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October 23, 2019 - 5:59 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The company Always said this week that it will remove the female symbol from the wrappers of its menstruation and sanitary products as a statement of inclusion. “For over 35 years, Always has championed girls and women, and we will continue to do so. We’re also committed to diversity...
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October 23, 2019 - 1:57 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Google announced Wednesday it designed a machine that would take only 200 seconds to solve a problem that the world's fastest computer would need 10,000 years to compute. The results from the Sycamore machine were lauded by the company as "a milestone on the path to full-scale quantum...
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October 23, 2019 - 1:56 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg was grilled by lawmakers on Capitol Hill on Wednesday over Libra, the company's proposed cryptocurency. Zuckerberg faced tough scrutiny from members of the House Committee on Financial Services on Wednesday as he argued that Facebook's new cryptocurrency...
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October 23, 2019 - 10:48 am
(NEW YORK) -- While Google Maps has long helped drivers navigate to the fastest route or avoid tolls, the latest update has a new feature to locate police speed traps. The feature, which has been one of the most popular on Android devices, has now expanded to iOS in the latest app update, according...
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October 23, 2019 - 8:45 am
(NEW YORK) -- For many professionals like Jasmine de Jesus, finding a job can be nerve-wracking -- especially if you’re trying to find a new job in a new city. “I usually get a bit nervous on the onset but go with the flow and things kind of work out,” she said. De Jesus, who’s currently looking...
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October 23, 2019 - 7:42 am
(NEW YORK) -- Millionaires own nearly half of the world's global total wealth, according to a new report from Credit Suisse. The total amount of global wealth grew in 2019 to a total of $360 trillion, according to the Global Wealth Report published Monday from the Credit Suisse Research Institute...
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October 22, 2019 - 9:08 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Three CEOs have launched a campaign to help create 1 million jobs and leadership opportunities for people with autism, Down syndrome, cerebral palsy and other intellectual and developmental differences by 2025. The chief executives of Autism Speaks, Best Buddies and the Special...
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October 22, 2019 - 7:50 pm
(RALEIGH, N.C.) -- CVS Health and UPS are teaming up to test a program that delivers prescription medications by drone in as little as 10 minutes after placing an order. UPS Flight Forward, which already delivers medical samples by drone at WakeMed Hospital in North Carolina, made the announcement...
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October 22, 2019 - 7:21 am
(NEW YORK) -- When 21-year-old Connor Evans was admitted to a Pennsylvania hospital for two and a half weeks in May for lung-related issues, he was shocked. "My lungs were filled up to -- 80% of the capacity was filled with fluid," he told ABC News' Good Morning America . "So I would cough and --...
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October 22, 2019 - 6:20 am
(NEW YORK) -- Macy’s has formally announced that it will stop selling fur by the end of the 2020 fiscal year in a move that comes less than two weeks after California became the first state to ban the sale of new fur products. The retail giant said that fur will no longer be sold across Macy’s and...
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