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Now 1 million advertisers strong, in-app booking is coming to Instagram

Now 1 million advertisers strong, in-app booking is coming to Instagram

Specifically, Instagram plans to introduce a button to business profiles for booking appointments through the app. Ads are now limited to likes and sending users to the web. The report comes from B...

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How the WGC-Dell Match Play group play tiebreaker works

How the WGC-Dell Match Play group play tiebreaker works

In those cases, the PGA Tour, since 2016, has decided those ties with a sudden-death, stroke-play playoff in each group that goes off the first tee at host Austin Country Club. I've had an bad record ...

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Meals on Wheels Reacts to Proposed Cuts

The chief executive of Meals on Wheels of Tarrant County has written an open letter, responding to President Trump's initial budget blueprint. Meals on Wheels is among the groups that could soon be ...

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GOP Tweaks Healthcare Bill for Older Americans

GOP Tweaks Healthcare Bill for Older Americans

But the GOP healthcare plan has faced strong resistance from conservative lawmakers, some of whom have dubbed the proposal "ObamaCare lite". The Republican health care bill pushes through the House ...

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NCAA Tournament Second Round: No. 3 Florida State vs. No

NCAA Tournament Second Round: No. 3 Florida State vs. No

No one is mistaking this Florida team for the one that won consecutive national titles a decade ago, but a little bit of fearlessness from the coach of a mid-major in the NCAA Tournament is always fun...

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Mobile says problem with hold times

Mobile says problem with hold times "unique" to Dallas 911 system

Mayor Mike Rawlings expressed frustration about the danger the situation poses for residents. Police officials have used overtime to beef up staffing in the 911 call center. During that time, emerge...

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McDonald's Twitter Account Slams Trump As Disgusting, Says They Want Obama Back

McDonald's Twitter Account Slams Trump As Disgusting, Says They Want Obama Back

So, who out there's thinking McDonald's for lunch? The @MCDonaldsCorp account posted a tweet indicating that the controversial tweet was not something the company approved. Ergo, it's unclear whe...

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Kidnapped woman escapes trunk of moving vehicle

The man later allegedly made the woman get into the trunk of her vehicle before driving to several locations. The suspect pointed the gun at the victim and demanded money. Alsabah said the man was aim...

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No Evidence Of Alleged Trump Tower Wiretap — House Intelligence Chair

No Evidence Of Alleged Trump Tower Wiretap — House Intelligence Chair

Undeterred, Trump later hinted to Fox News' Tucker Carlson there was still something incriminating not yet made public. Nunes, an 8-term U.S. Congressman from California, also says he doesn't believe ...

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Trump tax bill revealed in fresh leak

AMT was originally created to prevent rich taxpayers from using excessive loopholes, and Mr Trump has previously called for its elimination. While the documents were reportedly sent to him anonymously...

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William & Mary schools and programs do well in recent rankings

William & Mary schools and programs do well in recent rankings

The Curry School is in a three-way tie with the schools of education at Ohio State University and the University of California, Berkeley for No. 18 overall. U-M officials note that rankings are just o...

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Gasoline sells for 79 cents in Houston

Gasoline sells for 79 cents in Houston

Last year, Pittsburgh-area prices increased 73 cents from late-February to mid-June. Gasoline prices are down slightly. On Sunday in Florida, a gallon of regular unleaded averaged $2.29 versus $2....

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Two Former Penn State Officials Plead Guilty To Child Endangerment

Two Former Penn State Officials Plead Guilty To Child Endangerment

With Schultz and Curley pleading guilty, Spanier is the only defendant left in the case, and it is now possible that Schultz and Curley will testify on behalf of the prosecution. One of Sandusky's son...

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U.S. girl blown away with the wind

U.S. girl blown away with the wind

The girl " held on until I took her off the handle", the mother told Fox 8 . She struggles against the wind slightly as she climbs up the steps to the front door. But, the strong OH winds had a di...

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Snowy Friday morning commute for the midstate

Snowy Friday morning commute for the midstate

The weather service is keeping an eye on a new weather system that may come through on Sunday night into Monday . Snow will continue to be likely before 7 a.m. Today should be partly sunny...

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Rex Tillerson recuses himself from Keystone XL pipeline project

The $8 billion, 1,900-kilometer (1,180-mile) Keystone XL pipeline will carry crude from the Canadian tar sands to USA refineries on the Gulf Coast. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has recuse...

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Detained Mississippi immigrant to be released

Detained Mississippi immigrant to be released

Her father and brother were detained outside their home by ICE agents on February 15. Her attorneys celebrated her release, but warned there will continue challenging the government's actions in the c...

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Local Business Closes for 'Day Without a Woman'

Local Business Closes for 'Day Without a Woman'

For the strike , organizers are urging USA women to take the day off work if they can. While women in the US have collectively made great strides, the undervaluation of women's work, vulnerability ...

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Schools to Close, Strikers Ready Ahead of A Day Without A Woman

Schools to Close, Strikers Ready Ahead of A Day Without A Woman

Public schools in parts of Virginia and the neighboring state of Maryland will be shut because of hundreds of staffers asked for the day off, news reports said. "So in honor of all the struggles women...

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The 'King' has returned:

The 'King' has returned: "Kong: Skull Island" in theaters this weekend

This version of Kong delivers on the effects with what may possibly be the best-looking Kong we've seen on screen -not to mention the other monsters he takes on during the film. Reilly plays a...

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65% want special prosecutor on Russian Federation investigation

65% want special prosecutor on Russian Federation investigation

The White House press office later doubled down by demanding a congressional investigation of this alleged snooping. One of the officials said in a statement - e-mailed on condition of anonymity - t...

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High winds present challenge for Consumers Energy

High winds present challenge for Consumers Energy

If you see power lines down, treat them as if they are live wires. Several small gas fires sparked as a result of the downed power lines. Some of the areas affected include Route 60 between Wilson...

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Train slams into charter bus in Biloxi - 3 dead, dozens injured

Train slams into charter bus in Biloxi - 3 dead, dozens injured

More details to come. Officials said the crossing has flashing lights and crossing gates. The bus was believed to be full of senior citizens traveling to a local casino, WLOX reported. All 50 pass...

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'A Day Without A Woman' Boycott Planned for Wednesday

People participating in the cause will be taking actions in a one-day demonstration of economic solidarity to support equity, justice, and human rights of women , and all gender-oppressed people ar...

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Muslim teen found hanged from a tree was not murdered

However, the medical examiner later changed the cause of death to undetermined. Father Ibrahima Keita told local reporters his son was a "very young, happy young man" with "no history of depress...

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Trump supporters rally in President's honor

Trump supporters rally in President's honor

The TV station says about 225 people attended the pro-Trump rally and a group of about 150 people against Trump staged a counter-protest. "If you are a true American you should support President Trump...

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Nebraska prison 'disturbance' leaves 2 inmates dead

The thorough incident review will come from the National Institute of Corrections review team. "The TSCI staff handled the situation extremely well, which limited the incident to a small number of pa...

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US House Intel Committee Chiefs Agree on Scope of Russia Election Probe

House Intelligence members signed off on the agreement Monday evening, setting the boundaries for a high-profile look into the Trump administration's connections to Russian officials during the campai...

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United States carries out strikes in Yemen targeting al Qaeda

United States carries out strikes in Yemen targeting al Qaeda

Pentagon spokesman Capt. Jeff Davis said the strikes were conducted in partnership with the Yemeni government. A series of USA airstrikes targeted alleged al-Qaida positions on Thursday in a mountai...

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Republicans divided over how to help people buy health insurance

At the door of the Capitol room, the conservative senator, who has developed his own bill, along with members of the House Freedom Caucus, which is the House's conservative bloc, said , "In my state ...

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