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Do electronic cigarettes help people quit? No

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:40pm
E-cigarettes worked no better than traditional stop-smoking tools, but paying people to quit did, study finds.
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Eight women accuse Morgan Freeman in report of bad behavior and harassment

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:39pm
They say Freeman engaged in 'unwanted touching' and 'public comment' about their clothes and bodies
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Moses Farrow defends Woody Allen, says mother was abusive one

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:16pm
"Given the incredibly inaccurate and misleading attacks on my father, Woody Allen, I feel that I can no longer stay silent," Moses Farrow writes.
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Trump is just getting started on deregulating banks

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 12:14pm
"Instead of draining the swamp, the Trump administration is telling the alligators … that the zookeepers are taking a nap."
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Trump says Clapper admitted FBI spied on his campaign. That's false.

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 11:56am
Responding to a direct question — "Was the FBI spying on Trump's campaign?" — Clapper said in an interview, "No, they were not."
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Chris Kluwe: The NFL's anti-kneeling rule shows its willingness to grovel

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 11:35am
The league that wraps itself in the flag but doesn't honor the First Amendment is demonstrating its true colors.
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ACLU demands records of social media surveillance under Trump

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 11:14am
An apparent spike in the government's surveillance of Twitter, Facebook and other social media accounts is raising privacy concerns.
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What caffeine does to your brain and why you love it

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:53am
The majority of Americans drink at least one cup of coffee a day. In the latest episode of "Your Brain On," we look at what caffeine does to your brain and why you love it so much.
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Cars become hot death traps in just an hour

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:42am
From safe haven to death trap in an hour
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Trump cancels June summit with North Korea's Kim Jong Un

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 9:56am
The White House released a letter from Trump addressed to Kim Thursday, announcing that the meeting would not take place as planned.
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Sex without explicit consent is now rape in Sweden

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 9:49am
Deputy Prime Minister Isabella Lovin said the recent #metoo anti-harassment campaign has shown the "need" for new legislation.
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U.S. effort to stabilize Afghanistan a $5 billion failure, says watchdog

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 9:39am
A new report from a government watchdog says the 15-year rebuilding effort has largely failed
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Sex, drugs and GDPR: Why even rock stars are flooding your inbox

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 9:33am
Even rock stars have to comply with the sweeping new data privacy law that takes effect in Europe on Friday.
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Ireland to vote on abortion ban in fiercely contested referendum

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 9:00am
Abortion remains such a taboo in Ireland that it's rare for women to speak openly about it. A public admission could result in a 14-year prison sentence.
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All bets off? Las Vegas strike could have far-reaching effect

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 7:57am
The last time casino-hotel workers went on strike across Las Vegas, the job action lasted 67 days and cost workers and the city more than $1 million a day each in lost wages and revenues.
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Trump: Athletes who kneel during anthem 'maybe shouldn't be in the country'

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 7:05am
"You have to stand proudly for the national anthem, or you shouldn't be playing, you shouldn't be there. Maybe you shouldn't be in the country," Trump said.
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China denies role in U.S consular worker's mysterious brain injury

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 6:33am
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the symptoms were "entirely consistent" with the 21 embassy staffers who were sickened in Cuba due to sonic incidents.
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Russian military unit's missile downed MH17, investigators say

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 6:06am
Moscow has always denied involvement in the downing of the jet.
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Abortion ban is placed in the hands of Ireland's voters

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 4:44am
Abortion remains such a taboo in Ireland that it's rare for women to speak openly about it. A public admission could result in a 14-year prison sentence.
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What new digital driver's licenses mean for motorists, police

Thu, 05/24/2018 - 4:31am
Several states are making the switch from plastic cards to smartphone apps.
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