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Tom Steyer Seeks Aides for Possible 2020 Run — in Anonymous LinkedIn Ad

The Democratic billionaire who has led a campaign for the impeachment of President Trump takes a novel approach to finding potential staff members.

UPI /
Look: Charlie Sheen celebrates one year of sobriety: 'A fabulous moment'

Charlie Sheen celebrated on Twitter one year of sobriety by displaying a commemorative coin from Alcoholics Anonymous.

Engadget /
Facebook's headquarters evacuated due to bomb threat (updated)

Tonight the police in Menlo Park, CA are on the scene near the 200 block of Jefferson Ave where the headquarters of Facebook and Instagram ...

USA Today /
Charlie Sheen says he's 'totally focused' on sobriety after hitting one-year milestone

Charlie Sheen shared a picture on Twitter Sunday of his Alcoholics Anonymous medallion emblazoned with the No. 1, representing one year ...

NY Times /
Hundreds of Complaints Flood In About New York Store Signs, but From Whom?

After a spike in anonymous complaints about store signage, some merchants are facing big fines, and others are taking their signs down as a ...

Washinton Post /
Air Force failed 6 times to keep guns from Texas church shooter before he killed 26, report finds

The inspector general found that the Air Force failed four times to send fingerprints to FBI databases, and twice failed to file required reports.

CNN /
An anonymous man calling himself Santa picked up the tab for Walmart customers in Vermont

They don't know his name. But residents in Derby, Vermont, are grateful for a secret Santa who walked into a Walmart store and picked up almost everyone's tab.

VoA /
In Somalia, Businesses Face 'Taxation' by Militants

Al-Shabab and pro-Islamic State militants in Somalia are engaged in an economic war, and it is the country's business sector that is getting cut down in the crossfire. Somali businessmen and analysts say the rival Islamist groups are targeting companies to an unprecedented degree with demands for so-called taxes. Al-Shabab has already ...

MSNBC /
Amazon will be off all Oracle databases by end of 2019, says AWS chief

Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy says Amazon will be off Oracle databases by the end of 2019. By the end of this year, 97 percent of "mission critical databases" will run on Amazon's own services, Jassy says.

Fox News /
Pro-Kavanaugh group received millions from anonymous donors

Newly released tax records show an obscure nonprofit last year gave nearly $15 million it received from anonymous donors to a conservative advocacy ...

VoA /
Italian Film Director Bernardo Bertolucci Dies

Italian film director Bernardo Bertolucci has died. Bertolucci, who was 77 years old, died Monday morning at his home in Rome. Variety, the ...

The Guardian /
US Hispanics descended from Sephardic Jews seek Spanish citizenship

Spanish law offering citizenship to descendants of expelled Jews received jump in applications after 2016 electionRob Martínez is a proud New Mexican, proud of his culture and proud of a genealogy that mingles indigenous ancestry and descent from ...

ABC /
WATCH: Genetic genealogy leads to arrest in 1973 cold case murder of 21-year-old woman

John Arthur Getreu, 74, was arrested at his home in Hayward, California, authorities said.

ABC /
Genetic genealogy leads to arrest in 1973 cold case murder of 21-year-old woman

John Arthur Getreu, 74, was arrested at his home in Hayward, California, the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office announced.

The Guardian /
About Amazon Diaries – a Guardian series

In The Amazon Diaries, our anonymous insider takes us behind the scenes at an Amazon fulfillment center where workers are ‘an extension of the machine’ This content is supported in part by the Ford Foundation. All content is editorially independent, ...

The Guardian /
Our new column from inside Amazon: 'They treat us as disposable'

In The Amazon Diaries, our anonymous insider takes us behind the scenes at an Amazon fulfillment center where workers are ‘an extension of the ...

ABC /
Anonymous man pays off all layaway items at a Vermont Walmart

A real life Santa Clause walked into a Walmart and paid off for a whole layaway in Derby, Vermont.

Time /
Anonymous ‘Santa Claus’ Pays Off All Layaway Items at a Vermont Walmart

Walmart officials confirmed the story, but did not share how much the man spent

Time /
These Five Paintings Shattered Auction Records in the Last 12 Months

On Nov. 15, 2018, an anonymous buyer paid a hair over $90 million for a David Hockney, a record auction price for a living artist

VoA /
Sotheby's: Marie-Antoinette Jewels Soar at ‘Once in a Lifetime' Sale 

A royal treasure trove including jewels that belonged to French Queen Marie-Antoinette fetched 53.5 million Swiss francs ($53.2 million) on ...

CBC /
Elizabeth Warren scandal highlights lack of Indigenous data in DNA banks

Problems are inherent in using genetic databases to unearth Indigenous ancestry, but efforts are ...

VoA /
Time is Money: 'The Asprey' Wristwatch Sells for Nearly $3.9M

A unique vintage wristwatch went under the hammer for 3.915 million Swiss francs ($3.88 million) in Geneva on Tuesday, auctioneer Sotheby's said, setting a world record price after hectic bidding. Made in 1952 by Patek Philippe and bought four years later at Asprey's — the only one of its kind the London retailer ever sold — the Swiss watch is a ...

Fox News /
Bride-to-be receives accidental text from fiancé's mother about 's--- show' shopping trip for wedding dress

One anonymous bride-to-be has taken to social media in hopes of seeking advice from Reddit users.

VoA /
Amid Drug Crisis, Spiritual First Responders Hit the Streets

Sidewalk prayers near shoot-up spots. Sunday sermons in the back of a bar. Pleas to struggling souls to surrender to God. Funerals for members of their flock who didn’t make it. Clergy members have become spiritual first responders in the opioid ...

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