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Google now knows when its users go to the store and buy stuff

Google has begun using billions of credit-card transaction records to prove that its online ads are prompting people to make purchases - even when they happen offline in brick-and-mortar stores, the company said Tuesday.

4 climbers found dead in tents on Everest

Nepali sherpas have found four climbers dead in their tents on Mount Everest, officials said Wednesday, taking the death toll on the world's highest mountain to 10 in the past month.

Trump budget seeks huge cuts to science and medical research

President Donald Trump's 2018 budget request has roiled the medical and science community with a call for massive cuts in spending on scientific and medical research, disease prevention programs and health insurance for children of the working poor.

Former CIA chief says Russia contacts with Trump team were worrisome

As Russian hackers and propagandists tried to manipulate the U.S. election last year, the CIA noticed a series of suspicious contacts between Russian government officials and associates of Donald Trump’s campaign, John Brennan, the former CIA director, said Tuesday.

Concert 'was meant to be a dream, not a nightmare'

The stage show was over, the arena lights had gone up, and fans were clutching pink balloons that had dropped from the rafters — souvenirs from a special night.

Britain raises threat level to 'critical'

The Islamic State claimed one of its "soldiers" carried out a bombing in Manchester that killed at least 22 people, including teens streaming out of a pop concert.

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