Teens are putting Fortnite virtual money 'V-Bucks' at the top of their holiday wish lists
Fortnite virtual money is one of the top asks for teens this holiday season, according to a recent report from Piper Jaffray. The virtual currency for the video game, called...
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Miners find 552-carat yellow diamond - the largest ever in North America
Just in time before you send your list to Santa, miners in the far reaches of Canada announced that they found a rough 552-carat yellow diamond, which is the largest diamond...
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Ovechkin tops list of NHL's Three Stars of the Week
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17 Trump Investigations Include a 'Mystery'
Having trouble keeping track of the blizzard of headlines about investigations involving President Trump? A new list compiled by Garrett M. Graff of Wired might explain why...
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Energy assessment law needed to avoid another Trans Mountain impasse, PM says
OTTAWA - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he is overhauling how Canada assesses big energy projects in a bid to ensure new projects can get built without the government...
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Goldman, Morgan Stanley gain clout in Brazil as NY IPOs grow
Goldman Sachs Group Inc , Morgan Stanley and Bank of America Merrill Lynch are regaining clout in Latin America's largest economy as Brazilian companies opt to list shares in...
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Barry Critchley: Members pressing for governance reform at Toronto jazz station earn court victory
It was a pity that neither any director nor representatives from management of JAZZ.FM91, a Toronto based radio station that is supported by member donors, bothered to attend a...
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Pictures with Mall Krampus AKA Pat Tomasulo
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15 major companies that treat employees well, value customers, and invest in their communities
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20 useful and fun gifts for gamers they don't already have
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The headlines of News BreaK
Most teen drug use is down, but officials fear vaping boom
Twice as many high school students used nicotine-tinged electronic cigarettes this year compared with last year, an unprecedented jump in a large annual survey of teen smoking...
Meghan Markle's father says he's been 'shunned and ghosted' by her
"There has to be a place for me. I'm her father."
New Reports Detail Expansive Russia Disinformation Scheme Targeting U.S
The studies for the Senate intelligence committee assess how broadly Russians wielded social media in order to reach millions of Americans and suppress Democratic and black voting.
AP Coach of the Year: Notre Dame's Kelly wins for 2nd time
Notre Dame's Brian Kelly is The Associated Press college football Coach of the Year and the third coach to win the award twice since it was established in 1998. Kelly received...
Disney fires actor after police say he tried to meet a 13-year-old for sex
The 48-year-old had a recurring role on a Disney Channel show.
Google commences $1B expansion in New York City
NEW YORK - Google is spending more than $1 billion to expand operations in New York City. Ruth Porat, senior vice president and chief financial officer at Google and Alphabet...
Flynn associate arrested on illegal lobbying charges
ALEXANDRIA, Va. - A one-time business partner of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has been arrested and charged with illegally lobbying to have a Turkish exile...
Missouri poacher ordered to repeatedly watch 'Bambi'
Poacher convicted of taking wildlife illegally
Jeff Bridges to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes
LOS ANGELES - Jeff Bridges may have once been considered as one of Hollywood's most underappreciated actors, but next month's Golden Globe Awards will showcase his life and...
Health insurance on demand? Some are betting on it
People with health insurance often pay for coverage they never use. A startup wants to shake that up. It's a radical idea: On-demand insurance that lets customers buy some of...