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Russia doping saga likely heads back to…

The Russia doping saga is likely heading back to court in Switzerland

FTC And University of Phoenix Announce $191M…

The Federal Trade Commission and the University of Phoenix have reportedly reached a $191 million settlement in regard to “deceptive ads.”

Israel Faces Potential Third Election

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his opponent Benny Gantz agreed to an election if the legislature can't form a coalition by Wednesday night.

Exxon Wins Closely Watched Climate Case

ExxonMobil has prevailed in a rare legal situation: a climate change case that made it to trial. This one was more about alleged fraud than pollution, however, reports NPR . New York state Attorney General Letitia James accused the company of misleading investors about the potential cost of climate change, but...

Officials want $100M for reef restoration

Federal officials have announced hopes to raise $100 million to fund projects to restore seven significant coral reef sites in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. (Dec. 10)

Climate Change To Slash $2.3 Trillion From Global…

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Cornell widow sues Soundgarden members over solo…

The widow of the late Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell is suing the remaining band members and business associates

Stephen Strasburg to Return to Nationals on $245…

Stephen Strasburg to Return to Nationals on $245 Million Deal. Strasburg's seven-year deal is a new record for a pitcher. The deal surpasses David Price's seven-year, $217 million deal with the Boston Red Sox. Strasburg will also make more per season than Zack Greinke's $31.5 million. We are very excited to welcome Stephen Strasburg and his family back to the Washington Nationals. , Mark D. Lerner, Nationals owner, via statement. We would not have won the 2019 World Series or accomplished everything we have these last 10 seasons if not for Stephen's many contributions. , Mark D. Lerner, via statement. Strasburg opted out of the final four years of his contract to become a free agent. He became the first pitcher to win five games without a loss in a single postseason. Strasburg also tied Curt Schilling for the second most strikeouts in a single postseason with 47

US House Judiciary Chief Nadler Said Trump's…

U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler spoke out. He closed his panel’s impeachment hearing by condemning President Donald Trump. Nadler said Trump’s conduct was a threat to the country’s elections and democratic system of government. He said: “Such conduct is clearly impeachable. This committee will proceed accordingly.” The House Intelligence Committee staff is investigating Trump’s trying to get Turkey involved with investigation Joe Biden.

She Told Euthanasia Story, Didn't Intend to Be a…

When Paralympic athlete Marieke Vervoort ended her life legally through euthanasia in Belgium earlier this year, the news made international headlines . Now comes a moving account of Vervoot's story from one of the handful of people in the room during those final moments: photographer Lynsey Addario. In a New York...

Under pressure: Latest NASA test gets pushed to…

NASA's test of the world's largest rocket fuel tank ended with a bang on Dec. 5, as the agency deliberately pushed it beyond the breaking point.

Man Eats $120,000 Duct-Taped Banana Art

Man Eats $120,000 Duct-Taped Banana Art. Maurizio Cattelan's duct-taped banana at Art Basel in Miami went viral last week. In another viral act, artist David Datuna peeled the banana off the wall and ate it. Datuna said he was participating in performance art and called the work 'Hungry Artist.'. “Hungry Artist” Art performance by me. I love Maurizio Cattelan artwork and I really love this installation. It’s very delicious. , David Datuna, via Instagram. Datuna was asked to leave, but he was not arrested. The banana has already been replaced at Art Basel

Democrats agree to North America trade pact: What…

House Democrats agreed to President Donald Trump's revamped North America trade deal after prying some concessions from the administration

Pence talks jobs, Dems, USMCA at veterans event

Vice President Pence is touting his administration's win following House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's announcement that an agreement on the North American trade pact had been reached Tuesday. He spoke at a veterans event in Rochester, Pennsylvania. (Dec. 10)

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Supermarket Grabs Odd Impeachment Spotlight

Monday's impeachment hearing was serious business. Mostly. There was also the oddity of Republican attorney Steve Castor arriving at the proceeding with all his material tucked into a reusable supermarket bag instead of a briefcase. As Time points, lots of people on the internet noticed . So, too, did the supermarket...

San Francisco aims to rein in tests of tech ideas…

San Francisco leaders are tired of its streets being used as a testing ground for the latest delivery technology and transportation apps

This 100-Million-Year-Old Parasite Eating…

Scientists have discovered 100-million-year-old parasites that were preserved in amber while eating dinosaur feathers.

Federal Workers Would Get 12 Weeks Of Paid…

The measure would guarantee all federal employees paid leave to care for a new child.

Greenland Ice: They'll Have to 'Invent New Upper…

Greenland's ice sheet is melting so fast that researchers will have to move the goalposts to estimate the impact on humans in the coming years. That's according to the Ice Sheet Mass Balance Inter-Comparison Exercise, a consortium of nearly 100 polar scientists who reviewed all satellite observations of the ice...

Pelosi announces agreement on USMCA trade pact

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday announced agreement on a modified North American trade pact, handing President Donald Trump a major win on the same day that Democrats announced their impeachment charges against him. (Dec. 10)

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Pentagon to probe legality of using troops on US…

The Pentagon's independent investigator says he will evaluate the legality of the Trump administration's use of military troops on the southwestern border

Viral Ice Bucket Challenge Founder Pete Frates…

Viral Ice Bucket Challenge Founder Pete Frates Dead at 34. Pete Frates, co-founder of the 2014 viral amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) Ice Bucket Challenge, died Monday at the age of 34.

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Five Fun Things To Do In The Desert

1. Horseback riding. 2. Hiking. 3. Sandboarding. 4. Camel racing. 5. Quad biking.

Court Has Unanimous Answer for Cosby: Nope

Bill Cosby says he will never show remorse as a way to shorten his prison stay, but that doesn't mean he won't keep trying to undo his conviction. On Tuesday, however, Cosby got some bad news on that front: Pennsylvania's Superior Court unanimously rejected his appeal, reports USA Today . This...

Cold, wet road conditions make commuter travel…

AccuWeather's Bill Wadell is in Dallas, Texas, where slick road conditions caused a truck driver to lose control and dangle off an overpass on Dec. 10.