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Vermont bill proposes under-21 cellphone ban

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A bill has been proposed in Vermont that would ban cellphone use or ownership for those under 21. The bill states lawmakers have concluded those under 21 “aren’t mature enough” to possess guns, smoke cigarettes or drink alcohol and the same should apply to

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Robot Making Pizza Debuts

LAS VEGAS (AP) – Among the many robots at the CES gadget show in Las Vegas this week is one busily making pizzas for hungry crowds. The robot from Picnic resembles an assembly line and can churn out 300 12-inch pies in an hour. Humans are still needed, though. A worker slides a frozen crust

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Search called off in mystery drone case

DENVER, Co (AP) – A Colorado sheriff has rescinded his previous call for the public to be on the lookout for a command vehicle that may be operating the mysterious groups of drones spotted in recent weeks over parts of Colorado and Nebraska. The Phillips County Sheriff’s Office said

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Florida mom has two sets of twins born in 2019

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) – A Florida mom says doctors told her she had a better chance of winning the lottery than of giving birth to two sets of twins in the same year. But Alexzandria Wolliston says she feels like she hit the jackpot with the births of Mark and Malakhi in March and

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