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A woman browses her smartphone in Philadelphia in April 8, 2019.

Add facial cuts, bruises and fractures to the risks from cellphones and carelessly using them. That's according to a study published Thursday that found a spike in U.S. emergency room treatment for these mostly minor injuries. Read more here.Read more

Oxycodone

More time is needed to sort out whether the CEO of OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma should receive a $1.3 million bonus next year, but the company should be allowed to pay about $35 million in bonuses to 682 other employees, the judge overseeing the company's bankruptcy case said. Read more here.Read more

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Airbnb is taking more steps to crack down on parties and nuisance guests in the wake of a Halloween shooting at an Airbnb rental in a San Francisco suburb. Read more here.Read more

Cover art for the upcoming "Strange Academy" comic book.

 The  city known for 19th century Voodoo queen Marie Laveau and for the tarot card readers who tell fortunes in its historic French Quarter is about to play host to a different kind of sorcerer — at least in the Marvel comics universe. Read more here.Read more

Author James Patterson poses for a portrait in New York on Aug. 30, 2016.

Bookstore employees from Mystic, Connecticut to Houston and San Francisco all have a happy holiday story to share: a $500 bonus from bestselling author James Patterson. Read for more.Read more

A U.S. naval ship can been seen from Pearl Harbor National Memorial Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019, in Honolulu.

An active duty U.S. sailor whose submarine was docked at Pearl Harbor opened fire on three civilian employees Wednesday, killing two and then taking his own life just days before dignitaries and veterans descend on the base for the 78th anniversary of the Japanese attack. Read more here.Read more

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., makes a statement at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announces the House is drafting articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. Read more here.Read more

Traffic backs up at the main gates after a shooting at Pearl Harbor Naval shipyard, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2019.

The military says security forces are responding to reports of a shooting at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard. Read more here. Read more

TK Holdings Inc. headquarters in Auburn Hills, Mich.

A new and distinct problem has been discovered in air bags made by the now bankrupt company Takata which has led to at least one death. Read more here. Read more

The Irishman

The New York Film Critics Circle named “The Irishman” the year's best film on Wednesday, handing Martin Scorsese's mob epic its second such honor in two days. Read more here.Read more

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