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Wisconsin lawmakers approve Foxconn deal
September 17, 2017

Ingram Publishing/Thinkstock(MADISON, Wisc.) — Wisconsin lawmakers have approved a $3 billion incentive package for Foxconn. This comes with a clause that…

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Google sued for alleged gender pay discrimination
September 17, 2017

Google(SAN FRANCISCO) — Three former Google employees are suing the company for allegedly paying women less than men for similar work….

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Carnival worker falls from malfunctioning Ferris wheel
September 16, 2017

Brittney Smith/Facebook(GREENSBORO, N.C.) — A tense moment was caught on camera at a North Carolina fair Friday night as a Ferris…

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Equifax says fewer than 400K people affected by data breach in the UK
September 16, 2017

Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images(LONDON) — The Equifax data breach may have reached beyond U.S. borders. The company said fewer than 400,000 consumers…

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Wall Street hits new records as tech stocks climb
September 15, 2017

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Wall Street closed in the green on Friday, led by technology stocks, despite North Korea’s latest missile launch….

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Canoe unearthed by Hurricane Irma could be hundreds of years old
September 15, 2017

Randy Shots(COCOA, Fla.) — A Florida photographer on an early-morning bike ride the day after Hurricane Irma ravaged the coast stumbled…

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Textbook showing Brock Turner's mug shot next to section on rape will be revised, publisher says
September 15, 2017

Stanford Univ Dept of Public Safety(NEW YORK) — A publisher is planning to revise one of its criminal law textbooks after…

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Michigan dad builds lavish 2-story playhouse for his daughters
September 15, 2017

Flashes of Life Photography(DETROIT, Mich.) — These little girls from Highland, Michigan, are the queens of their castle, literally. Their dad,…

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Trying out three popular clothing re-sellers
September 15, 2017

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — While retail brick-and-mortar sales are struggling, resale is booming. Value-conscious millennials have helped drive secondhand sales to become…

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Iconic Charging Bull statue on Wall Street vandalized with blue paint
September 14, 2017

Spencer Platt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The Charging Bull statue on Wall Street in New York City was vandalized with paint early…

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