BUSINESS

US new home sales hit seven-month high; jobless claims rise – Reuters »

WASHINGTON New U.S. single-family home sales jumped to a seven-month high in February, suggesting the housing market recovery continued to gain momentum despite the challenges of high prices and tight…

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Virgin America will disappear into Alaska Airlines in 2019 – Los Angeles Times »

Virgin America, the California-based carrier with the blue mood lighting and high-tech entertainment system, will be fully absorbed by Alaska Airlines by the end of 2019 as Alaska strives to…

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ENTERTAINMENT

Chuck Barris, ‘Gong Show’ host, author of ‘Confessions of a Dangerous Mind,’ dies at 87 – Washington Post »

Chuck Barris, the creator of television’s long-running “The Dating Game” and “The Newlywed Game” who later hosted the offbeat cult…

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Wednesday’s AM Hot Clicks: Beth Williams; Wheel of Fortune blunder goes viral – Sports Illustrated »

A contestant named Clueless I’ve always considered Wheel of Fortune a game show for dumb people,…

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Watch the ‘Love Actually’ Cast Reunite in New Teaser for Red Nose Day Special – Variety »

With the memories of Hugh Grant boogieing around Downing Street to the Girls Aloud cover of “Jump (for My Love)”…

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EXCLUSIVE: Dad wants Cash Me Outside girl out of Hollywood, in therapy – WPXI Pittsburgh »

by: Daphne Duret, Palm Beach Post Updated: Mar 22, 2017 – 3:30 PM Ira Peskowitz with his wife Stephanie at…

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TECHNOLOGY

WikiLeaks releases new CIA documents describing Mac exploits – TechCrunch »

WikiLeaks just shared a few new documents as part of the CIA Vault 7 data dump. These documents describe hacking methods allegedly used by the agency to access Apple devices and upload data. Most of today’s exploits are related to the Mac platform. It’s interesting…

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Apple snaps up Workflow, an iOS automation app for power users – Ars Technica »

reader comments 4 Late yesterday, Apple closed a deal to acquire Workflow, an app for iOS power users that lets you string a series of repetitive actions together to make them easier and quicker to accomplish. In many ways, the app accomplishes for iOS what…

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Google resurrected a dead product on Wednesday and no one noticed – Business Insider »

Google co-founders Sergey Brin, left, and Larry Page AP/Ben Margot Google has built a $580 billion empire by keeping its innovation engine running ahead of the competition. But on Wednesday the company pulled off an impressive, and curious, feat: it wowed the public with an eight year…

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Verizon, AT&T pull ads from Google over extremist videos – CBS News »

U.S. wireless carriers Verizon Communications (VZ) and AT&T (T) are among the top brands suspending digital advertising on Google’s YouTube and other advertising platforms not related to search over concerns that their ads may have run next to extremist videos. Verizon and AT&T joined a…

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SCIENCE

Major shake-up suggests dinosaurs may have ‘UK origin’ – BBC News »

Image copyright Millard H. Sharp Image caption The shake-up means savage, meat-eating dinosaurs such as Tyrannosaurus rex get reclassified The first dinosaurs may have originated…

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Sperm count via smartphone? Yes, it’s a thing. – The Boston Globe »

Walk through the family-planning aisle of any pharmacy, and you’ll find a preponderance of options for a woman seeking to sort out her fertility status.…

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Asia

Asia stocks rise, but gains for dollar, oil capped by jitters – Reuters

SINGAPORE Asian stocks, taking some cues from a steady Wall Street, edged up on Thursday while the path for the dollar, which crawled up from a four-month low, remained clouded by concerns about the prospects for…

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Mid-East

Laptop ban may force business travelers to skip Middle East airports – CNNMoney

Fast-growing Middle Eastern airlines have been luring business travelers away from carriers in the U.S., Europe and Asia for years. But they may find the seats in the front of the plane going unfilled after the…

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Africa

Investment in Africa: There’s room for everyone – Aljazeera.com

China is not “moving relentlessly across Africa”. Despite what Peter Navarro, head of US President Donald Trump‘s National Trade Council has written, that China is “locking down strategic natural resources, locking up emerging markets and locking…

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WORLD

Four killed, 40 injured in vehicle and knife assault near British Parliament – Washington Post

LONDON — An assailant fatally stabbed a police officer at the gates to Britain’s Parliament compound Wednesday after plowing a vehicle through terrified pedestrians along a landmark bridge. The attacker was shot and killed by police,…

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Europe

Man held for ‘driving at crowd’ in Antwerp, Belgium – BBC News

Image copyright AP Image caption The car drove at high speed through De Meir, Antwerp’s main shopping street, officials say A French national of North African origin has been arrested in the Belgian city of Antwerp…

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FOOTBALL

How would this year’s Sweet 16 have played out in football? – ESPN

9:00 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment The NCAA tournament’s Sweet 16 is set and it is, without question, sweet. You have traditional powers and upstarts, Cinderellas and usual suspects. It will…

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TRAVEL

London terror attacks: Is it safe to travel to the UK? – Fox News

In the wake of Wednesday’s deadly attacks just out side of London’s Parliament, many visitors are wondering how safe the city is now as they scramble for information.  Police in London are treating the attack…

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UK

London Attacker Identified as Khalid Masood – New York Times

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