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A green beer that looks like algae? It's all for clean water
Technology
Published in 18-9-2018
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TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) There are spicy beers and even peanut butter beers, made to stand out on crowded shelves. Then there's a murky, green brew that looks a lot like algae. It's making a statement on the one ingredient brewers can't do without clean water. The ghastly-looking "Alegae Bloom" beer made by Maumee Bay Brewing Co., which relies on Lake Erie for its water, is a good conver ...>>
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New era in virtual reality therapy for common phobias
Technology
Published in 18-9-2018
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Dick Tracey didn't have to visit a tall building to get over his fear of heights. He put on a virtual reality headset. Through VR, he rode an elevator to a high-rise atrium that looked so real he fell to his knees. "I needed to search with my hand for something solid around me," he said. He told himself, "I must look stupid. Let's just stand up. Nothing's going to happen." Virtual r ...>>
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1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests
Technology
Published in 18-9-2018
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LOS ANGELES (AP) After announcing that he'll take the first-ever commercial rocket trip around the moon, Yusaku Maezawa said he wants company for the weeklong journey. The Japanese billionaire said he plans to invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and other creative people to join him on board the SpaceX rocket "to inspire the dreamer in all of us." The Big Falcon Rocket is sche ...>>
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Moonstruck Japan tycoon to blast off on 1st SpaceX trip
Technology
Published in 18-9-2018
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TOKYO (AP) The Japanese billionaire who Tesla chief Elon Musk says plans to blast off on the first-ever private commercial space trip aboard the SpaceX Big Falcon Rocket often makes headlines in Japan. The SpaceX mission, set for takeoff in 2023, is just the latest exploit in tycoon Yusaka Maezawa's colorful and ambitious career: FASHION BRAND Maezawa, 42, is the chief executive of Start Tod ...>>
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Report: Baylor officials did nothing after being notified of assaults
Technology
Published in 18-9-2018
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According to an alleged victim of multiple assaults by an ex-football player, Baylor coach Art Briles and university president Ken Starr did nothing after being informed.

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NASA selects KBR to study commercial enterprise in low-Earth orbit
Business
Published in 18-9-2018
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NASA selected Houston-based KBR to study the future of commercial enterprise in low-Earth orbit. KBR is one of 13 companies to receive a contract.

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Gen Z says it plans to buy homes soon, despite college debt
Business
Published in 18-9-2018
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Eighty-three percent of Gen Z (people born after 1995) intend to buy a home within a next year, according to a generational survey conducted by PropertyShark.

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Wage negotiations won't be part of redeveloping Bush Airport's international terminal
Business
Published in 18-9-2018
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Requiring an increase in what United Airlines pays employees will not be part of redeveloping the international terminal at Bush Intercontinental Airport, a Houston airport official said last week.

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Sysco taps CEO Tom Bené as new board chairman
Business
Published in 18-9-2018
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Sysco Corp. CEO Tom Bené has been named the company's board chairman.

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Kroger plans renovation to East End store
Business
Published in 18-9-2018
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A building permit was filed for the East End Kroger, one of the chains older stores.

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Lexus tops vehicle dependability study for 7th straight year
Economy
Published in 18-9-2018
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DETROIT - Lexus is the most dependable vehicle brand for the seventh consecutive year in J.D. Power's annual survey. Porsche, Buick, Infiniti and Kia round out the top five brands in the survey. The worst performers were Chrysler, Land Rover, Fiat, Jeep and Cadillac. The survey measures problems that vehicle owners experience after three years of ownership. For this year's survey, J.D. P ...>>
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Children's author Asher expelled from writer organization over harassment
Economy
Published in 18-9-2018
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NEW YORK - Best-selling children's author Jay Asher has been expelled from a prominent writers organization because of allegations about sexual harassment. Lin Oliver, executive director of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, said this week that Asher had violated the society's harassment code. He was banned last year, but the news only came to light with the ri ...>>
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Tax overhaul may mean more acrimonious divorce negotiations
Economy
Published in 18-9-2018
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NEW YORK - President Donald Trump's tax law could make divorce an even more miserable experience, according to a new survey of the nation's top matrimonial attorneys. Almost two-thirds of respondents said they expect divorce negotiations to become more acrimonious following a change to the tax treatment of alimony, a poll by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers showed. The new law ...>>
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8 things that will be more expensive in August
Economy
Published in 18-9-2018
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As the summer season starts to wind down, you'll find plenty of discounts from retailers that are trying to clear their shelves. But that doesn't mean you're going to score a great deal on everything you see.

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After Hurricane Harvey, Houston economy grows. But what about next time?
Economy
Published in 18-9-2018
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Regional economic indicators took a little dip last fall after the storm, but have otherwise resumed growth, supported by a healthy national economy and a recovering oil market. But the next storm may not be the same.

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