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The GOP wants Paul Ryan to be the next speaker of the House, but the congressman from Wisconsin must be elected by the full House on Today to make it official. Republicans hope Ryan can do what retiring Speaker John Boehner couldn’t: unite the fractious Republican conference.
New phone with shatterproof screen now for sale–—How does a new smartphone stand out in a sea of smartphones? Shatterproof screen. Two-day battery life. At least, Motorola and Verizon hope that will do the trick. The carriers start selling the Droid Turbo 2 Today.
Pottery Barn Kids recalling water bottles over lead paint. stainless steel Avengers and Darth Vader Water Bottles are being recalled.
A man impersonating an Uber driver picked up a woman earlier this month, according to Portland police. There were no threats of violence or inappropriate contact. The woman ordered an Uber pickup at Southeast Grand Avenue and Alder Street just after midnight A few minutes later, she said a blue Toyota RAV4 pulled up to her. She asked the driver if he was her Uber driver and the man said he was.
As they crossed the Morrison Bridge, the woman got a call from her real Uber driver and she told the man to pull over immediately– The man pulled over and let the woman out without incident.