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Google to let publishers charge users for ad-blockers

<b>Google will let publishers ask people who use ad-blockers to either enable advertising or make a payment to view content without ads.</b><p>"Funding Choices" will roll out first in North America, UK, Germany, Australia and New Zealand, Google said in a blog.<p>Google is also working on an ad-blocker of its …

Boxer brutally knocks out opponent with ridiculous 7-punch combo

Think you had a bad Saturday night? Well, boxer Rogelio Medina would have gladly switched places with you. Here’s how his bout with David “Red Flag” Benavidez ended.<p>That’s a seven-punch combo that would have kept going if not for the brutal knockout blow. Not fun.<p>Benavidez is now 18-0 with 17 …

Boxing

Government Confirms A Surge In Foreign Guest Workers On U.S. Farms

The numbers are out — and they confirm what we've been hearing from farmers and immigration lawyers. More and more farmers are turning to foreign "guest workers" to plant and harvest the country's crops.<p>Farmers have to get permission from the U.S. Department of Labor to bring in foreign workers …

Immigration

New golf rules limit power of TV viewer in calling penalties, influencing events

The new rules are great, but they ultimately might not be enough<p>The USGA and R&A clapped back at television viewers (sort of) on Tuesday by putting …

Legalized Marijuana Could Help Curb the Opioid Epidemic, Study Finds

In states that legalized medical marijuana, U.S. hospitals failed to see a predicted influx of pot smokers, but in an unexpected twist, they treated far fewer opioid users, a new study shows.<p>Hospitalization rates for opioid painkiller dependence and abuse dropped on average 23 percent in states …

Cannabis