the globe to combat violent extremists. But Trump's Defense Department has become much...
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R. Kelly's former manager, James Mason, surrenders to sheriff
James Mason, the former manager for singer R. Kelly, surrendered to authorities in Georgia on Friday, law enforcement officials tell CNN. Mason was wanted on outstanding...
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Barry Trotz's emotional return to D.C. will also have playoff feel
Trotz returns to D.C. for the first time since Game 4 of the 2018 Stanley Cup Final.
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A 35-year-old woman became the first to win a 268-mile race, and she did it while pumping breast milk for her daughter
Jasmin Paris, 35, finished the 268-mile Montane Spine Race on Wednesday, in 83 hours, 12 minutes, and 31 seconds. The course record was previously set by a man, and Paris beat...
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Super Bowl 2019: Latest NFL Championship Odds, Conference Title Predictions
If you haven't thanked the football gods for an epic 2018 NFL season, this would be as good a time as any. While these games can be predictable, the precursors to Super Bowl...
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Manufacturing surge pushes industrial production up 0.3 pct
WASHINGTON - U.S. industrial production increased 0.3 per cent in December, led by the biggest surge in manufacturing in ten months. The Federal Reserve said Friday that that...
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Watch: Legendary great white shark, 'Deep Blue,' filmed swimming with divers
A great white shark, believed to be one of the largest on the planet, has been spotted by divers as it fed on a whale carcass off the coast of Hawaii.
Dems demand investigation after report that Trump ordered Cohen to lie to...
“If the Buzzfeed story is true, President Trump must resign or be impeached,” tweeted Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-Texas, a member of the House Intelligence Committee.
Trump reportedly told Cohen to lie to Congress. His attorney general pick...
President Donald Trump directed his former fixer, Michael Cohen, to lie to Congress about a real estate deal that the president's company was pursuing in Russia during the 2016...
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Missouri man one of 4 Americans killed in Syria suicide bomb attack...
The four were killed Wednesday in the northern Syrian town of Manbij.
NASCAR legend Glen Wood dies at 93
Wood and his brother, Leonard, co-founded Wood Brothers Racing in 1950, making it the oldest active team in the sport.
Vonn 15th in return from injury as Siebenhofer wins downhill
CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy - Lindsey Vonn made an uncharacteristic mistake midway down and finished tied for 15th in a World Cup downhill on her return from injury on Friday.
Sen. Casey decides against 2020 presidential bid
US industrial production rose 0.3 percent in December
WASHINGTON - U.S. industrial production increased 0.3 percent in December, led by the biggest surge in manufacturing in ten months. The Federal Reserve says that that...
Tesla plans 7 pct staff cut, says road ahead very difficult
Saying the road ahead was “very difficult,” Tesla's CEO Elon Musk said Friday that the company would be cutting its staff by about 7 percent. The electric car and solar panel...