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See new Russian stealth fighter jet

See new Russian stealth fighter jet

Russia's Sukhoi T-50 stealth fighter jet was on display at the MAKS air show near Moscow.
What to do about dangerous employee...

What to do about dangerous employees?

Jindal: School choice works

Jindal: School choice works

"He used to cry not to go to school."
Why traffic jams will vanish

Why traffic jams will vanish

Most of us who live or work in major urban areas are confronted with traffic congestion challenges every day. Recently, the Urban Mobility Scorecard estimated there is an average congestion delay of 52 hours per year per car commuter in the top 101 urban areas in the United States. This bottleneck wastes precious time and energy, raises our level of stress and causes our vehicles to emit more pollutants than if traffic flowed freely.
Shooter targeting Michigan drivers?

Shooter targeting Michigan drivers?

Authorities in southern Michigan are investigating the possibility that someone fired upon vehicles on two freeways.
Clinton relishes role as champion o...

Clinton relishes role as champion of women's rights

FoxNews

SUSPECT CAUGHT Texas deputy fatally...

SUSPECT CAUGHT Texas deputy fatally shot while pumping gas

UNFAIR SEIZURE? Feds fight to keep ...

UNFAIR SEIZURE? Feds fight to keep $ seized from person never charged

'SERIOUS' INVESTIGATION: FBI 'A-tea...

'SERIOUS' INVESTIGATION: FBI 'A-team' leads Clinton server probe

EYE ON ERIKA Deadly tropical storm ...

EYE ON ERIKA Deadly tropical storm heads for Florida

Four arrested in Hungary over migra...

Four arrested in Hungary over migrant truck deaths; may be part of smuggling ring - VIDEO: Arrests made in deaths of migrants

St. Louis leaders agree to raise mi...

St. Louis leaders agree to raise minimum wage to $11 per hour

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

WorldViews: Russia removes Western ...

WorldViews: Russia removes Western detergents from supermarkets

It looks as if Russian authorities are trying to outperform one another in their campaign against all things Western. They have burned Dutch flowers, bulldozed cheese of unknown origin, and destroyed apples and carrots. On Tuesday, they came for Western-brand detergents.Read full article >>
U.S. markets rise after wild seesaw...

U.S. markets rise after wild seesaw trading in China

U.S. stocks rallied in early morning trading Wednesday, following a volatile day in China.Both the Dow Jones industrial average and the Standard & Poor?s 500-stock index jumped by more than 2 percent at the open. Read full article >>
Leaders sign deal to end South Suda...

Leaders sign deal to end South Sudan?s civil war, but challenges loom

NAIROBI ? South Sudan?s president signed a peace deal Wednesday intended to end a 20-month-old civil war that has killed thousands in the wake of the country?s historic independence in 2011.President Salva Kiir signed the accord under massive pressure from the international community, which threatened to impose further sanctions if the deal was not completed before September. Rebel leader Riek Machar, Kiir?s former deputy, had signed the document one week earlier.Read full article >>
Two coalition troops killed at base...

Two coalition troops killed at base in Afghanistan

KABUL ? Two service members of a U.S.-led coalition were killed Wednesday in an apparent ?insider? attack by Afghan soldiers at a military base in Afghanistan?s southwestern Helmand province, officials reported.Read full article >>
Manhunt on for killer of two TV sta...

Manhunt on for killer of two TV station employees in SW Virginia

We love you, Alison and Adam. pic.twitter.com/hLSzQi06XEA television reporter and a videographer for CBS affiliate WDBJ7 in Roanoke, Va., were shot and killed Wednesday morning as they were doing a live report and authorities are looking for the gunman. The incident was caught on camera and those at the station said they heard six to seven shots and then nothing as the camera fell.Read full article >>
Merkel condemns rash of Neo-nazi at...

Merkel condemns rash of Neo-nazi attacks in Germany

BERLIN ? Seeking to counter a rising tide of neo-Nazi rage in Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel traveled to the eastern city of Heidenau on Wednesday to deliver what critics called a long-overdue public statement against a terrifying wave of attacks on asylum seekers.Read full article >>

Reuters

Buffett's Berkshire takes $4.48 bil...

Buffett's Berkshire takes $4.48 billion stake in Phillips 66

(Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc disclosed a $4.48 billion stake in oil refiner Phillips 66 , rebuilding a bet it had made in the energy industry before oil prices fell.
Raising inflation target won't help...

Raising inflation target won't help much now: researchers

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve could have cut short the Great Recession by a year if it had set a 4 percent inflation target in 1984, but raising the target now would probably do little to help the economy, researchers said on Saturday.
Yellen ally pours cold water on rul...

Yellen ally pours cold water on rule-based monetary policy

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo. (Reuters) - For much of her tenure as head of the Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen has been pressured by Republican lawmakers who want the U.S. central bank to adopt a monetary policy rule, a straightforward formula connecting unemployment and inflation to a benchmark interest rate.
Syngenta may seek partners, JVs aft...

Syngenta may seek partners, JVs after product review: chairman in paper

ZURICH (Reuters) - Syngenta AG may seek partners to help improve its product lineup after a thorough review in the wake of a rebuffed takeover approach from Monsanto Co , the agrichemicals group's chairman told a Swiss newspaper.
Ashley Madison courted several buye...

Ashley Madison courted several buyers, landed none before attack

TORONTO (Reuters) - The owner of adultery website Ashley Madison had already been struggling to sell itself or raise funds for at least three years before the publication of details about its members, according to internal documents and emails also released by hackers as part of their assault on the company in recent weeks.
IMF's Lagarde says restructuring sh...

IMF's Lagarde says restructuring should suffice for Greek debt

ZURICH (Reuters) - A form of debt restructuring rather than outright forgiveness should enable Greece to handle its "unviable" debt burden, the head of the International Monetary Fund was quoted as telling a Swiss newspaper.

ABC

Sheriff's Deputy Shot, Killed While...

Sheriff's Deputy Shot, Killed While Pumping Gas

Goforth leaves behind a wife and two children.
Erika Dissipates Over Cuba

Erika Dissipates Over Cuba

At least 20 people were killed in Caribbean island of Dominica.
Virginia Shooter's Ex-Boss Tells of...

Virginia Shooter's Ex-Boss Tells of His 'Abrasive' Behavior

The station's former news director speaks out for the first time.
Police Arrest Foreigner, Find Passp...

Police Arrest Foreigner, Find Passports in Bangkok Bomb Case

Police arrest foreigner, seize bomb materials and passports in Bangkok shrine bombing case
Turkish Jets Join US-Led Coalition ...

Turkish Jets Join US-Led Coalition in Airstrikes Against IS

Turkish jets launch 1st airstrikes as part of US-led coalition against the Islamic State group
Hungary Court Orders Arrest of 4 Me...

Hungary Court Orders Arrest of 4 Men in Migrant Truck Deaths

Court in Hungary orders arrest of 4 after 71 dead migrants were found in truck in Austria

BBC

New Austria migrant lorry found

New Austria migrant lorry found

Austrian police find three children in a critical condition in a vehicle carrying 26 migrants, days after 71 people are found dead in a lorry.
Thai police make Bangkok blast arre...

Thai police make Bangkok blast arrest

Police in Bangkok say they have arrested a man in connection with a bomb that killed 20 people in the Thai capital nearly two weeks ago.
Farah wins historic 5,000m gold

Farah wins historic 5,000m gold

Britain's Mo Farah completes a historic 'triple-double' by winning the 5,000m at the World Championships in Beijing.
Turkish jets attack IS Syria target...

Turkish jets attack IS Syria targets

Turkish fighter jets attack Islamic State group targets in Syria for the first time as part of the US-led coalition, the Turkish foreign ministry says.
Egypt jails al-Jazeera journalists

Egypt jails al-Jazeera journalists

Three al-Jazeera journalists convicted in Egypt of "spreading false news" are sentenced to three years in prison at their retrial in Cairo.
Lebanese gather for rubbish protest

Lebanese gather for rubbish protest

Protesters are gathering in the Lebanese capital for another rally over the government's failure to tackle a rubbish disposal crisis.

New York Times

First Draft: Jeb Bush?s Campaign Ma...

First Draft: Jeb Bush?s Campaign Makes Appeal Amid Fund-Raising Woes

Jeb Bush?s presidential campaign, which to date has raised significantly more than his Republican rivals, is encountering difficulties matching its torrid pace as Mr. Bush slips in the polls and top party donors continue to withhold their commitments.
Prison Vendors See Continued Signs ...

Prison Vendors See Continued Signs of a Captive Market

As judges and policy makers debate sentencing changes to curb incarceration, those who sell goods to jails and prisons find little cause for concern.
Bystander Shot by Undercover Police...

Bystander Shot by Undercover Police Officer Dies

The 61-year-old man was hit in Mount Vernon, N.Y., during an investigation into a suspected illegal arms dealer that went awry, the authorities said.
Once a Pariah, Now a Judge: The Ear...

Once a Pariah, Now a Judge: The Early Transgender Journey of Phyllis Frye

Decades before Caitlyn Jenner, Phyllis Frye was grappling with bias, scorn and personal pain, and helping the transgender movement take shape.
Thai Police Announce Arrest in Bang...

Thai Police Announce Arrest in Bangkok Shrine Bombing

The Thai police on Saturday arrested a foreign man who they said was likely to have been involved in the Aug. 17 blast, which killed 20 people.
Al Jazeera Journalists Sentenced to...

Al Jazeera Journalists Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison in Egypt

The case has become a source of international embarrassment for the government, highlighting its sweeping crackdown on opponents as well as freedom of expression after the military takeover in 2013.

WallStreet Journal

Stock Swings Don't Shake Investors

Stock Swings Don't Shake Investors

Stock indexes? wild week rattled investors and fueled expectations for further price swings, but it failed to squelch the belief U.S. markets remain the best place to put money.
Egyptian Court Sentences Al Jazeera...

Egyptian Court Sentences Al Jazeera Journalists

An Egyptian judge sentenced a trio of Al Jazeera English journalists to three years in prison, prompting fresh criticism of the government?s clampdown on press and political freedoms.
For China, a Plunge and a Reckoning

For China, a Plunge and a Reckoning

The stock market fall pierced the party?s mystique of omnipotence. In an interwoven world, the crisis should spur Beijing to prefer compromise to bullying.

Wired News

Here Is Your WIRED Star Wars Challe...

Here Is Your WIRED Star Wars Challenge for Day 118

Here Is Your WIRED Star Wars Challenge for Day 118

Who'll you choose to be in Anakin Skywalker's robes?

The post Here Is Your WIRED Star Wars Challenge for Day 118 appeared first on WIRED.

Security News This Week: Oh Good, t...

Security News This Week: Oh Good, the Weaponized Police Drones Are Here

Security News This Week: Oh Good, the Weaponized Police Drones Are Here

Each week we round up the news stories that we didn?t break or cover in depth at WIRED, but which deserve your attention nonetheless.

The post Security News This Week: Oh Good, the Weaponized Police Drones Are Here appeared first on WIRED.

While You Were Offline: Everything ...

While You Were Offline: Everything You Know About Friends Is Wrong!

While You Were Offline: Everything You Know About Friends Is Wrong!

Your life's a joke, you're broke, so why not catch up everything you missed on the Internet this week?

The post While You Were Offline: Everything You Know About Friends Is Wrong! appeared first on WIRED.

Black Lives Matter Inspired This Ch...

Black Lives Matter Inspired This Chilling Fantasy Novel

Black Lives Matter Inspired This Chilling Fantasy Novel

N.K. Jemisin's life experience differs greatly from that of most fantasy authors, and it's reflected in her work, which is as exciting as it is non-traditional.

The post Black Lives Matter Inspired This Chilling Fantasy Novel appeared first on WIRED.

High-Tech Emergency Shelter Looks S...

High-Tech Emergency Shelter Looks Straight Out of Star Wars

High-Tech Emergency Shelter Looks Straight Out of Star Wars

The Exo completely reimagines what an emergency shelter can be. It's idealistic, but long past due.

The post High-Tech Emergency Shelter Looks Straight Out of Star Wars appeared first on WIRED.

Space Photos of the Week: A Nebula ...

Space Photos of the Week: A Nebula Becomes a Butterfly

Space Photos of the Week: A Nebula Becomes a Butterfly

Space photos of the week, August 23?29.

The post Space Photos of the Week: A Nebula Becomes a Butterfly appeared first on WIRED.

Sports ESPN

Sources: Redskins eye Cousins to st...

Sources: Redskins eye Cousins to start Week 1

Sources: Redskins eye Cousins to start Week 1
Rousey-Holm tilt moved to Nov. 14 i...

Rousey-Holm tilt moved to Nov. 14 in Australia

Rousey-Holm tilt moved to Nov. 14 in Australia
Fired Beckman: Illinois made '...

Fired Beckman: Illinois made 'rush to judgment'

Fired Beckman: Illinois made 'rush to judgment'
Scully to return to Dodgers' b...

Scully to return to Dodgers' booth for 67th year

Scully to return to Dodgers' booth for 67th year
Stewart: Ward Jr. tried to make con...

Stewart: Ward Jr. tried to make contact with car

Stewart: Ward Jr. tried to make contact with car
Marcus Mariota was efficient, but T...

Marcus Mariota was efficient, but Titans were mostly anemic

Marcus Mariota was efficient, but Titans were mostly anemic

Yahoo Movies

Assange slams WikiLeaks film in let...

Assange slams WikiLeaks film in letter to actor Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch attends a news conference for "The Fifth Estate" at the Toronto International Film FestivalLOS ANGELES (Reuters) - WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange penned an open letter to British actor Benedict Cumberbatch, who portrays Assange in an upcoming film, praising the actor's talents but slamming his involvement with the film and turning down the actor's invitation to meet in person. Assange, who is currently holed up at the Ecuadorean embassy in London, wrote a letter to Cumberbatch dated January 15, 2013, that was published on Wednesday on the anti-secrecy website ahead of the October 18 theatrical release of Walt Disney Co's DreamWorks film "The Fifth Estate. ...

'Captain Phillips' star Abdi finds ...

'Captain Phillips' star Abdi finds a risk worth taking in debut

Somali actor Barkhad Abdi poses for a portrait during a media publicity event for the film "Captain Phillips" in Los Angeles in this file photoBy Eric Kelsey BEVERLY HILLS, California (Reuters) - Barkhad Abdi, a tall wisp of a man with a narrow face and a wide grin, sat on the sofa in his hotel suite with one eye on the television and another on a view of the Hollywood Hills. The 28-year-old Somali-American, who had worked the past year at his brother's mobile phone store in Minneapolis, could hardly have called himself an actor when he began production in British director Paul Greengrass' thriller "Captain Phillips. ...

France bows to stage director Patri...

France bows to stage director Patrice Chereau, dead at 68

French director Patrice Chereau attends a photocall in Venice.By Tom Heneghan PARIS (Reuters) - The French theatre, opera and film director Patrice Chereau, who mounted one of the most famous productions of Richard Wagner's "Ring" cycle in Bayreuth in the 1970s, has died at the age of 68. Chereau, who was preparing a production of Shakespeare's "As You Like It" when he succumbed to lung cancer, was a restless innovator who began directing at high school in Paris and never looked back. ...

Scarlett Johansson again named 'sex...

Scarlett Johansson again named 'sexiest woman alive' by Esquire

Johansson poses at the premiere of the movie "Iron Man 2" at El Capitan theatre in Hollywood(Reuters) - American actress Scarlett Johansson has been named the sexiest woman alive for the second time by Esquire, the men's lifestyle magazine said on Monday. "The Avengers" star was named sexiest woman in 2006 and is the only woman to have been given the title twice by the publication. The annual recipient of the title is chosen by Esquire editors. Husky-voiced Johansson, who rose to prominence as a teenager in the 2001 cult film "Ghost World," stars in three films this fall. ...

Britain's 'kitchen sink' cinema fin...

Britain's 'kitchen sink' cinema finds dark new twist

By Patrick Graham LONDON (Reuters) - British director Paul Wright's new film "For Those in Peril" pans across a dour Scottish coastal town where madness, tragedy and a feared sea monster lurk close beneath the surface. It's a dark tale, typical of a new generation of filmmakers like this year's Oscar hopeful Steve McQueen, who are taking Britain's tradition of gritty "kitchen sink" cinema in a stark and sometimes strange direction. ...
Lebanon bans two films in setback f...

Lebanon bans two films in setback for tolerant image

By Stephen Kalin BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon has banned the screening of a film about homosexuality and another on short-term "pleasure marriages" practiced in some Muslim communities, in a blow to its reputation as a bastion of tolerance in a deeply conservative region. The films, which had been due to be shown at the Beirut International Film Festival that opened last week, were blocked by a government censorship committee, festival organizers said. ...

Editorial New York Times

Paul Krugman Blog: Artificial Unint...

Paul Krugman Blog: Artificial Unintelligence

Despairing thoughts on what passes for sophistication.
Op-Ed Columnist: The Tesla Cheerlea...

Op-Ed Columnist: The Tesla Cheerleader

A Wall Street analyst, a car company and an overpriced stock.
Op-Ed Contributor: Buying Sex Shoul...

Op-Ed Contributor: Buying Sex Should Not Be Legal

Decriminalizing prostitution will hurt, not help, women.
Op-Ed Contributor: How to Halt the ...

Op-Ed Contributor: How to Halt the Violence

We must treat mental illness much more aggressively.
Op-Ed Contributor: Show Some Spine,...

Op-Ed Contributor: Show Some Spine, Federal Reserve

It needs to raise interest rates. But it?s scared of the stock market.
Editorial: A Break in the Khobar To...

Editorial: A Break in the Khobar Towers Case

Saudi Arabia seems to have finally apprehended the mastermind of the 1996 bombing that killed 19 American airmen. He should be tried in the United States.

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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Trump says 'no interest' in buying ...

Trump says 'no interest' in buying Pope's favorite soccer team

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - U.S. presidential hopeful Donald Trump denied a newspaper report on Friday that he wanted to buy top-tier Argentine soccer club San Lorenzo, Pope Francis' favorite team.
Devil to pay: Taiwan to launch soft...

Devil to pay: Taiwan to launch softer than soft porn-star metro cards

TAIPEI (Reuters) - Taiwan will roll out "angel" and "devil" metro cards featuring a Japanese porn star next week, despite a public outcry and a previous decision to scrap the project.
Two men hospitalized after jumping ...

Two men hospitalized after jumping into canal at Venetian in Las Vegas

(Reuters) - Two men jumped into a canal at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas and, because they could not swim, had to be rescued and hospitalized, a spokesman for the hotel said on Thursday.
Segway knocks Bolt off his stride a...

Segway knocks Bolt off his stride at the Bird's Nest

BEIJING (Reuters) - A television cameraman and his Segway succeeded in doing what none of Usain Bolt's rivals could in the 200 meters final at world championships on Thursday -- knock the Jamaican off his stride, and his feet, during his lap of honor.
Balkans out-score EU at Vienna dipl...

Balkans out-score EU at Vienna diplomacy soccer

VIENNA (Reuters) - The European Union might have had a better start, but in the end it was the Balkan countries who brought the game home in this unlikely diplomatic soccer match on Wednesday to kick off the Western Balkan summit in Vienna.
L.A. County leaders wash cars two-t...

L.A. County leaders wash cars two-three times a week amid drought: report

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Despite a devastating four-year drought that has forced strict water conservation measures across California, most Los Angeles County supervisors still have their cars washed two or three times a week, a local newspaper reported.
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