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30 Amazing Products With Over 1,000 Reviews On Amazon

The stethoscope features a two-sided chestpiece with tunable diaphragms on both the adult and pediatric sides. The pediatric side canals convert to an open bell by replacing the single-piece diaphragm with a non-chill rim. And the tubing is designed to resist skin oils, alcohol, and stains. Promising review: “I bought this stethoscope for use in…

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Olympic officials: Winter Games hit with cyber attack during opening ceremony

USA TODAY Sports The Winter Olympics were hit by a cyber attack during Friday's opening ceremony, officials confirmed to multiple media outlets Sunday. International Olympic Committee spokesperson Mark Adams told multiple outlets that "maintaining secure operations is our purpose," adding that, "we are making sure our systems are secure, and they are secure," according to Reuters.…

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Senate to start DREAMer debate and anything could happen

CLOSE House Speaker Paul Ryan vows that once Congress reaches a budget deal, lawmakers will take up the plight of immigrant "Dreamers" who face deportation after being brought to the U.S. illegally as children. (Feb. 8) AP Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., is pictured in the Capitol Feb. 9, 2018 in Washington, D.C. McConnell…

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Amazon makes rare round of layoffs at Seattle headquarters

CLOSE Tech giant Amazon is laying off hundreds of employees at its headquarters in Seattle, Washington. Time The view from Amazon's Day 1 headquarters in downtown Seattle. (Photo: Elizabeth Weise) SAN FRANCISCO — Amazon laid off workers at its corporate campuses Monday, a rare event at one of the nation’s largest corporate employers, sources at the company said. The…

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Viral video: Missouri teen jumps on ‘ice’ trampoline

CLOSE A Springfield woman recorded her son jumping onto a trampoline covered with ice. It's spectacular. Video courtesy of Michelle Blackmann McNew. A local mom took video of her son jumping onto an ice-covered trampoline. It was as cool as it sounds. (Photo: Courtesy of Michelle Blackmann McNew) Following an ice storm this weekend, Michelle…

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