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Sending holiday packages at the post office could cost more this year

Thursday, August 11, 2022

The USPS said the temporary price increases would help keep the agency competitive and help with operating costs. The prices are set to take effect on Oct. 2 and last until Jan. 22, 2023.

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The story of Steve Jobs and Issey Miyake's friendship (and a nixed Apple uniform)

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Before Jobs adopted his classic black turtleneck, he approached Japanese designer Issey Miyake to see if he could create a uniform for Apple employees. But company employees were not fans.

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Taylor Swift says she never listened to 3LW before writing 'Shake It Off'

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Taylor Swift says she had never heard of the group 3LW or their 2001 song "Playas Gon' Play" before a lawsuit was filed against her accusing her of stealing lyrics.

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Ashton Kutcher says he was lucky to survive a rare form of the disease vasculitis

Tuesday, August 09, 2022

The actor said he suffered from hearing, vision and balance issues and that it took him an entire year to recover from the autoimmune condition that causes the swelling of blood vessels.

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Large employers express opposition after Indiana approves abortion ban

Saturday, August 06, 2022

Indiana became the first state in the U.S. to pass a new abortion law after Roe v. Wade was overturned. Eli Lilly, which employs thousands in Indiana, said it would look elsewhere to expand.

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A massive sinkhole just discovered in Chile has authorities puzzled

Thursday, August 04, 2022

The 656-foot-deep sinkhole was found Saturday near a mining site. Investigators are working to determine what caused the sinkhole to open, and say they have seen a lot of water inside.

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He lived in Oregon and she lived in England. A drawing of a cat brought them together

Thursday, August 04, 2022

When Grant Schroeder commissioned a drawing of his cat, Luna, he figured that was it. But he got a lot more when Emma Ferguson, who also had a cat named Luna, took notice. Soon a romance bloomed.

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Lyons Magnus recalls 53 products including alternative milks and protein shakes

Tuesday, August 02, 2022

The products being recalled range from pre-made coffees to protein shakes and other nutritional beverages. Though no illnesses have been reported, the recalled products should be thrown out.

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California and Illinois declare states of emergency to help fight monkeypox outbreaks

Tuesday, August 02, 2022

Monkeypox cases in California, Illinois and New York make up nearly half of the nationwide total. The governors in those states have all declared a state of emergency to help address the outbreaks.

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Supreme Court Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson gets her own bobblehead

Sunday, July 31, 2022

The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum has unveiled its bobblehead of Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson. The bobbleheads are expected to ship in September.

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Kentucky's governor warns residents to brace for more flooding

Sunday, July 31, 2022

Kentucky officials are still working to confirm deaths from the past week's flooding. Hundreds of people have already been displaced.

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All your pressing Mega Millions questions, answered

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

No one won the Mega Millions jackpot on Tuesday and now it's more than $1 billion. If you've never played before, here are some things to know about how it works.

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The Choco Taco is dead, but it will never be forgotten

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Klondike confirmed it discontinued the Choco Taco on Monday. The frozen dessert has been around for nearly 40 years and many fans are lamenting its end and sharing their love for it on social media.

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The Mega Millions jackpot jumps to $810 million. Here are your odds of winning

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

This jackpot could be the third largest in Mega Millions history. The drawing is at 11 p.m. ET Tuesday, so there's still time to buy a ticket or two, if these are odds that you want to take.

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The XFL is relaunching. Here's what we know so far and how it will be different

Monday, July 25, 2022

The 2023 season will mark the third launch for the XFL spring football league. Now under new ownership, the league is hoping to bring an enhanced experience to fans next February.

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How hot is it? More than 85 million Americans are under heat-related advisories

Sunday, July 24, 2022

Many places in the Northeast are likely to see record-breaking temperatures on Sunday, and while relief may be on the way, temperatures are expected to heat up in places like the Pacific Northwest.

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A discarded coffee cup may have just helped crack this decades-old murder case

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

David Sinopoli was charged Sunday in the 1975 killing of Lindy Sue Biechler. Investigators chased down leads for decades, but it wasn't until advanced DNA analysis was done that he became a suspect.

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Quidditch rebrands as quadball and further distances itself from Harry Potter author

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Quadball is a reference both to the number of balls on the field and the number of positions in the game. The leagues and governing bodies hope the rebrand will also allow the sport to grow more.

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Toys R Us is making another comeback — this time in Macy's stores

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

Macy's is making room for Toys R Us shops within its own stores ahead of the holiday season. After struggling financially, the longtime toy chain shuttered its stores in 2018.

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Sesame Place apologizes after video shows 2 Black girls being passed over at a parade

Tuesday, July 19, 2022

In its apology, Sesame Place Philadelphia said its employees will undergo more training after criticism over a video in which an employee in costume appeared to ignore two Black girls during a parade.

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