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Chinese fossil sheds light on mysterious Neanderthal kin

By MALCOLM RITTER AP Science Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly 40 years after it was found by a monk in a Chinese cave, a fossilized chunk of jawbone has been revealed as coming from a mysterious relative of the Neanderthals. Until now, the only known remains of these Denisovans were a few scraps of...
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Sale of tickets for Woodstock 50 delayed for now

By MESFIN FEKADU AP Music Writer NEW YORK (AP) — The much-anticipated sale of tickets for this summer's Woodstock 50 anniversary concerts has been put on hold for now. Tickets for the three-day festival on Aug. 16-18 were supposed to be available on Monday. The festival released a statement...
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SpaceX suffers serious setback with crew capsule accident

By MARCIA DUNN AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX has suffered a serious setback in its effort to launch NASA astronauts into orbit this year, with the fiery loss of its first crew capsule during testing. Over the weekend, the company's recently flown Dragon crew capsule was...
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CBD is getting buzz, but does it work? And is it legal?

Apr 02, 2019 By CARLA K. JOHNSON and CANDICE CHOI Associated Press With CBD showing up everywhere, U.S. regulators announced Tuesday they are exploring ways the marijuana extract could be used legally in foods, dietary supplements and cosmetics. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it will...
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Deputies: Florida man faked robbery to get out of work

DUNDEE, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man didn't want to show up for his shift at a Hardee's restaurant, so he called 911 and reported he'd just been robbed. WFTS-TV reports that 32-year-old Brian Anderson of Dundee told dispatchers Tuesday that two gun-carrying men took his necklace, money...
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Export slump deepens for American whiskey producers

Mar 21, 2019 11:35AM BRUCE SCHREINER Associated Press LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — American whiskey producers are suffering a worsening hangover from the Trump administration's trade disputes. Overall exports of bourbon, Tennessee whiskey and rye whiskey fell 11 percent during the second half of 2018...
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Why college students take on loans they can't repay

Why College Students Take on Loans They Can't Repay

Students take on college debt with the best of intentions.
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