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Michigan State University Reaches $500 Million Settlement With Nassar Abuse Victims

By Amy Held
Former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar appears at a sentencing hearing on Feb. 5, in Charlotte, Mich. On Wednesday, MSU announced a $500 million settlement with hundreds of women and girls who say Nassar abused them.

The terms of the agreement call for the bulk of the money to be paid out to more than 300 women and girls, with some set aside in a trust for possible future claimants.

(Image credit: Rena Laverty/AFP/Getty Images)

  • May 16th 2018 at 18:55

McAfee anti-virus namesake 'on run from US Gov'

John McAfee, the eccentric founder and namesake of anti-virus company McAfee, has claimed to be on the run from the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

  • May 16th 2018 at 14:18

China's Tencent is on top of the social world

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  • May 16th 2018 at 19:34

Senate Set To Vote On Overturning FCC's Net Neutrality Repeal

By Bill Chappell
Senate Democrats say they have the votes to formally disapprove of FCC

The measure isn't likely to pass in the House. But after Sen. Susan Collins, R-Me., joined Democrats' attempt to preserve net neutrality, two other Republicans also voted to debate the resolution.

(Image credit: Kyle Grillot/Reuters)

  • May 16th 2018 at 17:48

Skokie, Ill., Has Great Bagels โ€” And An Even Better Story Behind Them

By Amanda Leigh Lichtenstein
The bagels for sale at Skokie

When Jewish sisters were hunting for bagels to properly mourn their mother's passing, their hometown came through. The town has been a hub of Jewish soul food — and survival — since post-WWII.

(Image credit: Amanda Leigh Lichtenstein)

  • May 16th 2018 at 17:40

Zuckerberg agrees to face EU Parliament

Mark Zuckerberg will appear before the EU Parliament in person to answer questions about Facebook's use of data.

  • May 16th 2018 at 17:07

What Explains The Rising Overdose Rate Among Latinos?

By Martha Bebinger
From left to right: Felito Diaz, Julio Cesar Santiago, Richard Lopez and Irma Bermudez meet at Casa Esperanza, a treatment and transitional housing program in Roxbury, Mass.

Opioid addiction is often portrayed as a white problem, but overdose rates are now rising faster among Latinos and blacks. Cultural and linguistic barriers may put Latinos at greater risk.

(Image credit: Jesse Costa/WBUR)

  • May 16th 2018 at 16:53

East Coast collapse gives a boost to UK rail nationalisation

The failure of an important railway franchise shows Labour is winning the argument

  • May 16th 2018 at 16:51

East Coast collapse gives a boost to UK rail nationalisation

The failure of an important railway franchise shows Labour is winning the argument

  • May 16th 2018 at 16:51

Whistleblower: Cambridge Analytica Aimed To Trigger Paranoia And Racial Biases

By Laura Sydell
Christopher Wylie, former Cambridge Analytica employee, prepares to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday.

Cambridge Analytica used Facebook to find and target Americans to trigger paranoia and racial biases, Christopher Wylie, a former worker for the data analytics firm, told lawmakers on Wednesday.

(Image credit: Al Drago/Reuters)

  • May 16th 2018 at 16:50

Total halts $2 billion gas project in Iran

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  • May 16th 2018 at 18:09

People are still shopping at Macy's. A lot

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  • May 16th 2018 at 17:09

OneSpace launches China's first private rocket

OneSpace, a startup based in Beijing, on Thursday became the country's first private company to launch its own rocket.

  • May 17th 2018 at 12:09

UK East Coast rail line to be renationalised

LNER brand revived after failing franchise returns to state hands

  • May 16th 2018 at 18:01

UK East Coast rail line to be renationalised

LNER brand revived after failing franchise returns to state hands

  • May 16th 2018 at 18:01

Engineers unveil insect-sized flying robot

Engineers have invented an insect-sized flying robot that is free from electric wires tethering it to the ground.

  • May 16th 2018 at 10:07

Carolina Panthers sold to hedge fund founder

David Tepper, founder of the hedge fund Appaloosa Management, agreed to purchase the team for a reported $2.2 billion, according to the Charlotte Observer. It's the most ever paid for an NFL team, eclipsing the $1.4 billion paid for the Buffalo Bills in 2014.

  • May 16th 2018 at 21:20
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