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New York Today: Sales Slow for Shops at Penn Station

New York Today: Sales Slow for Shops at Penn Station

Good morning on this overcast Tuesday.

After much anticipation, there were no major problems at Pennsylvania Station as track repairs began on Monday — for commuters, at least.

But vendors there were less than pleased. Workers at several shops in …

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THIS WEEK IN RACE: Walls, ID Laws, and Getting Typecast

THIS WEEK IN RACE: Walls, ID Laws, and Getting Typecast

Is Michael K. Williams being typecast?

Do Voter ID Laws Hurt Minority Turnout? Study says: Absolutely.

This week, though, the Washington Post published the findings of huge study of 300,000 people that definitely answers that question. "[W]hen we dig deeper …

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Taylor Review: UK should end cash in hand economy

Taylor Review: UK should end cash in hand economy

The author of a government review into work practices is calling for the end of the "cash in hand economy".

Matthew Taylor, whose report is out on Tuesday, said cash jobs like window cleaning and decorating were worth up to …

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SpyDealer Malware Can Hack Your Facebook, WhatsApp and Almost 40 Other Accounts

SpyDealer Malware Can Hack Your Facebook, WhatsApp and Almost 40 Other Accounts

Researchers have identified a malware that can hack 40 or more social media accounts, including
Facebook and WhatsApp, on Android systems.

The malware is called SpyDealer, and it can only run on Android operating systems between 2.2 Froyo and 4.4 …

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Woman admits to dropping baby to death in Uptown, gets probation

Woman admits to dropping baby to death in Uptown, gets probation

Mubashra Uddin

A woman who dropped her newborn baby to her death from a high-rise apartment after hiding her pregnancy from her parents in 2015 has been sentenced to probation, according to court records.

Mubashra Uddin, 20, on Thursday pled …

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Looking for group? Guilded wants to be your gaming guild’s headquarters

Looking for group? Guilded wants to be your gaming guild’s headquarters

You’ve done it. After weeks and weeks of bringing your Overwatch A-game to the table for randos who disappear at the end of every match, you’ve finally found a competent group that wants to stick together.

Now what?

Guilded (part …

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Mattis Disagrees With Trump’s Characterization Of Media As “The Enemy”

Mattis Disagrees With Trump’s Characterization Of Media As “The Enemy”

Defense Secretary James Mattis said on Sunday that he disagreed with President Donald Trump’s recent declaration that the press is "the enemy."

Speaking with reporters while traveling in the United Arab Emirates, Mattis said that although he, too, has at …

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CCS basketball playoffs schedule: Early-round games

CCS basketball playoffs schedule: Early-round games

Bellarmine College Prep celebrates their 73-40 win against Valley Christian at Bellarmine College Prep in San Jose, Calif. on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017. (Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group)

Central Coast Section basketball playoffs
Boys
Open Division
Friday’s first-round games

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‘PESD’ Is PTSD For Dems Who Can’t Stop Crying Over The Election

‘PESD’ Is PTSD For Dems Who Can’t Stop Crying Over The Election

Crying baby, courtesy of Shutterstock

Democrats continue to experience a near-crippling depression since President Donald Trump took office, forcing mental health professionals to name the problem post-election stress disorder, according to a Monday report from CNN.

The news coming from …

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The Morning After: Monday, July 10th 2017

The Morning After: Monday, July 10th 2017

Hey, good morning!

Say hello to the new Tesla Model 3 — just don’t expect to buy one all that soon. We also have accidental voice commands stopping robberies and China’s latest space-exploration experiment.

It’s a modest start to much …

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