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How Popular Was Lincoln? Best President Ever List Includes Obama, FDR, Washington And Other Favorite Leaders

Abraham Lincoln, who would've turned 208 this week, just got a nice little belated birthday gift. He was rated as the best president in the history of the United States in a ranking released by C-SPAN Friday.
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Following an emergency decision to move to Amazon Web Services, Iceland’s Wow Air has wholeheartedly bought into the cloud
Warning: Some readers may find details in this article triggering. Amelia Roskin-Frazee was only a few months into her first year at Columbia University when she says she was raped in her own bed. Tw
The prince, who is four in July, will attend a preparatory school in south London from September.
Elon Musk has stated that he is "fairly confident" that Model 3 deliveries will start by the end of 2017. Tesla stock was on the rise during late morning trading Friday. READ MORE: Tesla CEO Musk Twee
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Intensified competition, especially after RJio’s launch, has affected the telco’s financial performance
This premium Samsung has the iPad and laptops in its sights.        
Former “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo” star Mama June slimmed down to under 200 pounds, but on the sneak-peek clip for Friday’s episode of “Mama June: From Not to Hot,” which was obtained by People Magazi
Will expand control options to let advertisers choose the right content, says Rajan Anandan, VP, Google India
Researchers at Brandeis University in Massachusetts are inching close to the creation of a new kind of matter -- a self-propelling liquid.
The latest company to deliver good job news from the Oval Office: Charter Communications.        
Customers of these start-ups liked their offerings so much they turned investors
There are plenty of ways to support the planet, like calling lawmakers and donating to causes.        
Tech veteran and CEO coach Kim Scott offers advice for young women and CEOs on closing the gender gap.        
WikiLeaks released its latest cache of confidential C.I.A. documents Thursday as part of its "Vault 7" operation, exposing the U.S.
Two astronauts are spacewalking outside the International Space Station (ISS) on Friday for upgrading the orbiting lab for the arrival of future space crews.
A patent that adjusts how your Apple Watch reacts in one particular set of circumstances - when you're driving - has intriguing consequences.
Two astronauts left the International Space Station on Friday to prepare the orbiting laboratory for the arrival of commercial space taxis and to tackle some maintenance.
The Hawaiian federal judge who struck down President Donald Trump’s most recent executive order banning citizens from six Muslim-majority countries from traveling to the U.S. has become the target of
The Recording Academy shows how to hit all the right notes with social media, building your brand, your following, and your insights to create even better experiences for your audience.
A decade after the genre's peak, virtual reality turns out to be the perfect medium for indulging the rock-god fantasy. The post Rock Band VR Shreds the Rhythm-Game Paradigm appeared first on WIRED.
An unlikely rivalry may be brewing on “Game of Thrones” in Season 7. When last season came to a close, it was clear that Jaime Lannister wasn’t thrilled about Cersei’s sudden rise to power. Will the
The streaming-video service is hogging talent and pushing up prices, spurring pushback from rival TV producers who once saw it as a partner.
“Teen Mom 2” star Javi Marroquin confirmed he was dating “Real World” star Madison Channing Walls, but she won’t be meeting his 3-year-old son, Lincoln, just yet. It doesn’t have anything to do with
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Real estate start-up Square Yards has launched an international property portal,, for enabling global cross border real estate investments. Square Yards is now replicating ...
As more number of Indians visit countries around the world,the 3rd largest startup ecosystem is fulfilling their requirements in terms of currency exchange, food, accommodation and flight bookings.
According to The Business Times, Singapore is in talks with firms to make 'flying taxis' their new mode of transportation in 2030.        
Starbucks will start offering the ability to text gift cards with Apple Pay and iMessage.
The latest Google-powered smartwatches have gone live over at Baselworld 2017
ATP has completed a trial using high-resolution medical grade sensors that measure the biometrics of tennis players
Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor is the No.1 topic of discussion in the world of both MMA and boxing. The two fighters continue to trade barbs through the media, and it’s looking more and more lik
Virinchi Technologies has won the Best Indian SME Company award at the Hyderabad Software Exporters’ Association (HYSEA) annual summit. While Virtusa (India) and GE (India) Exports bagged the Best...
Scientists have developed a simple blood test that can detect cancer, and where it is in the body, before symptoms emerge. The non-invasive test could be included in annual health check-ups, research

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Russian Foreign Ministry commented on the reports on sending of military convoy to Armenia through Georgia.
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Number of newly-minted millionaires at Europe's big banks is shrinking

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PPG chief snubbed by Akzo during Netherlands visit

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Wall St. pares gains as healthcare bill vote awaited

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Survivor’s Malcolm Freberg disses JT Thomas: ‘He’s a moron’

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Raptors-Heat: DeRozan reaches a new level

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New York City's garment manufacturing industry to get $51.3 million investment package

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Speaker Ryan rushes to the White House for a last-minute meeting with Trump

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Keystone Pipeline and other Trump energy policies could help swamp Mar-a-Lago

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Jake Gyllenhaal begs Ryan Reynolds to pick up the stupid phone already, man

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Chet Cunningham, author who defied writer's block by churning out 450 books, dies at 88

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The joy of meatloaf, that iconic comfort food

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A man becomes impossibly pedantic and gets a reality TV show in 'The One-Eyed Man' by Ron Currie Jr.

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California Uber drivers would need only one business license under new legislation

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