Virtual unknown shakes up the Boston Marathon with a second-place finish

(CNN)Desiree Linden made history at this year’s Boston Marathon as the first American woman to win the storied race since 1985. In her second career marathon race, Sarah Sellers wasn’t listed as one of the elite runners. According to The Wall Street Journal, she doesn’t have any sponsors. Still, Sellers…

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How Much Water Should You Actually Drink Every Day?

Everyone knows humans need water and we can’t survive without it. We’ve all heard we should be aiming for eight glasses, or two litres of water per day. This target seems pretty steep when you think about how much water that actually is, and don’t we also get some water…

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Ferrari QuietlyVery QuietlyTests Electric Car

A video posted on YouTube last month shows a car at the Ferrari track making no sound as it accelerates from a full stop. While Ferrari has no plans to produce a full-electric car before 2022, the company is developing vehicles that will show “the full power of electrification,” Marchionne told…

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Buffett-Backed China Carmaker Gets More Love Than Tesla

BYD’s HK-traded shares get 18 buy rating vs 15 at year end China grants for longer range models may boost BYD earnings BYD Co. this year has not shaken analyst confidence in the Warren Buffett-backed Chinese electric carmaker. Long-term growth prospects for China’s new-energy vehicle market are overshadowing concerns about…

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CA also used sex compass and other quiz apps for sucking Facebook data, says former employee

Brittney Kaiser, a former employee for Cambridge Analytica — who left the company in January and is today giving evidence in front of a UK parliament committee that’s investigating online misinformation — has suggested that data on far more Facebook users may have found its way into the consultancy’s hands…

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Body of last missing family member found in California river

April 12: File photo shows the Eel River in Northern California.  (Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office via AP) Inside were the bodies of Sandeep Thottapilly, 41, and 9-year-old Saachi Thottapilly. The boy’s mother, Soumya Thottapilly, 38, was found Friday miles from the crash site in an area previously covered with water…

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