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Brewvies serving up a 'different movie experience' for 21 and older crowd

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Catching dinner, drinks, and a movie is a little easier in downtown Ogden now that a new cinema pub...

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Plans for Michigan copper mine project moving forward

BESSEMER, Mich. (AP) — The recent results of a feasibility study have provided a comprehensive overview of a mining project in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. WLUC-TV reports Highland Copper Co. Inc. has announced the results of their 8 month study for its copper mine project in Gogebic County. The...


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Egypt's president approves law for ride-hailing apps

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has approved a law governing popular ride-hailing apps Uber and Careem after the companies appealed a court ruling that revoked their licenses. El-Sisi’s approval was reported in the country’s official gazette on Sunday. The law establishes the...


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Retailers experiment with blue lights to deter drug use

Blue Lights Drug Use

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — Colored bulbs cast an eerie blue glow in the restroom of a convenience store where people who inject heroin and other drugs have been seeking the relative privacy of the stalls to shoot up. The blue lights are meant to discourage people from using drugs in store bathrooms...


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OPEC and allies agree to share oil production increase UK euroskeptics urge PM May to prepare for ‘no deal’ Brexit Xiaomi seeks to raise up to $6 billion in Hong Kong IPO Hundreds march in Berlin to demand an end to using coal BNSF: Estimated 230,000 gallons of oil spilled in derailment Police:...


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Etihad to loan pilots to competing UAE airline Emirates

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Long-haul airline Etihad Airways will loan pilots to competing Dubai-based carrier Emirates under a new program, officials acknowledged Sunday, marking a rare cooperation between the two state-owned carriers who operate only 115 kilometers (70 miles) apart....


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Hundreds march in Berlin to demand an end to using coal

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BERLIN (AP) — Hundreds of protesters are marching through the German capital to demand an end to burning coal to produce electricity. The demonstrators — many of them families pushing strollers, people on bikes and samba bands — walked through the Berlin’s government district on Sunday ahead of...


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European spirits maker to open first US distillery in 2020

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A European company plans to open a new distillery in New York City’s northern suburbs, adding to the growing number of craft distilleries in New York state. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Friday that the Alexandrion Group, Romania’s largest spirits producer, will build its first U....


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Deere suit sheds light on race for $240 billion farm tech market

(c) 2018, Bloomberg. An obscure-sounding legal battle between two of the biggest farm-machinery makers is highlighting a race to automate farm work. Deere & Co., the world’s biggest tractor maker, is suing rival AGCO Corp. over gadgets like seed meters and hoppers that attach to planting machines....


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Kaka returns to theme park mecca, at least on TV

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Brazilian soccer great Kaka may have left Orlando’s Major League Soccer team but he’s reappearing in the theme park mecca during the World Cup, at least on TV. Universal Parks & Resorts says Kaka is appearing in a commercial starting Saturday that shows off Universal’s most...


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BNSF: Estimated 230,000 gallons of oil spilled in derailment

Derailment Evacuation

DOON, Iowa (AP) — An estimated 230,000 gallons (870,619 liters) of crude oil spilled into floodwaters in the northwestern corner of Iowa following a train derailment, a railroad official said Saturday. BNSF spokesman Andy Williams said 14 of 32 oil tanker cars just south of Doon in Lyon County...


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