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  1. Missouri Could be First in US to Get Virgin's HyperLoop One Transport SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TechEBlog

    Missouri government and businessmen partnered with Virgin Hyperloop One to conduct a feasibility study, and they discovered that such a transport system could save commuters between the two cities $410-million per year. It would be built alongside the I-70 corridor and offer people an alternative to standard driving, with up to 6,000 people during peak transportation hours utilizing HyperLoop.

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  2. Trump Tells Reporter 'Don't Be a Baby' When She Asked About...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Celebrity Babies

    On Friday, the president, 72, sat down for a roundtable discussion in Arizona, where he claimed that a group of migrants that were headed towards the United States border were "hardened criminals." "Some of these people are hard criminals.

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  3. Pompeo meets with Mexican officials as a migrant caravan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    Mike Pompeo, U.S. secretary of state, speaks to reporters outside the White House in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 18, 2018. Mike Pompeo, U.S. secretary of state, speaks to reporters outside the White House in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 18, 2018.

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  4. Lottery jackpot hits record $A2.25 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NEWS.com.au

    A JACKPOT of $A2.25 billion has sent millions of hopeful Americans racing out to buy lottery tickets-but what are the odds of winning? Taking a trip, quitting their jobs - $970 million jackpot prompts players in Washington, D.C. to dream of trips to Tahiti, retirement, giving back, and more. IF IT seems like lottery jackpots are getting larger and larger, it's because they are getting larger and larger.

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  5. D.C. statue honors trailblazing KentuckianRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    A statue of Russellville native Alice Allison Dunnigan was unveiled last month at the Newseum in Washington.

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  6. The 'Heartland Hyperloop': Missouri route could be the first in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    The 'heartland hyperloop': Firm behind Elon Musk's radical travel system says $10bn Missouri route could be the first in America Virgin Hyperloop One said it had identified a 'viable route' running along the I-70 corridor, the major highway traversing Missouri, that would connect Kansas City, Columbia and St. Louis. Virgin Hyperloop One, which already has a working demo track in Nevada, claims it will have the first passenger-bearing loop built by the mid-2020s - and the 'heartland hyperloop' is now a front runner in the race.

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  7. tours announced: Brian Wilson, Alcest, Rome, Curls (ex-Girls), Black Lips, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Brooklynvegan

    Mountain Man, the trio featuring Sylvan Esso's Amelia Meath, Molly Erin Sarle and Alexandra Sauser-Monnig, will kick off their first tour in six years on Monday in Washington, DC, followed by shows in Philly, Brooklyn , Chicago, Denver, Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and more. It's in support of new album Magic Ship and all dates are here .

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  8. Vertoe Raises $1.85 Million to Grow On-Demand Short-Term Storage BusinessRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Venture Capital Access Online

    Vertoe, the on-demand short-term storage company, announces $1.85 million in seed funding, which the company plans to use to expand its service into new markets. The lead investor Ingwe Capital, with support from ff Venture Capital, Techstars , and several angel investors.

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  9. This Week in PicturesRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 11 | ABC News

    ABC News photo editors chose the best news images of the week for this collection. Followers of the ancient Mandaean religious sect perform their rituals along a strip of embankment on the Tigris River reserved for them, in Baghdad, Oct. 14, 2018.

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  10. Meet The D.C. Spice Queen Helping To Strengthen Her Community While Living Her Entrepreneurial DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Essence Magazine

    Food is the way to the soul. Go anywhere in the world, and you'll find that food is a universal language that binds you to another person.

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  11. Here's How Much Money the Mega Millions Winner Will Actually ReceiveRead the original story

    Friday | PRWeb

    The jackpot in the popular U.S. lottery Mega Millions has reached an unprecedented $970 million after going without a winner for 24 consecutive draws, but how much will the winner actually receive after tax? Lottery.net has calculated which states offer the best return for Mega Millions winners, based on the rates of tax in each. It's important that players are aware of the tax implications of such big payouts so that there are no surprises when it's time to claim the money.

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  12. Candace Owens' rapid rise defending two of America's more ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | USA Today

    How Candace Owens went from no-name YouTuber to hanging out with Kanye West and visiting Trump at the Oval Office in one year by embracing the right. Candace Owens' rapid rise defending two of America's more complicated men: Trump and Kanye How Candace Owens went from no-name YouTuber to hanging out with Kanye West and visiting Trump at the Oval Office in one year by embracing the right.

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  13. Middle-aged marathon runners share their wisdom on health and fitnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Salon

    Excerpted with permission from Running Past Fifty: Advice and Inspiration for Senior Runners by Gail Waesche Kislevitz. Copyright 2018 by Skyhorse Publishing, Inc. Although never a runner, Kimi Puntillo decided to run the 1995 New York City Marathon to help cope with a difficult time in her life.

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  14. President threatens to shut down southern borderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | TurnTo23.com

    U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to the media before departing on Marine One to travel to New York, at the White House on August 17, 2018 in Washington, DC.

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  15. 50th Annual Richmond OktoberfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | WTVR Richmond

    The 50th Annual Richmond Oktoberfest is at the Old Dominion Building at Richmond Raceway Friday & Saturday, October 19 & 20, 2018. Be German for a night at the 50th Annual Richmond Oktoberfest, Richmond's oldest and most authentic Oktoberfest celebration in Virginia.

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  16. WOW Air CEO: Strategy shift behind exit from three cities in U.S. MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | USA Today

    Despite plans to exit Cincinnati, Cleveland and St. Louis, WOW says North America remains a top priority. But connecting flyers to India is new focus.

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  17. Goodyear's new tire store will come to youRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | AutoWeek

    Goodyear is hoping to make tire purchasing a little more about convenience and a little less about reading worn-out Golf magazines in the waiting room with Roll by Goodyear, which will offer home installation along with a new store concept. A new type of Goodyear shop will debut "in vibrant lifestyle centers" alongside trendy shops and restaurants, but there will be little actual need to visit the physical store: Buyers can shop for tires online and then pick an installation option, which can include dropping the car off at the Roll location or scheduling another location entirely.

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  18. Transportation Agency, School Bus Drivers' Union Reach Pay AgreementRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 17 | School Bus Fleet

    The city's mayor announced an agreement last week with the largest union at the Office of the State Superintendent of Education Division of Student Transportation on pay for bus drivers and aides. The new three-year contract with the AFSCME 1959 will bring more than 1,000 division bus drivers and attendants to pay parity with other Washington, D.C., government employees by the next fiscal year, according to a news release from the OSSE DOT.

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  19. Don McGahn has officially left his position as White House counsel, official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | USA Today

    Doug McGahn's legacy in the White House is a mixed bag of helping protect the president's conservative agenda and preventing worsening scandals. Don McGahn has officially left his position as White House counsel, official says Doug McGahn's legacy in the White House is a mixed bag of helping protect the president's conservative agenda and preventing worsening scandals.

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  20. Gambero Rosso Announces Dates for 2019 U.S. Trade TastingsRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2018 | Wine Business Online

    Los Angeles, Calif. World-renowned Italian media company, Gambero Rosso, kicks off its 2019 U.S. Trade & Media Tour on February 27. The eight-city U.S. tour, open to all media professionals and current members of the wine trade, will feature wines from over 200 Italian wineries.

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