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Prince Andrew called uncooperative in Jeffrey…

A U.S. prosecutor overseeing the Jeffrey Epstein sex trafficking investigation says Prince Andrew has been uncooperative in the inquiry

Helicopter Crash in Calabasas

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Seattle Introduces Smartphone Voting System

Seattle Introduces Smartphone Voting System Over 1.2 million residents in Seattle's King County will be able to vote via their smartphones. This type of voting process is a first for elections in the U.S. It is already being used in a current election concerning a board of supervisors. The election started on January 22 and will last until February 11. To vote, residents must provide their names and birthdays in a web portal. They must also provide signatures, which can be verified since voting in Washington is done through mail. Paper copies of electronic votes will also be counted for the election. King County director of elections Julie Wise says the mobile system makes it easier for people to vote. Julie Wise, via statement

US new-home sales slipped 0.4% in December

U.S. sales of newly built homes fell 0.4% in December, but 2019 was strongest year for sales since 2007

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How to Make Turkey & Cheddar Lettuce Wraps

Crispy green lettuce leaves hold the filling inside this low-carb turkey wrap. It's perfect for lunch or a quick, easy dinner on the go.

Tinder Adds New Safety Features

Tinder Adds New Safety Features The dating app is adding a panic button that will alert authorities if a user feels unsafe on a date. The new section of the app, called Safety Center, will be available to U.S. users next Tuesday. Another update will include the option for users to inform friends of their location. Tinder’s parent company, Match, will roll out the safety features to its other companies, OkCupid, Hinge and Match.com later this year. Users will have to download the safety platform, Noonlight, in order to enable the features.

Fed seems content with low rates but confronts…

For the first time in years, Federal Reserve officials will hold their latest policy meeting this week feeling broadly satisfied with where interest rates are and with seemingly no inclination to change them anytime soon

Ex-Terry Sanford WR Andrew Jayne joins N.C. State

Greece plans 15-year bond issue to improve debt…

Greece has announced plans to issue a 15-year bond

What Candace Cameron Bure Eats in a Day to Be in…

The actress, producer and author chatted with us about how she stays healthy with a busy schedule.

Stocks tumble as virus fears spark sell-off; Dow…

U.S. stocks are closing with sharp losses as investors worry about the potential economic impact of the outbreak of a new virus from China

GM to invest $2.2B in Detroit to build electric…

General Motors is spending $2.2 billion to refurbish an underused Detroit factory so it can build electric and self-driving vehicles, eventually employing 2,200 people

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Kosovo PM hails as ‘positive signs’ recent deals…

Kosovo’s outgoing prime minister says two recently-achieved agreements with Serbia that will restore air and railway traffic between the Balkan rivals are “positive signs

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'I did it': Portugal hacker says he exposed…

A Portuguese hacker is claiming responsibility for leaking confidential documents implicating the billionaire daughter of a former prominent African leader in alleged murky business deals

Northeast governors slow to embrace regional…

A growing number of governors in the Northeast are raising doubts about a regional pact that would tackle transportation emissions

China virus outbreak rams global tourism, costing…

The travel sector around the globe is taking a heavy hit as tens of millions of Chinese are ordered to stay put and others avoid travel as a new virus spreads

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Irish leader says EU to have stronger hand in UK…

Ireland’s prime minister has warned Britain that Brexit is far from finished

Britain's EU Journey: When Brexit won the battle…

Britain officially leaves the European Union on Friday after a debilitating political period that has bitterly divided the nation since the 2016 Brexit referendum