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US says Africa important but no apology for Trump

The chair of the Africa Group at the United Nations says U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley told ambassadors that "Africa is very important for the United States" _ but she didn't apologize for President Trump's vulgar comment about the continent as demanded

Teens Don't Mind Online-Only Relationships

Children are having online-only relationships without meeting in real life, and apparently they don’t mind! The New York Post Reports. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

YouTube's Cracking Down On The Latest Viral Video…

Social media companies are trying to stop kids from eating Tide Pods.

House Passes Bill To Avoid Shutdown, But It Looks…

Senate Republicans need to convince weary Democrats to vote their way on a temporary spending bill, or the government will likely shut down.

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'Jersey Shore' reality star expected to plead to…

One of the former stars of the "Jersey Shore" reality TV show is expected to plead guilty to cheating on his taxes

China's birthrate dropped despite allowing…

The birthrate in China fell last year despite the country easing family limits and allowing all couples to have two children

Winter is off to late start in normally frigid…

Winter is off to a late start in parts of Alaska, and rural residents are feeling the effects.

EPA official: government must plan for climate…

A top manager who supervises the EPA's program for cleaning up the nation's most contaminated properties and waterways told Congress the government needs to plan for the ongoing threat posed to Superfund sites by climate change

Maybe next time: Cities see failed Amazon bids as…

For cities knocked out of Amazon lottery, the effort may turn out to be a trial run to lure other businesses

Drone rescue off Australian beach heralded as…

A flying drone has dropped a flotation device to two teens caught in a riptide in heavy seas off the Australian coast in what officials describe as a world-first rescue

Asian shares subdued as US government shutdown…

Asian stock markets were muted and the dollar fell following Wall Street's retreat as the threat of a U.S. federal government shutdown loomed

Court in Chicago to hear arguments on sanctuary cities

Appeals court in Chicago to hear arguments on Trump administration request to reverse a lower-court freeze on its policy of withholding safety grants from sanctuary cities that don't fully enforce immigration laws

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Congestion pricing: Driving in Manhattan could cost $11.52

Driving a car into the busiest parts of Manhattan could cost $11.52 under a proposal prepared for New York's governor

Hawaiian's Turned To PornHub After False Missile…

Pornhub's insights show a spike in viewership just minutes after a False Alarm alerting Hawaiian's of an incoming missile was sent out. Buzz60's Sam Berman has the full story.

Saudi Arabia Screens First Films In Decades…

Saudi Arabia is allowing movies to be shown in theaters for the first time since the early 1980s.

To Fight Rising Generic Drug Prices, Hospitals…

The move comes after for-profit drug companies have forced major increases in drug prices.

Prolific artist Ed Moses of LA's 'Cool School' dies at 91

Ed Moses, the brilliant, prolific abstract expressionist whose works helped transform Los Angeles from a cultural backwater to a major force in the world of modern art, has died at age 91

New Trump office would protect conscience rights…

On eve of annual anti-abortion march, Trump administration announces new HHS office to protect conscience rights of doctors

Blood test to detect 8 cancers early gives…

Scientists are reporting progress on a blood test to detect many types of cancer at an early stage

South awaits thaw from snowstorm, icy roads and…

Southerners are waiting for a thaw that would end days of icy roads, snow, broken pipes and numbing cold

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IBM reports first revenue growth since 2012

IBM has reported its first quarter of revenue growth since 2012 as the company ramps up its cloud computing business and looks for new opportunities from its investments in artificial intelligence

Buses carrying tech workers targeted outside San…

Six shuttle buses transporting Apple and Google employees had their windows broken while traveling south of San Francisco

Shutdown? Terrible, say GOP, Dems. But both threatened it

Shutdown? Terrible, say Republicans and Democrats. But both have threatened it