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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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  • Inspector warned duck boat company of design flaws last year

    Inspector warned duck boat company of design flaws last year

    Saturday, July 21 2018 6:13 PM EDT2018-07-21 22:13:02 GMT
    Saturday, July 21 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-07-21 22:49:41 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). A man looks at an idled duck boat in the parking lot of Ride the Ducks Saturday, July 21, 2018 in Branson, Mo. One of the company's duck boats capsized Thursday night resulting in several deaths on Table Rock Lake.(AP Photo/Charlie Riedel). A man looks at an idled duck boat in the parking lot of Ride the Ducks Saturday, July 21, 2018 in Branson, Mo. One of the company's duck boats capsized Thursday night resulting in several deaths on Table Rock Lake.
    A private inspector says he warned the company operating duck boats in Missouri about serious design flaws, less than a year before the accident that killed 17 people.
    A private inspector says he warned the company operating duck boats in Missouri about serious design flaws, less than a year before the accident that killed 17 people.
  • 'Wonder Woman,' 'Aquaman' and 'Shazam!" thrill Comic-Con

    'Wonder Woman,' 'Aquaman' and 'Shazam!" thrill Comic-Con

    Saturday, July 21 2018 2:56 PM EDT2018-07-21 18:56:24 GMT
    Saturday, July 21 2018 6:49 PM EDT2018-07-21 22:49:35 GMT
    (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). Moderator Aisha Tyler speaks at the Warner Bros. Theatrical panel on day three of Comic-Con International on Saturday, July 21, 2018, in San Diego.(Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP). Moderator Aisha Tyler speaks at the Warner Bros. Theatrical panel on day three of Comic-Con International on Saturday, July 21, 2018, in San Diego.
    Gal Gadot and director Patty Jenkins unveil early 'Wonder Woman 1984' footage at Comic-Con.
    Gal Gadot and director Patty Jenkins unveil early 'Wonder Woman 1984' footage at Comic-Con.
  • MGM turns to never-tested law to sue Vegas shooting victims

    MGM turns to never-tested law to sue Vegas shooting victims

    Friday, July 20 2018 4:52 PM EDT2018-07-20 20:52:38 GMT
    Saturday, July 21 2018 6:48 PM EDT2018-07-21 22:48:32 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ronda Churchill, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2017 file photo, an American flag waves near a police barricade on the Las Vegas Strip with the MGM Grand hotel and casino in the background after a mass shooting in Las Vegas. The unprecedented ...(AP Photo/Ronda Churchill, File). FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2017 file photo, an American flag waves near a police barricade on the Las Vegas Strip with the MGM Grand hotel and casino in the background after a mass shooting in Las Vegas. The unprecedented ...
    The unprecedented move from MGM Resorts International to sue hundreds of victims of last year's mass shooting in Las Vegas relies on an obscure U.S. law never tested in court.
    The unprecedented move from MGM Resorts International to sue hundreds of victims of last year's mass shooting in Las Vegas relies on an obscure U.S. law never tested in court.
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