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Volkswagen recalls electric vehicles, FTC sues company for false ‘clean diesel’ advertising

Last week, Volkswagen convinced a US judge to give it another few weeks to hammer out an agreement with the EPA over how to fix its diesel vehicles and bring them into compliance with US law. That break appears to ...

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Luis Cessa making strong case to be part of Yankees’ bullpen

Leon Halip/Getty Images Luis Cessa has pitched to a 2.70 ERA in spring and could be with Yanks on Opening Day. CLEARWATER, Fla. – When it comes to promising right-hander Luis Cessa, the Yankees are juggling the age-old questions of ...

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Nintendo refutes rumors, claims Wii U production will continue into next year

Yesterday, a report from the Nikkei claimed that Nintendo might sunset the Wii U as early as this year, to make room on store shelves for its upcoming console, the Nintendo NX. While not implausible, given the Wii U’s anemic ...

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Indiana woman says Cuban soccer players gang raped her

An Indiana woman said she was gang raped by three players on Cuba’s national soccer team while on vacation in Jamaica, according to a bombshell new lawsuit that could face obstacles due to thawed relations between the U.S. and the ...

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New York's tough paperless prescription law takes effect

bernie_moto/iStock The law aims to fight painkiller abuse by making forgery more difficult, in addition to reducing errors. New York is putting an end to most paper prescriptions for medicine as the nation’s toughest electronic-prescribing law takes effect. As of ...

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Stasi: GOP race even sleazier with new Cruz, Trump feuds

The National Enquirer should retract their outlandish story that Sen. Ted Cruz had affairs with five women outside the bonds of his holy matrimony. After this incredible and scandalous story broke, I was personally so outraged and disgusted that I ...

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Lady Gaga celebrates 30th birthday with star-studded party

SPW / TwisT / Splash News/SPW / TwisT / Splash News Lady Gaga and her fiance Taylor Kinney celebrated the singer’s birthday at a star-studded affair in Hollywood on Saturday. A gaggle of A-listers went goo-goo for Gaga on Saturday ...

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Ten ways you unconsciously sabotage your weight loss efforts

GUSTOIMAGES/Getty Images/Science Photo Libra To minimize mindless eating, you need to become aware of the circumstances that leave you most susceptible to falling off the healthy food wagon. Have you ever found yourself staring down at an empty bowl of ...

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ET deals: Dell Inspiron 17 5000 series 17.3-inch laptop for $639

If you’re in the market for a nice big-screen laptop, take a look at the 17.3-inch Inspiron 17 5000 series from Dell. With a new Skylake CPU, a generous amount of RAM, and a 1080p display, this laptop is a ...

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PlayStation 4K is reportedly real, so what kind of performance can we expect?

Last week, we reported on rumors at GDC that Sony was working on a PlayStation 4.5, also dubbed the PS4K. Now, new reports from sources within the company are claiming that the hardware is real and already in the prototype ...

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