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The justices threw out a $399 million judgment against Samsung for copying parts of the iPhone’s patented design             
At least 5.5 million viewers watched El Clasico illegally. It's likely the actual figure is in the tens of millions, which is bad for business.
WWE is reportedly concerned about John Cena's future with the company, but from Roman Reigns to Seth Rollins, these stars could carry the load when Cena is gone.
"I don't think there's any question that pot is better for your body than Vicodin…And yet, athletes everywhere are prescribed Vicodin like it's Vitamin C .” Golden State Warriors Coach Steve Kerr By n
Save the date. On Monday January 18, 2022, hours into an MLB Network broadcast (by this time long enough to rival the Super Bowl Pre-Game Show), BBWAA Secretary Treasurer Jack O'Connell will step to t
Diminishing marginal utility derived from an oversaturation of NFL games is certainly a partial cause for reduction in NFL TV ratings in 2016.
Handy and Harman fine silver quotations in Canadian dollars: Tuesday $23.248 oz., $747.42 kg.; Monday $23.168 oz., $744.85 kg.
Latest Lifestyle
Now you can sit down and order Seattle Times readers' favorite pizza by the slice.
George R.R. Martin fans still don’t know when to expect The Winds of Winter, the highly anticipated sixth installment of the Song of Ice and Fire book series, but one thing is certain: It will be a da
The Chainsmokers were at Dunkin Donuts when they heard the news.             
"You thought there were rules? Psych!"             
People who average less than one cigarette a day still have a 64% higher risk of earlier death than those who never smoke.             
Jason Rezaian’s “Hostage” will be an “intensely personal” account of his ordeal and life in Iran.
Latest Tech
Donald Trump's plan to erect a huge sea wall at his Irish golf course have been withdrawn in the light of stiff opposition.
A collection of 780,000-year-old edible plants found in Israel reveals the plant-based diet of the prehistoric human and is the largest and most diverse in the Levantine corridor linking Africa and Eu
A new study has focused on the skeletal changes that occurred during growth in the small carnivorous dinosaur Coelophysis (SEE-lo-FY-sis), one of the earliest dinosaurs.
New research has identified the role of a specific protein in the human body that can help prevent the survival and spread of eye cancer, by initiating cancer 'cell-suicide.'
Seong-Jin Jo redefined the washing machine. Now he's running LG Electronics.             
The world's oldest animal is giving scientists a new look at the climate history of the oceans.             
Hillary Clinton, who lost the Electoral College to President-elect Donald Trump in November, extended her popular vote lead over her former challenger Tuesday to a tally that is far larger than any o
Latest Health
As of December this year, the CDC had recorded 3,832 cases of mumps across 45 states and Washington, D.C., in 2016 - more than triple the 1,088 cases in 2015, and the most since 2006.
Professor Lesley Regan, the new president of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, said young women often think a layer of 'padding' will protect the baby.
(Reuters) - Philip Morris International Inc filed a much-awaited U.S. application to market a new type of cigarette that heats rather than burns tobacco and may carry fewer health risks.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday said he is pushing to extend expiring healthcare benefits for retired coal miners by including a provision in a spending b
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. House panel on Tuesday questioned the Environmental Protection Agency's diesel emissions settlement with Volkswagen AG , which requires the German automaker to invest $2
SURREY, B.C. - Two supervised-consumption sites have been proposed for Surrey, B.C., in an effort to curb a spike in the number of fatal overdoses. Health Minister Terry Lake says in a news release t
Montreal police are saying an employee of the Sainte-Justine children's hospital has committed suicide. Authorities are not identifying the man but several local media are reporting he is a controver
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Luanda - The Angola Construction Materials Association (AIMCA) will work to contribute to the development of the sector, by adding its effort to those of Government. , This was said Tuesday in Luan
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, December 06 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed South Africa-based RCS Investment Holdings Limited's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating
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CHICAGO, Dec 6 (Reuters) - The bank lenders of Caesars Entertainment Corp's operating unit said they might walk away from a plan to bring the casino unit out of its $18 billion bankruptcy, potentially
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WASHINGTON, Dec 6 (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday said he is pushing to extend expiring healthcare benefits for retired coal miners by including a provision in a spe
LONDON, Dec 6 (Reuters) - The field of bidders for SAB Miller's Central and Eastern European beer brands being sold by Anheuser-Busch InBev has narrowed after U.S. buyout fund Bain Capital walked away
Latest Sport
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The N.Y. Times offered 8 reasons the Lions won't win a playoff game this year. Here are 8 reasons to believe they will.             
Asa Jackson played 2 seasons in Baltimore when Detroit Lions DC Teryl Austin was a Ravens assistant.             
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Construction materials association wants to develop sector

Luanda - The Angola Construction Materials Association (AIMCA) will work to contribute to the development of the sector, by adding its effort to those of Government. , This was said Tuesday in Luan
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Fitch Affirms RCS Investment Holdings; Withdraws Ratings

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) LONDON, December 06 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has affirmed South Africa-based RCS Investment Holdings Limited's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating
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Fitch Rates National Retail Properties' Unsecured Bonds due 2026 'BBB+'

(The following statement was released by the rating agency) NEW YORK, December 06 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'BBB+' rating to the $350 million of 3.60% senior unsecured notes due 2026 issue
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Caesars unit's bank lenders threaten to end bankruptcy deal

CHICAGO, Dec 6 (Reuters) - The bank lenders of Caesars Entertainment Corp's operating unit said they might walk away from a plan to bring the casino unit out of its $18 billion bankruptcy, potentially
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RPT-Arab Bank chairman in talks with Oger to buy its 20 pct stake - bourse

AMMAN, Dec 6 (Reuters) - Arab Bank Group Chairman Sabih al Masri is joining other Jordanian and Arab investors in a bid to buy Oger Middle East Holding's 20 percent stake in Arab Bank, an Amman bourse
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UPDATE 1-U.S. Senate leader pushes for extension of coal miner healthcare

WASHINGTON, Dec 6 (Reuters) - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday said he is pushing to extend expiring healthcare benefits for retired coal miners by including a provision in a spe
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Bain exits race for SAB's Pilsner Urquell, other brands - sources

LONDON, Dec 6 (Reuters) - The field of bidders for SAB Miller's Central and Eastern European beer brands being sold by Anheuser-Busch InBev has narrowed after U.S. buyout fund Bain Capital walked away
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BRIEF-Infracapital says agreed to sell Calvin Capital to KKR

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UPDATE 1-Arab Bank chairman in talks with Oger to buy its 20 pct stake - bourse

AMMAN, Dec 6 (Reuters) - Arab Bank Group Chairman Sabih al Masri is joining other Jordanian and Arab investors in a bid to buy Oger Middle East Holding's 20 percent stake in Arab Bank, an Amman bourse
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Celebrating ‘Silent Night’ and Christmas in Austria

Austria is known for its slow-paced, stop-and-smell-the-strudel attitude. For Christmas, Austrians start early, go slow and touch all the holiday bases.
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Inside The Literary Man Óbidos Hotel in Portugal that's home to 45,000 books

The Literary Man Óbidos Hotel in Portugal is packed with 45,000 books lining almost every wall and there's plenty of space for book lovers to curl up and indulge their hobby.
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Caribbean resort photo tour: Paradisus Palma Real, Punta Cana

The resort is big with families, couples and singles who come for a vacation fueled by unlimited everything you can eat, drink and do.             
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Much-Loved Milwaukee Tearoom Prepares for Its Last Pour

Loyal customers are flocking to the Watts Tea Shop for a final taste of an “American classic.”
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Gatorland weighs in with 300-pound tortoise

A 300-pound Galapagos tortoise named Lucy now calls Gatorland home.

The longtime attraction now has three of the largest tortoise species in the world, Gatorland says. Lucy, who is 27 years

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Phoenix opens first phase of modernized Sky Harbor terminal

PHOENIX - The first phase of a modernization project of Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix is open for business. The makeover of Terminal 3 includes a larger, consolidated security checkpoin
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10 places in U.S. (California's desert is No. 4) Lonely Planet says you should visit next year

Why do we love lists? For travelers, it’s always thrilling to see which destinations are generating the most buzz for the coming year.

Lonely Planet’s editors on Tuesday released their t

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A trip to Israel gives Hanukkah new meaning for 1 family

JERUSALEM - For Reform Jews like us, Hanukkah means lighting candles, eating latkes and opening presents. But this year the holiday holds deeper meaning: It's a way of remembering our trip to Israel,
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Officials: Tourist train company warned about rail issues

KINGSTON, N.Y. - New York transportation officials say operators of a Catskills tourist train had been warned about a rail safety issue months before a derailment left 25 stranded last month. The Dai
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