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March 30, 2018 - 9:54 am
(DUBLIN) -- “Publicans” are the people who own and manage pubs in Ireland, and for the last 90 years, it has been illegal for them to sell alcohol on Good Friday. Publicans have estimated that they lose tens of millions of euros by closing on Good Friday, according to the Alcohol Beverage...
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March 30, 2018 - 6:48 am
(NEW YORK) -- The biggest names in the auto industry have descended upon New York City's Javits Center, offering consumers a closer look at the latest cars and trucks headed to dealer showrooms in the coming weeks and months. SUVs and CUVs, or "crossovers," continue to dominate these shows, with...
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March 29, 2018 - 8:55 pm
(MENLO PARK, Calif.) -- You can now easily download all of the data Facebook has stored about your profile in one simple step - and the information you’ll find might astound you. Facebook announced Wednesday that it would be overhauling its privacy settings in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica...
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March 29, 2018 - 8:49 pm
(BETHLEHEM, Penn.) -- Easter egg hunts are part of a long tradition for many families across the country, and no Easter basket would be complete without marshmallow Peeps, jelly beans and chocolate eggs. With Easter around the corner, "World News Tonight" visited candymakers around the country that...
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March 29, 2018 - 6:49 pm
(CINCINNATI) -- A lawsuit has been filed against CVS Health claiming that it unintentionally revealed the HIV status of 6,000 of its customers in Ohio. In a federal lawsuit filed last Wednesday, three John Does are suing CVS and have sought class action status for the other affected customers. The...
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March 29, 2018 - 8:28 am
(NEW YORK) -- One lucky winner could take home one of the largest jackpots in Mega Millions history. There hasn't been a Mega Millions winner in more than two months, and the jackpot now stands at $502 million -- and counting. The lump-sum cash payout? $301 million. The last drawing on March 27 was...
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March 28, 2018 - 7:12 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Former top Obama administration official Susan Rice is joining Netflix to serve on its board of directors. “We are delighted to welcome Ambassador Rice to the Netflix board,” Netflix co-founder and CEO Reed Hastings said in a statement. “For decades, she has tackled difficult, complex...
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March 28, 2018 - 5:09 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Heineken may have taken Chance the Rapper's criticism of one of their advertisements to heart. The Dutch brewing company has pulled the plug on the Heineken Light commercial the recording artist called "terribly racist." The advertisement shows a bartender sliding a bottle of Heineken...
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March 28, 2018 - 4:48 pm
(NEW YORK) -- Facebook is facing yet another legal challenge this week — this time over ads that advocacy groups claim discriminate against people looking to rent an apartment or buy a house. Housing advocacy groups, including the National Fair Housing Alliance, filed a lawsuit in federal court...
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March 28, 2018 - 12:19 pm
(NEW YORK) -- The rise of Bitcoin in 2017 has raised questions as to which products will take advantage of the blockchain technology that have generated much discussion. One company trying to make the blockchain easier for users to understand and make a part of their daily lives is Universal Labs (...
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