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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — For veteran accountant and accomplished musician Steve Dunavant, balancing his two passions — music and accounting — is easy. For...

How much of a problem will Pelosi be for Dems in 2018?

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White House lowers flag back to half-mast in honour of John McCain following widespread...

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Alphabet’s Plans for a China Comeback Go Beyond Google Search

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NewRestaurantAlert: Great Food, Fun Vibes At Sly Granny In Khan Market

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BOSTON — The “food as medicine” philosophy has a simple goal: to control or cure chronic illness by changing what people eat. As the...

Arctic’s strongest sea ice breaks up for first time on record

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Russian hackers targeting conservative US thinktanks, Microsoft says

Firm claims Kremlin-linked group created fake websites for Senate and thinktanks The Russian group linked to the hacking of Hillary Clinton’s presidential election campaign has...

For Iowa Farmers, It’s Harder to Bring Home the Bacon

IOWA CITY, Iowa—The rural landscape around Conrad, Iowa, has significantly larger farms – and fewer people – since Steve Holl started farming in the 1980s. Back...

Potent new chemical causes brain cancer cells to ‘self-destruct’, early trial shows

Chemical disrupts cancer cell's mitochondrial batteries but leaves healthy tissue unscathed An experimental substance which causes aggressive brain tumour cells to 'self-destruct' could lead to a...

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