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  • President Trump was the world's most tweeted about leader in 2017, but his tweets were not the most popular. That's according to annual data released by Twitter. His predecessor, President Obama had two out of the ten most re-tweeted posts this year. But no one could catch Carter Wilkerson, a teenager who's request for a year's worth of free Wendy's chicken nuggets topped the chart with 3.6 million retweets.
  • Anxiously waiting for your Cyber Monday purchase to arrive?  Well, you may have to wait a couple of extra days. UPS is struggling to keep up with shipments after record sales on the U.S. Shopping holiday.The parcel service handles packages from retailers amazon, Walmart and Macy's 
  •  Lamborghini introduced the Urus, the world's fastest SUV. It goes from zero to 62 mph in 3.6 seconds and can hit speeds of 190 mph. It can fit five people and will arrive in the U.S. Next spring. The base price starts at $200,000. 
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  • San Francisco restaurants open kitchens to refugee chefs

    San Francisco restaurants open kitchens to refugee chefs

    Sunday, June 24 2018 1:03 PM EDT2018-06-24 17:03:48 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:14 PM EDT2018-06-24 18:14:12 GMT
    (AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). In this photo taken June 20, 2018, Muna Anaee, prepares a ball of khobz orouk, a flatbread she would eat frequently in her native Iraq, at the Tawla restaurant kitchen in San Francisco during the inaugural Refugee Food Fest...(AP Photo/Lorin Eleni Gill). In this photo taken June 20, 2018, Muna Anaee, prepares a ball of khobz orouk, a flatbread she would eat frequently in her native Iraq, at the Tawla restaurant kitchen in San Francisco during the inaugural Refugee Food Fest...
    Restaurants in the U.S. - five of them in San Francisco - opened their kitchens for the first time to a program that allows refugees to showcase their cuisines and culinary skills.
    Restaurants in the U.S. - five of them in San Francisco - opened their kitchens for the first time to a program that allows refugees to showcase their cuisines and culinary skills.
  • Days after buying Time Warner, AT&T launches new TV service

    Days after buying Time Warner, AT&T launches new TV service

    Thursday, June 21 2018 6:51 AM EDT2018-06-21 10:51:51 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-06-24 18:12:12 GMT
    AT&T is launching a new streaming service incorporating networks from the Time Warner company it just bought.
    AT&T is launching a new streaming service incorporating networks from the Time Warner company it just bought.
  • Police: Backup driver in fatal Uber crash was distracted

    Police: Backup driver in fatal Uber crash was distracted

    Friday, June 22 2018 9:52 AM EDT2018-06-22 13:52:25 GMT
    Sunday, June 24 2018 2:12 PM EDT2018-06-24 18:12:10 GMT
    (National Transportation Safety Board via AP). FILE - In this March 20, 2018 file photo provided by the National Transportation Safety Board, investigators examine a driverless Uber SUV that fatally struck a woman in Tempe, Ariz.  An Arizona police rep...(National Transportation Safety Board via AP). FILE - In this March 20, 2018 file photo provided by the National Transportation Safety Board, investigators examine a driverless Uber SUV that fatally struck a woman in Tempe, Ariz. An Arizona police rep...
    An Arizona police report says the human backup driver in an Uber autonomous SUV was streaming "The Voice" on Hulu just before the vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian in March.
    An Arizona police report says the human backup driver in an Uber autonomous SUV was streaming "The Voice" on Hulu just before the vehicle struck and killed a pedestrian in March.
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