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U.S. Republican presidential candidate and Texas Senator Ted Cruz, speaks at a rally at Ground Zero in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, February 10, 2016.  REUTERS/Randall Hill - RTX26E0U

Republicans head to South Carolina, Democrats debate on PBS

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Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders won major victories in the New Hampshire Primaries and Republican Ted Cruz and Democrat Hillary Clinton banked majorities in the Iowa Caucuses. Continue reading

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Outsiders Trump and Sanders win New Hampshire primary

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Washington outsiders Donald Trump and Senator Bernie Sanders won big in the New Hampshire primary Tuesday night. Continue reading

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Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton (L) and former U.S. President Bill Clinton pose with supporters during a campaign stop at Manchester Community College in Manchester, New Hampshire February 8, 2016.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif - RTX2620U

Hillary Clinton supporters clash with young females, Sanders supporters

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Hillary Clinton found herself navigating controversy this week stemming from comments made by her supporters. Continue reading

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How drones could help predict tornadoes

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A multi-million dollar science grant will help researchers look at new ways to predict severe weather in Oklahoma where 100 tornadoes struck in just the past year. Continue reading

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The DraftKings Inc. app and FanDuel Inc. website are arranged for a photograph in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, Oct. 5, 2015. Fantasy sports companies DraftKings Inc. and FanDuel Inc. raised a total of $575 million in July from investors including KKR & Co., 21st Century Fox Inc. and Major League Baseball to attract players to games that pay out millions of dollars in cash prizes in daily contests. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Fantasy sports: gambling or skills-based fun?

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Online fantasy sports leagues have exploded in popularity as companies scramble to attract new players to the online betting forums, but the odds of making money are not in the average players’ favor.
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