Italy prosecutor orders disembarkation of people on rescue ship

45 seconds ago   |   Al Jazeera

The Open Arms vessel has been stranded off the coast of the Italian island of Lampedusa for six days.
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FogCam Is Signing Off in San Francisco

45 seconds ago   |   NY Times

Long before streaming video, it captured images of campus life every 20 seconds. The quirky project, believed to be the longest-running public webcam, will shut down at the end...
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No, Facebook Is Not Secretly Listening to You

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Trump says he's 'thinking about' a payroll tax cut - a day after the White House denies it

46 seconds ago   |   CNBC

Trump said he has "been thinking about payroll taxes for a long time" - and he cautioned that "whether or not we do something now, it's not being done because of recession."
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Trump may back off plan for foreign aid cuts, to decide within week

2 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he was considering scaling back an effort that could have cut billions of dollars in foreign aid and would decide on...
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Trump insists US now has 'strong background checks' for guns

2 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is insisting the U.S. already has "very, very strong background checks" for gun purchases and is noting many of his supporters "are strong...
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Trump says lower interest rates key to economy

2 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump says his administration is a looking at tax cut proposals but not as a response to a potential recession. He says, "I'm looking at that all...
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NFL rumors: Patriots WR Demaryius Thomas activated from PUP list

2 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet   |   2 articles

FOXBORO For the second straight day, the Patriots got a big-name receiver back out at practice and in uniform. UPDATE (Tuesday, Aug. 20 at 3:59 p.m.
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Jimmy Garoppolo or Jarrett Stidham: Who would you prefer as Tom Brady's heir apparent?

Jimmy Garoppolo or Jarrett Stidham: Who would you prefer as Tom Brady's heir apparent?

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Trump thinks gay Republican support excuses his anti-LGBTQ policies

2 minutes ago   |   Think Progress

During a press gaggle Tuesday, President Donald Trump took a question from The Washington Blade's Chris Johnson, who has long been a member of the White House press pool...
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Shake Shack, Church's Chicken, and Wendy's join the battle between Popeyes...

Shake Shack, Church's Chicken, and Wendy's join the battle between Popeyes and Chick-fil-A over the superior chicken sandwich

Popeyes' new chicken sandwich kicked off a Twitter battle between fast-food brands . Chick-fil-A, Wendy's, Shake Shack, and Church's Chicken have taken to Twitter to defend the... Read more ...

Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

Report: Jeffrey Epstein signed a will 2 days before death

Court papers list assets of about $577 million. Read more ...

US airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day weekend

US airlines expect record crowds over Labor Day weekend

The trade group Airlines for America forecast Tuesday that 17.5 million passengers will fly on US carriers between Aug. 28 and Sept. 3. That would be 2.5 million passengers a... Read more ...

Lakers free agency rumors: L.A. planning workouts for Dwight Howard, Joakim Noah

Lakers free agency rumors: L.A. planning workouts for Dwight Howard, Joakim Noah

Mo Speights will also work out for the team this week in Los Angeles, and Marcin Gortat is being considered as well. Read more ...

Baker Mayfield trashes Daniel Jones as a loser

Baker Mayfield trashes Daniel Jones as a loser

Baker Mayfield has joined the long list of Daniel Jones haters. The Browns quarterback ripped the Giants' decision to take Jones with the No. 6 pick in the NFL draft during a... Read more ...

Antonio Brown joins Raiders walkthrough without helmet

Antonio Brown joins Raiders walkthrough without helmet

ALAMEDA, Calif. - Star receiver Antonio Brown was back on the field for the Oakland Raiders on Tuesday after missing the previous practice as part of his dispute with the... Read more ...

Letitia James sues to block Trump's green card changes

Letitia James sues to block Trump's green card changes

New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a federal lawsuit against the Trump Administration on Tuesday, challenging a rules change that makes it easier to deny green cards... Read more ...

Former HUD secretary Julián Castro qualifies for next Democratic debate

Former HUD secretary Julián Castro qualifies for next Democratic debate

Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro has made the cut for September's third round of Democratic primary debates, meeting polling and fundraising... Read more ...

Wendy Anderson, wife of Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson, dies following...

Wendy Anderson, wife of Arkansas State coach Blake Anderson, dies following cancer battle

Wendy Anderson died Tuesday morning after a battle with cancer. She was diagnosed in 2017. Read more ...

Jeffrey Epstein Signed Will Two Days Before Suicide, Records Show

Jeffrey Epstein Signed Will Two Days Before Suicide, Records Show

The existence of the will, first reported by the New York Post, raised new questions about Epstein's final days. Read more ...