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Golden State Warriors' Kevin Durant talks LeBron James departure from Cleveland Cavaliers

21 hours ago from UPI

NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant doesn't think the Cleveland Cavaliers can trade LeBron James.

Trump goes after Amazon, again

1 day ago from Physorg

President Donald Trump is renewing his attacks on e-commerce giant Amazon, and he says the company is "doing great damage to tax paying retailers."

New York Yankees pitcher Sonny Gray gets win against New York Mets

1 day ago from UPI

Sonny Gray's home debut for the New York Yankees was a stress-free night.

Intel, Under Armour CEOs resign from Trump business council

2 days ago from UPI

Executives from Intel and Under Armour resigned from Donald Trump's manufacturing council over the president's response to the Charlottesville attack.

Facebook samples China's potential with sneaky app

3 days ago from Physorg

Facebook's sneaky launch of a photo-sharing app in China, where its social network is banned, gives it a small taste of the massive market's potential, but it may have to...

With Pence, Colombia leader urges no U.S. military action in Venezuela

3 days ago from UPI

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos said the United States should rule out considering a military solution to the Venezuelan political crisis.

On the darknet, drug buyers aren't looking for bargains

3 days ago from Science Daily

When drug users go online for the first time to buy opioids, they aren't looking for the widest selection or the best prices for their illicit purchases, a new study...

Trees and shrubs offer new food crops to diversify the farm

4 days ago from Physorg

What if we could design a landscape that would provide a variety of nutritious foods, high-quality habitat, and ecosystem services, while also delivering a healthy profit to the landowner? According...

Seattle Seahawks win easily in Los Angeles Chargers' new home

4 days ago from UPI

The Seattle Seahawks spoiled the Chargers' return to Los Angeles, rolling to a 48-17 win in the preseason opener for both teams on Sunday night in Carson, Calif.

Giancarlo Stanton hits 250th career home run to tie Miami Marlins franchise record

4 days ago from UPI

Giancarlo Stanton hit his 42nd home run of the season on Sunday afternoon, tying a Miami Marlins franchise record with No. 250 for his career.

Tesla raises bond offering to $1.8B

4 days ago from UPI

Tesla now says it plans to raise $1.8 billion in corporate bonds to help fund its new Model 3 electric car.

Estonia 'e-residency' offers Brexit Brits EU loophole

4 days ago from Physorg

As Brits brace for the upheaval that Brexit could bring, some are turning to Estonia's e-residency digital ID programme to keep doing business across the European Union.

Bumper stickers make often impersonal highways a space for social interaction

4 days ago from Physorg

Social theorists have pointed to freeways and other superhighways as "non-places of negligible social interaction," where drivers pass each other at high speeds, stop infrequently and are otherwise largely insulated...

Leah Remini shares photo from the 'Kevin Can Wait' set

4 days ago from UPI

Leah Remini shared on Instagram a photo from the set of the sitcom, "Kevin Can Wait."

John Barrowman on 'Arrow' future: 'If they want me back, they just have to ask'

4 days ago from UPI

John Barrowman says he would love to see his presumed-dead character Malcolm Merlyn return to The CW series, "Arrow."l

Josh McCown guides New York Jets past Tennessee Titans in low-scoring affair

4 days ago from UPI

Josh McCown made his only drive of the game count Saturday night, when he tossed a 4-yard touchdown pass to Charone Peake in the New York Jets' 7-3 win.

New Orleans Saints sign Jason Jones, John Hughes

5 days ago from UPI

Defensive linemen Jason Jones and John Hughes III each signed a contract with the New Orleans Saints, their respective agents announced on Saturday.

South Korea defense ministry: THAAD won't hurt environment

5 days ago from UPI

The Ministry of Defense said Saturday the advanced U.S. missile defense system deployed in a southern town won't cause any adverse effects to the local environment.

Cheesecake Factory sued over claims of misleading gratuity on bills

5 days ago from UPI

The restaurant chain The Cheesecake Factory is being sued by a customer who alleged the company intentionally tricks customers into leaving exorbitant tips.

Lawsuit alleges Wells Fargo preyed on mom-and-pop businesses

5 days ago from UPI

A group of small businesses is suing Wells Fargo alleging the nation's third-largest bank preyed on them with onerous fees and deliberately confusing rules.

Leaked email shows HBO negotiating with hackers

5 days ago from Physorg

Hackers released an email from HBO in which the company expressed willingness to pay them $250,000 as part of a negotiation over electronic data swiped from HBO's servers.

Online music service SoundCloud saved by $170 million investment

5 days ago from UPI

Digital music service SoundCloud will continue to operate following a new investment round.

Reputation Study Asks, Would You Rather Cut Off Your Hand or Be Known as a Nazi?

5 days ago from Live Science

A new study reveals just how far people may be willing to go to protect their reputations.

Daphne Oz departs 'The Chew' after six seasons

5 days ago from UPI

Daphne Oz, who is pregnant with her third child, has announced she will not return for Season 7 of ABC's food and lifestyle program, "The Chew."

Cincinnati Bengals' Joe Mixon shines in preseason win over Tampa Bay Buccaneers

6 days ago from UPI

Cincinnati Bengals rookie running back Joe Mixon had an impressive NFL debut, rushing for 31 yards on six carries and eluding three would-be tacklers for an 11-yard reception in a...

Derek Jeter-led group reportedly purchases Miami Marlins

6 days ago from UPI

Miami Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria reached an agreement to sell the team to a group headed by former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter for $1.2 billion, multiple outlets reported...

Meditation in fashion? Designers share how the practice helps them reboot, refresh and stay grounded

6 days ago from LA Times - Health

Meditation: it never goes out of style. While fashion folk constantly seek out the latest wellness trend — IV drips, sensory deprivation, infrared saunas, cryotherapy, turmeric and beet lattes —...

How big is too big? Amazon sparks antitrust concerns

6 days ago from Physorg, America's fifth-largest company by market value, is still growing like an adolescent and planting flags in new markets. That is prompting some policymakers and legal experts to ask: How...