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  • Women adopted from South Korea learn they're sisters and grew up 30 minutes apart
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    Women adopted from South Korea learn they're sisters and grew up 30 minutes apart

    Two women who were born in South Korea have developed a close bond after learning they're actually sisters and share the same biological mother. Ashley Enright, 31, and Trisha Thompson, 30, discovered the news after both took DNA tests and were predicted to be half-siblings.

  • Conjoined Twin Girls Successfully Separated After 50 Hours of Operations
    Time

    Conjoined Twin Girls Successfully Separated After 50 Hours of Operations

    The two-year-old girls were born with skulls and blood vessels fused together

  • The stories behind the most iconic sports commercials
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    The stories behind the most iconic sports commercials

    Remember Bo Knows? Chicks Dig the Long Ball? Mean Joe Greene throwing his jersey to a kid? These are the stories behind those iconic sports commercials and others.

  • G7 finance ministers look to rein in tech giants at French meeting
    Reuters

    G7 finance ministers look to rein in tech giants at French meeting

    G7 finance ministers will have the growing powers of big digital firms in their sights when they meet on Wednesday outside Paris despite divisions about how best to tax them. France wants to use its presidency of the two-day meeting in the picturesque chateau town of Chantilly north of Paris to get broad support for ensuring minimum corporate taxation. G7 governments are concerned that decades-old international tax rules have been pushed to the limit by the emergence of Facebook and Apple, which book profits in low-tax countries regardless of the source of the underlying income.

  • Making sense of chaos? Algos scour social media for clues to crypto moves
    Reuters

    Making sense of chaos? Algos scour social media for clues to crypto moves

    After months of relative calm in cryptocurrency markets, bitcoin exploded back into life in April with its sharpest price jump in over a year - but few people could convincingly explain why. The 20% leap focused investors' attention on one of the enduring mysteries of cryptocurrencies: what moves the price of an emerging asset in an opaque, largely unregulated market? Hedge funds and asset managers seeking an edge are training computers to scrape social media sites for triggers that could move the price of digital currencies.

  • Making sense of chaos? Algos scour social media for clues to crypto moves
    Reuters

    Making sense of chaos? Algos scour social media for clues to crypto moves

    After months of relative calm in cryptocurrency markets, bitcoin exploded back into life in April with its sharpest price jump in over a year - but few people could convincingly explain why. The 20% leap focused investors' attention on one of the enduring mysteries of cryptocurrencies: what moves the price of an emerging asset in an opaque, largely unregulated market? Hedge funds and asset managers seeking an edge are training computers to scrape social media sites for triggers that could move the price of digital currencies.

  • Iconic Sports Commercials: Michael Jordan vs. Larry Bird
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    Iconic Sports Commercials: Michael Jordan vs. Larry Bird

    Remember when Larry Bird challenged Michael Jordan to match him shot for shot? This is the story behind that iconic commercial.

  • Iconic Sports Commercials: Lil' Penny
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    Iconic Sports Commercials: Lil' Penny

    Remember Lil' Penny? This is the story behind the Nike campaign that turned a wisecracking puppet into a cultural phenomenon.

  • Iconic Sports Commercials: Chicks Dig The Long Ball
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    Iconic Sports Commercials: Chicks Dig The Long Ball

    Remember "Chicks Dig The Long Ball?" This is the story behind that iconic Nike commercial and its famous catchphrase.

  • Iconic Sports Commercials: Tiger Woods' 'Hacky Sack'
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    Iconic Sports Commercials: Tiger Woods' 'Hacky Sack'

    Remember when Tiger Woods juggled a golf ball on his club? This is the story of how Nike turned some impromptu footage into an iconic commercial.

  • Iconic Sports Commercials: Larry Johnson's Grandmama
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    Iconic Sports Commercials: Larry Johnson's Grandmama

    Remember Larry Johnson's 'Grandmama?' This is the story behind Converse persuading one of the NBA's most intimidating players to wear a flower-print dress and pearls.

  • Iconic Sports Commercials: Michael Jordan and Mars Blackmon
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    Iconic Sports Commercials: Michael Jordan and Mars Blackmon

    Remember Mars Blackmon? This is the story of the Nike campaign that made Michael Jordan irresistible to the masses.

  • Making sense of chaos? Algos scour social media for clues to crypto moves
    Reuters

    Making sense of chaos? Algos scour social media for clues to crypto moves

    After months of relative calm in cryptocurrency markets, bitcoin exploded back into life in April with its sharpest price jump in over a year - but few people could convincingly explain why. The 20% leap focused investors' attention on one of the enduring mysteries of cryptocurrencies: what moves the price of an emerging asset in an opaque, largely unregulated market? Hedge funds and asset managers seeking an edge are training computers to scrape social media sites for triggers that could move the price of digital currencies.

  • Iconic Sports Commercials: Mean Joe Greene's 'Hey kid, catch!'
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    Iconic Sports Commercials: Mean Joe Greene's 'Hey kid, catch!'

    Remember when Mean Joe Greene tossed his jersey to a little kid? This is the story behind the iconic Coca-Cola commercial that made America realize Greene wasn't so mean.