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Illegal Pot Farms on Public Land Create Environmental Hazard

Illegal Pot Farms on Public Land Create Environmental Hazard

NEWS | By Christopher Weber | Nov 17
A month after two men were arrested at an illicit marijuana farm on public land deep in the Northern California wilderness, authorities are assessing the environmental impact and cleanup costs at the site.

'Ford v Ferrari' Speeds to No. 1; 'Charlie's Angels' Fizzles

'Ford v Ferrari' Speeds to No. 1; 'Charlie's Angels' Fizzles

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Nov 17
"Ford v Ferrari" left its competition in the rearview, racing to a $31 million debut at the box office in a No. 1 finish that counted as a win for big-budget originality.

AP Interview: Steyer's Fortune Fuels Underdog 2020 Campaign

AP Interview: Steyer's Fortune Fuels Underdog 2020 Campaign

NEWS | By Steve Peoples | Nov 17
Tom Steyer says it's "not possible" to buy the Democratic presidential nomination.

Ex-ambassador's Testimony Shines Light on Conservative Media

Ex-ambassador's Testimony Shines Light on Conservative Media

NEWS | By David Bauder | Nov 17
Former Ukrainian Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch's impeachment testimony on Friday spotlighted the role of conservative media in her downfall and the chilling reminder that she remains a social media target.

Ariana Grande Tells Fans She's Struggling with an Illness.

Ariana Grande Tells Fans She's Struggling with an Illness.

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 17
Singer Ariana Grande is telling her fans that she has a bad sinus condition that has made her "very sick" and might force her to cancel upcoming shows on her world tour.

Warren Pushes Back on Critics of her Health Care Plan

Warren Pushes Back on Critics of her Health Care Plan

NEWS | By Alexandra Jaffe | Nov 17
Elizabeth Warren pushed back against critics of her newly released plan to phase in implementation of a single-payer health care system.

Sanders Stars with Biden, Warren Absent at California Forum

Sanders Stars with Biden, Warren Absent at California Forum

NEWS | By Kathleen Ronayne and Michael R. Blood | Nov 17
Bernie Sanders was greeted with booming cheers at a gathering of California Democrats Saturday, underscoring his popularity with the party's liberal base as he looks to capture the biggest prize in the presidential primary season next year.

Alleged Gunman, Victim Among 6 Charged After Game Shooting

Alleged Gunman, Victim Among 6 Charged After Game Shooting

NEWS | By Bruce Shipkowski | Nov 17
Six men have been charged after a shooting at a New Jersey high school football game that critically wounded a 10-year-old boy and sent players and the packed crowd fleeing in panic.

Last-Minute Audible: Kaepernick Back to School for Workout

Last-Minute Audible: Kaepernick Back to School for Workout

NEWS | By Paul Newberry | Nov 17
Colin Kaepernick's saga took another surreal turn Saturday.

Leaked Russian Interference Report Raises UK Vote Questions

NEWS | Nov 17
A senior Labour party official says leaks from a report on Russian interference in British politics raises serious questions about the security of next month's election.


News

UK Media: Prince Andrew's Sex Claims Rebuttal a Train Wreck

UK Media: Prince Andrew's Sex Claims Rebuttal a Train Wreck

INTERNATIONAL | Nov 17
British media have slammed Prince Andrew's effort to rebut claims that he had sex with a woman who says she was trafficked as a teenager by Jeffrey Epstein, branding the interview a public relations disaster.


Entertainment

Ex-ambassador's Testimony Shines Light on Conservative Media

Ex-ambassador's Testimony Shines Light on Conservative Media

POLITICS | By David Bauder | Nov 16
Former Ukrainian Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch's impeachment testimony on Friday spotlighted the role of conservative media in her downfall and the chilling reminder that she remains a social media target.


Business

These Employers Chip In on Your Student Loans

These Employers Chip In on Your Student Loans

FINANCE | By Ryan Lane, NerdWallet | Nov 17
With outstanding student loans reaching $1.5 trillion, it pays to work for an employer that offers repayment assistance.


Technology

Plan Would Protect 21 Coral Hot Spots in Gulf of Mexico

Plan Would Protect 21 Coral Hot Spots in Gulf of Mexico

SCIENCE | By Patrick Whittle | Nov 17
A plan to protect corals in the Gulf of Mexico is close to becoming a law, drawing cheers from environmental groups who believe leaving the corals alone would help vulnerable ocean ecosystems to grow.


Finance

Warren's Math Adds Up: Says Out-Of-Pocket Health Spending Will Total $11 Trillion In The Next Decade

Warren's Math Adds Up: Says Out-Of-Pocket Health Spending Will Total $11 Trillion In The Next Decade

INSURANCE | By Shefali Luthra | Nov 13
If true, it would be a figure both staggering and significant to the unfolding debate, as Americans try to understand how Warren's brand of a single-payer health system could affect their pocketbooks.


Style

Here's How Much the Average American Spends to Host Parties

Here's How Much the Average American Spends to Host Parties

HOME | Nov 15
When counting food, drinks and décor, the average American party host will spend $1,422.65 a year on party-planning, according to new research.


Nightlife

Watch: Police Investigate Assault on 3 Men Outside Boston's Iconic Gay Bar Jacque's Cabaret

Watch: Police Investigate Assault on 3 Men Outside Boston's Iconic Gay Bar Jacque's Cabaret

CRIME | Nov 5
Boston police are investigating an alleged assault on three men which took place early Saturday morning outside Jacque's Cabaret, Boston's oldest gay bar.