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  • ISIS parks its cash in Bitcoin, experts say

    New York recently enacted a regulatory framework, and California will start governing the exchanges next year. “The U.S. government is working with a broad coalition of governments around the world to disrupt ISIL's financing and to sever its access to ...

    Fox News 4 years, 6 months ago
  • REI to workers: Shun Black Friday and instead enjoy blue skies -- with pay!

    "Get outside and escape the crazy frenziness that is Black Friday in the world of retail," Mashapure explained. "So we really want to extend the family feeling and whole concept that is Thanksgiving, and carry that ... "It's just a great opportunity ...

    CNN 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Is the Syrian conflict linked to climate change?

    In a 2014 study published in the journal Weather, Climate and Society, climate expert Peter Gleick wrote that "water and climatic conditions have played a direct role in the deterioration of Syria's economic conditions." Furthermore, the idea that the ...

    CNN 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Since '01, Clintons collected $35M from financial businesses

    In the 18 months prior to announcing her second campaign for president, the front-runner for the Democratic nomination addressed private equity investors in California, delivered remarks to bankers in Hilton Head, South Carolina and spoke to brokers at ...

    Fox News 4 years, 6 months ago
  • For some Chicago residents, video of shooting magnifies all too familiar story

    Honestly when you travel outside the city, you notice a big difference. It's not like how it is here. People walk outside, and it's a sense of tension and you really feel it in the air when you're hear versus being in California or somewhere." There's ...

    CNN 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Expensive new Hep C drugs may be cost-effective even for early disease

    Treating hepatitis C with expensive new medicines at the earliest signs of liver damage improves patients' health and is also cost-effective, a new computer simulation suggests. "Going into this, I expected to find it did make sense to wait until there ...

    Fox News 4 years, 6 months ago
  • E. coli infections linked to Costco chicken salad

    All four people have recovered, according to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. Another case in Washington was not as serious. The person from King County was not hospitalized, according to the Washington State Department of ...

    CNN 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Carol leads Independent Spirit Award nominations

    ... true story of how the Boston Globe newspaper uncovered a scandal of child abuse within the local Catholic church. The winners will be announced on 27 February - the day before the Oscars - in a ceremony in a tent on Santa Monica Beach in California.

    BBC 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Cruz catches fire in Iowa

    But the effort to reference one of the western world's most eccentric and captivating stars is largely lost on local audiences. 'Is Prince big in Agadez? No, I've encountered a few of his LPs in west Africa before, but besides that he's not known at ...

    Fox News 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Scientists create mosquito strain with malaria-blocking genes

    University of California-San Diego biologist Ethan Bier called this a "potent tool in sustainable control of malaria," as all the mosquitoes in a given region would carry anti-malarial genes. "We do not propose that this strategy alone will eradicate ...

    Fox News 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Score a dream vacation for less: Black Friday and Cyber Monday travel deals

    Black Friday and Cyber Monday have become big discount days for hotels and resorts around the world to offer special deals at rock bottom prices. This year, hotel ... 2-10); California hotels include the Mondrian Los Angeles (for stays Dec. 1-30) and ...

    Fox News 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Costco chicken linked to E. coli outbreak

    Incidents of the outbreak have been reported in Montana, Utah, Colorado, California, Missouri, Virginia and Washington. Officials this month linked an outbreak of E. coli to food served at branches of Mexican fast food chain Chipotle in Washington ...

    BBC 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Woodward County, Oklahoma: Why do so many here doubt climate change?

    Part of me wants to write off the skeptics in Woodward County -- to think that these views, especially the pants critique, are so out of sync with the modern world, and so detrimental to efforts to cut carbon emissions enough to stop the world from ...

    CNN 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Scientists create new strain of malaria-blocking mosquito

    It's caused by Plasmodium parasites, and of the five species which cause malaria in humans, the most deadly are P. falciparum and P. vivax, according to the World Health Organization. This year alone, some 438,000 people are estimated to have died of ...

    CNN 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Bid to end California death penalty may collect signatures

    ... state and local governments about $150 million annually. That contrasts with the previous attempt in 2012 where the projected savings were offset by a provision sending money to law enforcement agencies, a change Farrell said could draw more support.

    Fox News 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Republican donors, operative fueling new anti-Trump ad blitz

    The group's goal, according to The Wall Street Journal, is to collect money from anonymous donors to “defeat and destroy” Trump, who has essentially led the GOP presidential field since declaring his candidacy this summer. Further, the super PAC ...

    Fox News 4 years, 6 months ago
  • An imperfect process: How campuses deal with sexual assault

    The president of the University of California system, Janet Napolitano, recently wrote about university frustrations over the mandate and the obstacles of the campus hearings. In the journal Yale Law and Policy Review, she wrote that schools "were left ...

    CNN 4 years, 6 months ago
  • California water agency's land purchase rattles growers, highlighting farm ...

    BLYTHE, Calif. – The nation's largest distributor of treated drinking water became the largest landowner in a remote California farming region for good reason: The alfalfa-growing area is first in line to get Colorado River water. Metropolitan Water ...

    Fox News 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Man proposes to girlfriend mid-flight

    Rebecca Eltzroth and Sam Lockard with the American Airlines captain and co-pilot. The picture was taken after the plane had landed. (Rebecca Eltzroth). Love really was in the air Saturday after a man decided to kick off the Thanksgiving holiday by ...

    Fox News 4 years, 6 months ago
  • Mark Zuckerberg to take 2 months of paternity leave

    Facebook Inc., which is based in Menlo Park, California, offers its U.S. employees up to four months of paid parental leave. It's among several high-tech companies that offer generous benefits around childbirth. Netflix Inc. said in August it was ...

    Fox News 4 years, 6 months ago