UB40 offers its own brand of 'Red, Red Wine'
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Drinking UB40’s ‘Red Red Wine’ by the bottle

LONDON— Ali Campbell of UB40 talks about the band’s brand of “Red Red Wine”, described as an “extremely quaffable” brand of red wine.  
Tesla Electric Trucks concept
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Video: Tesla making strides with Big Electric Trucks concept

  DEE-ANN DURBIN, AP Auto Writer DETROIT (AP) — After more than a decade of making cars and SUVs — and, more recently, solar panels — Tesla Inc. wants to electrify a new type of vehicle: big trucks. The company unveiled its new electric semitractor-trailer Thursday night...
Tiny House Neighborhoods - Zoning
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Tiny Houses, Big Opposition

Tiny houses are trendy, unless they go up next door SCOTT McFETRIDGE, Associated Press DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — As he tows a 96-square-foot house around Des Moines, Joe Stevens is overwhelmed by the intense, sometimes tearful support he receives from churches, schools and service...
2017 Chevy Silverado 1500
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Edmunds sizes up Ford F-150 and Chevy Silverado 1500

TRAVIS LANGNESS, Edmunds For decades now, pickups have been the best-selling vehicles in America, and two of the most popular are the Ford F-150 and the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 . These trucks are modern, comfortable and capable, especially when it comes to towing and hauling. So...
Snapchat 2017- Social Media wars
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New looks for Snapchat and Twitter in battle for users

RICHARD JACOBSEN, Associated Press BARBARA ORTUTAY, Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Struggling social-media darlings Twitter and Snapchat are taking on new looks as the services seek wider audiences in the shadow of Facebook. Twitter is rolling out a 280-character limit for...
Equifax officers speak before Senate committee
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Former Yahoo CEO says no company or agency immune from hacks

Senate committee examines recent data breaches KEVIN FREKING, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer told lawmakers Wednesday that the threat from state-sponsored hackers has changed the playing field so dramatically that even the best-defended...

Power grid operator slams Trump plan to aid coal, nuclear

MARC LEVY, Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The nation’s biggest electric grid operator said a Trump administration plan to change the way electricity is priced to reward coal and nuclear power is both unworkable and potentially against the law. PJM, which operates...

Toys R Us revs up for holiday hiring

NEW YORK (AP) — Toys R Us may have filed for Chapter 11 reorganization this week, but the toy chain is revving up its holiday hiring. The Wayne, New Jersey-based chain said Thursday it will be accepting job applications for part-time holiday positions at stores and...

Toys R Us revs up for holiday hiring

NEW YORK (AP) — Toys R Us may have filed for Chapter 11 reorganization this week, but the toy chain is revving up its holiday hiring. The Wayne, New Jersey-based chain said Thursday it will be accepting job applications for part-time holiday positions at stores and...

ATM at 50: An oddity then, but it changed consumer behavior

NEW YORK (AP) — An automated teller machine. The cash machine. In Britain, a cashpoint. ATMs, known for spitting out $20 bills (and imposing fees if you pick the wrong one), turn 50 years old this year. They’re ubiquitous – and possibly still a necessity,...