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Amazon Brings Its One-Hour Delivery Service, Prime Now, To The San Francisco Bay Area

Amazon this morning announced it’s expanding its one-hour delivery service, Prime Now, to two more markets: the San Francisco Bay Area and San Antonio, Texas. The company had clearly been ramping up operations in California, in preparation to serve the Bay Area and beyond, as it currently has five …

South Korean economic growth hits five-year high

<b>South Korean economic growth hit a five-year high in the third quarter of the year, coming in ahead of estimates.</b><p>The country's economy grew 2.6% in the three months to September over the same period the previous year.<p>From the second quarter, growth was up 1.2%, marking the biggest jump since …

South Sudan war: 30,000 people face starvation, UN warns

<b>At least 30,000 people are facing starvation in South Sudan, the UN has said.</b><p>Three UN agencies warned that a famine could develop in southern Unity State, where fighting has prevented deliveries of humanitarian aid.<p>Two years of civil war have left nearly 4m people - particularly young children - …

Obama vetoes massive defense bill over budget spat

President Barack Obama issued the fifth veto of his seven-year presidency on Thursday, rejecting the sweeping $612 billion National Defense Authorization Act in a move designed to prevent Republicans from getting an edge in nascent budget negotiations.<p>The expected veto of the defense policy bill — …

Here's how much bankrupt 50 Cent is paying one of the big law firms working for him

Three different law firms are tied to Jackson's bankruptcy, according to the electronic docket for the US Bankruptcy Court for the District of Connecticut.<p>One of those firms, Robins Kaplan, filed its first fee statement this week — giving a glimpse into how much money the rapper with the …

Mexican church reappears nearly 50 years after being submerged

Ruins of 16th century Apostle Sandiago church re-emerge following drought<p>A 16th century church submerged in a southern Mexico dam project 49 years ago has reappeared following a severe drought, drawing visitors by boat to gaze at the spectacular ruins.<p>The Apostle Santiago church, built by Dominican …

St Louis police suspect arson in series of church fires

<b>Police in the US state of Missouri are searching for arsonist who set fire to seven churches in the St Louis area in the past two weeks.</b><p>Most of the churches affected had predominantly African-American congregations.<p>"We believe that this fire-setting activity is meant to send a message," said John …

America's No. 1 suburb is New Albany, Ohio — here's what it's like to live there

A 21-minute drive from Columbus, New Albany has a population of 8,135 with a median household income of $185,076.<p>Education<p>The tiny community scores high marks for its 200-acre learning campus for grades K-12. Every school within the district has earned a national Blue Ribbon School of Excellence by …

Google-backed startup Magic Leap could be raising $1 billion in funding — one of the biggest deals ever

According to that report, such a deal would value Magic Leap at $4.5 billion. South Florida Business Journal is Magic Leap's hometown newspaper of record, theoretically placing it close to the source.<p>The only other tech companies to ever raise $1 billion in a single round were Uber, which managed …

Under GOP grilling, Clinton seeks to close book on Benghazi

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton strove to close the book on the worst episode of her tenure as secretary of state Thursday, battling …