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Somalis Living an American Dream in Kansas Glimpse a Nightmare
Many in Garden City have welcomed and embraced the area?s growing diversity, but white members of a ... [continue]

Health Law Tax Penalty? I?ll Take It, Millions Say
A lot of healthy people are defying predictions by the Affordable Care Act architects and refusing t... [continue]

H.I.V. Arrived in the U.S. Long Before ?Patient Zero?
The virus appeared in New York as early as 1971, according to a new genetic analysis, and spread fro... [continue]

What Else Is on the Ballot? Minimum Wage, Death Penalty and Guns
Election Day measures include initiatives to raise the minimum wage, impose background checks on gun... [continue]

On Washington: Republicans in Congress Fear Losses, and Then the Hard Part.
If the most likely scenario holds, a diminished congressional G.O.P. caucus will be confronted with ... [continue]

World News
Britain, U.S. sending planes, troops to deter Russia in the east
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Britain said on Wednesday it will send fighter jets to Romania next year and th... [continue]

Islamic State holds up Iraqi army south of Mosul
QAYYARA/BAGHDAD, Iraq (Reuters) - Islamic State fighters kept up on Wednesday their fierce defense o... [continue]

U.S. says two top al Qaeda leaders in Afghanistan targeted in strikes
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States carried out strikes in Afghanistan on Sunday targeting two ... [continue]

Air strikes in Syria's Idlib kill 26, mostly children: rescuers, monitor
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Air strikes by Syrian or Russian warplanes on Wednesday killed at least 26 people... [continue]

Venezuela protests against Maduro escalate, dozens injured
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's increasingly militant opposition stepped up its push to oust leftist... [continue]

Business News
AT&T?s Vision of Ultrafast Wireless Technology May Be a Mirage
The rapid wireless technology the company has described as a pillar of its Time Warner deal probably... [continue]

Mediator: Megyn Kelly?s Pivotal Moment in a Post-Ailes Era at Fox News
The host?s divergent approach took a different turn in her clash with Newt Gingrich and again raised... [continue]

Used Cars Slip Past Recall Safeguards, Putting Drivers in Danger
Federal law does not mandate used-car sellers to tell buyers when a car has been recalled or to make... [continue]

At Auction, Vehicles With Fatal Flaws
Consumers are able to purchase cars that have deadly defects and sellers have few obligations to dis... [continue]

Samsung?s Galaxy Note 7 Debacle Wipes Out Its Mobile Profit
The South Korean company pledges to work with regulators and other outsiders to study the fires that... [continue]

Technology News
Samsung Elec vows mobile rebound after third quarter Note 7 shock
SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd on Thursday said it aims to recover quickly from the di... [continue]

Apple says AirPod shipments to be delayed
(Reuters) - Apple Inc said on Wednesday that its wireless AirPod headphones, which were supposed to ... [continue]

U.S. FCC chairman wants more industry action on robocalls
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A task force of more than 30 major technology and communication companies sai... [continue]

Privacy group launches legal challenge against EU-U.S. data pact: sources
BRUSSELS/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A widely expected legal challenge has been filed by an Irish privacy... [continue]

Salesforce CEO speaks of failed efforts to buy Twitter, LinkedIn
(Reuters) - Inc Chief Executive Officer Marc Benioff spoke on Wednesday about a pair... [continue]

Sports News
World Series: Cubs Head Home to Wrigley After Beating Indians in Game 2
Jake Arrieta shut down the Indians? lineup, and Kyle Schwarber provided timely hits in a 5-1 victory... [continue]

TV Viewership Falls in N.F.L. and Premier League: A Blip, or Something Worse?
The startling, double-digital declines in TV viewership raise questions about whether the football a... [continue]

Can?t You Hear the 1948 Whistle Blowin?
Retracing part of the train route the Indians took in 1948 after winning their last World Series, on... [continue]

On Baseball: After 71 Years, Cubs? World Series Return Falls Flat
The last time the Cubs played a Series game, in 1945, they gave up five runs in the first inning. Th... [continue]

On College Football: Eligibility Rules Leave Top N.F.L. Prospects Walking a Perilous Tightrope
The league?s entry requirements, N.C.A.A. rules on amateurism and football?s demanding nature mean p... [continue]

Science News
Europe's Mars probe destroyed after plunging to surface
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Images taken by a NASA Mars orbiter indicate that a missing European space pro... [continue]

Spaceship carrying three-man crew docks with ISS, NASA TV reports
(Reuters) - A Russian Soyuz spacecraft carrying an American astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts doc... [continue]

Smart mouth: Chinese fish fossil sheds light on jaw evolution
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A bottom-dwelling, mud-grubbing, armored fish that swam in tropical seas 423 ... [continue]

Spiders can 'tune' webs for good vibrations, researchers say
OXFORD, England (Reuters) - Spiders can control the tension and stiffness of their webs to optimize ... [continue]

NASA spacecraft loses computer before close encounter with Jupiter
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - NASA's Juno spacecraft lost its main computer and science instrumen... [continue]


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