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Given that an average person spends four hours each day (translating to 60 days in a year) commuting in his car, manufacturers are working overtime on a host of innovative technologies aimed at maki
Reliance Infradevelopment offloaded a total of 18 crore shares over three days starting from March 20. The shares were sold in three tranches to Reliance Wind Turbine Installators Industries at diff
The collection fee could be as high as 16% and would hit a very specific group of student loan borrowers.             
The top executive of the SpeedVegas track south of Las Vegas has denied allegations made in a civil lawsuit filed Monday that calls for the attraction to be closed until safety improvements are ma
Howard Schultz’s last Starbucks shareholders meeting as CEO began with patriotic flourishes, ended with the passing of a key from Schultz to his successor and was peppered throughout with talk of cor
(Reuters) - The U.S. utilities that are clients of Toshiba Corp's nuclear power plant construction subsidiary, Westinghouse Electric Co LLC, have hired advisers to prepare for its potential bankruptcy
As British prime minister Theresa May prepares to trigger Article 50, which marks the formal start of the Brexit talks process, the subject of funding for small businesses here will be even higher on
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Egyptologists have discovered rock art from the 4th millennium BC during an excavation at a necropolis near Aswan in Egypt. The paintings were engraved into the rock in the form of small dots and depi
Think of the chef collaboration as the culinary equivalent of an “Avengers” movie. The latest high profile mix involves Curtis Stone, chef-owner of the Los Angeles restaurants Gwen and Maude; Ashl
A Dallas preacher took to Twitter through Periscope to tell a story about how a gay bar owner was supposedly saved from his life of sin after eating a cake, which was prepared and prayed over by rece
Partnership increases market share for New Holland’s award winning Dragon’s Milk year-round bourbon barrel stout             
This is the perfect way to use up those few pieces of steak that aren’t quite enough for a meal on their own             
The rumor was as resistant to fading as the perma-tan on a Palm Springs retiree — that former president Barack Obama and his family were buying a house in the tony California desert enclave for their
Karl Lagerfeld will lift the curtain on his fashion jewelry tie-up with Swarovski this week. It will be shown at the Baselworld fair, which begins Thursday and runs through March 30. The collectio
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The recent discovery of a large cave or hibernacula in northern Alberta where hundreds of bats have found hibernating is giving researchers a baselin
Developers SIE Japan Studio and Project Siren are already rolling out the new story DLC for their gravity-defying action-adventure “Gravity Rush 2.” The new free content is said to focus on Raven’s b
Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., a member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, called North Korean leader Kim Jong Un “this crazy fat kid” in an interview Wednesday on MSNBC. “He’s not rational,” McC
The Lyons have finally returned to Fox and it won’t be a pretty sight. “Empire” Season 3, episode 10 of the Fox series kicked off with a bang and plenty of drama to surround the famous music family.
Psyonix is finally addressing the claim that “Rocket League” would soon allow players to bet real money while playing the game. Contrary to what Seattle-based esports betting platform Unikrn announce
In a blockbuster announcement, FBI director James Comey told Congress that his agency is in fact investigating whether Russia interfered with the U.S. presidential election and whether the Trump campa
Digital distribution platform GOG is rolling out its biggest update yet called Galaxy 1.2. This major update comes with a new feature that adds cloud-saving functionality to certain titles, new custo
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A team of researchers has discovered that damage to collagen, the main building block of all human tissue, can occur much earlier at a molecular level from too much physical stress. This could be espe
Previously, mainly women with a history of cancer were referred for genetic testing, but as awareness has grown, more low-risk women are undergoing BRCA testing. A new study found that the proportion
Despite worldwide progress since the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO-FCTC) came into effect in 2005, not all key demand-reduction measures have been fully implemented at the same pace
A new transformative approach to defining, studying and treating Parkinson's disease has been revealed by investigators. Rather than approaching Parkinson's disease as a single entity, the internation
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's GlaxoSmithKline and U.S.-based Regeneron Pharmaceuticals are embarking on a joint project with UK Biobank, the world's most detailed biomedical database, to hunt for new c
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump and House of Representatives leaders pushed on Wednesday for votes for their plan to overhaul Obamacare and said they were making progress in their e
Scientists have succeeded in ‘filming’ inter-molecular chemical reactions – using the electron beam of a transmission electron microscope (TEM) as a stop-frame imaging tool. They have also discovered
Latest Finance
Defending champion Jason Day lasted only six holes at the Dell Technologies Match Play until a heavy heart forced an early departure. Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth might not be far behind. The
More than five weeks after erosion damage at Lake Oroville forced residents to flee to high ground, the Butte County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday announced it had lifted an evacuation advisory. M
The parents of a 9-year-old boy who was shot in the head in their Phoenix home put off calling 911 as they cleaned up evidence in multiple rooms of the house, police said Wednesday, calling it a c
Hey, hot take machines: chill out and enjoy the ballgame. Or, if you want to chew on some intriguing comments, at least check out what Adam Jones said. Lay off Ian Kinsler, who said nothing contro
Brandon Ingram wasn’t among the players who lacked energy and effort at the beginning of the Lakers’ 133-109 loss to the Clippers on Tuesday night. But he was part of a starting lineup that did as
Andrelton Simmons loved everything about his second World Baseball Classic, except for the logistics. Between Feb. 28 and Monday, he and the Netherlands’ contingent traveled from Seoul to Tokyo to
Essential Education: Cal State to vote today on tuition hike March 22, 2017, 7:25 p.m. Welcome to Essential Education, our daily look at education in California and beyond. Here's the latest:Cal S
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Alexandre Lussier testified that hearing the ex-ski coach make comments about his female athletes' bodies made him uncomfortable, but none of the ath
Toronto Maple Leafs' rookie William Nylander extended his point streak to nine games, scoring the winning goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
8 p.m., Fox Sports Detroit, WMGC-FM (105.1): Detroit, a game out of eighth, visits Chicago, a game behind the Pistons             
Defensive tackle is a top recruiting priority for the Spartans, and that's where Jackson Cravens comes in             
The fast-sinking Pistons fall 1.5 games back of the Heat for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference             
Oakland Raiders president Marc Badain met Wednesday with Clark County commissioner Steve Sisolak and discussed, among other topics, what Sisolak called the team’s “cautiously optimistic” view rega
The Cincinnati Reds won’t bring Amir Garrett, their No. 2 prospect, to Las Vegas for Big League Weekend. He will stay in Arizona preparing for what probably will be his first season in the majors.
No. 1 Gonzaga and No. 4 West Virginia meet at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, followed by No. 2 Arizona and No. 11 Xavier in the NCAA Tournament’s West Region at SAP Center in San Jose, California.
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Past week the Dutch entrepreneur/inventor Robin Willemse launched his product which is very useful for a lot of households in Europe. He started a kickstarter campaign for "Wable". This
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Jason Day withdraws while Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth lose at Match Play event

Defending champion Jason Day lasted only six holes at the Dell Technologies Match Play until a heavy heart forced an early departure. Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth might not be far behind. The
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Nearly six weeks after Oroville Dam crisis, authorities lift evacuation advisory

More than five weeks after erosion damage at Lake Oroville forced residents to flee to high ground, the Butte County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday announced it had lifted an evacuation advisory. M
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Parents of boy shot in the head cleaned up evidence before calling 911, police say

The parents of a 9-year-old boy who was shot in the head in their Phoenix home put off calling 911 as they cleaned up evidence in multiple rooms of the house, police said Wednesday, calling it a c
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Is there one right way to play baseball? That's a silly hot take

Hey, hot take machines: chill out and enjoy the ballgame. Or, if you want to chew on some intriguing comments, at least check out what Adam Jones said. Lay off Ian Kinsler, who said nothing contro
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Lakers report: Luke Walton uses benching to provide Brandon Ingram with a lesson in leadership

Brandon Ingram wasn’t among the players who lacked energy and effort at the beginning of the Lakers’ 133-109 loss to the Clippers on Tuesday night. But he was part of a starting lineup that did as
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Angels' Andrelton Simmons hopes to get a jump on the season after playing in the World Baseball Classic

Andrelton Simmons loved everything about his second World Baseball Classic, except for the logistics. Between Feb. 28 and Monday, he and the Netherlands’ contingent traveled from Seoul to Tokyo to
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Mater Dei point guard shoots for the stars

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The Silver Lake drought is over: Reservoir will be finally refilled

The drought is over in Silver Lake — at least, at its picturesque reservoir. Los Angeles Department of Water and Power officials announced Wednesday that the popular Silver Lake Reservoir — which
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Family Lodging for Part-Time Nature Seekers

New and improved family-friendly hotels and resorts in the United States and abroad offer access to adventures in wild places and milder alternatives, too.
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Finally, a place to sharpen your ax-throwing skills in Vegas

Now you can cap off a late night in Vegas with something different: a little axe-throwing.

Anyone can tap their inner Celt, Viking or lumberjack at a new indoor facility called Axe Monke

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Senior seal celebrates birthday at Aquarium of the Pacific

LONG BEACH, Calif. - Shelby the seal is now a senior citizen of Southern California's Aquarium of the Pacific. Children and adults wished Shelby a happy 21st birthday Wednesday and she was served a "
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Judge allows California high-speed rail funding to continue

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A judge rejected opponents' latest attempt to stall California's $64 billion high-speed rail project Wednesday, but will consider their arguments before the state issues voter-app
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Nation's only airport-to-ski slope train a hit this season

DENVER - The nation's only airport-to-ski slope train connection was a hit with tourists this season, and is going to keep running from Denver to Winter Park Resort for the foreseeable future. Amtrak
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Fado, sardines and the Age of Exploration: A visit to Lisbon

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Daredevils swim face-to-face with deadly crocodile

Andrew Trace, from London, and William Drumm, from Colorado, spent two days getting up close and personal with the terrifying predators in Banco Chinchorro, Mexico, before sharing their snaps.
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Jet caught in the wake of a superjumbo nearly crashes

The incident happened on January 7, when an Bombardier Challenger 604 business jet (pictured) carrying nine people over the Arabian sea flew about 1,000ft below an Emirates Airbus A380-800.
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Mystery of pilot missing from plane crash in Ontario

Mystery surrounds a pilot who was nowhere to be found when a plane that took off in Ann Arbor, Michigan, crashed in Ontario, Canada, investigators said.
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