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Ant expert discovers new Utah species in backyard

Ant expert discovers new Utah species in backyard
KSL TV By Ashley Moser, KSL TV | Posted - Nov 13th, 2019 @ 10:00am Western North American Naturalist, making it official.He hopes his story excites others to get out there and explore.“Get a flashlight and go look closely and they might find some of these too,” he said.×Ashley Moser

Veterans Day free haircuts, store discounts, car washes and $40 off...

Veterans Day free haircuts, store discounts, car washes and $40 off Amazon Prime
CLOSE Discover the origins and meaning of Armistice Day, now Veterans Day, from Smithsonian National Museum of American History curator Frank Blazich. USA TODAYRestaurants aren't the only businesses showering veterans and active military with freebies and deals this Veterans Day.Businesses across the nation are offering services - everything from free haircuts, car washes, flu shots…

The best apps for actually sticking to your fitness goals

The best apps for actually sticking to your fitness goals
MOTIVATING YOURSELF THROUGH COMPETITIONA great way to achieve your goals is through habituation -- making something so common that you do it instinctively. It can be hard at first unless you set a schedule and make yourself do a thing until it's second nature. Or you could make it a competition: Set a goal with…

Holy smokes this NASA Mars Curiosity rover image is haunting

Holy smokes this NASA Mars Curiosity rover image is haunting
Curiosity rover is exploring an area called Central Butte. This is the view. NASA/JPL-Caltech I look at a lot of pictures of Mars. A lot. I was just scrolling through some recent raw images sent back by NASA's Mars Curiosity rover and I came across this view. I stopped. I stared. I let my mind…

Adele shows off slimmer figure at Drake’s birthday party

Adele shows off slimmer figure at Drake’s birthday party
Adele was having the time of her life at Drake's birthday party on Thursday.The 15-time Grammy-winner, 31, partied the night away in Hollywood and rubbed elbows with music's elite as she showed off her recent weight loss on social media.Adele wowed in an off-the-shoulder long black dress that exposed her smaller frame.ADELE POSTS MEME OF…

Inside Cirque du Soleil’s technology lab

Inside Cirque du Soleil’s technology lab
Cirque du Soleil is iconic: both a smooth corporate machine and pop culture staple. The company's approach has been to launch its latest innovation lab called Nextasy. At the global headquarters in Montreal, the lab is playing with motion sensing to make a soundtrack respond to dancers' actions, AI to spark new makeup ideas and…

Google’s Pixelbook Go laptop leaks in extensive photos

Google’s Pixelbook Go laptop leaks in extensive photos
Ahead of Google’s big hardware event next week, 9to5Google has gotten access to what it claims is a prototype of the company’s new Chromebook, the Pixelbook Go. 9to5Google previously revealed specs and other details on the device last month. As expected, the Pixelbook Go has a 13.3-inch 16:9 screen in either 1080p or 4K resolution,…

Friends, family gather for vigil to honor 29-year-old killed at Subway

Friends, family gather for vigil to honor 29-year-old killed at Subway
DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - Friends and family members gathered Sunday night to remember a man killed after an argument at a Subway sandwich shop between a customer and an employee. Jermaine Bradley, 29, was shot by a Subway employee in the parking lot outside the restaurant on Panola Road on Monday. Police said a customer,…

Passengers on American Airlines flight exposed to hepatitis A, officials say

Passengers on American Airlines flight exposed to hepatitis A, officials say
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Mecklenburg County Health Department contacted 18 passengers from an American Airlines flight alerting them to possible hepatitis A exposure, officials said. The passengers contacted were on Flight AA1960 from San Francisco to Charlotte on Sept. 21. [ALSO READ:Waffle House customers possibly exposed to hepatitis A at South Carolina restaurant, officials say] Mecklenburg County…

Apple gets US approval for Mac Pro tariff exemptions

Apple gets US approval for Mac Pro tariff exemptions
Reports have circulated that Apple was moving production to China, but that's not necessarily the case. Tim Cook mentioned during Apple's latest earnings call that the company wanted to keep making Mac Pros in the US and was investing in additional capacity. Even if Apple does assemble the reworked Mac in the US, though, tariffs…

Fed looks to runs repo Tuesday amid worries about keeping its...

Fed looks to runs repo Tuesday amid worries about keeping its benchmark rate in check
The Federal Reserve conducted a repurchase operation Tuesday involving $53 billion worth of various debt instruments as it seeks to control the level of its benchmark interest rate.Wall Street was abuzz Tuesday with talk about a breakdown in the funding markets that could lead the Fed to restart its controversial quantitative easing program, and possibly…