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07-25 02:28:20am
CNBC

Michael Kors to buy luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo for $1.2 billion

Michael Kors has agreed to take over luxury retailer Jimmy Choo for 896 million pounds ($1.17 billion), it said on Tuesday.
07-25 02:28:20am
USAToday

Al-Qaida in Syria close to snuffing out competition in north

Syrian rebels, activists say al-Qaida on the verge of snuffing out what remains of 2011 uprising in northwest Syria
07-25 02:28:20am
LATimes

Man wanted to help ISIS and spread terror in Bay Area, indictment alleges

He spoke of giving backpacks full of explosives to homeless people, federal authorities said. He talked about lacing cocaine with rat poison to distribute at nightclubs and setting fires to hills near Berkeley. For months, undercover federal agents interacted with Amer Sinan Alhaggagi — swapping...
07-25 02:28:20am
USAToday

Police: Driver heavily armed during interstate shootout

Investigators: Motorist who died after shootout with police on Missouri interstate was heavily armed, threatened to kill co-workers and a relative
07-25 02:28:20am
Yahoo News

Chipotle Norovirus Is Back: 135 Sick After Eating At Fast Food Chain

07-25 02:28:20am
NYDailyNews

Man arrested in Brooklyn sex assault rampage

Dennis Ofuoma, 19, is under arrest for the wave of assaults earlier this month.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYPost

Teen arrested for alleged involvement in burglary sex attacks

A Bronx teen linked to a series of terrifying Brooklyn push-in burglary sex attacks was busted Monday night, according to cops. Dennis Ofuoma, 19, is charged by police with four counts of sexually motivated burglaries, and other charges and was awaiting arraignment in Brooklyn criminal court as of Monday night. Ofuoma forced entry into the...
07-25 02:28:20am
USAToday

Fiancee: Driver in truck trafficking case helped people

A long-haul truck driver charged in the deaths of 10 immigrants found inside his sweltering tractor-trailer called his fiancee Sunday from a jail and briefly described the gruesome events
07-25 02:28:20am
Bloomberg

Israel Dismantles Metal Detectors From Key Jerusalem Shrine

Jerusalem (AP) -- Israel has begun dismantling metal detectors it installed a week earlier at the gates of a contested Jerusalem shrine, amid widespread Muslim protests.
07-25 02:28:20am
NBCNews

Trump Gets Political in Speech to Boy Scouts

President Trump spoke to a large crowd at the Boy Scouts National Jamboree and touched on the health care vote, the media, and a recap of his election win.
07-25 02:28:20am
CNBC

Foreign investors are cashing in on an emerging market with a booming currency

Malaysia's improving economy and strengthening currency have attracted foreign investors, experts said at the Invest Malaysia 2017 conference on Thursday.
07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

Is China reinforcing its border with North Korea?

China is further fortifying its border with North Korea, new reports show, amid continued tensions on the peninsula and concerns over potential US military action against Pyongyang.
07-25 02:28:20am
Yahoo News

Why Do Humans Speak So Many Languages?

07-25 02:28:20am
FoxNews

China reportedly preps for crisis along border with North Korea

The Chinese military has reportedly been building up defenses along its border with North Korea, coinciding with warnings by President Trump that he is considering military action over Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons push.
07-25 02:28:20am
USAToday

Teenage driver livestreams crash that killed sister

A teenage driver lost control of her car while she was livestreaming on Instagram and recorded part of the crash that authorities say killed her sister in California
07-25 02:28:20am
HuffingtonPost

Rob Lowe: You May Not Have Seen The Last Of ‘The Grinder’

Fox canceled the sitcom in 2016 after just one season.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYPost

Critics denouce Trump’s ‘tacky and disrespectful’ Boy Scouts speech

The Boy Scouts official Facebook page was flooded with angry comments from parents and former scouts who called Monday’s speech by President Trump “unbelievably tacky and disrespectful.” “A statement from the [Boy Scouts of America] denouncing this speech and the conduct of the crowd booing a former president needs to be for
07-25 02:28:20am
FoxNews

China reportedly preps for crisis along border with North Korea

07-25 02:28:20am
NYPost

How Yankees already showed Aroldis Chapman’s job isn’t safe

It’s hard to believe Jacoby Ellsbury will remain a $153 million hood ornament for the remainder of the season with Joe Girardi’s decision to stay with neophyte Clint Frazier as long as he hits, but it leads to this question: Could the manager shuffle assignments in the bullpen and move Aroldis Chapman out of the...
07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

The dramatic return of John McCain

It will take more than a devastating diagnosis to keep John McCain out of the heat of political battle.
07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

LeBron to make $25M from pizza chain investment

07-25 02:28:20am
Chron

TV-radio listings: July 25

Pro baseball Chicago White Sox at Chicago Cubs MLB 1 p.m. Pro baseball Astros at Philadelphia ATTSW 6 p.m. Soccer Tottenham vs.
07-25 02:28:20am
Reuters

Citigroup hosts investors for first time since the financial crisis

NEW YORK (Reuters) - For the first time since receiving three government bailouts during the 2007-2009 financial crisis, Citigroup Inc on Tuesday is holding a day-long conference for investors, marking another step in the recovery of what was once the biggest U.S. bank.
07-25 02:28:20am
Bloomberg

Macron Takes Aim at Libya Standoff With Paris Talks

French President Emmanuel Macron will meet Tuesday with the head of Libya’s United Nations-backed government and the North African oil producer’s powerful eastern-based military commander in the latest attempt to seek a solution to their standoff.
07-25 02:28:20am
LATimes

Angels place Alex Meyer on disabled list

The Angels placed right-hander Alex Meyer on the 10-day disabled list Monday, citing a recurrence of the shoulder inflammation that has plagued him in the past. The 27-year-old recorded the best start of his career Wednesday against Washington. Facing the team that drafted him, he permitted just...
07-25 02:28:20am
Yahoo News

Alphabet profit hit by EU fine on Google

07-25 02:28:20am
LATimes

Bellinger homer gives 30-year-old rookie win in MLB debut

The chants were not sustained, but they were loud, and they were joyous. “M-V-P,” the Dodger Stadium crowd chanted. On the day the Dodgers put the last player to win a most valuable player award for them on the disabled list, the kid who rescued their summer did it again. On day one of life without...
07-25 02:28:20am
Yahoo News

New poll shows Trump with dismal numbers in certain key regions

07-25 02:28:20am
CNBC

SoftBank reportedly seeking Uber stake valued at billions

SoftBank has approached Uber about taking a multi-billion dollar stake, the WSJ reported on Tuesday, citing sources.
07-25 02:28:20am
USAToday

Groups make DIY bike lanes to show US cities what could be

Activists frustrated by the state of the roads in cities such as Dallas, New York, San Francisco and Boston are taking a do-it-yourself approach to improving them
07-25 02:28:20am
Yahoo News

Roomba vacuum maker iRobot betting big on the 'smart' home

07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

Girl Scouts add 23 STEM badges

07-25 02:28:20am
USAToday

Israel dismantles metal detectors from key Jerusalem shrine

Israel begins dismantling metal detectors from gates of contested Jerusalem shrine that had enraged Muslim world
07-25 02:28:20am
NYDailyNews

Jacob deGrom wins 8th straight start as Mets beat Padres 5-3

For most of the last three years, when the Mets rotation took a hit, Jacob deGrom stepped up to carry the team.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYDailyNews

Fight for the new Dream Act despite the odds

A new Dream Act, providing a path to citizenship for undocumented youth, is pending in Congress.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYPost

Sporting goods store sends competitors’ stocks plummeting

Wall Street investors may have to switch to decaf. Jittery shareholders chopped a total of $2.5 billion in value from several sporting goods chains and athletic footwear makers on Monday after a single regional retailer — which just opened its e-commerce store on July 24 — reported its 1,000-plus brick-and-mortar stores will report a 10...
07-25 02:28:20am
NYPost

Jacob deGrom looks as close to a sure thing as it gets in Mets win

SAN DIEGO — The last man standing is stronger than ever and still stomping the opposition. Jacob deGrom began this season belonging to a Mets rotation that also included Noah Syndergaard, Matt Harvey, Zack Wheeler and Robert Gsellman. Eighty percent of that rotation now sits on the disabled list — Wheeler was placed there Monday...
07-25 02:28:20am
NYDailyNews

Fight for the new Dream Act despite the odds

A new Dream Act, providing a path to citizenship for undocumented youth, is pending in Congress.
07-25 02:28:20am
Bloomberg

Brexit Risks ‘Race to the Bottom’ on Animal Welfare, Lords Say

British farmers risk losing out to cheaper, imported food after leaving the European Union if ministers don’t keep strict standards for farm animal welfare, lawmakers said.
07-25 02:28:20am
Bloomberg

Shadow Brexit Secretary Keir Starmer in Talks With Mishcon

Keir Starmer, the Labour Party’s spokesman on Brexit, is in talks to become an adviser at the law firm that backed Gina Miller’s Article 50 court challenge.
07-25 02:28:20am
Reuters

McCain to return for pivotal Senate vote on healthcare

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senator John McCain will make a return to the U.S. capitol on Tuesday to play what could be a crucial role in keeping Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare afloat.
07-25 02:28:20am
CbsNews

Judge indefinitely stops deportation of 1,400-plus Iraqi immigrants

Injunction from federal judge in Detroit allows Iraqis, many of whom are Christian, to stay in the U.S.
07-25 02:28:20am
USAToday

What’s in the Russia sanctions bill that Trump might veto

The Senate passed a bill that would impose tough sanctions on Russia.
07-25 02:28:20am
Reuters

Australian currency brokerage says Shanghai staff freed, aiding police

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - An Australian currency brokerage said three staff members in Shanghai, who were being held against their will by a group of investors that intruded into its offices last week, had been released and were now helping with a local police investigation.
07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

Republican senators poised to vote today on health care. What you need to know

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has the Senate set to vote Tuesday on the first major test for the GOP effort to repeal and replace Obamacare.
07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

The dramatic return of John McCain

It will take more than a devastating diagnosis to keep John McCain out of the heat of political battle.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYDailyNews

Mayor de Blasio won’t commit to primary debate

Mayor de Blasio would not commit to debating his Democratic primary rivals unless city campaign finance rules force him to do so.
07-25 02:28:20am
Yahoo News

Philippine leader says to modernize, beef-up military to meet all threats

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07-25 02:28:20am
USAToday

EU plans delegation in Mongolian capital to enhance ties

The European Union plans to open a delegation in Mongolia this year, in a move that will expand its relationship with the resource-rich country wedged between China and Russia
07-25 02:28:20am
CNBC

Live blog: Dollar recovers from 13-month low ahead of Fed meeting

Our live blog is tracking the dollar as markets look ahead to the start of a two-day meeting of the FOMC.
07-25 02:28:20am
DrudgeReport

Man shot over $10 lawn mowing debt...

Man shot over $10 lawn mowing debt... (Second column, 20th story, link)
07-25 02:28:20am
DrudgeReport

Pressure mounts to curtail surgery on intersex children...

Pressure mounts to curtail surgery on intersex children... (Third column, 5th story, link)
07-25 02:28:20am
NYTimes

For China’s Global Ambitions, ‘Iran Is at the Center of Everything’

An Iranian employee at the Pardis Kaghaz Pazh recycled paper factory in Neyshabur, Iran, one of eight factories established by Zuao Ru Lin, a Chinese entrepreneur from Beijing.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYTimes

DealBook: Scaramucci on Trump: ‘He’s My Client’

Anthony Scaramucci addressing the news media on Friday.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYTimes

Why I Visited North Korea

A tourist in front of the Taedong River in Pyongyang, North Korea, last week.
07-25 02:28:20am
HuffingtonPost

RIP, MS Paint

Microsoft declared its beloved graphics program "deprecated" and said updates will cease this year.
07-25 02:28:20am
HuffingtonPost

Jason Chaffetz Still Obsessed With Hillary Clinton, Wants Chelsea To Testify

The Trumps "need to actually get a lot of credit for openness and transparency,” the ex-congressman says.
07-25 02:28:20am
HuffingtonPost

Teen Driver Accused Of Livestreaming Crash That Killed Younger Sister

“I f**king killed my sister, OK? I know I’m going to jail for life," she said in footage after the suspected DUI crash.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYPost

Trump unloads on Washington Post in late night tweetstorm

President Trump blasted and appeared to threaten the Washington Post in a series of tweets Monday night, after the newspaper ran a story on his Syria policy. “The Amazon Washington Post fabricated the facts on my ending massive, dangerous, and wasteful payments to Syrian rebels fighting Assad,” Trump
07-25 02:28:20am
FoxNews

Last orca calf born in captivity at a SeaWorld park dies

07-25 02:28:20am
FoxNews

Oklahoma school district reportedly pays $125,000 to family after teacher had sex with student

07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

Videos suggest Russian government may be arming Taliban

The Taliban have received improved weaponry in Afghanistan that appears to have been supplied by the Russian government, according to exclusive videos obtained by CNN, adding weight to accusations by Afghan and American officials that Moscow is arming their one-time foe in the war-torn country.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYTimes

Another Look at Princess Diana, With a Notable Difference

Princess Diana with her sons, Prince Harry, left, and Prince William.
07-25 02:28:20am
LATimes

Former MVP Derrick Rose set to join Cavaliers

Free agent Derrick Rose agreed Monday to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers, a person familiar with the decision told the Associated Press. Rose, a former NBA most valuable player who has battled knee injuries, will get a one-year contract at the veteran’s minimum of $2.1 million, said the person...
07-25 02:28:20am
NYPost

Cuomo still hasn’t said whether he’ll endorse de Blasio

Mayor de Blasio endorsed Gov. Cuomo for re-election months before the Democratic primary in 2014 — and even helped deliver the left-leaning Working Families Party line to the governor for the general election. But six weeks before de Blasio has to face Democratic voters, there’s no sign when — or if — the governor will return...
07-25 02:28:20am
Chicago Tribune

Royals get pitchers Trevor Cahill, Brandon Maurer and Ryan Buchter from Padres

After scrambling back into contention in the AL Central, the Kansas City Royals are gearing up to make another bid for a postseason spot. The Royals acquired three pitchers from the San Diego Padres on Monday, getting starter Trevor Cahill, closer Brandon Maurer and reliever Ryan Buchter. Kansas...
07-25 02:28:20am
NYTimes

U.S. Foresaw Better Return in Seizing Fannie and Freddie Profits

Fannie Mae headquarters in Washington. Fannie Mae and its fellow mortgage finance giant, Freddie Mac, were put into conservatorship during the financial crisis.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYTimes

Op-Ed Contributor: How Power Works in Pakistan

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif of Pakistan earlier this year.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYTimes

Snopes, in Heated Legal Battle, Asks Readers for Money to Survive

An image of the Snopes Go Fund Me page.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYTimes

Squirrel Attacks in Prospect Park Lead to Worry of Rabies

Signs warned visitors to Prospect Park in Brooklyn of an “unusually aggressive” and possibly rabid squirrel and urged them to seek medical care for bites.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYTimes

I Was Banned From Venezuela

07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

Girl Scouts add 23 STEM badges

The Girl Scouts want to see more women in STEM careers.
07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

Girl Scouts add 23 STEM badges

The Girl Scouts added 23 new badges for science, tech, engineering, math and the outdoors.
07-25 02:28:20am
MSNBC

Kushner addresses Russia questions from...

From a White House lectern, President Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner said he did not collude with Russia. Jeremy Bash & Michael McFaul discuss his statement on the investigation.
07-25 02:28:20am
Forbes

28 Best Quotes About Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) are continuing to transform our world. Here is a collection of AI quotes that outline many of the current challenges, fears and hopes that surround this technology innovation.
07-25 02:28:20am
FoxNews

Oklahoma school district reportedly pays $125,000 to family after teacher had sex with student

An Oklahoma school district reportedly settled a lawsuit over a 31-year-old English teacher who had sex with an eight-grade student.
07-25 02:28:20am
FoxNews

Daily Beast writer apologizes for tweet directed at Sarah Huckabee Sanders

The Daily Beast writer who called White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders a “butch queen” on twitter took to the social media platform to apologize for the offensive comments.
07-25 02:28:20am
FoxNews

Last orca calf born in captivity at a SeaWorld park dies

The last killer whale born in captivity under SeaWorld’s former orca-breeding program died Monday at the company’s San Antonio park, SeaWorld said.
07-25 02:28:20am
HuffingtonPost

Ivanka Trump’s Attempt To Quote Albert Einstein Backfires

Nope. He never said it,.
07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

Chinese city put up more skyscrapers than entire US

07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

WW II bunker transformed into museum

Bjarke Ingels certainly has a way with words when it comes to describing his design for the newly opened Tirpitz Museum.
07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

The artificial glacier growing in the desert

In the far north of India, a cold mountain desert is the stunning backdrop to an unprecedented icy structure.
07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

This country is living in the future

07-25 02:28:20am
LATimes

Chargers to work out Robert Griffin III

Since Philip Rivers became the Chargers’ starting quarterback, whoever has served as his backup has had one of the NFL’s most predictable jobs. You stand, on the sideline, probably in an officially licensed ball cap, maybe signaling in plays, maybe holding the ball on extra points and field goals....
07-25 02:28:20am
LATimes

MLB: Braves’ Jaime Garcia traded to Twins

Hoping to bolster their rotation for a playoff run, the Minnesota Twins on Monday acquired left-hander Jaime Garcia, along with catcher Anthony Recker and cash considerations, from the Atlanta Braves for minor league right-hander Huascar Ynoa. The 31-year-old Garcia is 66-52 with a 3.65 ERA and...
07-25 02:28:20am
MSNBC

Trump talks politics with Boy Scouts amid...

President Trump discussed his election victory, the media and the so-called War on Christmas while addressing 30,000 Boy Scouts in West Virginia. Ashley Parker, Vivian Salama and Eli Stokols weigh in.
07-25 02:28:20am
WSJ

Can Republicans Govern?

Some Senators want to talk forever about health care. Time for a vote.
07-25 02:28:20am
WSJ

Farewell, Charlie Gard

State to his parents: How dare you look for a second opinion.
07-25 02:28:20am
WSJ

The Kushner Statement

The President’s son-in-law sets a disclosure example on Russia.
07-25 02:28:20am
WSJ

Mueller Is Trumping Congress

Special prosecutors corrupt; independent counsels corrupt absolutely.
07-25 02:28:20am
WSJ

Cops and Robbers, All Rolled Into One

Law-enforcement agencies seize billions a year without filing charges. Even burglars take less.
07-25 02:28:20am
Forbes

7 Travel Destinations Where Your Dollar Is Becoming More Valuable

In a report launched on July 12, RewardExpert.com tracks the countries that have the greatest increase of value for money.
07-25 02:28:20am
BusinessInsider

Bitcoin has avoided tearing itself apart — for now

Lam Yik Fei/Getty ImagesThe world’s most popular cryptocurrency has been facing a challenging problem for several years now: it can only be used to make
07-25 02:28:20am
NYTimes

Op-Ed Contributor: This Is Not the Mooch I Know

Anthony Scaramucci on Friday during a news briefing at the White House.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYTimes

England’s Mental Health Experiment: Free Talk Therapy

At an office for Healthy Minds in High Wycombe, England, psychological well-being practitioners perform hourlong evaluations over the phone to decide what type of therapy is most appropriate for people who call asking for help.
07-25 02:28:20am
NYTimes

Grace Notes: Newspeak on the Stage, but Real Glassware at a Theater’s Bar

Billy-Grace Ward, left, and Neda Sultova sat in the Ambassador’s Lounge before a show at The Hudson Theater. The bar at the theater uses real glassware as opposed to the plastic used at many other Broadway theaters.
07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

Videos suggest Russian government may be arming Taliban

The Taliban have received improved weaponry in Afghanistan that appears to have been supplied by the Russian government, according to exclusive videos obtained by CNN, adding weight to accusations by Afghan and American officials that Moscow is arming their one-time foe in the war-torn country.
07-25 02:28:20am
USAToday

Pressure mounts to curtail surgery on intersex children

For decades, U.S. doctors have been performing surgery on intersex children before they are old enough to have a say in that decision, but that practice is now under assault
07-25 02:28:20am
Yahoo News

Twitter erupts over woman's eyebrows during Trump speech

07-25 02:28:20am
CNN

Ryan defends Mueller as Trump attacks counsel

House Speaker Paul Ryan on Monday defended special counsel Robert Mueller, who is leading the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election amid allegations by President Donald Trump that the investigation is a "witch hunt."