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Q&A: Samsung's Alex Hawkinson on smart-home evolution

1 hour 46 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Many everyday appliances are connecting to the internet these days, allowing people to control them with apps and voice commands. More homes are embracing this, especially as people get comfortable using smart speakers such as the Amazon Echo and Google Home....
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Q&A: Samsung's Alex Hawkinson on smart-home evolution

1 hour 59 min ago
NEW YORK (AP) -- Many everyday appliances are connecting to the internet these days, allowing people to control them with apps and voice commands. More homes are embracing this, especially as people get comfortable using smart speakers such as the Amazon Echo and Google Home....
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Iran may try to loosen Revolutionary Guard's grip on economy

6 hours 58 min ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Iran's supreme leader has ordered the Revolutionary Guard to loosen its hold on the economy, the country's defense minister says, raising the possibility that the paramilitary organization might privatize some of its vast holdings....
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Iran may try to loosen Revolutionary Guard's grip on economy

9 hours 44 min ago
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) -- Iran's defense minister says the supreme leader has ordered the Revolutionary Guard to loosen its hold on the economy....
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'The Shape of Water' wins top Producers Guild Award

13 hours 11 min ago
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) -- Guillermo del Toro's fantastical romance "The Shape of Water" has won the top honor from the Producers Guild of America....
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Shutdown divides services into essential and non-essential

14 hours 22 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Symbols of American promise have turned into emblems of American dysfunction amid a dispute in Congress over spending and immigration that has forced scores of federal agencies and outposts to close their doors....
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How shutdown affects key parts of federal government

14 hours 22 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Thousands of federal employees began their weekends gripped with doubt, uncertain of when they'll be able to return to work and how long they'll have to go without being paid after a bitter political dispute in Washington triggered a government shutdown....
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Shutdown divides services into essential and non-essential

14 hours 25 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Closed attractions like the Statue of Liberty and suspended services such as the American Forces Network are examples of victims of the government shutdown....
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Trump the dealmaker comes up short ahead of shutdown

14 hours 48 min ago
WASHINGTON (AP) -- He wrote a book on the art of negotiation and was elected to office claiming he alone could end Washington gridlock, but President Donald Trump's latest attempt to broker a big, bipartisan deal has turned into a big mess....
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Geysers yes, Ellis Island no: Some US parks open, some not

20 hours 26 min ago
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) -- Visitors could still ride snowmobiles and ski into Yellowstone National Park Saturday to marvel at the geysers and buffalo herds, despite the federal government shutdown....
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Geysers yes, Ellis Island no: Some US parks open, some not

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 23:47
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) -- Visitors could still ride snowmobiles and ski into Yellowstone National Park Saturday to marvel at the geysers and buffalo herds, despite the federal government shutdown....
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Geysers yes, Ellis Island no: Some US parks open, some not

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 23:22
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) -- Visitors could still ride snowmobiles and ski into Yellowstone National Park Saturday to marvel at the geysers and buffalo herds, despite the federal government shutdown....
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Bank says executive is gone; no comment on harassment probe

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 22:46
NEW YORK (AP) -- Bank of America has confirmed that a high-profile senior executive has left the company, but it would not comment on reports of an internal investigation into sexual harassment allegations....
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Long shutdown could hurt economy, a short one just 'a blip'

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 21:30
If the shutdown lasts just days or even a couple of weeks, the robust stock market that President Donald Trump has boasted about probably will emerge unscathed. A longer impasse, economists say, could rattle consumer and investor confidence, pulling stocks lower and dragging down the economy....
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Geysers yes, Ellis Island no: Some US parks open, some not

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 20:12
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) -- Visitors could still ride snowmobiles and ski into Yellowstone National Park Saturday to marvel at the geysers and buffalo herds, despite the federal government shutdown....
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Mudslides take heavy toll on immigrants serving posh town

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 18:51
Oprah Winfrey and Rob Lowe give Montecito its star power, but it's people like Antonio and Victor Benitez who keep the wealthy Southern California community running....
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Mountains yes, Ellis Island no: Some US parks open, some not

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 18:06
ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (AP) -- The snowy mountains and frozen lakes of Rocky Mountain National Park are still accessible to visitors, despite the federal government shutdown....
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Mudslides take heavy toll on immigrants serving posh town

Sat, 01/20/2018 - 17:48
The working-class immigrant population in Montecito suffered outsized losses from recent mudslides that killed at least 20, injured dozens and damaged or destroyed hundreds of homes in the Southern California coastal town of Montecito - home to Oprah Winfrey, Rob Lowe and other celebrities....
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