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Flake news: It’s snowing in Hawaii

File photo: The astronomy observatories atop the snow-capped mountain of Mauna Kea are seen Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2009 near Hilo, Hawaii. (Photo: Tim Wright, AP) Yes, it's snowing in Hawaii. But don't panic, it's not the end of days. It's only snowing on Hawaii's high mountain volcano summits of Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea on the…

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Kylie Jenner named her baby Stormi and Twitter is freaking out

At least the Kardashians keep it... interesting? Two weeks ago Kim Kardashian and Kanye West revealed that they named their third child, a baby girl, Chicago. Now, sister Kylie Jenner has announced the name of her baby girl with beau Travis Scott, born Feb 1: Stormi. Twitter promptly had a field day. I mean, did nobody tell Kylie about Stormy…

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Inside Wall Street’s $8 Billion VIX Time Bomb

It was the hot trade on Wall Street, a seemingly sure thing that lulled everyone from hedge fund managers to small-time investors. Now newfangled investments linked to volatility in the stock market -- until a few years ago, obscure niche products -- have exploded in spectacular fashion. The shock waves have only just begun. How…

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