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    Will Congress Kill Facebook and the Rest of the Internet?

    Shelly Palmer  Fake news, fake ads, fake accounts, bots, Russians interfering with our elections … suddenly, people are waking up to the idea that the Internet is a highly chaotic, ungoverned meta-world with practically no regulation. This awakening is long overdue. Facebook Under Attack Congress wants answers. It’s caveat...
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    A Look into Your Body’s World

    The Tech Museum opens new permanent exhibit examining the human body, with unique and never before seen tech to amplify its effect Arturo Hilario El Observador The human body is a complex machine. Our windows to the world, our earthly vessel. To many, it’s common belief that our bodies...
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    Northern CA Firestorm: Report Says Get Used to It

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SANTA ROSA, Calif. — The death toll has risen to 42 in the massive fires that raged through Santa Rosa, Napa and Sonoma over the past week – and a new report says California can expect more of these megafires in the years to come. Researchers...
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    Volunteers Needed to Train for Tax Season

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Tax day is about six months away, but the AARP Foundation’s Tax-Aide program already is gearing up, recruiting volunteers to help people file their income-tax returns in the spring. Volunteers are not required to have a background in finance, since they’ll...
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    Necesitamos más frutas y verduras: cinco formas fáciles de lograrlo

    BPT La mayoría de los estadounidenses comprenden la importancia de incluir una amplia gama de frutas y verduras en sus dietas. Pero la búsqueda de inspiración e ideas nuevas para incorporar verduras a las comidas diarias puede resultar difícil. Según el Centros para el Control y Prevención de Enfermedades...
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    Productos inyectables para aclarar la piel: lo que debe saber

    FDA En septiembre de 2014, alguaciles de los Estados Unidos incautaron diversos medicamentos inyectables sin aprobación, mal rotulados y posiblemente dañinos, que eran comercializados como productos para blanquear la piel, incluyendo kits de glutatión avanzado de Relumins y kits blanqueadores de colágeno y glutatión de Tatiomax que se muestran...
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    BBB Offers Donation Advice in Wake of Northern California Wildfires

    Rebecca Harpster Golden Gate Better Business Bureau Wildfires are currently raging through Napa, Sonoma, and Mendocino counties. Wine country communities are suffering, and need assistance. Unfortunately, scammers and unethical organizations often use times of tragedy to prey on victims and on the public’s generosity. Although no scams related to...
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    Financial Aid Season for College Students is Here: What to Know

    StatePoint It’s not only football season. For current and incoming college students, it’s financial aid season, too, and that means completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA should be the first step families take in the planning-for-college process; it’s used by schools to put together...
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    LATINO COMMUNITIES MUST FACE 2018 PRIMARY ELECTION ISSUES

    Hilbert Morales EL OBSERVADOR The Midterm election year 2018 will be here very soon: June 2018. Latinos have 12 months to prepare for this transformational midterm primary election. For the first time ever, three experienced Latinos will be campaigning to be elected as State Attorney General (Xavier Becerra); as...