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Lava bomb hits tour boat in Hawaii and injures 23 people

Hawaii's youngest volcano, Kilauea, continues to erupt and flow into the sea — which means lava bombs. An airborne blob of volcanic lava hit a tour boat off the eastern edge of Hawaii's Big Island on Monday morning, injuring 23 people. SEE
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Jimmy Fallon hits back at Trump's 'be a man' tweet by donating to refugee charity

Donald Trump and Jimmy Fallon are getting into it on Twitter, following revelations of the late night host's regret over a pre-election interview from 2016. Fallon revealed to The Hollywood Reporter that he would've done the interview differently,
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Waymo hits 7 million self-driving miles, eyes Europe expansion

Waymo is still chugging along with plans to offer a truly driverless car service in the Phoenix, Arizona, area by the end of this year — but it's also moving its self-driving sights to Europe.  At the Automotive News Europe Congress in
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Ethereum hits $800 ahead of its big week

Ethereum, the second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap (behind Bitcoin), has a potentially tumultuous week ahead, but investors don't seem to care.  The price of ether briefly hit $800 on Friday (it's currently trading at about $795), a
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Uber suspends self-driving program after driverless car hits and kills pedestrian

UPDATE: March 19, 2018, 12:23 p.m. PDT Tempe police spokesperson Detective Lily Duran said in an email the crash was reported around 10 p.m. Sunday night. She did not have details on when the woman died. An update from the Tempe mayor Monday
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Hitsville

The latest episode my Akimbo podcast is about hits. (Click then scroll down to see all the episodes, or, even better, subscribe for free...) The hit that sweeps an industry, like a thresher through a wheat field. The one that...   
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Imagine the hits from 'Hamilton' given the 'Weird Al' Yankovic treatment

Fans of Hamilton need to hit play on 'Weird Al' Yankovic's bonkers new medley. Dubbed "The Hamilton Polka," Yankovic's new release is a crazy mashup of hits from the Broadway musical, with takes on "My Shot," "Wait For It," "The Schuyler Sisters,"