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Amazon Aims to Cut Its Carbon Footprint

Amazon, which ships millions of packages a year to shopper's doorsteps, says it wants to be greener. The online retail giant announced plans Monday to make half of all its shipments carbon-neutral by 2030. To reach that goal, the online retail giant says it will use more renewable energy like solar power; have more packages delivered in ...

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Girls’ basketball notebook: After changing its identity, Largo aims for another postseason run

Osbourn Park, Oakland Mills and Bishop Ireton are also preparing for the postseason.

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First private Israel lunar mission aims to launch this week

A non-profit Israeli consortium said Monday that it hopes to make history this week by launching ...

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Preserving the sounds of rare Stradivarius violins

In Cremona, Italy, the birthplace of Antonio Stradivari, an ambitious recording project aims to immortalize some of the finest musical instruments ...

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Girls’ basketball notebook: After changing its identity, Largo aims for another postseason run

Osbourn Park, Oakland Mills and Bishop Ireton are also preparing for the postseason.

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WATCH: How an activist and artist is supporting the homeless community in Los Angeles

LaRayia Gaston started a nonprofit program, "Lunch on Me," which aims to end starvation and provide opportunities to Los Angeles' homeless.

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High-tech Nissan x Opus aims to be the ultimate 'glamper'

Loaded with off-the grid gear.

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Syria's Assad pledges no bargaining over constitution

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Sunday his government would not bargain over the country's constitution with the Turkey-backed opposition, lambasting a U.N. peace process that aims to rewrite its terms.

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Qatar aims to build $20 billion sports sector ahead of World Cup

Qatar wants to attract more sports companies to the Gulf state, aiming to develop a $20 billion sports sector ahead of the 2022 World Cup, a senior official said on Sunday.

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Pan African Festival Connects African Diaspora Through the Arts

More than 100 artisans and 170 films from around the world are being showcased at the 27th Annual Pan African Film & Arts Festival in Los ...

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This bipartisan proposal aims to end age discrimination for a graying workforce

The bill would reverse a 2009 Supreme Court decision that made it easier to curtail age discrimination claims.

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Patrick Corbin says ‘it’s the same game,’ but things have changed with big contract with Nats

The biggest signing of an icy hot-stove period around the league, Corbin aims to stick to his routine and quietly ease into the organization.

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Patrick Corbin says ‘it’s the same game,’ but things have changed with big contract with Nats

The biggest signing of an icy hot-stove period around the league, Corbin aims to stick to his routine and quietly ease into the organization.

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Lipstick in kindergarten? South Korea’s K-beauty industry now aims for the super young.

It’s a cultural debate: How young is too young for South Korea’s huge cosmetics and skin care market?

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Lipstick in kindergarten? South Korea’s K-beauty industry now aims for the super young.

A cultural debate asks: How young is too young for South Korea’s huge cosmetics and skin care market?

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Pan African Festival Connects the African Diaspora Through the Arts

More than 170 films from around the world are being shown at the 27th Annual Pan African Film & Arts Festival in Los Angeles. The multiday event aims ...

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Patrick Corbin says ‘it’s the same game,’ but things have changed with big contract with Nats

The biggest signing of an icy hot-stove period around the league, Corbin aims to stick to his routine and quietly ease into the organization.

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Year in Space Put US Astronaut's Disease Defenses on Alert 

Nearly a year in space put astronaut Scott Kelly's immune system on high alert and changed the activity of some of his genes compared with those of his Earth-bound identical twin, researchers said Friday.    Scientists don't know if the changes were good or bad, but results from a unique NASA twins study are raising new questions for doctors as ...

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Trump declares national emergency to unlock border wall funds

Trump aims to tap over $6.5 billion using techniques that are sure to invite legal challenges.

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Electric truck start-up Rivian announces $700 million investment round led by Amazon

Michigan-based Rivian, which aims to market electric pickups and sport utility vehicles, has secured new funding from Amazon and existing shareholders.

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Trailblazing 'Black Panther' costume designer aims to inspire

Ruth E. Carter is looking to inspire young artists with her work as a trailblazing costume designer. The longtime Spike Lee collaborator says she ...

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‘Wheelchair rule’ aims to foster friendlier skies for travelers with disabilities

The government will track how many assistive devices airlines lose or damage.

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U.N. campaign aims to raise $920M to help displaced Rohingya refugees

A pair of United Nations aid agencies started a campaign Friday to raise nearly $1 billion to help more than 900,000 Rohingya refugees from Myanmar.

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Regina King aims to give us all the feels

In one way, we all owe thanks to Sally Field for the wonder that is Regina King.

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This start-up aims to put first private space probe on the moon

“We’re looking at an entirely new model for space exploration beyond Earth orbit.”

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EU aims to curb big tech's dominance in business listings

The European Union is going to impose new rules on big tech to stop them playing dirty with each other across the continent. Companies that sell products online, or index retail listings, will have to be transparent about how they deal with rivals an...

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Carol F. Reich, Charter School Innovator, Is Dead at 83

The success that she and her husband achieved with the experimental school they opened in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, helped inspire a movement.

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