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Why “chickenpox parties” are a terrible idea—in case it's not obvious - Ars Technica image

Why “chickenpox parties” are a terrible idea—in case it's not obvious - Ars Technica

Not only is chickenpox a serious disease, but it can cause problems later in life.
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Beth Mole [Ars Technica]

2019-03-21T21:25:00Z


Epic Games Store chief says they’ll eventually stop paying for exclusive PC games - The Verge image

Epic Games Store chief says they’ll eventually stop paying for exclusive PC games - The Verge

Fortnite creator Epic Games says its store now counts 85 million users. But that’s not been without controversy, particularly around the company’s approach to securing exclusive PC games. Epic’s Steve Allison says the company hears the criticisms and is worki…
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Nick Statt [The Verge]

2019-03-21T20:55:30Z


Trump's EO returns to taxpayers power over the universities they fund - Washington Examiner image

Trump's EO returns to taxpayers power over the universities they fund - Washington Examiner

President Trump's executive order improving free inquiry and financial accountability at federally funded colleges has been met with a supremely lazy, yet predictable, straw man.Tweet
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https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/author/tiana-lowe [Washingtonexaminer.com]

2019-03-21T20:48:00Z


Elijah Cummings: White House officials using personal accounts to do official work - CNN image

Elijah Cummings: White House officials using personal accounts to do official work - CNN

House Oversight Chairman Elijah Cummings said Thursday his committee has obtained new information that several senior White House officials have used personal email and messaging accounts to conduct government business, asserting that President Donald Trump's…
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Manu Raju and Lauren Fox, CNN [CNN]

2019-03-21T20:29:21Z


It's the deadliest drug in America, and its use is on the rise - NBC2 News image

It's the deadliest drug in America, and its use is on the rise - NBC2 News

Fentanyl-related deaths are soaring and in 2016, reached 18,335.
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[Nbc-2.com]

2019-03-21T20:18:00Z


Google Stadia Streaming Platform Launch, Game, and Feature Details Revealed - IGN image

Google Stadia Streaming Platform Launch, Game, and Feature Details Revealed - IGN

Google has officially unveiled its gaming plans
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[IGN]

2019-03-21T20:17:46Z


Apple rallies as investors anticipate streaming service announcement - CNBC image

Apple rallies as investors anticipate streaming service announcement - CNBC

Apple also came close to passing Microsoft again as the most valuable company.
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Lauren Feiner [CNBC]

2019-03-21T20:17:19Z


New Mexico State loses in March Madness after player passes up wide-open, game-tying layup in the final seconds in wild finish - Business Insider image

New Mexico State loses in March Madness after player passes up wide-open, game-tying layup in the final seconds in wild finish - Business Insider

New Mexico State's AJ Harris had an open, game-tying layup, but passed it up for a three-point shot. That decision came back to haunt the Aggies.
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Scott Davis [Business Insider]

2019-03-21T20:17:18Z


Fox International Distribution President Andrew Cripps Also Out As Part Of Disney-Fox Merger - Deadline image

Fox International Distribution President Andrew Cripps Also Out As Part Of Disney-Fox Merger - Deadline

Fox’s International Theatrical Distribution president Andrew Cripps was also among the Fox senior brass pink-slipped Wednesday as Disney absorbs the rival studio. Cripps, like Fox Domestic Di…
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Anthony D'Alessandro, Anthony D'Alessandro [Deadline.com]

2019-03-21T20:16:00Z


How scary is Us? Scarier than Get Out? Jordan Peele's new movie rated on the Scaredy Scale. - Slate image

How scary is Us? Scarier than Get Out? Jordan Peele's new movie rated on the Scaredy Scale. - Slate

Introducing our highly scientific system for determining whether new movies are too scary for you.
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Forrest Wickman [Slate.com]

2019-03-21T20:02:00Z


Fox News reports ISIS has fallen in Syria - Washington Examiner image

Fox News reports ISIS has fallen in Syria - Washington Examiner

Fox News declared Thursday the Islamic State caliphate has fallen, one day after President Trump said the terrorist organization would be wiped out overnight.
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https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/author/daniel-jativa [Washingtonexaminer.com]

2019-03-21T19:59:00Z


Levi's CEO: Don't put your jeans in the freezer - KBZK Bozeman News image

Levi's CEO: Don't put your jeans in the freezer - KBZK Bozeman News

Levi’s CEO Chip Bergh has some tips for jeans owners: Don’t freeze your jeans. And don’t put them in the washing machine. Bergh turned heads and noses at a May 2014 event when he announced that he had never washed the pair of 501 Levi’s jeans he was wearing a…
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[Kbzk.com]

2019-03-21T19:44:10Z


Nike shares fall after North American sales growth disappoints - CNBC image

Nike shares fall after North American sales growth disappoints - CNBC

Nike's momentum continues overseas, as it still looks for pockets of growth in North America, like women's apparel.
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Lauren Thomas [CNBC]

2019-03-21T19:37:43Z


March Madness: Ranking Thursday's 16 first-round matchups of NCAA tournament - Greenville News image

March Madness: Ranking Thursday's 16 first-round matchups of NCAA tournament - Greenville News

Let March Madness begin. There are 16 games on the first Thursday of the NCAA tournament. We ranked them all according to watchability.
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Scott Gleeson [Greenvilleonline.com]

2019-03-21T19:35:00Z


Facebook stored millions of passwords as plain text - Boing Boing image

Facebook stored millions of passwords as plain text - Boing Boing

Facebook stored millions of passwords as plain text
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[Boingboing.net]

2019-03-21T19:34:00Z


March Madness 2019: LSU freshman Emmitt Williams flops onto scorer's table, makes gigantic mess - CBS Sports image

March Madness 2019: LSU freshman Emmitt Williams flops onto scorer's table, makes gigantic mess - CBS Sports

Williams flopped his way into a spilled coke on press row
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[Cbssports.com]

2019-03-21T19:20:00Z


There's No Feud: A Royal Insider Reveals Why Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Decided to Move Away - The Cheat Sheet image

There's No Feud: A Royal Insider Reveals Why Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Decided to Move Away - The Cheat Sheet

This former palace spokesperson explains why Prince William and Prince Harry are making a break -- and why there's no actual feud.
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amanda-h [Cheatsheet.com]

2019-03-21T19:11:27Z


Toyota Tundra loses Consumer Reports recommendation after disappointing crash test result - Fox News image

Toyota Tundra loses Consumer Reports recommendation after disappointing crash test result - Fox News

Doesn't make the grade.
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Gary Gastelu [Fox News]

2019-03-21T19:01:42Z


Wisconsin Judge Rules Against Republicans And Restores Gov. Evers' Powers - NPR image

Wisconsin Judge Rules Against Republicans And Restores Gov. Evers' Powers - NPR

A Wisconsin county judge ruled Thursday that laws passed in December by Republicans during a lame-duck session to limit the power of incoming Democratic Gov. Tony Evers are unconstitutional.
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[Npr.org]

2019-03-21T18:57:00Z


Emilia Clarke on surviving two brain aneurysms: 'I've cheated death' - AOL image

Emilia Clarke on surviving two brain aneurysms: 'I've cheated death' - AOL

Emilia Clarke shockingly revealed she survived two brain aneurysms, one taking place after season one of 'GOT.'
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Laura Galvan [Aol.com]

2019-03-21T18:32:29Z