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June 20, 2019 - 10:47 am
Facebook has launched an ambitious plan to develop its own currency. The social media giant is launching the effort with partners: PayPal, Uber , Spotify, Visa and Mastercard.
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The Bell: A Taco Bell Hotel
Taco Bell
June 20, 2019 - 10:45 am
Last month, Taco Bell announced their latest, spicy endeavor – The Bell: A Taco Bell Hotel and Resort that would be hitting Palm Springs, California. Now, they’re revealing all of the details you might need to actually start packing your bags…and hot sauce packets. For starters, you’ll need a...
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Cedric the Entertainer
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June 18, 2019 - 1:59 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Missouri native and comedic icon Cedric the Entertainer is working on a new project to document the history of memes. Filling the role of executive producer for "Meme Gods," Cedric is collaborating with Sean Flax and Bryan Black to explore the internet culture phenomenon of memes...
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OJ Simpson
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June 17, 2019 - 10:51 am
LOS ANGELES (KMOX/AP) — O.J. Simpson launched a Twitter account with a video post in which the former football star said he's got a "little gettin' even to do." Coming Soon!!! pic.twitter.com/R1tXOuuLgO — O.J. Simpson (@TheRealOJ32) June 15, 2019 Simpson confirmed the new account to The Associated...
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Gulf of Mexico
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
June 11, 2019 - 2:25 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Scientists are predicting a near-record Gulf of Mexico "dead zone" where the water holds too little oxygen to sustain marine life. "A major factor contributing to the large dead zone this year is the abnormally high amount of spring rainfall in many parts of the Mississippi River...
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dairy farm
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June 11, 2019 - 1:06 pm
FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP) — Authorities have released the names of three former employees of a large northwestern Indiana dairy farm who were charged with animal cruelty following the release of undercover video showing workers kicking and throwing calves. The Newton County Sheriff's Office says...
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parents and child
June 11, 2019 - 11:12 am
WASHINGTON (KMOX) — Sen. Roy Blunt announced Monday legislation that would make adoption more affordable for families by making the tax credit fully refundable. “Over 100,000 children are waiting for adoption into a family who can give them the loving home they deserve,” Blunt said in a news...
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cow at dairy farm
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June 10, 2019 - 3:23 pm
FAIR OAKS, Ind. (KMOX/AP) — Three people are being charged in regards to an investigation of Fair Oaks Farm, a major dairy farm in Indiana, after videos were released last week documenting animal abuse. The Newton County Sheriff's Office confirmed the charges are for the beating of a vertebrate...
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Manhattan helicopter crash
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June 10, 2019 - 1:08 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A helicopter crash-landed on the roof a midtown Manhattan skyscraper Monday, killing the pilot, authorities said. The crash happened at around 2 p.m. in a steady rain and clouds that obscured the roof of the tower, the AXA Equitable building. Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who spoke to...
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dairy farm
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June 05, 2019 - 6:09 pm
FAIR OAKS, Ind. (AP/KMOX) — Retailers began pulling Fairlife products from their shelves Wednesday as police investigated alleged animal abuse after an animal rights group released graphic video showing workers kicking and throwing young calves at an Indiana dairy farm that’s a popular destination...
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