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When is a plant not a plant? Short answer is when scientists change their minds. Now, for the real scoop.

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There is something uniquely awful about that time of day when there is no good way to get around. The car horns sound nastier as downtown traffic snarls. The elbows feel sharper on a jammed subway. The sight of red brake lights is soul-crushing when they lead on a highway all the way to the …

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The U.S. and Australian FBI agencies, in collaboration with an international group of police departments from 16 countries, executed an immense sting operation on the international crime syndicate, arresting over 800 people and counting. This is by far the most successful sting operation to …

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BILLINGS, Mont. — The Keystone XL is dead after a 12-year attempt to build the oil pipeline, yet the fight over Canadian crude rages on as emboldened environmentalists target other projects and pressure President Joe Biden to intervene — all while oil imports from the north keep rising.

BISBEE — “It was wild. Like climbing Mount Everest,” said Sally Holcomb, co-owner of Café Roka, when describing what opening back up to the public last weekend was like.

General Motors said Thursday it expected to increase shipments of pickup trucks and other vehicles to dealers over the next several weeks, a sign that the global shortage of computer chips is beginning to ease.

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The White House warned American businesses on Thursday to take urgent security measures to protect against ransomware attacks, as hackers shift their tactics from stealing data to disrupting critical infrastructure.

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WASHINGTON — Hiring in the United States picked up in May yet was slowed again by the struggles of many companies to find enough workers to keep up with the economy’s swift recovery from the pandemic recession.

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During the Cold War, there were hundreds of top-secret nuclear missile silos around the United States and allied countries. An example of the silo can be seen here in Arizona at the Titan Missile Museum. Many of the silos are still in use today. They are guarded with service members with ext…

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Have you ever wondered about how many nuts there are in the world? On second thought maybe I should qualify that question a little better. Have you ever wondered how many “tree” nuts there are in the world? Well, I’m glad you asked. You do know that not all nuts grow on trees?

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BENSON — An old film set in Mescal is being restored with hopes of bringing future productions back to the property.

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Imagine you are a chicken rancher. Your chickens are free-range, no antibiotics, and (most importantly) hypo-allergenic. So, people with egg allergies can use your eggs to make cookies and other goodies.

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Let’s be honest — running a successful small business is hard work. The more competitive a market becomes, the harder it is to stay above the noise and connect with customers. This is why it’s so important to make sure you avoid these most common marketing mistakes small businesses make online.

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When you are engrossed in a project, whether it be shopping or at work, or anywhere for that matter, and that nagging hungry or thirsty feeling creeps into your thoughts, what do you do? More than likely you will do what research studies have found, and “eat a snack.” The International Food …

Some parents are perfectly happy to head out to the backyard and have a catch with a son or daughter intent on improving baseball or softball skills. A sublime bonding experience.