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Bernie Sanders would be the oldest president in US history »

Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., reacts during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington.Andrew Harnik/AP Photo Sen. Bernie Sanders announced on Tuesday that he’s running for president in 2020.  At age…

Feb 19 2019 / Comments Off on Bernie Sanders would be the oldest president in US history / Read More »

TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS STARTUPS TO WATCH: The top 5 startups across digital freight services, warehouse robotics, AI, last-mile delivery robotics, and self-driving cars »

Transportation and logistics industries have operated largely the same way for decades. But the surge in e-commerce in the last several years, combined with consumers’ appetite for same-day delivery, has…

Feb 18 2019 / Comments Off on TRANSPORTATION & LOGISTICS STARTUPS TO WATCH: The top 5 startups across digital freight services, warehouse robotics, AI, last-mile delivery robotics, and self-driving cars / Read More »
SPORTS

Sources: Machado, Padres reach $300M deal »

8:14 PM ET ESPN News Services Manny Machado has agreed to the biggest free-agent contract in American sports history —…

Feb 19 2019 / Comments Off on Sources: Machado, Padres reach $300M deal / Read More »

How former ref Tim Donaghy conspired to fix NBA games »

7:00 AM ET Scott Eden ACT 1: A CONVENIENT HALF-TRUTH James “Jimmy” “Bah-Bah” “The Sheep” Battista was a stressed-out, overweight,…

Feb 19 2019 / Comments Off on How former ref Tim Donaghy conspired to fix NBA games / Read More »

Duke reclaims No. 1; Tennessee falls to fifth »

2:00 PM ET Associated Press RALEIGH, N.C. — Duke keeps finding its way back to No. 1. The Blue Devils…

Feb 18 2019 / Comments Off on Duke reclaims No. 1; Tennessee falls to fifth / Read More »

James' post-All-Star challenge: Making Team LeBron a reality »

9:39 AM ET Tim BontempsESPN CHARLOTTE, N.C. — You know the picture. Kevin Durant and Team LeBron put on an…

Feb 18 2019 / Comments Off on James' post-All-Star challenge: Making Team LeBron a reality / Read More »
TECHNOLOGY

5 most savage quotes from damning report on the 'digital gangsters' at Facebook »

The report had some hard words for Facebook and CEO Mark Zuckerberg.Image: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images By Karissa Bell2019-02-20 01:22:26 UTC The results of an 18-month investigation into Facebook are out and they’re not pretty.  The UK Parliament’s Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee (DCMS) published…

Feb 19 2019 / Comments Off on 5 most savage quotes from damning report on the 'digital gangsters' at Facebook / Read More »

Presidents Day sale: These online courses are all 60% off »

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. Gather around the computer for this Presidents Day course sale.Image: pexels By TEAM COMMERCEMashable Deals2019-02-18 10:00:00 UTC Sure, New Year’s has come and gone, but it’s never too…

Feb 19 2019 / Comments Off on Presidents Day sale: These online courses are all 60% off / Read More »

Deals on electric toothbrushes, water flossers, and teeth whitening kits »

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission. These deals are sure to make you smile.Image: Smile Store By TEAM COMMERCEMashable Deals2019-02-18 10:00:00 UTC George Washington was a lot of things, but having sparkling white teeth…

Feb 18 2019 / Comments Off on Deals on electric toothbrushes, water flossers, and teeth whitening kits / Read More »

New Apple rumor is every fan's dream come true »

If this new report is true, the MacBook Pro is getting big again.Image: Apple By Stan Schroeder2019-02-18 10:55:30 UTC Apple will launch a ton of new gear this year, a new report claims. And some of it has been on our wish list for a…

Feb 18 2019 / Comments Off on New Apple rumor is every fan's dream come true / Read More »
SCIENCE

Genetically modified mice reveal the secret to a painless life »

People born with a rare genetic mutation are unable to feel pain, but previous attempts to recreate this effect with drugs have had surprisingly little…

Dec 4 2015 / Comments Off on Genetically modified mice reveal the secret to a painless life / Read More »

Strolling salamanders provide clues on how animals evolved to move from water to land »

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Around 390 million years ago, the first vertebrate animals moved fromwater onto land, necessitating changes in their musculoskeletal systems to…

Nov 30 2015 / Comments Off on Strolling salamanders provide clues on how animals evolved to move from water to land / Read More »
Asia

ADB sees slower growth for Asia, China in 2015, 2016 – Reuters

MANILA Growth in developing Asia will likely be slower than previously thought as a slowdown in China’s economy hurts demand, the Asian Development Bank said, and urged policymakers in the region to strengthen financial-system buffers against…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
Mid-East

Moscow Relishes Revamped Role in Mideast as Israel Seeks … – Foreign Policy (blog)

The last time Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu went to Moscow was in 2013 for a two-pronged mission: to lobby against a nuclear deal with Iran and convince Russian President Vladimir Putin to cancel the planned…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
America

America’s bold voice cannot be the only one – Financial Times

America’s bold voice cannot be the only one – Financial Times…

Nov 13 2015 / Read More »
WORLD

Woman guilty of smuggling $6.5M ivory

On Tuesday, a Tanzanian court found Yang Feng Glan, 70, guilty of smuggling 860 elephant tusks that authorities say are worth $ 6.45 million. Yang Feng Glan, was sentenced along with her Tanzanian co-accused Salivius Francis…

Feb 19 2019 / Read More »
Europe

Balkans backup: Refugees stranded in southeastern Europe as EU doors close – Fox News

SKOPJE –  As doors slam shut in Western Europe and razor-wire fences go up in the east, the massive wave of Middle Eastern refugees is backing up in the Balkans, where overwhelmed nations lack the will…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
FOOTBALL

Football Practice Report: Sept. 21 – GoDucks.com

By Rob Moseley Editor, GoDucks.com Venue: Moshofsky CenterFormat: Shells During a 7-on-7 period in Monday’s Oregon football practice, cornerback Arrion Springs broke up at least three passes, and Juwaan Williams twice hit a receiver…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »
TRAVEL

Our favorite travel photos of 2019 so far

(CNN) — A sea of lanterns light up the night in Tangshan, China to mark the Chinese Lantern Festival. A murmuration of starlings gather in the skies of Brighton, England. A duo walk across the secluded…

Feb 19 2019 / Read More »
UK

UK-China stocks link plan unveiled – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Chancellor George Osborne has said the UK and China are exploring how to link their stock markets. He announced a “landmark feasibility study” into the idea, which would enable Chinese and British…

Sep 22 2015 / Read More »

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