CNN

His White House connection is being...

His White House connection is being referenced to lure Chinese investors

Jared Kushner's status as a top aide to President Donald Trump was used to lure Chinese investors to his family's New Jersey development, even after his family's company apologized for mentioning his name during a sales pitch in May, CNN has found.
Kushner family apologized in May fo...

Kushner family apologized in May for using Jared's name

Trump Jr., Manafort scheduled to te...

Trump Jr., Manafort scheduled to testify July 26

Donald Trump Jr. and former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort have been scheduled to testify before the Senate judiciary committee on July 26, the panel announced Wednesday.
Opinion: Does Kushner deserve a sec...

Opinion: Does Kushner deserve a security clearance?

Jared Kushner seems to have a memory problem. He's recently had to update the list of foreign contacts on his national security questionnaire for a third time.
Pelosi demands Kushner's clearance ...

Pelosi demands Kushner's clearance be revoked

Prominent Democrats are continuing their calls for White House senior adviser Jared Kushner's security clearance to be revoked. CNN's Sara Murray has the latest.
Kushner talks with Graham about imm...

Kushner talks with Graham about immigration, not Russia probe

Jared Kushner met Thursday with Sen. Lindsey Graham on Capitol Hill, though the South Carolina Republican said the two discussed immigration policy and not congressional investigations into Russian interference in last year's US presidential election.

FoxNews

FRIENDS UNTIL DEATH Close companion...

FRIENDS UNTIL DEATH Close companion suicides of 2 American rock stars

WILD SPENDING HABIT Johnny Depp's e...

WILD SPENDING HABIT Johnny Depp's extravagant purchases exposed

'KREMLIN TACTICS': Obama-era 'leak'...

'KREMLIN TACTICS': Obama-era 'leak' supporter lobs new shots at Trump

CIA BOSS TALKS TOUGH Pompeo slams N...

CIA BOSS TALKS TOUGH Pompeo slams NYT for outing undercover agent

'OH, HE JUST DIED' Teens mock, film...

'OH, HE JUST DIED' Teens mock, film disabled man as he slowly drowns

Det. Mark Fuhrman: 'Fix was in' for...

Det. Mark Fuhrman: 'Fix was in' for parole of 'classic sociopath' OJ - OJ Simpson gets parole, eligible for release October 1 - OPINION: Why should a man many call a killer walk free? - Rivera: 'Sadly, we have not heard the last of O.J.'

MSNBC

Jared Fogle to plead guilty to sex ...

Jared Fogle to plead guilty to sex acts with minors, child porn

New poll: Hillary Clinton's lead sh...

New poll: Hillary Clinton's lead shrinks

Thai police issue warrant for bomb ...

Thai police issue warrant for bomb suspect

What's in the Ashley Madison data d...

What's in the Ashley Madison data dump?

Image of the day

Image of the day

2 missing after explosion rocks Was...

2 missing after explosion rocks Wash. Motel 6

Washington Post

A 10-year-old?s mysterious and fata...

A 10-year-old?s mysterious and fatal encounter with opioids

No one knows how the crisis that has ravaged the nation wound up taking Alton Banks, a happy, skinny little boy. But it?s possible he came into contact with the drugs at the pool or on his walk home in Overtown, a neighborhood notorious for being Miami?s busiest opioid marketplace.
The strange legal battle pitting th...

The strange legal battle pitting the secretaries of the Treasury and State against each other

The Treasury has fined ExxonMobil $2 million for agreements signed with a Russian businessman when Rex Tillerson was the company?s CEO. ExxonMobil responded with a legal complaint naming Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin as lead defendant.
Trump?s lawyers explore pardoning p...

Trump?s lawyers explore pardoning powers and ways to undercut Russia investigation

President Trump?s lawyers are actively building a case against what they believe to be special counsel Robert S. Mueller III?s conflicts of interest. Trump has asked his advisers about his power to pardon aides, family members and even himself in connection with the probe, according to one person. A second person said Trump?s lawyers have discussed pardoning powers among themselves.
Sessions plans to stay on, but his ...

Sessions plans to stay on, but his public confidence masks private tensions about his role

Since Jeff Sessions recused himself from the Russia investigation, the attorney general has rapidly lost his standing as one of Trump?s most trusted advisers, according to two White House officials.
Sessions learns loyalty can be a on...

Sessions learns loyalty can be a one-way street with Trump

The attorney general, who was one of Trump?s most important early supporters, became the latest ally to suddenly fall out of the president?s good graces.
Obama stood up to Russian interfere...

Obama stood up to Russian interference. Now Trump must follow through.

Reuters

FTC probing allegations of Amazon's...

FTC probing allegations of Amazon's deceptive discounting

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - As part of its review of Amazon's agreement to buy Whole Foods, the Federal Trade Commission is looking into allegations that Amazon misleads customers about its pricing discounts, according to a source close to the probe.
Euro at two-year high, Asian shares...

Euro at two-year high, Asian shares barely budge

TOKYO (Reuters) - The euro held near two-year highs against the dollar on Friday after the head of the European Central Bank said tapering of its stimulus will be on the table this autumn, while a solid global economic outlook kept Asian share prices near decade highs.
Exclusive: U.S. toughens stance on ...

Exclusive: U.S. toughens stance on foreign deals in blow to China's buying spree

(Reuters) - A secretive U.S. government panel has objected to at least nine acquisitions of U.S. companies by foreign buyers so far this year, people familiar with the matter said, a historically high number that bodes poorly for China's overseas buying spree.
Exxon sues U.S. over fine levied fo...

Exxon sues U.S. over fine levied for Russia deal under Tillerson

WASHINGTON/HOUSTON (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp sued the U.S. government on Thursday, blasting as "unlawful" and "capricious" a $2 million fine levied against it for a three-year-old oil joint venture with Russia's Rosneft.
Microsoft profit beats expectations...

Microsoft profit beats expectations on strong cloud demand

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Microsoft on Thursday reported strong fourth-quarter earnings on the back of its fast-growing cloud computing business, stoking optimism that the once-stagnant company has found a new groove.
Tech group sides with Apple in Qual...

Tech group sides with Apple in Qualcomm's iPhone ban dispute

(Reuters) - A group representing major technology companies has aligned itself against Qualcomm Inc in its legal dispute with Apple Inc by calling on regulators to reject Qualcomm's bid to ban the import of iPhones.

ABC

What we know about OJ Simpson's li...

What we know about OJ Simpson's life going forward

Simpson was granted parole today and could be released as early as October.
OJ Simpson's daughter's plea: 'We ...

OJ Simpson's daughter's plea: 'We just want him to come home'

O.J. Simpson's eldest daughter made an impassioned plea at his parole hearing in Nevada today, urging the board to let her father come home.
Before Simpson's parole hearing, R...

Before Simpson's parole hearing, Ron Goldman's family says they may never see justice

"Ron never gets to spend his life doing what he wanted," Fred Goldman said.
Quake damages buildings on Greek i...

Quake damages buildings on Greek island; 2 killed, 120 hurt

A powerful earthquake shook the Greek island of Kos, damaging several buildings and the main port, killing at least two people and causing more than 120 injuries
Trump legal team spokesman resigns

Trump legal team spokesman resigns

Mark Corallo represented the team working on Robert Mueller's Russia probe.
CBO: 22M would lose insurance unde...

CBO: 22M would lose insurance under GOP health care bill

Congressional Budget Office estimates 22 million would lose insurance in decade.

BBC

Justine Damond's death 'should not ...

Justine Damond's death 'should not have happened'

An Australian woman's shooting was caused by the "actions of one individual", the police chief says.
Strong earthquake kills two on Gree...

Strong earthquake kills two on Greek island of Kos

The deaths were reported on Kos following a 6.7 magnitude quake in the Aegean Sea.
As an open-air heroin camp is close...

As an open-air heroin camp is closed, options narrow

A half-mile stretch of rail track in Philadelphia has become a refuge for hundreds of addicts, but the city is about to descend.
Chester Bennington: Linkin Park voc...

Chester Bennington: Linkin Park vocalist 'took his own life'

A coroner says the star, who was close to Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell, took his own life.
Come on a tour of the village divid...

Come on a tour of the village dividing North Korea from the South

Take a tour of Panmunjom - in the demilitarized border zone where North and South Korea meet for talks.
Moon dust bag sold for $1.8m at New...

Moon dust bag sold for $1.8m at New York auction

The bag was used by astronaut Neil Armstrong to collect the first ever samples of the Moon in 1969.

New York Times

Trump Aides, Seeking Leverage, Inve...

Trump Aides, Seeking Leverage, Investigate Mueller?s Investigators

In a sign of a looming showdown with the special counsel, presidential aides are looking for information to get investigators recused or justify firing him.
Trump?s Fury Erodes His Relationshi...

Trump?s Fury Erodes His Relationship With Sessions, an Early Ally

Jeff Sessions, who angered the president when he recused himself from the Justice Department?s Russia investigation, said he intended to remain attorney general ?as long as that is appropriate.?
Congressional Memo: In a Cruel Summ...

Congressional Memo: In a Cruel Summer for the G.O.P., ?Things Are Starting to Feel Incoherent?

Republicans in Washington should be returning home next week to brag. But despite having total control on Capitol Hill, even they admit that policies aren?t advancing.
Senate, O.J. Simpson, Linkin Park: ...

Senate, O.J. Simpson, Linkin Park: Your Thursday Evening Briefing

Here?s what you need to know at the end of the day.
Asia and Australia Edition: O.J. Si...

Asia and Australia Edition: O.J. Simpson, John McCain, Ram Nath Kovind: Your Friday Briefing

Here?s what you need to know to start your day.
California Today: California Today:...

California Today: California Today: Stopping Jumpers at California?s Bridges

Thursday: Preventing suicide at bridges, a bill to change how water flows in the San Joaquin Valley, and parole hearing day for O.J. Simpson.

WallStreet Journal

China's Empty Theme Parks Lack a Ke...

China's Empty Theme Parks Lack a Key Attraction: A-List Film Characters

Dalian Wanda Group?s retreat from the business reveals the challenges China faces in becoming a show-business superpower. So far, it hasn?t matched the global success of Hollywood?s film and TV studios, which continue to fuel U.S. theme-park empires.

Wired News

'Devil's Ivy' Vulnerability Could A...

'Devil's Ivy' Vulnerability Could Afflict Millions of Internet-Connected Cameras and Card Readers

An obscure bug in 34 companies' physical secure gadgets could leave them open to hackers.
Amazon Bursts Blue Apron's Bubble, ...

Amazon Bursts Blue Apron's Bubble, as the Market Checks Tech's Hype

As Amazon launches a Blue Apron competitor, and Snap's stock plummets, a bubble is deflating.
'Splatoon 2' Review: Nintendo's Ink...

'Splatoon 2' Review: Nintendo's Inkstained Shooter Is Great, But It's Not Exactly New

The Switch sequel to Nintendo's popular Wii U game is great?but if you've played the first one, you're in for deja vu.
Gaze Upon the Mother Shrimp That Pu...

Gaze Upon the Mother Shrimp That Punches Its Enemies to Death

It's colorful. It's feisty. And you don't want to mess with it.
Google Glass 2.0 Is a Startling Sec...

Google Glass 2.0 Is a Startling Second Act

Google Glass flopped. Then Alphabet realized that the future of wearables was in factories and warehouses. Welcome to Google Glass 2.0.
The First Alexa Phone Gets Amazon E...

The First Alexa Phone Gets Amazon Even Closer to Total Domination

Putting Alexa on the HTC U11 is a small step, but it gives Amazon new footing in the voice revolution.

Sports ESPN

Ole Miss' Freeze quits; escort-serv...

Ole Miss' Freeze quits; escort-service calls cited

Ole Miss' Freeze quits; escort-service calls cited
O.J. Simpson granted release by par...

O.J. Simpson granted release by parole board

O.J. Simpson granted release by parole board
Panthers cut ties with OT Oher afte...

Panthers cut ties with OT Oher after 2 seasons

Panthers cut ties with OT Oher after 2 seasons
Source: Celtics to sign free-agent ...

Source: Celtics to sign free-agent guard Larkin

Source: Celtics to sign free-agent guard Larkin
Source: Twins close in on trade for...

Source: Twins close in on trade for lefty Garcia

Source: Twins close in on trade for lefty Garcia
Sources: Rose, Cavs engaged in seri...

Sources: Rose, Cavs engaged in serious talks

Sources: Rose, Cavs engaged in serious talks

Yahoo Movies

Team Trump tries to use Michael Moo...

Team Trump tries to use Michael Moore?s anti-Trump film as an endorsement

Team Trump tries to use Michael Moore?s anti-Trump film as an endorsementIn a scene from his new anti-Trump film, ?Michael Moore in TrumpLand,? the Oscar-winning filmmaker predicts that Donald Trump will win the Nov. 8 presidential election because the middle class is fed up with the establishment and will vote for the Republican nominee as a ?f*** you? to Washington. ?He is the human Molotov cocktail they have been waiting for,? Moore says.


New documentary provides an emotion...

New documentary provides an emotional look into Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin's scandal 'nightmare'

New documentary provides an emotional look into Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin's scandal 'nightmare'Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin considered splitting up. This revelation about one of the country?s most high-profile political couples came in one of the many uncomfortable, intimate moments featuring the pair in the new documentary ?Weiner.? The film, which documents Weiner?s ill-fated 2013 New York City mayoral campaign, also serves as a portrait of a family engulfed by scandal and the ravenous press coverage that comes with it. Abedin, a longtime aide to now-presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, admitted in front of the documentary crew?s cameras that she and Weiner considered separating after his first fall from grace.


Our Fairy Tales Are Older Than Thou...

Our Fairy Tales Are Older Than Thought

Our Fairy Tales Are Older Than ThoughtMany traditional fairy tales, long thought to be a somewhat recent invention, have actually been around for thousands of years, according to a new study.


How Should You Talk to Your Kid Abo...

How Should You Talk to Your Kid About Violence on TV and in Movies?

How Should You Talk to Your Kid About Violence on TV and in Movies?Talking about media violence helps to manage its impact on your kid. The more media violence kids are exposed to, the more ?normal? it appears.


5 Conversations to Have with Your K...

5 Conversations to Have with Your Kids After ?Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens?

5 Conversations to Have with Your Kids After ?Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens?Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens is the hugely popular sequel to George Lucas? sci-fi blockbuster series. Adult fans love sharing this special series with kids of all ages and learning what Han, Chewie, Leia, and all their new friends are up to in that galaxy far, far away. While The Force Awakens is more about action than introspection, there?s plenty for families to talk about after the credits roll. ...


The Star Wars Workout: Yes, It Exis...

The Star Wars Workout: Yes, It Exists (And It?s Pretty Awesome)

The Star Wars Workout: Yes, It Exists (And It?s Pretty Awesome)The Star Wars-inspired workout, Awaken Your Inner Force, will have you sweating more than a tauntaun on Tattoine. (Photo: Everett Collection)


Editorial New York Times

Op-Ed Contributor: The Democratic P...

Op-Ed Contributor: The Democratic Party?s Billion-Dollar Mistake

By fixating on Obama-Trump voters, the party is ignoring the Americans who could return it to power in the House.
Editorial: Avoiding War With Iran

Editorial: Avoiding War With Iran

Once again, hawks are demanding action that could lead to disaster.
Op-Ed Columnist: Trump Is His Own W...

Op-Ed Columnist: Trump Is His Own Worst Enemy

There is a profound but predictable obstacle blocking Trump?s legislative agenda: His own incompetence.
Op-Ed Columnist: If Dr. Trump Were ...

Op-Ed Columnist: If Dr. Trump Were Your Surgeon ...

Imagine Republican leaders were in charge of your medical care.
Op-Ed Columnist: Is the News Media ...

Op-Ed Columnist: Is the News Media an ?Existential? Threat?

Dennis Prager, a thoughtful conservative, seems to think so.
Contributing Op-Ed Writer: How Fear...

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: How Fear of Falling Explains the Love of Trump

Anxiety about slipping down the socioeconomic ladder persists as the best explanation for the election ? and the adoration ? of President Trump.

Editorial MSNBC

Slideshow: The Week in Political Ca...

Slideshow: The Week in Political Cartoons

NBCNews.com's political cartoonists take a look back at the past week.NBCNews.com's political cartoonists take a look back at the past week.


Clicked: One day at a time

Clicked: One day at a time

This blog is not dead.This blog is not dead.


Watch a 'ring of fire' solar eclips...

Watch a 'ring of fire' solar eclipse online

Science editor Alan Boyle's blog: If you can't make it to the South Pacific's eclipse zone to watch the sun turn into a "ring of fire" on Thursday, you can still see the spectacle online. Science editor Alan Boyle's blog: If you can't make it to the South Pacific's eclipse zone to watch the sun turn into a "ring of fire" on Thursday, you can still see the spectacle online.


Daily Nightly: Read the latest entr...

Daily Nightly: Read the latest entries

ZeitGeist: Terrible Father?s Day gi...

ZeitGeist: Terrible Father?s Day gift ideas

From ?The Daddle? to ?The Freedom Flask?, Willie Geist offers some really bad ideas for dad this year.From ?The Daddle? to ?The Freedom Flask?, Willie Geist offers some really bad ideas for dad this year.


First Read: The day in politics

First Read: The day in politics

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Winning toilet paper gowns offered ...

Winning toilet paper gowns offered to brides-in-need

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A toilet paper wedding dress with 1,500 hand-cut butterflies made by a mother of two in her spare time won the $10,000 first prize in a quirky New York fashion competition on Thursday and a bride-in-need may have the chance to wear it down the aisle.
Cambodia widow sees dead husband in...

Cambodia widow sees dead husband in five-month-old calf

KRATIE, Cambodia (Reuters) - Cambodia's latest social media sensation is a five-month-old calf believed by a villager to be the reincarnation of her dead husband.
Swedish train to be named Trainy Mc...

Swedish train to be named Trainy McTrainface in tribute to Boaty

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - A Swedish rail operator has vowed to name one of its trains "Trainy McTrainface" after a public vote, saying it would bring joy to people disappointed when Britain rejected the name Boaty McBoatface for a polar research ship following a similar poll.
Hyenas spark admiration, not fear, ...

Hyenas spark admiration, not fear, in Ethiopia's Harar city

HARAR, Ethiopia (Reuters) - Hyenas roam the streets of the ancient walled city of Harar in eastern Ethiopia every night, seeking scraps of meat to drag to the nearby caves.
Metamorphosis: Philadelphia street ...

Metamorphosis: Philadelphia street horrified as cockroaches invade

(Reuters) - Residents of a Philadelphia street were horrified when thousands of cockroaches emerged from a sewer drain, forming a swarm so big that it covered the street at one stage, according to city officials and local media on Tuesday.
Cheesemaker kicks up a stink over v...

Cheesemaker kicks up a stink over vanishing prize-winning cheddar

LONDON (Reuters) - A British cheesemaker has offered a 500 pound ($652) reward for the recovery of 40 kilograms of prize-winning cheddar stolen from an agricultural show in south-west England.
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