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How do you know the Earth isn't flat?

It sure feels flat, right? (Life Noggin)
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Defense, technology companies lead US stocks higher

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are higher Monday as the market bounces back from a turbulent week. Defense contractors are making gains and technology and consumer-focused companies are also rising. Ford is up after it replaced CEO Mark Fields, while chemicals maker Huntsman is rising after it agreed to combine with Swiss competitor Clariant. […]
Tags: Business, New York, News, US, Markets, Ford, HUNTSMAN, Clariant, Nation & World


H.R. Owen Introduces Exclusive Rolls-Royce Dawn Mayfair Edition

Looking for a one-of-a-kind convertible and enjoy driving on the left side of the road? Get over to London luxury car dealer H.R. Owen, which has commissioned this exclusive Rolls-Royce Dawn, dubbed Mayfair Edition. The one of one model celebrates the company’s 85 years of business and can be seen at its Berkeley Square showroom. Probably the most interesting feature on this Berwick Bronze-painted Dawn is its copper dashboard—a first for the model. Copper is also used to highlight the audio s...
Tags: London, News, Mayfair, Goodwood, Dawn, Rolls Royce, Berkeley Square, Owen, Royce Dawn, Rolls Royce Motor Cars London, Berwick Bronze, Arctic White, Claus Andersen, Mayfair Dawn, Royce Dawn Mayfair


Fantasy: Does Marshall hurt OBJ's value? (Yahoo Sports)

Odell Beckham is ranked among the top three wideouts on most boards, but should that be the case? Yahoo fanalysts Brad Evans and Liz Loza offer their takes.
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Donald Trump Calls People Behind Ariana Grande Concert Attack “Evil Losers”

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday called the people behind the bombing at an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England "evil losers in life." … More »
Tags: Music, News, Ariana Grande, Donald Trump, MANCHESTER England, Manchester Arena


Ticket checker on the Minneapolis metro thinks he's an immigration cop

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i2s-R4v8wiY A transit officer in Minneapolis, whose main job is to ask "Tickets, please!", was filmed May 14 wanting "Papers, please!". The video posted on Facebook on May 20 has over 1 million views. In the clip, the officer asks the man, “Do you have a state ID?” The man appears to shake his head no. “Are you here illegally?” the officer asks next. Morales then intervenes and asks the officer, “Are you guys authorized to act as immigration police?” “No...
Tags: Facebook, Post, News, Law, Minneapolis, Cops, Immigration, Papers Please, Metro, Morales, Metro Transit Police Department, John Harrington, Metro Transit Police


Mariners bring back catcher Mike Zunino, reliever Emilio Pagan from Class AAA Tacoma

First baseman Daniel Vogelbach, catcher Tuffy Gosewisch and pitcher Chris Heston were optioned back to Tacoma.
Tags: News, Sports, Tacoma, Mariners, Chris Heston, Mike Zunino, Daniel Vogelbach, Tuffy Gosewisch, Emilio Pagan


Stephen King calls Islamic State ‘rogue cult’ on Twitter

BANGOR, Maine (AP) — Horror author Stephen King says Islamic State is a “rogue cult” and that the group’s bombings will eventually lead to its undoing. King made the comments via his Twitter account on Tuesday morning in the aftermath of a suicide bombing attack at an Ariana Grande show on Monday night that left […]
Tags: Books, News, Islamic State, Stephen King, World, Ariana Grande, King, Bangor, Maine AP, Nation & World


That Amazing Moment When 82 Chibok Girls And Families Reunited

On Saturday, jubilant families were reunited with the daughters who'd been held captive by Boko Haram for three years.(Image credit: Ofeibea Quist-Arcton/NPR)
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PBS airing live nature special from Alaska this summer

NEW YORK (AP) — PBS is collaborating with the BBC on a special live event this summer where cameras will try to catch bears, wolves, eagles and other wildlife in their natural habitat in Alaska. “Wild Alaska Live” will air over three nights on PBS on July 23, 26 and 30. Cameras placed in the […]
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19 Dead, 50 Injured In “Terrorist Incident” At Ariana Grande Concert

Several people have died following an explosion Monday night at an Ariana Grande concert in northern England, police and witnesses said. The singer was not injured, according to a representative. There were no immediate details of what happened during the concert by the American singer, but witnesses reported hearing two loud bangs coming from near … More »
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Virginia Food Bank Aims To Tackle Root Causes Of Hunger

A food bank in Roanoke, Virginia, is working with local community members, health care providers and other nonprofits to address a range of issues.
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Manchester Police Hunt For Answers In Concert Attack

Host David Greene speaks with Guardian reporter Vikram Dodd about Monday night's attack in Manchester, England. At least 22 people died — including the attacker — and more than 50 were injured.
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Smith & Wesson Now Shipping M&P45 M2.0 Pistols

All of you guys and gals out there that think that all defensive calibers start with a four and end with a five can rejoice because Smith & Wesson is now shipping M&P45 M2.0 pistols! The evolution of the original M&P45 is now hitting stores in both the flat dark earth color as well as […] Read More … The post Smith & Wesson Now Shipping M&P45 M2.0 Pistols appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Prosecutors: Investigator tried to get Trump tax returns

A private investigator in Louisiana unsuccessfully tried to obtain President Donald Trump’s federal tax returns through a government website, and “even sounded proud of what he had done,” authorities said. Jordan Hamlett was charged with misrepresenting his Social Security number in the effort, prosecutors said. He is accused of using a computer application on a […]
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Man who admitted setting 2 people on fire faces murder count

WHITE MARSH, Md. (AP) — A Maryland man who pleaded guilty to assault after setting two men on fire more than a year ago now faces a murder charge in the case. Baltimore County police say 29-year-old Christopher Harrison Jr. set 25-year-old Shawn Scarinzi and 22-year-old David Campbell on fire after a fight in December […]
Tags: News, Maryland, Ap, Baltimore County, David Campbell, Nation & World, WHITE MARSH Md, Christopher Harrison Jr, Shawn Scarinzi


Cokie Roberts Answers Your Questions About Special Prosecutors

In the #AskCokie segment, commentator Cokie Roberts answers listener questions about the history of special prosecutors, and how they are different from special counsels.
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LA Health Clinic 'A Microcosm' Of Fears About Trump Administration Policies

President Trump’s push to repeal the Affordable Care Act and crack down on illegal immigration has many worried.
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Replacing beef with beans would dramatically slash greenhouse gasses

if Americans swapped beef for beans, the US would immediately realize 50 to 75 percent of its emissions reduction targets.
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Abbas adviser says Trump visit could reopen path to talks

BETHLEHEM, West Bank (AP) — A senior Palestinian official says he expects President Donald Trump’s visit to the Holy Land to reopen a path toward resuming long-stalled Israeli-Palestinian negotiations. Trump is meeting Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday in the West Bank’s biblical city of Bethlehem. Trump has said he wants to broker a deal […]
Tags: News, West Bank, Mahmoud Abbas, Donald Trump, Trump, Abbas, BETHLEHEM West Bank, Nation & World, Nation & World Politics, Bethlehem Trump


Warriors ready for third straight NBA Finals appearance

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kevin Durant does not need to be told that Golden State should have a muted celebration after winning the Western Conference Finals. Durant is fully aware a tough challenge waits for them. It’s why Durant signed with the Warriors and why Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green embraced him at […]
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Shoulder-mounted GoPro stops Iraqi sniper's bullet

Journalist Ammar Alwaely was filming with a colleague when a bullet tore through his shoulder-mounted GoPro, deflecting it from tearing through him. Contains plenty of NSFW swearing, which seems entirely appropriate. (more…)
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Idea seeing large number of users returning with dual Jio SIM: MD Himanshu Kapania

During a recent analyst call, Idea Cellular’s MD & Director Himanshu Kapania said that a “large number of users” that opted to own a second Jio SIM are returning back to it to use voice and data services. “So the present — the 4G operator (Jio) has started to charge for their services, and there is equilibrium that is getting established…We are able to take certain premium because the voice quality that we offer…is better because of its fallback available on 3G and 2G. So with this, what we are...
Tags: Travel, Mobile, News, Telecom, Idea, Jio, Himanshu Kapania, Idea Cellular, Kapania, Value Added Services, Earnings-Mar17, Kapania Kapania, Jioa


A Message To Inspire Women To Lead: Own Your Awesome

Longtime U.S. women's soccer team star Julie Foudy says the things she learned on the field aren't so much about winning as about how women can unleash their inner force and stand up for something.(Image credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)
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Review: ‘Twin Peaks’ returns to TV, frozen in time

Did the first two episodes of the David Lynch series live up to expectations?
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‘He’s human’: Cavs coach defends LeBron after ‘weird’ loss

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio (AP) — LeBron James was nowhere to be seen, staying behind the scenes, keeping a low profile. Just as he did in Game 3. James did not address the media Monday, hours after one of the worst postseason games of his career, an 11-point, six-turnover, head-scratching atrocity in a 111-108 loss to the […]
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Britain installs world's largest wind turbines in new offshore wind farm

The huge turbines are taller than London's Gherkin skyscraper.
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Magical wintry landscapes shows what fairytales are made of (video)

Castles, frozen lakes and steam trains in the snowy forest star in this stunning 97-second drone film.
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Sodexo teams up with Zeta to offer employee benefits via cards

Sodexo Benefits and Rewards India, which provides meal cards, meal vouchers for corporate sector employees, has announced a partnership with Zeta, a fintech start-up which deals with digitised employee benefits, rewards and expense management. The duo have teamed up to offer a range of employee benefits to all its corporate clients. The partnership will allow Zeta’s … Continue reading "Sodexo teams up with Zeta to offer employee benefits via cards"
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White House Budget For 2018: Read The Full Plan

President Trump released his budget on Tuesday, which proposes deep cuts to federal safety nets, like food stamps. The plan builds off of the blueprint that the White House distributed in March.(Image credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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