2018年7月26日 星期四

(2018/07/26 10:01) The Newest Breaking News

(2018/07/26 10:01) The Newest Breaking News


Brock Turner, former Stanford swimmer, appeals his sexual assault conviction - Los Angeles Times

  
Los Angeles TimesBrock Turner, former Stanford swimmer, appeals his sexual assault convictionLos Angeles TimesA lawyer for former Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner argued Tuesday that his client's attempted rape conviction should be overturned. Turner never intended to rape an unconscious woman, he said. Eric Multhaup told a California appeals court in ...Attorney argues Brock Turner's sexual assault conviction should be overturnedNBCNews.comBrock Turner, Stanford student convicted of rape, practiced 'sexual outercourse,' attorney saysAtlanta Journal ConstitutionAttorney for former Stanford swimmer Brock Turner makes 'outercourse' argument in appeal of sex assault convictionABC NewsSlate Magazine -BBC News -The Mercury News -SFGateall 193 news articles »......

Lots of parked cars damaged in separate incidents in New Jersey, Nevada

  
A drunken driver plowed into at least 36 cars in a New Jersey city early Wednesday, causing thousands of dollars in damage and sending himself and two female passengers to a hospital, police said.......

Ex-California congressman submits proposal to ban noncitizens from voting in state elections

  
A former GOP congressman proposed a new measure on Wednesday that would ban noncitizens from voting in state elections, The Los Angeles Times reported.......

Police arrest man in connection to California wildfires - ABC News

  
ABC NewsPolice arrest man in connection to California wildfiresABC NewsPolice in California have arrested a 32-year-old man accused of setting multiple wildfires in Riverside County on Wednesday. Interested in California Wildfires? Add California Wildfires as an interest to stay up to date on the latest California ...32-Year-Old Arrested, Accused of Setting Destructive Cranston Fire in IdyllwildNBC Southern Californiaall 136 news articles »......

Dozens heard Amelia Earhart radio for help after crashing into Pacific: report - Fox News

  
Fox NewsDozens heard Amelia Earhart radio for help after crashing into Pacific: reportFox NewsDozens of people from around the world heard Amelia Earhart and her navigator Freed Noonan radio for help after crashing into the Pacific Ocean and becoming stranded on a remote island, according to researchers. The International Group for Historic ...and more »......

Obituary: Mary Ellis the air pioneer

  
Mary Ellis, who has died aged 101, delivered Spitfires and bombers to RAF bases in World War Two.......

Newsnight apologises for Imran Khan mix-up

  
The BBC programme opened with footage of former cricketer Wasim Akram but referred to him as Imran Khan.......

Meet the NHS duo keeping the elderly safe at home

  
An NHS scheme in Burnley aims to keep people safe at home and reduce hospital admissions.......

Celtic 3-1 Rosenborg: Brendan Rodgers says side could have scored 'five or six'

  
Celtic could have scored "five or six goals" in an "absolutely magnificent" Champions League qualification win over Rosenborg, says boss Brendan Rodgers.......

Man detonates small explosive device near US embassy in Beijing

  
Around 1 p.m. local time there was an explosion near the US embassy in Beijing.......

After deadly shooting, Toronto wants to ban handgun sales

  
Days after a shooting rampage in Toronto killed two people, its city council voted overwhelmingly to urge its federal government to ban the sale of handguns in the city. ......

Taiwan denounces China moves to limit its global profile

  
Taiwan on Thursday denounced China's latest moves to increase its global isolation, saying residents of the self-governing island would reject attempts to deny its existence.......

First Industrial Realty Trust: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

  
CHICAGO (AP) _ First Industrial Realty Trust Inc. (FR) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter.......

Trump just said something truly terrifying

  
If you blinked, you might have missed it. ......

Timelapse video captures 'microburst' storm

  
The Nevada Seismological Lab has released timelapse video that shows a microburst storm south of Las Vegas.......

New plan to protect the Great Barrier Reef

  
The Australian government released an updated "Reef 2050 Plan" stating that global warming is causing coral bleaching.......

Deadly dam collapse is 'worst disaster in decades'

  
The collapse of a hydropower dam that left at least 26 dead and more than 6,000 homeless in Southern Laos is the worst disaster faced by the small Southeast Asian country in decades, Laos Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulit said at a news conference Wednesday.......

After deadly shooting, Toronto wants to ban handgun sales in the city

  
Days after a shooting rampage in Toronto killed two people, its city council voted overwhelmingly to urge its federal government to ban the sale of handguns in the city. ......

'Start Here': Pompeo, trade deals and Mars. What you need to know to start your day

  
It's Thursday, July 26, 2018. Here are some of the stories we're talking about on ABC News' new daily podcast, "Start Here."......

Toronto Attack Revives Debate Over ISIS' Call to Arms to the Mentally Ill

  
Religious fanaticism or mental disorder? After the Islamic State claimed the gunman who shot 15 in Toronto as one of its one, the debate was rekindled.......

Improved DNA technique used to identify man killed in Sept. 11 terror attacks - CNN

  
CNNImproved DNA technique used to identify man killed in Sept. 11 terror attacksCNN(CNN) The remains of a man killed during the Sept. 11 terror attack in New York have been identified 17 years later. The New York medical examiners' office on Wednesday identified the victim as Scott Michael Johnson, 26, who worked at an investment ...9/11 victim identified nearly 17 years after terror attacksNew York Daily News9/11 victim reportedly ID'ed 17 years later due to DNA testingFox News9/11 victim identified using DNA testingNew York PostNew York Timesall 31 news articles »......

Explosion outside US Embassy in Beijing injures the suspected bomber - Washington Post

  
Washington PostExplosion outside US Embassy in Beijing injures the suspected bomberWashington PostBEIJING — A 26-year-old man detonated a homemade bomb outside the U.S. Embassy in Beijing on Thursday, injuring only himself and filling the air with smoke, police and witnesses said. The bomb, which officers said resembled a firecracker, exploded in ...Blast Rocks Area Outside United States Embassy in BeijingNew York TimesExplosive detonated at the US embassy in BeijingCNNExplosion Near US Embassy In BeijingNPRCBS News -CNBC -USA TODAY -BBC Newsall 358 news articles »......

Ex-Stanford swimmer performed 'sexual outercourse,' not rape, lawyer argues in appeal

  
A lawyer for former Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner argued this week that his client's attempted rape conviction should be overturned because he was practicing "sexual outercourse," which the lawyer described as a form of "safe sex."......

Large cloud of smoke rises from area around embassy

  
An explosive was detonated on the street outside the US Embassy in Beijing, close to the main compound. CNN's Matt Rivers reports. ......

Explosive detonated outside US embassy in Beijing

  
An explosive device has been detonated in a public area at the US embassy in Beijing, close to the main compound, an embassy spokesperson told CNN.......

World stocks hit four-month high on EU-U.S. trade breakthrough hopes

  
European stocks opened much higher on Thursday, pushing world stocks to new four-month highs after the European Union and the United States agreed to negotiate on trade, easing some of the fears of a transatlantic trade war. ......

Explosion Near US Embassy In Beijing - NPR

  
NPRExplosion Near US Embassy In BeijingNPRUpdated at 3:55 a.m. ET. A bomb was detonated near the U.S. Embassy in Beijing on Thursday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries other than the bomber himself, according to Chinese and U.S. embassy officials. Chinese police reported that a ...Man explodes small device outside US Embassy in BeijingWashington PostMan injured in small bomb blast at US Embassy in BeijingCBS NewsSmall bomb set off outside US Embassy in Beijing: policeUSA TODAYNew York Times -CNN -Quartz -SFGateall 332 news articles »......

New airport security scanners may mean passengers no longer have to remove personal items

  
New airport scanners at London's Heathrow Airport could mean great things for travelers, especially the ones who are perpetually late.......

Melanie Lynskey talks moving on from 'Two and a Half Men' for Stephen King-inspired series 'Castle Rock'

  
What can be creepier than playing Charlie Sheen's stalker? Being transported to a mysterious town inspired by the King of Horror.......

Krispy Kreme offering deals, 'Glazed Confetti' doughnuts for 81st birthday

  
It's Krispy Kreme's birthday, and the company will sell a dozen doughnuts for $1 if it wants to.......

FOX NEWS FIRST: Republicans move to impeach Rosenstein; Deadline to reunite migrant kids with families looms

  
Plus, Trump gets big victory in averting EU trade war; New secret Cohen recording surfaces......

8 stars who have vanished from the public eye

  
Haven't seen these names in a while.......

Fighting our addiction to going online

  
Screenslaver interrupts this program for an important announcement. ......

Victoria Derbyshire

  
BBC coverage of latest developments......

11 Republicans introduce articles of impeachment against Deputy Attorney General

  
11 House Republicans have introduced articles of impeachment against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. ......

The Mystery of End-of-Life Rallies

  
Palliative care experts say it is not uncommon for people in hospice care to perk up briefly before they die, sometimes speaking clearly or asking for food.......

The City's Buried Treasure Isn't Under the Dirt. It Is the Dirt.

  
Construction sites used to send New York's dirt to landfills upstate. But new research suggests the soil — if you dig deep enough — is a valuable commodity.......

A Fear of Lawsuits Really Does Seem to Result in Extra Medical Tests

  
Doctors are known for complaining about how the malpractice system adds costs. But it has been hard to prove, until now.......

Former cricket great Imran Khan on track to win disputed Pakistan election - CNN

  
CNNFormer cricket great Imran Khan on track to win disputed Pakistan electionCNNIslamabad, Pakistan (CNN) Former cricket star Imran Khan is on course to become Pakistan's next prime minister after violence-marred elections rival parties claimed were "blatantly" rigged. Khan's center-right Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) looks set ...Pakistan election: Ex-cricketer Imran Khan leads in early countingBBC NewsImran Khan supporters celebrate as Pakistan faces electoral chaosYahoo Newsall 4,042 news articles »......

Arson wildfire forces entire California town to evacuate - Fox News

  
Fox NewsArson wildfire forces entire California town to evacuateFox NewsIDYLLWILD, Calif. – A fast-moving wildfire — believed to have been sparked by arson — tore through trees, burned five homes and forced evacuation orders for an entire forest town as California sweltered under a heat wave and battled ferocious fires ...32-Year-Old Arrested, Accused of Setting Destructive Cranston Fire in IdyllwildNBC Southern CaliforniaPolice arrest man suspected of starting California wildfire as crews battle blazesChicago TribuneIdyllwild brush fire spreads to 4700 acres as arson suspect arrestedKABC-TVABC News -@sanbernardinonf -Press-Enterprise -InciWeball 139 news articles »......

Outrage grows over attacks on Muslim cattle traders in India

  
When a mob of Hindu villagers thrashed a Muslim cattle trader last week in western India, police rushed to the scene.......

Frantic relatives search for missing in Athens' morgue

  
Frantic relatives searching for loved ones missing in Greece's deadliest forest fire in decades headed to Athens' morgue Thursday, as rescue crews and volunteers continued searches on land and at sea for potential further victims of the blaze that killed 81 people.......

WATCH: 2 Harvard grads created nude lipsticks -- and more -- for women of color

  
After realizing that women of color couldn't find beauty products made for them, two Harvard grads decided to create a company that did.......

Lunar eclipse: How to watch the blood moon

  
On Friday, skywatchers around the world will be rewarded with the longest total lunar eclipse of the century -- except those in North America. ......

Trump to talk tariffs in farm country, mill town

  
Trump is set to visit Granite City Works, a steel mill in Granite City, Ill., outside of St. Louis.......

Maria Butina's attorney warned against trying her case in the press

  
Maria Butina was in court today, but it was her lawyer's comments to the press that drew the judge's attention. ......

US anticipates North Korea will return remains of 55 service members, official says

  
A U.S. official said North Korea should return some 55 American service members on Friday, Fox News has learned.......

Once again, 'fake news' decried by Trump turns out to be true - Washington Post

  
Washington PostOnce again, 'fake news' decried by Trump turns out to be trueWashington Post"I wanted to make sure, unlike most politicians, that what I said was correct. … When I make a statement, I like to be correct. I want the facts. … Before I make a statement, I need the facts." — President Trump, Aug. 15, 2017. At the Fact Checker ...Michael Cohen tape leak could complicate his legal troublesCNNTrump's Former Lawyer Michael Cohen Recorded Conversation About Stormy Daniels Payment With News AnchorWall Street JournalClinton fixer engineers Michael Cohen's turn against TrumpPoliticoNew York Times -The Hill -USA TODAY -Daily Beastall 1,278 news articles »......

Michael Cohen tape fuels debate about Trump, cash and credibility

  
Lordy, there are tapes—along with a whole new wave of media questions about Donald Trump, his veracity, the break with his former lawyer, and his current lawyer saying "the president is not an idiot."......

Small explosion occurs outside US Embassy in Beijing, but no casualties reported - Washington Post

  
Washington PostSmall explosion occurs outside US Embassy in Beijing, but no casualties reportedWashington PostBEIJING — There was an explosion near the U.S. Embassy in Beijing on Thursday, however only the bomber was injured, according to an embassy spokesperson and eyewitness accounts. The blast occurred in a public area at the embassy's southeast ...Explosive detonated at the US embassy in BeijingCNNBlast Rocks Area Outside United States Embassy in BeijingNew York TimesMan injured in small bomb blast at US Embassy in BeijingCBS NewsCNBC -Yahoo News -USA TODAY -BBC Newsall 299 news articles »......

Facebook Controversies Hit Company Where It Hurts Most: Growth - Bloomberg

  
BloombergFacebook Controversies Hit Company Where It Hurts Most: GrowthBloombergFacebook Inc.'s scandals are finally hitting the company where it hurts: growth. For two years, thanks to stellar growth, the world's biggest social network seemed impervious to mounting criticism over its content policies, its failure to safeguard ...Facebook's Grim Forecast: Privacy Push Will Erode Profits For YearsHuffPostFacebook Just Learned the True Cost of Fixing Its ProblemsWIREDWhat happened on Facebook's nightmare conference call that wiped out nearly $150B in market value in 90 minutes (FB)Yahoo FinanceBuzzFeed Newsall 442 news articles »......

Tammy Bruce: America avoided a disaster -- Look at the Clintons and their pal Harvey Weinstein

  
A year and a half after the fact, we are seeing photographs of Hillary and Bill Clinton at a cozy dinner just weeks after her failed presidential campaign, with accused serial rapist Harvey Weinstein.......

South Korean firm backs off $133B 'treasure ship' claim amid probe

  
A South Korean company on Thursday backed off its claim to have found a sunken Russian warship with an enormous cargo of gold as financial regulators began investigating whether the outlandish treasure tale involved stock market fraud.......

Salmonella outbreaks, largely affecting kids under 5, linked to backyard chickens, ducks, CDC says

  
More than 200 cases of salmonella infection across the U.S. have been linked to contact with backyard chickens, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said in a report this week.......

Segway electric skates face 'hoverboard ban'

  
Self-balancing electric skates designed by Segway will not be allowed on the pavement in the UK.......

Interactive: How hot is it where you are?

  
Compare the temperature in your area to other locations in the UK and around the world.......

How long will it last? Your hot weather questions

  
Your common questions on hot weather answered.......

Hidden landscapes revealed in the parched earth

  
Imprints of old and ancient settlements not seen in known memory are emerging from the soil as the heat takes its toll on greenery.......

Man explodes small device outside US Embassy in Beijing - Washington Post

  
Washington PostMan explodes small device outside US Embassy in BeijingWashington PostBEIJING — A man exploded a small homemade bomb outside the U.S. Embassy in Beijing on Thursday, injuring only himself, according to police and an embassy spokesperson. Photos on social media showed a large amount of smoke and police vehicles ...Explosive detonated at the US embassy in BeijingCNNBlast Rocks Area Outside United States Embassy in BeijingNew York TimesMan injured in small bomb blast at US Embassy in BeijingCBS NewsCNBC -USA TODAY -BBC News -Yahoo Newsall 279 news articles »......

Portland, Ore., to clean up 'disgusting' Occupy ICE camp, calling it biohazard

  
City officials in Portland, Ore., say they'll be cleaning up the "disgusting" Occupy ICE camp after police cleared the area of protesters Wednesday.......

German industry group: Deeds must follow words on U.S.-EU trade

  
Germany's BDI industry association welcomed the outcome of talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on trade as a sign of de-escalation but added that action must follow the words. ......

Why Trump blinked - CNN

  
CNNWhy Trump blinkedCNNWashington (CNN) President Donald Trump has spent weeks drawing battle lines for a trade war with Europe and courting Vladimir Putin -- causing almost universal angst in Washington. On Wednesday, he blinked on both. Trump's decisions to put trade ...US, Europeans Agree to Iron Out Trade DifferencesWall Street JournalFarm groups fear Trump aid won't fix trade damageThe HillIn abrupt shift, Trump makes nice with EU, gets tough on RussiaPoliticoWashington Post -Los Angeles Times -CNBC -ABC Newsall 3,440 news articles »......

Trump relents on EU car tariffs, as US-China fight derails Qualcomm deal - Reuters

  
ReutersTrump relents on EU car tariffs, as US-China fight derails Qualcomm dealReutersWASHINGTON (Reuters) - In what the EU chief called a "major concession," U.S. President Donald Trump agreed on Wednesday to refrain from imposing car tariffs while the two sides launch negotiations to cut other trade barriers, easing the threat of a ...US, Europeans Agree to Iron Out Trade DifferencesWall Street JournalFarm groups fear Trump aid won't fix trade damageThe HillIn abrupt shift, Trump makes nice with EU, gets tough on RussiaPoliticoWashington Post -Los Angeles Times -CNBC -ABC Newsall 3,428 news articles »......

Explosive detonated at the US embassy in Beijing - CNN

  
CNNExplosive detonated at the US embassy in BeijingCNNBeijing (CNN) An explosive has been detonated in a public area at the US Embassy in Beijing, close to the main compound, an embassy spokesperson told CNN. A small amount of debris could be seen at the scene of the explosion, which occurred at about 1 ...Blast Rocks Area Outside United States Embassy in BeijingNew York TimesExplosion or possible fire reported outside US Embassy in BeijingCBS NewsBomb detonated near US embassy in Beijing, but no major injuries reportedCNBCBBC News -Bloomberg -Los Angeles Timesall 212 news articles »......

Blast Rocks Area Outside United States Embassy in Beijing

  
The explosion occurred on Thursday afternoon in an area where Chinese citizens line up each day to apply for visas.......

Blast Rocks Area Outside United States Embassy in Beijing - New York Times

  
New York TimesBlast Rocks Area Outside United States Embassy in BeijingNew York TimesBEIJING — An explosion rocked the street outside the United States Embassy in Beijing on Thursday, rattling a diplomatically sensitive area in the Chinese capital. Smoke filled the air on a street not far from where many Chinese citizens line up each ...Explosive device detonated at the US embassy in BeijingCNNBomb detonated near US embassy in BeijingCNBCExplosion or possible fire reported outside US Embassy in BeijingCBS NewsBloombergall 202 news articles »......

Bomb explodes outside US Embassy in Beijing, suspect injured: report

  
An explosion reportedly occurred outside the U.S. Embassy in Beijing's Chaoyang District on Thursday.......

West Hampstead flats fire: 100 firefighters tackle blaze

  
Crews have the fire under control after evacuating about 50 people from the five-storey building.......

UK citizenship: Brexit fears of EU citizen who lived in Britain for 40 years

  
An EU citizen who lived in the UK for 40 years fears she will not able to return home after Brexit.......

Alleged bomber injures only himself in explosion near US embassy in Beijing

  
Around 1 p.m. local time there was an explosion near the US embassy in Beijing.......

Germany hails U.S.-EU trade reprieve

  
German ministers welcomed an initiative agreed between U.S. President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to ease the threat of a trade war, with one describing it as a breakthrough and another saying it had won the EU time. ......

'Firework device' explodes outside U.S. Embassy in China, slightly wounding suspect: police

  
A suspected "firework device" exploded outside the U.S. Embassy in Beijing on Thursday wounding the 26-year-old male suspect and no one else, police said. ......

Explosive device detonated at the US embassy in Beijing - CNN

  
CNNExplosive device detonated at the US embassy in BeijingCNNBeijing (CNN) A bomb has been detonated in a public area at the US Embassy in Beijing, close to the main compound, an embassy spokesperson told CNN. A small amount of debris could be seen at the scene of the explosion, which occurred at about 1 p.m. ...Blast Heard Near United States Embassy in BeijingNew York TimesBomb detonated near US embassy in BeijingCNBCExplosion or possible fire reported outside US Embassy in BeijingCBS NewsBloomberg -Reuters -BBC Newsall 178 news articles »......

CNN Reporter: White House Called My Questions Inappropriate, Banned Me From Event - NPR

  
NPRCNN Reporter: White House Called My Questions Inappropriate, Banned Me From EventNPRAs an Oval Office photo-op was ending on Wednesday afternoon, CNN reporter Kaitlan Collins fired off a series of questions for President Trump. "Did Michael Cohen betray you, Mr. President?" "Mr. President, are you worried about what Michael Cohen is ...CNN reporter barred from White House event, drawing protests from journalistsWashington PostCNN correspondent restricted from covering open White House eventCBS NewsWhite House bans CNN reporter from Rose Garden event after she peppers Trump with tough questions on Russia ...NBCNews.comHuffPost -Politico -The Hill -Daily Beastall 331 news articles »......

Serena Williams complains of 'discrimination' over frequent drug tests

  
Tennis star Serena Williams went on social media this week, complaining of "discrimination" and alleging she is tested for drug use more frequently than other players.......

Pakistan election: Ex-cricketer Imran Khan leads in early counting

  
Imran Khan is on course to win, but with counting delays it is unclear if he will secure a majority.......

Beijing blast: Small explosive device set off near US embassy

  
Police say the blast was caused by a "suspected firecracker device" and only the attacker was hurt.......

Alleged bomber injures self in explosion near US embassy in Beijing

  
Around 1 p.m. local time there was an explosion near the US embassy in Beijing.......

Bomb detonated near US embassy in Beijing - CNBC

  
CNBCBomb detonated near US embassy in BeijingCNBCA single attacker detonated a bomb near the U.S. embassy in Beijing on Thursday, an embassy spokesperson told NBC News. There were no injuries, other than to the bomber, the official and Chinese police said. "There was an explosion at approximately 1 ...Explosion or possible fire reported outside US Embassy in BeijingCBS NewsSmoke Reported Near US Embassy in Beijing, Cause UnknownBloombergBlast Heard Near United States Embassy in BeijingNew York Timesall 152 news articles »......

Explosive detonated at US Embassy in Beijing

  
An explosive device has been detonated in a public area at the US embassy in Beijing, close to the main compound, an embassy spokesperson told CNN.......

The Latest: Arson arrest made in California wildfire - Fox News

  
Fox NewsThe Latest: Arson arrest made in California wildfireFox NewsLOS ANGELES – The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local):. 9:20 p.m.. Authorities have arrested a man on suspicion of starting a wildfire east of Los Angeles that has burned five homes and forced an entire town to evacuate. State fire ...Cranston Information - InciWeb the Incident Information SystemInciWeball 110 news articles »......

Smoke Reported Near US Embassy in Beijing, Cause Unknown - Bloomberg

  
BloombergSmoke Reported Near US Embassy in Beijing, Cause UnknownBloombergSmoke was visible around the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, prompting police to lock down the area. The source wasn't immediately known. Crowds gathered around the American mission in the capital's Chaoyang district shortly before 2 p.m. Friday. Calls to the ...and more »......

9/11 victim reportedly ID'ed 17 years later due to DNA testing - Fox News

  
Fox News9/11 victim reportedly ID'ed 17 years later due to DNA testingFox NewsThe medical examiner's office in New York reportedly revealed Wednesday that they've identified the remains of a man killed in the World Trade Center attack on Sept. 11th, 2001. Developments in DNA analysis technology finally allowed Mark Desire, the ...9/11 victim identified using DNA testingNew York Postall 29 news articles »......

Soaring unemployment fuels protests in southern Iraq

  
For more than three years after graduation, Karar Alaa Abdul-Wahid tried to get a stable job in the Iraqi government and in the private sector — to no avail.......

Beijing blast: Bomb detonated close to US embassy in China

  
Video and images posted on social media showed smoke rising from the vicinity of the US embassy.......

Police car appears damaged in suspected self-immolation in China

  
A Chinese police car appeared to have been damaged on Thursday in what state media reported may have been a self-immolation attempt outside the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, a Reuters witness said. ......

Blast reported in Beijing near US embassy

  
Video and images posted on social media showed smoke rising from the vicinity of the US embassy.......

Blast heard near U.S. Embassy in China in 'suspected self-immolation' attempt

  
Chinese police took away a woman who sprayed herself with gasoline on Thursday in what was suspected to be a self-immolation attempt outside the U.S. Embassy, the state-run Global Times reported, amid reports of an explosion. ......

White House bans CNN reporter from Rose Garden event after she peppers Trump with tough questions on Russia ... - NBCNews.com

  
NBCNews.comWhite House bans CNN reporter from Rose Garden event after she peppers Trump with tough questions on Russia ...NBCNews.com"This decision to bar a member of the press is retaliatory in nature and not indicative of an open and free press," CNN said in a statement. "We demand better." by Phil McCausland / Jul.26.2018 / 12:13 AM ET / Updated 12:17 AM ET. White House ...CNN reporter barred from White House event, drawing protests from journalistsWashington PostWhite House Bans CNN Reporter Who Asked Trump About Cohen And PutinHuffPostCNN correspondent restricted from covering open White House eventCBS NewsNPR -Politico -The Hill -Daily Beastall 327 news articles »......

Idyllwild brush fire spreads to 4700 acres as arson suspect arrested - KABC-TV

  
KABC-TVIdyllwild brush fire spreads to 4700 acres as arson suspect arrestedKABC-TVA brush fire erupted in the San Bernardino National Forest Wednesday, prompting evacuations in Idyllwild, where 600 homes were threatened. The fire continued to spread rapidly amid a powerful Southern California heat wave. By early evening, it had ...Cranston fire chars thousands of acres, San Jacinto Mountain residents told 'leave immediately'Press-Enterprise32-Year-Old Arrested, Accused of Setting Destructive Cranston Fire in IdyllwildNBC 7 San DiegoMan accused of starting fast-growing California wildfireCNNall 92 news articles »......

WW2 Spitfire pilot Mary Ellis dies

  
The 101-year-old was the last surviving female pilot from World War Two.......

Man City 1-2 Liverpool: Mohamed Salah & Sadio Mane score in Reds win

  
Mohamed Salah wastes no time in returning to goalscoring form as Liverpool come from behind to beat Manchester City 2-1 in New Jersey.......

Suspected self-immolation near U.S. Embassy in China: state media

  
Chinese police took away a woman who sprayed herself with gasoline on Thursday in what was suspected to be a self-immolation attempt outside the U.S. Embassy, the state-run Global Times reported, amid reports of an explosion. ......

EU has won time in trade dispute with U.S., says German minister

  
German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas welcomed an initiative agreed between U.S. President Donald Trump and the European Commission President aimed at easing a transatlantic trade war, saying it made a positive result more likely and had won the EU time. ......

Asian shares edge higher, but weak growth outlook weighs

  
Asian shares inched up n Thursday as the United States and Europe agreed to negotiations to ease barriers on trade, but weakness in China markets underscored persistent worries about the outlook for global growth. ......

Facebook Shares Plunge as Growth Stalled by Scandal, Regulation - Bloomberg

  
BloombergFacebook Shares Plunge as Growth Stalled by Scandal, RegulationBloombergFacebook's second-quarter results caused shares to plunge as much as 24 percent in after-hours trading, with the social media company's market value falling by $151 billion at one point. If the sell-off hits these levels on Thursday, it will be one the ...Facebook Shares Tumble as Growth Outlook DarkensWall Street JournalWhat happened on Facebook's nightmare conference call that wiped out nearly $150B in market value in 90 minutesBusiness InsiderFacebook's Grim Forecast: Privacy Push Will Erode Profits For YearsHuffPostUSA TODAY -MarketWatch -WIRED -CNBCall 387 news articles »......

American bishop who delivered sermon at royal wedding says he'll undergo cancer surgery

  
In May, his words of inspiration were heard by millions as he delivered a sermon at the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.......

Police arrest man in connection to California wildfires

  
A 32-year-old man has been accused of setting five fires in California.......

Blast Heard Near United States Embassy in Beijing

  
The explosion occurred on Thursday afternoon in an area where Chinese citizens line up each day to apply for visas.......

Pakistan's Imran Khan edges closer to power, opponents cry foul - Reuters

  
ReutersPakistan's Imran Khan edges closer to power, opponents cry foulReutersISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistani cricket icon-turned-politician Imran Khan inched closer to power on Thursday after a general election that has been marred by long delays in ballot counting and claims of rigging by opponents. Supporters of Imran Khan, ...Early results show Khan leads Pakistan election marred by rigging claimsCNNUnofficial Results in Pakistan's Election Show Lead For Imran Khan, But Opponents Allege FraudTIMEall 2,944 news articles »......

House Republicans file impeachment resolution against Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein - NBCNews.com

  
NBCNews.comHouse Republicans file impeachment resolution against Deputy AG Rod RosensteinNBCNews.comThe resolution, unlikely to pass without leadership support, accuses Rosenstein of seeking to block congressional oversight of Robert Mueller's investigation. by Alex Johnson, Alex Moe, Mike Memoli and Rebecca Shabad / Jul.25.2018 / 11:48 PM ET ...House Republicans Mount a Long-Shot Bid to Impeach Rod RosensteinNew York TimesMeadows threatens to force a vote on Rosenstein impeachmentThe HillHouse Conservatives File Impeachment Articles Against Rod RosensteinNPRBusiness Insider -Slate Magazine -New York Magazine -Fortuneall 250 news articles »......

Manzanar detainee who found reason for WW2 internment dies

  
Aiko Herzig-Yoshinaga, who uncovered proof thousands of Japanese-Americans incarcerated in the United States during World War II were held not for reasons of national security but because of racism, has died.......

Explosion reported outside US Embassy in Beijing

  
An explosion reportedly occurred outside the U.S. Embassy in Beijing's Chaoyang District on Thursday.......

Cranston fire chars thousands of acres, San Jacinto Mountain residents told 'leave immediately' - Press-Enterprise

  
Press-EnterpriseCranston fire chars thousands of acres, San Jacinto Mountain residents told 'leave immediately'Press-EnterpriseAuthorities ordered mandatory evacuations for hundreds of people Wednesday from a ferocious 4,700-acre wildfire off Highway 74 between Hemet and Mountain Center, a fast-moving blaze that burned homes and was aided by a blistering heat wave ...32-Year-Old Arrested, Accused of Setting Destructive Cranston Fire in IdyllwildNBC 7 San DiegoMan accused of starting fast-growing California wildfireCNNall 92 news articles »......

US and EU agree to work toward zero tariffs

  
President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker agreed to work toward eliminating tariffs and barriers between products, reducing tensions for now in a brewing trade war. ......

ISIS claims Syria attacks that killed 166

  
ISIS has claimed responsibility for a horrific day of carnage that devastated southern Syria on Wednesday. ......

Dam collapse worst disaster Laos has faced in decades, PM says

  
The collapse of a hydropower dam that left at least 26 dead and more than 6,000 homeless in Southern Laos is the worst disaster faced by the small Southeast Asian country in decades, Laos Prime Minister Thongloun Sisoulit said at a news conference Wednesday.......

Pakistan's Imran Khan edges closer to power, opponents cry foul

  
Pakistani cricket icon-turned-politician Imran Khan inched closer to power on Thursday after a general election that has been marred by long delays in ballot counting and claims of rigging by opponents. ......

Court orders release of Parkland school shooting security camera footage

  
A Florida appeals court Wednesday ruled that a trove of security camera video footage from the site of the February school mass shooting must be released. ......

Police arrest man suspected of starting California wildfire as crews battle blazes - Chicago Tribune

  
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Her Fitbit may be the key to finding a missing University of Iowa woman - CNN

  
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Trump has spent weeks drawing battle lines for a trade war with Europe and courting Putin

  
President Donald Trump has spent weeks drawing battle lines for a trade war with Europe and courting Vladimir Putin -- causing almost universal angst in Washington. On Wednesday, he blinked on both.......

Erin Burnett: Trump is trying to save face

  
CNN's Erin Burnett asks why President Donald Trump decided to postpone his next meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. ......

Search for Mollie Tibbets intensifies as investigators review Fitbit, Snapchat data - Fox News

  
Fox NewsSearch for Mollie Tibbets intensifies as investigators review Fitbit, Snapchat dataFox NewsFederal and state investigators hunting for the missing University of Iowa student have been reviewing data from her Fitbit and Snapchat in hopes of zeroing in on her location. Mollie Tibbets, 20, was last seen jogging in Brooklyn, Iowa, on the evening ...Mollie Tibbetts searchers get Fitbit informationThe Mercury NewsDesperate search for missing University of Iowa student continuesKCCI Des MoinesAn Iowa college student went for a jog last week — and hasn't been seen sinceOmaha World-HeraldKCRG -The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines -ABC News -KCRGall 187 news articles »......

Surfer, 68, dies after being found face down during huge swell off California coast

  
A surfer found floating face down in the water during a huge swell that rocked Doheny State Beach in Southern California died Tuesday, a report said.......

Dozens heard Amelia Earhart radio for help after crashing into Pacific: report

  
Dozens of people from across the world heard Amelia Earhart and her navigator Freed Noonan radio for help several days after crashing into the Pacific Ocean and becoming stranded on a remote island – contradicting the U.S. Navy's claim that the duo died shortly after the crash, according to researchers.......

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Imran Khan may have taken an early lead, but with counting delays it's unclear if he can win a majority.......

News Daily: Imran Khan 'ahead' in Pakistan election, and London flats fire

  
Your morning briefing for 26 July 2018.......

32-Year-Old Arrested, Accused of Setting Destructive Cranston Fire in Idyllwild - NBC 7 San Diego

  
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Michael Cohen secretly recorded conversation with CNN's Cuomo, telling him he paid Stormy 'on my own': report

  
Michael Cohen, President Trump's former lawyer, secretly recorded a conversation with CNN's Chris Cuomo and admitted in the tape to arranging—on his own—a $130,000 payment to Stormy Daniels in 2016, The Wall Street Journal reported late Wednesday, citing unnamed sources.......

Marine convicted of involuntary manslaughter in stabbing death of private at Camp Pendleton

  
A U.S. Marine Corps private was convicted of involuntary manslaughter Wednesday in the January fatal stabbing of a fellow Marine on a Southern California military base.......

Cliff Richard: BBC wants to appeal High Court privacy judgement

  
A ruling over coverage of a raid on the singer's home puts press freedom at stake, the BBC argues.......

Body found in waters off Trump golf course

  
An unidentified body has been found in the water off a Trump golf resort in New York City......

Trump relents on EU car tariffs, as U.S.-China fight derails Qualcomm deal

  
In what the EU chief called a "major concession," U.S. President Donald Trump agreed on Wednesday to refrain from imposing car tariffs while the two sides launch negotiations to cut other trade barriers, easing the threat of a transatlantic trade war. ......

32-Year-Old Arrested, Accused of Setting Destructive Cranston Fire Through Idyllwild - NBC 7 San Diego

  
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Police arrest man suspected of starting California wildfire

  
Campsites and lodges emptied out after disappointed tourists were ordered to leave the heart of Yosemite National Park by noon Wednesday, as firefighters battled to contain a huge wildfire just to the west that has threatened the park's forest and sent up smoke that obscured grand vistas of waterfalls and sheer granite faces.......

MLB's Seattle Mariners say club has 'made amends' after sexual misconduct complaints against team execs

  
Major League Baseball's Seattle Mariners said Wednesday that the club has "made amends" with former female employees who alleged harassment against the team's current president and CEO.......

Man accused of starting fast-growing California wildfire - CNN

  
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Desperate search for missing University of Iowa student continues - KCCI Des Moines

  
KCCI Des MoinesDesperate search for missing University of Iowa student continuesKCCI Des MoinesFederal and state investigators are hoping that Fitbit will reveal crucial information in the sudden disappearance of a University of Iowa student, as authorities, search volunteers and hellbent family members and friends enter the second week of the ...Mollie Tibbetts searchers get Fitbit informationThe Mercury Newsall 181 news articles »......

Search for Mollie Tibbets intensifies as investigators review Fitbit, Snapchat data

  
Federal and state investigators hunting for the missing University of Iowa student have been reviewing data from her Fitbit and Snapchat in hopes of zeroing in on her location.......

Khan leads in Pakistan election as rivals claim rigging

  
Early results in Pakistan's violence-marred election show former cricketer Imran Khan with a clear lead as his rival parties claimed the poll had been "blatantly" rigged.......

Europe Edition: Tariffs, Mars, Greece: Your Thursday Briefing

  
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32-Year-Old Arrested, Accused of Setting Destructive Cranston Fire Through Idyllwild - NBC Southern California

  
NBC Southern California32-Year-Old Arrested, Accused of Setting Destructive Cranston Fire Through IdyllwildNBC Southern CaliforniaA 32-year-old man from Temecula was arrested on suspicion of arson Wednesday night after he was accused of setting multiple fires, one of which burned thousands of acres in the San Bernardino National Forest, destroyed homes and forced thousands to ...Cranston Fire Balloons To 4700 Acres, Evacuations ExpandPatch.comCalifornia wildfire grows by thousands of acresCNNall 69 news articles »......

The Latest: Arson arrest made in California wildfire

  
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The Latest: Arson arrest made in California wildfire - SFGate

  
SFGateThe Latest: Arson arrest made in California wildfireSFGateLOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on wildfires in California (all times local):. 9:20 p.m.. Authorities have arrested a man on suspicion of starting a wildfire east of Los Angeles that has burned five homes and forced an entire town to evacuate. State ...Yosemite National Park Evacuated Amid Threat From FireNew York TimesDangerous flooding continues in Eastern US as wildfires burn out WestCBS News'It's Pretty Ugly.' A Wildfire Raging Near Yosemite Is Leaving Small Businesses in the DustTIMEall 246 news articles »......

Arson Arrest Made After Brush Fire Rips Through Idyllwild - NBC 7 San Diego

  
NBC 7 San DiegoArson Arrest Made After Brush Fire Rips Through IdyllwildNBC 7 San DiegoA massive wildfire burns through the San Bernardino National Forest and threatens nearby communities. Tony Shin reports from the scene for the NBC4 News on Wednesday, July 25, 2018. (Published 2 hours ago). A 32-year-old man from Temecula, ...and more »......

Cult members hanged for Tokyo subway attack, other crimes

  
Thirteen members of the Aum Shinrikyo doomsday cult were hanged this month for crimes committed in the 1990s, culminating in sarin nerve gas attack on the Tokyo subway that killed 13 people and sickened thousands.......

Miami building collapses unexpectedly

  
A 12-story building collapsed in Miami Beach before its scheduled demolition date.......

Khan leads in Pakistan election

  
Early results in Pakistan's violence-marred election show former cricketer Imran Khan with a clear lead as his rival parties claimed the poll had been "blatantly" rigged.......

Cranston Fire Balloons To 4700 Acres, Evacuations Expand - Patch.com

  
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Japan hangs 6 more members of cult behind subway gas attack

  
The last six members of a Japanese doomsday cult who remained on death row were executed Thursday for a series of crimes in the 1990s including a sarin gas attack on Tokyo subways that killed 13 people.......

'Heartbroken' city holds funeral for 5 children killed by fire

  
Hundreds of mourners gathered Wednesday for a funeral for five young children who died earlier this month in a horrific fire that devastated a New Jersey community.......

Judge Andrew Napolitano: Farewell to someone I loved with all my heart – who gave me his values and much more

  
Last week, in Ridgewood, New Jersey, a 92-year-old unsung American patriot lost his battle with congestive heart failure.......

Wages Are Rising in Europe. But Economists Are Puzzled.

  
Increases in worker pay have given the European Central Bank confidence to end its main stimulus measure. Yet there is no consensus on why it took so long.......

Asian stocks creep higher, but weak growth worry caps gains

  
Asian stocks inched higher on Thursday as the United States and Europe agreed to negotiations to ease barriers on trade, but ongoing concerns about the outlook for global growth weighed on investor sentiment. ......

House Republicans Mount a Long-Shot Bid to Impeach Rod Rosenstein - New York Times

  
New York TimesHouse Republicans Mount a Long-Shot Bid to Impeach Rod RosensteinNew York TimesThe deputy attorney general, Rod J. Rosenstein, has been sparring with Republican lawmakers for months.CreditT.J. Kirkpatrick for The New York Times. By Katie Benner. July 25, 2018. WASHINGTON — A group of House Republicans escalated their feud ...House Conservatives File Impeachment Articles Against Rod RosensteinNPRHouse conservatives file articles of impeachment against Deputy AG Rod RosensteinUSA TODAYRepublican lawmakers introduce articles of impeachment against Rod RosensteinBusiness InsiderBloomberg -Vox -Fortune -New York Magazineall 214 news articles »......

Oksana Shachko, a Founder of Feminist Protest Movement, Dies at 31

  
She was a key member of Femen, whose members held topless demonstrations against authoritarian leaders and the exploitation of women.......

Arick Wierson and Ethan Bearman: It's no surprise Trump-Putin part deux was pushed to next year

  
On Tuesday, two seemingly unrelated things happened in the world of global politics.......

Remaining members of Japan's doomsday cult executed

  
Six members of a Japanese doomsday cult held responsible for the deaths of dozens of people have been executed, according to Japan's justice minister.......

FBI joins hunt for missing University of Iowa student who disappeared after jog - Chicago Tribune

  
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Cranston Fire Balloons To 3000 Acres, Evacuations Continue - Patch.com

  
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CNN correspondent restricted from covering open White House event - CBS News

  
CBS NewsCNN correspondent restricted from covering open White House eventCBS NewsWASHINGTON -- A CNN correspondent said she was barred from attending an open press event Wednesday at the White House because of questions she asked President Trump earlier in the day. Kaitlan Collins and her employer, CNN, say the White ...White House Bars CNN Reporter From Presidential EventNew York TimesCNN reporter barred from White House event, drawing protests from journalistsWashington PostWhite House bars CNN correspondent from open press eventPoliticoUSA TODAY -The Hill -Daily Beast -CNNMoneyall 394 news articles »......

Pirelli calendar cast unveiled

  
American Ballet Theatre principal Misty Copeland and model Gigi Hadid are among the stars of the 2019 Pirelli calendar, the tire brand has announced. ......

New skyscraper in China features 108-meter-tall waterfall

  
As the Chinese province boasting the world's largest waterfall cluster, it should come as no surprise that Guizhou is now home to one of the largest artificial waterfalls in the world, too. ......

India the next big thing in surfing

  
Forget Hawaii, California and Bali ... India could be the next big thing in the surfing world. ......

House Conservatives File Impeachment Articles Against Rod Rosenstein - NPR

  
NPRHouse Conservatives File Impeachment Articles Against Rod RosensteinNPRA bloc of conservative House Republicans filed articles of impeachment on Wednesday against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, escalating their war against federal law enforcement to new heights. The group of 11 lawmakers, led by Freedom ...House conservatives file articles of impeachment against Deputy AG Rod RosensteinUSA TODAYConservatives Push to Impeach Rosenstein as DOJ Defends ActionsBloombergRepublican lawmakers introduce articles of impeachment against Rod RosensteinBusiness InsiderVox -Wall Street Journal -CNN -Politicoall 194 news articles »......

Witness: Suspect yelled 'I'm not going back to jail' before officer-involved shooting that killed MPD veteran - fox6now.com

  
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Conservatives Push to Impeach Rosenstein as DOJ Defends Actions - Bloomberg

  
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Dozens of firefighters, 15 fire engines tackle blaze in London

  
A fire on the top floor of a block of flats is ongoing in northwest London, the London Fire Brigade said on its verified Twitter account.......

House Republicans Mount a Long-Shot Bid to Impeach Rod Rosenstein

  
The introduction of articles of impeachment was seen as much as a political maneuver as an act of congressional oversight. But it could give the president more ammunition to attack the Justice Department.......

White House Bars CNN Reporter From Presidential Event - New York Times

  
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Plane crash on California's Catalina Island leaves 3 hurt, officials say

  
A small plane crashed at the airport on California's Catalina Island on Wednesday, injuring multiple people, officials said.......

Senator: North Korea 'playing its normal game' with Trump

  
North Korea is "playing its normal game" in its negotiations about denuclearization with the United States, Sen. Jeff Merkley said Wednesday following a Senate hearing with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.......

Malaysia PM: 'Corruption' rife

  
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, who staged a stunning election upset earlier this year to return to power aged 92, said he inherited a government lousy with corruption and with few trustworthy officials. ......

Milwaukee police officer shot and killed, local media reports - Fox News

  
Fox NewsMilwaukee police officer shot and killed, local media reportsFox NewsA Milwaukee police officer was shot and killed Wednesday and a suspect was apprehended, local media reported, citing authorities. (Mike De Sisti/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP). A Milwaukee police officer was shot and killed Wednesday and a suspect ...Milwaukee officer killed in shootout with suspect, police sayCBS Newsall 130 news articles »......

Representing Michael Cohen, 'Classic Lanny' Davis Comes Out Swinging

  
Mr. Davis — an all-purpose lawyer, lobbyist, crisis consultant and TV-talker — has helped Mr. Cohen, President Trump's former personal lawyer, mount an aggressive defense in the news media.......

Trump House Allies Move to Impeach Rosenstein - Wall Street Journal

  
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Mollie Tibbetts searchers get Fitbit information - The Mercury News

  
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9/11 victim identified nearly 17 years after terror attacks - New York Daily News

  
New York Daily News9/11 victim identified nearly 17 years after terror attacksNew York Daily NewsWhen the World Trade Center collapsed on Sept. 11, 2001, all that was found of Scott Johnson – a fearless world traveler who worked as a securities analyst at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods – was his wallet. Now, nearly 17 years later, his remains have been ...9/11 victim reportedly ID'ed 17 years later due to DNA testingFox Newsall 19 news articles »......

A student was suspended for wearing a border wall shirt. It cost the district $25000 and an apology. - Washington Post

  
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White House Bars CNN Reporter From Presidential Event

  
Sarah Huckabee Sanders and Bill Shine scolded Kaitlan Collins after she asked President Trump about Michael Cohen during an Oval Office photo-op.......

Melania Trump Watches Whatever TV Channel She Wants, Thank You Very Much - Yahoo News

  
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UN chief: Colombia's new government must consolidate peace

  
Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says Colombia's new government must consolidate peace and urgently address major challenges, from an upsurge in violence to the need to restore confidence in the future among leftist rebels who laid down their arms.......

Chris Hardwick to return to AMC after sexual assault claims

  
Chris Hardwick, the geek-culture aficionado and host of AMC's "Talking Dead" who faced sexual assault allegations from an ex-girlfriend, will return to the zombie-themed talk show after the network's investigation turned up ___.......

GOP lawmakers introduce articles of impeachment against Rosenstein - The Hill

  
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Homes burn as crews battle separate blazes in California

  
Campsites and lodges emptied out after disappointed tourists were ordered to leave the heart of Yosemite National Park by noon Wednesday, as firefighters battled to contain a huge wildfire just to the west that has threatened the park's forest and sent up smoke that obscured grand vistas of waterfalls and sheer granite faces.......

The foetal surgery that can help with spina bifida

  
Actress Ruth Madeley, who has spina bifida, considers the ground-breaking surgery that can help babies with the condition - while they're still in the womb.......

'I'm not going to be a punching bag anymore': Inside Michael Cohen's break with Trump - Washington Post

  
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Evacuations Ordered as Brush Fire Rips Through Home in Idyllwild - NBC 7 San Diego

  
NBC 7 San DiegoEvacuations Ordered as Brush Fire Rips Through Home in IdyllwildNBC 7 San DiegoA brush fire that might have been intentionally set erupted today in the San Bernardino National Forest, burning at least 2,400 acres, destroying at least one home and leading to road closures and evacuations of hundreds of homes in the area. The ...and more »......

Facebook Shares Tumble as Growth Outlook Darkens - Wall Street Journal

  
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CNN reporter barred from White House event, drawing protests from journalists - Washington Post

  
Washington PostCNN reporter barred from White House event, drawing protests from journalistsWashington PostA CNN reporter said she was blocked from an open media event at the White House on Wednesday after officials objected to questions she asked President Trump at an event earlier in the day. Reporter Kaitlan Collins said press secretary Sarah Huckabee ...White House bars CNN correspondent from open press eventPoliticoWhite House bans CNN reporter from Rose Garden eventThe HillCNN Reporter Kaitlan Collins Banned by White House for Asking Trump QuestionsDaily BeastReuters -Deadline -CNNMoney -Hollywood Reporterall 372 news articles »......

Lawyer Avenatti is a cable TV fixture. But in this case, he wants privacy.

  
A bankrtuptcy case, and an unlikely request.......

The precious metal sparking a new gold rush

  
The race to find new sources of cobalt - the key component in smartphone and electric car batteries.......

'Giving babies with spina bifida a chance'

  
Actress Ruth Madeley, who has spina bifida, considers the ground-breaking surgery that can help babies with the condition - while they're still in the womb.......

Brexit fears of EU citizen who lived in UK for 40 years

  
An EU citizen who lived in the UK for 40 years fears she will not able to return home after Brexit.......

New Emails Show Michigan Republicans Plotting to Gerrymander Maps

  
The Republicans boasted of concentrating "Dem garbage" into four of the five southeast districts controlled by Democrats.......

Facebook stock drops more than 20% after warning that revenue growth will take a hit - MarketWatch

  
NBCNews.comFacebook stock drops more than 20% after warning that revenue growth will take a hitMarketWatchFacebook earnings include 'nightmare guidance' that lopped more than $100 billion off its market cap in after-hours trading. Bloomberg News. Facebook Inc. may finally be feeling the effects of its data-privacy controversies. By ...Facebook Starts Paying a Price for ScandalsNew York TimesFacebook Revenue Falls Short of ExpectationsWall Street JournalFacebook loses $120 billion in market cap after awful Q2 earningsTechCrunchUSA TODAY -Washington Post -CNNMoney -CNBCall 337 news articles »......

Army pilot's lofty retirement plan: She's out to end veteran homelessness

  
After proudly serving her country for 22 years as an Army pilot, Lt. Col. (Ret.) Deborah Snyder continued her service as a civilian by founding an organization to help end homelessness among veterans and their families.......

Pompeo defiant in clash over Trump-Putin summit

  
Bipartisan frustration was on display Wednesday as lawmakers from both sides of the aisle grilled a defiant Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on President Donald Trump's summits with Russian leader Vladimir Putin and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing.......

The man who could die from daylight

  
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Facebook just shed more than $125 billion in two hours, Mark Zuckerberg lost $16.8 billion - USA TODAY

  
USA TODAYFacebook just shed more than $125 billion in two hours, Mark Zuckerberg lost $16.8 billionUSA TODAYSAN FRANCISCO — Facebook lost more than $130 billion in market value in just two hours, its steepest stock decline ever, after warning of slowing sales growth for the rest of the year. The stock plunged as much as 24% in after-hours trading Wednesday, ...Facebook shares tank on slowing growth, wiping out billions in valueWashington PostFacebook stock drops more than 20% after warning that revenue growth will take a hitMarketWatchHere's what Facebook said that spooked investors and wiped $130 billion off its market valueCNBCReuters -Gizmodo -TheStreet.com -New York Timesall 337 news articles »......

A Star Is Broken (and Then Reborn) - The Atlantic

  
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11 House GOP members introduce articles of impeachment against Rod Rosenstein

  
11 House Republicans have introduced articles of impeachment against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. ......

Trump eases car tariff threat as U.S., EU launch talks to quell trade tensions

  
In what the EU chief called a "major concession," U.S. President Donald Trump agreed on Wednesday to refrain from imposing car tariffs while the two sides launch negotiations to cut other trade barriers, easing the threat of a transatlantic trade war. ......

Republican lawmakers launch move to impeach Justice Department's Rosenstein

  
A group of Republican lawmakers on Wednesday introduced articles of impeachment to remove Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, escalating a fight over Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. ......

Fast-moving fire burns homes, threatens hundreds more near Idyllwild - Los Angeles Times

  
Los Angeles TimesFast-moving fire burns homes, threatens hundreds more near IdyllwildLos Angeles TimesA fast-moving fire swept toward the mountain community of Idyllwild on Wednesday, burning 1,200 acres and several homes and threatening hundreds of others. The Cranston fire began about noon and spread rapidly, San Bernardino National Forest officials ...Wildfire prompts mandatory evacuations in Idyllwild, 600 homes threatened; arson suspectedKABC-TVCranston Fire: Arson Suspected In Large Idyllwild BlazePatch.comEvacuations Ordered as Brush Fire Rips Through Home in IdyllwildNBC Southern Californiaall 49 news articles »......

Putin gave Trump a soccer ball that may have a transmitter chip

  
Russian President Vladimir Putin gave President Donald Trump an Adidas soccer ball during a news conference last week in Helsinki, Finland -- and the ball may have contained a transmitter chip. ......

WATCH: SPECIAL REPORT: Trump announces an agreement with European Union on some tariffs

  
It is an effort to dial back the threat of a 20 percent tariff on European cars.......

U.S. and Europe Outline Deal to Ease Trade Feud

  
The surprise announcement included an agreement to work toward lower tariffs. But given President Trump's negotiating style, it was hard to say if the deal was a genuine truce.......

Facebook Starts Paying a Price for Scandals

  
The social network said that advertising and user growth slowed in the second quarter, and that efforts to improve privacy would stunt profits further. Its stock price tumbled.......

Pompeo: Trump 'has a complete and proper understanding' of Russian interference in US election - CNBC

  
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Judge allows case alleging illegal foreign gifts to proceed against President - CNN

  
CNNJudge allows case alleging illegal foreign gifts to proceed against PresidentCNNWashington (CNN) A federal judge in Maryland on Wednesday denied a motion to dismiss portions of a lawsuit alleging that President Donald Trump, through his Trump International Hotel in DC and the Trump Organization, violated a constitutional clause ...Federal judge allows emoluments case against Trump to proceedWashington PostIn Ruling Against Trump, Judge Defines Anticorruption Clauses in Constitution for First TimeNew York TimesCourt: Emoluments Clause Applies To Trump And His Hotel ProfitsHuffPostPolitico -NPR -Slate Magazine -ABC Newsall 97 news articles »......

House conservatives move to impeach Rosenstein - Politico

  
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Facebook Starts Paying a Price for Scandals - New York Times

  
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Nevada appealing killer's twice-delayed execution

  
Prison officials are asking the state Supreme Court to overrule a judge's delay of Nevada's first execution in 12 years after a drug company sought to block the use of its product.......

Trump-ally congressmen introduce impeachment resolution against Deputy AG Rosenstein - CNN

  
CNNTrump-ally congressmen introduce impeachment resolution against Deputy AG RosensteinCNN(CNN) House Freedom Caucus leaders Reps. Mark Meadows and Jim Jordan on Wednesday escalated their fight with the Justice Department, introducing a resolution to impeach Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. The resolution is not a sign that the ...House Republicans introduce articles of impeachment against Rod RosensteinCBS NewsRepublican lawmakers move to impeach Rod RosensteinNew York PostRep. Jordan, Rep. Meadows Introduce Articles of Impeachment Against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein ...Jim Jordanall 97 news articles »......

Facebook shares tank on slowing growth, wiping out billions in value - Washington Post

  
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9/11 victim reportedly ID'ed 17 years later due to DNA testing

  
The medical examiner's office in New York reportedly revealed Wednesday that they've identified the remains of a man killed in the World Trade Center attack on Sept. 11th, 2001.......

House Republicans move to impeach deputy attorney general

  
11 House Republicans have introduced articles of impeachment against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein......

Evacuations Ordered as Brush Fire Rips Through Home in Idyllwild - NBC Southern California

  
NBC Southern CaliforniaEvacuations Ordered as Brush Fire Rips Through Home in IdyllwildNBC Southern CaliforniaA brush fire that might have been intentionally set erupted today in the San Bernardino National Forest, burning at least 1,200 acres and leading to road closures and evacuations in the area. The Cranston Fire was reported at around noon off state ...and more »......

CNN correspondent blocked from White House press event

  
A CNN correspondent said she was barred from an open White House press event on Wednesday following questions she asked President Trump earlier in the day.......

A Carbon Tax Plan That's a Bad Deal for the Public

  
Oil companies are backing a plan that seeks to insulate them from lawsuits for damages from carbon dioxide emissions.......

Mike Pompeo Gets Testy In Response To Questions About Trump's Meeting With Putin - HuffPost

  
HuffPostMike Pompeo Gets Testy In Response To Questions About Trump's Meeting With PutinHuffPostWASHINGTON ― Secretary of State Mike Pompeo got into several heated exchanges with senators on Wednesday while testifying about President Donald Trump's disastrous summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Appearing before the Senate ...Pompeo Faces Skeptical Lawmakers After Trump Summits Raise ConcernsNPRPompeo ducks lawmakers' questions on North Korean nukesNBCNews.comPompeo Defends Trump With 'Proof' of Administration's Actions vs. RussiaNew York TimesCNN -Politico -Los Angeles Times -Hearing | Hearings | United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - Senate.govall 350 news articles »......

Michael Cohen tape leak could complicate his legal troubles - CNN

  
CNNMichael Cohen tape leak could complicate his legal troublesCNNNew York (CNN) Among those caught off guard Tuesday night by the public airing of Michael Cohen's secret recording of a conversation with his then-client Donald Trump: the federal prosecutors conducting the criminal investigation of Cohen. Trump blasts ...Trump's Former Lawyer Michael Cohen Recorded Conversation About Stormy Daniels Payment With News AnchorWall Street JournalPakistan, Laos Dam, Michael Cohen: Your Thursday BriefingNew York TimesTrump-Cohen feud: Taped discussion of payoff to Playboy model triggers open warfareUSA TODAYHuffPost -Bloomberg -Vanity Fair -TIMEall 847 news articles »......

House Republicans introduce articles of impeachment against Rod Rosenstein - CBS News

  
CBS NewsHouse Republicans introduce articles of impeachment against Rod RosensteinCBS NewsA handful of conservative members of Congress officially introduced articles of impeachment against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Wednesday in a move they had been threatened for weeks. The articles were introduced by Rep.Republicans launch bid to impeach US deputy attorney generalBBC NewsRep. Jordan, Rep. Meadows Introduce Articles of Impeachment Against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein ...Jim Jordanall 68 news articles »......

Why Does Congress Make Taxpayers Pay Hush Money?

  
Senate leaders are undermining efforts to bring full accountability for sexual harassment by members of Congress and other federal workers.......

What Feminists Can Do for Boys

  
We fought for young women in the patriarchy first. But budding patriarchs could use some help too.......

What Doesn't Kill Him Makes Him Stronger

  
The more Trump lies, the more he is empowered to lie.......

In Ruling Against Trump, Judge Defines Anticorruption Clauses in Constitution for First Time

  
A federal judge ruled that the case, which argues that Mr. Trump is improperly benefiting from his company's Washington hotel, should be allowed to proceed.......

Cranston Fire: Arson Suspected In Large Idyllwild Blaze - Patch.com

  
Patch.comCranston Fire: Arson Suspected In Large Idyllwild BlazePatch.comUPDATE 3:30 p.m.: Officials tell Patch that the large fire burning in the mountains near Idyllwild may have been set intentionally. According to CHP Officer Darren Meyer, at 12:24 p.m. — about 25 minutes after the Cranston Fire first broke out — the ...and more »......

CNN says its correspondent was excluded from covering White House Trump event - Reuters

  
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'Very probable' that Peter Strzok will be called for more testimony, Meadows says

  
FBI official Peter Strzok will likely be recalled to answer questions from lawmakers regarding his knowledge of the salacious Steele Dossier that circulated before the 2016 election.......

Ivanka Trump congratulates Karlie Kloss on Josh Kushner engagement: 'Blessed to have you as a sister'

  
Both Karlie Kloss, 25, and Josh Kushner, 33, posted about the engagement on Instagram.......

News Analysis: How the Trump Tax Cut Is Helping to Push the Federal Deficit to $1 Trillion

  
Corporate income tax collections are near a 75-year low, as a share of the economy, after a new law reduced rates and allowed companies to deduct investments immediately.......

Larry Nassar, Convicted Gymnastics Doctor, Wants a New Sentence From a New Judge

  
Lawyers for Mr. Nassar, who pleaded guilty to sexual abuse, say the judge overstepped legal bounds in a long, emotional sentencing hearing.......

A Screeching Stop for Speed Cameras in New York City School Zones

  
The law that authorized the safety cameras was only temporary, and state legislators ended their session last month without issuing an extension.......

Facebook loses $120 billion in market cap after awful Q2 earnings - TechCrunch

  
TechCrunchFacebook loses $120 billion in market cap after awful Q2 earningsTechCrunchFacebook's share price fell over 20 percent in after-hours trading today after the company announced its slowest-ever user growth rate and a scary warning that its revenue growth would rapidly decelerate. Before today's brutal Q2 earnings, Facebook's ...Facebook Revenue Falls Short of ExpectationsWall Street JournalFacebook just lost more than $130 billion in market value in two hoursUSA TODAYFacebook plunges more than 24 percent on revenue miss and projected slowdownCNBCMarketWatch -Bloomberg -CNET -New York Timesall 301 news articles »......

1200-Acre Fire Burning East of Hemet Forces Evacuations - NBC Southern California

  
NBC Southern California1200-Acre Fire Burning East of Hemet Forces EvacuationsNBC Southern CaliforniaA possible arson fire burning east of Hemet grew to 1,200 acres and forced evacuations Wednesday as a punishing heat wave continued to bear down on Southern California. The fire, which forced the following highway closures, was reported at noon.and more »......

'Fraiser' reboot may be in the works with Kelsey Grammer

  
Could a "Frasier" reboot be coming to TV?......

Amid flood of questions, Pompeo vows Trump will hold Russia accountable for election meddling - USA TODAY

  
USA TODAYAmid flood of questions, Pompeo vows Trump will hold Russia accountable for election meddlingUSA TODAYWASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo weathered a blizzard of barbed questions from senators on Wednesday about President Trump's conciliatory stance toward Russian President Vladimir Putin and his contradictory, and sometimes misleading, ...Pompeo Faces Skeptical Lawmakers After Trump Summits Raise ConcernsNPRPompeo: Trump has 'proper understanding' of Russian meddlingPoliticoPompeo Dodges Tough Questions on Russia In Senate HearingTIMEWLS-TV -Los Angeles Times -Hearing | Hearings | United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - Senate.govall 268 news articles »......

Manzanar detainee who revealed reason for WW2 interment dies

  
Aiko Herzig-Yoshinaga, who uncovered proof thousands of Japanese-Americans incarcerated in the United States during World War II were held not for reasons of national security but because of racism, has died.......

Hersheypark to stay closed Thursday as flooding continues

  
Officials at the chocolate theme park said the decision to close was for the safety of guests and employees.......

Getty Realty: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

  
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Four Corners Property: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

  
MILL VALLEY, Calif.......

CNN says its correspondent was excluded from covering White House Trump event

  
CNN said on Wednesday that one of its White House correspondents, Kaitlin Collins, was excluded from covering one of President Donald Trump's events on Wednesday, prompting a complaint by the White House Correspondents Association. ......

Nonfiction: Before the Holocaust, Jewish Suffering Had One Name: Kishinev

  
Steven Zipperstein's "Pogrom" offers an account of a 1903 massacre of Jews that had far-reaching implications.......

Letter of Recommendation: Letter of Recommendation: Dead Malls

  
Every video tour of an abandoned shopping center is a chance to gaze upon the wreck of our past selves.......

Critic's Notebook: Celebrating a Union That Rewired Classical Music

  
A two-day concert series in Brooklyn paid tribute to the four founders of the Sonic Arts Union with works by them and by composers they influenced.......

Donald Trump and the Ministry of Truth - CNN

  
CNNDonald Trump and the Ministry of TruthCNNJohn Avlon is a CNN political analyst and anchor. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own. View more opinion articles on CNN. (CNN) Nine hours on Tuesday provided a useful snapshot of America's headlong rush into moral relativism.The Daily 202: Trump creates an alternative reality, and he wants you to join him thereWashington PostExclusive: White House stops announcing calls with foreign leadersCNNall 255 news articles »......

House Republicans introduce articles of impeachment against Rosenstein

  
A group of 11 House Republicans introduced articles of impeachment against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein Wednesday evening.......

Immigrant parents misled by U.S. when they agreed to deportation: filing

  
Dozens of immigrant parents were coerced or misled by U.S. authorities on the Mexico border into signing forms agreeing to be deported quickly without their children, lawyers said in a court filing on Wednesday. ......

California Subway Stabbing Suspect Charged With Murder - U.S. News & World Report

  
U.S. News & World ReportCalifornia Subway Stabbing Suspect Charged With MurderU.S. News & World ReportA paroled robber who allegedly stabbed a woman to death and wounded her sister in an unprovoked attack at a California train station was charged with murder and attempted murder on Wednesday. July 25, 2018, at 4:51 p.m.. More. U.S. News & World ...and more »......

Woman gives birth at Six Flags Over Georgia, scores free lifetime passes

  
A mother's summer fun at Six Flags Over Georgia took a wild turn when she unexpectedly went into labor.......

Kilroy Realty: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

  
LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Kilroy Realty Corp. (KRC) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter.......

Empire State Realty Trust: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

  
NEW YORK (AP) _ Empire State Realty Trust Inc. (ESRT) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter.......

DA: 'My heart is broken' for subway stabbing victims' family

  
A paroled robber who allegedly stabbed a woman to death and wounded her sister in an unprovoked attack at a California train station was charged with murder and attempted murder on Wednesday.......

Experimental Alzheimer's drug raises hope

  
An experimental drug for early-stage dementia not only reduced the formulation of new beta amyloid clusters in the brain, a hallmark of Alzheimer's disease, it reduced existing clusters by 70% on average, American biotechnology company Biogen and Japanese drugmaker Eisai announced Wednesday. ......

White House bans network pool reporter from Rose Garden event - CNNMoney

  
CNNMoneyWhite House bans network pool reporter from Rose Garden eventCNNMoneyThe White House took retaliatory action against Kaitlan Collins, a White House reporter for CNN, after Collins asked President Trump questions at an Oval Office photo op on Wednesday. CNN, rival networks, and the White House Correspondents Association ...The Daily 202: Trump creates an alternative reality, and he wants you to join him thereWashington Postall 192 news articles »......

U.S. Commerce chief says EU trade talks to include all agricultural products

  
Trade on all agricultural products will be discussed as part of U.S.-European Union talks agreed by President Donald Trump and European Union's chief executive, Jean-Claude Juncker, on Wednesday, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said. ......

Spirit: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

  
MIRAMAR, Fla. (AP) _ Spirit Airlines Inc. (SAVE) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $11.3 million.......

Americans need some faith healing

  
Amen to that.......

Trade War, Mars, Yosemite: Your Evening Briefing

  
Here's what you need to know at the end of the day.......

John Cornyn says bipartisan meeting set to talk about Brett Kavanaugh documents - CNN

  
CNNJohn Cornyn says bipartisan meeting set to talk about Brett Kavanaugh documentsCNNWashington (CNN) Republicans and Democrats are at an impasse over which documents are relevant to Judge Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court, threatening Republican hopes the nomination can move quickly through the Senate.Mitch McConnell Has a Plan to Use Brett Kavanaugh's Nomination for Political GainTIMEPoll: Voters split on whether Senate should confirm KavanaughThe HillKavanaugh returns questionnaireSCOTUSblog (blog)all 97 news articles »......

Film studio lawyer says boss harassed, assaulted her as 'his slave'

  
Hollywood, the alleged bastion of left-leaning tolerance, is grappling with an escalating scandal of abuse of power and misogyny.......

A Message From a C.E.O.: Tariffs Are Going to Hurt American Companies

  
My company, Cummins, and many other U.S. manufacturers needs strong ties to global markets to grow.......

White House: Trump won't meet Putin until next year - The Hill

  
The HillWhite House: Trump won't meet Putin until next yearThe Hill... with Hannity in first television interview since ABC canceled show MORE on Wednesday backed away from his plan to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin in the fall, citing the special counsel investigation into Moscow's interference in the 2016 ...The evidence doesn't prove collusion. But it sure suggests it.Washington PostWhite House Postpones Proposed Visit By Putin, Citing Russia 'Witch Hunt'NPRWhite House delays Trump-Putin meeting, blames Mueller probePoliticoCNN -New York Times -NBCNews.com -Wall Street Journalall 6,275 news articles »......

Pompeo fights back after GOP Sen. Corker hits Trump for 'purposeful' sowing of 'doubt and distrust'

  
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took a firm line on Russia during an at-times incendiary Senate hearing on Wednesday.......

Jeff Goldblum lets loose, announces new show on National Geographic

  
"Jurassic Park" legend Jeff Goldblum was all smiles and let loose as he opened up about his newest role, leading a science-centric series for National Geographic.......

Cousins Properties: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

  
ATLANTA (AP) _ Cousins Properties Inc. (CUZ) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter.......

Original EastEnders star to return, aged 92

  
Doctor Legg was at the heart of the soap for the first 12 years of its life.......

Facebook stock falls 24 percent on forecast for slowing growth, rising expenses

  
Facebook Inc's stock fell as much as 24 percent after hours on Wednesday over concerns about the impact of privacy issues on the social media company's business, with executives warning that revenue growth would slow and expenses would rise. ......

Soccer ball Putin gave Trump contains transmitter chip — but for Adidas: report - The Hill

  
The HillSoccer ball Putin gave Trump contains transmitter chip — but for Adidas: reportThe HillThe Adidas soccer ball Russian President Vladimir Putin gave to President Trump · Donald John Trump2 women win Georgia Dem runoffs, extending streak for female candidates Giuliani on Trump-Cohen audio: 'I've dealt with much worse tapes than this' ...Putin's Soccer Ball for Trump Had Transmitter Chip, Logo IndicatesBloombergall 18 news articles »......

The Latest: DA seeks life sentence for subway murder suspect

  
The Latest on a suspect arrested in a fatal stabbing at an Oakland train station (all times local): 3:05 p.m.......

HBO officially greenlights 'Deadwood' TV movie after 'logistics nightmare'

  
Calling all "Deadwood" fans, HBO's television series is officially becoming a movie.......

NASA shows rise in near-Earth asteroids

  
See how many asteroids and comets have come close to Earth in the past 20 years.......

Newspaper headlines: 'Deadly heatwaves' and 'plague of rats'

  
MPs report on the threat of a warming climate as the UK braces for its hottest day, say Thursday's papers.......

German industry warns US auto tariffs not completely off table yet

  
A top German industry group gave a cautious welcome to solutions proposed by U.S. President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to avert a trade war, but warned that U.S. auto tariffs were not completely off the table yet. ......

Pompeo Faces Skeptical Lawmakers After Trump Summits Raise Concerns - NPR

  
NPRPompeo Faces Skeptical Lawmakers After Trump Summits Raise ConcernsNPRUpdated at 5:00 p.m. ET. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was met with hostility and skepticism by some members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Wednesday in the wake of President Trump's summit last week with Russian President Vladimir ...Pompeo hearing: Secretary vows Trump will hold Russia accountable for election meddlingUSA TODAYPompeo: Trump has 'proper understanding' of Russian meddlingPoliticoPompeo faces tough questions on Russia, North KoreaABC NewsWall Street Journal -Bloomberg -New York Times -Hearing | Hearings | United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - Senate.govall 265 news articles »......

Facebook Revenue Falls Short of Expectations - Wall Street Journal

  
Wall Street JournalFacebook Revenue Falls Short of ExpectationsWall Street JournalFacebook Inc. FB 1.32% may not be totally immune from controversy after all. The social-media titan, which has thus far shown few effects from the negative headlines in recent months, reported slower-than-expected revenue growth for the second quarter, ...Facebook's stock is tanking more than 20% after executives warn that revenue growth rates are coming downBusiness InsiderFacebook plunges more than 24 percent on revenue miss and projected slowdownCNBCFacebook stock drops more than 20% after revenue forecast missesMarketWatchThe Verge -Bloomberg -Los Angeles Times -Fast Companyall 231 news articles »......

Brush fire explodes near Idyllwild, forcing hundreds of residents to flee - Los Angeles Times

  
Los Angeles TimesBrush fire explodes near Idyllwild, forcing hundreds of residents to fleeLos Angeles TimesA fast-moving brush fire erupted near Idyllwild on Wednesday, prompting the evacuation of residents. The Cranston fire began around noon and has grown to 800 acres with 0% containment, according to San Bernardino National Forest officials.and more »......

'Waitress' star Katharine McPhee pays tribute to late father Daniel amid return to Broadway show

  
The "Waitress" star paid tribute to her father on social media this week, after she broke the tragic news of his death earlier this month.......

Video: Police assumed many shooters in Las Vegas massacre

  
More police body camera footage made public Wednesday shows officers directing concertgoers to safety and searching for what they thought were multiple shooters inside and outside a Las Vegas Strip hotel where a gunman firing from upper-floor windows killed 58 people and injured hundreds on Oct. 1.......

The Latest: Yosemite Valley closes as crews battle blaze

  
The Latest on wildfires burning in California (all times local): 8:00 a.m.......

Retail Opportunity Investments: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

  
SAN DIEGO (AP) _ Retail Opportunity Investments Corp. (ROIC) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter.......

Oklahoma girl catches fish with 'human-like' teeth

  
A young girl in Oklahoma said she snagged a "weird" catch over the weekend, reeling in a fish bearing "human-like" teeth.......

Georgia hotel housekeepers find sea turtle hatchlings in trash can, police say

  
Housekeepers at the Admiral's Inn in Tybee Island, Georgia found six loggerhead sea turtle hatchlings in a water-filled waste basket on Tuesday, police said.......

Opinion: Trump's fast and loose trade policy endangers US jobs

  
In retaliation for unfair trade practices and the theft of American innovations and ideas, the US Trade Representative's office is imposing a 25% tariff on a broad range of goods imported from China. ......

China is killing my business. Now tariffs are too

  
Garry Hartman runs one of the few chassis manufacturers left in the US. He explains why his business is in big trouble thanks to competition from China, and why getting on Trump's tariff list is critical. ......

Arron Banks: Questions raised about Brexit donor's links to Russia

  
A close associate of the Brexit donor Arron Banks has raised questions about whether he had business contacts with Russia.......

Trump, EU leader pledge to cut trade barriers, hold off on further tariffs

  
U.S. President Donald Trump and the European Union's chief executive, Jean-Claude Juncker, agreed on Wednesday to work toward eliminating trade barriers on industrial goods, as Trump appeared to give ground on his threat to impose car tariffs. ......

Tariffs ding Detroit automakers' profit forecasts, stocks hit

  
Detroit automakers General Motors Co , Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCA) lowered their full-year profit forecasts on Wednesday due to escalating tariffs, hitting their stocks as investors bet that escalating trade disputes would hurt margins and sales. ......

German industry warns U.S. auto tariffs not completely off table yet

  
A top German industry group gave a cautious welcome to solutions proposed by U.S. President Donald Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to avert a trade deal, but warned that U.S. auto tariffs were not completely off the table yet. ......

Critical Shopper: My 8-Month Search for $900 Sneakers

  
Phone calls, sneaker bots and making friends with salesclerks: Critical Shopper chases down the Balenciaga Triple S.......

Facebook plunges as much as 23 percent on revenue miss and projected slowdown - CNBC

  
CNBCFacebook plunges as much as 23 percent on revenue miss and projected slowdownCNBCFacebook missed projections on revenue and global daily active users this quarter after struggling with data leaks and fake news scandals. The company reported its second-quarter earnings after the bell on Wednesday. Shares were down as much as 20 ...Facebook's stock is tanking more than 20% after executives warn that revenue growth rates are coming downBusiness InsiderFacebook growth slows in aftermath of privacy scandalsThe VergeFacebook Revenue Falls Short of ExpectationsWall Street JournalCNET -Fast Company -The Mercury News -New York Timesall 227 news articles »......

'Gordon Ramsay: Uncharted' docu-series gets greenlight at National Geographic

  
Famed chef and television magnate Gordon Ramsay has landed a new home, this time on National Geographic.......

Immigrant parents say misled by U.S., agree to deportation: court filing

  
Dozens of immigrant parents were coerced or misled by U.S. authorities on the Mexico border into signing forms agreeing to be deported quickly without their children, lawyers said in a court filing on Wednesday. ......

Facebook forecast for slowing growth, rising expenses sends stock down 19 percent

  
Facebook Inc on Wednesday warned of slowing revenue growth in the second half and said that expenses would grow faster than revenue next year, sending shares down 19 percent over concerns about the impact of privacy issues on the social media company's business. ......

EU sees major success in Trump trade talks

  
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's deal on Wednesday to end U.S. President Donald Trump's threat of new tariffs was hailed as a major success by EU officials and other European governments. ......

Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame Star Is Shattered by Vandal - New York Times

  
New York TimesTrump's Hollywood Walk of Fame Star Is Shattered by VandalNew York TimesPresident Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame was destroyed early Wednesday morning by a man with a pickax, the police said. Around 3:30 a.m., officers received a call about the vandalism, and soon after found the pink terrazzo star, which Mr.Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star destroyed againABC NewsMan who says he destroyed Trump's Walk of Fame star is booked on felony vandalism charge, police sayLos Angeles TimesTrump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star vandalizedPoliticoUSA TODAY -U.S. News & World Report -Slate Magazine -NBC Southern Californiaall 318 news articles »......

How a Simple Trip to Nashville Became a Missed Opportunity for Melania Trump - TIME

  
TIMEHow a Simple Trip to Nashville Became a Missed Opportunity for Melania TrumpTIMEFirst Lady Melania Trump sat down without speaking when she joined a roundtable discussion on Tuesday inside a room decorated like a movie theater at a children's hospital in Nashville. As medical experts described the challenges faced by babies born ...Melania spokeswoman: She can watch 'any channel she wants'The HillMelania Trump 'will watch whatever she wants on TV' – even CNN, rep saysUSA TODAYMelania and Donald Trump Are Publicly Fighting Over the RemoteVanity FairNBCNews.com -HuffPostall 195 news articles »......

Facebook plunges as much as 20 percent on revenue miss and projected slowdown - CNBC

  
CNBCFacebook plunges as much as 20 percent on revenue miss and projected slowdownCNBCFacebook missed projections on revenue and global daily active users this quarter after struggling with data leaks and fake news scandals. The company reported its second-quarter earnings after the bell on Wednesday. Shares were down as much as 10 ...Facebook growth slows in aftermath of privacy scandalsThe VergeLIVE: Facebook misses on revenue in Q2 earnings, stock tanks nearly 8%Business InsiderFacebook Revenue Falls Short of ExpectationsWall Street JournalCNET -Fast Company -The Mercury News -TechCrunchall 213 news articles »......

Attorney for former Stanford swimmer Brock Turner makes 'outercourse' argument in appeal of sex assault conviction - ABC News

  
ABC NewsAttorney for former Stanford swimmer Brock Turner makes 'outercourse' argument in appeal of sex assault convictionABC NewsAn attorney for a former Stanford University swimmer found guilty of sexually assaulting an unconscious and intoxicated woman in 2015 argued the conviction should be overturned because his client was fully clothed and wanted only "outercourse" from the ...Brock Turner's attorney cites "sexual outercourse" in ex-swimmer's appealCBS NewsAttorney argues Brock Turner's sexual assault conviction should be overturnedNBCNews.comBrock Turner Appeals Rape Conviction With Argument He Only Wanted 'Outercourse'HuffPostLos Angeles Times -PEOPLE.com -BBC Newsall 108 news articles »......

3-year-old boy dies after being struck by van in South Boston - The Boston Globe

  
The Boston Globe3-year-old boy dies after being struck by van in South BostonThe Boston GlobeA 3-year-old boy has died after being hit by a van Wednesday in South Boston, Boston police said. The boy's 4-year-old sister was also hit, but the injuries she suffered were not life-threatening, said Sergeant John Boyle, a police spokesman. Boston ...and more »......

'Waitress' star Katharine McPhee pays tribute to father Daniel amid return to Broadway show

  
The "Waitress" star paid tribute to her father on social media this week, after she broke the tragic news of his death earlier this month.......

Two Delta airplanes clipped wings at Boston airport

  
Two planes got a little too close Wednesday afternoon outside of Boston's Logan International Airport's Terminal A. Two Delta airplanes on the tarmac managed to clip wings while being repositioned, officials confirmed.......

Trump delays proposed Putin meeting until 2019

  
The Trump administration sought to fend off accusations the president is too soft on Russia on Wednesday, putting off a proposed second summit with Russian leader Vladimir Putin and declaring the U.S. will never recognize Russia's 2014 annexation of Crimea.......

QTS Realty: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

  
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) _ QTS Realty Trust Inc. (QTS) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter.......

9/11 victim's remains identified nearly 17 years later

  
The remains of a 26-year-old securities analyst who worked at the World Trade Center on 9/11 have been identified nearly 17 years after the attacks.......

Men Are Panicking About Their Sperm Count

  
A study suggests that sperm counts have been dropping for decades. Is this how the big dystopia begins? Silicon Valley is at hand to help men get their mojo back.......

Housing Authority Admits Failures Go Well Beyond Lead Testing

  
The shortcomings, noted in a federal filing, include noncompliance linked to employee overtime and tenant protections during the eviction process.......

50 More Women Sue U.S.C. as Accusations of Gynecologist's Abuse Pile Up

  
The allegations against Dr. George Tyndall have prompted a criminal investigation and a federal inquiry into U.S.C.'s handling of complaints against him.......

Trump's Former Lawyer Michael Cohen Recorded Conversation About Stormy Daniels Payment With News Anchor - Wall Street Journal

  
Wall Street JournalTrump's Former Lawyer Michael Cohen Recorded Conversation About Stormy Daniels Payment With News AnchorWall Street JournalMichael Cohen recorded a conversation he had with a reporter this year in which he said he arranged "on my own" a $130,000 payment in 2016 to a former adult-film star who alleged an affair with Donald Trump, according to people familiar with the matter.Did Trump propose paying 'cash' for Karen McDougal's story? Let's parse the spin.Washington PostMichael Avenatti gets judge to bar media from his testimony on Newport Beach law firm's bankruptcyLos Angeles TimesThe New Cohen Recording Doesn't Alone Incriminate President Trump, Experts SayTIMEVanity Fair -The New Yorker -USA TODAY -CNNMoneyall 810 news articles »......

Mitch McConnell Has a Plan to Use Brett Kavanaugh's Nomination for Political Gain - TIME

  
TIMEMitch McConnell Has a Plan to Use Brett Kavanaugh's Nomination for Political GainTIMEIt's easy to miss how well Mitch McConnell wields his power as the Senate Majority Leader. That understated muscle, however, is never far from McConnell's canny mind — and every ounce of it right now is being directed at confirming Brett Kavanaugh to ...John Cornyn says bipartisan meeting set to talk about Brett Kavanaugh documentsCNNPoll: Voters split on whether Senate should confirm KavanaughThe Hillall 88 news articles »......

Facebook plunges more than 14 percent on revenue miss, outlook - CNBC

  
CNBCFacebook plunges more than 14 percent on revenue miss, outlookCNBCFacebook missed projections on revenue and global daily active users this quarter after struggling with data leaks and fake news scandals. The company reported its second-quarter earnings after the bell on Wednesday. Shares were down as much as 10 ...Facebook growth slows in aftermath of privacy scandalsThe VergeFacebook Revenue Falls Short of ExpectationsWall Street JournalFacebook ad sales, user numbers grow despite data scandalCNNMoneyCNET -Fast Company -The Mercury News -BuzzFeed Newsall 208 news articles »......

Jurgen Klopp: Liverpool manager says he 'doesn't care about pressure'

  
Jurgen Klopp tells BBC Sport he "doesn't care" about the "increasing pressure" at Liverpool after spending nearly £170m on four new players this summer.......

Celtic beat Rosenborg 3-1 in Champions League qualifier first leg

  
Odsonne Edouard scores twice as Celtic fight back from behind to beat Rosenborg in the Champions League second qualifying round first leg.......

German minister welcomes EU-US breakthrough on trade

  
German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier on Wednesday said U.S. President Donald Trump and the European Union had achieved a "breakthrough" in trade talks that would help avoid a trade war and save millions of jobs. ......

United States and Europe Avoid Trade War With Preliminary Agreement, Further Talks

  
The president said Wednesday that the United States would "resolve" the tariffs he has placed on the European Union, though he gave few details.......

US demands quick privatization of Puerto Rico power agency

  
Federal lawmakers demand Wednesday that Puerto Rico quickly privatize its bankrupt power company in a bid to end its turmoil and allow others to provide stable electricity in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.......

Catholic order says 30 victims have alleged sexual abuse

  
Leaders of a Catholic order in New Jersey say 30 people have come forward alleging sexual abuse by the monks or lay faculty associated with a private school.......

Brigitte Nielsen talks getting pregnant at 54: 'There was a lot of disappointment'

  
Brigitte Nielsen, who gave birth to her fifth child in June at the age of 54, says she beat the odds.......

Doctor who treated George H.W. Bush likely targeted by killer

  
Houston's police chief said Wednesday he believes there is a high probability a cardiologist who treated former President George H.W. Bush was targeted when he was fatally shot riding his bicycle to work last week. ......

Jewish newspapers unite against Labour 'threat'

  
They say a government led by Jeremy Corbyn would pose an "existential threat to Jewish life".......

Grim house search yields more bodies in Greek fires, 81 dead

  
The wildfires in Greece in decimated seaside areas near Athens,......

Brock Turner's lawyer makes 'outercourse' argument in sex assault appeal

  
An attorney Brock Turner argued his conviction should be overturned. ......

United States and Europe Forestall Trade War With Preliminary Agreement, Further Talks

  
The president said Wednesday that the United States would "resolve" the tariffs he has placed on the European Union, though he gave few details......

Yosemite Wildfire Forces Thousands to Evacuate as Fires Rage Across the West - New York Times

  
New York TimesYosemite Wildfire Forces Thousands to Evacuate as Fires Rage Across the WestNew York TimesThousands of tourists were evacuated on Wednesday from Yosemite National Park, as one of the country's most iconic natural preserves was blanketed with thick smoke from a fire that has burned for nearly two weeks. The closure is the largest in nearly ...As Yosemite closes to visitors, confusion reigns onlineThe Mercury Newsall 180 news articles »......

Turkey: American pastor on trial for terror let out of jail

  
An American pastor who had been jailed in Turkey for more than 1½ years on terror and espionage charges was released Wednesday and put under house arrest as his trial continues.......

Trump announces trade concessions from EU officials on soybeans, energy, tariffs

  
President Trump announced Wednesday that he has secured major trade concessions from European Union officials as part of an effort to head off a trade war between the U.S. and the E.U.......

Florida man's 826-pound bluefin tuna catch becomes new state record

  
A Destin, Florida man's 826-pound, 8-ounce bluefin tuna catch has officially become one of the five new saltwater fishing records in the state, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) announced Tuesday.......

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says he 'doesn't care about pressure'

  
Jurgen Klopp says he "doesn't care" about the "increasing pressure" at Liverpool after spending nearly £170m on four new players this summer.......

Yosemite Wildfire Forces Thousands to Evacuate as Fires Rage Across the West

  
The park typically sees thousands of tourists a day at this time of year, peak tourist season.......

Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame Star Is Shattered by Vandal

  
A man brandishing a pickax smashed the star early Wednesday morning. This is not the first time President Trump's star has been vandalized.......

Trump's Former Lawyer Michael Cohen Recorded Call About Stormy Daniels Payment With News Anchor - Wall Street Journal

  
Wall Street JournalTrump's Former Lawyer Michael Cohen Recorded Call About Stormy Daniels Payment With News AnchorWall Street JournalMichael Cohen recorded a conversation he had with a reporter this year in which he said he arranged "on my own" a $130,000 payment in 2016 to a former adult-film star who alleged an affair with Donald Trump, according to people familiar with the matter.Did Trump propose paying 'cash' for Karen McDougal's story? Let's parse the spin.Washington PostMichael Avenatti gets judge to bar media from his testimony on Newport Beach law firm's bankruptcyLos Angeles TimesThe New Cohen Recording Doesn't Alone Incriminate President Trump, Experts SayTIMECNN -Vanity Fair -USA TODAY -The New Yorkerall 806 news articles »......

Pompeo Faces Lawmakers After Trump Summits With Foreign Leaders Raise Questions - NPR

  
NPRPompeo Faces Lawmakers After Trump Summits With Foreign Leaders Raise QuestionsNPRAfter weeks of headlines dominated by White House actions on the international stage, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will face questions from lawmakers Wednesday afternoon about how the Trump administration is managing foreign policy. Pompeo is set ...Pompeo hearing: Secretary vows Trump will hold Russia accountable for election meddlingUSA TODAYPompeo seeks to reassure lawmakers on Russia amid bipartisan backlashWashington PostSenators Grill Mike Pompeo Over Foreign PolicyWall Street JournalU.S. News & World Report -Bloomberg -CNN -Twitterall 225 news articles »......

Facebook sees mixed Q2 earnings with slowest-ever growth, stock tanks - TechCrunch

  
TechCrunchFacebook sees mixed Q2 earnings with slowest-ever growth, stock tanksTechCrunchFacebook has hit a wall. The social network succumbed to the public backlash over its handling of fake news, privacy, and digital wellbeing to miss some of Wall Street's estimates, showing mixed results in its Q2 2018 earnings. GDPR, Mark Zuckerberg's ...Facebook shares drop as much as 10 percent on revenue missCNBCFacebook Revenue Falls Short of ExpectationsWall Street JournalFacebook is basically done growing in the US, Canada, and EuropeFast CompanyReuters -CBS News -BuzzFeed Newsall 182 news articles »......

Brock Turner's attorney cites "sexual outercourse" in ex-swimmer's appeal - CBS News

  
CBS NewsBrock Turner's attorney cites "sexual outercourse" in ex-swimmer's appealCBS NewsSAN JOSE, Calif. -- The attorney for Brock Turner employed a long-shot legal strategy Tuesday during an appeal in the former Stanford student's sexual assault case. He argued that Turner's conviction should be tossed out in part because Turner kept his ...Attorney argues Brock Turner's sexual assault conviction should be overturnedNBCNews.comBrock Turner Appeals Rape Conviction With Argument He Only Wanted 'Outercourse'HuffPostBrock Turner, former Stanford swimmer, appeals his sexual assault convictionLos Angeles TimesPEOPLE.com -BBC News -Refinery29all 101 news articles »......

Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh supported by most GOP governors in letter: A look at who didn't sign it

  
Most Republican governors support Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump's pick for the Supreme Court.......

'RHONY' star Carole Radziwill is leaving the reality series: 'I'm thrilled to leave frenemies behind'

  
Carole Radziwill's time on "Real Housewives of New York" has come to an end.......

Group tries to revive ghost towns across the South before they vanish

  
Broken brick, mangled wire and flooded shells of destroyed buildings are all that is left of the lumber mill built in the 1890s. Ferguson, S.C., is one of dozens of ghost towns across the state quickly fading away due to increasingly wet climates.......

Duke Realty: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

  
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) _ Duke Realty Corp. (DRE) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter.......

Syria war: More than 200 dead in suicide attacks

  
The apparently co-ordinated attacks are the deadliest on government-held territory in months.......

Jewish newspapers unite again Labour 'threat'

  
They say a government led by Jeremy Corbyn would pose an "existential threat to Jewish life".......

Hockey Women's World Cup: England face battle to reach quarters after USA draw

  
England draw their second consecutive pool game and now face a battle to reach the last eight of the World Cup.......

Facebook's shares tumble as growth disappoints

  
The social media firm's shares were hit by news that growth in monthly active users is slowing.......

EastEnders: Original character Doctor Legg to return

  
Doctor Legg was at the heart of the soap for the first 12 years of its life.......

Dizziness when getting up could increase dementia risk, US study says

  
The light-headed feeling is caused by a sudden drop in blood pressure, known as orthostatic hypotension.......

Celtic 3-1 Rosenborg

  
Odsonne Edouard scores twice as Celtic fight back from behind to beat Rosenborg in the Champions League second qualify round.......

A fire near Alfriston leads to Drusillas Zoo Park being evacuated

  
A fire in Alfriston destroyed 60 acres and led to a nearby zoo being evacuated.......

U.S.-EU trade deal pushes stock rally to fourth day

  
Global stocks extended their rally into a fourth consecutive day on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump and the European Union reached an agreement that investors hope will avert a trade war. ......

Trump, Juncker expected to speak at White House following trade meeting: officials

  
U.S. President Donald Trump and the European Union's chief executive, Jean-Claude Juncker, were expected to make statements at a joint event on Wednesday following a meeting on trade, White House officials said. ......

Trump secures concessions from EU to avoid trade war: Wall Street Journal

  
U.S. President Donald Trump has secured concessions from the European Union to avoid a trade war, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing an EU official who was in the room during talks between Trump and the EU's Jean-Claude Juncker. ......

Trump says agreed with EU to work to lower trade barriers

  
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States and the European Union were kicking off talks aimed at lowering trade barriers as officials looked to head off a brewing trade war. ......

EU offers trade concessions in talks with Trump: Wall Street Journal

  
U.S. President Donald Trump has secured concessions from the European Union to avoid a trade war, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing an EU official who was in the room during talks between Trump and the EU's Jean-Claude Juncker. ......

After criticism, Trump delays second Putin meeting to next year

  
U.S. President Donald Trump will postpone a second meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin until next year after the federal probe into Russian election meddling is over, national security adviser John Bolton said on Wednesday. ......

Zero Tolerance for Zero Tolerance

  
The children at the border are just the latest causality of this deeply misguided approach to public policy.......

Visa Restrictions for Chinese Students Alarm Academia

  
Educators fear that the changes, which the Trump administration devised to curb intellectual property theft, will hinder innovation, intensify anti-Chinese aggressions and deter talented applicants.......

Trump's Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Is Shattered by Vandal

  
A man brandishing a pickax smashed the star early Wednesday morning. This is not the first time President Trump's star has been vandalized.......

Trump Wants to Delay Putin Meeting Until 'After the Russia Witch Hunt'

  
"The president believes that the next bilateral meeting with president Putin should take place after the Russia witch hunt is over," President Trump's national security adviser said.......

Pompeo Defends Trump With 'Proof' of Administration's Actions vs. Russia

  
Senators demanded information from Secretary of State Mike Pompeo about President Trump's meeting with President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia.......

Men Are Freaking Out About Their Low Sperm Count

  
A study suggests that sperm counts have been dropping for decades. Is this how the big dystopia begins? Silicon Valley is at hand to help men get their mojo back.......

Keeping Its Promise to Families, New York Identifies Another 9/11 Victim

  
With advances in technology, Scott Michael Johnson, 26, became the 1,642nd person to be identified by the medical examiner's office.......

In Japan, Deadly Heat Wave Tests Endurance of Even the Most Stoic

  
Even the famously stoic Japanese are having a hard time with 106-degree heat.......

In Aftermath of Greek Fires, Suspicion Combines With Grief and Recrimination

  
As rescuers continued to search for the missing, Greeks were asking how so many scattered fires had broken out in so short a span and spread with such velocity.......

Asia and Australia Edition: Pakistan, Laos Dam, Michael Cohen: Your Thursday Briefing

  
Here's what you need to know to start your day.......

A Watery Lake Is Detected on Mars, Raising the Potential for Alien Life

  
The discovery suggests that watery conditions beneath the icy southern polar cap may have provided one of the critical building blocks for life on the red planet.......

Trump, EU announce deal to avert escalation of trade tensions - Washington Post

  
Washington PostTrump, EU announce deal to avert escalation of trade tensionsWashington PostBreaking: President Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday announced a limited deal to avoid a further escalation of trade tensions. In an unexpected press conference, the two leaders said the European Union ...President Trump todayCNNTrump announces a 'new phase' in US-EU relationship, working toward 'zero tariffs'CNBCTrump says US, EU working towards "zero" tariffs — live updatesCBS NewsThe Hill -Reuters -USA TODAY -Bloombergall 1,999 news articles »......

Sandy Hook Victim's Parents Ask Mark Zuckerberg to Stop the 'Proliferation of Hate' on Facebook - TIME

  
TIMESandy Hook Victim's Parents Ask Mark Zuckerberg to Stop the 'Proliferation of Hate' on FacebookTIMEIn an open letter to Mark Zuckerberg published Wednesday, the parents of a Sandy Hook shooting victim urged the Facebook CEO to remove harassment and conspiracy theories from the platform, accusing him of "providing a safe haven for hate.".and more »......

Pompeo seeks to reassure lawmakers on Russia amid bipartisan backlash - Washington Post

  
Washington PostPompeo seeks to reassure lawmakers on Russia amid bipartisan backlashWashington PostSecretary of State Mike Pompeo faced a bipartisan backlash on Capitol Hill on Wednesday as he defended President Trump's summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin amid an onslaught of questions from lawmakers about what transpired in the two-hour ...Pompeo hearing: Secretary vows Trump will hold Russia accountable for election meddlingUSA TODAYUS Won't Recognize Crimea Annexation; Trump-Putin II DelayedU.S. News & World ReportPompeo Confronts Senate's Ire Over Trump's Policies on Russia, TradeBloombergCNN -Twitter -Hearing | Hearings | United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - Senate.govall 217 news articles »......

Man who says he destroyed Trump's Walk of Fame star is booked on felony vandalism charge, police say - Los Angeles Times

  
Los Angeles TimesMan who says he destroyed Trump's Walk of Fame star is booked on felony vandalism charge, police sayLos Angeles TimesA man who said he took a pickax to Donald Trump's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame early Wednesday has given himself up to police, authorities said. The man strode up to Trump's star off Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue about 3:30 a.m. and ...Someone took a pickax to Trump's Hollywood star and shattered it — againWashington PostTrump's Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame Is Shattered by VandalNew York TimesTrump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star destroyed againABC NewsPolitico -USA TODAY -U.S. News & World Report -New York Daily Newsall 306 news articles »......

Facebook shares drop as much as 10 percent on revenue miss - CNBC

  
CNBCFacebook shares drop as much as 10 percent on revenue missCNBC$13.36 billion per a Thomson Reuters consensus estimate; Global daily active users (DAUs): 1.47 billion vs. 1.49 billion, according to a StreetAccount and FactSet estimate. Michelle Castillo | @mishcastillo. Published 1 Hour Ago Updated 3 Mins Ago CNBC.Facebook Revenue Falls Short of ExpectationsWall Street JournalFacebook disappoints on revenue, active users; shares fall 9 percentReutersFacebook shares fall as user growth slowsCBS NewsFast Company -BuzzFeed News -Facebookall 158 news articles »......

Attorney argues Brock Turner's sexual assault conviction should be overturned - NBCNews.com

  
NBCNews.comAttorney argues Brock Turner's sexual assault conviction should be overturnedNBCNews.comAn argument to overturn the conviction of a former Stanford University swimmer who was found guilty of sexually assaulting an intoxicated woman is in the hands of a California appeals court, which must consider whether "sexual outercourse" made a ...Brock Turner Appeals Rape Conviction With Argument He Only Wanted 'Outercourse'HuffPostBrock Turner, former Stanford swimmer, appeals his sexual assault convictionLos Angeles TimesStanford Sex Assault Convict Brock Turner Only Engaged in 'Outercourse,' Claims Lawyer in AppealPEOPLE.comBBC News -CNN -The Mercury Newsall 98 news articles »......

An Iowa college student went for a jog last week — and hasn't been seen since - Washington Post

  
Washington PostAn Iowa college student went for a jog last week — and hasn't been seen sinceWashington PostMollie Tibbets put on shorts and a black sports bra, laced up her running shoes and headed out for a jog Thursday, just as she did almost every evening, a neighbor told authorities. Then she disappeared. The University of Iowa student's last known ...'She's gonna be fighting her best to get back home': Brothers speak out, FBI joins search for missing Iowa joggerABC NewsMystery Shrouds Disappearance Of Iowa College StudentHuffPostFBI joins search for Mollie Tibbetts, Iowa college student, missing for a weekNBCNews.comCBS News -PEOPLE.com -Fox News -KTRK-TVall 123 news articles »......

"I Am Laying Down a Marker": Lanny Davis Reveals His Bazooka PR Strategy - Vanity Fair

  
Vanity Fair"I Am Laying Down a Marker": Lanny Davis Reveals His Bazooka PR StrategyVanity FairThe stunning disclosure of a secret recording between Donald Trump and his longtime personal attorney Michael Cohen took Trumpworld and legal veterans by surprise on Tuesday night, landing right in the middle of the cable-news prime-time schedule.Did Trump propose paying 'cash' for Karen McDougal's story? Let's parse the spin.Washington PostMichael Cohen's playmate payoff tape with Donald Trump puts both men in legal crosshairsUSA TODAYTrump Says 'Too Bad' After Cohen Audio Recording ReleasedU.S. News & World ReportCNNall 811 news articles »......

Woman impaled by wind-blown beach umbrella thanks rescuers

  
A Pennsylvania woman severely injured when a wind-blown beach umbrella gored her in the upper chest while she was on vacation in Maryland is thanking those who came to her aid and provided medical treatment.......

'Sharp Objects' star Amy Adams says the show gave her anxiety and insomnia

  
Amy Adams takes a serious turn with her role as Camille Preaker in HBO's series "Sharp Objects" where she portrays a troubled reporter who struggles with addiction, trauma and anxiety as she tries to report on a serial killer in her hometown.......

Marine Corps ring found on Florida beach reunited with owner

  
A Marine Corps ring that was found on a Florida beach earlier this week has been reunited with its owner.......

Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza after troops attacked

  
The Israeli military shelled Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, killing three militants, after its troops on the border came under fire.......

Democratic candidate for NC legislature drops out after 'Mexicans' rant resurfaces

  
A Democratic candidate for North Carolina's House of Representatives withdrew from her race Wednesday after a 12-year-old blog post ranting about immigrants resurfaced last week.......

Delta and American Airlines CEOs say they won't make seats smaller

  
The CEOs of Delta and American Airlines said their coach seats will not get any smaller – while they were seated in coach.......

DDR: 2Q Earnings Snapshot

  
BEACHWOOD, Ohio (AP) _ DDR Corp. (DDR) on Wednesday reported a key measure of profitability in its second quarter.......

California subway stabbing suspect charged with murder

  
A paroled robber who allegedly stabbed a woman to death and wounded her sister in an unprovoked attack at a California train station was charged with murder and attempted murder on Wednesday.......

US ignored warning that policy change could strengthen MS-13

  
The Trump administration was warned that ending US protections for more than 300,000 Central Americans would strengthen and grow MS-13 and gangs that President Donald Trump has called "animals," according to an internal report obtained by CNN.......

The hardest language in the world?

  
"wIy cha'! HaSta! cha yIghuS! 'eH... baH!"......

Scientists think they've found the real Lorax

  
One of Dr. Seuss' most beloved characters may actually have a real-life counterpart, and no, it's not as horrifying as it sounds. ......

Putin's Washington visit delayed, White House says

  
The follow-up meeting President Donald Trump proposed holding with his Russian counterpart in the fall will no longer happen this year, the White House said on Wednesday.......

Melania Trump will watch 'any channel she wants,' spokeswoman says

  
First lady Melania Trump will watch "any channel she wants," according to her spokeswoman in an apparent rebuke to the report President Donald Trump was upset to find her Air Force One television tuned into CNN.......

Japanese politician calls LGBT community 'unproductive'

  
A Japanese politician has come under fire for questioning whether LGBT taxpayers should receive equal welfare benefits to the rest of Japan. ......

Donald Trump just said something truly terrifying

  
If you blinked, you might have missed it. ......

Caught in a lie, Trump turns to conspiracy theory

  
Less than 12 hours after being caught in a lie about his knowledge of a payoff to former Playboy model Karen McDougal, President Donald Trump turned to an old friend for solace: The conspiracy theory. ......

Case claiming Trump and his companies violated Constitution allowed to proceed

  
A federal judge in Maryland on Wednesday ruled that a lawsuit alleging that President Donald Trump, the Trump International Hotel, and the Trump Organization violated the Constitution's emoluments clause through gifts or payments from foreign and domestic governments can proceed.......

Boys, 10 and 7, crashed family car taking joyride to the beach

  
Two boys in a Virginia foster home woke up early Tuesday and decided they wanted to drive more than 100 miles to the beach. ......

Trump's proposed summit with Putin delayed

  
National Security Advisor John Bolton said a proposed meeting with Russian President Putin won't be until 2019 after the "Russia witch hunt is over."......

Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star destroyed again

  
A man removed a pickax from a guitar case about 3 a.m., according to witnesses. ......

Trump announces an agreement with European Union on some tariffs

  
President Donald Trump announces an agreement with the European Union on tariffs.......

Senate Republicans clash with Dems over access to Kavanaugh WH records

  
Democrats are accusing Republicans of denying access to a critical part of Judge Brett Kavanaugh's history: His records while serving as White House staff secretary. ......

Pompeo faces tough questions on Russia, North Korea

  
It's Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's first time in front of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee after President Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.......

Judge allows emoluments case against Trump to move forward

  
A lawsuit accusing President Trump of violating a constitutional clause that prohibits elected officials from doing business with foreign governments can move forward.......

Global stock rally adds fourth straight day as trade fears ebb

  
Global stocks extended their rally into a fourth consecutive day on Wednesday as investor optimism over corporate earnings trumped concern about the trade war. ......

Pompeo to Defend Trump With 'Proof' of Administration's Actions vs. Russia

  
When Secretary of State Mike Pompeo testifies before a Senate panel, lawmakers will have a chance to demand information about President Trump's meeting with President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia.......

The Latest: UN chief condemns Pakistan suicide bombing - ABC News

  
ABC NewsThe Latest: UN chief condemns Pakistan suicide bombingABC NewsThe Latest on Pakistan's elections (all times local):. 11:50 p.m.. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is condemning the suicide bombing attack outside a polling station during Pakistan's national elections.Pakistan's Imran Khan sees early projected lead in electionReutersall 3,301 news articles »......

TASTE OF THE TOUR: Henri IV, Poule au Pot and pressed cheese

  
A new start and a royal finish.......

Jane Fonda revisits 'Hanoi Jane' scandal: 'It's just horrible for me to think of that'

  
Jane Fonda spoke out at the Television Critics Associations Summer Press Tour about her rebellious-nature and being labeled a tratior for her actions during the Vietnam War.......

Trump delays proposed Putin meeting until 2019

  
President Donald Trump's proposed Washington meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin has been delayed until 2019......

Senators to Grill Pompeo on Trump-Putin Meeting: What to Watch

  
When Secretary of State Mike Pompeo testifies before a Senate panel, lawmakers will have a chance to demand information about President Trump's meeting with President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia.......

Emoluments Lawsuit, Accusing Trump of Violating Constitution, Clears a Hurdle

  
A federal judge ruled that the case, which argues that Mr. Trump is improperly benefiting from his company's Washington hotel, should be allowed to proceed.......

The Latest: Excitement at store where lotto ticket sold

  
The Latest on a Mega Millions winning ticket sold in California (all times local): 11 a.m.......

Donald Trump's Hollywood star destroyed with pick axe

  
It's not the first time that the president's star has been vandalised.......

WikiLeaks' Julian Assange may be evicted from embassy providing asylum, reports say

  
Assange has been living at Ecuador's embassy in the U.K. since 2012.......

Trump, Juncker voice desire to reduce tariffs, trade tensions

  
U.S. President Donald Trump and the European Union's chief executive, Jean-Claude Juncker, both expressed a desire on Wednesday to cut tariffs and ease trade transatlantic trade tensions as a high-stakes White House meeting got underway. ......

FCC chairman stands by Sinclair Tribune merger review decision

  
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai said on Wednesday he stands by the decision to refer Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc's $3.9 billion proposed acquisition of Tribune Media Co for review by an administrative law judge despite critical comments from U.S. President Donald Trump. ......

Yosemite National Park Evacuated Amid Threat From Fire - New York Times

  
New York TimesYosemite National Park Evacuated Amid Threat From FireNew York TimesSmoke from the Ferguson Fire hangs over Yosemite National Park in California. Parts of the park, including Yosemite Valley, will close Wednesday as firefighters work to contain the blaze.CreditNoah Berger/Associated Press. By Jose A. Del Real. July 25 ...Wildfire Closes Parts Of Yosemite As Firefighters Try To Contain BlazeNPRall 137 news articles »......

Melania Trump Spokeswoman Dodges Questions About Trump Tape - HuffPost

  
HuffPostMelania Trump Spokeswoman Dodges Questions About Trump TapeHuffPostFirst lady Melania Trump is staying silent on the release of a recording of her husband, President Donald Trump, discussing a payment to a former Playboy model, with a White House official brushing off concerns as "kind of silly." That brush-off ...Melania Trump will watch 'any channel she wants,' spokeswoman saysCNNMelania and Donald Trump Are Publicly Fighting Over the RemoteVanity FairMelania Trump Watches 'Any Channel She Wants' on TV, First Lady's Spokeswoman Says, Refuses to Discuss Cohen ...NewsweekDecider -New York Magazine -New York Times -The Tennesseanall 158 news articles »......

Pompeo says US won't recognize Russia's Crimea annexation

  
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo declared Wednesday that the U.S. will never recognize Russia's annexation of Crimea.......

MP Fiona Onasanya accused of lying about speeding

  
Fiona Onasanya is charged with perverting the course of justice and is due at the Old Bailey in August.......

Life on Mars: What do we know?

  
Victoria Gill takes a looks at four key moments in the search for life on the red planet.......

DeVos rules would cut estimated $13B in student loan relief

  
The Trump administration is proposing new rules that could make it harder for students to get their loans erased in cases of fraud......

Options traders on edge as Qualcomm-NXP deal deadline looms

  
Traders in the U.S. options market braced for a large near-term move in the shares of chipmaker Qualcomm Inc and NXP Semiconductors with hours to go before the deadline to get China's nod for a $44 billion deal. ......

Boeing's refueling tanker woes obscure profit beat, shares fall

  
Boeing Co on Wednesday posted better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue but shares dropped as much as 3.6 percent after it reported $426 million in higher costs on its long-delayed KC-46 aerial refueling tanker program. ......

Men Are Freaking Out About Sperm Counts

  
A study suggests that sperm counts have been dropping for decades. Is this how the big dystopia begins? Probably not! Still, Silicon Valley is at hand to help men get their mojo back.......

Sex-for-access claims are baseless, argues accused Russian agent's lawyer - Politico

  
PoliticoSex-for-access claims are baseless, argues accused Russian agent's lawyerPoliticoAccused Russian agent Maria Butina never offered to trade sex for professional favors, her lawyer said Wednesday, rebutting a key element of the Justice Department case that she was part of a Kremlin operation to push conservative American political ...Maria Butina's lawyer rejects claim she tried to trade sex for a jobUSA TODAYMaria Butina's Lawyer Demands Proof Of Alleged Sex-For-Job PropositionNPRAttorneys spar over evidence in case of alleged Russian agentThe HillDepartment of Justiceall 137 news articles »......

Scientists detect a body of liquid water beneath a Martian ice cap - Los Angeles Times

  
Los Angeles TimesScientists detect a body of liquid water beneath a Martian ice capLos Angeles TimesUsing a satellite to peer beneath layers of dust and ice at Mars' south pole, scientists have detected a 12-mile-wide span of briny water, a large, stable reservoir akin to lakes buried beneath the Antarctic ice sheet on Earth. The long-sought ...Scientists Identify Source of Mars Dust Currently Threatening RoverSpace.comScientists detect giant underground aquifer on Mars, raising hope of life on the planetThe VergeEvidence detected of lake beneath the surface of MarsCNNPBS NewsHour -BBC News -Business Insider -NPRall 209 news articles »......

Visitors leaving heart of Yosemite as fire rages nearby

  
Campsites and lodges emptied out after disappointed tourists were ordered to leave the heart of Yosemite National Park by noon Wednesday, as firefighters battled to contain a huge wildfire just to the west that has threatened the park's forest and sent up smoke that obscured grand vistas of waterfalls and sheer granite faces.......

Trump beat Hillary more than a year ago but the left can't let it go – and it's harming our country

  
After the U.S. Supreme Court confirmed his razor-thin defeat in the 2000 presidential election, former Vice President Al Gore could have gone to the mat trying to delegitimize the presidency of George W. Bush. Much to his credit, he didn't.......

Tears, hugs and help: Church groups assist reunited families

  
The immigrant parents arrived at Catholic Charities in white vans with their children, their paperwork and almost nothing else.......

Instagram porn shame as secret sex hashtags reveal hundreds of smutty videos

  
Instagram is awash with hardcore porn videos despite being aimed at children as young as 13, The Sun can reveal.......

Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Ennis House in L.A. on the market for $23M

  
Built in 1924, it was constructed of 27,000 concrete blocks.......

DeVos Proposes to Curtail Debt Relief for Defrauded Students

  
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos proposed requiring that borrowers prove that they have fallen into financial distress or that their colleges knowingly deceived them to get aid.......

Arson suspected in devastating Greece fires that killed at least 79 people

  
Multiple fires in different areas outside of Athens seemed to ignite at once.......

American pastor detained in Turkey moved to house arrest

  
Evangelical pastor Mark Brunson, jailed in Turkey on espionage charges, has been moved to house arrest after calls for his release from President Donald Trump.......

A Message From a C.E.O.: Tariffs Are Going to Hurt American Workers

  
My company, Cummins, and many other U.S. manufacturers needs strong ties to global markets to grow.......

Video of Queen's Guard shoving Windsor Castle tourist doesn't show whole story, source alleges

  
One "army source" claims it was a set-up by the tourist.......

Utah library workers told to remove LGBTQ-themed displays

  
Workers at a southern Utah library say they were pressured to remove buttons and other displays highlighting LGBTQ-themed materials because they are seen as controversial.......

Mozilla developer claims Google is slowing YouTube on Firefox

  
Feel like YouTube runs a little slow on the Firefox and Edge browsers?......

U.S. car tariffs seen as focus as Trump meets EU's Juncker

  
The European Union's chief executive was set to confront U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday over Trump's efforts to impose car tariffs, with the high stakes meeting seen as a potential first step in launching more comprehensive trade talks. ......

Trump says he hopes to strike trade deal with Europe

  
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he hopes to work out a fair and reciprocal trade deal between the United States and Europe as he welcomed the head of the European Commission to the White House for talks. ......

Fiction: A Debut Novel Mixes Lust With the Directionlessness of Youth

  
In Andrew Martin's "Early Work," the already shiftless life of a struggling writer is derailed by romantic infatuation.......

Allegiant Air finds 'bird remains' in engine after emergency landing

  
An Allegiant Air flight made an emergency landing Wednesday morning after experiencing a bird strike to its engine.......

Greece wildfires: People filmed escaping into the sea

  
Video shows people taking refuge in the sea as they try to escape wildfires in the area of Rafina.......

Maria Butina's lawyer rejects claim she tried to trade sex for a job - USA TODAY

  
USA TODAYMaria Butina's lawyer rejects claim she tried to trade sex for a jobUSA TODAYWASHINGTON – The attorney representing Maria Butina, the Russian national accused of serving as a covert agent for Moscow, on Wednesday rejected the government's claim that she sought to trade sex for a job. In a court filing last week, prosecutors ...Maria Butina's Lawyer Demands Proof Of Alleged Sex-For-Job PropositionNPRAttorneys spar over evidence in case of alleged Russian agentThe Hillall 137 news articles »......

The Latest: Tourists leave Yosemite Valley ahead of closure

  
The Latest on wildfires burning in California (all times local): 8:00 a.m.......

New Jersey woman strangles rabid fox after animal bites her leg

  
A New Jersey woman said she was forced to kill a rabid fox after the animal bit her leg and continued gnawing on her flesh despite her efforts to escape.......

Mom donates son's organs after twins drowned in sitter's pool

  
A mother in Tennessee is heartbroken after her twins were found unresponsive in the deep end of a babysitter's swimming pool, saying she's "not sure how to live with this pain."......

Immigrant freed from detention: 'God makes justice'

  
An Ecuadorean immigrant who's been freed by a U.S. judge said Wednesday he thought he would lose his daughters and his wife when he was detained while delivering pizza to a Brooklyn Army installation nearly two months ago.......

Experts: Summer rains put dent in southwest US fire danger

  
The threat of wildfire in the American Southwest has been significantly dampened by the monsoon season, but the region is still grappling with the long-term effects of drought.......

Tour de France 2018: Philippe Gilbert rode 60km with broken kneecap

  
Philippe Gilbert posts a picture of his broken kneecap on social media following a race-ending crash at stage 16 of the Tour de France.......

Marseille: French side fined and face European ban for fans' behaviour

  
French side Marseille face a one-year suspension from European competitions unless the behaviour of their fans improve, Uefa announce.......

The Attendants Made the Toast. (The Couple Brewed the Beer.)

  
Home-brew beer has been finding a place at weddings, where it's being served to guests during cocktail hours or given out as favors.......

Kennedy Center 2018 Honorees Include Cher and 'Hamilton.' Will President Trump Attend?

  
Reba McEntire, Philip Glass and Wayne Shorter will also be honored at the Kennedy Center ceremony, which Mr. Trump skipped last year after some winners expressed discomfort with him.......

Gala Dalí's Life Wasn't Quite Surreal, but It Was Pretty Strange

  
She was Salvador Dalí's wife, muse, model and publicist. But as a new exhibition in the Spanish city of Barcelona shows, there was much more to her than that.......

Fiction: A Debut Novel Mixes Lust With the Directionless of Youth

  
In Andrew Martin's "Early Work," the already shiftless life of a struggling writer is derailed by romantic infatuation.......

United Airlines slammed by singer Dua Lipa over treatment of sister's peanut allergy

  
Pop singer Dua Lipa took to Twitter to call out United Airlines on how it handled her sister's peanut allergy.......

Japanese city blames viral NPR report for flood of ninja job inquiries

  
A Japanese city is fighting off a bombardment of wannabee ninjas after a viral story set off a frenzy of Internet interest locals are saying is "all wrong."......

'Games of Thrones' final season to air in the 'first half' of 2019, HBO announces

  
The final season of "Game of Thrones" will air in the "first half" of 2019, HBO President of Programming Casey Bloys revealed at the Television Critics Association's Summer Press Tour on Wednesday.......

Rédoine Faïd: France jailbreak gangster narrowly evades police

  
Rédoine Faïd, who broke out of prison on 1 July, ditched a car with explosives after being spotted.......

Maria Butina's Lawyer Demands Proof Of Alleged Sex-For-Job Proposition - NPR

  
NPRMaria Butina's Lawyer Demands Proof Of Alleged Sex-For-Job PropositionNPRUpdated at 12:10 p.m. ET. The lawyer for a woman accused of being a Russian agent dueled with government attorneys on Wednesday over evidence in the case, including the allegation that she attempted to use sex to gain access to an organization she ...Prosecutors in Maria Butina case complain about her attorney's media appearancesWashington PostAttorneys spar over evidence in case of alleged Russian agentThe HillAccused Russian spy had shirtless Putin photo on phone, college friends sayCBS Newsall 134 news articles »......

Tom Cruise prefers staying single, remaining close with Scientology pals, report says

  
There is only one thing Tom Cruise wants to do at age 56 — entertain audiences on the big screen.......

Reenactment of conquistador reclaiming Santa Fe will end

  
An annual reenactment of a 17th-century Spanish conquistador reclaiming Santa Fe from Native Americans after an uprising will no longer take place.......

Federal immigration officials detain registered sex offender

  
Federal immigration officials say they arrested an immigrant who is in the U.S. illegally after a sheriff declined their request to keep the registered sex offender in custody.......

How Michael Cohen's Audio Clip Unraveled Trump's False Statements - New York Times

  
New York TimesHow Michael Cohen's Audio Clip Unraveled Trump's False StatementsNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Just before Election Day, when The Wall Street Journal uncovered a secret deal by the National Enquirer to buy the silence of a former Playboy model who said she had an affair with Donald J. Trump, his campaign issued a flat denial.National Enquirer's Yearslong Dealings With Trump Lawyer Fall Under Federal ScrutinyWall Street JournalOn new Cohen tape, Trump seemed to insist on 'cash' payment. Here's what that might mean.Washington PostTrump claims Cohen tape on Playboy model may have been doctoredPoliticoThe Atlantic -NPR -NBCNews.com -Reutersall 648 news articles »......

Federal judge allows emoluments case against Trump to proceed - Washington Post

  
Washington PostFederal judge allows emoluments case against Trump to proceedWashington PostA federal judge on Wednesday rejected President Trump's latest effort to stop a lawsuit that alleges Trump is violating the Constitution by continuing to do business with foreign governments. The ruling, from U.S. District Judge Peter J. Messitte in ...and more »......

UK Supreme Court rejects woman's appeal in divorce case

  
The U.K. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a woman must remain married to her husband of 40 years after he opposed her request for a divorce, saying its hands were tied by the country's divorce laws.......

Massachusetts to probe e-cigarette maker Juul over sales to minors

  
Massachusetts is investigating e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc and two online retailers to determine whether they violated state law by failing to prevent minors from buying their products, the state's attorney general said on Tuesday.......

Hundreds of Gazans protest UN agency layoffs, pay cuts

  
Employees of the U.N. Palestinian refugee agency escalated their protest Wednesday in the Gaza Strip against sweeping pay cuts and dismissals as the organization blamed U.S. funding cuts on the crisis.......

Hundreds attend funeral for Mothers of Srebrenica leader

  
Hundreds of people on Wednesday attended an emotional funeral service for Hatidza Mehmedovic, who headed a group of women fighting for justice for the victims of the 1995 Srebrenica massacre.......

HBO happy with 'Westworld' despite backlash, exec says: 'People love to hate it'

  
HBO's western drama "Westworld" has earned six Emmy nominations for the network, but it's also been criticzed for gory, violent scenes, often featuring guns.......

101-year-old woman stabbed to death by neighbor, police say

  
The brutal stabbing death of a 101-year-old woman earlier this month led to the arrest Tuesday of a western New York man, officials said.......

Tour de France 2018: Geraint Thomas extends lead as Nairo Quintana wins stage

  
Nairo Quintana wins stage 17 of the Tour de France as Geraint Thomas extends his overall lead and Chris Froome slips to third.......

U.S. judge may consider gag order in case of accused Russian agent

  
A U.S. judge said on Wednesday she may consider imposing a gag order on lawyers for accused Russian agent Maria Butina after prosecutors complained about statements by her lead attorney to the news media and expressed concern about turning over evidence to the defense. ......

Wilmer Valderrama stays silent on Demi Lovato's overdose - Page Six

  
Page SixWilmer Valderrama stays silent on Demi Lovato's overdosePage SixDemi Lovato has received a lot of support after her suspected drug overdose, but one person has been conspicuously silent — ex-boyfriend Wilmer Valderrama. That's because the actor, 38, is "devastated" and "shocked" by the news, a source told People.Everything We Know About Demi Lovato's Overdose—and What's NextE! OnlineDemi Lovato: 'How Demi has helped me' stories shared by fansBBC NewsDemi Lovato Suffers Drug Overdose ... 'Awake and Responsive'TMZall 565 news articles »......

Senators to Grill Pompeo on Trump-Putin Meeting: What to Watch - New York Times

  
New York TimesSenators to Grill Pompeo on Trump-Putin Meeting: What to WatchNew York Times... • Following President Trump's private meeting with President Vladimir V. Putin of Russia last week, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will testify before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Wednesday. • The hearing will give lawmakers a chance ...Trump's Russia problem is getting worse and worseWashington PostThe GOP once despised tariffs, bailouts and Russia. Then came Trump.NBCNews.comMust-see TV? A guide to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's congressional grilling on Russia, Iran and moreUSA TODAYNPR -Politico -Los Angeles Times -Bloombergall 5,461 news articles »......

National Enquirer's Yearslong Dealings With Trump Lawyer Fall Under Federal Scrutiny - Wall Street Journal

  
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Khloe Kardashian's boyfriend Tristan Thompson reportedly feels 'trapped' in their relationship

  
Tristian Thompson has reportedly expressed that he feels "trapped" in his current relationship with girlfriend, Khloe Kardashian.......

Lawyer who fled Russia after leaking torture video feared 'revenge'

  
A human-rights lawyer who fled Russia after leaking shocking video of an inmate being viciously beaten by prison guards said she took flight after being warned of plans to "get revenge" against her. ......

Swedish Student Blocks Afghan's Deportation by Refusing to Sit Down on Flight

  
The university student held up a Turkish Airlines flight to Istanbul for about two hours, and her video of the encounter went viral.......

Dancing Is Not a Crime

  
A teenage girl in Iran posted Instagram videos of herself dancing in her bedroom. Then the police came to interrogate her.......

Evidence detected of lake beneath the surface of Mars - CNN

  
CNNEvidence detected of lake beneath the surface of MarsCNN(CNN) A lake of liquid water has been detected by radar beneath the southern polar ice cap of Mars, according to a new study by Italian researchers from the Italian Space Agency, published Wednesday in the journal Science. Evidence was gathered by the ...A 12-mile-wide body of water lies beneath a Mars ice capWashington PostScientists detect giant underground aquifer on Mars, raising hope of life on the planetThe VergeMars' South Pole May Hide Large Underground LakeSpace.comNPR -Fox News -BBC News -WIREDall 166 news articles »......

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