Iranian investigators say Ukrainian jet did not call for help before crashing

The crew of a Ukrainian jetliner that crashed in Iran never made a radio call for help and were trying to turn back for the airport when the plane went down, according to an initial Iranian report released Thursday on the crash that killed 176 people. Meanwh…

The crew of a Ukrainian jetliner that crashed in Iran never made a radio call for help and were trying to turn back for the airport when the plane went down, according to an initial Iranian report released Thursday on the crash that killed 176 people.
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Minimum Wage Hikes Fuel Higher Pay Growth For Those At The Bottom

Airport employees, Uber and Lyft drivers, and other workers protest for a $15 minimum wage at Los Angeles International Airport in October. Increases in minimum wages contributed to bigger pay gains for lower-income workers. Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty I…

Airport employees, Uber and Lyft drivers, and other workers protest for a $15 minimum wage at Los Angeles International Airport in October. Increases in minimum wages contributed to bigger pay gains for lower-income workers.
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Bernie emerges as growing threat to Biden

Biden advisers and surrogates have framed the endorsements as clear markers of the differences between Sanders and Biden, with Ocasio-Cortez representing the left flank of the party and Finkenauer representing the mainstream she knocked off a Republican incum…

Biden advisers and surrogates have framed the endorsements as clear markers of the differences between Sanders and Biden, with Ocasio-Cortez representing the left flank of the party and Finkenauer representing the mainstream she knocked off a Republican incum…
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Lebanon issues travel ban for fugitive ex-Nissan chief Ghosn

BEIRUT (AP) Lebanese prosecutors issued a travel ban for fugitive ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn and asked him to hand in his French passport on Thursday, following an Interpol-issued notice against him, a judicial official said. The travel ban comes after Gh…

BEIRUT (AP) Lebanese prosecutors issued a travel ban for fugitive ex-Nissan chief Carlos Ghosn and asked him to hand in his French passport on Thursday, following an Interpol-issued notice against him, a judicial official said.
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China says pneumonia outbreak linked to coronavirus

A pneumonia outbreak that has infected more than 50 people in the Chinese city of Wuhan was caused by a coronavirus, which is the same kind of pathogen involved in the deadly Sars outbreak in 2003, Chinese state media said on Thursday. The outbreak, which co…

A pneumonia outbreak that has infected more than 50 people in the Chinese city of Wuhan was caused by a coronavirus, which is the same kind of pathogen involved in the deadly Sars outbreak in 2003, Chinese state media said on Thursday.
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Jerry Jones on why he took so long to fire Jason Garrett

Jerry Jones really did have a soft spot for his former coach Jason Garrett, and that’s why it seemingly took him forever to fire his long-time coach. “Of the 30 years I’ve been with the Cowboys, I’ve written a check to the Garretts,” owner Jerry Jones told r…

Jerry Jones really did have a soft spot for his former coach Jason Garrett, and that’s why it seemingly took him forever to fire his long-time coach.
“Of the 30 years I’ve been with the Cowboys, I’ve written a check to the Garretts,” owner Jerry Jones told r…
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Live updates: More than a dozen missiles hit U.S. bases in Iraq, Iran claims there were heavy casualties

Iranian forces launched more than a dozen ballistic missiles against two military bases in Iraq early Wednesday local time, marking the most significant Iranian attack in a growing conflict with the United States. The al-Asad air base in western Iraq, which …

Iranian forces launched more than a dozen ballistic missiles against two military bases in Iraq early Wednesday local time, marking the most significant Iranian attack in a growing conflict with the United States.
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Sonos’ Google lawsuit says what every smaller tech company was thinking: working with big tech sucks

Its the first official day of CES, when glitzy keynotes are replaced with grungy, sweaty crowds shuffling from booth to booth set up on the hideous carpets of the Las Vegas show floor. I love it. I intentionally kept my calendar as open as possible so I coul…

Its the first official day of CES, when glitzy keynotes are replaced with grungy, sweaty crowds shuffling from booth to booth set up on the hideous carpets of the Las Vegas show floor. I love it.
I intentionally kept my calendar as open as possible so I coul…
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U.S. Cancer Death Rate Drops by Largest Amount on Record

The cancer death rate in the U.S. dropped 2.2% from 2016 to 2017, the largest single-year drop ever recorded, according to the latest report from the American Cancer Society, continuing a longstanding decline that began a quarter-century ago. The drop is lar…

The cancer death rate in the U.S. dropped 2.2% from 2016 to 2017, the largest single-year drop ever recorded, according to the latest report from the American Cancer Society, continuing a longstanding decline that began a quarter-century ago.
The drop is lar…
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