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De Blasio: 'Unfortunate' to see plans scrapped for billionaire's $250M 'Diller Island' - New York Daily News

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New York Daily News

De Blasio: 'Unfortunate' to see plans scrapped for billionaire's $250M 'Diller Island'
New York Daily News
Mayor de Blasio said it was “very unfortunate” that billionaire Barry Diller had abandoned his plan to build a park in the Hudson River — and that the city did not have anyone else lined up to build it. “I'm disappointed that it's come to this, but I ...
Billionaire's plan for $250 million pier renovation scrappedFinance and Commerce
Barry Diller Pulls the Plug on NYC's Pier 55Artforum
Thomas Heatherwick saddened after plans for New York "treasure island" are scrappedDezeen
New York Times -Curbed NY
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Why the US government is moving to ban this Russian software company - Washington Post

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Washington Post

Why the US government is moving to ban this Russian software company
Washington Post
In this occasional series, we will bring you up to speed on the biggest national security stories of the week. On Wednesday, the U.S. government declared that federal agencies must identify a popular brand of security software on their networks and ...
Kaspersky: You can trust us despite US government banBBC News
Kaspersky Lab co-founder accepts invitation to testify to US CongressYahoo News
Confusion swirls over US ban of Kaspersky antivirusWTVD-TV
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette -Geek -PYMNTS.com -Bustle
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Readers sound off: Calls to address climate change after disasters - USA TODAY

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USA TODAY

Readers sound off: Calls to address climate change after disasters
USA TODAY
Letter to the editor: In the column “Global warming alarmists shouldn't exploit hurricanes,” Myron Ebell claims that talking about the role of climate change amid the death and destruction of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma is insensitive and inappropriate ...
Trump thanks Florida first responders for Irma workReuters
Trump on hurricanes and climate change: 'We've had bigger storms'New York Post

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What We Know and Don't Know About the Equifax Hack - New York Times

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New York Times

What We Know and Don't Know About the Equifax Hack
New York Times
There are still many unanswered questions about the Equifax breach that exposed the personal information of millions of Americans. Credit Patrick T. Fallon/Bloomberg. SAN FRANCISCO — Last week, the consumer credit reporting company Equifax revealed ...

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Facebook allowed advertisers to reach anti-Semitic individuals: report - The Hill

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The Hill

Facebook allowed advertisers to reach anti-Semitic individuals: report
The Hill
The social media giant has taken down categories that advertisers could gear their ads towards like “Jew hater,” “How to burn jews,” or, “History of 'why jews ruin the world,' ” after ProPublica reached out them. The outlet purchased $30 worth of ads ...

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The Virgin Islands, After Irma: 'It Was Like Stepping Onto Another Planet' - NPR

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NPR

The Virgin Islands, After Irma: 'It Was Like Stepping Onto Another Planet'
NPR
Hurricane Irma arrived on the doorstep of the Virgin Islands just over a week ago. A Category 5 storm, historic in its terrible might, Irma shredded homes and hotels into the bare materials that made them, its winds scattering floorboards and roofs and ...
There is no electricity, and won't be for months. 'So what?' US Virgin Islands residents say.Washington Post
Irma reduces St. John, a once-lush gem in the US Virgin Islands, to a wastelandChicago Tribune
Airmen conduct historic mission to Virgin Islands following IrmaAir Force Link
Baltimore Sun -CNBC -Hartford Courant -PRI
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Man suffered horrific burns after drinking 'caustic' beer: suit - New York Post

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New York Post

Man suffered horrific burns after drinking 'caustic' beer: suit
New York Post
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Richard Washart took a gulp of the beer he had been served at an Atlantic City casino restaurant, and immediately felt burning pain. He ran to the bathroom, where he experienced the first of six rounds of projectile vomiting. He ...
Jurors Weigh Case of New Jersey Man Burned by Caustic BeerU.S. News & World Report

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Trump's inflammatory Air Force One gaggle, annotated - Washington Post

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Washington Post

Trump's inflammatory Air Force One gaggle, annotated
Washington Post
President Trump just pivoted back to being President Trump. While headed back from an empathetic visit to Hurricane Irma-stricken Florida and on the heels of more bipartisan dealmaking in Washington, the president reverted to his unapologetic ...
Trump condemns Rice's unmasking: 'What she did was wrong'The Hill
Did Susan Rice Lie, Again?National Review
Trump rips Susan Rice over unmasking, says it's 'just the tip of the iceberg'Fox News
Raw Story -The Federalist -Newsweek -FrontPage Magazine
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Origin of Zero Symbol Centuries Older Than Previously Thought - Gizmodo

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Gizmodo

Origin of Zero Symbol Centuries Older Than Previously Thought
Gizmodo
In this close-up image, you can see the use of a dot as a placeholder in the bottom line. This dot evolved into the use of zero as a number in its own right. (Image: Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford). The number zero is something we all take ...
Video: Earliest recorded use of zero is centuries older than first thoughtPhys.Org
When Was Zero Invented? Ancient Text Reveals Mathematical Concept's OriginsInternational Business Times
Ancient Indians were using zero even earlier than we thoughtQuartz
ABC Online -New Atlas -Smithsonian -India Today
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Pitch Black Exoplanet That Reflects No Light Spotted by Hubble Telescope - Seeker

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Seeker

Pitch Black Exoplanet That Reflects No Light Spotted by Hubble Telescope
Seeker
Observations from the Hubble Space Telescope reveal that the reflectiveness of exoplanet WASP-12b is “darker than fresh asphalt.” By Elizabeth Howell. September 14, 2017. 4:46 PM EDT. Share on Facebook · Tweet this article · Email. A distant planet ...
Hubble Telescope Observes Goth JupiterGizmodo
Giant Exoplanet Found to Be Almost Completely BlackPopular Mechanics
Distant exoplanet has titanium-rich atmosphereThe Space Reporter
Gizmodo Australia -SpaceCoastDaily.com -Motherboard en_us -UPI.com
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Bucks County pharmacist charged with trying to kill her mom with insulin injection - Philly.com

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Philly.com

Bucks County pharmacist charged with trying to kill her mom with insulin injection
Philly.com
They met at a camp for children of 9/11 victims. 16 years after that tragedy, they married. Sep 13 - 11:49 AM. by Erin McCarthy, Staff Writer @erinK_mccarthy | emccarthy@phillynews.com. Erin McCarthy. Staff Writer. emccarthy@phillynews.com ...
Pharmacist accused of trying to kill mother with insulinFox News
Pharmacist charged with trying to kill ill mom with insulinWFMJ
Pharmacist Tried To Kill Mother In Abington With Insulin Injections: CopsPatch.com
Daily Mail
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After Irma: Florida agriculture losses widespread, billions in damage - Palm Beach Post

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Palm Beach Post

After Irma: Florida agriculture losses widespread, billions in damage
Palm Beach Post
FILE - In this Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, file photo provided by the Governor's Press Office, Gov. Rick Scott looks out the window of a C-130 as he assesses damage to the Florida Keys during the aftermath of Hurricane Irma. Hurricane Irma delivered a ...
Irma devastates Florida orange crop, harms other produceWLS-TV
Irma devastates Florida's iconic orange groves ahead of harvestNew York Post
Grower group says Irma caused 50 to 70 percent citrus loss in portions of South FloridaCNBC
Agriculture.com
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A DACA Deal - National Review

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National Review

A DACA Deal
National Review
Editor's note: This piece appears in the October 2, 2017, print issue of National Review. We are posting it online immediately because the story is rapidly developing. President Trump has announced the end of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ...

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Trump condemns Rice's unmasking: 'What she did was wrong' - The Hill

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The Hill

Trump condemns Rice's unmasking: 'What she did was wrong'
The Hill
President Trump ripped former national security adviser Susan Rice on Thursday for unmasking the names of his top aides in an intelligence report. “She's not supposed to be doing that, and what she did was wrong,” Trump told reporters aboard Air Force ...
5 things for September 14: Irma, DACA, Clinton, Susan Rice, school fireCNN
Susan Rice Explains Why She Unmasked Trump OfficialsNewsweek
Trump won't stop lying about Susan RiceThinkProgress
Washington Examiner -Yahoo News -The Week Magazine -Washington Times
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Social Capital to take startups public without an IPO - TechCrunch

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CNBC

Social Capital to take startups public without an IPO
TechCrunch
Silicon Valley venture firm Social Capital just completed the first step in its mission to take startups public without the IPO. The team has listed something called a special purchase acquisition company, known as a SPAC. More common outside of the ...
Facebook millionaire Chamath Palihapitiya raises $600 million in IPO for his blank-check firmBusiness Insider
With $600 Million 'Blank Check' IPO, VCs Experiment on Startup ListingsBloomberg
Former Facebook exec now has $600 million war chest to buy tech unicornCNBC
Barron's -Financial Times -Yahoo Finance UK
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What We Know About iPhone X Accessibility Features and Face ID - The Mac Observer

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Los Angeles Times

What We Know About iPhone X Accessibility Features and Face ID
The Mac Observer
The iPhone X looks gorgeous, but an immediate question for many was how accessible the new handset would be. Face ID requires you to give your iPhone your attention, something visually impaired users might not be able to do. Furthermore, the absence ...
iPhone X Face ID Concerns: Security, Privacy, Working With SunglassesInternational Business Times

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US extends waivers on Iran sanctions but warns it's an interim move - Washington Post

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Washington Post

US extends waivers on Iran sanctions but warns it's an interim move
Washington Post
The United States on Thursday waived nuclear-related sanctions on Iran but slapped new ones on 11 companies and individuals linked to the country's ballistic-missile program and cyberattacks on U.S. companies several years ago. The new sanctions on ...
US to extend sanctions waivers on Iran as Trump signals frustration with nuclear dealCNN
Trump Signals He Will Choose Approach on Iran That Preserves Nuclear DealNew York Times
US extends Iran sanctions relief under nuclear deal: State DepartmentReuters
Washington Examiner -NPR -BBC News -Los Angeles Times
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