This Tiny Museum Fits Inside an Elevator Shaft

Mmuseumm (yes, the spelling is unusual) displays collections of small objects in a very small space. Its curator says they tell important stories.
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'Several' Americans among 290 killed in Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka

The explosions injured hundreds more in nearly simultaneous attacks at several high-end hotels and churches on Easter Sunday.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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The Incredibly Stupid Plot To Hijack a Domain By Breaking Into Its Owner's House With A Gun

CNN tells the story of 24-year-old "social media influencer" Rossi Lorathio Adams II who'd wanted his domain to be the slogan of his social media sites (which at one point had over a million followers on Snapchat, Instagram and Twitter). Unfortunately, that domain was already owned by another man in Iowa -- but Adams came up with a solution: In June 2017, Adams enlisted his cousin to break into the domain owner's home and force him to transfer it. The cousin drove to the domain owner's house an...
Tags: Godaddy, Tech, Cnn, Iowa, Adams, Snapchat Instagram, Sherman Hopkins Jr, Rossi Lorathio Adams

China’s Huawei says 1Q sales up 39%

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei said Monday its revenue rose 39% over a year earlier in the latest quarter despite U.S. pressure on allies to shun its telecom technology as a security risk. Huawei, the biggest global maker of network equipment for phone and internet companies, on Monday reported revenue of 179.7 billion […]
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'Horrific', 'cruel', 'sad': World reacts to Sri Lanka blasts

Religious and world leaders have condemned a series of blasts in Sri Lanka that killed at least 290 people on Sunday, including dozens of foreigners with British, Dutch and American citizens believed to be among them. Japan also confirmed one of its citizens was among those killed by the bombs which ripped through high-end hotels and churches holding Easter services. Pope Francis expressed his sadness over the attacks during his traditional Easter address at the Vatican.
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'Veep' imitates life

The following contains spoilers about the April 21 episode of "Veep."
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'Veep' imitates life with campaign collusion plot

After the writers of 'Veep' have lamented that they can't match the absurdity of the current news cycle, they seem to have wryly adopted the strategy that if you can't beat them, join them. (SPOILERS)
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The Playoff Buzzer: Two series headed to Game 7 after Jones, Marchand star for respective teams

Brad Marchand had three points to help the Boston Bruins force a Game 7 on Tuesday against the Toronto Maple Leafs Martin Jones made 58 saves and Tomas Hertl scored shorthanded in double overtime to also set a Game 7 date Tuesday between the San Jose Sharks and Vegas Golden Knights. The Maple Leafs had a chance to rid themselves of their demons when it comes to the Bruins. Instead, they'll have to face them head on in Game 7 for the third time in six years on Tuesday.
Tags: News, San Jose Sharks, Boston Bruins, Brad Marchand, Maple Leafs, Tomas Hertl, Jones Marchand, Toronto Maple Leafs Martin Jones

China’s Huawei says 1Q sales up 39 percent

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei says its revenue rose 39 percent over a year earlier in the latest quarter despite U.S. pressure on allies to shun its telecom and network technology as a security risk. Huawei, the biggest global maker of network equipment for phone and internet companies, on Monday reported revenue of […]
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U.S. to Clamp Down on Iranian Oil Sales, Risking Rise in Gasoline Prices

The Trump administration plans to end oil purchase waivers to five nations, notably China and India, although some officials had warned the move could hinder other priorities.
Tags: South Korea, Japan, News, China, India, Turkey, Iran, State Department, Trump, Mike, Pompeo, Oil (Petroleum) and Gasoline, United States Economy, United States Politics and Government, Donald J, United States International Relations

What a shot! 31 amazing sports photos

Take a look at 31 amazing sports photos from April 14 to April 21.
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NBA playoffs: Celtics finish sweep, Warriors and Raptors near wins

SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt breaks down the biggest story lines from Sunday's games, including the Celtics' dominant performance in the first round.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Nba, Usa Today, Celtics, Warriors and Raptors, Jeff Zillgitt

Daughter of paraglider crash victim pays tribute to 'free spirit' father

Andy Walkden died in a light aircraft crash in Southport and was last seen in a picture of him flying into the sunset [Author: Rachel McMenemy, Tiffany Lo]
Tags: UK News, Southport, Tiffany Lo, Rachel McMenemy, Andy Walkden, Rachel McMenemy Tiffany Lo

Cassidy: Winning despite "strange" issues "absolutely incredible"

Nick Cassidy says winning the opening round of the 2019 Super Formula season at Suzuka felt “absolutely incredible”, given that he was hobbled by “strange” issues all weekend.
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Liverpool transfer news: Reds now 'in control of the race to land Nicolas Pepe'

Four Premier League clubs are looking at the Lille goal machine with Inter Milan also on the striker's radar [Author: Sam Elliott]
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After guarantee, Sharks' Tomas Hertl forces Game 7 vs. Golden Knights with double-OT goal

Tomas Hertl said the Sharks would return to San Jose for Game 7, and he assured that Sunday by scoring the winner in double-overtime.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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The Best Memes of That Game of Thrones Episode Will Help You Laugh Through the Stress

Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones. If the Game of Thrones season 8 premiere was all about the reunions, then episode 2 was mostly, endearingly all Battle of Winterfell buildup. It’s clear we’re in ratcheting up territory. But that didn’t stop the world-devouring phenomenon from reliably giving us some downright hilarious memes…
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Germain stunner completes Marseille win

Marseille might have cracked under pressure at Guingamp in Ligue 1 as the home side pushed for an equalised an equaliser on Saturday. But forward Valere Germain ensured Marseille kept the pressure on third placed Lyon. He picked up Kecin Strootrman's pass and fired in his seventh Ligue 1 goal of the season off the underside of the bar.
Tags: News, Marseille, Lyon, Guingamp, Ligue, Germain, Valere Germain

Asian markets mixed in post-Easter trading

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets were mixed Monday following the Easter holiday weekend as investors looked ahead to U.S. and Japanese economic data. Benchmarks in Tokyo and Seoul gained while Shanghai retreated. Hong Kong and Sydney were closed for the holiday. On Wall Street, the benchmark Standard & Poor’s 500 index ended a shortened […]
Tags: Hong Kong, Business, News, Ap, Beijing, Nation, Shanghai, Sydney, Tokyo, Seoul, Nation & World

Hertl lifts Sharks past Vegas 2-1 in 20T to force Game 7

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tomas Hertl scored a short-handed goal 11:17 into the second overtime to lift the San Jose Sharks to a 2-1 win over the Vegas Golden Knights on Sunday night, forcing a Game 7 in their first-round playoff series. Just 31 seconds after Barclay Goodrow was called for slashing Brayden McNabb, it […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Las Vegas, San Jose Sharks, Sharks, Vegas, Tomas Hertl, Hertl, Barclay Goodrow, Brayden McNabb, Vegas Golden Knights

Turning Point: Klay Thompson's Explosive First Half

Klay Thompson lights it up for 27 points in the first half to lead the Warriors past the Clippers in Game 4.
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Live Review: At Coachella, the Gospel According to Kanye West

After a few of his most difficult years and a brief retreat from the spotlight, the rapper returned with Sunday Service — a performance of spiritual music where he rarely took center stage.
Tags: News, Kanye West, West, Gospel Music, Coachella, Kanye, Rap and Hip-Hop, Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, Easter and Holy Week

Tormund's Origin Story and Love For Brienne In 'Game of Thrones' Season 8 Episode 2

There was so much going on in Game of Thrones tonight—Jamie and Brienne! Arya and Gendry! That horrifying moment of truth between Jon and Dany!—and yet somehow, Tormund of all people might have emerged as the viral star of the night. Everybody's favorite Free Folk alumnus was out here doing the absolute most, particularly when it came to his feelings for one Brienne of Tarth. Because while everyone else in the show is quietly panicking and making preparations for the end as the Battle of Wi...
Tags: News, Jamie, Jon, Jaime, Dany, Brienne, Tormund, Brienne Arya, Battle of Winterfell

Patriots are favorites to go unbeaten the longest

With legalized gambling slowly spreading from sea to shining sea, odds will emerge for just about anything. Now that the 2019 schedule has been released, odds have been set regarding the last team to be unbeaten. Based on odds from the DraftKings Sportsbook, via Darren Rovell, the often slow-starting Patriots are surprising favorites to go unbeaten the longest, at +750 (bet $100 to win $750).
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United States: SEC Adopts Final Rule Regarding Disclosure Of Hedging By Employees, Officers And Directors - Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP

The Commission initially proposed the amendments on February 9, 2015 to implement a provision of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.
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United States: First Circuit Confirms American Pipe Tolling Does Not Apply To Successive Class Claims - Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP

The Court held that plaintiffs could not do so because American Pipe tolling applies only to a subsequently-filed individual claim, not a class action claim.
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State Department to End Sanctions Waivers for Nations Importing Iranian Oil, Sources Say

The Trump administration will not renew sanctions waivers for five countries, including China and India, when they expire on May 2
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Sri Lanka attacks: Death toll soars to 290

Police say 290 people were killed in eight bomb blasts targeting churches and luxury hotels.
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United States: SEC Issues Guidance On Director Diversity Disclosure Requirements - Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP

It is important that reporting companies understand these C&DIs and take steps to ensure compliance.
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Maren Morris, Alessia Cara Join Zedd at Coachella Weekend Two

Fan favorite Zedd brought out two of his best-known collaborators, Maren Morris and Alessia Cara, for hit singles “The Middle” and “Stay” at Coachella weekend two. The pair’s appearances and the overwhelming attendance at the German DJ’s set mark another notch in favor of Coachella’s long, and at this point, nearly complete transformation into a […]
Tags: News, Coachella, Zedd, Alessia Cara, Maren Morris, Maren Morris Alessia Cara Join Zedd

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