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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg vows to combat election interference

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg condemned Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and promised to do more to stop it in the future in remarks on Thursday after announcing the social media giant would release some 3,000 ads believed to bought by Russian operatives during the 2016 election. His comments come after Facebook revealed earlier …

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Woman wins $133M Powerball jackpot after playing the same numbers for 30 years

Sean Gladwell/Hemera/Thinkstock(GRAND JUNCTION, Colo.) — One Colorado woman’s persistence finally paid off after 30 years of playing the exact same lottery numbers — she won a $133.2 million Powerball jackpot. Judy Finchum, 67, purchased a winning Advance Play ticket on Saturday, her dog Tillie’s birthday, and woke up stunned to see that she had all five out of the winning …

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UK store lets you pay by giving cashier the finger

Wavebreak Media/Thinkstock(LONDON) — A grocery store in the UK has become the first-ever to let customers pay by having them give the finger — their pointer finger, that is, not its naughty neighbor. Customers at the Costcutter store in London can present their fingertip for a scan, and the unique vein pattern inside each of our fingers can be used …

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This Lyft's for you: Budweiser offers up to 150K free rides for drinkers

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — While Budweiser obviously wants people to have a good time, the beer company doesn’t want people getting behind the wheel after doing so, so it’s partnering with the ride share company Lyft. Expanding a pilot program started last year, Budweiser will provide up to 150,000 free round-trip rides — worth 10 bucks each way — via Lyft …

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