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Cozy up with a snowman in Pentatonix’s ‘Coldest Winter’ video

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Christmas music comes in many forms, as shown by internet a cappella sensation Pentatonix in their new single "Coldest Winter." The band released an official video on Saturday featuring an adorable snowman's holiday journey through love.

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The song first appeared on Pentatonix' Christmas album, which came out in October and is available for download and purchase now. Still, nothing drives a holiday album home like a lot of swirly snow visualsA Pentatonix Christmas is the band's second yuletide LP, following 2015's That's Christmas To Me. Read more…

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CIA confirms Russian interference in election, Trump team challenges report

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Donald Trump's presidential transition team on Saturday challenged the veracity of U.S. intelligence assessments that Russia was trying to tip the November election to the Republican. A top Senate Democrat demanded a full congressional investigation.

The CIA has now concluded with "high confidence" that Moscow was not only interfering with the election, but that its actions were intended to help Trump, according to a senior U.S. official. The assessment is based in part on evidence that Russian actors had hacked Republicans as well as Democrats but were only releasing information harmful to Trump's rival, Hillary Clinton. Read more…

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Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson, climate archvillain, to be named secretary of state

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If it weren't real, it might read like a dark climate change comedy.

President-elect Donald J Trump is expected to turn to the leader of America's largest oil company, and the main villain in a new wave of climate change activism, to lead the State Department: ExxonMobil Corp. CEO Rex Tillerson. Multiple news organizations reported the pick on Saturday.

Tillerson has worked at Exxon for his entire career, which is important since Exxon is currently under investigation for misleading its investors and the American public about the threat of global warming since the 1970s. The investigations and environmental activism surrounding it are known by the hashtag #ExxonKnew. Read more…

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Companies that pay their CEOs too much could start paying for it in taxes

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What's one way to stop companies from paying their CEOs too much? Taxes.

Portland, Ore. this week passed a law that penalizes companies whose chief executives make more than 100 times the median pay of their workers.

The tax, approved by Portland's city council, is a way of combatting income inequality.

SEE ALSO: Facebook cofounder and others pledge $10 million toward universal basic income research

Companies will have to pay an additional 10 percent in taxes if they violate the rule, according to the New York Times. If a chief executive earns more than 250 times as much as his employees taxes will increase 25 percent. Read more…

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Original ’Star Wars’ trilogy retold in 8-bit, arcade-style graphics

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There's no shortage of Star Wars games, but you've never seen it quite like this. Get ready to feel nostalgic in whole new dimensions as our CineFix series, 8-bit Cinema, retells the entire story of the original Star Wars trilogy through classic 8-bit animation.

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