CNN

Trump adviser canned after racially...

Trump adviser canned after racially charged posts uncovered

Where does he really stand?

Where does he really stand?

Cop shot dead in traffic stop

Cop shot dead in traffic stop

A police officer who was shot during a traffic stop in Memphis died at a hospital later, Tennessee authorities said early Sunday.
More debris found in MH370 search

More debris found in MH370 search

Confirmed: Jericho the lion lives

Confirmed: Jericho the lion lives

Jericho the lion is alive and well and roaming his park habitat in Zimbabwe, the Oxford University researcher tracking the lion confirmed on Sunday.
Infamous bus kidnapper paroled

Infamous bus kidnapper paroled

Nearly 40 years after receiving a life sentence for his role in the largest mass abduction in U.S. history, James Schoenfeld -- one of the three infamous Chowchilla school bus kidnappers -- will walk out of a California prison this week a free man.

FoxNews

GAME-CHANGER? Obama set to announc...

GAME-CHANGER? Obama set to announce steeper emissions cuts

‘FAR FROM OVER’ Bobbi&...

‘FAR FROM OVER’ Bobbi’s death adds fuel to Whitney, Bobby family feud

HUNT FOR COP KILLER Gunman sought ...

HUNT FOR COP KILLER Gunman sought after officer killed at traffic stop

WHO WILL IT BE? Kasich, Perry vie ...

WHO WILL IT BE? Kasich, Perry vie for last Republican debate spot

Malaysia seeks help in finding more...

Malaysia seeks help in finding more possible MH370 debris - VIDEO: What will it take to match debris to Flight 370 - VIDEO: Inside the science behind search for Flight 370

Biden supporters exploring vice pre...

Biden supporters exploring vice president mounting challenge to Clinton

MSNBC

Memphis police: 1 in custody in con...

Memphis police: 1 in custody in connection with fatal officer shooting

Severe Weather to Invade Midwest on...

Severe Weather to Invade Midwest on Sunday

Cecil's 'coalition' partner is aliv...

Cecil's 'coalition' partner is alive

New debris not plane part: Official

New debris not plane part: Official

Bin Laden plane crash 'doesn?t make...

Bin Laden plane crash 'doesn?t make sense'

Photo of the day: Top images from a...

Photo of the day: Top images from around the world

Washington Post

Forget what you heard, folks, Jeric...

Forget what you heard, folks, Jericho, friend of Cecil the lion, is alive

Great news, everyone! Jericho, the alleged brother of Cecil the lion who authorities hoped would protect the slain lion?s cubs, is not dead.Not only is he not dead, but he is very much alive and last seen devouring a giraffe carcass with a lioness from his pride, according to witnesses.Read full article >>
Rand Paul: Defund Planned Parenthoo...

Rand Paul: Defund Planned Parenthood, fund community health centers instead

Sen. Rand Paul (Ky.), a Republican presidential candidate, called on Congress to pull federal funding for Planned Parenthood, saying the money should go to community health centers instead.Paul has introduced a bill to defund Planned Parenthood. The nonprofit has been mired in controversy in recent weeks over videos purporting to expose its allegedly illegal and unethical fetal tissue donation practices.Read full article >>
Forget what you heard, folks, Jeric...

Forget what you heard, folks, Jericho, friend of Cecil the lion, is alive

Great news, everyone! Jericho, the alleged brother of Cecil the lion who authorities hoped would protect the slain lion?s cubs, is not dead.Not only is he not dead, but he is very much alive and last seen devouring a giraffe carcass with a lioness from his pride, according to witnesses.Read full article >>
Israeli teen dies from attack on ga...

Israeli teen dies from attack on gay pride parade

JERUSALEM ? An Israeli teenager who was stabbed by a Jewish extremist at a gay pride parade last week succumbed to her wounds Sunday, just hours after thousands of Israelis held anti-violence rallies across the country protesting attacks by Israeli assailants against gays and Palestinians.Read full article >>
The Fix: The two indisputable and s...

The Fix: The two indisputable and seemingly contradictory realities of Hillary Clinton?s presidential campaign

The renewed talk of a possible presidential run by Vice President Biden in 2016 reveals two political facts about Hillary Clinton's candidacy ? facts that underline the dueling realities of her 2016 political campaign.Read full article >>
Ranking the 10 men most likely to w...

Ranking the 10 men most likely to win the 2016 Republican nomination

The obvious problem when trying to rank the 10 people most likely to wind up as the Republican presidential nominee next year can be summed up in two words: Donald Trump.On one hand, Trump is ahead in most national polls on the nominating contest ? an NBC-Wall Street Journal poll out Sunday puts him at 19 percent, four points clear of Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker ? and he even leads (or comes close to leading) in surveys conducted in early-voting states such as Iowa and New Hampshire.Read full article >>

Reuters

Iran plans to buy 80-90 Boeing, Air...

Iran plans to buy 80-90 Boeing, Airbus planes a year, post sanctions

DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran plans to buy as many as 90 planes per year from Boeing and Airbus to revamp its antiquated fleet once Western sanctions are lifted, its state news agency IRNA quoted a senior aviation official as saying on Sunday.
Verizon's workers say no strike for...

Verizon's workers say no strike for now, union talks continue

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Verizon Communications Inc and the unions representing its wireline unit employees on the U.S. East Coast said work will go on and talks continue after their current contract expired.
Greece may seek up to 24 billion eu...

Greece may seek up to 24 billion euros in first new aid tranche: paper

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece may seek 24 billion euros in a first tranche of bailout aid from international lenders in August to prop up its banks and repay debts falling due at the ECB, a pro-government Greek newspaper said in its early Sunday editions.
Pacific Rim free trade talks fall s...

Pacific Rim free trade talks fall short of deal

LAHAINA, Hawaii (Reuters) - Pacific Rim trade ministers failed to clinch a deal on Friday to free up trade between a dozen nations after a dispute flared up over auto trade between Japan and North America, New Zealand dug in over dairy trade and no agreement was reached on monopoly periods for next-generation drugs.
Puerto Rico will fail to make Aug.1...

Puerto Rico will fail to make Aug.1 payment, signaling default

(Reuters) - Puerto Rico will miss a payment on debt due Aug. 1, the governor's chief of staff said on Friday, an event that will be considered a default by investors as the commonwealth lurches towards what could be one of the largest U.S. municipal debt restructurings in history.
Tumbling oil prices slam profit at ...

Tumbling oil prices slam profit at Exxon Mobil, Chevron

(Reuters) - Weak oil prices shriveled quarterly profit at Exxon Mobil Corp and Chevron Corp on Friday, compelling both companies to rethink operations and plan for what many expect to be a sustained period of cheap crude.

ABC

Donald Trump Says ???I???m Not a De...

Donald Trump Says ???I???m Not a Debater???

The GOP frontrunner spoke to ABC News' Jonathan Karl on 'This Week.'
Malaysia Seeks Help in Finding More...

Malaysia Seeks Help in Finding More Possible MH370 Debris

Malaysia seeks help from territories near Reunion to try to find more possible MH370 debris
Zimbabwe Group Apologizes: Jericho ...

Zimbabwe Group Apologizes: Jericho the Lion 'Alive and Well'

"I feel very embarrassed," say Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force chairman.
Teen Dies 3 Days After Jerusalem Ga...

Teen Dies 3 Days After Jerusalem Gay Pride Parade Stabbing

Netanyahu's office expressed condolences to Shira Banki's family.
Fatal Police Shooting in Wal-Mart U...

Fatal Police Shooting in Wal-Mart Under Review 1 Year Later

Justice Department still reviewing fatal police shooting in Ohio Wal-Mart 1 year later
Zimbabwe Alleges 2nd American Illeg...

Zimbabwe Alleges 2nd American Illegally Hunted Lion

Zimbabwe alleges a 2nd American killed a lion with bow and arrow in illegal hunt months ago

BBC

Suicide attack hits Turkish troops

Suicide attack hits Turkish troops

Two Turkish soldiers are killed and dozens are wounded in a suicide attack near the border with Iran blamed on Kurdish PKK militants.
Zimbabwe seeks second 'lion killer'

Zimbabwe seeks second 'lion killer'

Zimbabwe says it is seeking a second American over the illegal killing of a lion, as the outcry over the death of famed animal Cecil continues.
TV star Cilla Black dies aged 72

TV star Cilla Black dies aged 72

Singer and TV star Cilla Black, who enjoyed a 50-year showbusiness career, dies at her home in southern Spain.
Greek shares 'set to plunge 20%'

Greek shares 'set to plunge 20%'

The Athens Stock Exchange is set to plunge by as much as 20% on Monday when trading finally resumes after a five-week closure, traders predict.
New debris probed in MH370 search

New debris probed in MH370 search

More debris washed up on Reunion island is investigated after a wing part - possibly from missing flight MH370 - was found last week.
Israel teen stabbed at Gay Pride di...

Israel teen stabbed at Gay Pride dies

A teenage girl stabbed at a Gay Pride march in Jerusalem on Thursday dies from her wounds, doctors say.

New York Times

Canadian Prime Minister Calls Feder...

Canadian Prime Minister Calls Federal Election

Prime Minister Stephen Harper broke with Canadian political tradition by formally opening the campaign in the middle of summer during what is a holiday weekend in most of the country.
Kerry, in Egypt, Discusses Balancin...

Kerry, in Egypt, Discusses Balancing Human Rights and Terror Fight

Secretary of State John Kerry told the Egyptian authorities on Sunday that they would not be able to defeat terrorism at home unless they showed greater respect for human rights.
The Working Life: ?Poster Child? fo...

The Working Life: ?Poster Child? for New York?s Paid Sick Leave Law Failed to Follow It

After publicly embracing sick leave, the owner of Bombay Sandwich Company did not pay an ill employee for a missed workday in January.
Possible Tie to Mystery of Flight 3...

Possible Tie to Mystery of Flight 370 Puts Tiny Réunion in World?s Spotlight

Ever since what could be a part from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was found, just about every piece of flotsam on the island has attracted scrutiny.
Copwatch vs. Cops: After Freddie Gr...

Copwatch vs. Cops: After Freddie Gray

A hybrid of media creation and activism may end up being one of the lasting legacies of Ferguson, but Times reporters want to know what else has changed over the past year.
9 Injured in Shooting in Brooklyn

9 Injured in Shooting in Brooklyn

The violence came after a week of relative calm in New York in which shootings were sharply down in some precincts compared with the same period last year.

WallStreet Journal

Desert Storm, the Last Classic War

Desert Storm, the Last Classic War

The Saturday Essay: Twenty-five years after Iraq invaded Kuwait, the Gulf War still stands out as a triumph of U.S. foreign policy. Its lessons remain urgent, even in the chaos of today?s much altered Middle East.

Wired News

I?m Quitting Social Media to Learn ...

I?m Quitting Social Media to Learn What I Actually Like

I’m Quitting Social Media to Learn What I Actually Like

I'm taking my annual August social media sabbatical, and here's why you should join me.

The post I’m Quitting Social Media to Learn What I Actually Like appeared first on WIRED.

Here Is Your WIRED Star Wars Challe...

Here Is Your WIRED Star Wars Challenge for Day 91

Here Is Your WIRED Star Wars Challenge for Day 91

Today's assignment is some 'Star Wars' required reading.

The post Here Is Your WIRED Star Wars Challenge for Day 91 appeared first on WIRED.

Forget Tweetstorms. The Era of the ...

Forget Tweetstorms. The Era of the Retweetstorm Is Here

Forget Tweetstorms. The Era of the Retweetstorm Is Here

All hail the retweetstorm.

The post Forget Tweetstorms. The Era of the Retweetstorm Is Here appeared first on WIRED.

Here Is Your WIRED Star Wars Challe...

Here Is Your WIRED Star Wars Challenge for Day 90

Here Is Your WIRED Star Wars Challenge for Day 90

Today's challenge: Get crafty!

The post Here Is Your WIRED Star Wars Challenge for Day 90 appeared first on WIRED.

Space Photos of the Week: This Nebu...

Space Photos of the Week: This Nebula Doesn?t Come in Peace

Space Photos of the Week: This Nebula Doesn’t Come in Peace

Space photos of the week, July 26 ? August 1.

The post Space Photos of the Week: This Nebula Doesn’t Come in Peace appeared first on WIRED.

The Genius Contraption That Will Ma...

The Genius Contraption That Will Make Your Flight Suck Less

The Genius Contraption That Will Make Your Flight Suck Less

It?s a rare and beautiful thing when a Kickstarter seedling blossoms into an real product.

The post The Genius Contraption That Will Make Your Flight Suck Less appeared first on WIRED.

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Boykin clarifies 'culture&apos...

Boykin clarifies 'culture' comments about Kelly

Boykin clarifies 'culture' comments about Kelly
Cap-conscious Seahawks release DT M...

Cap-conscious Seahawks release DT McDaniel

Cap-conscious Seahawks release DT McDaniel
Park makes history, wins Women&apos...

Park makes history, wins Women's British Open

Park makes history, wins Women's British Open
Chiefs' Charles feels like &ap...

Chiefs' Charles feels like 'LeBron of football'

Chiefs' Charles feels like 'LeBron of football'
Mariota fixed 'glitch' be...

Mariota fixed 'glitch' before camp, wows Titans

Mariota fixed 'glitch' before camp, wows Titans
Angels LHP Wilson eyes season-endin...

Angels LHP Wilson eyes season-ending surgery

Angels LHP Wilson eyes season-ending surgery

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

Download: Vahé Alaverdian

Download: Vahé Alaverdian

A master falconer on telemetry, living off the land and the romance of the American South.
Op-Ed Columnist: The Donald?s Gifts...

Op-Ed Columnist: The Donald?s Gifts for Jeb Bush

The former governor may be the biggest beneficiary of Trump?s splash into the Republican presidential candidate pool.
The Public Editor: The Tortured Tal...

The Public Editor: The Tortured Tale of Hillary Clinton and The Times

The Times began paying close attention to Hillary Clinton long before she declared for the presidency, and many of her supporters are not happy.
Op-Ed Columnist: Our Sex-Crazed Con...

Op-Ed Columnist: Our Sex-Crazed Congress

House Republicans want to kill a family planning program that prevents abortions and saves lives.
Letters: A New Abortion Furor

Letters: A New Abortion Furor

Readers discuss the Planned Parenthood officials caught on video and how Republicans are handling the abortion issue.
Editorial: Why the Economy Is Not R...

Editorial: Why the Economy Is Not Ready for an Interest Rate Increase

The Fed?s misplaced optimism sends the wrong message to Americans who are still not getting ahead.

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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China investigating liquor supplier...

China investigating liquor suppliers for Viagra in alcohol

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese police are investigating if two distillers in the southwestern region of Guangxi added impotence treatment drug Viagra to their liquor in the latest food-safety scare in China.
Texas man shoots armadillo, gets hi...

Texas man shoots armadillo, gets hit in face by bullet ricochet

DALLAS (Reuters) - An East Texas man was wounded after he fired a gun at an armadillo in his yard and the bullet ricocheted back to hit him in his face, the county sheriff said on Friday.
Wild turkey sparks hunt for angry b...

Wild turkey sparks hunt for angry bird at University of Michigan

DETROIT (Reuters) - A wild turkey is ruffling feathers at the University of Michigan, chasing pedestrians and cyclists, sneaking into dorms and even causing traffic delays by lying down in the middle of streets.
Stowaway cat 'Lucky' to be alive in...

Stowaway cat 'Lucky' to be alive in sunken boat

PHOENIX (Reuters) - A brown and black shorthair cat now named "Lucky" is one fortunate feline after managing to survive while trapped under water for at least an hour inside a sunken powerboat in Arizona.
Ohio man must spend two days in jai...

Ohio man must spend two days in jail for petting zoo cougars

CLEVELAND (Reuters) - An Ohio man who posted a video of himself petting cougars at a Columbus zoo appealed no contest to a trespassing charge on Wednesday and has to spend two days in jail and pay more than $200 in fines, court documents said.
Fugitive-turned-actor arrested afte...

Fugitive-turned-actor arrested after U.S. Marshals read film write-up

SEATTLE (Reuters) - A fugitive bank-robber-turned-actor has been arrested in Washington state after U.S. agents spotted his picture in a newspaper article about a low-budget horror film in which he plays an evil doctor, an official said on Monday.
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