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Idaho

McDonald’s Idaho adds to charity with small change

McDonald’s Idaho have launched a program where customers can, instead of taking all their change, they can “round up” to the next dollar and the balance will be donated to the Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC). This announcement was made on Tuesday by McDonald’s and will replace the old boxes where customers used to be […]

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Crime

Four Girls attacked by Russian nationalists for holding hands

ST PETERSBURG, Russia: A group of four girls were attacked by young men on Ligovsky Prospect in the center of St. Petersburg for being suspected lesbians. pic.twitter.com/kbSkWlcDeB— кел (@cell__lupus) December 11, 2019 The group of young men saw the girls holding hands and started harassing them. The girls sought shelter in a nearby coffee shop, […]

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Asia

GRAPHIC VIDEO- Iraq protest reaches fever pitch as 16-year-old is killed and strung up by a mob that cheered and took selfies.

BAGHDAD, IRAQ: On Thursday, a 16-year-old boy was killed and strung up by his feet in a central Baghdad square. An angry mob attacked him after he allegedly killed two shop keepers and four anti-government protesters. +18 #ISIS has changed its name to #Iraq and is called '' DEMONSTRATORS '' … a mob lynched, killed, […]

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National

Siri call to 911 saves young man trapped in sinking car

Firefighters were able to respond to 18-year-old Gael Salcedo’s emergency thanks to his quick thinking and save him from his sinking car. Salcedo lost control of his car when he hit a patch of ice on his way to North Iowa Area Community College. It skidded into the Winnebago River and rapidly started to sink. […]

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Markets

Colombia wants to sue Walmart over Christmas sweater with Santa snorting “Colombian snow”

Walmart is facing a potential law suit over a Christmas sweater that was advertised for sale on its Canadian website. The sweater features Santa Claus sitting behind a table with three lines of cocaine and the words: “Let it snow”. The description on the website however, is what prompted a Colombian government agency to threaten […]

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Crime Markets

Three Americans arrested in $722M “crypto Ponzi scheme”

Federal officials announced the arrest of three men on Tuesday who were involved in a cryptocurrency scam which robbed investors of $722 million. The three men, Matthew Goettsche, 37, Jobadiah Weeks, 38, and Joseph Abel, 49 had been running a business named BitClub Network since 2014, that supposedly mined for cryptocurrency, selling shares in this […]

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National Retail

Nike designs new shoe for health professionals but most nurses can’t afford them

Shoe and sports gear giant, Nike designed shoes especially for nurses and doctors who spend long hours on their feet. These new shoes, the Air Zoom Pulse, will be available from December 13, 2019 at the stiff price of $120 a pair. Nike advertises the shoes with a Zoom AIR unit in the heal and […]

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National Technology

From Avengers to Baby Yoda: Here are the top 10 searches on Google in 2019

Each day, people turn to Google to explore the world of information on the world wide web. They come looking for everything from Disney Plus and helpful how-tos to latest songs and easy outfit ideas. Explore the top trending searches in 2019 in USA. Searches1) Disney Plus2) Cameron Boyce3) Nipsey Hussle4) Hurricane Dorian5) Antonio Brown6) […]

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Idaho

Boise Bike Park is open, here is more info about it

At 10 a.m. on Tuesday, DEC.10., The J.A. and Kathryn Albertson Family Foundation Bike Park will open(soft opening) its doors to the public. The park, located at the base of Boise’s Military Reserve, has been under construction for months and the formal opening ceremony will take place in the spring of 2020. There are trails […]

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National

Ice Bucket Challenge pioneer, Peter Frates, dies at age 34

On Monday, Peter Frates, the man who inspired the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise funds for ASL, passed away at age 34, from the disease that he managed to put on the map through his unique fundraising strategy. In 2012 Peter Frates was diagnosed with ASL (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) — also called Lou Gehrig’s disease. […]