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Michael Bloomberg Preparing to Enter Democratic Presidential Primary: Report

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is reportedly preparing to enter the Democratic presidential primary. According to the New York Times , Bloomberg is preparing to file paperwork in Alabama this week to designate himself as a candidate. The 77-year-old billionaire...
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Jeff Bezos Is Now Only the World's Second Richest Person

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has been dethroned as the richest man on earth. The top billionaires have shifted in favor of Bill Gates. According to the New York Post , Bezos, who owns both Amazon and the Washington Post, is now only the second richest man on the planet thanks to Gates’ $105.7 billion...
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Winter Will Be Powerful, But Delayed, Says AccuWeather

(1020 KDKA) - Accuweather's just released long range forecast predicts the worst of winter will be late in coming, but when it gets here, look out. Long range forecaster Paul Pastelok says November temperatures should be slightly above normal, close to normal in December , with below average...
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It's National Pancake Day! How Flapjacks Have Evolved Over the Last 30,000 Years

We can all appreciate a plate of delicious, fluffy pancakes, especially on National Pancake Day, which is on Sept. 26. But this simple breakfast delight has a complicated history. The first clues that people ate flour mixed with water was around 30,000 years ago. National Geographic says remnants...
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Drink Michael Jordan's New Luxury Tequila for a Cool $1,600

Michael Jordan is giving fans a different kind of shot. The Charlotte Hornets owner has jumped into the liquor business by launching an ultra-premium tequila alongside fellow NBA team owners Jeanie Buss of the Los Angeles Lakers, Wes Edens of the Milwaukee Bucks, and Wyc Grousbeck and wife Emilia...
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Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison for College Scam

( AP ) — Actress Felicity Huffman sentenced to 14 days in prison for her role in a sweeping college admissions bribery scandal. The "Desperate Housewives" star was scheduled to appear in Boston's federal court Friday after pleading guilty to a single count of conspiracy and fraud in May. She's the...
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Wendy's Launches the Menu We've Always Wanted

Wendy’s wants to make you breakfast. For those that may not be aware, the fast-food chain currently only serves breakfast in approximately 300 of its 6000 locations. Wendy's will start serving breakfast across the United States next year. It's a big undertaking for the fast food company, which said...
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Find Out What’s the World’s Safest City

Many things go into picking the ultimate vacation, such as budget, weather, local attractions, and dining options. But regardless if you’re spending a week on the beach or traipsing through one of the biggest cities in the world, everyone wants to feel safe when they’re playing tourist. With that...
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Florida Baby Born During Dorian Named After Hurricane

A Florida couple will always remember the power of Hurricane Dorian. Kay Lisa McCloud and Anthony Davis weren’t expecting their baby to arrive until September 14 th . But as Hurricane Dorian was making its way towards the east coast of Florida, McCloud went into labor. On Monday at 11:07 am, she...
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Democratic Presidential Hopefuls to Debate Climate Crisis on CNN Town Hall

CNN announced Tuesday who will be in attendance for its prime-time climate crisis town hall event. On Wednesday night, Democratic presidential hopefuls will participate in back-to-back town halls, an event that will last seven hours in total and be broadcasted live. The event will allow the...
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