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New Tinder-like App Helps Farmers Match Livestock For Love
By Matthew Stoc, Reuters
The new 'Tudder' app lets British farmers swipe right on cattle they like the look of.
U.S. Consumer Watchdog Considers Scaling Back Obama-Era Payday Lending Rule
By Katanga Johnson, Reuters
"Stripping the key protections of this rule is a disservice to the public," said a senior vice president with the NAACP Washington Bureau.
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Trump To Nominate World Bank Critic David Malpass To Lead Agency: Reports
By David Lawder, Reuters
Malpass would join a long list of Trump nominees skeptical of the institutions they run.
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Foxconn Shifts Focus From Wisconsin Manufacturing Plan
By Jess Macy Yu, Karl Plume, Reuters
Rather than a focus on LCD manufacturing, Foxconn wants to create a “technology hub” in Wisconsin.
Polar Vortex Freezes U.S. Midwest With Snow, Dangerously Cold Air
By Suzannah Gonzales, Reuters
Illinois' Brookfield Zoo will close for only the fourth time in its 85-year history.
PG&E Bankruptcy: Largest Utility In The U.S. Files For Chapter 11
By By Subrat Patnaik, Reuters
The company faces dozens of lawsuits from owners of homes and businesses that burned during the Camp Fire and other 2017 fires.
Hundreds Missing After Iron Ore Mine Dam Collapses In Brazil
By Gram Slattery, Reuters
Nine people have so far been found dead after the dam burst in Brumadinho, Minas Gerais state, on Friday.
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GLAAD Withdraws ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Award Nomination After Bryan Singer Allegations
Curtis M. Wong
The Atlantic recently published an investigation detailing claims by four men who say the director molested or raped them as teens.
Avalanche Kills 1 Skier, Injures Another In New Mexico
By Andrew Hay, Reuters
The two men were skiing down a chute off Kachina Peak, a 12,481-foot (3,804-meter) mountain at the resort about 130 miles (210 km) north of Albuquerque.
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Gymboree Files For Bankruptcy For The Second Time In Almost 2 Years
The San Francisco-based company said it will also sell its high-end line, Janie and Jack, as well as its intellectual property and online platform.
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Donald Trump's Economic Advisers Double Their Shutdown Cost Projections: Reports
"It’s something that is going to be very painful this quarter," said Kevin Hassett, chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers.
'The Upside' Triumphs At The Box Office, Ending 'Aquaman's' Reign
By By Rebecca Rubin, Reuters
“Aquaman” dropped to the No. 2 spot, picking up a solid $17 million in its fourth weekend of release.
U.S. Supreme Court Rejects Exxon’s Bid To Block Climate Change Lawsuit
By Nate Raymond, Reuters
The court has cleared the way for the attorney general of Massachusetts to obtain internal documents from the oil giant about its knowledge of climate change.
Gabon Foils Attempted Military Coup, Arrests 4 Military Officers
By Geraud Wilfried Obangome, Reuters
The alleged plotters were taken into custody mere hours after they took over a state radio station.
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Rescuers Dig Through Rubble For Survivors After Indonesian Tsunami Kills 373
By NINIEK KARMINI, AP
More than 1,400 people were injured and at least 128 were missing due to the tragic disaster.
'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' Swings To The Top Of The Box Office
By Rebecca Rubin, Reuters/Variety
“Spider-Verse” has already racked up plaudits, including a Golden Globe nod for best animated feature, and boasts an impressive 97 percent on Rotten Tomatoes.
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200 Nations Agree On Global Climate Pact Rules After Weeks Of Talks
By Bate Felix, Nina Chestney and Agnieszka Barteczko, Reuters
After two weeks of talks in Poland, nations finally agreed on rules for combatting climate change.
Mexico To Invest $30 Billion To Boost Growth, Stem Migration
Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said the investment and a policy shift would stem migration better than "containment measures."
Prime Minister Theresa May Postpones Brexit Vote: Reports
By Jill Lawless and Lorne Cook, AP
May’s government does not have a majority in the House of Commons, and opposition parties say they will not back the deal that May and EU leaders agreed last month.
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Chinese Fighters Combining Kung Fu With Bullfighting
By Xihao Jiang, Martin Quin Pollard, Reuters
Typically, Chinese bullfighters tackle bulls by grabbing the horns and turning the heads until the animals topple over.
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Congress Approves Short-Term Spending Bill To Avert Government Shutdown
The stopgap bill extends funding through Dec. 21.
Trump Says China Has Agreed To 'Reduce And Remove Tariffs' On American-Made Cars
The president tweeted the claim following a meeting with Chinese leader Xi Jinping during which the two powers agreed to a trade truce.
Trump Said China Is Now Open To Qualcomm-NXP Deal. Qualcomm Says ‘No Thanks.’
The company thanked Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping for discussing the scuppered deal, but said it "considers the matter closed."
The Pentagon's Plan To Dominate The Economy
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The militarization the American economy is a disaster in the age of Trump.
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How Capitalism Has Screwed Women Over
Richard D. Wolff
, Guest Writer
The system trapped women in the home, and when they entered the workforce, trapped them in unequal relationships.
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The U.S. Is Getting Richer But Americans Are Unhappier
To break this paradox, economists say we must measure and manage happiness and well-being.
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