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Hundreds taking part in annual Penn State dance marathon

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Hundreds of hardy Penn State students are taking part in the annual 46-hour dance marathon known as Thon to raise money for pediatric cancer patients. The Penn State...
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Stocks making the biggest moves midday: MGM Resorts, AIG, Marathon Oil & more

3 days ago   |     |   2 articles

Names on the move ahead of the open.
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Businesses, shops prepare for Patriots parade

12 days ago   |     |   5 articles

Business in downtown is rolling - with duck boat rallies just 97 days apart with the Red Sox and now the New England Patriots champs. For many of the businesses lining Boylston...
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‘Terrible' smell linked to Detroit refinery

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A strong odor in the Detroit area has been blamed on a problem at a Marathon Petroleum refinery. The company released a statement Sunday, apologizing and saying the odor is...
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Amazon buys ‘Brittany Runs a Marathon' at Sundance for $14M

18 days ago   |     |   3 articles

In its third major buy of the Sundance Film Festival, Amazon Studios has acquired the world rights for the inspirational comedy "Brittany Runs a Marathon " for $14 million...
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Amazon buys 'Brittany Runs a Marathon' at Sundance for $14M

18 days ago   |     |   3 articles

In its third major buy of the Sundance Film Festival, Amazon Studios has acquired the world rights for the inspirational comedy "Brittany Runs a Marathon " for $14 million.
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Alabama contractor pays $82K in back wages to 17 employees

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An Alabama company has paid $82,515 in back wages and fringe benefits to 17 employees following a federal investigation into labor law violations. Al.com reports Marathon...
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Olympic marathon champion Sumgong banned 8 years

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Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong has banned for eight years after being accused of lying at an earlier doping hearing. Sumgong was already banned for four years after...
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Los Angeles Teachers Reach Tentative Deal With School District to Likely End Strike

26 days ago   |     |   6 articles

The Los Angeles Unified School District made a tentative deal with L.A. teachers Tuesday, likely ending a week-long teacher strike. The teachers' union, United Teachers Los...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called into a Twitch stream of Donkey Kong 64 to help raise money for transgender kids

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called into a Twitch stream of Donkey Kong 64 to help raise money for transgender kids

27 days ago   |     |   3 articles

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez called into a Twitch fundraising stream organized by British YouTube star Hbomberguy, whose real name is Harry Brewis. Brewis launched the Donkey...
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Acting US defense secretary will review programs to cut for wall funding

Acting US defense secretary will review programs to cut for wall funding

Patrick Shanahan said, beginning Sunday, he will start studying which projects military money may come from to shift funds toward a border wall following President Donald... Read more ...

Thousands from migrant caravan are giving up on trying to enter the US after...

Thousands from migrant caravan are giving up on trying to enter the US after facing Trump's tough asylum policies

Over 2,000 members of the migrant caravan that intended to seek asylum in the United States have either chosen to return home or remain in Mexico on work permits, The New York... Read more ...

Stephen Miller ducks questions about state of emergency precedent in Fox...

Stephen Miller ducks questions about state of emergency precedent in Fox News appearance

White House senior adviser Stephen Miller faced tough questions about the recently-declared state of emergency from Fox News Sunday host Christ Wallace during an appearance on... Read more ...

Nearly everyone living in Alaska gets about $2,000 a year from the state's...

Nearly everyone living in Alaska gets about $2,000 a year from the state's $65 billion fund. We asked 9 Alaskans how they spend it

The Alaska Permanent Fund is a $65 billion fund managed by a state-owned corporation and fueled by oil and gas revenues. The fund was created in 1976 and began giving an annual... Read more ...

Heather Nauert withdraws from consideration as UN ambassador, saying the...

Heather Nauert withdraws from consideration as UN ambassador, saying the last 2 months have been 'grueling' for her family

Heather Nauert, the spokeswoman for the State Department and President Donald Trump's pick as US Ambassador to the United Nations, announced Saturday she was withdrawing from... Read more ...

Trump says Europe must take back 800 captured ISIS fighters and put them on...

Trump says Europe must take back 800 captured ISIS fighters and put them on trial, or risk the US letting them go

President Trump warned late on Saturday that Europe must take back around 800 captured ISIS fighters from the continent, or risk the US being forced to release them. "The... Read more ...

'Obviously it's a statement of fact that the UK is not within the Pacific'...

'Obviously it's a statement of fact that the UK is not within the Pacific': Australia pours cold water on British hopes of joining key trade agreement post-Brexit

Australia's trade minister says UK will not be able to join key trade agreement straight after Brexit. Simon Birmingham poured water on proposals from the UK to swiftly join... Read more ...

Leo Santa Cruz takes care of business against Rafael Rivera with unanimous...

Leo Santa Cruz takes care of business against Rafael Rivera with unanimous decision

Rafael Rivera was completely outclassed by WBA "super" featherweight champ Leo Santa Cruz on Saturday night. Read more ...

Roger Stone communicated with WikiLeaks about hacked Democratic emails, says...

Roger Stone communicated with WikiLeaks about hacked Democratic emails, says Mueller investigation

Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team found communications about hacked Democratic Party emails between Trump advisor Roger Stone and WikiLeaks, according to Friday court... Read more ...

Mike Pence tried to 'bring greetings' from Trump to an audience of world...

Mike Pence tried to 'bring greetings' from Trump to an audience of world leaders. The silence was deafening

Vice President Mike Pence brought greeting from President Donald Trump to the Munich Security Conference on Friday - and was met with several seconds of silence. The Munich... Read more ...