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The U.S. has one of the stingiest minimum wage policies of any wealthy nation

Minimum wage workers in 18 states will see larger paychecks starting Jan. 1, according to the Economic Policy Institute, thanks primarily to minimum wage increases approved by either voters or state legislatures. Maine’s minimum wage workers will get the biggest pay raise, an 11 percent increase from $9 an hour to $10 an hour, as part of […]

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KETO BEGINNER GROCERY LIST

Great choice for our health goals is keto diet and beginning to understand it has many benefits for exercise, weight loss and mental performance. In this list we have foods that are keto approved and are good for your new diet plan and way of eating. Here’s the KETO BEGINNER GROCERY LIST. MEATS ON KETO […]

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Girl has blunt message for insurance company after brain surgery request denied

Cara Pressman sobbed in the big red chair in her living room. The 15-year-old tried to absorb the devastating news relayed by her parents: that their insurance company, Aetna, denied her for a minimally invasive brain surgery that could end the seizures that have haunted her since she was 9 years old. “When my parents […]

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Twin Peaks: Kyle MacLachlan Thinks ‘The Return’ Is a Film

When Kyle MacLachlan won a Golden Globe award in 1991, he was nominated for the television series “Twin Peaks” in the role of Agent Dale Cooper. In 2018, when he attends the 75th Annual Golden Globes, he’ll again be nominated in the TV category for his portrayal of Dale Cooper. But should he be nominated for film, instead? Though no […]

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As foreign powers approve Ebola vaccines, U.S. drug makers lag in development pipeline

In the face of the West Africa Ebola crisis, U.S and Canadian government laboratories and a number of companies in Europe raced to test experimental vaccines. A year and a half after that outbreak was declared over, the world has two licensed Ebola vaccines: One was made by scientists in Russia, the other by scientists in […]

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Bitcoin futures what you need to know

Bitcoin futures make their debut on Sunday, and like everything else surrounding cryptocurrencies, they are the subject of fierce debate. Digital currency mavens are convinced the advent of an exchange-traded product will transform bitcoin, providing a venue for professional traders and institutional investors to enter and legitimize the market. Critics, including some within the futures […]

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Jews United Against Tax Plan Changes On Charity Deductions And Church-State Separation

The old joke about “two Jews, three opinions,” is usually true when it comes to Jewish advocacy groups. President Donald Trump’s announcement that the United States would recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital city inspired jubilation in groups on the Jewish right and dire warnings from the left. But the Trump tax reform proposal, which passed […]

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Man Pulls Over On Highway To Save Wild Rabbit From Wildfire

A man risked his life to save a wild rabbit as it got dangerously close to the flames of a wildfire in La Conchita, California. The man, who did not want to be interviewed, pulled over and was panicking as the rabbit he chased ran towards the large flames. The daring rescue was captured by […]

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China Built A 250-Acre Solar Power Plant Shaped Like A Giant Panda

A clean energy company based in Hong Kong has built a solar power plant in the shape of a giant panda, one of China’s national treasures. China currently leads all other countries in installed solar capacity and the country is showing no signs of slowing its progress in investing in renewable energy. China Merchants New […]

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This Dictionary’s Word Of The Year Is An Obvious Dig At The Trump Family

It’s not clear exactly why dictionary publishers have taken it upon themselves to point out the bad acts and dishonesty of Donald Trump and his administration, but both Dictionary.com and Merriam-Webster have refused to pull punches in calling out even the loftiest of politicians. Merriam-Webster has spent some of 2017 offering up the true definitions of words […]

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